Shook, Jan Joseph Sr., R.Ph., M.D.

Surname Shook
Given Name Jan Joseph
Gender Male
Born 09-APR-1938 in Houston, Harris County, Texas
Died 05-MAY-2020 in Port Neches, Jefferson County, Texas
Father Jesse Earl SHOOK, SR. (19-JUN-1908 TX - 19-NOV-1964 TX)
Mother Effie Agnes GIROIR (18-MAR-1909 LA - 05-MAR-1964 TX)

Family Line

Jan Joseph Shook, Sr.-> Jesse Earl Shook, Sr. (f)-> Joseph Webster Shook, Sr. (gf)-> Theodrick Shook (g-gf)-> Josiah Webster Shook (gg-gf)-> Abraham Shook (ggg-gf)-> Johanne Jacob Shook (gggg-gf)-> Johanne Hans George Shook (Schuck) (ggggg-gf)-> Johannes Shook (Schuck) (gggggg-gf).


Jan Joseph, Shook, Sr. was born on Saturday, April 9, 1938 at 3:33 PM at Saint Joseph's Infirmary, Houston, Harris County, Texas. Dr. J.E. Clarke was the attending physician, and probably delivered Jan's older and younger brothers as well. Although Earl and Effie were thought to have lived in Port Arthur at that time, Jan's birth certificate shows the family residing in Houston, Texas.


26-AUG-1961 at Saint James Catholic Church, Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas to Gail Maxine PATIN (06-JUN-1940 TX - )



Jan is called "Paw Paw Doc" by his grandchildren. This name was based on the children's (Jan, Dana, and Kristin) maternal grandfather Chester James Patin, who was called "Paw Paw". The "Doc" suffix was added in reference to grandfather as a doctor.

1 1940 United States Census->Texas->Jefferson County->Port Arthur->123-67->Image 8/52 ( Image ...

Name Age Sex Race Relation Marital Status Birthplace Residence Occupation Industry
Shook, Jesse E. 31 Male White Head Married Texas Houston, Texas Pharmacist Retail drug store
Shook, Effie A. 31 Female White Wife Married Texas Houston, Texas    
Shook, Jesse E. Jr. 5 Male White Son Single Texas Houston, Texas    
Shook, Jan 1 Male White Son Single Texas Houston, Texas