The Shemwell Family

Elizabeth Jane FrostAge: 73 years18321905

Name
Elizabeth Jane Frost
Given names
Elizabeth Jane
Surname
Frost
Married name
Elizabeth Jane Baker
Married name
Elizabeth Jane Gibson
Married name
Elizabeth Jane Wolcott
Birth June 12, 1832 34 31
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholera_outbreaks_and_pandemics
Birth of a sisterRhoda P Frost
February 23, 1834 (Age 20 months)
Birth of a brotherSevier Frost
September 12, 1835 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 3 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Revolution
Birth of a brotherWhite Frost
June 13, 1837 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherSnow Frost
March 7, 1839 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherWinter Frost
January 16, 1841 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherYoung Brigham Frost
October 29, 1842 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Clay Frost
July 13, 1844 (Age 12 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Clay Frost
December 12, 1844 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherHiram Joseph Frost
November 27, 1847 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 13 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a fatherElijah Frost Sr.
June 30, 1850 (Age 18 years)
Census October 24, 1850 (Age 18 years)
Death of a brotherHiram Joseph Frost
December 2, 1852 (Age 20 years)
MarriageMathias “Mathew” BakerView this family
April 21, 1853 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary A Baker
about 1854 (Age 21 years)
Death of a brotherMicajah Frost
February 15, 1855 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#2William Cullum “Bill” Baker
May 24, 1855 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 24 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a son
#3James W Baker
about 1859 (Age 26 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Ann Frost
March 18, 1860 (Age 27 years)

Census June 29, 1860 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#4John Bell Baker
October 26, 1860 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#5Felix G Baker
about 1863 (Age 30 years)
Death of a husbandMathias “Mathew” Baker
February 4, 1865 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Emelia J Baker
April 7, 1865 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 28 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
MarriagePvt Jeremiah “Jerry” GibsonView this family
about 1866 (Age 33 years)

Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 34 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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 34 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a son
#7Raymond Sevier Gibson
February 22, 1868 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#8Thomas Young Gibson Sr.
February 4, 1869 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 36 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Census July 19, 1870 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9Alice Lee Gibson
November 17, 1870 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10Hattie Gibson
October 23, 1873 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherAmelia Lonesome “Millie” Patterson
September 14, 1876 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 45 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Marriage of a childWilliam Cullum “Bill” BakerMartha Evelyn “Mattie” SnodgrassView this family
before 1880 (Age 47 years)

MarriageEdwin O “Edward” WolcottView this family
about 1880 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1Elizabeth Jane Baker
January 31, 1880 (Age 47 years)
Census June 8, 1880 (Age 47 years)
Death of a brotherSevier Frost
August 9, 1881 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2William Thomas Baker
December 21, 1882 (Age 50 years)
Death of a daughterEmelia J Baker
September 28, 1884 (Age 52 years)

Death of a sonWilliam Cullum “Bill” Baker
November 28, 1884 (Age 52 years)
Cause: Stabbed by Robert O'Reilly
Death of a brotherWilliam English Frost
June 19, 1889 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherMathew Frost
June 26, 1890 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childSanford Johnson IngramHattie GibsonView this family
February 25, 1894 (Age 61 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Steven Woods Jenkins
January 22, 1896 (Age 63 years)
Marriage of a childFrederick Richard MayAlice Lee GibsonView this family
January 30, 1896 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Roberta Lee May
January 18, 1897 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 65 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
Marriage of a childRaymond Sevier GibsonIda May CrockettView this family
July 2, 1899 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Raymond Gibson Jenkins Sr.
August 20, 1899 (Age 67 years)
Death of a sisterRhoda P Frost
about 1899 (Age 66 years)

Birth of a grandson
#6Alfred Baker Gibson
about 1900 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Alice Lee Ingram
January 7, 1900 (Age 67 years)
Census June 1, 1900 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Robert Burdette Gibson
May 31, 1901 (Age 68 years)
Death of a granddaughterAlice Lee Ingram
August 27, 1901 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Raymond Gibson May
August 17, 1902 (Age 70 years)
Marriage of a childThomas Young Gibson Sr.Ovie Winter DavisView this family
May 18, 1904 (Age 71 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Elizabeth Jane “Betty” May
June 22, 1904 (Age 72 years)
Death of a brotherElijah Frost II
November 28, 1904 (Age 72 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11Richard Thomas Gibson
February 3, 1905 (Age 72 years)
Death July 12, 1905 (Age 73 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Crossville City Cemetery
Last change January 31, 202316:54:23

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
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
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
19 months
herself
20 months
younger sister
19 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
White FrostWhite Frost
Birth: June 13, 1837 39 36White, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 22, 1908Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
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 Mathias “Mathew” Baker - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: April 21, 1853White, Tennessee, United States
20 months
daughter
Mary A Baker
Birth: about 1854 25 21Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
17 months
son
William Cullum “Bill” Baker
Birth: May 24, 1855 26 22Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 28, 1884Jellico, Campbell, Tennessee, United States
5 years
son
22 months
son
John Bell Baker
Birth: October 26, 1860 32 28Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 7, 1927Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
son
Felix G Baker
Birth: about 1863 34 30Tennessee, United States
Death: April 5, 1918Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States
2 years
daughter
Emelia J Baker
Birth: April 7, 1865 36 32Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 28, 1884
Family with Pvt Jeremiah “Jerry” Gibson - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1866
2 years
son
Raymond Sevier Gibson
Birth: February 22, 1868 23 35Tennessee, United States
Death: December 17, 1932Minden, Webster, Louisiana, United States
11 months
son
Thomas Young Gibson Sr.
Birth: February 4, 1869 24 36Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 10, 1950Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
21 months
daughter
Alice Lee Gibson
Birth: November 17, 1870 26 38Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 28, 1964Los Angeles, California, United States
3 years
daughter
Family with Edwin O “Edward” Wolcott - View this family
husband
Edwin O “Edward” Wolcott
Birth: March 28, 1841New York, United States
Death: February 9, 1917Rockwood, Roane, Tennessee, United States
herself
Marriage: about 1880

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