The Shemwell Family

Jane Earle “Janie” MohonAge: 77 years19181995

Jane Earle “Janie” Mohon
Given names
Jane Earle
Married name
Jane Earle Brown
Birth March 3, 1918 24 27
MarriageVerner Ernest BrownView this family

Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
Birth of a sisterLaura Vandelia Mohon
September 16, 1919 (Age 18 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas Larkin Paxton
1920 (Age 21 months)
Census January 15, 1920 (Age 22 months)
Marriage of parentsAbner Herschel MohonMaybelle Ann PaxtonView this family
estimated 1926 (Age 7 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 11 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 5, 1930 (Age 12 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherBarbara Jane Driskill
September 11, 1942 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 23 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 31 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 -
Death of a sisterLaura Vandelia Mohon
February 9, 1965 (Age 46 years)
Death of a fatherAbner Herschel Mohon
August 23, 1966 (Age 48 years)
Death of a motherMaybelle Ann Paxton
August 1, 1972 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 27 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. -
Death of a husbandVerner Ernest Brown
February 14, 1977 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherAbner Herschel “Jimmy” Mohon Jr.
June 5, 1979 (Age 61 years)
Cause: Lung Cancer
Death December 11, 1995 (Age 77 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Restland Memorial Park
Last change June 15, 202112:19:34

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1926
-10 years
elder brother
Abner Herschel “Jimmy” Mohon Jr.
Birth: November 11, 1915 22 24Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 5, 1979Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
2 years
Jane Earle “Janie” Mohon
Birth: March 3, 1918 24 27Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 11, 1995Richardson, Dallas, Texas, United States
18 months
younger sister
Laura Vandelia Mohon KirtleyLaura Vandelia Mohon
Birth: September 16, 1919 25 28Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 9, 1965Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States
Family with Verner Ernest Brown - View this family
Verner Ernest Brown
Birth: March 5, 1907Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: February 14, 1977Mabank, Kaufman, Texas, United States
Jane Earle “Janie” Mohon
Birth: March 3, 1918 24 27Beech Creek, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 11, 1995Richardson, Dallas, Texas, United States

Jane Earle “Janie” Mohon has 12 first cousins recorded