The Shemwell Family

Gloria AdkinsAge: 80 years19372017

Gloria Adkins
Given names
Married name
Gloria Costell
Married name
Gloria Eden
Birth January 10, 1937 46 40
Census April 10, 1940 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 4 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 12 years)
Note: Death Certificate says mother was Miranda Bell Shemwell
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 12 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 fatherFrank Walton Adkins
October 19, 1969 (Age 32 years)
Death of a motherNell Rhea Driskill
June 1, 1970 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 8 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. -
MarriageJohn William EdenView this family
November 23, 1985 (Age 48 years)
Death of a husbandRichard Henry Costell
May 15, 1998 (Age 61 years)

Death of a brotherFrank Walton Adkins Jr.
November 8, 2006 (Age 69 years)
Death November 16, 2017 (Age 80 years)

Cemetery: Rose Hill Burial Park
Last change September 27, 202016:45:07

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Frank Walton Adkins
Birth: May 1, 1890Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 19, 1969Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States
Nell Rhea Driskill
Birth: July 1, 1896 35 27Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 1, 1970Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States
elder brother
Frank Walton Adkins Jr.
Birth: November 4, 1923 33 27Windsor, Weld, Colorado, United States
Death: November 8, 2006Roswell, Fulton, Georgia, United States
13 years
Family with Richard Henry Costell - View this family
Family with John William Eden - View this family
John William Eden
Birth: August 2, 1946Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States
Death: January 14, 2019Lehigh Acres, Lee, Florida, United States
Marriage: November 23, 1985Summit, Ohio, United States

Gloria Adkins has 27 first cousins recorded

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Frank Walton Adkins - Household

324 Florida Avenue Akron, Summit, Ohio

Adkins, FrankheadMW49MKYSame HouseLaborerW P A
Adkins, NellwifeFW43MKYSame House
Adkins, Frank JrsonMW16SCOSame House
Adkins, GloriadaughterFW3SOHSame House