The Shemwell Family

Carrie Mae MangumAge: 78 years18941972

Carrie Mae Mangum
Given names
Carrie Mae
Married name
Carrie Mae King
Birth May 26, 1894 27
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 3 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 -
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Benjamin Franklin Atkin
1900 (Age 5 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherNancy Emaline Shemwell
January 31, 1908 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a son
#1Syredith Thomas “S T” King
May 22, 1914 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 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 22 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 23 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#2Susie Glendale King
August 7, 1919 (Age 25 years)
Census January 23, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3Wilburn Lanier King
February 21, 1922 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Laura Frances King
January 22, 1925 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 35 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Emily Mae King
June 24, 1932 (Age 38 years)
Census April 27, 1940 (Age 45 years)
Death of a motherLaura Wendeline Atkin
April 30, 1941 (Age 46 years)
Cause: Cancer
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 47 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 -
Marriage of a childStanley Warner BrittonSusie Glendale KingView this family
November 24, 1945 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 55 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 -
Marriage of a childJames Harold ErskineEmily Mae KingView this family
June 12, 1954 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1James Jones Akers III
March 29, 1955 (Age 60 years)
Death of a husbandMarvin Lanier “Jack” King
March 18, 1963 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 51 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 August 23, 1972 (Age 78 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Sandy Springs Methodist Cemetery
Last change November 19, 201810:43:47

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Laura Wendeline Atkin
Birth: December 5, 1866 21 31Rutherford, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 30, 1941Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Family with Marvin Lanier “Jack” King - View this family
Syredith Thomas “S T” King
Birth: May 22, 1914 20 19Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: July 31, 1990Anderson, South Carolina, United States
5 years
Susie Glendale King
Birth: August 7, 1919 25 25Sandy Springs, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 9, 2005Covington, Kenton, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Wilburn Lanier King
Birth: February 21, 1922 28 27Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 2, 2012Anderson, South Carolina, United States
3 years
Laura Frances King
Birth: January 22, 1925 31 30Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: March 20, 2014Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States
Emily Mae King
Birth: June 24, 1932 38 38Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: January 5, 1991Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States

Carrie Mae Mangum has 22 first cousins recorded