The Shemwell Family

Cornell MurrayAge: 74 years19201994

Name
Cornell Murray
Given names
Cornell
Surname
Murray
Married name
Cornell Shemwell
Birth January 17, 1920

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 9 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
MarriageHoward W ShemwellView this family
September 7, 1940 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#1Max Lee “Skip” Shemwell
December 16, 1943 (Age 23 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 21 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 29 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 husbandHoward W Shemwell
October 1, 1973 (Age 53 years)

Burial of a husbandHoward W Shemwell
1973 (Age 52 years)
Cemetery: Green Lawn Memorial Gardens
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 25 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 May 16, 1994 (Age 74 years)

Burial 1994 (Age 73 years)
Cemetery: Green Lawn Memorial Gardens
Family with Howard W Shemwell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: September 7, 1940Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
3 years
son
Max Lee “Skip” Shemwell
Birth: December 16, 1943 27 23
Death: May 21, 2009Bardwell, Carlisle, Kentucky, United States

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