The Shemwell Family

Thomas PoseyAge: 43 years17331776

Name
Thomas Posey
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Posey
Birth about 1733 30 38
MarriageHenrietta MusgroveView this family
after July 18, 1752 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 21 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
Birth of a son
#1Harrison Posey
March 15, 1770 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherFrancis “Carpenter” Posey Sr.
before April 23, 1774 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherAnne Clarke
after April 23, 1774 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 42 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
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 42 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
Death before October 7, 1776 (Age 43 years)