The Shemwell Family

James Shemwell Sr.Age: 70 years17271797

Name
James Shemwell Sr.
Given names
James
Surname
Shemwell
Name suffix
Sr.
Birth 1727 34 16
Birth of a daughter
#1Elizabeth Shemwell

Birth of a brotherJoseph Shemwell
before 1731 (Age 4 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Thorne Sr.
November 15, 1737 (Age 10 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Gilliam
November 22, 1737 (Age 10 years)
Death of a fatherIsaac Shemwell
after 1760 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 27 years)

Note: The French and Indian War is the American name for the North American theater of the Seven Years War, fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France - http://goo.gl/SiIuNc
MarriageMary Jane HiggsView this family
before 1765 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Mary “Molly” Shemwell
1765 (Age 38 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Shemwell
July 17, 1766 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#3Zachariah Shemwell
1770 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Anna Margaret Shemwell
about October 1771 (Age 44 years)
Note: or Charles Co. Maryland
Birth of a daughter
#5Sarah Rebecca Shemwell
about 1774 (Age 47 years)
Address: abt 1778 - St. Mary's, Maryland, USA?
Death of a brotherWilliam Shemwell
December 1774 (Age 47 years)
Note: Probate 02 JAN 1775
Birth of a son
#6James Shemwell Jr.
about 1775 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a son
#7Samuel J Shemwell
February 1, 1776 (Age 49 years)
Note: BORN: Old date: 19 FEB 1775
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 48 years)

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_epidemics
Birth of a daughter
#8Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell
September 12, 1780 (Age 53 years)

Birth of a son
#9Joseph M Shemwell
April 25, 1783 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 48 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Revolution
Census 1786 (Age 59 years)
Marriage of a childJohn “Jack” Parham Jr.Mary “Molly” ShemwellView this family
September 4, 1792 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Rebecca Parham
February 19, 1793 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childZachariah ShemwellMary SuitView this family
July 23, 1794 (Age 67 years)
Note: The Bondsmen for Zach & Mary are Z. and George Shemwell
Birth of a grandson
#2Johnson Parham
September 21, 1794 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Shemwell Parham
1796 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 66 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Will February 18, 1797 (on the date of death)
Death February 18, 1797 (Age 70 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1727St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
-14 years
elder brother
14 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
5 years
younger brother
brother
Family with Mary Jane Higgs - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: before 1765St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
1 year
daughter
6 years
son
22 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
2 years
son
13 months
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  1. Generation 1
    1. James Shemwell Sr., son of Isaac Shemwell and Elizabeth Thorne, was born in 1727 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died on February 18, 1797 in Granville, North Carolina, United States at the age of 70. He married Mary Jane Higgs, daughter of Capt. Zachariah Higgs and Elizabeth Clarke, before 1765 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States. She was born in 1759 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died in 1810 in Granville, North Carolina, United States at the age of 51.

      Children of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs:

      1. Mary “Molly” Shemwell (17651843)
      2. Zachariah Shemwell (17701826)
      3. Anna Margaret Shemwell (17711856)
      4. Sarah Rebecca Shemwell (17741857)
      5. James Shemwell Jr. (17751831)
      6. Samuel J Shemwell (17761860)
      7. Elizabeth Shemwell
      8. Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell (17801850)
      9. Joseph M Shemwell (17831838)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Mary “Molly” Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born in 1765 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died in 1843 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 78. She married John “Jack” Parham Jr., son of John Parham and Mary , on September 4, 1792 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. He was born in 1764 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died on October 18, 1846 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 82.

      Children of Mary “Molly” Shemwell and John “Jack” Parham Jr.:

      1. Rebecca Parham (17931884)
      2. Johnson Parham (17941846)
      3. Shemwell Parham (17961880)
      4. Allen Parham (17981871)
      5. Anna Parham (18011859)
      6. Elva “Elvey” Parham (18031847)
    2. Zachariah Shemwell, son of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born in 1770 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died in 1826 in Union, Kentucky, United States at the age of 56. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mary Suit, daughter of Dent Suit, on July 23, 1794 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. The second time he married Susan Jemimah Whatley, daughter of Thomas Whatley and Ann , on September 6, 1802 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. She was born in 1782 in Georgia, United States and died about 1853 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States.

      Children of Zachariah Shemwell and Mary Suit:

      1. Rebecca Shemwell
      2. Mary Shemwell
      3. Thomas W Shemwell (18001877)

      Children of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley:

      1. John Paul Shemwell (18151880)
      2. Jemima Shemwell (18141857)
      3. Joseph Shemwell (18221847)
      4. Maletha Shemwell (18181894)
      5. William Alexander Shemwell (18251870)
    3. Anna Margaret Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born about October 1771 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died on February 11, 1856 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. She married 2 times. The first time she married Joseph Hudspeth, son of George Samuel Hudspeth and Judy Ryan, on May 14, 1804 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. He was born about 1760 in Surry, North Carolina, United States and died on March 5, 1809 in Warren, Kentucky, United States. The second time she married Michael Holland, son of Hezikiah Holland and Mary Walker, on October 2, 1811 in Warren, Kentucky, United States. He was born about 1773 in Louisa, Virginia, United States and died about 1825 in Todd, Kentucky, United States.

      Children of Anna Margaret Shemwell and Joseph Hudspeth:

      1. James Shemwell Hudspeth (18061870)
    4. Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born about 1774 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died about 1857 in Conway, Arkansas, United States. She married Osburn McGeehee, son of Nathaniel McGeehee and Nellie Lynch Martin, on January 31, 1798 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. He was born in 1771 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died in June 1857 in Conway, Arkansas, United States at the age of 86.

      Children of Sarah Rebecca Shemwell and Osburn McGeehee:

      1. Anna McGeehee (17981884)
      2. John McGeehee (1800)
      3. Martha McGeehee (1803)
      4. Sarah McGeehee (1812)
      5. Eleanor McGeehee (18151860)
      6. Nancy McGeehee (1817)
      7. Francis “Fanny” McGeehee (18181893)
    5. James Shemwell Jr., son of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born about 1775 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died on July 10, 1831 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. He married 2 times. The first time he married Barbara Suit, daughter of Dent Suit, on August 7, 1797 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. She was born between 1767 and 1775 and died before 1808 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. The second time he married Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn on March 4, 1809 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. She was born in 1775 in Virginia, United States and died in August 1859 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 84.

      Children of James Shemwell Jr. and Barbara Suit:

      1. Mary “Polly” Shemwell (17991876)
      2. William Shemwell (18001870)
      3. Ann Shemwell (18021889)
      4. John Patrick Shemwell (18061869)

      Children of James Shemwell Jr. and Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn:

      1. James Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell (18101880)
      2. Lucinda Ashbourn Shemwell (18151900)
    6. Samuel J Shemwell, son of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born on February 1, 1776 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died on August 17, 1860 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 84. He married Jane “Jenny” Dickerson on July 14, 1798 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. She was born in 1780 in Maryland, United States and died in 1850 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 70.

      Children of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson:

      1. James Green Shemwell (17981850)
      2. Thomas James Shemwell (1799)
      3. Nancy Shemwell (18001855)
      4. Samuel Shemwell (18091881)
      5. Jonathan P Shemwell (1810)
      6. Zacariah Shemwell
      7. Nancy Jane Shemwell (18111862)
      8. Sarah “Sally” Shemwell (18121877)
      9. William G Shemwell (18191884)
    7. Elizabeth Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs. She married Shadrick Kirkland on August 20, 1799 in Granville, North Carolina, United States.

    8. Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born on September 12, 1780 and died before 1850 in Butler, Missouri, United States. She married Samuel Kittrell, son of Samuel Kittrell and Catherine , on December 30, 1800 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. He was born on February 19, 1777 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died in 1838 in Wayne, Missouri, United States at the age of 60.

      Children of Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell and Samuel Kittrell:

      1. Elizabeth H Kittrell (18011852)
      2. Lemuel Carter Kittrell (18051865)
      3. Solomon Kittrell (18071872)
      4. Joseph Kittrell (18091840)
      5. Samuel B Kittrell (18201854)
    9. Joseph M Shemwell, son of James Shemwell Sr. and Mary Jane Higgs, was born on April 25, 1783 in St. Mary's, Maryland, United States and died on March 6, 1838 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States at the age of 54. He married Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, daughter of Thomas Whatley and Ann , on October 26, 1803 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. She was born on August 28, 1788 in Georgia, United States and died on October 16, 1858 at the age of 70.

      Children of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley:

      1. Allen James “A J” Shemwell (18041879)
      2. Harrison Higgs “Harry” Shemwell (18071878)
      3. Eleanor Kittrell Shemwell (18091880)
      4. Mary Lucinda Shemwell (1812)
      5. Zachariah Thomas “Z T” Shemwell (18151876)
      6. Dr. James Jackson “J J” Shemwell (18161863)
      7. Emily Ellen Shemwell (18231893)
      8. Mary Alice Shemwell (18261890)
      9. Joseph Theodore Shemwell (18341860)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Rebecca Parham, daughter of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born on February 19, 1793 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died on March 31, 1884 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 91. She married Lloyd Selby about 1820. He was born on October 5, 1798 in Kentucky, United States and died on October 9, 1880 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 82.

      Children of Rebecca Parham and Lloyd Selby:

      1. Joshua Selby (18201820)
      2. Elva Selby (18201820)
      3. Allen Selby (18201820)
      4. Asbery Selby (18201820)
      5. Simeon Selby (18211861)
      6. Mary Ann Selby (18221886)
      7. Catherine Selby (18241863)
      8. Shamuel Selby (18251861)
      9. William Selby (18261827)
      10. Elizabeth J Selby (18291887)
    2. Johnson Parham, son of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born on September 21, 1794 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died on May 5, 1846 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 51. He married Drucilla Selby on April 15, 1816 in Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States. She was born on April 10, 1795 in Kentucky, United States and died on June 7, 1884 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 89.

