The Shemwell Family

Charles A Wartman1823

Name
Charles A Wartman
Given names
Charles A
Surname
Wartman
Birth February 1823
MarriageView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 8 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 sisterLouise A Wartman
July 1834 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 12 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
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 22 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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 33 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a daughter
#1Alvina H Wartman
October 1860 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Dorie Wartman
June 1864 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 38 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
Birth of a daughter
#3Millie B Wartman
July 31, 1867 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 43 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 43 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 45 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 54 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Jeanette R McGregor
February 1884 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Roger E McGregor
April 1888 (Age 65 years)
Marriage of a childDr. Joseph Freeland ShemwellMillie B WartmanView this family
April 20, 1897 (Age 74 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 75 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
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 77 years)
Death of a granddaughterJeanette R McGregor
before 1910 (Age 86 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 87 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 92 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 93 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 94 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 106 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Deathunknown

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Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Freeland Shemwell - Household

ED 209 Precinct 8 Baltimore city Ward 16, Madison Ave Baltimore Md.

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPYUSYOIN/AOccupation
Joseph F. ShemwellheadWMJun 186534M3--MDMDMDPhysician
Millie B. ShemwellwifeWFJul 186732M3--MDMDMD
Charles A. WartmanFather-in-lawWMFeb 182377W---MDMDMDRetail Merchant
Dorie McGregorSister-in-lawWFJun 186435W-22MDMDMD
Jeanette R McGregorNeiceWFFeb 188416S---MDMDMDAt School
Roger E McGregorNephewWMApr 188812S---MDMDMDAt School
Alvina H. WartmanSister-in-lawWFOct 186039S---MDMDMD
Louise A WartmanAuntWFJul 183465S---MDMDMD

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Charles A. Wartman - Household

Baltimore Ward 13, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland, United States Baltimore Md.

NameRelationSexRaceAgeMCYrsMChBChLBPFBPMBPOccupationIndustry
Charles A. WartmanheadMW87S---MDMDMDOwn Income
Alvina H. WartmandaughterFW48S---MDMDMD
Dorie McGregordaughterFW44S-21MDMDMDOwn Income
Roger E McGregorgrandsonMW22S---MDMDMDClerkWholesale drygoods
Millie B. ShemwelldaughterFW40M1200MDMDMD
J. Freeland Shemwellson-in-lawMW44M12--MDMDMDPhysicianGeneral practice

Notes: Census in nearly ineligible -B