The Shemwell Family

Nancy Calista GreeneAge: 67 years18331900

Nancy Calista Greene
Given names
Nancy Calista
Married name
Nancy Calista Ragan
Birth June 14, 1833 32 31
Birth of a sisterCamilla C Greene
May 13, 1835 (Age 22 months)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 2 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 -
Birth of a brotherSmith Patrick Greene
March 10, 1837 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherFerguson Greene
June 10, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherDavid Isaac Greene
April 3, 1840 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Adeline Greene
April 27, 1842 (Age 8 years)
Death of a motherNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentSolomon GreeneMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a half-brotherThomas R Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 12 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 -
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 23 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 27 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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 33 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 33 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 35 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 -
Death of a sisterMary Greene
May 13, 1877 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 44 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a sisterMartha Greene
January 2, 1880 (Age 46 years)
Death of a fatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 55 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Conley “Conley Bill” Greene
about 1889 (Age 55 years)
Death of a brotherFerguson Greene
about 1890 (Age 56 years)

Death of a brotherLarkin Greene
June 10, 1895 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 64 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 -
Death of a brotherBartlett Greene
about 1900 (Age 66 years)

Death October 17, 1900 (Age 67 years)
Last change May 19, 201603:42:26

by: Brian Shemwell
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Marriage: about 1822
23 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
13 months
elder sister
Mary Greene
Birth: February 22, 1829 27 27Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 13, 1877Wichita, Texas, United States
13 months
elder sister
Martha Greene
Birth: April 4, 1830 28 28Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1880Watauga, North Carolina, United States
22 months
elder brother
Solomon Greene Jr.
Birth: January 25, 1832 30 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 26, 1910Watauga, North Carolina, United States
17 months
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
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
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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