The Shemwell Family

Henrietta MusgroveAge: 77 years17341811

Henrietta Musgrove
Given names
Married name
Henrietta Posey
Birth about 1734
MarriageThomas PoseyView this family
after July 18, 1752 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 20 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Harrison Posey
March 15, 1770 (Age 36 years)
Death of a husbandThomas Posey
September 26, 1776 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 41 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 -
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 41 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
Marriage of a childHarrison PoseySarah MoranView this family
January 6, 1794 (Age 60 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1Charity Canterwood Posey
December 4, 1794 (Age 60 years)
Death of a granddaughterCharity Canterwood Posey
about 1795 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Charles Posey
September 14, 1796 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a childHarrison PoseyAnn DentView this family
October 31, 1797 (Age 63 years)

Birth of a grandson
#3John Hatch Dent Posey
July 1, 1798 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 59 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a grandson
#4Thomas Posey
December 26, 1800 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Peter Dent Posey
January 11, 1803 (Age 69 years)

Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 69 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Mary Ann Posey
June 20, 1805 (Age 71 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#7Henrietta Posey
April 13, 1808 (Age 74 years)

Death before June 11, 1811 (Age 77 years)
Family with Thomas Posey - View this family
Thomas Posey
Birth: about 1733 30 38Charles, Maryland, United States
Death: September 26, 1776St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
Henrietta Musgrove
Birth: about 1734Charles, Maryland, United States
Death: before June 11, 1811Charles, Maryland, United States
Marriage: after July 18, 1752Charles, Maryland, United States
18 years

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