The Shemwell Family

Hewlett W WhitescarverAge: 71 years18921964

Hewlett W Whitescarver
Given names
Hewlett W
Birth June 22, 1892
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 5 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 -
MarriageMindy Pearl “Mindie” CarnealView this family
1913 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Olma Vetrina Whitescarver
August 14, 1914 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#2Edgar McKinley Whitescarver
March 10, 1916 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 23 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 24 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 25 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 26 years)
Census March 5, 1920 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#4Ivan Columbus Whitescarver
July 16, 1921 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Flora Mae Whitescarver
May 10, 1923 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#6Thurman Ellis Whitescarver
January 19, 1926 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Virginia Whitescarver
November 2, 1928 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 37 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 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Mary Louise Whitescarver
March 2, 1932 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#9Billy Ray Whitescarver
April 21, 1936 (Age 43 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Bobby Joe Elkins
January 11, 1941 (Age 48 years)
Death of a sonIvan Columbus Whitescarver
August 1, 1944 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 49 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 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Ivan Dale Whitescarver
August 20, 1948 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Sherry Lee Wells
September 3, 1948 (Age 56 years)
Death of a grandsonIvan Dale Whitescarver
October 28, 1948 (Age 56 years)
Cause: Pneumonia
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Cynthia Ann Wells
June 24, 1952 (Age 60 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 57 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 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Anita Dawn Whitescarver
September 5, 1955 (Age 63 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 53 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 June 3, 1964 (Age 71 years)
Cemetery: Odd Fellows Cemetery
Last change October 12, 201917:29:33

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Mindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal - 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

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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