The Shemwell Family

Virginia WhitescarverAge: 66 years19281994

Name
Virginia Whitescarver
Given names
Virginia
Surname
Whitescarver
Married name
Virginia Gipson
Birth November 2, 1928 36 34
MarriageElliot Franklin “EF” GipsonView this family
unknown

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 10 months)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 11, 1930 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a brotherBilly Ray Whitescarver
April 21, 1936 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWalter Columbus “Lum” Carneal
October 21, 1939 (Age 10 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 11 years)
Death of a brotherIvan Columbus Whitescarver
August 1, 1944 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 13 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death of a sisterOlma Vetrina Whitescarver
June 15, 1946 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 21 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a fatherHewlett W Whitescarver
June 3, 1964 (Age 35 years)
Death of a brotherBilly Ray Whitescarver
December 11, 1971 (Age 43 years)
Death of a motherMindy Pearl “Mindie” Carneal
April 19, 1974 (Age 45 years)
Cause: Heart attack
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 17 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a sisterAlene Whitescarver
January 22, 1986 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherEdgar McKinley Whitescarver
March 20, 1994 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherThurman Ellis Whitescarver
June 26, 1994 (Age 65 years)
Death December 26, 1994 (Age 66 years)
Last change October 13, 201914:27:21

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder sister
Olma Vetrina Whitescarver
Birth: August 14, 1914 22 20Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 15, 1946Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
19 months
elder brother
Edgar McKinley Whitescarver
Birth: March 10, 1916 23 21Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 20, 1994Taylor, Wayne, Michigan, United States
3 years
elder sister
Alene Whitescarver
Birth: April 23, 1919 26 24Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 22, 1986Wayne, Wayne, Michigan, United States
2 years
elder brother
Ivan Columbus Whitescarver
Birth: July 16, 1921 29 27Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 1, 1944Avanch, St Loe, France
22 months
elder sister
Flora Mae Whitescarver
Birth: May 10, 1923 30 28Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 15, 2013Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States
3 years
elder brother
Thurman Ellis Whitescarver
Birth: January 19, 1926 33 31Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 26, 1994Anchorage, Alaska, United States
3 years
herself
Virginia Whitescarver
Birth: November 2, 1928 36 34Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 26, 1994Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
sister
Private
younger brother
Billy Ray Whitescarver
Birth: April 21, 1936 43 41Depoy, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 11, 1971White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Family with Elliot Franklin “EF” Gipson - View this family
husband
Elliot Franklin “EF” Gipson
Birth: November 5, 1921Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 7, 2004Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
herself
Virginia Whitescarver
Birth: November 2, 1928 36 34Clifty, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 26, 1994Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Marriage:

Virginia Whitescarver has 1 first cousin recorded

Father's family (0)

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

District 2, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

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