The Shemwell Family

Elizabeth Beatrice CarnealAge: 55 years18721928

Name
Elizabeth Beatrice Carneal
Given names
Elizabeth Beatrice
Surname
Carneal
Married name
Elizabeth Beatrice Laster
Birth March 6, 1872 24 25
Birth of a brotherJoseph Newton Carneal
October 28, 1874 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherEd L Carneal
March 1876 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 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 7 years)
Census June 10, 1880 (Age 8 years)
Death of a fatherRobert Newton Carneal
October 28, 1881 (Age 9 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Stewart Carneal
July 11, 1883 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 26 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
Birth of a daughter
#1Bessie Marie Laster
October 11, 1898 (Age 26 years)
Census June 4, 1900 (Age 28 years)
MarriageDavid Lawson LasterView this family
1901 (Age 28 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLucinda Ashbourn Shemwell
after 1900 (Age 27 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Elva Laster
June 6, 1901 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3Homer Lawson Laster
April 13, 1902 (Age 30 years)
Death of a motherNancy J Welborn
July 8, 1902 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a son
#4Ross Laster
1904 (Age 31 years)
Census May 3, 1910 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 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 44 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 45 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/
Census January 11, 1920 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Shelby Thomas Laster
March 13, 1923 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Shelly Ray Laster
February 14, 1926 (Age 53 years)
Death January 2, 1928 (Age 55 years)
Last change April 30, 202012:57:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 27, 1870Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States
8 months
elder brother
17 months
herself
3 years
younger brother
17 months
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
Family with David Lawson Laster - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1901Kentucky, United States
-2 years
daughter
Bessie Marie Laster
Birth: October 11, 1898 23 26Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 29, 1948Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
daughter
10 months
son
3 years
son

Elizabeth Beatrice 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 - David Lawson Laster - Household

Kirkmansville, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Laster, David LheadMW35M12KYKYKYfarmer
Laster, Bete EwifeFW39M1264KYKYKY
Laster, BessydaughterFW11SKYKYKY
Laster, ElvadaughterFW9SKYKYKY
Laster, HomersonMW8SKYKYKY
Laster, RosssonMW6SKYKYKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - David Lawson Laster - Household

Kirkmansville, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Laster, David LheadMW44MKYTNKYfarmer
Laster, Bertie EwifeFW47MKYKYKY
Laster, HomersonMW17SKYKYKYfarm laborer
Laster, Ross TsonMW16SKYKYKY