The Shemwell Family

James Oscar Motsenbocker

James Oscar Motsenbocker Jr.Age: 60 years19171977

James Oscar Motsenbocker Jr.
Given names
James Oscar
Name suffix
Birth January 17, 1917 31 27
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 11 months)

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 -
Birth of a sisterBettie Sue Motsenbocker
January 10, 1924 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Davis Motsenbocker
May 8, 1929 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 12 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 13 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherHiriam Breckenridge Richardson
December 9, 1933 (Age 16 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAmanda Caldonia Mitchell
August 8, 1934 (Age 17 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherNancy Elizabeth Shemwell
October 10, 1942 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 24 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 32 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 fatherJames Oscar Motsenbocker
1953 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 28 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 October 2, 1977 (Age 60 years)
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Marriage: December 23, 1909Grady, Oklahoma, United States
2 years
elder sister
James Oscar, Goldia Mae (Richardson - daughter of Nancy Elizabeth) and Corinne MotsenbockerVelma Corinne Motsenbocker
Birth: February 9, 1912 26 22Oklahoma, United States
Death: February 4, 2006Hobert, Kiowa, Oklahoma, United States
5 years
James Oscar MotsenbockerJames Oscar Motsenbocker Jr.
Birth: January 17, 1917 31 27Oklahoma, United States
Death: October 2, 1977Oklahoma, United States
7 years
younger sister

James Oscar Motsenbocker Jr. has 4 first cousins recorded

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