The Shemwell Family

Charles Winferd MossAge: 92 years19292022

Name
Charles Winferd Moss
Given names
Charles Winferd
Surname
Moss
Birth February 25, 1929 25 19
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 7 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 4, 1930 (Age 13 months)
Death of a fatherNobel Simmons Moss
July 14, 1936 (Age 7 years)
Census April 23, 1940 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 12 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
Birth of a half-sisterRegeina Kay Purcell
December 2, 1947 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 20 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 31 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherMarvin Browden Shemwell
June 22, 1964 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 16 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 66 years)
Death of a sisterGloria Eugene “Jean” Moss
October 28, 1998 (Age 69 years)
Death of a half-sisterRegeina Kay Purcell
November 4, 2020 (Age 91 years)
Death January 15, 2022 (Age 92 years)
Last change January 20, 202215:31:31

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Nobel Simmons Moss
Birth: December 24, 1903 43 33Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 14, 1936Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
mother
elder sister
Gloria Eugene “Jean” Moss
Birth: October 18, 1925 21 16Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 28, 1998South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States
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Charles Winferd Moss
Birth: February 25, 1929 25 19Mosstown, Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 15, 2022Zionsville, Boone, Indiana, United States
sister
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step-father
Orval Glennard Purcell
Birth: August 10, 1908Kentucky, United States
Death: May 19, 1990Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States
mother
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half-sister
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half-sister
Regeina Kay Purcell
Birth: December 2, 1947 39 38Barlow, Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 4, 2020Warsaw, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States
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himself
Charles Winferd Moss
Birth: February 25, 1929 25 19Mosstown, Ballard, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 15, 2022Zionsville, Boone, Indiana, United States
wife
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Charles Winferd Moss has 4 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Nobel Moss - Household

Ballard, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Nobel S MossheadMW26M22KYKYKYFarmerGeneral Farm
Sonora A ShemwellwifeFW20M15KYKYKY
Gloria E MossdaughterFW4SKYKYKY
Charles W MosssonMW1-1mSKYKYKY