The Shemwell Family

Mary ParnellAge: 87 years19202008

Name
Mary Parnell
Given names
Mary
Surname
Parnell
Married name
Mary O'Brien
Birth August 31, 1920
MarriageStanley Jack O'BrienView this family
unknown

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
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
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 of a husbandStanley Jack O'Brien
January 27, 2004 (Age 83 years)
Death July 27, 2008 (Age 87 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Greenoaks Memorial Park
Last change December 9, 201712:35:36

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Stanley Jack O'Brien - View this family
husband
Stanley Jack O'Brien
Birth: September 1, 1918 46 35Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Death: January 27, 2004Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
herself
Mary Parnell
Birth: August 31, 1920Ocala, Marion, Florida, United States
Death: July 27, 2008Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Marriage:
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