The Shemwell Family

Edgar D HudspethAge: 31 years18681900

Name
Edgar D Hudspeth
Given names
Edgar D
Surname
Hudspeth
Birth June 17, 1868 29 28
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 months)

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 October 12, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Shemwell Hudspeth
December 29, 1870 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterBoadecia T Hudspeth
April 25, 1871 (Age 2 years)
Death of a fatherThomas Ayres Hudspeth
May 30, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Floyd
August 21, 1878 (Age 10 years)
Cause: Rheumatic fever
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 16, 1880 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell
November 4, 1880 (Age 12 years)
Death of a sisterBoadecia T Hudspeth
September 2, 1882 (Age 14 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge U Hudspeth
September 19, 1882 (Age 14 years)
Burial of a brotherGeorge U Hudspeth
1882 (Age 13 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Burial of a sisterBoadecia T Hudspeth
1882 (Age 13 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Margaret Harris
February 8, 1883 (Age 14 years)

Death of a motherAmanda Elizabeth “Manda” Shemwell
July 31, 1893 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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
Death February 24, 1900 (Age 31 years)
Burial 1900 (Age 31 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Last change December 20, 201609:08:16

by: Barry Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: December 27, 1860Todd, Kentucky, United States
13 months
elder brother
James Shemwell Hudspeth
Birth: January 30, 1862 22 21Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 26, 1950Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
George U Hudspeth
Birth: September 23, 1864 25 24Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 19, 1882Todd, Kentucky, United States
4 years
himself
Edgar D Hudspeth
Birth: June 17, 1868 29 28Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 24, 1900Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger sister
Boadecia T Hudspeth
Birth: April 25, 1871 32 31Kentucky, United States
Death: September 2, 1882Todd, Kentucky, United States

Edgar D Hudspeth has 56 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (46)

Parents Samuel Thomas Shemwell + Armina M “Mina” Shemwell
2Permelia Shemwell18631931
Parents John Wesley Hester + Almira Caroline “Carrie” Shemwell
2Lush Hester18701960
3Eber D Hester18721960
4Maon Hester18741938
5Lt. Abot Hester18781903
Parents James McHenry Shutt + Mary Francis “Fanny” Shemwell
Parents James William Hester + Augustine America “Gussie” Shemwell
2Flora Hester18751875
4Ethert Bron Hester18771955
5Alton Bell Hester18791949
6Garland Hester18811881
Parents Christopher Columbus “Bud” Shemwell + Malvina Elvina “Mollie” Rickman
1Mattie E Shemwell18771949
5Lee Shemwell18901891
6Lelia May Shemwell18901968
Parents Charles Lafayette “Fate” Shemwell + Mary Hester Sherrod
1Alpha Shemwell18781897
2Bertie E Shemwell18801970
3Clyde Shemwell18811949
7Floyd Shemwell18921977
Parents Marquis Delumuel “Mark” Shemwell + Sarah Frances “Ma Sissie” Scott
5Shemwell1889
6Sue Belle Shemwell18901978
Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Thomas Ayres Hudspeth - Household

Sharon Grove Todd Ky

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Thomas A Hudspethhead31MWFarmerKY
Amanda E Hudspethwife30FWKeeping houseKY
James S Hudspethson8MWKY
George E Hudspethson5MWKY
Edgar D O Hudspethson2MWKY

Next door to John Hester

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Amanda Elizabeth “Manda” Shemwell - Household

Sharon, Todd, Kentucky, United States

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Hudspeth, AmandaWF40headWdkeeping houseKYKYKY
Hudspeth, James SWM18sonSlaborerKYKYKY
Hudspeth, George EWM15sonSKYKYKY
Hudspeth, Eddie TWM11sonSKYKYKY
Hudspeth, Boadecia TWF9daughterSKYKYKY