The Shemwell Family

Solomon GreeneAge: 87 years18011888

Name
Solomon Greene
Given names
Solomon
Surname
Greene
Birth April 10, 1801
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 20 months)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louisiana_Purchase
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 10 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_1812
MarriageNancy Mary HodgesView this family
about 1822 (Age 20 years)

Birth of a son
#1William Conley “Conley Bill” Greene
November 17, 1823 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#2Larkin Greene
March 23, 1825 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#3John Riley Greene
July 27, 1826 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#4Bartlett Greene
January 24, 1828 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Mary Greene
February 22, 1829 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Martha Greene
April 4, 1830 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#7Solomon Greene Jr.
January 25, 1832 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 30 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholera_outbreaks_and_pandemics
Birth of a daughter
#8Nancy Calista Greene
June 14, 1833 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9Camilla C Greene
May 13, 1835 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 34 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Revolution
Birth of a son
#10Smith Patrick Greene
March 10, 1837 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#11Ferguson Greene
June 10, 1838 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#12David Isaac Greene
April 3, 1840 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#13Sarah Adeline Greene
April 27, 1842 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childLarkin GreeneLucinda Melissa TrivettView this family
September 11, 1843 (Age 42 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Riley GreeneMabel Malinda “Linda” WatsonView this family
October 7, 1844 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Rebecca Greene
October 20, 1844 (Age 43 years)
Death of a wifeNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 42 years)
MarriageMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 43 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2Celia Greene
August 29, 1845 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Nancy Greene
February 12, 1846 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a son
#14Thomas R Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Elihu Greene
February 24, 1847 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Sarah Greene
November 8, 1847 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 44 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
Birth of a grandson
#6William Willis “Bill” Greene
January 24, 1849 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Conley “Conley Bill” GreeneNancy WatsonView this family
about 1849 (Age 47 years)

Marriage of a childBartlett GreeneAmanda Maude WatsonView this family
June 3, 1849 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Delphia Greene
October 16, 1849 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Mary E. Greene
February 21, 1850 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Doctor F Greene
July 14, 1850 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10Solomon Riley Greene
May 4, 1851 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11General Chapman Greene
September 12, 1851 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#12John Greene
October 15, 1851 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13Martha Isabel Greene
March 3, 1852 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14Jesse Greene
August 29, 1853 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Nancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene
October 1853 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16Eli Smith Greene
July 1, 1854 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#17James Edward Greene
March 26, 1855 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18Hiram Greene
July 15, 1855 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#19Lucy Carolina Greene
August 27, 1855 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#20Bennette Ferguson Greene
December 12, 1856 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#21Harvey R Greene
February 17, 1857 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childBartlett GreeneMalinda Katherine HambyView this family
May 17, 1858 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#22Amanda Greene
February 26, 1859 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Jesse Lee Greene
May 1859 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 55 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 grandson
#24General Lafayette Greene
January 21, 1861 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#25William Lee Greene
July 3, 1861 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a grandson
#26Jospeh Smith Greene
about 1861 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#27Camilla Greene
January 26, 1863 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#28Emma Katherine Greene
April 10, 1863 (Age 62 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 59 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 grandson
#29John Melvin Greene
August 4, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#30George Alexander Greene
August 15, 1865 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childThomas R GreeneCelia Adeline GraggView this family
about 1866 (Age 64 years)

Birth of a grandson
#31Solomon Greene
October 9, 1867 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#32Greene
about 1867 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#33Millie Frankie “Mollie” Greene
about 1867 (Age 65 years)
Death of a granddaughterGreene
about 1867 (Age 65 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 65 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 65 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a grandson
#34Wiley Solomon Greene
December 22, 1868 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#35E. Lindsay Greene
May 11, 1869 (Age 68 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 67 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 granddaughter
#36Julia Ann Greene
March 24, 1870 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#37Greene
about 1871 (Age 69 years)
Death of a granddaughterGreene
about 1871 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#38Richard Lee Greene
May 1873 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#39Elizabeth B Greene
April 19, 1875 (Age 74 years)
Death of a daughterMary Greene
May 13, 1877 (Age 76 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 76 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 daughterMartha Greene
January 2, 1880 (Age 78 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#40Cynthia May Greene
April 1880 (Age 78 years)
Death of a granddaughterMary E. Greene
December 30, 1886 (Age 85 years)
Death December 24, 1888 (Age 87 years)
Last change April 19, 201800:07:16

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with Nancy Mary Hodges - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1822
23 months
son
16 months
son
16 months
son
18 months
son
13 months
daughter
Mary Greene
Birth: February 22, 1829 27 27Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 13, 1877Wichita, Texas, United States
13 months
daughter
Martha Greene
Birth: April 4, 1830 28 28Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1880Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
son
Solomon Greene Jr.
Birth: January 25, 1832 30 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 26, 1910Watauga, North Carolina, United States
17 months
daughter
Nancy Calista Greene
Birth: June 14, 1833 32 31Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 17, 1900Watauga, North Carolina, United States
23 months
daughter
Camilla C Greene
Birth: May 13, 1835 34 33Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 23, 1917Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
son
Smith Patrick Greene
Birth: March 10, 1837 35 35Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 11, 1915Pine Swamp, Ashe, North Carolina, United States
15 months
son
Ferguson Greene
Birth: June 10, 1838 37 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1890
22 months
son
David Isaac Greene
Birth: April 3, 1840 38 38Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 16, 1912
2 years
daughter
Sarah Adeline Greene
Birth: April 27, 1842 41 40Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 25, 1920Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Family with Mary Ann Sherrill - View this family
himself
wife
Mary Ann Sherrill
Birth: April 27, 1812Ashe, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 19, 1900Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: January 2, 1845
2 years
son
Thomas R Greene
Birth: January 2, 1847 45 34Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 21, 1926Stony Fork, Watauga, North Carolina, United States

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