The Shemwell Family

Ellen P GambrellAge: 89 years19282017

Name
Ellen P Gambrell
Given names
Ellen P
Surname
Gambrell
Married name
Ellen P Wells
Birth June 1, 1928 29 27
Birth of a brotherHerbert Bradley Gambrell
March 9, 1929 (Age 9 months)
Death of a brotherHerbert Bradley Gambrell
March 11, 1929 (Age 9 months)
Death of a sisterMargie Lee Gambrell
March 29, 1929 (Age 9 months)
Cause: Extensive Burns - Fell in Fireplace
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 16 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
Birth of a brotherGeorge Allen Gambrell
April 2, 1932 (Age 3 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherAlbert Allen Atkin
June 18, 1933 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherErnest Olin Gambrell
September 16, 1934 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterAlma Gambrell
July 16, 1937 (Age 9 years)
Census April 29, 1940 (Age 11 years)
Address: 1940 Dunklin, Greenville, South Carolina - Paul K Gambrell
Birth of a sisterSara Bell Gambrell
June 19, 1941 (Age 13 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 sisterSara Bell Gambrell
September 30, 1951 (Age 23 years)
Cause: car accident
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 fatherPaul Kay Gambrell
January 4, 1957 (Age 28 years)
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 motherZora Bell Atkins
March 10, 1978 (Age 49 years)
Death of a brotherErnest Olin Gambrell
May 26, 1991 (Age 62 years)
Death of a husbandJames D Wells
September 9, 1993 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherRev. Ansel Kay Gambrell
August 26, 2010 (Age 82 years)
Death of a sisterAlma Gambrell
April 16, 2016 (Age 87 years)
Death November 10, 2017 (Age 89 years)
Last change November 3, 201916:23:44

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
Rev. Ansel Kay Gambrell
Birth: May 21, 1924 25 23Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: August 26, 2010Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
20 months
elder sister
Margie Lee Gambrell
Birth: January 10, 1926 27 25Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: March 29, 1929Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
2 years
herself
Ellen P Gambrell
Birth: June 1, 1928 29 27Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: November 10, 2017North Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
9 months
younger brother
Herbert Bradley Gambrell
Birth: March 9, 1929 30 28Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: March 11, 1929Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
sister
Private
younger brother
George Allen Gambrell
Birth: April 2, 1932 33 31Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: March 19, 2018Greenwood, South Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
Ernest Olin Gambrell
Birth: September 16, 1934 36 34Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: May 26, 1991Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
3 years
younger sister
Alma Gambrell
Birth: July 16, 1937 38 36Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: April 16, 2016South Carolina, United States
4 years
younger sister
Sara Bell Gambrell
Birth: June 19, 1941 42 40Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 30, 1951Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Family with James D Wells - View this family
husband
James D Wells
Birth: January 31, 1926Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Death: September 9, 1993Greenwood, Greenwood, South Carolina, United States
herself
Ellen P Gambrell
Birth: June 1, 1928 29 27Honea Path, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: November 10, 2017North Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States
daughter
Private
son
Private

Ellen P Gambrell has 21 first cousins recorded

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Paul Kay Gambrell - Household

Honeapath S C Rt. 3 from Princeston Dunklin, Greenville, South Carolina

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Gambrell, Paul KheadMW41MSCSame PlaceFarmerFarm
Gambrell, ZorawifeFW39MSCSame PlaceHouse Wife
Gambrell, AnselsonMW15SSCSame Place
Gambrell, EllendaughterFW11SSCSame Place
Gambrell, GeorgesonMW8SSCSame Place
Gambrell, ErnestsonMW5SSCSame Place
Gambrell, AlmadaughterFW2SSCSame Place