The Shemwell Family

Etta ShemwellAge: 30 years18701901

Name
Etta Shemwell
Given names
Etta
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Etta McCrary
Birth June 30, 1870 40 32
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Hiram Thompson
July 23, 1872 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a sisterSara Frances Shemwell
September 11, 1872 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice Shemwell
August 1874 (Age 4 years)
Death of a sisterSara Frances Shemwell
September 13, 1875 (Age 5 years)
Burial of a sisterSara Frances Shemwell
after September 13, 1875 (Age 5 years)
Cemetery: Shemwell Cemetery
Birth of a brotherHarold Shemwell
August 17, 1876 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a sisterMary “May” Shemwell
April 12, 1877 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 4, 1880 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherOdell Shemwell
August 5, 1880 (Age 10 years)
Death of a fatherDr. Obediah Marcellus Shemwell
October 25, 1880 (Age 10 years)
MarriageTheodore Earl McCraryView this family
February 21, 1894 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1Theodore Earl “Teddy” McCrary Jr.
estimated October 15, 1897 (Age 27 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 27 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 sonTheodore Earl “Teddy” McCrary Jr.
April 15, 1899 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Helen McCrary
July 20, 1900 (Age 30 years)
Death January 2, 1901 (Age 30 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Lexington City Cemetery
Last change November 30, 202113:13:47

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 7, 1857Davidson, North Carolina, United States
11 months
elder brother
16 months
elder sister
Mary Louisa Shemwell
Birth: July 14, 1859 29 21Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 7, 1860Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
17 months
elder brother
William Whitehead Shemwell
Birth: December 2, 1860 30 22Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 26, 1861Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
23 months
elder brother
Edward Marcellus Shemwell
Birth: October 28, 1862 32 24Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 13, 1864Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
22 months
elder sister
Cora B Shemwell
Birth: August 21, 1864 34 26Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 7, 1950Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States
2 years
elder brother
Frederick Shemwell
Birth: October 13, 1866 36 28Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 23, 1867
17 months
elder sister
Della Shemwell
Birth: March 17, 1868 38 29North Carolina, United States
Death: April 7, 1923Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
2 years
herself
Etta Shemwell
Birth: June 30, 1870 40 32Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1901Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger sister
Sara Frances Shemwell
Birth: September 11, 1872 42 34Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 13, 1875Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger sister
Alice Shemwell
Birth: August 1874 44 36North Carolina, United States
Death: 1946Richmond, Virginia, United States
2 years
younger brother
Harold Shemwell
Birth: August 17, 1876 46 38Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1936Washington, District of Columbia, United States
8 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Odell Shemwell
Birth: August 5, 1880 50 42Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 13, 1904Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Family with Theodore Earl McCrary - View this family
husband
herself
Etta Shemwell
Birth: June 30, 1870 40 32Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 2, 1901Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: February 21, 1894Davidson, North Carolina, United States
4 years
son
3 years
daughter
Helen McCrary
Birth: July 20, 1900 33 30North Carolina, United States
Death: July 20, 1989Burlington, Alamance, North Carolina, United States
Theodore Earl McCrary + Ida Jordan Beeson - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: June 11, 1908Morehead, Guilford, North Carolina, United States

Etta Shemwell has 32 first cousins recorded

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Dr. Obediah Marcellus Shemwell - Household

Tyro, Davidson, NC

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
O M ShemwellWM49headMMedical DoctorNCNC
Sarah ShemwellWF42wifeMKeeping houseNCNCNC
Baxter ShemwellWM22sonMAt SchoolNCNCNC
Cora ShemwellWF15daughterSAt SchoolNCNCNC
Della ShemwellWF12daughterSAt SchoolNCNCNC
Etta ShemwellWF10daughterSAt SchoolNCNCNC
Alice ShemwellWF6daughterSNCNCNC
Harold ShemwellWM4sonSNCNCNC
Mary ShemwellWF2daughterSNCNCNC
Bid ShikesBF16servantNCNCNC
Bab IvensBM18servantNCNCNC
James HountBM22servantNCNCNC
Lizzie WaltBF17servantNCNCNC

Note: At school