The Shemwell Family

Louisa W SuddarthAge: 85 years18301915

Name
Louisa W Suddarth
Given names
Louisa W
Surname
Suddarth
Birth 1830 29 15
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 2 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholera_outbreaks_and_pandemics
Birth of a brotherAllen Tandy Suddarth
January 22, 1833 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 5 years)
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Revolution
Birth of a brotherMoore H Suddarth
1836 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterAlvira H Suddarth
1839 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterJosephine P Suddarth
1842 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterAmanda H Suddarth
1843 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherDr. Samuel Dyer Suddarth
February 14, 1846 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 16 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Birth of a sisterSarah Emily Suddarth
1849 (Age 19 years)
Census October 15, 1850 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Suddarth
estimated 1854 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 27 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Death of a brotherAllen Tandy Suddarth
January 13, 1863 (Age 33 years)
Note: Civil War
Death of a motherMary Louisa Watkins
June 5, 1864 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 31 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 37 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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 37 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 39 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Death of a fatherBenjamin Howard Suddarth
September 29, 1873 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 48 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 68 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a brotherDr. Samuel Dyer Suddarth
March 5, 1909 (Age 79 years)

Death January 9, 1915 (Age 85 years)
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Louisa W Suddarth
Birth: 1830 29 15Kentucky, United States
Death: January 9, 1915Jefferson, Illinois, United States
3 years
younger brother
Allen Tandy Suddarth
Birth: January 22, 1833 32 19Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 13, 1863Richmond, Virginia, United States
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
6 years
younger sister
Mary Suddarth
Birth: estimated 1854 53 39Stewart, Tennessee, United States
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Census1850 United States - Census transcript - Benjamin Howard Suddarth - Household

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NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceMmthEduInfirm
Benjamin H Suddarth50MWSadler ?VA
Mary Suddarth36FWKY
Louisa W Suddarth20FWKY
Tandy Suddarth17MWTN
Moore H Suddarth14MWKY
Alvira H Suddarth11FWKY
Josephine P Suddarth8FWKY
Amanda H Suddarth7FWKY
Samuel D Suddarth4MWKY
Sarah Suddarth1FWKY