The Shemwell Family

Dorothy Pruitt “Mable” ShemwellAge: 84 years18991984

Dorothy Pruitt “Mable” Shemwell
Given names
Dorothy Pruitt
Married name
Dorothy Pruitt Christensen
Birth June 30, 1899 30 29
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 11 months)
Death of a paternal grandmotherVirginia Cordelia “Jennie” Brockman
September 11, 1900 (Age 14 months)
Birth of a brotherJohn William Shemwell
August 21, 1903 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherJudson A Shemwell
January 7, 1906 (Age 6 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Jane Beer
February 6, 1906 (Age 6 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 10 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam David Shemwell
April 15, 1915 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Dorothy Louise “Lou” Christensen
March 15, 1919 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Mary Joyce Christensen
November 19, 1920 (Age 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Alexander Shemwell
February 1, 1922 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn William Pring
November 25, 1922 (Age 23 years)
Note: From: Portrait and Biographical Record of the State of Colorado, 1899
Birth of a daughter
#3Betty Jean Christensen
May 24, 1924 (Age 24 years)
Census April 11, 1930 (Age 30 years)
Census April 23, 1940 (Age 40 years)
Death of a motherHenrietta Jane “Etta” Pring
May 11, 1941 (Age 41 years)
Residence 1941 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Virginia Mae Christensen
July 13, 1944 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1William David “Bill” Small
July 24, 1953 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Berry McNairVirginia Mae ChristensenView this family
December 8, 1961 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Elyse Marie McNair
August 4, 1962 (Age 63 years)
Death of a granddaughterElyse Marie McNair
December 26, 1962 (Age 63 years)
Cause: Auto Accident
Death of a brotherJohn William Shemwell
June 7, 1975 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherClarence Henry Shemwell
June 1982 (Age 82 years)
Death of a daughterVirginia Mae Christensen
June 10, 1983 (Age 83 years)
Death April 1, 1984 (Age 84 years)
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Marriage: 1891
5 years
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
18 months
4 years
younger brother
John William Shemwell
Birth: August 21, 1903 34 33Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: June 7, 1975San Diego, California, United States
2 years
younger brother
Family with Walter David Christensen - View this family
Dorothy Louise “Lou” Christensen
Birth: March 15, 1919 24 19Pueblo, Colorado, United States
Death: September 2, 2006Albuquerque, Bernalillo, New Mexico, United States
20 months
Mary Joyce Christensen
Birth: November 19, 1920 25 21Santa Clara, California, United States
Death: October 19, 2012Massachusetts, United States
4 years
Betty Jean Christensen
Birth: May 24, 1924 29 24Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
Death: October 29, 1992Sun City, Riverside, California, United States
Virginia Mae Christensen
Birth: July 13, 1944 49 45Santa Clara, California, United States
Death: June 10, 1983San Diego, California, United States

Dorothy Pruitt “Mable” Shemwell has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, USA

William ShemwellheadWMMay 186931M6--KYKYKYBroker
Etta ShemwellwifeWFDec 186930M633ENGENGENG
Mary ShemwelldaughterWFMar 18964S---COKYENG
Mable ShemwelldaughterWFJun 189911mS---COKYENG
Clarence H ShemwellsonWMDec 18972S---COKYENG
Gertrude RickmancousinWFFeb 187624S---UNKUNKUNK

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - William David Shemwell - Household

1910 Colorado Springs El Paso, CO

William D ShemwellheadM40M14--KYKYKYMiningSilver & Gold
Henrietta P ShemwellwifeF41M1455ENGENGENG
Mary J ShemwelldaughterF14S---COKYENG
Clarence H ShemwellsonM12S---COKYENG
Dorothy P ShemwelldaughterF10S---COKYENG
John W. ShemwellsonM7S---COKYENG
Judson A. ShemwellsonM4S---COKYENG

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Walter D Christensen - Household

Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States

Christensen, Walter DheadFW36M23MODenmarkSwedenelectricianpower company
Christensen, DorothywifeFW30M18COKYEngland
Christensen, DorothydaughterFW11SCOMOCO
Christensen, Mary JoycedaughterFW9SCAMOCO
Christensen, Betty JeandaughterFW5SCOMOCO