The Shemwell Family

Robert Claude “Red” MurreyAge: 76 years19242000

Name
Robert Claude “Red” Murrey
Given names
Robert Claude
Surname
Murrey
Nickname
Red
Birth June 15, 1924 24 24
Birth of a brotherWilliam Henry Murrey
February 27, 1929 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 5 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 22, 1930 (Age 5 years)
Census April 22, 1940 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 17 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 25 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
MarriageEloise WaldenView this family
September 27, 1963 (Age 39 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSusan Earl Shemwell
December 4, 1963 (Age 39 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherKatie Lilly Clifton
June 12, 1964 (Age 39 years)
Death of a fatherRoy Claude Murrey
June 27, 1971 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 21 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 motherFrancis Laura “Fannie” DeBerry
February 23, 1982 (Age 57 years)
Death of a wifeEloise Walden
December 21, 1997 (Age 73 years)
Death October 29, 2000 (Age 76 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Green Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Last change January 21, 201811:20:29

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
elder sister
Dorothy Grace Murrey
Birth: April 20, 1920 20 20Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 21, 1920Todd, Kentucky, United States
4 years
himself
Robert Claude “Red” Murrey
Birth: June 15, 1924 24 24Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 2000Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
sister
Private
younger brother
William Henry Murrey
Birth: February 27, 1929 29 29Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 22, 2005Trenton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
Family with Eloise Walden - View this family
himself
Robert Claude “Red” Murrey
Birth: June 15, 1924 24 24Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 29, 2000Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
wife
Eloise Walden
Birth: October 1, 1928Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 21, 1997Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: September 27, 1963Robertson, Tennessee, United States

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