The Shemwell Family

Dorothy Elizabeth CarneyAge: 62 years19251987

Name
Dorothy Elizabeth Carney
Given names
Dorothy Elizabeth
Surname
Carney
Married name
Dorothy Elizabeth Shemwell
Birth July 20, 1925 30 16
Birth of a brotherLuther Ray Carney
October 6, 1928 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 4 years)

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 sisterCarrie May Carney
July 7, 1930 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMinnie Frances Carney
May 26, 1932 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterLillian Maxine Carney
February 16, 1933 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherRoy Bradford Carney
August 9, 1933 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherLeo Franklin Carney
November 30, 1936 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherCharles Thomas Carney
December 26, 1937 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Henry “Joe” Carney
January 31, 1940 (Age 14 years)
Death of a motherVinnie Louise Brown
August 29, 1943 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 16 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 paternal grandfatherCharles Thomas Carney
September 1, 1947 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 24 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 fatherWilliam Henry Carney
August 3, 1967 (Age 42 years)
Address: V.A. hospital
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 20 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 husbandWilliam Thomas Shemwell
February 1, 1983 (Age 57 years)
Cause: Heart Attack
Occupation
Bread Slicer
between 1948 and 1984 (Age 22 years)

Employer: Ward's Baking Company
Death of a half-brotherJames Julius Carney
January 30, 1985 (Age 59 years)

Death of a sisterCarrie May Carney
March 18, 1987 (Age 61 years)
Death November 21, 1987 (Age 62 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Glen Eden Memorial Park
Last change July 29, 201915:37:18

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: October 1, 1923Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
22 months
herself
Dorothy Elizabeth Carney
Birth: July 20, 1925 30 16Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 21, 1987Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
3 years
younger brother
Luther Ray Carney
Birth: October 6, 1928 33 20Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 20, 2000Melvindale, Wayne, Michigan, United States
21 months
younger sister
Carrie May Carney
Birth: July 7, 1930 35 21Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 18, 1987Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
23 months
younger sister
Minnie Frances Carney
Birth: May 26, 1932 37 23Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 25, 1994Mountain Home, Elmore, Idaho, United States
9 months
younger sister
Lillian Maxine Carney
Birth: February 16, 1933 38 24Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 24, 2002Johnson City, Washington, Tennessee, United States
6 months
younger brother
Roy Bradford Carney
Birth: August 9, 1933 38 24Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 9, 2012Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States
3 years
younger brother
Leo Franklin Carney
Birth: November 30, 1936 42 28Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 1, 1989Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
13 months
younger brother
Charles Thomas Carney
Birth: December 26, 1937 43 29Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 3, 1989Springfield, Robertson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Joseph Henry “Joe” Carney
Birth: January 31, 1940 45 31Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 14, 1990Mount Clemens, Macomb, Michigan, United States
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father
step-mother
Julia Love Neely
Birth: July 11, 1906Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 18, 1922Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: October 30, 1920Summit, Ohio, United States
15 months
half-brother
James Julius Carney
Birth: January 17, 1922 27 15Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 30, 1985
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husband
William Thomas Shemwell
Birth: January 8, 1922 34 33Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 1, 1983Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
herself
Dorothy Elizabeth Carney
Birth: July 20, 1925 30 16Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 21, 1987Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
daughter
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husband
William Thomas Shemwell
Birth: January 8, 1922 34 33Bumpus Mills, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 1, 1983Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
husband’s wife
Edith Dorene Douglas
Birth: December 17, 1923Albany, Linn, Oregon, United States
Death: July 7, 2012Albany, Linn, Oregon, United States
step-daughter
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Note
Her father was William H. Carney born on the 26th of November, 1894 in Tennessee. William died on 08/03/1967 in Allen Park,Wayne,Michigan at the V.A. hospital. He is buried at Woodmere Cemetery in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan. While he was living, William Henry Carney worked for the railroad. Dorothy's mother was Viney Brown of Tennessee. Vinie was born in 1909. And died of T.B. on 08/29/43 in Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee. Dorothy quit high school to take care of her mother, and she raised a majority of her siblings. William's parents were Charles Thomas Carney and Minnie Frensley Carney. family search.org and Jim Carney's genealogy website.
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Charles Thomas Carney, aka "C.T" Carney, was born in Joelton, Davidson, Tennessee in 1873. He married Minnie Lee Eunice Frensley. Charles died on 1 Sept 1947 probably in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee and was buried 3 Sept 1947 in Davidson, Tennessee. C.T. Carney was Dorothy's grandfather and William's father. family search.org and Jim Carney's genealogy website.
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Minnie Lee Eunie Frensley was born on 31 July, 1877 in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee.