The Shemwell Family

Marijane ShemwellAge: 80 years19282008

Name
Marijane Shemwell
Given names
Marijane
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Marijane Howlan
Birth March 2, 1928 24 22
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 18 months)

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
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 2 years)
Census April 3, 1940 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherHenrietta Jane “Etta” Pring
May 11, 1941 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 13 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 maternal grandmotherMaude S Slater
June 2, 1952 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 21 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 fatherJohn William Shemwell
June 7, 1975 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 17 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 motherVivian W Campbell
June 23, 1999 (Age 71 years)
Death October 10, 2008 (Age 80 years)

Last change July 29, 201915:36:38

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
John William Shemwell
Birth: August 21, 1903 34 33Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Death: June 7, 1975San Diego, California, United States
mother
Marriage: November 15, 1926Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
16 months
herself
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husband
Private
herself
daughter
Private
son
Private
son
Private

Marijane Shemwell has 8 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Jane Pring - Household

Pueblo, Pubelo, Co

NameRelationAssetsSexRaceAgeMCAgMEduBPFBPMBPNLYOIN/AEng?OccupationIndustryEmployVetWar
Henrietta P ShemwellheadF64W27ENGENGENG
Judson A ShemwellsonM24S-COKYENGClerkRailroad
John W ShemwellsonM26M23COKYENGManagerTheatre
Vivian C Shemwelldaughter in lawF24M21IAUSIA
Marijane Shemwellgrand daughterF2S-ILCOIA

Notes: Bradford