The Shemwell Family

Miranda E PidcockAge: 36 years18631900

Miranda E Pidcock
Given names
Miranda E
Married name
Miranda E Hill
Birth December 22, 1863 30 29
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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 3 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 3 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Patrick Shemwell
July 1869 (Age 5 years)
Cause: Inflammation of bowels
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 5 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 -
Census August 24, 1870 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterMildred “Hettie” Pidcock
1872 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn William Pidcock
July 25, 1877 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 14 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 7, 1880 (Age 16 years)
MarriageJohn Q HillView this family
calculated 1896 (Age 32 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Lottie H Hill
October 1896 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#2Hubert P Hill
January 14, 1898 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 34 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 sonHubert P Hill
October 14, 1898 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#3Lucien Egbert Hill
January 16, 1899 (Age 35 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Pidcock
before 1900 (Age 36 years)

Census June 14, 1900 (Age 36 years)
Death October 4, 1900 (Age 36 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Riverside Baptist Church Cemetery
Last change August 13, 201817:35:52

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: April 23, 1856Todd, Kentucky, United States
20 months
elder brother
Horatio Pidcock
Birth: 1857 24 22Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
7 years
Miranda E Pidcock
Birth: December 22, 1863 30 29Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 4, 1900Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
-4 years
elder sister
Amanda E “Manda” Pidcock
Birth: October 8, 1859 26 25Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 7, 1929Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States
13 years
younger sister
Mildred “Hettie” Pidcock
Birth: 1872 39 37Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 16, 1943New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States
6 years
younger brother
John William Pidcock
Birth: July 25, 1877 44 43Paradise, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 26, 1964New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States
Family with John Q Hill - View this family
Miranda E Pidcock
Birth: December 22, 1863 30 29Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 4, 1900Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: calculated 1896
10 months
Lottie H Hill
Birth: October 1896 28 32Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
15 months
Hubert P Hill
Birth: January 14, 1898 29 34Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 14, 1898Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
1 year
Lucien Egbert Hill
Birth: January 16, 1899 30 35Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 30, 1936Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

Miranda E Pidcock has 54 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (46)

Parents John Franklin Driskill + Barbara Jane Shemwell
Parents John L Tabb + Martha Ellen Shemwell
1Thomas W Tabb18471906
3Mary Jane Tabb18521917
4John Riley Tabb18541945
5Joseph Warner Tabb18561933
6Susan E Tabb18591870
Parents William Pidcock + Nancy Isabella Shemwell
Parents John Franklin Driskill + Nancy Isabella Shemwell
Parents William Henry Shemwell + Elizabeth Jane Tomerlin
3Leroy J Shemwell18581906
4James H Shemwell18611906
7Mattie V Shemwell18741914
Parents Samuel Black Shemwell + Martha Jane “Mattie” Pidcock
3John L Shemwell18541917
6Samuel M Shemwell18611935
Parents John Patrick Shemwell Jr. + Mary Hester Sherrod
2Willie Shemwell18711875
3Etta Bell Shemwell18721942
Parents James Lewis Shemwell + Eliza Ann “Lizia” Latham