      Children of Johnson Parham and Drucilla Selby:

      1. Elizabeth Parham (18191865)
      2. John Parham (18201865)
      3. Martha Ann Parham (18221890)
      4. William Parham (18251910)
      5. Isaac Parham (18281870)
      6. James Washington Parham (18301885)
      7. Allen Parham (18321915)
      8. Mary Parham (18341914)
    3. Shemwell Parham, son of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born in 1796 in Georgia, United States and died before 1880 in Texas, Missouri, United States. He married Christiana Gibbons on January 18, 1829 in Roane, Tennessee, United States. She was born on June 9, 1807 in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States and died after 1880 in Texas, Missouri, United States.

      Children of Shemwell Parham and Christiana Gibbons:

      1. Malinda Parham (1832)
      2. Ethridge Howard Parham (18331887)
      3. Allen Parham (18351905)
      4. Louisa Caroline Parham (1837)
      5. Elvia Parham (1840)
    4. Allen Parham, son of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born on September 14, 1798 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died on March 17, 1871 in Indian Creek, Monroe, Indiana, United States at the age of 72. He married 3 times. The first time he married Lucy Hariett Tollette on February 4, 1823 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. She was born on May 6, 1807 in North Carolina, United States and died on April 15, 1848 in Indian Creek Township, Monroe, Indiana, United States at the age of 40. The second time he married Susannah Calkins on November 26, 1849. She was born on August 17, 1804 in Connecticut, United States and died on July 30, 1861 at the age of 56. The third time he married Elizabeth “Betsy” Tuner on November 24, 1861. She was born on May 20, 1808 in North Carolina, United States and died after 1864.

      Children of Allen Parham and Lucy Hariett Tollette:

      1. Mary Parham (18231824)
      2. Henrietta “Rita” Parham (18241924)
      3. Alexander Parham (18251825)
      4. Infant Parham (18261827)
      5. Elizabeth Parham (18271860)
      6. Elvina Parham (18281842)
      7. Anna Parham (18301831)
      8. John Parham (18311832)
      9. William Hale Parham (18321833)
      10. Allen Parham Jr. (18341898)
      11. Shemwell Parham (18351935)
      12. George Johnson Parham (18361864)
      13. Lewis Washington Parham (18391865)
      14. Rebecca Parham (18431934)
      15. Sarah Parham (18441845)
      16. Lucy Parham (18481848)
    5. Anna Parham, daughter of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born on July 10, 1801 in Elbert, Georgia, United States and died on March 1, 1859 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 57. She married John Hinch, son of William Hinch and Miley Orme, about 1824. He was born on January 1, 1804 in Adair, Kentucky, United States and died on July 25, 1862 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 58.

      Children of Anna Parham and John Hinch:

      1. William Hinch (18261909)
      2. Mary Ann Hinch (18281911)
      3. James Nathaniel Hinch (18301874)
      4. Andrew Jackson Hinch (18331862)
      5. John Curtis Hinch (18361916)
      6. Thomas Harmon Hinch (18391899)
      7. Rebecca Caroline Hinch (18431933)
    6. Elva “Elvey” Parham, daughter of John “Jack” Parham Jr. and Mary “Molly” Shemwell, was born in 1803 in Elbert, Georgia, United States and died in 1847 in Cumberland, Tennessee, United States at the age of 44.

    7. Rebecca Shemwell, daughter of Zachariah Shemwell and Mary Suit.

    8. Mary Shemwell, daughter of Zachariah Shemwell and Mary Suit.

    9. Thomas W Shemwell, brickmason, son of Zachariah Shemwell and Mary Suit, was born in July 1800 in Tennessee, United States and died on July 20, 1877 in Trigg, Kentucky, United States at the age of 77. He married 2 times. The first time he married Martha Cherry, daughter of William Cherry and Lydia Minerva Daniel, on February 5, 1835 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. She was born on April 13, 1813 and died on February 21, 1845 at the age of 31. The second time he married Mildred Elizabeth “Millie” Armstrong, daughter of Andrew Jackson Armstrong and Elmira A McCoy, on January 11, 1853 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. She was born on July 15, 1831 in Trigg, Kentucky, United States and died on February 16, 1917 in Trigg, Kentucky, United States at the age of 85.

      Children of Thomas W Shemwell and Martha Cherry:

      1. Georgia Ann Shemwell (18351835)
      2. William H Shemwell (18361912)
      3. Clerinda Maletha Shemwell (18381872)
      4. Zachariah Thomas Shemwell (18401840)
      5. Mary Ann Narcissus “May” Shemwell (1842)

      Children of Thomas W Shemwell and Mildred Elizabeth “Millie” Armstrong:

      1. Elizabeth Ann Demaris “Bette” Shemwell (18541907)
      2. John A Shemwell (18551910)
      3. Thomas Allen Shemwell (18571940)
      4. Joseph Mason Shemwell (18591925)
      5. Alice Shemwell (18621874)
      6. Mahala May “Ella” Shemwell (18641934)
      7. Henry Isaac Shemwell (18671943)
      8. Ann C Shemwell (18691910)
      9. Susan Shemwell (18711910)
    10. John Paul Shemwell, son of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley, was born about 1815 in Illinois, United States and died after 1880. He married Mahalia Adeline Dodd on November 21, 1860 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. She was born in 1835 in Tennessee, United States and died before October 1896 in Houston, Tennessee, United States.

