Pamela Claire (Thompson) Russell (1946 - 2016)

Pamela Claire (Thompson ) Russell
1946 - 2016
updated December 19, 2020
Pamela Claire (Thompson) Russell was born on April 9, 1946 in Belding, Michigan. She was born into the Thompson family and married into the Russell family. She was born to Ferris Earl Thompson and Dorthea C (Lozar) Thompson. Pamela was baptized at United methodist church, Fenwick, Michigan. She died on May 27, 2016 in Grand Rapids, Michigan at age 70.

She is my wonderful mom. Researching her biological family . Pamela Claire Thompson was adopted. Her biological last name is Johnson. Ferris Earl Thompson (1908 - 1979) and wife Dorothea Claire Lozar (1907-1955) adopted her. Trying to find her biological Family. I want to know my Mother's story. She isn't alive any longer. She wanted to know who her biological family was. I promised I would try to find out. That was before she passed away in 2016 .
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Pamela Claire (Thompson) Russell
Most commonly known name
Female
Gender
Pamela
First name
Claire
Middle name
Thompson
Maiden name
Pamela claire (Johnson), Pamela Claire (Thompson )
Nickname(s) or aliases
Crescent st - Fenwick, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan United States 49503
Last known residence
Pamela Russell was born on in Belding, Ionia County, Michigan United States 48809
Birth
Pamela Russell died on at 629 crescent, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan United States
Death
Pamela Russell was born on in Belding, Ionia County, Michigan United States 48809
Pamela Russell died on at 629 crescent, in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan United States
Birth
Death
Heart disease
Cause of death
at Clear Lake Cemetery, in Fenwick, Montcalm County, Michigan United States 48834
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

I dont know? She was adopted early at 4 months old

Nationality & Locations Lived

Fenwick michigan and Grand Rapids, Michigan

Religion

Methodist church

Baptized

at United methodist church, in Fenwick, Montcalm County, Michigan United States 48834

Education

Went to high school at Montcalm high school in Michigan. Graduated in 1964

Professions

She worked as a nurse for many years.

Personal Life & Organizations

She was born Pamela Claire Johnson. Adopted at 4 months old. Her named changed to Pamela Claire Thompson. They kept her first and middle name.

Military Service

None

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Her biological name at birth

She was born Pamela Claire Johnson. Her adopted parents kept her first and middle name the same. Changed to Pamela Claire Thompson

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c. Oct 31, 1908 - 1979
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1907 - April 1955

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Lori Russell
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Trying to find her parents
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Lori Russell
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Loving mom to 2 kids. Lori and William Russell
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Passed away in 2016. I put her ashes next to Ferris

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In 1946, in the year that Pamela Claire (Thompson) Russell was born, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1963, Pamela was 17 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1973, she was 27 years old when in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1987, at the age of 41 years old, Pamela was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1996, Pamela was 50 years old when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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