The Shemwell Family

Orby Ellis “Ted” CarnealAge: 74 years19141988

Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
Given names
Orby Ellis
Birth January 16, 1914 43 37
MarriageMable Edna ClackView this family

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 months)

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 2 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 3 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 -
Census March 5, 1920 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 15 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 15, 1930 (Age 16 years)
Death of a brotherHarold Walter Carneal
August 25, 1934 (Age 20 years)
Cause: Typhoid fever
Death of a fatherWalter Columbus “Lum” Carneal
October 21, 1939 (Age 25 years)
Census April 15, 1940 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 27 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Tommy Ellis Carneal
March 11, 1946 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 35 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 -
Death of a motherCelie Blake
May 31, 1960 (Age 46 years)
Death of a half-sisterMindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal
April 19, 1974 (Age 60 years)
Cause: Heart attack
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 31 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 of a half-sisterTrulie V Carneal
March 18, 1977 (Age 63 years)
Death November 20, 1988 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: Wiley's Chapel Cemetery
Last change September 29, 201901:03:23

by: Donna Osiek
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1901
7 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
4 years
Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
Birth: January 16, 1914 43 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1988Todd, Kentucky, United States
Father’s family with Mary Johnson - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1893
17 months
20 months
20 months
Emmet L Carneal
Birth: November 1, 1897 27 21Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 27, 1898Todd, Kentucky, United States
Family with Mable Edna Clack - View this family
Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal
Birth: January 16, 1914 43 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 20, 1988Todd, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: Kentucky, United States
Tommy Ellis Carneal
Birth: March 11, 1946 32 32Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 25, 2004Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States

Orby Ellis “Ted” Carneal has 18 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (0)

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

Carneal, Walter CheadMW59MKYKYKYmerchantgeneral store
Carneal, Celie CwifeFW48MKYKYKY
Carneal, Walter HsonMW20MKYKYKYlaborer
Carneal, Susiedaughter in lawFW18MKYKYKY
Carneal, OrbysonMW16SKYKYKYlaborer

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Celia Blake - Household

Todd, Kentucky, United States

Carneal, CelieXheadFW64WdKYSame place
Carneal, OrbyheadFW26MKYSame placeFarmer laborerFarm
Carneal, MablewifeFW26MKYSame place