      Children of John Paul Shemwell and Mahalia Adeline Dodd:

      1. Georgia Ann Shemwell (18581934)
      2. William Henry Shemwell (18641951)
      3. Joseph Zachariah “Joe” Shemwell (18651947)
      4. John Wesley “Bitty” Shemwell (1868)
      5. Thomas Shemwell (1869)
      6. James Elbert Shemwell (18721931)
    11. Jemima Shemwell, daughter of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley, was born in 1814 and died on June 1, 1857 in Cumberland River, Livingston, Kentucky, United States at the age of 43. She married James R Hooks. He was born on February 25, 1811 in Tennessee, United States and died on November 26, 1884 in Livingston, Kentucky, United States at the age of 73.

      Children of Jemima Shemwell and James R Hooks:

      1. Eramus Hooks (1838)
      2. Ann Hooks (1840)
      3. Mary Elizabeth Hooks (1842)
      4. Hiram R Hooks (18461874)
      5. James C Hooks (18501925)
    12. Joseph Shemwell, son of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley, was born about 1822 and died on February 19, 1847 in Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States.

    13. Maletha Shemwell, daughter of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley, was born in 1818 in Kentucky, United States and died on November 15, 1894 in Tolar, Hood, Texas, United States at the age of 76. She married Henry George Clay Cherry, son of William Cherry and Lydia Minerva Daniel, about 1837. He was born about 1814 in Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States and died in 1889 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States.

      Children of Maletha Shemwell and Henry George Clay Cherry:

      1. John Randolph Cherry (18411932)
      2. Sarah Cherry (1842)
      3. William Zachariah Cherry (18431889)
      4. Mary Aliza Cherry (1846)
      5. Thomas H “Tom” Cherry (1849)
      6. Joseph Howard “Joe” Cherry (18511928)
    14. William Alexander Shemwell, son of Zachariah Shemwell and Susan Jemimah Whatley, was born about 1825 in Illinois, United States and died between 1870 and 1875. He married 2 times. The first time he married Nancy Ann Rice. The second time he married Mary Demarius Gray on November 8, 1844 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. She was born about 1827 in Tennessee, United States.

      Children of William Alexander Shemwell and Mary Demarius Gray:

      1. Hiram Rice Shemwell (18461885)
      2. John Thomas Shemwell (18491941)
      3. Nancy Ann Shemwell (18511951)
      4. Sarah Shemwell (18581884)
      5. William Francis Marian “Will” Shemwell (18681953)
    15. James Shemwell Hudspeth, son of Joseph Hudspeth and Anna Margaret Shemwell, was born on March 17, 1806 in Kentucky, United States and died on December 29, 1870 in Simpson, Kentucky, United States at the age of 64. He married Anna Margaret Harris, daughter of Rev. William M Harris and Nancy Highsmith,. She was born on December 29, 1805 in Kentucky, United States and died on February 8, 1883 at the age of 77.

      Children of James Shemwell Hudspeth and Anna Margaret Harris:

      1. Joseph L Hudspeth (18291849)
      2. Capt. James Harvey Hudspeth (18311886)
      3. Mary Elizabeth Hudspeth (18311858)
      4. Nancy Ann E Hudspeth (18331850)
      5. George Harris Hudspeth (18351904)
      6. Thomas Ayres Hudspeth (18391876)
      7. Sarah Ellen Hudspeth (18411860)
    16. Anna McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born about 1798 in North Carolina, United States and died about 1884 in Conway, Arkansas, United States. She married 2 times. The first time she married John Hood on April 29, 1816 in Christian, Kentucky, United States. He was born about 1801. The second time she married Johnson about 1830 in Missouri, United States. He was born in Missouri, United States and died about 1845.

      Children of Anna McGeehee and John Hood:

      1. Asber P Hood (18181893)
      2. Martha Jane “Patsy” Hood (18201895)
      3. Ransom Hood (18281867)

      Children of Anna McGeehee and Johnson:

      1. Martin Van Buren Johnson (18311858)
      2. Belzora Johnson (18361868)
      3. Belfame Johnson (18401900)
      4. Thomas Benton Johnson (18421868)
      5. Eleanor Jane Johnson (18451868)
    17. John McGeehee, son of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born in 1800 in North Carolina, United States. He married 2 times. The first time he married Milly . She was born about 1815 in Missouri, United States and died about 1857. The second time he married Carrie Ezell.

    18. Martha McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born between 1803 and 1809. She married Moses Knighton.

    19. Sarah McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born about 1812 in Kentucky, United States. She married Joshua Epps in 1850.

    20. Eleanor McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born on May 20, 1815 in Kentucky, United States and died on May 15, 1860 in Alton, Denton, Texas, United States at the age of 44. She married James Madison Daughtery, son of Daughtery and , on October 13, 1833 in Arkansas, United States.

    21. Nancy McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born in 1817 in Kentucky, United States. She married John Pruitt about 1835.

    22. Francis “Fanny” McGeehee, daughter of Osburn McGeehee and Sarah Rebecca Shemwell, was born on February 4, 1818 in Tennessee, United States and died on November 24, 1893 in Parker, Texas, United States at the age of 75. She married George Washington Daughtery, son of Daughtery and ,. He was born on January 4, 1807 in Virginia, United States and died on May 24, 1861 in Parker County, Texas, United States at the age of 54.

