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Hezekiah McGinnisAge: 42 years17711813

Hezekiah McGinnis
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Birth about 1771 25

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 4 years)

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics -
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 4 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
MarriageElizabeth SmithView this family
December 17, 1794 (Age 23 years)
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 22 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a son
#1Hezekiah McGinnis
July 18, 1803 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 32 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 41 years)

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks -
Death May 18, 1813 (Age 42 years)
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Elizabeth Smith
Birth: April 14, 1772Culpeper, Virginia, United States
Death: January 8, 1832Warren, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: December 17, 1794Mercer, Kentucky, United States
9 years

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