The Shemwell Family

Martha Lea GreeneAge: 45 years18611906

Name
Martha Lea Greene
Given names
Martha Lea
Surname
Greene
Birth April 12, 1861 22 19
Death of a fatherWilliam Greene
January 26, 1863 (Age 21 months)

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
Birth of a half-brotherJacob Jess “Jake” Green
February 28, 1866 (Age 4 years)
Marriage of a parentElihu GreeneSarah Lucinda GraggView this family
about 1867 (Age 5 years)

Note: The date of their marriage is unknown, the court house burned down. It is known that they were married after their oldest son, Joseph was born, about 7 to 9 months after. Elihu hid Joseph from his family until after Elihu and Sarah were married.
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
Birth of a half-brotherRoby Greene
May 7, 1869 (Age 8 years)
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
Birth of a half-brotherJudson Gragg Greene
September 20, 1871 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a half-brotherClenard Mansfield Greene
February 4, 1873 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-sisterNicy Elizabeth Greene
March 5, 1876 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a half-brotherCopna Horton Greene
April 1, 1878 (Age 16 years)
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
MarriageHarvey R GreeneView this family
about 1880 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a half-sisterFlorence Louanna Greene
June 8, 1880 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Sallie Truda Greene
February 25, 1881 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a half-sisterSophia Catherine Greene
April 12, 1883 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#2Port E Green
April 2, 1884 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam M Gragg
May 3, 1885 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#3Mansfield F. Greene
May 19, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Gertie Emmeline Greene
September 21, 1888 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Chanie Roxie Greene
July 18, 1890 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSusannah Greene
February 26, 1891 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#6Boyd William Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 31 years)
Death of a daughterSallie Truda Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#7Judson Moore Greene
February 22, 1895 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#8Mancie Leander Greene
July 25, 1897 (Age 36 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 of a sisterMary L Greene
before 1900 (Age 38 years)

Birth of a daughter
#9Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
April 30, 1906 (on the date of death)
Death April 30, 1906 (Age 45 years)
Last change March 4, 201604:33:02

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1858
15 months
elder sister
Mary L Greene
Birth: April 13, 1859 20 17Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1900
2 years
herself
Mother’s family with Elihu Greene - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: about 1867
-10 months
half-brother
3 years
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
Judson Gragg Greene
Birth: September 20, 1871 24 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 23, 1943Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States
17 months
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
2 years
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
3 years
half-sister
Family with Harvey R Greene - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1880
14 months
daughter
Sallie Truda Greene
Birth: February 25, 1881 24 19Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 12, 1892Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
Port E Green
Birth: April 2, 1884 27 22Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 4, 1906Menallen, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
2 years
son
2 years
daughter
22 months
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
Mancie Leander Greene
Birth: July 25, 1897 40 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 16, 1955Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 years
daughter
Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
Birth: April 30, 1906 49 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1993Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

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