      Children of Francis “Fanny” McGeehee and George Washington Daughtery:

      1. Elizabeth Ann Daughtery (1841)
      2. Frances Marion Daughtery
      3. Cyrus Frost Daughtery
      4. Ellen Daughtery
      5. George Washington Daughtery Jr. (1858)
    23. Mary “Polly” Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Jr. and Barbara Suit, was born on September 1, 1799 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died on March 18, 1876 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 76. She married John Hall, son of Micajah Hall and Mary “Polly” Sellers, on October 27, 1819 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. He was born on September 18, 1797 in Burke, North Carolina, United States and died on December 8, 1878 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 81.

      Children of Mary “Polly” Shemwell and John Hall:

      1. Barbary Ann Hall (18201880)
      2. Mary Catherine Hall (18211905)
      3. Elizabeth “Betsy” Hall (18221880)
      4. James F “Jin” Hall (18241887)
      5. Micajah M “Cage” Hall (18251880)
      6. Lucinda A Hall (18301862)
      7. Henry Hall
      8. Charles Neal Hall (1851)
    24. William Shemwell, farmer (in 1870), son of James Shemwell Jr. and Barbara Suit, was born before 1800 in North Carolina, United States and died after July 1870 in Missouri, United States. He married Mary Gorrell, daughter of James Gorrell and Nancy Boley, on September 25, 1823 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. She was born in 1802 in Virginia, United States and died on August 22, 1873 at the age of 71.

      Children of William Shemwell and Mary Gorrell:

      1. George Morton Shemwell (18241904)
      2. Elizabeth Shemwell (18261903)
      3. William M Shemwell (1830)
      4. Winifred Shemwell (18301909)
    25. Ann Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Jr. and Barbara Suit, was born on September 22, 1802 in North Carolina, United States and died on April 6, 1889 in Patoka, Marion, Illinois, United States at the age of 86. She married Jeremiah Holland, son of Michael Holland and Agatha “Aggie” Ward, on December 23, 1824 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. He was born on June 4, 1804 in Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, United States and died on June 17, 1888 in Patoka, Marion, Illinois, United States at the age of 84.

      Children of Ann Shemwell and Jeremiah Holland:

      1. Ellizabeth Holland (18271890)
      2. Nathaniel Walker Holland (18281908)
      3. John Wesley Holland (18301910)
      4. Allen Samuel Holland (1833)
      5. Armelda Ann Holland (18341922)
      6. George Martin Holland (18371923)
    26. John Patrick Shemwell, farmer (in 1850) and farmer (in 1860), son of James Shemwell Jr. and Barbara Suit, was born in 1806 in Montgomery, North Carolina, United States and died in July 1869 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 63. He married Drucilla Tomerlin, daughter of Lewis Tomerlin and Jane Driskell, about 1826 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. She was born in 1804 in Rutherford, North Carolina, United States and died in Todd, Kentucky, United States.

      Children of John Patrick Shemwell and Drucilla Tomerlin:

      1. Barbara Jane Shemwell (18261856)
      2. Martha Ellen Shemwell (1828)
      3. Nancy Isabella Shemwell (18291893)
      4. William Henry Shemwell (18301900)
      5. Samuel Black Shemwell (18321921)
      6. Mary Ann Shemwell (18341915)
      7. John Patrick Shemwell Jr. (18351913)
      8. James Lewis Shemwell (18401926)
      9. Shemwell (18351840)
      10. Theophilus Marion Shemwell (18431862)
    27. James Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell, son of James Shemwell Jr. and Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn, was born on October 19, 1810 in Logan, Kentucky, United States and died on November 4, 1880 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 70. He married Elizabeth Floyd, daughter of Thomas Floyd and , on August 13, 1835 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. She was born on April 12, 1817 in Logan, Kentucky, United States and died on August 21, 1878 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 61.

    28. Lucinda Ashbourn Shemwell, daughter of James Shemwell Jr. and Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn, was born on May 5, 1815 in Todd, Kentucky, United States and died after 1900. She married Joseph Stewart Carneal on March 17, 1846 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. He was born on July 28, 1824 in Todd, Kentucky, United States and died on July 11, 1883 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 58.

      Children of Lucinda Ashbourn Shemwell and Joseph Stewart Carneal:

      1. Robert N Carneal (18481881)
      2. George T Carneal (18531895)
      3. Benjamin Franklin Carneal (18541937)
      4. Joseph M Carneal (18591878)
    29. James Green Shemwell, son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born about 1798 in Granville, North Carolina, United States and died in June 1850 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. He married Nancy Green, daughter of Robert Green and Nancy “Polly” Chappell, on November 18, 1819 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. She was born in 1800 in North Carolina, United States.

      Children of James Green Shemwell and Nancy Green:

      1. Sarah Shemwell
      2. Nancy Shemwell
      3. Benjamin Franklin Shemwell (18231905)
      4. Harriet Miranda Shemwell (18261906)
      5. Shemwell
    30. Thomas James Shemwell, son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born about 1799 in Granville, North Carolina, United States. He married Nancy Boone, daughter of Azariah Bone and Sarah J Moss, on January 6, 1835 in Cooper, Missouri, United States. She was born about 1800.

