The Shemwell Family

Charles Algin MorrisAge: 83 years19242008

Name
Charles Algin Morris
Given names
Charles Algin
Surname
Morris
Birth July 21, 1924
MarriageElna Jean PaxtonView this family
unknown

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 5 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 17 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 25 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 21 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 wifeElna Jean Paxton
December 24, 2001 (Age 77 years)

Death July 9, 2008 (Age 83 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Last change December 18, 201911:40:40

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Elna Jean Paxton - View this family
himself
Charles Algin Morris
Birth: July 21, 1924Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 9, 2008Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
wife
Elna Jean Paxton
Birth: December 29, 1926 19 16Hillside, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 24, 2001
Marriage:

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