The Shemwell Family

Ruth CarneyAge: 89 years19031993

Name
Ruth Carney
Given names
Ruth
Surname
Carney
Married name
Ruth Huie
Birth October 22, 1903
MarriageHubert H HuieView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 12 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 13 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 14 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 25 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 April 7, 1930 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 38 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 46 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 42 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 husbandHubert H Huie
July 7, 1992 (Age 88 years)
Death March 19, 1993 (Age 89 years)
Last change September 20, 201711:30:48

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Hubert H Huie - View this family
husband
Hubert H Huie
Birth: December 7, 1897 32 28Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 7, 1992Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States
herself
Ruth Carney
Birth: October 22, 1903Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 19, 1993Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States
Marriage:

No family available

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - William Herschel Huie - Household

817 Fairview Blvd Shreveport, Caddo, Louisiana

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Huie, William HheadMW33M25KYKYKYSalesmanReady to wear
Huie, Thelma RwifeFW25M22TNTNKY
Huie, Will HsonMW8SKYKYKY
Huie, Thomas GsonMW6mSLAKYTN
Huie, Hubert Hyounger brotherMW31M26KYKYKYCollectorJewelers
Carney, Ruthsister in lawFW26M21KYKYKY