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freelance/self-employed writer

Jean Lorraine Tranum, American freelance/self-employed writer. Certified lay speaker United Methodist Church. Active Parent-Teachers Association, Sacramento, 1968—1972, National Endowment Arts, 1989; president United Methodist Women, 2000—2003; Member of Sacramento Suburban Writers, Sisters in Crime Organization (Sacramento chapter), Writers Critique Group Freelancers.

Background

Tranum, Jean Lorraine was born on April 8, 1935 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Daughter of William Frederik and Jennie Marguerite (Nye) Stuart.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Staten Island, New York, 1953.

Career

Freelance writer, Sacramento, California, since 1968. Guest speaker for schools on writing, 1988. Research on book in Denmark for biography on John Tranum, stuntman for movies including Wings, Hell's Angels, 1990, On Borrowed Time, 1995.

Achievements

  • Certified lay speaker United Methodist Church.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Researcher book in Denmark for biography on John Tranum, stuntman (films) Wings, Hell's Angels, 1990, On Borrowed Time, 1995. Author (as Billie Stuart with Gladys Stuart Pucillo): The Winant House. Author: On Borrowed Time, 1997, Beneath the Surface, 1998.

Religion

The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Active Parent-Teachers Association, Sacramento, 1968—1972, National Endowment Arts, 1989. President United Methodist Women, 2000—2003. Member of Sacramento Suburban Writers, Sisters in Crime Organization (Sacramento chapter), Writers Critique Group Freelancers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: making porcelain dolls, making cut eggs, miniatures, needlework, genealogy.

Connections

Married John Emil Tranum, Senior, June 5, 1954. Children: John Emil Junior, Karen Jean Yeisley, William Karl, Jeannette Aileen Zaza.

father:
William Frederik Stuart

mother:
Jennie Marguerite (Nye) Stuart

spouse:
John Emil Tranum Senior

children:
John Emil Junior Tranum

Karen Jean Yeisley Tranum

William Karl Tranum

Jeannette Aileen Zaza Tranum