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05-Wilson Lauck Shotwell

Birth: 27 Jun 1850, VA

Death: 19 Jan 1927, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO- age 76

Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery

Mother: Judith S Garriott

Spouse: Kate Lee MILLER

Birth: 17 Jul 1857, MO

Death: 21 Jul 1943, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO- age 86

Burial: bur. Forest Hill Cemetery

     CHILDREN: Wilson and Kate had 5 children: [census]
06----BERTHA SHOTWELL [b. Mar 1884, VA];
06----FLORENCE L SHOTWELL [b. Sep 1890, MO];
06----RUTH W SHOTWELL [b. May 1892, MO];
06----MILLER ETHELBERT SHOTWELL [b. 13 Aug 1894, MO; d. Feb 1978- age 83, bur. Memorial Park Cemetery], registered for WW1 military draft, medium height and build, Brown eyes, black hair- with wife and 9 month old child, SSN: 494-40-2727/MO, m. Amy LaRene SWAIN [b. 29 Dec 1903, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO; d. 17 Sep 1949, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO- age 45, bur. Green Lawn Cemetery], had two children: (Karen Pella)
     07----WILLIAM SHOTWELL; and
     07----MARY ALICE SHOTWELL [b. 20 Jun 1918, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO; d. 6 Apr 2001, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO- age 82, bur. Forest Hill Cemetery], m. Harold Eugene BURRY [b. 10 Apr 1914, Adrian, Bates Co, MO; d. 6 Apr 2002, Lees Summit, Jackson Co, MO- age 87, bur. Memorial Park Cemetery]; (obituaries)​
     Miller m. 2nd Amy LaRene SWAIN [b. 29 Dec 1903, Jackson Co, MO; d. 17 Sep 1949, Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO- age 45, bur. Green Lawn Cemetery], had four children (Karen Pella) (2 listed-census) ; 
     07----NORMA L SHOTWELL [b. about 1925, MO]; and
     07----DONALD M SHOTWELL [b. 16 Aug 1927, KS; d. 24 Feb 1977- age 49, bur. Liberty Baptist Cemetery], FT1, US Navy- Korea;
06----HAROLD WAYLAND SHOTWELL [b. Jun 1899, MO].


​     1880  Kansas City, Jackson Co, MO census: has Wilson L Shotwell 27, b. VA, single, a Miller, in household of Benj F Freeland;
     1900 Kansas City Ward 11, Jackson Co, MO census: has Wilson L Shotwell 50, b. VA, Bookkeeper; Kate Shotwell 42, b. MO (7 children-5 living); Bertha Shotwell 16, b. VA; Florence Shotwell 9, b. MO; Ruth Shotwell 8, b. MO; Milles Shotwell 5, b. MO; Henry W Shotwell 11/12, b. MO; and Billie Miller 65, b. VA (Mother-in-Law)(3 children-2 living).

     1910 Kansas City Ward 5, Jackson Co, MO census: has Wilson L Shotwell 60, b. VA, Salesman-Flour Mills; Kate L Shotwell 53, b. MO (7 children-4 living); Florence L Shotwell 19, b. MO, Clerk-Telephone Co; Ruth W Shotwell 17, b. MO; Ethelbert M Shotwell 15, b. MO; Harold W Shotwell 10, b. MO; and Betty Miller 74, b. VA (Mother-in-Law, Widow)(3 children-2 living).
     1920 Kansas City Ward 4, Jackson Co, MO census: has (all but Wilson b. MO) Wilson Shotwell 69, b. VA, Salesman-Flour Mill; Kate L Shotwell 62; Ruth C Steel 26; Frank V Steel 25, Cleaner-Clothing (Son-in-Law); Virginie L Steel 2-6/12 (Granddaughter); Robert J Steel 4/12 (Grandson); Harold Shotwell 20, Cleaner-Clothing; Miller Shotwell 25, Clerk-Grocery; William Shotwell 3-4/12 (Grandson); Mary A Shotwell 1-4/12 (Granddaughter); and Ruth Beasley 2/12 (Daughter?).​
     1930 Kansas City, Wyandotte Co, KS census: 
has Miller Shotwell 35, b. MO, Mail Carrier-US Government; La Rene Shotwell 26, b. KS; Norma L Shotwell 5, b. MO; and Donald M Shotwell 2-7/12, b. KS.