The Shemwell Family

Elsie G “Essie” CarterAge: 85 years18761962

Elsie G “Essie” Carter
Given names
Elsie G
Married name
Elsie G Lamborn
Birth December 5, 1876 42 37
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 12 months)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 7, 1880 (Age 3 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas William Barnett
October 29, 1882 (Age 5 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmily Mary “Polly” Troutman
January 7, 1891 (Age 14 years)
Death of a sisterMahala Jennie Carter
December 30, 1891 (Age 15 years)
MarriageWalter Oliver LambornView this family
March 21, 1896 (Age 19 years)
Name: Walter O Lamborn Sex: Male Spouse's Name: Essie G Carter Spouse's Sex: Female Marriage License Date: 21 Mar 1896 Marriage License Place: Fulton, Indiana, United States Event Type: Marriage License Page: 224 Number of Images: 1
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 21 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 -
Death of a fatherJohn Jackson Carter
December 18, 1914 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ann “Margret” Carter
June 19, 1916 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 40 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 41 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 -
Death of a motherSarah Ellizabeth Barnett
March 31, 1925 (Age 48 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 -
Death of a sisterAmanda Isadora Carter
1930 (Age 53 years)
Death of a brotherJames Ellsworth Carter
August 24, 1934 (Age 57 years)
Death of a sisterEmma Rose Althea Carter
November 28, 1938 (Age 61 years)
Death of a husbandWalter Oliver Lamborn
June 16, 1944 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam A Carter
August 2, 1945 (Age 68 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 73 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 -
Essie G Lamborn Obituary
April 11, 1962 (2 days after death)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 69 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 April 9, 1962 (Age 85 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Kewanna Citizens IOOF Cemetery
Last change August 4, 202214:31:15

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 1, 1857Fulton, Indiana, United States
17 months
elder sister
Emma Rose Althea Carter
Birth: June 1, 1858 24 19Iowa, United States
Death: November 28, 1938St Joseph, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
8 months
elder sister
Mahala Jennie Carter
Birth: June 30, 1862 28 23Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: December 30, 1891Indiana, United States
4 years
elder brother
William A Carter
Birth: April 11, 1866 31 27Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: August 2, 1945Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
2 years
elder brother
James Ellsworth Carter
Birth: June 23, 1868 34 29Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: August 24, 1934Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
Sarah C Carter
Birth: 1870 35 30Indiana, United States
Death: September 26, 1872Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
4 years
Elsie G “Essie” Carter
Birth: December 5, 1876 42 37Indiana, United States
Death: April 9, 1962Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida, United States
Family with Walter Oliver Lamborn - View this family
Walter O and Essie G Lamborn TombstoneWalter Oliver Lamborn
Birth: September 30, 1873Winamac, Pulaski, Indiana, United States
Death: June 16, 1944Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Elsie G “Essie” Carter
Birth: December 5, 1876 42 37Indiana, United States
Death: April 9, 1962Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida, United States
Marriage: March 21, 1896Fulton, Indiana, United States

Elsie G “Essie” Carter has 32 first cousins recorded