The Shemwell Family

Marjorie Geraldine “Jeri” GreeneAge: 77 years19262004

Name
Marjorie Geraldine “Jeri” Greene
Given names
Marjorie Geraldine
Surname
Greene
Married name
Marjorie Geraldine Smith
Married name
Marjorie Geraldine Reading
Married name
Marjorie Geraldine Baker
Nickname
Jeri
Birth April 30, 1926 23
Death of a fatherRichard Garnett Greene
1928 (Age 20 months)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 3 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 1, 1940 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 15 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 23 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 maternal grandfatherWilliam Sanford Shemwell
December 21, 1958 (Age 32 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherCallie Emaline Morris
July 10, 1964 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 19 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 husbandJohn Fitzgerald “Jack” Reading
1998 (Age 71 years)
Death of a motherIvy Myrtle Shemwell
May 14, 1999 (Age 73 years)
Death March 29, 2004 (Age 77 years)
Cause of death: Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis
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Birth: March 10, 1886LaFayette, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 30, 1973Christian, Kentucky, United States
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Marjorie Geraldine “Jeri” Greene has 15 first cousins recorded

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