The Shemwell Family

Herman Glyn CherryAge: 91 years19202012

Name
Herman Glyn Cherry
Given names
Herman Glyn
Surname
Cherry
Birth September 14, 1920 37 35
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
Census April 23, 1930 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Randolph Cherry
September 3, 1932 (Age 11 years)
Census April 9, 1940 (Age 19 years)
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
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 fatherJohn Melvin Cherry
March 30, 1970 (Age 49 years)
Cause: lobar pneumonia
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 brotherWilliam Odel Cherry
June 25, 1984 (Age 63 years)
Death of a motherVie Annie Atwood
November 30, 1987 (Age 67 years)
Death of a sisterJohnnie Magdalene Cherry
October 22, 1989 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sisterZona Inez Cherry
January 14, 1991 (Age 70 years)
Death of a wifeRena Dell Simmons
February 17, 1997 (Age 76 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Jane Cherry
May 23, 1999 (Age 78 years)
Death of a sisterJessie Beatrice Cherry
October 8, 2001 (Age 81 years)
Death of a brotherMell Douglas Cherry
March 24, 2012 (Age 91 years)
Death July 15, 2012 (Age 91 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Lorenzo Cemetery
Last change September 2, 202012:47:51

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 17, 1904Hood, Texas, United States
1 year
elder brother
William Odel Cherry
Birth: January 8, 1905 21 19Texas, United States
Death: June 25, 1984Lorenzo, Crosby, Texas, United States
23 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Sarah Jane Cherry
Birth: January 28, 1910 26 24Hood, Texas, United States
Death: May 23, 1999Lorenzo, Crosby, Texas, United States
3 years
elder sister
Johnnie Magdalene Cherry
Birth: March 10, 1913 30 27Milano, Milam, Texas, United States
Death: October 22, 1989Lubbock, Texas, United States
3 years
elder sister
Jessie Beatrice Cherry
Birth: November 1, 1915 32 30Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States
Death: October 8, 2001Lampasas, Texas, United States
3 years
elder brother
Mell Douglas Cherry
Birth: July 30, 1918 35 33Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States
Death: March 24, 2012Ralls, Crosby, Texas, United States
2 years
himself
Herman Glyn Cherry
Birth: September 14, 1920 37 35Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States
Death: July 15, 2012Crosbyton, Crosby, Texas, United States
Family with Rena Dell Simmons - View this family
himself
Herman Glyn Cherry
Birth: September 14, 1920 37 35Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States
Death: July 15, 2012Crosbyton, Crosby, Texas, United States
wife
Rena Dell Simmons
Birth: November 10, 1922Sebastian, Arkansas, United States
Death: February 17, 1997Lubbock, Texas, United States
son
Private
daughter
Private

Herman Glyn Cherry has 30 first cousins recorded

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - John Melvin Cherry - Household

Crosby, Texas

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Cherry, John MheadMW47M20TXTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Cherry, Annie BwifeFW45M18TXGATX
Cherry, Sarah JdaughterFW20STXTXTX
Cherry, JohnniedaughterFW18STXTXTX
Cherry, Jessie BdaughterFW14STXTXTX
Cherry, Mell DsonMW11STXTXTX
Cherry, HermansonMW9STXTXTX

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - John Melvin Cherry - Household

Crosby, Texas

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Cherry, John MheadMW57MTXSame HouseFarmerFarm
Cherry, AnniewifeFW55MTXSame House
Cherry, Sarah JdaughterFW29STXSame HouseSecretaryCounty Agent Office
Cherry, Mell DsonMW22STXSame HouseFarm HandHome Farm
Cherry, HermansonMW19STXSame House