The Shemwell Family

John W LasterAge: 81 years19332014

Name
John W Laster
Given names
John W
Surname
Laster
Birth March 15, 1933 30 32
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 8 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 16 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 paternal grandfatherDavid Lawson Laster
April 5, 1965 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 12 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 fatherHomer Lawson Laster
December 15, 1982 (Age 49 years)
Death of a brotherShelly Ray Laster
June 10, 1985 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterFannie Elizabeth “Bell” Laster
April 18, 1996 (Age 63 years)
Death of a motherRoberta McGhee
March 3, 2000 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherShelby Thomas Laster
December 27, 2006 (Age 73 years)
Death April 11, 2014 (Age 81 years)
Last change October 1, 201902:07:29

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Shelby Thomas Laster
Birth: March 13, 1923 20 22Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 27, 2006Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
Shelly Ray Laster
Birth: February 14, 1926 23 25Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 10, 1985Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
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elder sister
Fannie Elizabeth “Bell” Laster
Birth: 1931 28 30Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 18, 1996Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
himself
John W Laster
Birth: March 15, 1933 30 32Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 11, 2014Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
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