The Shemwell Family

Bobby Ray CorleyAge: 64 years19291993

Bobby Ray Corley
Given names
Bobby Ray
Birth June 10, 1929 33 25
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 3 months)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Census April 28, 1930 (Age 10 months)
Birth of a brotherBilly Leroy Corley
September 27, 1931 (Age 2 years)
Census May 3, 1940 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentFrank KatzenmillerAnna Lou DriskillView this family
after 1940 (Age 10 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 12 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 -
Death of a maternal grandfatherArthur Davis Driskill
April 25, 1949 (Age 19 years)
Note: Death Certificate says mother was Miranda Bell Shemwell
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 20 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 fatherJames Elvie Corley
October 2, 1957 (Age 28 years)
Death of a brotherBilly Leroy Corley
June 21, 1958 (Age 29 years)
Cause: Helecopter crash
Death of a motherAnna Lou Driskill
April 10, 1965 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 16 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 December 18, 1993 (Age 64 years)
Last change May 13, 202016:44:33

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
James Elvie Corley
Birth: June 20, 1895Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 2, 1957Princeton, Caldwell, Kentucky, United States
Bobby Ray Corley
Birth: June 10, 1929 33 25White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 18, 1993Wenden, La Paz, Arizona, United States
2 years
younger brother
Billy Leroy Corley
Birth: September 27, 1931 36 27White Plains, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 21, 1958Fort Riley, Riley, Kansas, United States
Mother’s family with Frank Katzenmiller - View this family
Marriage: after 1940

Bobby Ray Corley has 27 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - James Elvie Corley - Household

White Plains and Nortons Rock Road 1930 Curtail, Hopkins, Kentucky

Corley, ElvieheadMW34M21Kentucky,KYKYTruck DriverSaw Mill
Corley, Anna LwifeFW26M17KYKYKY
Corley, KatherinedaughterFW13SKYKYKY
Corley, James EsonMW11SKYKYKY
Corley, William EsonMW5SKYKYKY
Corley, Bobby RsonMW11mSKYKYKY

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - James Elvie Corley - Household

Yavapai, Arizona

Corley, James EheadMW43MKYRYavapaiAZHard Rock MinerMining Ind.
Corley, Marie EXwife
Corley, James Eson
Corley, William Eson
?? , Troy Dstep son
Corley, Bobby RsonMW10SKYGreenville
Corley, Billy LsonMW8MKYGreenvilleKY
Corley, CletisbrotherPrincetonCaldwellKYHard Rock Miner