The Shemwell Family

Thomas Smith KennerlyAge: 67 years18451913

Thomas Smith Kennerly
Given names
Thomas Smith
Birth December 15, 1845
MarriageElizabeth Belle JenkinsonView this family

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 17 days)
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 -
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 15 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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 21 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 21 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 23 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 -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 32 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a daughter
#1Eula Susan Kennerly
July 28, 1895 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Faye Thomas Kennerly
June 6, 1898 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 52 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 February 7, 1913 (Age 67 years)
Last change November 25, 201713:37:18

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Elizabeth Belle Jenkinson - View this family
Eula Susan Kennerly
Birth: July 28, 1895 49 31Kentucky, United States
Death: Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
Faye Thomas Kennerly
Birth: June 6, 1898 52 34Logan, Kentucky, United States
Death: 1945Murray, Calloway, Kentucky, United States

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