SHEKELL, Eugene 1
Family lore indicates that Eugene was a former Red Wing hockey player.
Eugene married Dorothy Emeleen WILSON, daughter of Harry Leonard WILSON and Agnes Maud Christobel ROCKETT, about 1926 in Ontario, Canada. The marriage ended in Divorce about 1932. (Dorothy Emeleen WILSON was born on 19 Dec 1906 in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, died on 24 Oct 1977 in Clare, Clare County, Michigan and was buried on 26 Oct 1977 in Maple Grove Cemetery, Harrison, Clare County, Michigan.) The cause of her death was Stroke.
1 1930 US Census, District 355, Detroit (Districts 251-500), Wayne County, Michigan. Surety: 4. Lists Harry L. Wilson (age 44, b. Eng. Canada), wife Agnes (age 45, b. England), and daughter Dorothy (age 23, b. Eng. Canada), living in Detroit, Michigan. Also in the household is "son-in-law" Eugene Shekell [Dorothy's second husband] (age 23, b. Eng. Canada). Harry is listed as a "piano tuner" for a "musician" [Ossip Gabrilovitsch], and indicates that both his parents were born in English Canada. Agnes indicates that both her parents were born in England. Eugene is listed as a "bookkeeper" for a "trucking company," and indicates that his father was born in English Canada and his mother in England. Dorothy is listed as a "bookkeeper" for a "movers." Harry and Agnes indicate that they married when Harry was age 20 and Agnes age 21. Dorothy and Eugene indicate that they married when they were born age 18.