The Shemwell Family

Samuel Franklin ShemwellAge: 78 years18891968

Samuel Franklin Shemwell
Given names
Samuel Franklin
Birth September 11, 1889 21
Marriage of a parentHenry Isaac ShamwellEliza Ann “Liza” BurkhartView this family
Type: Civil marriage
August 30, 1896 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-sisterEva Lilly Shamwell
May 29, 1898 (Age 8 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a half-brotherHenry Elmer Shamwell
August 1, 1903 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherBarney S Shamwell
June 21, 1905 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-sisterGrace May Shamwell
1909 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Thomas “Tom” Shamwell
October 23, 1909 (Age 20 years)
MarriageOnie PhillipsView this family
January 18, 1911 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
Robert Earl Shemwell
October 6, 1911 (Age 22 years)
MarriageFrances Ellen “Fannie” HeflinView this family
November 1915 (Age 26 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherMildred Elizabeth “Millie” Armstrong
February 16, 1917 (Age 27 years)
Cause: Heart Failure
Birth of a daughter
George Almeda Shemwell
July 13, 1919 (Age 29 years)
Census January 1, 1920 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
Genie Franklin “Gene” Shemwell
August 16, 1922 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
Frances Rebecca Shemwell
November 22, 1929 (Age 40 years)
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Onie Louise Shemwell
May 28, 1935 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
Earl Raybon Shemwell
August 19, 1936 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Daisy Mae Shemwell
October 18, 1937 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Joyce Imogene Shemwell
April 3, 1940 (Age 50 years)
Census May 3, 1940 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Anna Ruth Shemwell
March 31, 1941 (Age 51 years)
Death of a granddaughterAnna Ruth Shemwell
March 31, 1941 (Age 51 years)
Death of a fatherHenry Isaac Shamwell
July 3, 1943 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
Charles Franklin “Charlie” Shemwell
August 16, 1943 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
Genie Randal Shemwell
September 20, 1945 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Brenda Faye Shemwell
November 13, 1945 (Age 56 years)
Death of a grandsonGenie Randal Shemwell
March 18, 1947 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
Donald Franklin Shemwell
December 12, 1948 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
Nancy Marie Shemwell
April 6, 1949 (Age 59 years)
Census April 14, 1950 (Age 60 years)
Death of a half-brotherBarney S Shamwell
February 25, 1955 (Age 65 years)
Death of a granddaughterDaisy Mae Shemwell
March 24, 1956 (Age 66 years)
Death of a wifeOnie Phillips
November 14, 1958 (Age 69 years)
Death of a wifeFrances Ellen “Fannie” Heflin
November 10, 1959 (Age 70 years)
Death of a grandsonDonald Franklin Shemwell
June 22, 1967 (Age 77 years)
Cause: Drowning
Death February 23, 1968 (Age 78 years)

Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Smith Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 11, 1888Stewart, Tennessee, United States
10 months
Father’s family with Eliza Ann “Liza” Burkhart - View this family
Marriage: August 30, 1896Stewart, Tennessee, United States
21 months
5 years
Henry Elmer Shamwell
Birth: August 1, 1903 35 37Kentucky, United States
Death: June 6, 1982Ashland City, Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
23 months
5 years
10 months
Family with Onie Phillips - View this family
Onie Phillips
Birth: December 28, 1894Tennessee, United States
Death: November 14, 1958Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: January 18, 1911Stewart, Tennessee, United States
9 months
Family with Frances Ellen “Fannie” Heflin - View this family
Marriage: November 1915
4 years
George Almeda Shemwell
Birth: July 13, 1919 29 34Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 10, 2007Erin, Houston, Tennessee, United States
3 years
Genie Franklin “Gene” Shemwell
Birth: August 16, 1922 32 37Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 3, 2001Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
7 years
Frances Rebecca Shemwell
Birth: November 22, 1929 40 45Big Rock, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 12, 2004Almo, Calloway, Kentucky, United States
Wilton Rufus Wallace + Frances Ellen “Fannie” Heflin - View this family
wife’s husband
6 years

Samuel Franklin Shemwell has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Henry Isaac Shemwell - Household

Dist. 3 Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Henry ShemwellheadWMOct 186732M3--KYTNKYFarmer
Eliza A ShemwellwifeWFJan 186634M321TNTNKY
Samuel ShemwellsonWMSep 188910S---TNKYTNFarm labor
Eva L ShemwelldaughterWFMay 18982S---TNKYTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Franklin Shemwell - Household

Dist. 1 Enum Dist 189 Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Samuel F ShemwellHeadMW30MTNKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Frances E ShemwellwifeFW35MTNTNAL
Gustie P. ShemwelldaughterFW9STNTNTN
Georgia A ShemwelldaughterFW5mSTNTNTN

Notes: Big Rock Rd.-Bumpus Mills Rd.

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Franklin Shemwell - Household

Dover Road Stewart, Tennessee, United States

Frank ShemwellheadMW40M27TNTNTNFarmerGeneral farm
Annie ShemwellwifeFW45M25TNTNTN
Earl ShemwellsonMW18S-TNTNTNFarmerGeneral farm
Almetie ShemwelldaughterFW10S-TNTNTN
Gennie ShemwellsonMW7S-TNTNTN
Rebecca ShemwelldaughterFW4mS-UNKTNTN
Pauline Wallacestep-daughterFW20S-TNTNTN

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Franklin Shemwell - Household

Stewart, Tennessee

Shemwell, FrankheadMW49MTNFarmerOn farm
Shemwell, FanniewifeFW52MTN
Shemwell, GeniesonMW16STN
Shemwell, AlmetadaughterFW10STN

Last daughter should have been Rebecca not Almeta

Census1950 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Franklin Shemwell - Household

Big Rock Dyer Creek Road Stewart, Tennessee

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondBPNatDoing last weekHours WorkedOccupationIndustryClass
Shemwell, S FheadMW60MarTNFarm WorkFarm
Shemwell, Frances EllenwifeFW65MarTN
Shemwell, RebeccadaughterFW20NevTN

Source: "The Stewart-Houston Times" Newspaper, a bi-county newspaper for both Stewart County and Houston County in Tennessee. Date of Newspaper: Wednesday, March 6, 1968 Page: Front Page Name: Samuel Franklin Shemwell Age: 78 Born: No date, born in Stewart County, Tennessee Died: February 23, 1968 at Clarksville Memorial Hospital in Montgomery County, Tennessee Funeral: February 25, 1968 with Milligan Funeral Home in Stewart County, Tennessee Burial: Smith Cemetery in Stewart County, Tennessee Parents: Henry Shemwell and Rebecca (Kennedy) Shemwell Surviving Spouse: Not Listed Surviving Children: Earl Shemwell, Gennie Shemwell, Mrs. William Harp, Mrs. Robert Pruitt Surviving Siblings: Elmer Shemwell, Tom Shemwell, Mrs. Ellis Hester, Mrs. Grace Sinllins