The Shemwell Family

Nancy Louisa “Eliza” GreeneAge: 82 years18531936

Name
Nancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene
Given names
Nancy Louisa
Surname
Greene
Nickname
Eliza
Married name
Nancy Louisa Carlton
Birth October 1853 27 25
Birth of a sisterLucy Carolina Greene
August 27, 1855 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherHarvey R Greene
February 17, 1857 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 3 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a brotherJospeh Smith Greene
about 1861 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterCamilla Greene
January 26, 1863 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 7 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
Birth of a brotherJohn Melvin Greene
August 4, 1865 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterGreene
about 1867 (Age 13 years)
Death of a sisterGreene
about 1867 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 13 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 13 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a brotherE. Lindsay Greene
May 11, 1869 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 15 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherElihu Watson
about 1870 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 17 years)
Death of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
May 1873 (Age 19 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherCelia Sherrill
June 30, 1876 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1Isaac Millard Carlton
October 23, 1876 (Age 23 years)
MarriageCalvin Madison CarltonView this family
December 24, 1877 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Mary Malinda Carlton
October 1878 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 24 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a daughter
#3Celia Elizabeth Carlton
September 13, 1880 (Age 26 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 35 years)
Marriage of a childIsaac Millard CarltonTempey Malinda MikealView this family
May 15, 1897 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Celia L Carlton
April 2, 1898 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 44 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
#2Linzy Elster Carlton
July 8, 1899 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3China Esther Carlton
August 26, 1900 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam C BengeCelia Elizabeth CarltonView this family
September 17, 1901 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Bessie Agnes Carlton
March 11, 1902 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Calvin Shelby Goulds
April 23, 1902 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Minnie Alverta Carlton
July 20, 1903 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Gertie E Carlton
July 20, 1903 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Judson P Goulds
July 21, 1904 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Zona Rachel Carlton
March 23, 1905 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10Willard Horton Goulds
May 10, 1906 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11Walter Patterson Patrick Carlton
April 17, 1907 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#12Hoye Patterson Goulds
June 12, 1908 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Sherman Colonel Carlton
November 16, 1908 (Age 55 years)
Death of a motherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 55 years)
Death of a granddaughterCelia L Carlton
before 1910 (Age 56 years)

Birth of a grandson
#14Charles Emmit Carlton
October 30, 1910 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#15Gaither Carlton
February 25, 1913 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherSolomon Riley Greene
March 27, 1913 (Age 59 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16Wayne Millard Carlton
March 9, 1915 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 62 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a grandson
#17Bynum Wiley Carlton
May 17, 1917 (Age 63 years)
Death of a daughterMary Malinda Carlton
about 1917 (Age 63 years)

Death of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
September 28, 1918 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 63 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 64 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/
Birth of a grandson
#18Joe Zeb Carlton
November 9, 1919 (Age 66 years)
Death of a grandsonGaither Carlton
before 1920 (Age 66 years)

Birth of a grandson
#19Carl Edison Carlton
April 22, 1921 (Age 67 years)
Death of a sisterCelia Greene
December 4, 1921 (Age 68 years)
Burial of a sisterCelia Greene
December 6, 1921 (Age 68 years)
Cemetery: John Riley Greene Cemetery
Birth of a grandson
#20Paul Carlton
May 12, 1923 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#21Lincoln Lane Carlton
October 4, 1925 (Age 72 years)
Death of a brotherElihu Greene
July 3, 1926 (Age 72 years)
Death of a daughterCelia Elizabeth Carlton
January 18, 1929 (Age 75 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 76 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death April 27, 1936 (Age 82 years)
Last change January 2, 201904:05:37

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 7, 1844Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
11 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Solomon Riley Greene
Birth: May 4, 1851 24 23Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 27, 1913Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
herself
23 months
younger sister
Lucy Carolina Greene
Birth: August 27, 1855 29 27Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 18, 1942Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
18 months
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Camilla Greene
Birth: January 26, 1863 36 35Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 2, 1944Fallston, Harford, Maryland, United States
3 years
younger brother
John Melvin Greene
Birth: August 4, 1865 39 37Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 27, 1944Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger sister
Greene
Birth: about 1867 40 39Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1867Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
E. Lindsay Greene
Birth: May 11, 1869 42 41Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 25, 1946Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
younger sister
Greene
Birth: about 1871 44 43Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1871Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
Richard Lee Greene
Birth: May 1873 46 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 28, 1918Burke, North Carolina, United States
Family with Calvin Madison Carlton - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 24, 1877
-14 months
son
2 years
daughter
23 months
daughter
Celia Elizabeth Carlton
Birth: September 13, 1880 22 26Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 18, 1929Caldwell, North Carolina, United States

Nancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene has 33 first cousins recorded