The Shemwell Family

Eileen L ShemwellAge: 79 years19242004

Eileen L Shemwell
Given names
Eileen L
Married name
Eileen L Stewart
Birth December 22, 1924 34 37
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 4 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 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Matilda Donelson
March 3, 1931 (Age 6 years)
Census April 26, 1940 (Age 15 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Elza “Bill” Shemwell
March 2, 1944 (Age 19 years)
Note: Home of Son of Carl on Estes Lane in Paducah, KY. Pa lived with my grandparents, Carl and Maude - Lenore55
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 16 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 25 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 -
Death of a motherMaude Robert Reed
1964 (Age 39 years)

Death of a fatherCarl McCoy Shemwell
July 27, 1966 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 21 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 of a husbandReginald Francis Stewart
November 19, 1977 (Age 52 years)
Death of a brotherRoscoe Randall Shemwell
October 11, 1983 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a brotherRoscoe Randall Shemwell
1983 (Age 58 years)
Cemetery: White Sulphur Cemetery
Death of a sisterCarlene Reed Shemwell
February 23, 1999 (Age 74 years)
Death March 24, 2004 (Age 79 years)
Burial 2004 (Age 79 years)
Cemetery: Arlington National Cemetery
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Marriage: February 19, 1914Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
21 months
elder sister
Carlene Reed Shemwell
Birth: December 3, 1915 25 28Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 23, 1999Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
Roscoe Randall Shemwell
Birth: January 1, 1919 28 32Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 11, 1983Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
22 months
elder brother
Merle Shannon Shemwell
Birth: November 14, 1920 29 33Oak Level, Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 7, 2010Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
4 years
Eileen L Shemwell
Birth: December 22, 1924 34 37Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 24, 2004Oklahoma City, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States
Family with Reginald Francis Stewart - View this family
Reginald Francis Stewart
Birth: October 31, 1923 47 43McCracken, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 19, 1977Johnson City, Washington, Tennessee, United States
Eileen L Shemwell
Birth: December 22, 1924 34 37Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 24, 2004Oklahoma City, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States

Eileen L Shemwell has 15 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Carl McCoy Shemwell - Household

District 4 Oak Level, Marshall Ky.

Carl McCoy ShemwellheadMW39M23KYKYKYFarmerFarm
Maude Robert ReedwifeFW42M26KYKYKY
Carlene ShemwelldaughterFW14S-KYKYKY
Roscoe Randall ShemwellsonMW11S-KYKYKY
Merle Shannon ShemwellsonMW9S-KYKYKY
Eileen L. ShemwelldaughterFW5S-KYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Carl McCoy Shemwell - Household

McCracken, Kentucky

Shemwell, Carl MheadMW49MKYSame placeCarpenterContractor
Shemwell, Maude RXwifeFW52MKYSame place
Shemwell, R RandlesonMW21MKYSame placeCarpenter
Shemwell, M ShannonsonMW19MKYSame placeFarm helper
Shemwell, Eileen LdaughterFW15SKYSame place