The Shemwell Family

Jason RushinAge: 62 years17931855

Jason Rushin
Given names
Birth 1793
MarriageFrancis Auridel “Franky” JordanView this family

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
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The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 10 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
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War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 19 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#1Amelia Rushin
calculated 1819 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Rebecca Ann Rushin
April 12, 1822 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 39 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 42 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 -
Marriage of a childJoseph KittrellRebecca Ann RushinView this family
about 1836 (Age 43 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1Mary Ann “Polly” Kittrell
March 1, 1837 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2William Kittrell
calculated 1838 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Marion Kittrell
calculated 1839 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Lucinda Kittrell
calculated 1840 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childJames BrannumRebecca Ann RushinView this family
Type: Civil marriage
January 2, 1842 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Eleanor Kittrell
calculated 1843 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Lemuel Kittrell
calculated 1843 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Emalissa Kittrell
January 10, 1847 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 53 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#8Daniel Rushin Kittrell
February 2, 1849 (Age 56 years)
Death of a wifeFrancis Auridel “Franky” Jordan
1850 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Samuel Blake Kittrell
calculated 1851 (Age 58 years)
Death of a daughterAmelia Rushin
December 18, 1854 (Age 61 years)
Death 1855 (Age 62 years)
Last change November 30, 201615:19:35

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Francis Auridel “Franky” Jordan - View this family
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