The Shemwell Family

Irene BreezeelAge: 75 years19161992

Name
Irene Breezeel
Given names
Irene
Surname
Breezeel
Married name
Irene Jackson
Birth October 25, 1916 45 35
MarriageFloyd Marvin JacksonView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 2 months)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 14 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Elizabeth Hendrickson
May 13, 1919 (Age 2 years)
Census January 5, 1920 (Age 3 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a motherEtta Valenta Holmes
May 3, 1937 (Age 20 years)
Census April 6, 1940 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 25 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 33 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 fatherWilliam Pinkney Breezeel
November 11, 1959 (Age 43 years)
Death of a husbandFloyd Marvin Jackson
December 27, 1966 (Age 50 years)
Death of a brotherGuy R Breezeel
November 10, 1967 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 29 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
SSI Claim
SSI

Note: Name: Irene Jackson
Death July 28, 1992 (Age 75 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Benton Cemetery
Last change July 29, 201915:36:41

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
William Pinkney Breezeel
Birth: December 1870 47 39Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 11, 1959Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
mother
Etta Valenta Holmes
Birth: November 11, 1880 40 41Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 3, 1937Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: calculated 1897
Divorce: between 1917 and 1920Marshall, Kentucky, United States
7 years
elder brother
Guy R Breezeel
Birth: October 23, 1903 32 22Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 10, 1967Oak Level, Marshall, Kentucky, United States
13 years
herself
Irene Breezeel
Birth: October 25, 1916 45 35Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 28, 1992Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Father’s family with Etie Farmer - View this family
father
William Pinkney Breezeel
Birth: December 1870 47 39Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 11, 1959Mayfield, Graves, Kentucky, United States
step-mother
Marriage:
Family with Floyd Marvin Jackson - View this family
husband
Floyd Marvin Jackson
Birth: May 10, 1905Kentucky, United States
Death: December 27, 1966Marshall, Kentucky, United States
herself
Irene Breezeel
Birth: October 25, 1916 45 35Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 28, 1992Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Marriage:

Irene Breezeel has 37 first cousins recorded

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Etta Valenta Holmes - Household

Oak Level, Marshall, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Etta BreezeelheadFW38DKYKYKYManagerFarm
Guy BreezeelsonMW16MKYKYKYLaborerFarm
Irene BreezeeldaughterFW3SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Floyd Marvin Jackson - Household

Paducah Rd. Oak Level, Marshall, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchEdBPResFBPMBPFarmOccupationIndustryEmpWksIncVetWar
Floyd M JacksonheadMW35MKYLaborerOdd Jobs
J Irene JacksonwifeFW23MKY

SSI Claim
Name: Irene Jackson [Irene Breezeel] SSN: 400327633 Gender: Female Race: White Birth Date: 25 Oct 1916 Birth Place: Rural Marsha, Kentucky Death Date: 28 Jul 1992 Father: Pink W Breezeel Mother: Etta Holmes Type of Claim: Original SSN. Notes: Jul 1944: Name listed as IRENE JACKSON