The Shemwell Family

Henrietta ShemwellAge: 89 years19232012

Henrietta Shemwell
Given names
Married name
Henrietta Thweatt
Birth October 13, 1923 32 26
Birth of a sisterKatherine Sunshine “Shine” Shemwell
November 12, 1925 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 5 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 6 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Herschel Shemwell
July 20, 1935 (Age 11 years)
Address: 2481 Princeton St.
Cause: rheumatic heart disease
Death of a paternal grandmotherJudith “Jude” McMillan
December 20, 1936 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherArchie Barnabus Powers
December 11, 1942 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 18 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 maternal grandmotherPenelope Edward “Pennie” Vaughn
January 9, 1950 (Age 26 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Francis Marian “Will” Shemwell
September 24, 1953 (Age 29 years)
Cause: Heart Failure
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 26 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 motherIda Lillian Powers
January 10, 1962 (Age 38 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 22 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 brotherUlvesford William Shemwell
February 14, 1982 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a brotherUlvesford William Shemwell
1982 (Age 58 years)
Cemetery: McMillan Cemetery
Death of a sisterOra Louise Shemwell
July 23, 1997 (Age 73 years)

Death of a husbandConey Lyle Thweatt
September 24, 2008 (Age 84 years)
Hilldale Baptist Church
before 2012 (Age 88 years)

Death October 29, 2012 (Age 89 years)
Address: Sterling House
Burial October 31, 2012 (2 days after death)
Address: West
Cemetery: Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West
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Marriage: June 20, 1917Houston, Tennessee, United States
3 months
elder brother
Ulvesford William Shemwell
Birth: September 18, 1917 26 20Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 14, 1982Virginia, United States
19 months
elder sister
5 years
Henrietta Shemwell
Birth: October 13, 1923 32 26Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 29, 2012Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger sister
Katherine Sunshine “Shine” Shemwell
Birth: November 12, 1925 34 28Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 10, 2018Goodlettsville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Father’s family with Ora E McIntosh - View this family
Ora E McIntosh
Birth: October 7, 1894 31 27Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 30, 1915Cumberland City, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: October 8, 1914Houston, Tennessee, United States
Family with Coney Lyle Thweatt - View this family
Coney Lyle Thweatt
Birth: February 25, 1923Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 24, 2008Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Henrietta Shemwell
Birth: October 13, 1923 32 26Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 29, 2012Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

Henrietta Shemwell has 34 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - William Herschel Shemwell - Household

Dist. 4 Arlington, Houston Tn.

Herschel ShemwellheadMW38M25TNTNTNLaborerRail Road
Lillian ShemwellwifeFW33M20TNTNTN
Ulvesford ShemwellsonMW12S-TNTNTN
Louise ShemwelldaughterFW10S-TNTNTN
Henrietta ShemwelldaughterFW6S-TNTNTN
Sunshine ShemwelldaughterFW4S-TNTNTN