The Shemwell Family

Marianna CarverAge: 69 years19161986

Marianna Carver
Given names
Married name
Marianna Howell
Birth June 6, 1916 31 26
MarriageJessie Dixie HowellView this family

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Polio Epidemic

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 6 months)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 18 months)

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 January 7, 1920 (Age 3 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMiranda Isabel “Belle” Driskill
January 31, 1924 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 13 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Dixie Jane Howell
June 17, 1936 (Age 20 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherMarion Washington Carver
April 13, 1937 (Age 20 years)
Census April 25, 1940 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 25 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 33 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 fatherFred Moore Carver
October 27, 1961 (Age 45 years)
Death of a motherMaude Greek Welborn
December 6, 1972 (Age 56 years)
Death of a husbandJessie Dixie Howell
December 20, 1973 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 29 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 sisterCarra Belle Carver
October 24, 1977 (Age 61 years)
Death May 8, 1986 (Age 69 years)
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
Last change May 9, 202017:49:23

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Fred Moore Carver
Birth: March 13, 1885 30 34Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 27, 1961Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Maude Greek Welborn
Birth: August 10, 1889Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 6, 1972Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: October 1906Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
11 months
elder sister
Carra Belle Carver
Birth: August 25, 1907 22 18Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 24, 1977Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
9 years
Marianna Carver
Birth: June 6, 1916 31 26Kentucky, United States
Death: May 8, 1986Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, United States
Family with Jessie Dixie Howell - View this family
Jessie Dixie Howell
Birth: October 12, 1911Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 20, 1973Boyle, Kentucky, United States
Marianna Carver
Birth: June 6, 1916 31 26Kentucky, United States
Death: May 8, 1986Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, United States
Dixie Jane Howell
Birth: June 17, 1936 24 20Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 13, 2006

Marianna Carver has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Fred Moore Carver - Household

Skilesville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Carver, Fred MheadMW34MKYKYKYCarpenterHouse
Carver, MaudewifeFW30MKYKYKY
Carver, Carre BdaughterFW12SKYKYKY
Carver, MarydaughterFW3-6mSKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Fred Moore Carver - Household

Muhlenberg, Kentucky

Carver, Fred MheadMW45M22KYMOKYCarpenterHouse
Carver, MaudwifeFW40M17KYSCSC
Carver, Carra BdaughterFW22SKYKYKY
Carver, MariannadaughterFW13SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Jessie Dixie Howell - Household

723 Madison Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky

Howell, Jessie DheadMW28MKYRMuhlenbergKYPlumberGas Company
Howell, MariannaXwifeFW23MKYGranvilleMuhlenbergKY
Howell, Dixie JanedaughterFW3SKY