The Shemwell Family

William Conley “Conley Bill” GreeneAge: 65 years18231889

Name
William Conley “Conley Bill” Greene
Given names
William Conley
Surname
Greene
Nickname
Conley Bill
Birth November 17, 1823 22 21
Birth of a brotherLarkin Greene
March 23, 1825 (Age 16 months)
Birth of a brotherJohn Riley Greene
July 27, 1826 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherBartlett Greene
January 24, 1828 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Greene
February 22, 1829 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha Greene
April 4, 1830 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherSolomon Greene Jr.
January 25, 1832 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 8 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 sisterNancy Calista Greene
June 14, 1833 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterCamilla C Greene
May 13, 1835 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 11 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 brotherSmith Patrick Greene
March 10, 1837 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherFerguson Greene
June 10, 1838 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid Isaac Greene
April 3, 1840 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Adeline Greene
April 27, 1842 (Age 18 years)
Death of a motherNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 20 years)
Marriage of a parentSolomon GreeneMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a half-brotherThomas R Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 22 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
MarriageNancy WatsonView this family
about 1849 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Mary E. Greene
February 21, 1850 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Martha Isabel Greene
March 3, 1852 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3Eli Smith Greene
July 1, 1854 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#4Bennette Ferguson Greene
December 12, 1856 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 33 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 son
#5William Lee Greene
July 3, 1861 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 37 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 son
#6George Alexander Greene
August 15, 1865 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 43 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 43 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 45 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
Marriage of a childLarkin Joseph MichaelMartha Isabel GreeneView this family
December 10, 1870 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Nancy L. Michael
March 1871 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childFinley Patterson TrivettMary E. GreeneView this family
about 1871 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2Martha Irene Trivett
March 12, 1872 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3William Filmore Michael
May 2, 1872 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Greene Riley Michael
October 1, 1874 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Clingman Elijah Trivett
March 5, 1875 (Age 51 years)
Death of a sisterMary Greene
May 13, 1877 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Mary Etta Michael
April 18, 1878 (Age 54 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 54 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 granddaughter
#7Nancy Fidella Trivett
August 16, 1879 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childEli Smith GreeneEmma Katherine GreeneView this family
about 1879 (Age 55 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#8Thursa Cornelia Michael
February 29, 1880 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Julia Lucinda Greene
March 23, 1880 (Age 56 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Lee GreeneEllen BrownView this family
about 1880 (Age 56 years)

Death of a sisterMartha Greene
January 2, 1880 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10S. Culby Greene
January 4, 1882 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11Linville S. Greene
April 2, 1882 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12Sarah E. Trivett
October 19, 1882 (Age 58 years)
Death of a grandsonLinville S. Greene
November 23, 1883 (Age 60 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#13Ada H. Greene
April 19, 1884 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a grandson
#14Richard Mansfield Greene
October 8, 1884 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Naomi Emeline Trivett
November 12, 1884 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16Joseph Lee Michael
March 28, 1885 (Age 61 years)
Death of a wifeNancy Watson
about 1885 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#17Amanda Blanche Greene
October 21, 1886 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18Amos Franklin Greene
November 25, 1886 (Age 63 years)
Death of a daughterMary E. Greene
December 30, 1886 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#19Sarah S. Greene
February 22, 1887 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#20Charles Walter Michael
April 3, 1887 (Age 63 years)

Birth of a grandson
#21William Greene
about 1887 (Age 63 years)

Marriage of a childBennette Ferguson GreeneRebecca Lucinda MillerView this family
June 29, 1887 (Age 63 years)

Death of a grandsonWilliam Greene
about 1887 (Age 63 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#22Lillian B. Greene
July 21, 1888 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Alexander GreeneJulia Emma WelchView this family
about 1888 (Age 64 years)

Death of a fatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Linville Harrison Greene
June 30, 1889 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#24Annie Sarah Michael
July 29, 1889 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#25Oliver L. Canie Greene
November 24, 1889 (Age 66 years)
Death about 1889 (Age 65 years)
Last change April 18, 201822:40:05

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1822
23 months
himself
16 months
younger brother
16 months
younger brother
18 months
younger brother
13 months
younger sister
Mary Greene
Birth: February 22, 1829 27 27Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 13, 1877Wichita, Texas, United States
13 months
younger sister
Martha Greene
Birth: April 4, 1830 28 28Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1880Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
younger brother
Solomon Greene Jr.
Birth: January 25, 1832 30 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 26, 1910Watauga, North Carolina, United States
17 months
younger sister
Nancy Calista Greene
Birth: June 14, 1833 32 31Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 17, 1900Watauga, North Carolina, United States
23 months
younger sister
Camilla C Greene
Birth: May 13, 1835 34 33Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 23, 1917Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
younger brother
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
younger brother
Ferguson Greene
Birth: June 10, 1838 37 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1890
22 months
younger brother
David Isaac Greene
Birth: April 3, 1840 38 38Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 16, 1912
2 years
younger sister
Sarah Adeline Greene
Birth: April 27, 1842 41 40Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 25, 1920Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Father’s family with Mary Ann Sherrill - View this family
father
step-mother
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
half-brother
Thomas R Greene
Birth: January 2, 1847 45 34Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 21, 1926Stony Fork, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Family with Nancy Watson - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1849
14 months
daughter
2 years
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
son
5 years
son
4 years
son

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