Nolan Hershel Sherwood

6 January 1905–27 July 1985 (Age 80)
Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Nolan Hershel

When Nolan Hershel Sherwood was born on 6 January 1905, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, his father, Rutherford Birchard Hayes Sherwood, was 27 and his mother, Minnie Belle Sherer, was 27. He married Irene Jessie Laster on 31 December 1929, in Jackson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Bartlesville, Washington, Oklahoma, United States in 1935. He died on 27 July 1985, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin Township, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nolan Hershel Sherwood
1905–1985
Irene Jessie Laster
1909–1991
Marriage: 31 December 1929
Shirley Ann Sherwood
1935–1985
Nolan Dwight Sherwood
1938–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1929
Jackson, Missouri, United States
children

(2)

    Shirley Ann Sherwood

    Female1935–1985Female

    Nolan Dwight Sherwood

    Male1938–1998Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907

Age 2

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, around which once stood the famous Sherwood Forest. The place is so called from Old English scīr ‘shire’ or scīr ‘bright’ + wudu ‘wood’.2 Americanized form of some Jewish name.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Nolan Sherwood in household of Frances Luster, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Nolan Sherwood in household of Rutherford Sherwood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Nolan Sherwood in household of Rutherford Sherwood, "United States Census, 1910"

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