The Shemwell Family

Gloria Eugene “Jean” MossAge: 73 years19251998

Name
Gloria Eugene “Jean” Moss
Given names
Gloria Eugene
Nickname
Jean
Surname
Moss
Married name
Gloria Eugene Purcell
Birth October 18, 1925 21 16
MarriageEdward E PurcellView this family
unknown

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 3 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
Census April 4, 1930 (Age 4 years)
Death of a fatherNobel Simmons Moss
July 14, 1936 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentOrval Glenn PurcellSonora Alberta ShemwellView this family
after 1940 (Age 14 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 16 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 24 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 maternal grandmotherKatie Thomas Moss
April 30, 1960 (Age 34 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherMarvin Browden Shemwell
June 22, 1964 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 20 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 motherSonora Alberta Shemwell
December 19, 1995 (Age 70 years)
Death of a husbandEdward E Purcell
1998 (Age 72 years)

Death October 28, 1998 (Age 73 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Chapel Hills Memorial Gardens
Last change July 29, 201915:36:44

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
Nobel Simmons Moss
Birth: December 24, 1903 43 33Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 14, 1936Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
mother
herself
Gloria Eugene “Jean” Moss
Birth: October 18, 1925 21 16Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 28, 1998South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States
brother
Private
sister
Private
Mother’s family with Orval Glenn Purcell - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: after 1940
Mother’s family with Private - View this family
step-father
Private
mother
Family with Edward E Purcell - View this family
husband
herself
Gloria Eugene “Jean” Moss
Birth: October 18, 1925 21 16Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 28, 1998South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States
Marriage:

Gloria Eugene “Jean” Moss has 4 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (4)

Parents Private + Catherine Shemwell
1Private
Parents Thomas Franklin Russell + Catherine Shemwell
1Private