The Shemwell Family

Mindy Pearl “Mindie” CarnealAge: 79 years18941974

Mindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal
Given names
Mindy Pearl
Married name
Mindy Pearl Whitescarver
Birth June 13, 1894 23 17
Birth of a sisterTrulie V Carneal
February 26, 1896 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a brotherEmmet L Carneal
November 1, 1897 (Age 3 years)
Death of a motherMary Johnson
November 12, 1897 (Age 3 years)
Death of a brotherEmmet L Carneal
June 27, 1898 (Age 4 years)
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 -
Census June 4, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Marriage of a parentWalter Columbus “Lum” CarnealCelie BlakeView this family
estimated 1901 (Age 6 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy J Welborn
July 8, 1902 (Age 8 years)

Birth of a half-brotherHarold Walter Carneal
May 6, 1908 (Age 13 years)
Census April 26, 1910 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-sisterOlgie Jane “Janie” Carneal
July 17, 1910 (Age 16 years)
MarriageHewlett W WhitescarverView this family
1913 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a half-brotherOrby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
January 16, 1914 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Olma Vetrina Whitescarver
August 14, 1914 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#2Edgar McKinley Whitescarver
March 10, 1916 (Age 21 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
#3Alene Whitescarver
April 23, 1919 (Age 24 years)
Census March 5, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#4Ivan Columbus Whitescarver
July 16, 1921 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Flora Mae Whitescarver
May 10, 1923 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#6Thurman Ellis Whitescarver
January 19, 1926 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Virginia Whitescarver
November 2, 1928 (Age 34 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 11, 1930 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Mary Louise Whitescarver
March 2, 1932 (Age 37 years)
Death of a half-brotherHarold Walter Carneal
August 25, 1934 (Age 40 years)
Cause: Typhoid fever
Birth of a son
#9Billy Ray Whitescarver
April 21, 1936 (Age 41 years)
Death of a fatherWalter Columbus “Lum” Carneal
October 21, 1939 (Age 45 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Bobby Joe Elkins
January 11, 1941 (Age 46 years)
Death of a sonIvan Columbus Whitescarver
August 1, 1944 (Age 50 years)
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 -
Death of a daughterOlma Vetrina Whitescarver
June 15, 1946 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Ivan Dale Whitescarver
August 20, 1948 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Sherry Lee Wells
September 3, 1948 (Age 54 years)
Death of a grandsonIvan Dale Whitescarver
October 28, 1948 (Age 54 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Cynthia Ann Wells
June 24, 1952 (Age 58 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 -
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Debra Lynn Whitescarver
March 28, 1954 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Anita Dawn Whitescarver
September 5, 1955 (Age 61 years)

Death of a husbandHewlett W Whitescarver
June 3, 1964 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sonBilly Ray Whitescarver
December 11, 1971 (Age 77 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 April 19, 1974 (Age 79 years)
Cause of death: Heart attack
Cemetery: Odd Fellows Cemetery
Last change October 13, 201916:06:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1893
17 months
20 months
younger sister
20 months
younger brother
Emmet L Carneal
Birth: November 1, 1897 27 21Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 27, 1898Todd, Kentucky, United States
Father’s family with Celie Blake - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1901
7 years
2 years
4 years
Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
Birth: January 16, 1914 43 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1988Todd, Kentucky, United States
Family with Hewlett W Whitescarver - View this family
Marriage: 1913Kentucky, United States
19 months
Olma Vetrina Whitescarver
Birth: August 14, 1914 22 20Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 15, 1946Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
19 months
Edgar McKinley Whitescarver
Birth: March 10, 1916 23 21Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 20, 1994Taylor, Wayne, Michigan, United States
3 years
Alene Whitescarver
Birth: April 23, 1919 26 24Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 22, 1986Wayne, Wayne, Michigan, United States
2 years
Ivan Columbus Whitescarver
Birth: July 16, 1921 29 27Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 1, 1944Avanch, St Loe, France
22 months
Flora Mae Whitescarver
Birth: May 10, 1923 30 28Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 15, 2013Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States
3 years
3 years
Virginia Whitescarver
Birth: November 2, 1928 36 34Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 26, 1994Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
3 years
Mary Louise Whitescarver
Birth: March 2, 1932 39 37Kentucky, United States
Death: November 4, 2018Melvindale, Wayne, Michigan, United States
4 years
Billy Ray Whitescarver
Birth: April 21, 1936 43 41Depoy, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 11, 1971White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

Mindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal has 18 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (0)

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

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

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States

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

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Hewlett W Whitescarver - Household

Clifty, Todd, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Whitescarver, Hewlett WheadMW27MKYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Whitescarver, Mindy PwifeFW25MKYKYKY
Whitescarver, Olma VdaughterFW5SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, Edgar MsonMW3-11mSKYKYKY
Whitescarver, AlenedaughterFW10mSKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Hewlet W Whitescarver - Household

District 2, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

Whitescarver, Hewlet WheadMW37M21KYKYKYfarmer
Whitescarver, Mindy PwifeFW35M19KYKYKY
Whitescarver, Alma VdaughterFW15SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, Edgar MsonMW14SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, AlleandaughterFW10SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, Ivan CsonMW8SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, FloradaughterFW6SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, Thurmon EsonMW4SKYKYKY
Whitescarver, VirginiadaughterFW1SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Hewlet W Whitescarver - Household

Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

Whitescarver, Hewlet headMW47MKYfarmer
Whitescarver, MindiewifeFW45MKY
Whitescarver, Edgar sonMW24SKYlaborer
Whitescarver, AlleandaughterFW20SKY
Whitescarver, Ivan CsonMW18SKYlaborer
Whitescarver, FloradaughterFW16SKY
Whitescarver, Thurmon sonMW14SKY
Whitescarver, VirginiadaughterFW11SKY
Whitescarver, MarydaughterFW8SKY
Whitescarver, Billy RaysonMW4SKY