The Shemwell Family

Mary Eliza ShemwellAge: 82 years18171900

Name
Mary Eliza Shemwell
Given names
Mary Eliza
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Mary Eliza Dowell
Birth December 25, 1817 32 24
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Shemwell
December 12, 1823 (Age 5 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam S Shemwell
October 1826 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterAnn Dove Shemwell
June 1827 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterJane Shemwell
1827 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnn “Nancy” Billingsley
September 1830 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Wesley Shemwell
January 9, 1832 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterCaroline Henrietta “Carrie” Shemwell
April 1, 1837 (Age 19 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Julianna Shemwell
between 1850 and 1860 (Age 32 years)

Death of a motherAnn Schultz
April 1850 (Age 32 years)
MarriageGeorge Washington Dowell Sr.View this family
June 6, 1850 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Annie Schultz Dowell
October 9, 1851 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#2William Henry Dowell
March 1, 1853 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#3George Washington Dowell Jr.
December 26, 1854 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Edith Virginia Dowell
April 12, 1859 (Age 41 years)
Census July 10, 1860 (Age 42 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Shemwell
January 10, 1862 (Age 44 years)
Census June 3, 1870 (Age 52 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge Washington Dowell Sr.
March 21, 1874 (Age 56 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry DowellSarah Broome “Sallie” MorsellView this family
after 1880 (Age 62 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Henry Shemwell
June 6, 1881 (Age 63 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Washington Dowell Jr.Martha Ellen “Mattie” WilsonView this family
April 19, 1883 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Ellen Mary Dowell
July 29, 1884 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Anita Shemwell “Annie” Dowell
July 1886 (Age 68 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Gilbert CassardEdith Virginia DowellView this family
March 2, 1887 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Mary Emily Cassard
February 21, 1888 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Arthur Wilson Dowell
November 2, 1889 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Paul Cassard
July 20, 1890 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Corrine Cassard
July 1893 (Age 75 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Edith Indiana Cassard
April 1, 1898 (Age 80 years)
Death January 14, 1900 (Age 82 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: estimated 1812
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
Joseph Henry Shemwell
Birth: February 23, 1815 30 21St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
Death: June 6, 1881St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
3 years
herself
9 years
younger brother
William S Shemwell
Birth: October 1826 41 33Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death: March 3, 1907Washington, District of Columbia, United States
9 months
younger sister
Ann Dove Shemwell
Birth: June 1827 42 34Maryland, United States
Death: February 5, 1907Washington, District of Columbia, United States
7 months
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
Family with George Washington Dowell Sr. - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 6, 1850Maryland, United States
16 months
daughter
Annie Schultz Dowell
Birth: October 9, 1851 48 33Prince Frederick, Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death: March 8, 1928Prince Frederick, Calvert, Maryland, United States
17 months
son
22 months
son
4 years
daughter
George Washington Dowell Sr. + Margaret Ireland - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Margaret Ireland
Birth: about 1812Maryland, United States
Death: February 1844Calvert, Maryland, United States
Marriage: July 16, 1833Maryland, United States
George Washington Dowell Sr. + Ann B Fowler - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: November 3, 1835Calvert, Maryland, United States
George Washington Dowell Sr. + Maria P Mitchell - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: October 22, 1840Calvert, Maryland, United States
2 years
step-son
Sally Maria Dowell
Birth: November 12, 1842 39Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death: May 15, 1923Calvert, Maryland, United States
1 year
step-son
Mary Christianna Dowell
Birth: November 3, 1843 40Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death:
3 years
step-son
George Thomas Henry Dowell
Birth: January 9, 1847 43Calvert, Maryland, United States
Death: August 9, 1847Calvert, Maryland, United States
George Washington Dowell Sr. + Rebecca D - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: September 21, 1848Calvert, Maryland, United States

Mary Eliza Shemwell has 12 first cousins recorded

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Dowell Sr. - Household

Calvert, Maryland, United States

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
George Washington Dowell Sr.head56MWfarmerMD
Mary Eliza Dowellwife35FWMD
Sally Maria Dowellson17MWMD
Mary Christianna Dowellson15MWMD
Annie Schultz Dowelldaughter8FWMD
William Henry Dowellson6MWMD
George Washington Dowell Jr.son4MWMD
Edith Virginia Dowelldaughter2FWMD

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Dowell Sr. - Household

Calvert, Maryland, United States

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Dowell, George Whead66MWfarmerMD
Dowell, Mary Ewife45FWMD
Dowell, Sallie Edaughter27FWpostmistressMD
Dowell, Annie Sdaughter18FWMD
Dowell, William Hson17MWMD
Dowell, George Wson15MWMD
Dowell, Carrie Edaughter11FWMD

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - George Washington Dowell - Household

Calvert, Maryland, USA

NameRaceSexAgeBmthRelationMCYrsMOccupationHealthMnsUEduEng?BPFBPMBP
George Washington DowellWM24headS-Farmer & ???MDMDMD
Mary E. DowellWF59motherW-MDMDMD
Annie DowellWF27elder sisterS-MDMDMD
William H. DowellWM25elder brotherS-ClerkMDMDMD
Edith V. DowellWF20younger sisterS-MDMDMD
William S. ShemwellWM49BoarderS-MerchantMDMDMD
Susan BlakeBF28BoarderS-ServantMDMDMD
William JinkinsBM16BoarderS-ServantMDMDMD