Purnell Nathaniel Shields


Personal and Family Information

Purnell was born on 20 Dec 1910 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, USA, the son of Robert Leacel Shields and Anne Estelle Laws.

He died in Jul 1983 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA.

His wife was Rebecca Jumper, who he married on 4 APR 1909 in Virginia, USA. Their only known child was Marian Lois (1937-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Purnell Nathaniel Shields


Robert Leacel Shields


Dolphus Theodore Shields


1st name unk Shields_or_possibly_other_white_male


Melvinia Shields


Alice Easley


Bolus Easley


Mariah Easley (mnu)


Anne Estelle Laws


Nathan Laws


Fannie Humphrey


David Humphrey


Hannah Davies



Birth20 DEC 1910
Place: Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, USA
DeathJUL 1983
Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA
Census8 JAN 1920
Census7 APR 1930