The Shemwell Family

Esther Pauline CampbellAge: 59 years19241984

Esther Pauline Campbell
Given names
Esther Pauline
Birth August 9, 1924 29 28
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 -
Death of a paternal grandmotherLouella Clementine Joiner
June 8, 1930 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherWilliam Winfield Campbell
November 8, 1935 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherIssac Wilburn Wyatt
June 5, 1940 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 17 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 25 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 motherAlgie Clyde Wyatt
July 8, 1966 (Age 41 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Grady Campbell
May 2, 1970 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 21 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 May 26, 1984 (Age 59 years)
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Esther Pauline Campbell
Birth: August 9, 1924 29 28Trigg, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 26, 1984Trigg, Kentucky, United States

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Pauline was born with "Downs Syndrome". She lived with her parents until Algie died, and then she lived with Grady at their home in Hopkinsville, then for a short while, Grady was in a nursing home and Pauline stayed with him at the nursing home, they had a room together, and then when he died in 1970, Pauline went to live with her sister, Ruby Shemwell. Ruby and her family cared for her until she developed Altzheimers Disease and then she was put in a nursing home.