Sherman Emanuel Bonnell

16 September 1895–26 March 1964 (Age 68)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Sherman Emanuel

When Sherman Emanuel Bonnell was born on 16 September 1895, in Illinois, United States, his father, Clarkson Grant Bonnell, was 27 and his mother, Ada Florence Johns, was 17. He had at least 3 sons and 6 daughters with Abbie Lenora Holcomb. He lived in Hahnaman Township, Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1940 and Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1964. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 26 March 1964, in Freeport, Stephenson, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Lanark, Carroll, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sherman Emanuel Bonnell
1895–1964
Abbie Lenora Holcomb
1901–1991
Grace Lorraine Bonnell
1922–1956
Dorothy Louise Bonnell
1923–1992
Raymond Emanuel Bonnell
1926–1990
Eleanor June Bonnell
1928–
Nada Jean Bonnell
1930–
Hazel Florence Bonnell
1932–2018
Ronald Lewis Bonnell
1935–1970
Roger Andrew Bonnell
1937–2004
Myrna Mae Bonnell
1940–

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Opening of the Glasgow Subway.
Age 1
The Glasgow Subway opened on 14 December and is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world. It is one of very few subways that have a running gauge of 4 feet, but its twin circular lines were never expanded.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 21
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Bunnell .Altered form of French Bonnel . This form of the surname is also found in Britain, where it is in part of Huguenot origin.History: This surname (see 2 above) is listed along with its original form Bonnel in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

Possible Related Names

Bunnell

Sources (20)

  • Sherman Bonnell in household of Clark J Bonnell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sherman Bonnell, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Sherman Bonnell in household of Albert M Bonnell, "United States Census, 1920"

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