The Shemwell Family

Andrew BillingsleyAge: 38 years18211859

Andrew Billingsley
Given names
Birth 1821 28 24
Birth of a sisterMary A Billingsley
1823 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Bohaney Billingsley Jr.
1824 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMargaret Billingsley
1827 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 11 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Birth of a sisterMartha Ann Billingsley
January 12, 1833 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherMadison Billingsley
1834 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 14 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 -
Birth of a brotherWilliam Billingsley
about 1839 (Age 18 years)
MarriageSarah LongView this family
1840 (Age 19 years)

MarriageMalissa ThorntonView this family
1847 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 25 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 -
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 36 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Death 1859 (Age 38 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: before 1818
1 year
elder brother
Elijah Billingsley
Birth: 1818 25 21South Carolina, United States
Death: 1870Alabama, United States
3 years
elder brother
2 years
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
James Bohaney Billingsley Jr.
Birth: 1824 31 27South Carolina, United States
Death: January 24, 1889Pine Mountain, Rabun, Georgia, United States
4 years
younger sister
6 years
younger sister
Martha Ann Billingsley
Birth: January 12, 1833 40 36Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Death: April 21, 1906Pine Mountain, Rabun, Georgia, United States
2 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
Family with Sarah Long - View this family
Marriage: 1840
Family with Malissa Thornton - View this family
Marriage: 1847Alabama, United States

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