The Shemwell Family

Hannah Burrage1779

Hannah Burrage
Given names
Married name
Hannah Redwine
Birth 1779 47
MarriageJacob RedwineView this family

Birth of a daughter
#1Katherine Redwine

Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
Birth of a sisterCatherine Burrage
March 4, 1788 (Age 9 years)
Death of a fatherEdward Burrage Jr
May 1798 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 14 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a son
#2William Travis Redwine
1801 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 24 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Birth of a daughter
#3Mary M “Polly” Redwine
1805 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Rebecca Redwine
about 1807 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Sarah “Sally” Redwine
about 1808 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#6Jacob Redwine Jr
December 12, 1814 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 33 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 -
Census August 7, 1820 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childCharles BarringerMary M “Polly” RedwineView this family
February 3, 1824 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a son
#7Clarke Redwine
1826 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childJarrett CogginsRebecca RedwineView this family
January 1, 1827 (Age 48 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Burrage
December 26, 1832 (Age 53 years)

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 53 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Death of a husbandJacob Redwine
February 4, 1833 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childJacob Redwine JrEliza Ann ReedView this family
October 29, 1835 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 56 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 grandson
#1William R Redwine
1838 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Travis Redwine
1838 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Mary Ann “Polly” Redwine
1842 (Age 63 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 67 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 -
Marriage of a childClarke RedwineEve Ann FulenwiderView this family
Type: Civil marriage
July 7, 1853 (Age 74 years)
Death of a daughterMary M “Polly” Redwine
July 15, 1857 (Age 78 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 78 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Death of a grandsonWilliam R Redwine
October 19, 1864 (Age 85 years)
Cause: Civil War
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 82 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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 88 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 88 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 90 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 -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 99 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a sisterCatherine Burrage
June 1, 1880 (Age 101 years)
Death of a granddaughterMary Ann “Polly” Redwine
March 1, 1888 (Age 109 years)

Last change February 6, 201903:50:16

by: Donna Osiek
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elder brother
3 years
9 years
younger sister
Family with Jacob Redwine - View this family
William Travis Redwine
Birth: 1801 23 22Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: 1838Rowan, North Carolina, United States
7 years
-1 years
Mary M “Polly” Redwine
Birth: 1805 27 26Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 15, 1857Rowan, North Carolina, United States
4 years
7 years
Jacob Redwine Jr
Birth: December 12, 1814 37 35Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 19, 1894Rowan, North Carolina, United States

Hannah Burrage has 12 first cousins recorded