The Shemwell Family

Nathaniel Walker HollandAge: 80 years18281908

Name
Nathaniel Walker Holland
Given names
Nathaniel Walker
Surname
Holland
Birth April 4, 1828 23 25
Birth of a brotherJohn Wesley Holland
March 12, 1830 (Age 23 months)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Shemwell Jr.
July 10, 1831 (Age 3 years)
Note: James may have passed prior to 1831. Elizabeth is listed as head of the household in the 1830 US Federal Census in Todd, Kentucky, United States. This census was taken June 1, 1830 - August 1, 1830.
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 3 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 brotherAllen Samuel Holland
1833 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterArmelda Ann Holland
December 1834 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 7 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
Birth of a brotherGeorge Martin Holland
August 8, 1837 (Age 9 years)
Address: Kentucky, USA ?
MarriageAgnes Ellen WimpeyView this family
December 10, 1845 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Nancy Elizabeth Holland
February 20, 1847 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Roresta Margaret Holland
April 5, 1848 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 17 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
Birth of a daughter
#3Amanda Holland
June 20, 1850 (Age 22 years)
Death of a daughterAmanda Holland
1851 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4Emaline Permelia Holland
May 12, 1852 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Maluva Paralee “Lulu” Holland
April 18, 1854 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Susan Ellen Holland
May 15, 1858 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 28 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Census June 12, 1860 (Age 32 years)
Military service
Federal Recruiter
between 1861 and 1865 (Age 32 years)
Agency: Co K 14 IL Inf
Birth of a daughter
#7Lilian Bell “Lillie” Holland
February 16, 1862 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 32 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
Marriage of a childJohn Thomas SheltonNancy Elizabeth HollandView this family
December 14, 1865 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#8George Thomas Holland
October 28, 1866 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 38 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 38 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a son
#9Franklin H Holland
September 14, 1868 (Age 40 years)
Marriage of a childRobert A WickerRoresta Margaret HollandView this family
November 8, 1868 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Nancy Ellen “Nannie” Shelton
November 25, 1868 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Dr. William Franklin Wicker
July 21, 1869 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Eugene Holland Shelton
September 3, 1869 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 40 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
Census July 22, 1870 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childWarren HeckathornEmaline Permelia HollandView this family
February 29, 1872 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Mathew Wimpy Wicker
August 14, 1872 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Nellie Pineleaf Shelton
December 29, 1872 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Hattie Leota Heckathorn
August 4, 1873 (Age 45 years)

Death of a granddaughterHattie Leota Heckathorn
April 18, 1874 (Age 46 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#7Callie B Nichols
July 2, 1875 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childLemuel Aldrich NicholsMaluva Paralee “Lulu” HollandView this family
calculated 1875 (Age 46 years)

Death of a wifeAgnes Ellen Wimpey
February 26, 1876 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Hattie Adell Shelton
August 29, 1876 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childHenry Jasper SmithEmaline Permelia HollandView this family
estimated 1876 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#9Cora Smith
January 2, 1877 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childAndrew Gaius BascomSusan Ellen HollandView this family
Type: Religious marriage
April 3, 1878 (Age 49 years)
MarriageSarah M “Sally” CrossView this family
May 14, 1878 (Age 50 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 49 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 grandson
#10George Pasevant Wicker
March 29, 1880 (Age 51 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11Jasper Thomas Shelton
May 9, 1881 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#12Lemuel Aldridge Nichols
October 11, 1881 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a son
#10Xelpho Brown Holland
March 26, 1882 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Norman Wesley Shelton
November 7, 1883 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childFrank A HullLilian Bell “Lillie” HollandView this family
October 29, 1884 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14Homer Jasper Smith
August 1, 1885 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Edith Surprise Bascom
September 10, 1886 (Age 58 years)
Death of a granddaughterEdith Surprise Bascom
October 11, 1886 (Age 58 years)
Death of a daughterSusan Ellen Holland
November 25, 1886 (Age 58 years)
Cause: Complications of Diseases
Birth of a grandson
#16Ralph H Hull
December 1887 (Age 59 years)
Death of a fatherJeremiah O “Jerry” Holland
June 17, 1888 (Age 60 years)
Death of a motherAnn Shemwell
April 6, 1889 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#17Jasper W Nichols
calculated 1891 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18Harold Hull Holland
October 9, 1892 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sisterMary Elizabeth Holland
March 22, 1896 (Age 67 years)
Will February 8, 1898 (Age 69 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 69 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
Marriage of a childFranklin H HollandMattie Beulah BonnerView this family
April 23, 1899 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#19Beulah Bonner Holland
February 13, 1900 (Age 71 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 72 years)
Death of a granddaughterBeulah Bonner Holland
September 10, 1901 (Age 73 years)
Death of a daughterRoresta Margaret Holland
February 10, 1902 (Age 73 years)
Marriage of a childFranklin H HollandMary Belle “Mollie” BonnerView this family
December 9, 1906 (Age 78 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#20Beulah Belle Holland
November 5, 1907 (Age 79 years)
Death September 7, 1908 (Age 80 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Patoka Cemetery
Last change August 13, 201911:35:18

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 23, 1824Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder sister
8 months
himself
23 months
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Family with Agnes Ellen Wimpey - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 10, 1845Logan, Kentucky, United States
14 months
daughter
13 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
Amanda Holland
Birth: June 20, 1850 22 22Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1851
23 months
daughter
23 months
daughter
4 years
daughter
Susan Ellen Holland
Birth: May 15, 1858 30 30Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 25, 1886Howell, Missouri, United States
4 years
daughter
Lilian Bell “Lillie” Holland
Birth: February 16, 1862 33 34Kentucky, United States
Death: February 4, 1941Riverside, Adams, Illinois, United States
5 years
son
George Thomas Holland
Birth: October 28, 1866 38 38Patoka, Marion, Illinois, United States
Death: March 26, 1948Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States
23 months
son
Family with Sarah M “Sally” Cross - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 14, 1878Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, United States
4 years
son

Nathaniel Walker Holland has 28 first cousins recorded

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Nathaniel Walker Holland - Household

Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
N W Hollandhead32MWFarmerKY
Agnes Hollandwife32FWKY
Nancy E Hollanddaughter12FWKY
Roverta M Hollanddaughter10FWKY
Permelia E Hollanddaughter7FWKY
Maluva P Hollanddaughter5FWKY
Susan Ellen Hollanddaughter2FWKY

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Nathaniel Walker Holland - Household

Kaskaskia, Fayette, Illinois

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Holland, Nathead42MWFarmerKY
Holland, Elenwife42FWKeeping HouseKY
Holland, Emmalinedaughter18FWAst Keeping HouseKY
Holland, Paraleedaughter16FWAst Keeping HouseKY
Holland, Susandaughter12FWKY
Holland, Liliadaughter9FWKY
Holland, Georgeson4MWIL
Holland, Frankson10mMWIL

DaughterElizabeth Shelton next door

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Nathaniel Walker Holland - Household

Kaskaskia, Fayette, Illinois

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Holland, Nathaniel WWM52headMGrain DealerKYVANC
Holland, SarahWF35wifeMKeeping HouseMDMDMD
Holland, GeorgeWM13sonSILKYKY
Holland, FrankWM11sonSILKYKY
Gant, N LWM25noneSHired HelpTNTNTN

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Nathaniel Walker Holland - Household

Patoka, Marion, Illinois

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Holland, NathanielheadWMApr182872M22KYKYNCLand Lord
Holland, SarahwifeWFAug184455M2211PAMDPA
Holland, XelphosonWMMar188218SILKYMDAt School

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Merchant Federal Census 1850-60 Cemetery Record