Paul Mell

6 November 1925–4 June 2010 (Age 84)
Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Paul

When Paul Mell was born on 6 November 1925, in Newville, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Harry Calvin Mell, was 40 and his mother, Dora E Shannon, was 38. He married Ruth Nora Rebuck on 3 March 1949. He lived in Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Penn Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 4 June 2010, in Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lurgan Township, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Paul Mell
Ruth Nora Rebuck
Marriage: 3 March 1949

Spouse and Children


    Ruth Nora Rebuck


3 March 1949

Parents and Siblings


    Dora E Shannon




    Gladdis I Mell


    Ver*A G Mell


    Ralph H Mell



World Events (8)


Age 2

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

Age 4

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.
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 23

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Mill .2 German: variant of Melle .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Paul Mell in household of Harry Mell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Paul M Mell in household of Harry C Mell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul M Mell, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.