The Shemwell Family

Jean Reigh RalstonAge: 86 years19202006

Name
Jean Reigh Ralston
Given names
Jean Reigh
Surname
Ralston
Birth June 2, 1920 50 33
Marriage of parentsEdmund RalstonMary Mae McGeheeView this family
between 1914 and 1920

Marriage of a parentMichael Leroy TroutmanMary Mae McGeheeView this family
between 1921 and 1925 (Age 6 months)

Death of a maternal grandfatherRobert Gordon McGehee
July 9, 1921 (Age 13 months)
Birth of a half-brotherDonald Leroy Troutman
June 23, 1926 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherMary Mae McGehee
May 23, 1929 (Age 8 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
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
Death of a maternal grandmotherHarriette A “Hattie” Howell
November 21, 1945 (Age 25 years)
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 half-sisterOlive Fern Hooper
July 10, 1958 (Age 38 years)
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 half-sisterOvella Audrey Hooper
October 1978 (Age 58 years)

Death of a half-brotherLuther Wayne Hooper
April 8, 1995 (Age 74 years)
Death of a half-sisterVivian L Hooper
February 12, 1996 (Age 75 years)
Obituary
Jean Reigh Ralston Obituary 2006
October 2006 (Age 86 years)
Death October 16, 2006 (Age 86 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Sunset Lawns Cemetery
Last change January 23, 202020:09:49

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: between 1914 and 1920
6 years
herself
Jean Reigh Ralston
Birth: June 2, 1920 50 33Augusta, Butler, Kansas, United States
Death: October 16, 2006El Dorado, Butler, Kansas, United States
Mother’s family with Luther Erie Hooper - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: May 29, 1905Washington, Arkansas, United States
1 year
half-sister
Olive Fern Hooper
Birth: May 15, 1906 24 19Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States
Death: July 10, 1958Newcastle, Weston, Wyoming, United States
23 months
half-sister
Vivian L Hooper
Birth: April 16, 1908 26 20Arkansas, United States
Death: February 12, 1996Grove, Delaware, Oklahoma, United States
3 years
half-sister
4 years
half-brother
Luther Wayne Hooper
Birth: September 30, 1913 31 26Arkansas, United States
Death: April 8, 1995Orange, California, United States
Mother’s family with Michael Leroy Troutman - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: between 1921 and 1925
6 years
half-brother
Donald Leroy Troutman
Birth: June 23, 1926 40 39El Dorado, Butler, Kansas, United States
Death: February 15, 2008Chico, Butte, California, United States

Jean Reigh Ralston has 3 first cousins recorded

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