The Shemwell Family

Nannie Electra KillebrewAge: 42 years18611904

Name
Nannie Electra Killebrew
Given names
Nannie Electra
Surname
Killebrew
Married name
Nannie Electra Clardy
Birth May 14, 1861

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 5 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 5 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 7 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 16 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageThomas Morton ClardyView this family
December 28, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Geneva Clardy
December 1887 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#2Joseph Samuel Clardy
October 21, 1890 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Willie May Clardy
July 15, 1894 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 36 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 January 27, 1904 (Age 42 years)

Burial
Cemetery: Fairview Cemetery
Family with Thomas Morton Clardy - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 28, 1886Stewart, Tennessee, United States
1 year
daughter
Geneva Clardy
Birth: December 1887 29 26Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death:
3 years
son
Joseph Samuel Clardy
Birth: October 21, 1890 31 29Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death:
4 years
daughter
Willie May Clardy
Birth: July 15, 1894 35 33Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 10, 1932Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Thomas Morton Clardy + Willie Gertrude Carter - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Willie Gertrude Carter
Birth: January 1, 1878Herndon, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Death: March 18, 1949Lafayette, Christian, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: November 20, 1904Stewart, Tennessee, United States

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