The Shemwell Family

Martha GreeneAge: 49 years18301880

Name
Martha Greene
Given names
Martha
Surname
Greene
Married name
Martha Moody
Birth April 4, 1830 28 28
Birth of a brotherSolomon Greene Jr.
January 25, 1832 (Age 21 months)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 20 months)
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 3 years)
Birth of a sisterCamilla C Greene
May 13, 1835 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 5 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 6 years)
Birth of a brotherFerguson Greene
June 10, 1838 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid Isaac Greene
April 3, 1840 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Adeline Greene
April 27, 1842 (Age 12 years)
Death of a motherNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 13 years)
Not marriedLinville LandView this family
unknown

Marriage of a parentSolomon GreeneMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a half-sisterThursa M Greene
September 28, 1845 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-brotherThomas Rufus Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Clarissa Louvenia Greene
October 12, 1848 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWesley Sherrill Greene
November 9, 1848 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 15 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
MarriageHolden MoodyView this family
about 1850 (Age 19 years)

Birth of a half-sisterMargaret Ann Greene
September 2, 1850 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAdelaide Selina Greene
April 21, 1852 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Nancy C Moody
March 10, 1853 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a half-sisterCelia Greene
about 1854 (Age 23 years)
Death of a half-sisterCelia Greene
about 1854 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#3William G “Bud” Moody
January 1, 1855 (Age 24 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherIsaac “Flatty” Greene
February 18, 1855 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Mary Caroline Moody
December 8, 1855 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a half-sisterGreene
about 1855 (Age 24 years)
Death of a half-sisterGreene
about 1855 (Age 24 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary “Polly” Booth
June 8, 1855 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a half-sisterLydia Cornelia Greene
April 17, 1857 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#5George Washington Moody
January 1, 1859 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#6Abner Bennett Moody
December 20, 1859 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 26 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
#7Ferguson Greenlee Moody
June 1, 1861 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Sarah Alice Moody
June 8, 1864 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 30 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
#9Solomon Finley Moody
December 11, 1866 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 36 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 36 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 38 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 daughter
#10Lora Emma Moody
January 30, 1876 (Age 45 years)
Death of a sisterMary Greene
May 13, 1877 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 47 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 daughterLora Emma Moody
January 2, 1880 (on the date of death)
Death January 2, 1880 (Age 49 years)
Last change November 27, 201906:05:26

by: Brian 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
elder sister
13 months
herself
22 months
younger brother
17 months
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
22 months
younger brother
15 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Mary Ann Sherrill - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: January 2, 1845
9 months
half-sister
Thursa M Greene
Birth: September 28, 1845 44 33Ashe, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 29, 1899Watauga, North Carolina, United States
15 months
half-brother
Thomas Rufus Greene
Birth: January 2, 1847 45 34Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 21, 1926Stony Fork, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
half-brother
Wesley Sherrill Greene
Birth: November 9, 1848 47 36Ashe, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 23, 1931Kings Creek, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
22 months
half-sister
Margaret Ann Greene
Birth: September 2, 1850 49 38Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 11, 1918Center, Hendricks, Indiana, United States
20 months
half-sister
Adelaide Selina Greene
Birth: April 21, 1852 51 39Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 7, 1896Danville, Hendricks, Indiana, United States
3 years
half-sister
Celia Greene
Birth: about 1854 52 41Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1854Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
half-sister
Greene
Birth: about 1855 53 42Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1855Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
half-sister
Lydia Cornelia Greene
Birth: April 17, 1857 56 44Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 21, 1941Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, United States
Family with Linville Land - View this family
partner
Linville Land
Birth: July 27, 1822Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 4, 1884Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
herself
Not married:
daughter
Clarissa Louvenia Greene
Birth: October 12, 1848 26 18Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 6, 1937Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Family with Holden Moody - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1850
3 years
daughter
Nancy C Moody
Birth: March 10, 1853 27 22Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 25, 1913Damascus, Washington, Virginia, United States
22 months
son
William G “Bud” Moody
Birth: January 1, 1855 29 24Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 28, 1914Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
11 months
daughter
Mary Caroline Moody
Birth: December 8, 1855 30 25Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 16, 1929Vilas, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
George Washington Moody
Birth: January 1, 1859 33 28Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 13, 1930Blowing Rock, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
1 year
son
Abner Bennett Moody
Birth: December 20, 1859 34 29Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 13, 1945Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
17 months
son
Ferguson Greenlee Moody
Birth: June 1, 1861 36 31Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 16, 1887Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
daughter
Sarah Alice Moody
Birth: June 8, 1864 39 34Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 15, 1927Blue Ridge, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
Solomon Finley Moody
Birth: December 11, 1866 41 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 23, 1951Vilas, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 years
daughter
Lora Emma Moody
Birth: January 30, 1876 50 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1880Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Holden Moody + Amanda L Presnell - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Amanda L Presnell
Birth: November 13, 1840North Carolina, United States
Death: November 11, 1889Vilas, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: February 1883

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