      Children of Thomas James Shemwell and Nancy Boone:

      1. Samuel Thomas Shemwell (18361903)
      2. Nancy Jane Shemwell (1839)
      3. Shemwell
    31. Nancy Shemwell, daughter of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born on November 20, 1800 in Kentucky, United States and died on December 3, 1855 in Hickory, Missouri, United States at the age of 55. She married Thomas Holland, son of Michael Holland and Agatha “Aggie” Ward, on December 28, 1819 in Logan, Kentucky, United States. He was born on January 24, 1797 in Virginia, United States and died on January 26, 1879 in Arkansas, United States at the age of 82.

      Children of Nancy Shemwell and Thomas Holland:

      1. Orva Adaline Holland (18231909)
      2. Henry Ward Holland (18261909)
      3. Carolina Isabelle Holland (18301916)
      4. Shandy Walker Holland (18321919)
      5. Samuel F Holland (1835)
      6. Nathaniel L Holland (1837)
      7. Thomas James Holland (18401913)
      8. William L Holland (1840)
    32. Samuel Shemwell, son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born on September 17, 1809 in Kentucky, United States and died on August 28, 1881 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 71. He married Permelia Belinda Rickman, daughter of James Rickman and Elizabeth K Henry, on August 17, 1841 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. She was born on September 12, 1822 in Sumner, Tennessee, United States and died on September 30, 1910 in Todd, Kentucky, United States at the age of 88.

      Children of Samuel Shemwell and Permelia Belinda Rickman:

      1. James Marcus Shemwell (18421916)
      2. William Alexander Shemwell (18451922)
      3. Elizabeth Jane “Bettie” Shemwell (18471924)
    33. Jonathan P Shemwell, son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born about 1810. He married Arian Eperson.

    34. Zacariah Shemwell, son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson.

    35. Nancy Jane Shemwell, daughter of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born on October 29, 1811 in Kentucky, United States and died on December 4, 1862 in Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri, United States at the age of 51. She married Alexander McEwing Christian on December 14, 1830 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. He was born about 1815 in North Carolina, United States.

      Children of Nancy Jane Shemwell and Alexander McEwing Christian:

      1. Sarah Melvina Christian (18331926)
      2. Nancy Benevolence Christian (18351931)
      3. William Lemuel Christian (18371925)
      4. Allen W Christian (18411864)
      5. John Christian
      6. Mary H J Christian (1844)
      7. Adelia Harris Christian (18481886)
      8. Albion R Christian (18501895)
    36. Sarah “Sally” Shemwell, daughter of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born about 1812 in Fayette, Kentucky, United States and died in October 1877 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. She married Nicholas Christian on December 4, 1820 in Todd, Kentucky, United States. He was born on September 15, 1796 in Montgomery, North Carolina, United States and died on March 15, 1872 at the age of 75.

      Children of Sarah “Sally” Shemwell and Nicholas Christian:

      1. Phillip Kenly Christian (1825)
      2. John Samuel Christian (18341880)
    37. William G Shemwell, miller (in 1880), son of Samuel J Shemwell and Jane “Jenny” Dickerson, was born on January 27, 1819 in Todd, Kentucky, United States and died after May 1884. He married Susan Kerna Tabb, daughter of Thomas Tabb and Mary “Polly” VanMetre, on January 15, 1840 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. She was born on November 14, 1822 in Kentucky, United States and died on May 20, 1869 at the age of 46.

      Children of William G Shemwell and Susan Kerna Tabb:

      1. Joseph A Shemwell (18411910)
      2. George Ann Shemwell (18431910)
      3. Samuel V Shemwell (18451911)
      4. Columbia Jane Shemwell (18471907)
      5. Mary Ann Shemwell (18501931)
      6. Susan Shemwell (1852)
      7. William Luther Shemwell (18531910)
      8. Sarah Permelia Shemwell (18551910)
      9. Louis T Shemwell (18601934)
    38. Elizabeth H Kittrell, daughter of Samuel Kittrell and Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, was born on October 4, 1801 in North Carolina, United States and died on July 10, 1852 in Clinton, DeWitt, Illinois, United States at the age of 50. She married Pennington Power, son of John Wesley Power and Naomi Pennington, on November 7, 1820 in Wayne, Missouri, United States. He was born on December 14, 1793 in North Carolina, United States and died on August 15, 1854 in Clinton, DeWitt, Illinois, United States at the age of 60.

      Children of Elizabeth H Kittrell and Pennington Power:

      1. John Wesley Power (18211871)
      2. Eleanor Caroline Power (18231894)
      3. Samuel H Power (18241825)
      4. Naomi Emily Power (1825)
      5. Polly Ann Power (18271859)
      6. Franklin Asbury Power (18291850)
      7. Jefferson Carroll Power (1832)
      8. Martha Jo Power (18331834)
      9. Lucy Lemaline Power (1835)
      10. Sara Emeline Power (18371844)
      11. Andrew Pennington Power (18391872)
      12. Elizabeth Louisa Power (18411881)
      13. Solomon H Power (18451845)
    39. Lemuel Carter Kittrell, established Farm-Grist mill (about 1820), son of Samuel Kittrell and Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, was born on March 16, 1805 in Christian, Kentucky, United States and died on June 5, 1865 in Ripley, Missouri, United States at the age of 60. He married 2 times. The first time he married Elizabeth M Waugh about 1826. She was born calculated 1808 in South Carolina, United States and died in 1850. The second time he married Lurannah Lawrana Ponder on October 9, 1852 in Ripley, Missouri, United States. She was born on March 28, 1828 in Hickman, Tennessee, United States and died on May 30, 1903 in Ripley, Missouri, United States at the age of 75.

