The Shemwell Family

Sarah Permelia SherrodAge: 68 years18711940

Name
Sarah Permelia Sherrod
Given names
Sarah Permelia
Surname
Sherrod
Married name
Sarah Permelia Shemwell
Birth November 19, 1871 28 24
Birth of a sisterFrancis C Sherrod
June 5, 1873 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth “Lizzie” Sherrod
about 1877 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a brotherJames Samuel T Sherrod
January 22, 1880 (Age 8 years)
Census June 18, 1880 (Age 8 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherSamuel Shemwell
August 28, 1881 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherHorace Drake Sherrod
September 5, 1885 (Age 13 years)
MarriageWiley “Buck” ShemwellView this family
January 31, 1888 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Noble John Shemwell
August 3, 1889 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherNorwood Auston Sherrod
August 7, 1889 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Delia P Shemwell
October 30, 1890 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#3Melvin M Shemwell
February 8, 1893 (Age 21 years)
Death of a sonMelvin M Shemwell
March 3, 1893 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Mary Betty Shemwell
February 8, 1896 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Etta Mae Shemwell
August 29, 1900 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Rose H “Rosie” Shemwell
January 11, 1903 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Laurene Carrie Shemwell
January 8, 1906 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#8Finis N Shemwell
February 22, 1907 (Age 35 years)
Census May 5, 1910 (Age 38 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherPermelia Belinda Rickman
September 30, 1910 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Alpha Lee “Alfie” Shemwell
September 28, 1911 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a childWalter Jackson WhiteMary Betty ShemwellView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 24, 1912 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Alma Marie Shemwell
July 6, 1913 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Myrtie Mae White
June 9, 1914 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4John Wiley White
August 6, 1915 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Thomas Thurman Shemwell
March 13, 1916 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Roy Jackson “R J” White
September 10, 1916 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Marriage of a childMilburn Coy DorrisEtta Mae ShemwellView this family
December 24, 1917 (Age 46 years)

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 45 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 46 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/
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Sarah Elizabeth Shemwell
January 6, 1919 (Age 47 years)
Death of a fatherFinis Washington Sherrod
April 30, 1919 (Age 47 years)
Census January 19, 1920 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Charles B Dorris
July 22, 1922 (Age 50 years)

Death of a grandsonCharles B Dorris
February 15, 1923 (Age 51 years)

Death of a granddaughterAlma Marie Shemwell
November 11, 1923 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a granddaughterAlma Marie Shemwell
1923 (Age 51 years)
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Death of a motherElizabeth Jane “Bettie” Shemwell
August 16, 1924 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Helen Lee Phillips
1925 (Age 53 years)

Birth of a grandson
#10Paul Shemwell Phillips
1927 (Age 55 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#11Betty Jean Shemwell
March 20, 1928 (Age 56 years)
Death of a daughterEtta Mae Shemwell
May 20, 1928 (Age 56 years)

Burial of a daughterEtta Mae Shemwell
1928 (Age 56 years)
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 57 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
Birth of a grandson
#12Robert C Phillips
1930 (Age 58 years)

Census April 1, 1930 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13Wanda Marie Shemwell
August 14, 1930 (Age 58 years)
Death of a granddaughterHelen Lee Phillips
1930 (Age 58 years)

Death of a sisterNannie H Sherrod
March 15, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Cause: myocarditis; nephritis; ruptured cerebral artery followed cardio block
Burial of a sisterNannie H Sherrod
March 17, 1934 (Age 62 years)
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Census April 23, 1940 (Age 68 years)
Death May 8, 1940 (Age 68 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Gant Cemetery
Last change February 24, 201809:54:14

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 2, 1866Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder sister
3 years
herself
19 months
younger sister
Francis C Sherrod
Birth: June 5, 1873 29 25Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 23, 1946Logan, Kentucky, United States
5 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
Horace Drake Sherrod
Birth: September 5, 1885 42 37Kentucky, United States
Death: February 13, 1960Logan, Kentucky, United States
4 years
younger brother
Norwood Auston Sherrod
Birth: August 7, 1889 45 41Kentucky, United States
Death: August 16, 1941Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
Family with Wiley “Buck” Shemwell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 31, 1888Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
18 months
son
15 months
daughter
Delia P Shemwell
Birth: October 30, 1890 21 18Kentucky, United States
Death: July 11, 1976Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States
2 years
son
Melvin M Shemwell
Birth: February 8, 1893 23 21Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 3, 1893Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
daughter
5 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
Rose H “Rosie” Shemwell
Birth: January 11, 1903 33 31Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 24, 1984
3 years
daughter
13 months
son
Finis N Shemwell
Birth: February 22, 1907 37 35Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 2, 2004Kettering, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
Wiley “Buck” Shemwell + Ollie Ann Hildabrand - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Ollie Ann Hildabrand
Birth: June 8, 1878 26 23Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 6, 1967Logan, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: after 1948

Sarah Permelia Sherrod has 17 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Finis Washington Sherrod - Household

Sharon, Todd, KY

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Finis W SherrodWM39headMFarmerKYKYSC
Betty J SherrodWF35wifeMKeeping HouseKYKYTN
Nannie H SherrodWF11daughterSKYKYKY
Permelia SherrodWF8daughterSKYKYKY
Francis G SherrodWF6daughterSKYKYKY
Lizzie C SherrodWF3daughterSKYKYKY
James S T SherrodWM4mJansonSKYKYKY

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Wiley Shemwell - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Ky.

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupationMnsUEduEng?Home
Wiley ShemwellheadWMOct 186930S11--KYKYKYTeamster
Sarah P SherrodwifeWFNov 187128M1143KYKYKY
Noble J ShemwellsonWMAug 188910S---KYKYKYFarm laborer
Delia P ShemwelldaughterWFNov 18909S---KYKYKY
Mary B ShemwelldaughterWFFeb 18964S---KYKYKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Wiley “Buck” Shemwell - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Kentucky

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Shemwell, WileyheadMW40M122KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, Sarah PwifeFW38M12287KYKYKY
Shemwell, Noble JsonMW20SKYKYKYFarm laborerHome farm
Shemwell, Mary BdaughterFW14SKYKYKY
Shemwell, Etta MdaughterFW9SKYKYKY
Shemwell, Rosie HdaughterFW7SKYKYKY
Shemwell, Laurene CdaughterFW4SKYKYKY
Shemwell, Finis NsonMW3SKYKYKY
Tabb, Lesliehired handMWSKYKYKYFarm handWorking out

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Wiley “Buck” Shemwell - Household

Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Shemwell, WileyheadMW50MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, MealywifeFW48MKYKYKY
Shemwell, RosadaughterFW17SKYKYKY
Shemwell, LaurenedaughterFW14SKYKYKY
Shemwell, FinissonMW12SKYKYKY
Moore, NoraboarderFW26DKYKYKYSeamstressOverall Factory
Key, AgathaboarderFW5SKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Wiley “Buck” Shemwell - Household

Russellville & Greenville Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Shemwell, WileyheadMW60M18KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Shemwell, Sherrod PwifeFW58M16KYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Wiley “Buck” Shemwell - Household

Highway # 81 Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Shemwell, WileyXheadMW71MKYSame houseFarmerFarming
Shemwell, SarahwifeFW68MKYSame house