The Shemwell Family

Thomas Allen ShemwellAge: 82 years18571940

Thomas Allen Shemwell
Given names
Thomas Allen
Birth December 20, 1857 57 26
Birth of a brotherJoseph Mason Shemwell
July 17, 1859 (Age 18 months)
Note: or Tennessee
Census October 5, 1860 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice M Shemwell
April 25, 1862 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMahala May “Ella” Shemwell
May 24, 1864 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherHenry Isaac Shamwell
October 14, 1867 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterAnn C Shemwell
January 15, 1869 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherAndrew Jackson Armstrong
before December 1869 (Age 11 years)

Census June 1, 1870 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterSusan Shemwell
May 12, 1871 (Age 13 years)
Death of a half-sisterClerinda Maletha Shemwell
1872 (Age 14 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElmira A McCoy
1873 (Age 15 years)
Death of a fatherThomas W Shemwell
July 20, 1877 (Age 19 years)
Death of a sisterSusan Shemwell
about 1901 (Age 43 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Demarious “Bette” Shemwell
November 20, 1907 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sisterAlice M Shemwell
November 20, 1907 (Age 49 years)
Death of a brotherJohn A Shemwell
before 1910 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterAnn C Shemwell
1910 (Age 52 years)

Death of a half-brotherWilliam H Shemwell
December 25, 1912 (Age 55 years)
Death of a motherMildred Elizabeth “Millie” Armstrong
February 16, 1917 (Age 59 years)
Cause: Heart Failure
Census January 7, 1920 (Age 62 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Mason Shemwell
May 9, 1925 (Age 67 years)
Cause: Suicide
Census April 17, 1930 (Age 72 years)
Death of a sisterMahala May “Ella” Shemwell
February 9, 1934 (Age 76 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 82 years)
Death April 22, 1940 (Age 82 years)
Note: Never Married
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Owen's Chapel Cemetery
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Marriage: January 11, 1853Stewart, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
11 months
elder brother
John A Shemwell
Birth: December 3, 1855 55 24Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1910Kentucky, United States
2 years
Thomas Allen Shemwell
Birth: December 20, 1857 57 26Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 22, 1940McCracken, Kentucky, United States
19 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Alice M Shemwell
Birth: April 25, 1862 61 30Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1907Long Hollow, Trigg, Kentucky, United States
2 years
younger sister
Mahala May “Ella” Shemwell
Birth: May 24, 1864 63 32Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 9, 1934Trigg, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger brother
15 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
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Marriage: February 5, 1835Stewart, Tennessee, United States
9 months
-3 years
William H Shemwell
Birth: August 10, 1832 32 19Tennessee, United States
Death: December 25, 1912Stewart, Tennessee, United States
6 years
23 months
20 months

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Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Thomas W. Shemwell - Household

Cadiz, Trigg, KY

T W Shemwell60MWBrickmasonKentucky, USA
M Shemwell30FWKentucky, USA
E D Shemwell7FWKentucky, USA
J A Shemwell5MWKentucky, USA
T A Shemwell3MWKentucky, USA
J Shemwell1MWKentucky, USA

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Thomas W. Shemwell - Household

Roaring Springs, Trigg, Kentucky, USA

Shemwell, Thomas W68MWBrickmasonTN
Shemwell, Milly39FWKeeping houseKY
Shemwell, Elizabeth16FWTN
Shemwell, John A14MWWorks on farmKY
Shemwell, Thomas12MWWorks on farmKY
Shemwell, Joseph10MWWorks on farmKY
Shemwell, Alice8FWKY
Shemwell, Mahala6FWKY
Shemwell, Henry E3MWKY
Shemwell, Ann1FWKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Mason Shemwell - Household

Clinton Road Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Shemwell, JamesheadMW60MKYGAKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, JosiewifeFW54MTNMSKY
Shemwell, VeradaughterFW21SKYKYTN
Shemwell, T Helder brotherMW62SKYGAKYFarmerFarm

Joseph is listed as "James" and Thomas Allen is T H. ? -b

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Mahala May “Ella” Shemwell - Household

Trigg, Kentucky

Shemwell, EllaheadFW66SKYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, Thomas Aelder brotherMW72SKYKYKYRetiredFarmer
Shemwell, LoydnephewMW20M20KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, IvaneiceFW20M20KYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Sephus Mansfield Simmons - Household

County Line Road McCracken, Ky

Simmons, Sephus MheadMW69MKYSame houseFarmerfarm
Cruse, M LethawifeFW59MKYSame house
Shemwell, Tom ALodgerMW82SKYRMcCrackenKY

Never Married