The Shemwell Family

Drusilla Chloe KennerlyAge: 60 years18981959

Name
Drusilla Chloe Kennerly
Given names
Drusilla Chloe
Surname
Kennerly
Married name
Drusilla Chloe Asher
Birth September 29, 1898
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 17 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 18 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 19 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/
MarriageJohn Riley AsherView this family
January 16, 1922 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 31 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 21, 1930 (Age 31 years)
Census April 22, 1940 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 43 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 51 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 47 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 9, 1959 (Age 60 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Lewisburg Cemetery
Last change November 26, 201710:26:52

by: Barry Shemwell
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Drusilla Chloe Kennerly
Birth: September 29, 1898Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 9, 1959Logan, Kentucky, United States
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John Riley Asher
Birth: September 19, 1900 28 28Kentucky, United States
Death: January 2, 1965Logan, Kentucky, United States
herself
Drusilla Chloe Kennerly
Birth: September 29, 1898Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 9, 1959Logan, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: January 16, 1922Kentucky, United States

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Census1930 United States - Census transcript - John Riley Asher - Household

Hopkinsville & Greenville Road Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Asher, John RheadMW29M21KYKYKYFarmerGeneral farm
Asher, Drusilla CwifeFW31M23KYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - John Riley Asher - Household

Wolf Lick Road Logan, Kentucky

NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Asher, John RheadXMW39MKYSame houseFarmingFarming
Asher, DrusillawifeFW41MKYSame house