The Shemwell Family

Frank Glenn Shemwell

Frank Glenn ShemwellAge: 62 years18951958

Frank Glenn Shemwell
Given names
Frank Glenn
Birth March 21, 1895 51 40
Railroad employee

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 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 -
Death of a brotherInfant Shemwell
before 1900 (Age 4 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherBenjamin Franklin Shemwell
November 11, 1905 (Age 10 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Catherine Hall
November 14, 1905 (Age 10 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Cynthia Shemwell Obituary
Cynthia Shemwell Obituary

Note: The Sedalia Democrat, Sun., Nov. 14, 1905

Death of a motherSarah Permelia Shemwell
before April 1910 (Age 15 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 20 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
WW I Draft registration
between 1917 and 1918 (Age 21 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam McKenley Shemwell
November 25, 1917 (Age 22 years)
Cause: Pneumonia & Paralysis
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 21 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 22 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 -
Census January 24, 1920 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Loleta Fay Shemwell
June 7, 1923 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Juanita Mae Shemwell
October 22, 1924 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Glenna Sue Shemwell
September 1, 1926 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Sarah Francis Shemwell
October 29, 1929 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 34 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5Thomas Maurice “Tom” Shemwell
March 23, 1932 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#6Earl Glenn Shemwell
February 26, 1935 (Age 39 years)
Census April 26, 1940 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Linda June Shemwell
June 14, 1940 (Age 45 years)

Birth of a grandson
#1Edwin Phillip Whitescarver Jr.
March 5, 1942 (Age 46 years)
Death of a grandsonEdwin Phillip Whitescarver Jr.
March 5, 1942 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2William Earl “Billy” Adler
June 25, 1942 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a son
#8James McHenry “Jimmy Mac” Shemwell
July 13, 1942 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Brenda Jane Adler
June 13, 1944 (Age 49 years)
Death of a granddaughterBrenda Jane Adler
June 18, 1944 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 46 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 -
Death of a brotherJoseph Lee “Joe” Shemwell
January 21, 1948 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterAda Dell Shemwell
April 7, 1953 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 54 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 50 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. -
Death March 20, 1958 (Age 62 years)
before 1968 (9 years after death)

Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Lewisburg Cemetery
Last change February 24, 201809:54:10

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: February 10, 1873Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
7 months
elder sister
Mattie Shemwell
Birth: October 10, 1876 32 21Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1880Todd, Kentucky, United States
23 months
elder sister
Ethel Shemwell
Birth: September 1, 1878 34 23Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1880Todd, Kentucky, United States
21 months
elder brother
Infant Shemwell
Birth: May 1880 36 25Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1900Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder sister
18 months
elder sister
4 years
elder sister
Eva Mattie Shemwell
Birth: August 1889 45 34Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
3 years
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17 months
22 months
Sue Shemwell WhitescarverGlenna Sue Shemwell
Birth: September 1, 1926 31 23Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 23, 2008Blue Ash, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
3 years
Sarah Frances Shemwell Harrison 2Sarah Francis Shemwell
Birth: October 29, 1929 34 26Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 24, 2011Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
2 years
Tom Shemwell 1Thomas Maurice “Tom” Shemwell
Birth: March 23, 1932 37 28Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 21, 2012Horse Cave, Hart, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Earl Glenn Shemwell, SrEarl Glenn Shemwell
Birth: February 26, 1935 39 31Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 7, 2012Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Linda June Shemwell
Birth: June 14, 1940 45 37
Death: September 19, 2002Butler, Ohio, United States
2 years
Jimmy M. ShemwellJames McHenry “Jimmy Mac” Shemwell
Birth: July 13, 1942 47 39Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 14, 2021Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

Frank Glenn Shemwell has 78 first cousins recorded

Father's family (38)

Parents Asa W Mallott + Mary Ann Shemwell
Parents Adam Houston Richardson + Almiranda J “Allie” Shemwell
Parents James C Shemwell + Sarah Elizabeth Roley
Parents John Russell Rukes + Elphina Ella Shemwell
2Retta R Rukes18811972
3Bessie Irene Rukes18931962
Parents Hiriam Breckenridge Richardson + Nancy Elizabeth Shemwell
2Ora Lee Richardson18831971
Parents John Wilson Moorman + Rebecca Parallel “Becca” Shemwell
5Myrtle Mae Moorman18851975
7Ira Milton Moorman18891958
9Ida Ruth Moorman18951976
10Mary Ethel Moorman18981982
Parents Edward M Richardson + Virginia D “Jennie” Shemwell
2Eva Lee Richardson18851971
5Ethel M Richardson18941975
7Edith G Richardson18991910

Mother's family (40)

Parents Joseph A Shemwell + Sarah A Ralston
Parents John Andrew Harris + George Ann Shemwell
2Thomas A Harris18691871
3Samuel Taft Harris18711933
Parents Samuel Vanmeter Shemwell + Mary S Troutt
2Ruth Shemwell18931943
Parents James Lafayette Gilliam Sr. + Columbia Jane Shemwell
9Mamie J Gilliam18901893
Parents William Rastus “Raz” Harris + Mary Ann Shemwell
1Mattie V Harris18721933
2Ida Pearl Harris18751955
3Elvis Lote Harris18781965
5Inez Clyde Harris18871957
Parents William Luther Shemwell + Lucy M Gilliam
2Effie E Shemwell18801949
10Nina Pearl Shemwell19001981