The Shemwell Family

Sarah MoranAge: 21 years17751796

Name
Sarah Moran
Given names
Sarah
Surname
Moran
Married name
Sarah Posey
Birth about 1775
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776

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
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783

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
MarriageHarrison PoseyView this family
January 6, 1794 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Charity Canterwood Posey
December 4, 1794 (Age 19 years)
Death of a daughterCharity Canterwood Posey
about 1795 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a son
#2Charles Posey
September 14, 1796 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 18 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Death about 1796 (Age 21 years)