The Shemwell Family

Lucy J BeloateAge: 42 years18421885

Lucy J Beloate
Given names
Lucy J
Married name
Lucy J Ellis
Birth August 8, 1842 56 45
Birth of a sisterColumbus Beloate
estimated 1843 (Age 4 months)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution -
Census June 1, 1850 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
MarriagePembroke Somerset “Pem” EllisView this family
October 6, 1864 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War -
Birth of a son
#1Dhalma Beloate Ellis
January 5, 1867 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 24 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 26 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network -
Birth of a daughter
#2Pemetta “Etta” Ellis
July 16, 1870 (Age 27 years)
Census August 23, 1870 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3George Walter Ellis
estimated 1873 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4Dodie Ellis
estimated 1876 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a daughter
#5Lucy Irene Ellis
March 1, 1880 (Age 37 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#6Edward E Ellis
March 2, 1882 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#7Willie Ellis
January 12, 1885 (Age 42 years)
Death January 15, 1885 (Age 42 years)
Cemetery: Toll Gate Cemetery
Last change June 11, 201812:59:42

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
elder sister
5 years
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
6 years
17 months
younger sister
Family with Pembroke Somerset “Pem” Ellis - View this family
Marriage: October 6, 1864Shelby, Tennessee, United States
2 years
Dhalma Beloate Ellis
Birth: January 5, 1867 44 24Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 17, 1955Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States
4 years
4 years
4 years
Dodie Ellis
Birth: estimated 1876 53 33Shelby, Tennessee, United States
4 years
2 years
3 years
Willie Ellis
Birth: January 12, 1885 62 42Shelby, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 8, 1885Shelby, Tennessee, United States

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Census1850 United States - Census transcript - George Beloate - Household

Dist. 8 Shelby, Tennessee, USA

Geo Beloate64MWFarmerVA
Nancy Beloate53FWNC
Livina Beloate25FWTN
Susan Beloate21FWTN
Leroy Beloate18MWTN
Mary Beloate15FWTN
John Beloate13MWTN
Lucy Beloate9FWTN
Columbus Beloate7FWTN

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Pembroke Somerset “Pem” Ellis - Household

Shelby, Tennessee

Ellis, P Shead48MWFarmerVA
Ellis, Lucywife27FWTN
Ellis, Dalmerson3MWTN

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Pembroke S. Ellis - Household

Dist. 8 Shelby, Tennessee, USA

Pem S. EllisWM57headM15FarmerVAUNKVA
Lucy J. EllisWF37wifeM15TN?NANC
David EllisWM13sonS-TNVATN
Pemetta EllisWF10daughterS-TNVATN
Geo Walter EllisWM7sonS-TNVATN
Dodie EllisWM4sonS-TNVATN
Lucy I. EllisWF3 modaughterS-TNVATN
Willie EllisWM12nephewS-Works on farmTNVATN