      Children of Lemuel Carter Kittrell and Elizabeth M Waugh:

      1. Elender Nelly Kittrell (1831)
      2. William P Kittrell (1835)
      3. Mary Jane Kittrell
      4. Patsy P Kittrell (1843)

      Children of Lemuel Carter Kittrell and Lurannah Lawrana Ponder:

      1. Nancy Elizabeth “Betty” Kittrell (18531882)
      2. Sarah Vandover Kittrell (18561881)
      3. Franklin Kittrell (18581860)
      4. Lemuel Kittrell (18601865)
      5. Amos Ponder Kittrell (18641870)
    40. Solomon Kittrell, son of Samuel Kittrell and Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, was born on January 7, 1807 in Kentucky, United States and died on March 25, 1872 at the age of 65. He married 2 times. The first time he married Eleanor Louisa McMinn on February 24, 1851. She was born calculated 1818 in Missouri, United States. The second time he married Lucy Epps, daughter of Daniel Epps and Nancy Carter,. She was born on December 20, 1810 in Tennessee, United States and died on November 21, 1849 in Butler, Missouri, United States at the age of 38.

      Children of Solomon Kittrell and Eleanor Louisa McMinn:

      1. Francis Marion Kittrell (18521913)
      2. Alfred Franklin Kittrell (18531882)
      3. Martha Jane Kittrell (18551939)
      4. Permelia Angeline Kittrell (18561864)

      Children of Solomon Kittrell and Lucy Epps:

      1. Isaac Kittrell (18361863)
      2. Mary Kittrell (1839)
      3. Ellen Kittrell (1844)
      4. Lemuel Carter Kittrell (18461925)
      5. Lucy Kittrell (18491873)
    41. Joseph Kittrell, son of Samuel Kittrell and Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, was born in 1809 in Christian, Kentucky, United States and died in 1840 in Wayne, Missouri, United States at the age of 31. He married Rebecca Ann Rushin, daughter of Jason Rushin and Francis Auridel “Franky” Jordan,. She was born between 1821 and 1822 in Tennessee, United States.

      Children of Joseph Kittrell and Rebecca Ann Rushin:

      1. Mary Ann “Polly” Kittrell (18371927)
      2. Marion Kittrell (18391870)
    42. Samuel B Kittrell, son of Samuel Kittrell and Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell, was born in 1820 in Wayne, Missouri, United States and died on December 18, 1854 in Butler, Missouri, United States at the age of 34. He married 2 times. The first time he married Amelia Rushin, daughter of Jason Rushin and Francis Auridel “Franky” Jordan,. She was born calculated 1819 in Tennessee, United States and died on December 18, 1854 in Butler, Missouri, United States. The second time he married Sarah Barber on February 20, 1853 in Butler, Missouri, United States.

      Children of Samuel B Kittrell and Amelia Rushin:

      1. William Kittrell (1838)
      2. Lucinda Kittrell (18401866)
      3. Eleanor Kittrell (1843)
      4. Lemuel Kittrell (1843)
      5. Emalissa Kittrell (18471883)
      6. Daniel Rushin Kittrell (18491930)
      7. Samuel Blake Kittrell (18511874)
    43. Allen James “A J” Shemwell, post Master Lineport, Tn (Tobbacco Port) (on March 2, 1836), post Master Tobbacco Port, Tn (on July 21, 1845) and speculator (in 1850), son of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on November 26, 1804 in Kentucky, United States and died on December 8, 1879 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States at the age of 75. He married Elizabeth N Lassiter, daughter of Lassiter and Rebecca ,. She was born on September 17, 1817 in Tennessee, United States and died on March 28, 1876 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States at the age of 58.

      Children of Allen James “A J” Shemwell and Elizabeth N Lassiter:

      1. Emily “Emma” Shemwell (18431852)
      2. Mary Alice Shemwell (18451925)
      3. Dr. Frank Allen Shemwell (18471923)
      4. Martha Elizabeth “Lizzie” Shemwell (18501930)
      5. Wiley Shemwell (1853)
      6. Sarah Adele Shemwell (18551936)
      7. Helen Shemwell (1858)
      8. Florence A Shemwell (18591916)
    44. Harrison Higgs “Harry” Shemwell, brickmason (in 1860), son of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on April 22, 1807 in Kentucky, United States and died on October 1, 1878 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States at the age of 71. He married Martha Sinnot in February 1836. She was born about 1810 in Louisiana, United States and died on September 14, 1883 in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States. . He had a relationship with Elizabeth “Lizzie” Cheek. She was born on July 5, 1830 in Tennessee, United States and died on October 20, 1895 in Trigg, Kentucky, United States at the age of 65

