The Shemwell Family

Susannah Stephens1717

Name
Susannah Stephens
Given names
Susannah
Surname
Stephens
Married name
Susannah Locke
Birth before 1717 22 18
MarriageWilliam LockeView this family
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Birth of a brotherDaniel Stephens
before 1720 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterAnn Stephens
before 1720 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherBenjamin Stephens Jr.
before 1720 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Stephens
before 1731 (Age 14 years)
Death of a fatherBenjamin Stephens Sr.
between January 1732 and May 1733 (Age 15 years)
Death of a brotherBenjamin Stephens Jr.
March 26, 1744 (Age 27 years)
Death of a motherLettice
after 1745 (Age 28 years)
Death of a sisterAnn Stephens
after 1755 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 37 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
Death of a sisterSarah Stephens
after 1766 (Age 49 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Stephens
December 18, 1774 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 58 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 58 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 of a husbandWilliam Locke
1786 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 76 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 86 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louisiana_Purchase
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 95 years)

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_1812
Deathunknown