The Shemwell Family

Hugh Lawrence McMillanAge: 31 years18621893

Name
Hugh Lawrence McMillan
Given names
Hugh Lawrence
Surname
McMillan
Birth November 14, 1862 44 39
Birth of a sisterEleanor Jane McMillan
April 9, 1865 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 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 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 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 June 1, 1870 (Age 7 years)
Death of a motherSarah Ann Nichols
November 21, 1878 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 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 14, 1880 (Age 17 years)
MarriageFrancis Emeline BramlettView this family
August 25, 1883 (Age 20 years)
Death of a fatherDaniel Gilbert McMillan
March 12, 1886 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1John G McMillan
July 15, 1887 (Age 24 years)
Death November 21, 1893 (Age 31 years)
Burial after November 21, 1893
Cemetery: Arlington Heights Cemetery
Last change January 11, 201810:38:46

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 14, 1843Stewart, Tennessee, United States
8 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
21 months
elder sister
Nancy Elizabeth McMillan
Birth: September 27, 1856 38 33Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 26, 1902Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
himself
Hugh Lawrence McMillan
Birth: November 14, 1862 44 39Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 21, 1893Houston, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger sister
Family with Francis Emeline Bramlett - View this family
himself
Hugh Lawrence McMillan
Birth: November 14, 1862 44 39Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 21, 1893Houston, Tennessee, United States
wife
Marriage: August 25, 1883Houston, Tennessee, United States
4 years
son
John G McMillan
Birth: July 15, 1887 24 20Houston, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 11, 1955Clarksville, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States

Hugh Lawrence McMillan has 5 first cousins recorded

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Daniel Gilbert McMillan - Household

Erin, Stewart, Tennessee, United States

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
Daniel McMillan57MWFarmerTN
Sallie McMillan46FWKeeping houseTN
John McMillan26MWFarm handTN
William McMillan23MWSchool teacherTN
Isaac McMillan21MWTN
Elizabeth McMillan15FWTN
Hugh McMillan7MWTN
Jane McMillan4FWTN
Hugh McMillan80MWNC
Barbery Rushing30FWTN
John Nichols44MWFarmerTN
Isaac Nichols40MWFarmerTN

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Daniel Gilbert McMillan - Household

Houston, Tennessee

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
McMillan, DanielWM61headWdFarmerTNNCNC
McMillan, J PWM36sonSFarmerTNTNTN
McMillan, N EWF24daughterSKeeping HouseTNTNTN
McMillan, E JWF15daughterSTNTNTN
McMillan, H LWM17sonSFarmerTNTNTN
Nickols, J BWM54brother in lawSFarmerTNTNTN
Nickols, G CWM57brother in lawSFarmerTNTNTN