Bonnie Lee Ishmael

Female3 June 1928–19 January 1999

Brief Life History of Bonnie Lee

When Bonnie Lee Ishmael was born on 3 June 1928, in East Prairie, Mississippi, Missouri, United States, her father, Harry Otho Ishmael, was 50 and her mother, Chessie B Zook, was 36. She married Joseph Milton Kell Jr on 13 February 1947, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. She lived in St. James Township, Mississippi, Missouri, United States in 1950. She died on 19 January 1999, in Flat River, St. Francois, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Dexter Cemetery, Liberty Township, Stoddard, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Milton Kell Jr
Bonnie Lee Ishmael
Marriage: 13 February 1947

Sources (14)

  • Unknown, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Bonnie Lee Ishmael Kell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Bonnie Lee Ishmael in entry for Joseph Milton Kell, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 February 1947St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.


    Age 3

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

    Age 19

    The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

    Name Meaning

    Assyrian/Chaldean, West Indian (mainly Trinidad and Tobago), and African (mainly Nigeria): from the Biblical personal name Ishmael, Hebrew Yishma’el, borne by the first son of the patriarch Abraham and his handmaiden Hagar. The name's meaning in Hebrew is translated literally as ‘God has hearkened’. Compare Esmail , Ismael , and Ismail .

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

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