The Shemwell Family

Mattie Carneal1880

Mattie Carneal
Given names
Married name
Mattie Laster
Birth 1880 31 33
Census June 10, 1880
Death of a fatherRobert Newton Carneal
October 28, 1881 (Age 21 months)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Stewart Carneal
July 11, 1883 (Age 3 years)
MarriageJames R LasterView this family
1897 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#1Aaron L Laster
November 1897 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#2Callie J Laster
October 1899 (Age 19 years)
Census June 4, 1900 (Age 20 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLucinda Ashbourn Shemwell
after 1900 (Age 20 years)

Death of a motherNancy J Welborn
July 8, 1902 (Age 22 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 36 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 37 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 38 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 -
Death of a sisterElizabeth Beatrice Carneal
January 2, 1928 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 49 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a brotherWalter Columbus “Lum” Carneal
October 21, 1939 (Age 59 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 61 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 -
Death of a brotherJoseph Newton Carneal
September 24, 1949 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 70 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 -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 66 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. -

Last change October 13, 201916:06:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 27, 1870Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States
8 months
elder brother
17 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
5 years
Family with James R Laster - View this family
Marriage: 1897Kentucky, United States
11 months
2 years

Mattie Carneal has 9 first cousins recorded

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

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

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

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