The Shemwell Family

Clois Holmes Jr.Age: 25 years19191945

Name
Clois Holmes Jr.
Given names
Clois
Surname
Holmes
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth October 14, 1919 22 20
Birth of a brotherJesse Eugene Holmes
February 15, 1925 (Age 5 years)
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
Census April 4, 1930 (Age 10 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha Matilda Donelson
March 3, 1931 (Age 11 years)
Census April 12, 1940 (Age 20 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Elza “Bill” Shemwell
March 2, 1944 (Age 24 years)
Note: Home of Son of Carl on Estes Lane in Paducah, KY. Pa lived with my grandparents, Carl and Maude - Lenore55
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 22 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
Death March 14, 1945 (Age 25 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Benton Cemetery
Last change July 29, 201915:36:48

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
Clois Holmes
Birth: July 24, 1897Kentucky, United States
Death: June 13, 1989Red Bud, Randolph, Illinois, United States
mother
Jesse Shemwell
Birth: July 27, 1899 41 37Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 8, 1989Benton, Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: 1918Massac, Illinois, United States
21 months
himself
Clois Holmes Jr.
Birth: October 14, 1919 22 20Graves, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 14, 1945San Mateo, California, United States
5 years
younger brother
Jesse Eugene Holmes
Birth: February 15, 1925 27 25Marshall, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 13, 2010Metropolis, Massac, Illinois, United States

Clois Holmes Jr. has 17 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Clois Holmes - Household

Marshall, Kentucky

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Holmes, CloisheadMW32M21KYKYKYFarmerFarm
Holmes, JessewifeFW30M19KYKYKY
Holmes, Clois Jr.sonMW10SKYKYKY
Holmes, Jesse EsonMW5SKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Clois Holmes - Household

Mayfield Highway Marshall, Kentucky

NameInfoRelationInfoHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Holmes, CloisheadMW42MKYRMarshallKYFarm Bureau Office
Holmes, JesseXwifeFW40MKYRMarshallKY
Holmes, Clois Jr.sonMW20SKYRMarshallKYSalesmanFactory
Holmes, J EugenesonMW15SKYRMarshallKY