Carrie Wilkerson

30 January 1890–18 October 1971 (Age 81)
Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States

The Life of Carrie

When Carrie Wilkerson was born on 30 January 1890, her father, David P Wilkerson, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Eveline Ramsey, was 21. She married Abraham " Abe" Sampson Shehorn on 26 June 1910, in Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Richland Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States in 1910 and Liberty Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 18 October 1971, in Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dexter Cemetery, Liberty Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham " Abe" Sampson Shehorn
1872–1958
Carrie Wilkerson
1890–1971
Marriage: 26 June 1910
Flora Christine Shehorn
1911–1967
Harold William Shehorn
1913–1988
Claudine Shehorn
1920–
Carol Abram Shehorn
1923–1974

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 June 1910
Dexter, Stoddard, Missouri, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    David P Wilkerson

    Male1857–1939Male

    Sarah Eveline Ramsey

    Female1868–1947Female

siblings

(8)

    Florence J Wilkerson

    Female1887–1979Female

    Female1890–1971Female

    Rhoda Wilkerson

    Female1892–1919Female

    Birdie Wilkerson

    Female1894–1985Female

    Cora Wilkerson

    Female1896–Female

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 22

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilkin .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Carrie Wilkerson in household of David P Wilkerson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Carrie Wilkerson in household of David P Wilkerson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Carrie Shehorn in household of Abe Shehorn, "United States Census, 1920"

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