The Shemwell Family

Mary GreeneAge: 48 years18291877

Name
Mary Greene
Given names
Mary
Surname
Greene
Married name
Mary Miller
Birth February 22, 1829 27 27
Birth of a sisterMartha Greene
April 4, 1830 (Age 13 months)
Birth of a brotherSolomon Greene Jr.
January 25, 1832 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 2 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 4 years)
Birth of a sisterCamilla C Greene
May 13, 1835 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 6 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 8 years)
Birth of a brotherFerguson Greene
June 10, 1838 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid Isaac Greene
April 3, 1840 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Adeline Greene
April 27, 1842 (Age 13 years)
Death of a motherNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 14 years)
Marriage of a parentSolomon GreeneMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 15 years)

Birth of a half-brotherThomas R Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 16 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 27 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 32 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 37 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 37 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 39 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 May 13, 1877 (Age 48 years)
Last change March 15, 201713:38:16

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1822
23 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
13 months
herself
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

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