The Shemwell Family

Herbert Lorraine TateAge: 67 years18771945

Herbert Lorraine Tate
Given names
Herbert Lorraine
Birth August 22, 1877 26 24
Birth of a sisterVerdye Belle Tate
December 12, 1878 (Age 15 months)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a sisterEtha Ola Missouri Tate
March 28, 1882 (Age 4 years)
MarriageMinnie Belle GoodrumView this family
December 29, 1897 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 20 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Jenera Cotaire Tate
November 11, 1898 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Franklin Driskill
April 18, 1902 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2Denzil Benjamin Tate
July 20, 1902 (Age 24 years)
Death of a fatherEzekiel Benjamin Tate
November 21, 1902 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3Ollie Fredrick Tate
October 9, 1905 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4Eugene Edgbert “Gene” Tate
January 13, 1910 (Age 32 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 38 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a sonDenzil Benjamin Tate
October 20, 1918 (Age 41 years)
Cause: Influenza
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 39 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 40 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 -
Census January 13, 1920 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 52 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 2, 1930 (Age 52 years)
Death of a motherMary Adeline “Molly” Driskill
February 12, 1934 (Age 56 years)
Census April 17, 1940 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Elisabeth Jean “Betty Jean” Tate
March 19, 1942 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Kenneth Herbert Tate
August 25, 1943 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 64 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 August 14, 1945 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery
Last change May 18, 202012:50:58

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 23, 1875Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
20 months
16 months
younger sister
Verdye Belle Tate
Birth: December 12, 1878 27 25Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 20, 1970White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger sister
Family with Minnie Belle Goodrum - View this family
Marriage: December 29, 1897Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
10 months
Jenera Cotaire Tate
Birth: November 11, 1898 21 19Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 21, 1985Auburn, Logan, Kentucky, United States
4 years
Denzil Benjamin Tate
Birth: July 20, 1902 24 22White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 20, 1918White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Ollie Fredrick Tate
Birth: October 9, 1905 28 25White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 3, 1988Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States
4 years

Herbert Lorraine Tate has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Herbert Lorraine Tate - Household

South Main Street Curtail, Hopkins, Kentucky

Tate, H LheadMW32M112KYKYKYMillerFlour Mill
Tate, Minnie BwifeFW30M11244KYKYKY
Tate, Jenera CdaughterFW11SKYKYKY
Tate, Denzil BsonMW7SKYKYKY
Tate, Ollie FsonMW4SKYKYKY
Tate, Eugene EsonMW2mSKYKYKY
Goodrum, Isamother in lawFW50M175KYKYKY

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Herbert Lorraine Tate - Household

Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Tate, HerbertheadMW42MKYKYKYMiller
Tate, MinniewifeFW40MKYKYKY
Tate, JeneradaughterFW21SKYKYKYSchool Teacher
Tate, OlliesonMW14SKYKYKY
Tate, EugenesonMW10SKYKYKY
Goodrum, Isamother in lawFW60WdKYKYKY

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Herbert Lorraine Tate - Household

Church Street White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky

Tate, Herbert LheadMW52M20KYKYKYMillerFlouring Mill
Tate, Minnie BwifeFW50M18KYKYKY
Tate, Eugene EsonMW20SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Herbert Lorraine Tate - Household

259 Peihoad Street Auburn, Logan, Kentucky

Tate, Herbert LheadMW62MKYSame PlaceMillerFlour Mill
Tate, Minnie BXwifeFW59MKYSame Place