The Shemwell Family

William Charles NealAge: 32 years18291862

William Charles Neal
Given names
William Charles
Birth December 1829
Birth of a son
#1Charles Graham Neal

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 2 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
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 -
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 -
MarriageLucinda A HallView this family
June 5, 1851 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2John Edward Neal
March 30, 1852 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3William Henry Neal
1854 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#4Joseph Neal
1855 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#5James Thomas Neal
March 1856 (Age 26 years)
Death of a sonJoseph Neal
October 1857 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Delilah Belle “Lila” Neal
October 2, 1858 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 27 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Birth of a son
#7Rev. Virgil Crittenden Neal
September 4, 1862 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 31 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 -
Death about 1862 (Age 32 years)
Note: Alternate death date - after 1900
Last change February 24, 201809:54:26

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: June 5, 1851Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
2 years
Joseph Neal
Birth: 1855 25 25Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: October 1857Todd, Kentucky, United States
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3 years
4 years

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Alternate death date - after 1900