The Shemwell Family

Hezikiah HollandAge: 48 years17941843

Hezikiah Holland
Given names
Birth November 29, 1794 21 23
MarriageTabitha View this family

Marriage of parentsMichael HollandAgatha “Aggie” WardView this family
May 4, 1795 (Age 5 months)
Birth of a brotherThomas Holland
January 24, 1797 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a brotherJohn Holland
February 4, 1799 (Age 4 years)

Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 8 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Birth of a brotherJeremiah O “Jerry” Holland
June 4, 1804 (Age 9 years)
Note: or 1806 Virginia
Birth of a brotherMichael Holland
about 1809 (Age 14 years)

Death of a motherAgatha “Aggie” Ward
about 1810 (Age 15 years)

Marriage of a parentMichael HollandAnna Margaret ShemwellView this family
October 2, 1811 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 17 years)

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks -
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Walker
June 8, 1821 (Age 26 years)
Death of a fatherMichael Holland
about 1825 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 37 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 40 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 -
Death January 1, 1843 (Age 48 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: May 4, 1795Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
-2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Polly Holland
Birth: about 1793 20 22Virginia, United States
Death: about 1863Platte, Missouri, United States
23 months
Hezikiah Holland
Birth: November 29, 1794 21 23Virginia, United States
Death: January 1, 1843Posey, Indiana, United States
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
younger brother
Father’s family with Anna Margaret Shemwell - View this family
Anna Margaret Shemwell
Birth: about October 1771 44 16St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
Death: February 11, 1856Logan, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: October 2, 1811Warren, Kentucky, United States
Family with Tabitha - View this family
Hezikiah Holland
Birth: November 29, 1794 21 23Virginia, United States
Death: January 1, 1843Posey, Indiana, United States

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