The Shemwell Family

Joseph B FrostAge: 79 years18291908

Joseph B Frost
Given names
Joseph B
Birth January 20, 1829 31 27
Birth of a sisterMary Adaline Frost
November 17, 1830 (Age 21 months)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Jane Frost
June 12, 1832 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 2 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Birth of a sisterRhoda P Frost
February 23, 1834 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherSevier White Frost
September 12, 1835 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 6 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 -
Birth of a brotherWhite Frost
June 13, 1837 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherSnow Frost
March 7, 1839 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherWinter Frost
January 16, 1841 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherYoung Brigham Frost
October 29, 1842 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Clay Frost
July 13, 1844 (Age 15 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Clay Frost
December 12, 1844 (Age 15 years)
MarriageMary Jane HickeyView this family
January 12, 1847 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a brotherHiram Joseph Frost
November 27, 1847 (Age 18 years)
MarriageEliza J AndersonView this family
February 5, 1848 (Age 19 years)
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 -
MarriageDeborah AcordView this family
September 9, 1849 (Age 20 years)

Death of a fatherElijah Frost
June 30, 1850 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1Elijah M Frost
July 1850 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2Joseph Hiram Frost
April 26, 1852 (Age 23 years)
Death of a brotherHiram Joseph Frost
December 2, 1852 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Mahala Jane Frost
March 12, 1854 (Age 25 years)
Death of a brotherMicajah Frost
February 15, 1855 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Emelia A “Emily” Frost
November 15, 1856 (Age 27 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
#5John W Frost
about 1859 (Age 29 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Ann Frost
March 18, 1860 (Age 31 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6Sarah Frances Frost
March 15, 1861 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#7Thomas J Frost
December 1863 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 32 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 -
Birth of a son
#8Jackson Lee Frost
about 1866 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 37 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 37 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 39 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#9Deborah Verena Frost
September 9, 1873 (Age 44 years)
Death of a motherAmelia Lonesome Patterson
September 14, 1876 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 48 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death of a brotherSevier White Frost
August 9, 1881 (Age 52 years)
Death of a daughterMahala Jane Frost
January 29, 1882 (Age 53 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam English Frost
June 19, 1889 (Age 60 years)
Death of a brotherMathew Frost
about 1892 (Age 62 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 69 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 of a sisterRhoda P Frost
about 1899 (Age 69 years)

Death of a brotherElijah Frost II
November 28, 1904 (Age 75 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Jane Frost
July 12, 1905 (Age 76 years)
Death of a brotherWhite Frost
January 21, 1908 (Age 79 years)
Death April 6, 1908 (Age 79 years)
Last change January 3, 201903:24:51

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 26, 1818Anderson, Tennessee, United States
4 months
elder brother
19 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
Thomas Simpson Frost
Birth: March 17, 1824 26 22White, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 11, 1911Ash, Barry, Missouri, United States
18 months
elder brother
18 months
elder sister
22 months
22 months
younger sister
19 months
younger sister
20 months
younger sister
19 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
White Frost
Birth: June 13, 1837 39 36Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 21, 1908White, Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
Young Brigham Frost
Birth: October 29, 1842 44 41Tennessee, United States
Death: about 1911Barry, Missouri, United States
20 months
younger sister
Sarah Clay Frost
Birth: July 13, 1844 46 43Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 12, 1844Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger brother
Hiram Joseph Frost
Birth: November 27, 1847 49 46Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 2, 1852Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Family with Mary Jane Hickey - View this family
Marriage: January 12, 1847
Family with Eliza J Anderson - View this family
Marriage: February 5, 1848White, Tennessee, United States
Family with Deborah Acord - View this family
Marriage: September 9, 1849
11 months
Elijah M Frost
Birth: July 1850 21 17Iowa, United States
Death: February 19, 1923Humboldt, California, United States
22 months
Joseph Hiram Frost
Birth: April 26, 1852 23 19Sidney, Fremont, Iowa, United States
Death: September 6, 1939Seattle, King, Washington, United States
23 months
Mahala Jane Frost
Birth: March 12, 1854 25 21Iowa, United States
Death: January 29, 1882Turlock, Stanislaus, California, United States
3 years
Emelia A “Emily” Frost
Birth: November 15, 1856 27 24Nebraska, United States
Death: March 13, 1930Sacramento, California, United States
3 years
2 years
Sarah Frances Frost
Birth: March 15, 1861 32 28Nebraska, United States
Death: January 18, 1934Sacramento, California, United States
3 years
3 years
Jackson Lee Frost
Birth: about 1866 36 33Oregon, United States
Death: October 20, 1930Madera, California, United States
8 years
Deborah Verena Frost
Birth: September 9, 1873 44 41California, United States
Death: August 18, 1953Los Angeles, California, United States
George Washington Yocum + Deborah Acord - View this family
wife’s husband
George Washington Yocum
Birth: February 1842Kentucky, United States
Death: July 26, 1913Glenn, California, United States
Marriage: April 3, 1882Colusa, California, United States

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