The Shemwell Family

Charles Claud “Charlie” RichardsonAge: 74 years18831958

Charles Claud “Charlie” Richardson
Given names
Charles Claud
Birth September 30, 1883 20 22
MarriageCarrie A MotsenbockerView this family

MarriageFairrie Idona MillerView this family

Birth of a sisterEva Lee Richardson
April 28, 1885 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a sisterRhoda Kathryn Richardson
January 1887 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Frank Richardson
August 17, 1888 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEthel M Richardson
August 1894 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherEdward M Richardson Jr.
August 1896 (Age 12 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 -
Birth of a sisterEdith G Richardson
April 1899 (Age 15 years)
Census June 13, 1900 (Age 16 years)
Address: Oklahoma Territory
Birth of a brotherHiram Emory Richardson
1901 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherGuy Reynold Richardson
July 19, 1903 (Age 19 years)
Death of a brotherEdward M Richardson Jr.
October 1905 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin Franklin Shemwell
November 11, 1905 (Age 22 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Catherine Hall
November 14, 1905 (Age 22 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Death of a sisterEdith G Richardson
before 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 -
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-
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 -
Census January 20, 1920 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Cressie Helen Richardson
November 20, 1922 (Age 39 years)
Death of a sisterRhoda Kathryn Richardson
about 1924 (Age 40 years)

Note: Presumed death prior to Nov. 1924 - Rhoda disappears before the 1930 census. Elmer remarries 11-8-1924. Their daughter is with him and new wife in 1930. -b
Birth of a son
#2Charles Claud “Charlie” Richardson Jr.
August 23, 1926 (Age 42 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 -
Census April 3, 1930 (Age 46 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Frank Richardson
December 26, 1940 (Age 57 years)
Marriage of a childArthur Myers WhartonCressie Helen RichardsonView this family
about 1944 (Age 60 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 -
Death of a motherVirginia D “Jennie” Shemwell
November 26, 1947 (Age 64 years)
Death of a fatherEdward M Richardson
December 17, 1947 (Age 64 years)
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 -
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. -
Death March 19, 1958 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: Maguire-Fairview Cemetery
Last change February 14, 201714:26:47

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 12, 1882Pettis, Missouri, United States
10 months
19 months
younger sister
21 months
younger sister
20 months
younger brother
6 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Edward M Richardson Jr.
Birth: August 1896 33 34Missouri, United States
Death: October 1905Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
younger sister
Edith G Richardson
Birth: April 1899 35 37Oklahoma, United States
Death: before 1910Oklahoma, United States
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Guy Reynold Richardson
Birth: July 19, 1903 40 41Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Death: April 2, 1973Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Family with Carrie A Motsenbocker - View this family
Family with Fairrie Idona Miller - View this family
Cressie Helen Richardson
Birth: November 20, 1922 39 28Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Death: March 25, 2003Citrus Heights, Sacramento, California, United States
4 years
Charles Claud “Charlie” Richardson Jr.
Birth: August 23, 1926 42 32Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States
Death: June 16, 1992Freedom, Santa Cruz, California, United States

Charles Claud “Charlie” Richardson has 38 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (38)

Parents William McKenley Shemwell + Sarah Permelia Shemwell
2Mattie Shemwell18761880
3Ethel Shemwell18781880
4Infant Shemwell18801900
5Ada Dell Shemwell18831953
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
Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Edward M Richardson - Household

Noble, Cleveland, Oklahoma

Richardson, EdwardheadWMMay186337M17MOTNTNFarmer
Richardson, JenniewifeWFSep186138M1797MOKYKY
Richardson, Charles CsonWMSep188316MMOMOMOFarm Laborer
Richardson, Eva LdaughterWFApr188515SMOMOMOAt School
Richardson, Roda CdaughterWFJan188713SMOMOMOAt School
Richardson, William FsonWMAug188811MMOMOMOAt School
Richardson, Ethel MdaughterWFAug18945SMOMOMO
Richardson, Edward HsonWMAug18963SMOMOMO
Richardson, Edith GdaughterWFApr18991SOKMOMO

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Charles Franklin “Charley” Woodring - Household

Allen, Pontotoc, Oklahoma

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Woodring, Charles FheadMW46MNCNCNCFarmerGeneral farmer
Woodring, EvawifeFW36MMOMOMO
Woodring, JessiedaughterFW16SOKNCMO
Woodring, EwingsonMW8SOKNCMO
Woodring, LucilledaughterFW6SOKNCMO
Woodring, GladiedaughterFW1SOKNCMO
Richardson, Claudbrother in law(lodger)MW38SMOMOMOFarmLabor

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Charles Claud Richardson - Household

516 Main Street Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma

Richardson, CharleyheadMW45MMOMOMOBarbergeneral barber
Richardson, FairriewifeFW36MALALAL
Davis, Warrenstep sonMW13SOKNCAL
Davis, Hermanstep sonMW12SOKNCAL
Richardson, HelendaughterFW7SOKMOAL
Richardson, Charley Jr.sonMW3-9mSOKMOAL

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Charles Claud “Charlie” Richardson - Household

621 E Hughbert Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma

Richardson, Charles CXheadMW56MMORClevelandOKBarberBarber Shop
Richardson, FairriewifeFW45MALRClevelandOKCookgirls dormitory
Richardson, HelendaughterFW17SOKRClevelandOK
Richardson, Charley C Jr.sonMW13SOKRClevelandOK