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Cornelius Ellyson Shinn

  • Birth 9 May 1895 Everson, Whatcom County, Washington, USA
  • Death 6 Mar 1966 Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Plot Cypress Mausoleum, 5, E
  • Memorial ID 72144721

Cornelius Ellyson Shinn, DMD
Dentist, Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry

Son of Frank Joseph Shinn & Maude McDaniel

To Florence G. Harpole
On 16 Oct 1922 at Vancouver, Washington

California Death Records
Name: Cornelius E Shinn
Birth: 9 May 1895 Washington
Death: 6 Mar 1966 Los Angeles Co.
Mother's Maiden Name: McDaniel
Interred: 11 Mar 1966, per cemetery

World War II Draft Registration Card, 1942
Name: Cornelius Ellyson Shinn
Birth: 9 May 1895 Everson, Washington
Residence: 3703 S Walker, San Pedro, California
Contact: Mrs. Florence Shinn (same address)
Employer: Dentist, at 465 W 6th, San Pedro

1940 Census, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; 1460 W 19th Street
-Cornelius Shinn, head, 44, b. WA, Dentist (DMD) medical dentist
-Florence Shinn, wife, 40, b. OR
-Laird Shinn, son, 11, b. WA
-Franklin Shinn, son, 8, b. CA

The DMD (Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry or Doctor of Dental Medicine) and the DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) and are the same degrees. Dentists who have a DMD or DDS have the same education. It's up to the universities to determine what degree is awarded, but both degrees use the same curriculum requirements.

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  • Maintained by: GreenHills Stones Calling
  • Originally Created by: Warren Weimer
  • Added: 28 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 72144721
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelius Ellyson Shinn (9 May 1895–6 Mar 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 72144721, citing Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by GreenHills Stones Calling (contributor 47882891) .