The Shemwell Family

Lucy Katherine CarterAge: 84 years18831968

Name
Lucy Katherine Carter
Given names
Lucy Katherine
Surname
Carter
Married name
Lucy Katherine Durham
Birth August 12, 1883 31 30
Death of a paternal grandfatherAllen Eaton Carter
February 1892 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 14 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
Death of a paternal grandmotherCatherine C “Katie” McMillan
October 20, 1898 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a son
#1Clarence R Durham
calculated 1903 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Zady Ruth Durham
calculated 1905 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#3Henry Lurton Durham
calculated 1907 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#4Husie E Durham
calculated 1909 (Age 25 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 32 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 33 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 34 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/
Census January 16, 1920 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 46 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
Death of a brotherHenry Eaton Carter
February 20, 1930 (Age 46 years)
Census April 15, 1930 (Age 46 years)
Death of a fatherHugh Lawrence Carter
August 19, 1931 (Age 48 years)
Death of a motherMartha Jane Hatton
March 27, 1938 (Age 54 years)
Census May 22, 1940 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 58 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 66 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a husbandRobert Calvin Durham
November 29, 1965 (Age 82 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 62 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death June 26, 1968 (Age 84 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Durham Cemetery
Last change November 13, 201618:01:39

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Hugh Lawrence Carter
Birth: June 10, 1852 38 39Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 19, 1931Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
mother
Marriage: January 26, 1873Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
3 years
elder brother
William Carter
Birth: calculated 1875 22 22Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death:
5 years
elder brother
Henry Eaton Carter
Birth: October 9, 1879 27 26Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 20, 1930Waverly, Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
4 years
herself
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husband
herself
son
Clarence R Durham
Birth: calculated 1903 26 19Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death:
3 years
daughter
Zady Ruth Durham
Birth: calculated 1905 28 21Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death:
3 years
son
Henry Lurton Durham
Birth: calculated 1907 30 23Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death:
3 years
son
Husie E Durham
Birth: calculated 1909 32 25Humphreys, Tennessee, United States
Death:
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Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Robert Calvin Durham - Household

Turkey Creek Rd. Humphries, Tennessee

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Robert Calvin DurhamheadMW34M19TNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Lucy Katherine CarterwifeFW27M1944TNTNTN
Clarence R DurhamsonMW7STNTNTN
Zady R DurhamdaughterFW5STNTNTN
Lurt H DurhamsonMW3STNTNTN
Husie E DurhamsonMW1-8mSTNTNTN