      Children of Harrison Higgs “Harry” Shemwell and Martha Sinnot:

      1. Elizabeth Shemwell (18381901)
      2. Allen James Shemwell (18401892)
      3. Frank H Shemwell (18441885)
      4. Mary Alice Shemwell (18461874)

      Children of Harrison Higgs “Harry” Shemwell and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Cheek:

      1. Henry Hall Shemwell (18541924)
      2. Iowa Shemwell (18601905)
      3. Dr. Joseph Wade “Joe” Shemwell (18621915)
      4. Thomas Douglas Shemwell (18631948)
      5. Mary Ann Shemwell (18651936)
      6. Rev. Roland W Shemwell (18671926)
      7. Rev. Martin Luther Shemwell (18691947)
    45. Eleanor Kittrell Shemwell, daughter of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on August 15, 1809 in Tennessee, United States and died on November 19, 1880 in Christian, Kentucky, United States at the age of 71. She married Samuel Hester, son of Captain Robert Hester and Susan Garner,. He was born on March 16, 1804 in Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States and died on February 5, 1864 in Christian, Kentucky, United States at the age of 59.

      Children of Eleanor Kittrell Shemwell and Samuel Hester:

      1. Edmund Garner Hester (18271886)
      2. Henry James Hester (18291905)
      3. Howel Hester (1830)
      4. Robert A Hester (1831)
      5. Joseph Anderson “Anse” Hester (18371924)
      6. Fredonia Hester (1840)
      7. Samuel Buford Hester (18411932)
      8. Eudora G “Puss” Hester (18441929)
      9. Frances Mae “Mack” Hester (18471926)
      10. Richard M “Dick” Hester (18501935)
    46. Mary Lucinda Shemwell, daughter of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on March 14, 1812 in Tennessee, United States. She married Thomas Charles Hewell about 1826 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. He was born about 1804 in Virginia, United States and died about 1869 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States.

      Children of Mary Lucinda Shemwell and Thomas Charles Hewell:

      1. Lura Alamarinda “Amanda” Hewell (18381852)
      2. Jefferson Devan Hewell (18401923)
      3. Edward Boyd Hewell (18421900)
      4. William Allen Hewell (18441886)
      5. Mary Elizabeth Hewell (18471934)
      6. Emile William Hewell (1849)
    47. Zachariah Thomas “Z T” Shemwell, circuit Court Clerk (between 1840 and 1848), son of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on December 25, 1815 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States and died on August 3, 1876 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States at the age of 60. He married Elizabeth “Betsey” Evans on February 22, 1838 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. She was born on October 9, 1811 in Tennessee, United States and died estimated January 25, 1884.

      Children of Zachariah Thomas “Z T” Shemwell and Elizabeth “Betsey” Evans:

      1. Joseph H Shemwell (18391886)
      2. Thomas Henry “Tom” Shemwell (18441886)
      3. John Elam Shemwell (18461890)
    48. Dr. James Jackson “J J” Shemwell, son of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born in 1816 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States and died after 1863 in Pope, Illinois, United States. He married 2 times. The first time he married Elizabeth Nolin, daughter of Capt. Phillip B Nolin and , on July 13, 1843 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. She died on March 17, 1846 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States. The second time he married Olivia “Ollie” McCauley, daughter of McCowley and , on July 4, 1848 in Pope, Illinois, United States. She was born in December 1828 in Illinois, United States.

      Children of Dr. James Jackson “J J” Shemwell and Elizabeth Nolin:

      1. Dr. Jonathan Nolin Shemwell (18441920)

      Children of Dr. James Jackson “J J” Shemwell and Olivia “Ollie” McCauley:

      1. James H Shemwell (18491900)
      2. Edward Shemwell (18541917)
      3. Andrew Jackson Shemwell (1858)
      4. Mamie Shemwell (1859)
      5. Lucinda Shemwell (1861)
      6. Mary A Shemwell (1863)
      7. Emma Jane Shemwell (18641944)
    49. Emily Ellen Shemwell, daughter of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born on July 24, 1823 in Tennessee, United States and died on July 30, 1893 at the age of 70. She married Joseph B Clardy on October 7, 1841 in Montgomery, Tennessee, United States. He was born in 1814 in Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States and died on January 22, 1886 in Stewart, Tennessee, United States at the age of 72.

      Children of Emily Ellen Shemwell and Joseph B Clardy:

      1. Alice Olivia Clardy (18451871)
      2. Athalia E Clardy (1847)
      3. James Harrison “Henry” Clardy (18501932)
      4. Ellen C Clardy (18521855)
      5. Thomas Morton Clardy (18581937)
      6. Elizabeth Clardy (1864)
    50. Mary Alice Shemwell, daughter of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born in 1826 and died in 1890 in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States at the age of 64. She married David Mushet in August 1846 in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States. He was born in 1819 in Dalkeith, Midlothian, Scotland and died in 1902 in New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States at the age of 83.

      Children of Mary Alice Shemwell and David Mushet:

      1. Kate Mushet (18481932)
    51. Joseph Theodore Shemwell, son of Joseph M Shemwell and Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley, was born about 1834 and died after 1860.