The Shemwell Family

Emily Belinda StreeterAge: 86 years18351922

Name
Emily Belinda Streeter
Given names
Emily Belinda
Surname
Streeter
Married name
Emily Belinda Baker
Birth November 5, 1835 27 22
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836
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 Washington Streeter Jr.
January 29, 1847 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 10 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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 21 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 25 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
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 31 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 31 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 33 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
MarriageWilliam BakerView this family
October 17, 1870 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#1John William Baker
October 20, 1871 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Anna Laura Baker
February 9, 1873 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a child
#3Baker
November 28, 1875 (Age 40 years)
Death of a childBaker
November 28, 1875 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Emily Baker
April 6, 1877 (Age 41 years)
Death of a daughterEmily Baker
October 1, 1877 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a son
#5Baker
April 6, 1878 (Age 42 years)
Death of a sonBaker
April 8, 1878 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 42 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a motherMary Austin Gillette
February 24, 1885 (Age 49 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Streeter
November 26, 1889 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childJacob Jess “Jake” GreenAnna Laura BakerView this family
February 13, 1892 (Age 56 years)
Note: Marriage record is for J. G. Green and Anna Baker
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Ora Marie Green
March 3, 1893 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Inez Belinda Green
January 20, 1894 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Blanche Sarah Green
October 17, 1896 (Age 60 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Baker
July 16, 1898 (Age 62 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 62 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
Birth of a grandson
#4Dewey Chester Green
December 17, 1898 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Myrtle Catherine Green
January 26, 1901 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Edna Mae Green
August 31, 1903 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Mary Irene Green
December 25, 1905 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Elyn Rosalyn Green
February 28, 1908 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Russell Graham “Stubby” Greene
February 22, 1910 (Age 74 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Opal Luella Green
May 8, 1914 (Age 78 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 80 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 81 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 82 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death May 26, 1922 (Age 86 years)
Last change April 13, 201815:53:08

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Mary Austin Gillette
Birth: November 22, 1812Wisconsin, United States
Death: February 24, 1885Palouse, Whitman County, Washington, United States
Marriage: November 23, 1833
23 months
herself
Emily Belinda Streeter
Birth: November 5, 1835 27 22Troy, Albany, New York, United States
Death: May 26, 1922Eureka, Lincoln, Montana, United States
11 years
younger brother
George Washington Streeter Jr.
Birth: January 29, 1847 38 34Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Death: January 9, 1928Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States
Family with William Baker - View this family
husband
herself
Emily Belinda Streeter
Birth: November 5, 1835 27 22Troy, Albany, New York, United States
Death: May 26, 1922Eureka, Lincoln, Montana, United States
Marriage: October 17, 1870Austin, Mower, Minnesota, United States
1 year
son
John William Baker
Birth: October 20, 1871 50 35Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: January 20, 1948Eureka, Lincoln, Montana, United States
16 months
daughter
3 years
child
Baker
Birth: November 28, 1875 54 40Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: November 28, 1875Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
16 months
daughter
Emily Baker
Birth: April 6, 1877 55 41Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: October 1, 1877Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
1 year
son
Baker
Birth: April 6, 1878 56 42Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
Death: April 8, 1878Shell Rock, Freeborn, Minnesota, United States
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William Baker + Jane Miles - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: December 7, 1865Mower, Minnesota, United States
15 months
step-daughter

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