The Shemwell Family

Halla Mae ShemwellAge: 85 years19172003

Name
Halla Mae Shemwell
Given names
Halla Mae
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Halla Mae Stanley
Birth November 21, 1917 26 19
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

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 41 days)

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 sisterGenevieve V Shemwell
December 17, 1919 (Age 2 years)
Death of a brotherNevil Shemwell
before 1920 (Age 2 years)

Census 1920 (Age 2 years)
Census January 15, 1920 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 11 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
Census 1930 (Age 12 years)
Census April 13, 1930 (Age 12 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas McCammon McNutt
September 17, 1932 (Age 14 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Elizabeth Cromwell
November 21, 1933 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterBetty Louise Shemwell
March 2, 1939 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1Charles Vance Stanley
January 16, 1941 (Age 23 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherHettie Louise Hathcock
July 28, 1941 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Lucille Stanley
November 5, 1942 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas Alonzo Shemwell
April 15, 1947 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3Tommy Neal Stanley
December 7, 1948 (Age 31 years)
Death of a sonTommy Neal Stanley
December 16, 1948 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 32 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
Birth of a son
#4Stanley
April 14, 1960 (Age 42 years)
Death of a sonStanley
April 14, 1960 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherTommie Hobert McNutt
May 3, 1972 (Age 54 years)
Death of a fatherEarl Shemwell
June 10, 1975 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 28 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 of a husbandAllen Dodd Stanley
August 23, 1984 (Age 66 years)
Death of a sisterBetty Louise Shemwell
June 22, 2000 (Age 82 years)
Death May 28, 2003 (Age 85 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery
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father
mother
elder brother
Uval Zelna Shemwell
Birth: October 31, 1913 22 15Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 25, 1914Graves, Kentucky, United States
elder brother
Nevil Shemwell
Birth: October 31, 1913 22 15Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: before 1920
4 years
herself
2 years
younger sister
sister
Private
younger sister
Betty Louise Shemwell
Birth: March 2, 1939 48 41Hickory Grove, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 22, 2000Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Family with Allen Dodd Stanley - View this family
husband
Allen Dodd Stanley
Birth: October 1, 1913 33 31Hickory, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 23, 1984Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States
herself
son
Private
son
Private
son
Private
son
Charles Vance Stanley
Birth: January 16, 1941 27 23Hickory, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 24, 2005Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
22 months
daughter
Lucille Stanley
Birth: November 5, 1942 29 24Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 15, 2020Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
daughter
Private
son
Tommy Neal Stanley
Birth: December 7, 1948 35 31Holladay, Benton, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 16, 1948Brownsville, Haywood, Tennessee, United States
11 years
son
Stanley
Birth: April 14, 1960 46 42Troy, Lincoln, Missouri, United States
Death: April 14, 1960Troy, Lincoln, Missouri, United States

Halla Mae Shemwell has 53 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Earl Shemwell - Household

Panther Creek, Graves, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Shemwell, EarlheadMW29MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Shemwell, HobertwifeFW22MKYKYKY
Shemwell, Halla MdaughterFW2-1mSKYKYKY
Shemwell, GenevievedaughterFW1mSKYKYKY