The Shemwell Family

Sarah Adeline GreeneAge: 77 years18421920

Name
Sarah Adeline Greene
Given names
Sarah Adeline
Surname
Greene
Married name
Sarah Adeline Ragan
Birth April 27, 1842 41 40
Death of a motherNancy Mary Hodges
about 1844 (Age 20 months)
Marriage of a parentSolomon GreeneMary Ann SherrillView this family
January 2, 1845 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a half-sisterThursa M Greene
September 28, 1845 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a half-brotherThomas Rufus Greene
January 2, 1847 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWesley Sherrill Greene
November 9, 1848 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 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 half-sisterMargaret Ann Greene
September 2, 1850 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterAdelaide Selina Greene
April 21, 1852 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-sisterCelia Greene
about 1854 (Age 11 years)
Death of a half-sisterCelia Greene
about 1854 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-sisterGreene
about 1855 (Age 12 years)
Death of a half-sisterGreene
about 1855 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherIsaac “Flatty” Greene
February 18, 1855 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary “Polly” Booth
June 8, 1855 (Age 13 years)
MarriageJohn William RaganView this family
about 1857 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a half-sisterLydia Cornelia Greene
April 17, 1857 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a son
#1Jesse Smith Ragan
March 2, 1858 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 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 daughter
#2Nancy Malinda Ragan
March 27, 1861 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#3Wade Hampton Ragan
March 2, 1863 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 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 24 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 24 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 26 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 of a sisterMary Greene
May 13, 1877 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 35 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 sisterMartha Greene
January 2, 1880 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Conley Greene
about 1889 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherFerguson Greene
about 1890 (Age 47 years)

Death of a brotherLarkin Greene
June 10, 1895 (Age 53 years)
Death of a half-sisterAdelaide Selina Greene
April 7, 1896 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 55 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a husbandJohn William Ragan
November 2, 1899 (Age 57 years)
Death of a half-sisterThursa M Greene
November 29, 1899 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherBartlett Greene
about 1900 (Age 57 years)

Death of a sisterNancy Calista Greene
October 17, 1900 (Age 58 years)
Death of a brotherSolomon Greene Jr.
March 26, 1910 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherDavid Isaac Greene
March 16, 1912 (Age 69 years)

Death of a brotherSmith Patrick Greene
January 11, 1915 (Age 72 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 72 years)
Burial of a brotherJohn Riley Greene
January 14, 1915 (Age 72 years)
Cemetery: John Riley Greene Cemetery
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 73 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a sisterCamilla C Greene
February 23, 1917 (Age 74 years)
Death of a half-sisterMargaret Ann Greene
May 11, 1918 (Age 76 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 74 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 75 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death April 25, 1920 (Age 77 years)
Last change May 10, 202018:25:29

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
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
17 months
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
15 months
elder brother
22 months
elder brother
2 years
herself
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 John William Ragan - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1857
14 months
son
Jesse Smith Ragan
Birth: March 2, 1858 23 15Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 28, 1929North Wilkesboro, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
3 years
daughter
Nancy Malinda Ragan
Birth: March 27, 1861 27 18Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 11, 1951Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
23 months
son
Wade Hampton Ragan
Birth: March 2, 1863 28 20Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 30, 1946Bald Mountain, Watauga, North Carolina, United States

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