The Shemwell Family

James Roy HargisAge: 82 years18891971

Name
James Roy Hargis
Given names
James Roy
Surname
Hargis
Birth February 7, 1889 25 20
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 9 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a brotherArthur Hargis
before 1900 (Age 10 years)
MarriageEula Clyde KnottView this family
December 25, 1915 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 26 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a maternal grandmotherZerutus Doretta Morris
June 13, 1917 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 27 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 28 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 40 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a motherMary Addie Stagner
October 16, 1931 (Age 42 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Knox Polk Stagner
July 7, 1935 (Age 46 years)
Death of a fatherLonel Desmond Hargis
April 9, 1942 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 52 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 60 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a wifeEula Clyde Knott
September 30, 1966 (Age 77 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 56 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death September 5, 1971 (Age 82 years)
Last change June 26, 201923:48:19

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
Lonel Desmond Hargis
Birth: August 5, 1863Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 9, 1942Stewart, Tennessee, United States
mother
Mary Addie Stagner
Birth: September 14, 1868 24 18Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 16, 1931Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: April 9, 1885Stewart, Tennessee, United States
21 months
elder brother
Arthur Hargis
Birth: about 1886 22 17Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: before 1900Stewart, Tennessee, United States
3 years
himself
James Roy Hargis
Birth: February 7, 1889 25 20Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 5, 1971Royalton, Franklin, Illinois, United States
Family with Eula Clyde Knott - View this family
himself
James Roy Hargis
Birth: February 7, 1889 25 20Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 5, 1971Royalton, Franklin, Illinois, United States
wife
Eula Clyde Knott
Birth: October 3, 1891Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 30, 1966Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: December 25, 1915Stewart, Tennessee, United States

James Roy Hargis has 45 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (45)

Parents Joseph Clemons Ross + Maniza Jane Stagner
2Maggie Payton Ross18961918
3Sallie May Ross18981983
4Lela Vivian Ross19001933
5Joseph Samuel Ross19011987
6Edgar Free Ross19041925
7Frank Glen Ross19061992
8Reuben Gray Ross19101990
Parents William Neal Stimpson + Clementine Stagner
3Ida Irene Stimpson18981992
5Samuel Stimpson19031965
7Ruth Fay Stimpson19091993
8Joe Stimpson19111974
9Louie Stimpson19131972
Parents Ira Louis Ellis + Lucy Evelyn Stagner
1Reva E Ellis19071996
3Verna Aline Ellis19161996
5William H Ellis19211963
Parents Samuel Franklin Miles + Genevieve Lee “Jennie” Stagner
1Grady Wilson Miles19061960
3Perry Leslie Miles19081956
6Mary Ethel Miles19151916
7Infant Miles19171917
Parents James Henry Walker + Florence Lillie Stagner
4Marvin E Walker19212009
Parents John Douglas “Johnnie” Shemwell + Gracy Pearl Stagner
Parents Isaac Brandon Stagner + Annie Lee Stimson
1Morris Stagner19182001
2Gordon Stagner19211921