The Shemwell Family

Mattie V ShemwellAge: 40 years18741914

Name
Mattie V Shemwell
Given names
Mattie V
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Mattie V Key
Birth March 3, 1874 43 40
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Jane Tomerlin
January 12, 1885 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentWilliam Henry ShemwellElizabeth Jane “Lizzie” LathamView this family
September 8, 1892 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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 fatherWilliam Henry Shemwell
May 14, 1900 (Age 26 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 26 years)
MarriageWilliam C KeyView this family
April 6, 1904 (Age 30 years)
Death of a brotherLeroy J Shemwell
November 18, 1906 (Age 32 years)

Death of a brotherJames H Shemwell
November 18, 1906 (Age 32 years)
Burial of a brotherJames H Shemwell
1906 (Age 31 years)
Cemetery: Jackson Cemetery
Birth of a daughter
#1Annie Laura Key
about 1908 (Age 33 years)
Census April 27, 1910 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#2L T Key
September 17, 1911 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#3Claud Key
June 18, 1913 (Age 39 years)
Death July 11, 1914 (Age 40 years)
Cause of death: Tuberculosis
Burial July 12, 1914 (1 day after death)
Cemetery: Wyatt Chapel Cemetery
Last change July 7, 202011:43:08

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 21, 1852Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
James H Shemwell
Birth: February 12, 1861 30 27Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 18, 1906Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
7 years
elder sister
Delila Pairlee Shemwell
Birth: December 23, 1867 37 34Kentucky, United States
Death: June 17, 1948Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
3 years
herself
Mattie V Shemwell
Birth: March 3, 1874 43 40Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 11, 1914Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Father’s family with Elizabeth Jane “Lizzie” Latham - View this family
father
step-mother
Elizabeth Jane “Lizzie” Latham
Birth: February 27, 1854 39 29Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 4, 1933Logan, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: September 8, 1892Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Family with William C Key - View this family
husband
herself
Mattie V Shemwell
Birth: March 3, 1874 43 40Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 11, 1914Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: April 6, 1904Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
5 years
daughter
4 years
son
L T Key
Birth: September 17, 1911 51 37Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death:
21 months
son
Claud Key
Birth: June 18, 1913 53 39Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death:

Mattie V Shemwell has 44 first cousins recorded

Father's family (44)

Parents John Franklin Driskill + Barbara Jane Shemwell
Parents John L Tabb + Martha Ellen Shemwell
1Thomas W Tabb18471906
3Mary Jane Tabb18521917
4John Riley Tabb18541945
5Joseph Warner Tabb18561933
6Susan E Tabb1859
Parents William Pidcock + Nancy Isabella Shemwell
Parents John Franklin Driskill + Nancy Isabella Shemwell
Parents Samuel Black Shemwell + Martha Jane “Mattie” Pidcock
3John L Shemwell18541917
6Samuel M Shemwell18611935
Parents John Pidcock + Mary Ann Shemwell
3Miranda E Pidcock18631900
Parents John Patrick Shemwell Jr. + Mary Hester Sherrod
2Willie Shemwell18711875
3Etta Bell Shemwell18721942
Parents James Lewis Shemwell + Eliza Ann “Lizia” Latham

Mother's family (0)

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - William Henry Shemwell - Household

Parradise, Muhlenberg Ky.

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
William Henry ShemwellWM50HeadM27FarmingKYKYNC
Eliza Jane ShemwellWF47wifeM27Keeping HouseKYKYKY
John William ShemwellWM23sonS-FarmingKYKYKY
James H. ShemwellWM19sonS-FarmingKYKYKY
Delila Pairlee ShemwellWF12daughterS-KYKYKY
Samuel A. ShemwellWM9sonS-KYKYKY
Mattie V. ShemwellWF6daughterS-KYKYKY

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Samuel A Shemwell - Household

Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupationMnsUEduEng?Home
S ShemwellheadWMMay 187129M1--KYKYKYFarmer
Mary ShemwellwifeWFSep 187326M111KYTNTN
Clarice D ShemwelldaughterWFSep 18998mS---KYKYKY
Pairlee Shemwellelder sisterWFDec 186732S---KYKYKY
Mattie Shemwellyounger sisterWFMar 187426S---KYKYKY
Emma Blackwellsister in lawWFSep 187514S---KYTNTN
Marcus ShemwellnephewWMJan 187416S---KYKYKYFarmer

Notes: Year on census is incorrect for Emma & Marcus

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William C Key - Household

Drakesboro & Beeck Creek Rd. Drakesboro, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Key, William CheadMW50M26KYVATNMinerCoal Mine
Key, MattiewifeFW35M1621KYKYKY
Key, Annie LauradaughterFW1-8mSKYKYKY
Key, Harriet AmotherFW78Wd42TNVAVA