The Shemwell Family

Walter Columbus “Lum” CarnealAge: 69 years18701939

Name
Walter Columbus “Lum” Carneal
Given names
Walter Columbus
Surname
Carneal
Nickname
Lum
Birth October 7, 1870 22 24
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Beatrice Carneal
March 6, 1872 (Age 16 months)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Newton Carneal
1874 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherEd L Carneal
March 1876 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a sisterMattie Carneal
1880 (Age 9 years)
Census June 10, 1880 (Age 9 years)
Death of a fatherRobert Newton Carneal
October 28, 1881 (Age 11 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Stewart Carneal
July 11, 1883 (Age 12 years)
MarriageMary JohnsonView this family
estimated 1893 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Mindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal
June 13, 1894 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Trulie V Carneal
February 26, 1896 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3Emmet L Carneal
November 1, 1897 (Age 27 years)
Death of a wifeMary Johnson
November 12, 1897 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sonEmmet L Carneal
June 27, 1898 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 27 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
Census June 4, 1900 (Age 29 years)
MarriageCelie BlakeView this family
estimated 1901 (Age 30 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherLucinda Ashbourn Shemwell
after 1900 (Age 29 years)

Death of a motherNancy J Welborn
July 8, 1902 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a son
#4Harold Walter Carneal
May 6, 1908 (Age 37 years)
Census April 26, 1910 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Olgie Jane “Janie” Carneal
July 17, 1910 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#6Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
January 16, 1914 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Olma Vetrina Whitescarver
August 14, 1914 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Edgar McKinley Whitescarver
March 10, 1916 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 45 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Marriage of a childCally Dallard SlaughterTrulie V CarnealView this family
Type: Civil marriage
August 20, 1917 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 46 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 47 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/
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Alene Whitescarver
April 23, 1919 (Age 48 years)
Census March 5, 1920 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Ivan Columbus Whitescarver
July 16, 1921 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Warren Theodore Slaughter
December 16, 1921 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Flora Mae Whitescarver
May 10, 1923 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7Thurman Ellis Whitescarver
January 19, 1926 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childArnold David SlaughterOlgie Jane “Janie” CarnealView this family
1927 (Age 56 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Beatrice Carneal
January 2, 1928 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Virginia Whitescarver
November 2, 1928 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 58 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 15, 1930 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Arvel Milton Carneal
May 15, 1930 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Dorothy Ellen Slaughter
November 28, 1930 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Bonnie Jean Carneal
May 14, 1934 (Age 63 years)
Death of a sonHarold Walter Carneal
August 25, 1934 (Age 63 years)
Cause: Typhoid fever
Birth of a grandson
#12Billy Ray Whitescarver
April 21, 1936 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Darrel Lee Slaughter
November 25, 1938 (Age 68 years)
Death of a grandsonDarrel Lee Slaughter
March 10, 1939 (Age 68 years)
Death October 21, 1939 (Age 69 years)
Burial
Cemetery: McElwain Cemetery
Last change October 13, 201916:04:45

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 27, 1870Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States
8 months
himself
17 months
younger sister
Elizabeth Beatrice Carneal
Birth: March 6, 1872 24 25Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 2, 1928Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
Family with Mary Johnson - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: estimated 1893
17 months
daughter
20 months
daughter
Trulie V Carneal
Birth: February 26, 1896 25 19Kentucky, United States
Death: March 18, 1977Todd, Kentucky, United States
20 months
son
Emmet L Carneal
Birth: November 1, 1897 27 21Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 27, 1898Todd, Kentucky, United States
Family with Celie Blake - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: estimated 1901
7 years
son
2 years
daughter
4 years
son
Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
Birth: January 16, 1914 43 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1988Todd, Kentucky, United States

Walter Columbus “Lum” Carneal has 9 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Robert N Carneal - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Carneal, R NWM31headMfarmerKYKYKY
Carneal, N JWF31wifeMkeeping houseKYKYKY
Carneal, W CWM8sonSKYKY
Carneal, L BWF7daughterSKYKY
Carneal, J NWM6sonSKYKY
Carneal, E LWM4sonSKYKY
Carneal, Mattie TWF0daughterSKYKY

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Nancy J Welborn - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Carneal, Nancy headWFJun184751Wd55KYKYKY
Carneal, Walter CsonWMOct187029WdKYKYKYfarmer
Carneal, Bertie EdaughterWFMar187228D10KYKYKY
Carneal, Eddy LsonWMMar187623WdKYKYKYfarmer
Carneal, Minda EgranddaughterWFJun18945SKYKYKY
Carneal, Trulie BgranddaughterWFFeb18964SKYKYKY
Laster, Mattie TdaughterWFDec187821M322KYKYKY
Laster, James Rson in lawWMAug187727MKYTNKYfarmer
Laster, Aaron LgrandsonWMNov18972SKYKYKY
Laster, Callie JgranddaughterWFOct18997 monthsSKYKYKY

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Walter Columbus Carneal - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Carneal, Walter CheadMW39M29KYKYKYfarmer
Carneal, CeliawifeFW29M911KYKYKY
Carneal, Pearlie MdaughterFW15SKYKYKY
Carneal, Truly VdaughterFW14SKYKYKY
Carneal, Walter HsonMW1SKYKYKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Walter Columbus “Lum” Carneal - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Carneal, LumheadMW49MKYKYKYfarmer
Carneal, CeliawifeFW42MKYKYKY
Carneal, Walter HsonMW11SKYKYKY
Carneal, Olgie JdaughterFW9SKYKYKY
Carneal, Orby CsonMW6SKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Walter Columbus “Lum” Carneal - Household

Sharon and Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Carneal, Walter CheadMW59MKYKYKYmerchantgeneral store
Carneal, Celie CwifeFW48MKYKYKY
Carneal, Walter HsonMW20MKYKYKYlaborer
Carneal, Susiedaughter in lawFW18MKYKYKY
Carneal, OrbysonMW16SKYKYKYlaborer