The Shemwell Family

John BradleyAge: 63 years18461909

John Bradley
Given names
Birth January 4, 1846
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Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
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 -
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 10 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 15 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 -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 20 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 20 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 22 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 -
MarriageAdelia Harris ChristianView this family
June 12, 1870 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#1Frederick H Bradley
October 1875 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#2Glenn Roy Bradley
August 26, 1878 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 31 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 11, 1880 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#3John Howard Bradley
1883 (Age 36 years)
Death of a wifeAdelia Harris Christian
March 29, 1886 (Age 40 years)
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 52 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 -
Death October 17, 1909 (Age 63 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Englewood Cemetery
Family with Adelia Harris Christian - View this family
John Bradley
Birth: January 4, 1846Johnson, Missouri, United States
Death: October 17, 1909Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States
Marriage: June 12, 1870Henry, Missouri, United States
5 years
Frederick H Bradley
Birth: October 1875 29 27Missouri, United States
Death: November 29, 1910Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
3 years
Glenn Roy Bradley
Birth: August 26, 1878 32 30Henry, Missouri, United States
Death: March 3, 1937Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
5 years

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