Shirley R Nelmes (1929 - 1991)

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Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington

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Siblings: Dolores Carreau and Kay Varney

Spouse: Ray
Children with Ray: Roberta, Rebecca, and Randy

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1929 - In the year that Shirley R Nelmes was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

1936 - By the time she was just 7 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1972 - She was 43 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

1990 - At the age of 61 years old, Shirley was alive when after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

1991 - In the year of Shirley R Nelmes's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Had a relationship with Ray with children: Roberta Rebecca Randy

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Shirley R Nelmes, mother to 3 children, died on May 10, 1991 at 62 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Shirley. Shirley was born on April 5, 1929. She had siblings Dolores and Kay. She married Ray. and they gave birth to Roberta, Rebecca, and Randy. We know that Shirley R Nelmes had been residing in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.

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