Forest Anthony Marnell

Male23 May 1918–25 September 2005

Brief Life History of Forest Anthony

When Forest Anthony Marnell was born on 23 May 1918, in Ranchvale, Curry, New Mexico, United States, his father, Walter Michael Marnell, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Catherine Trainor, was 44. He married Edna Mae Wilhelm on 5 November 1946, in Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Commissioner's Precinct 2, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States in 1940 and Deaf Smith, Texas, United States in 1950. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 25 September 2005, in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Saint Anthonys Cemetery, Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States.

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Forest Anthony Marnell
Edna Mae Wilhelm
Marriage: 5 November 1946
Joan Agnes Marnell

Sources (14)

  • Forest Marnell in household of W M Marnell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Forest Anthony Marnell, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"
  • Forest A Marnell, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    5 November 1946Hereford, Deaf Smith, Texas, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

    1923 · Oil is Discovered on the Navajo Reservation

    Age 5

    Oil was discovered on the Navajo Reservation in the 1920's. The Navajos did not want to lease any of the land towards the exploration for oil and gas. They were soon made a deal that they would be hired for all unskilled work if they would lease the land and, reluctantly, they gave in. Albert Fall, a Senator from New Mexico and was extremely hostile towards Indian rights.


    Age 23

    Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: altered form of Warnell , associated with Kilkenny since the mid 16th century.

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

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