The Shemwell Family

Ann ShemwellAge: 86 years18021889

Name
Ann Shemwell
Given names
Ann
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Ann Holland
Birth September 22, 1802 27 27
Note: Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, USA ?
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 3 months)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louisiana_Purchase
Birth of a brotherJohn Patrick Shemwell
1806 (Age 3 years)
Note: Name: John Patrick Shemwell
Death of a motherBarbara Suit
before 1808 (Age 5 years)
Marriage of a parentJames Shemwell Jr.Elizabeth “Betsey” AshbournView this family
March 4, 1809 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell
October 19, 1810 (Age 8 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Jane Higgs
1810 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a half-sisterLucinda Ashbourn Shemwell
May 5, 1815 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 9 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_1812
MarriageJeremiah O “Jerry” HollandView this family
December 23, 1824 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Elizabeth Holland
August 2, 1827 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2Nathaniel Walker Holland
April 4, 1828 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3John Wesley Holland
March 12, 1830 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherJames Shemwell Jr.
July 10, 1831 (Age 28 years)
Note: James may have passed prior to 1831. Elizabeth is listed as head of the household in the 1830 US Federal Census in Todd, Kentucky, United States. This census was taken June 1, 1830 - August 1, 1830.
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 29 years)
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 son
#4Allen Samuel Holland
1833 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Armelda Ann Holland
December 1834 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 33 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 son
#6George Martin Holland
August 8, 1837 (Age 34 years)
Address: Kentucky, USA ?
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Cynthia Ann Harris
June 17, 1841 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childLemuel W HarrisMary Elizabeth HollandView this family
1842 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#2Mary Ellen Harris
September 12, 1844 (Age 41 years)
Marriage of a childNathaniel Walker HollandAgnes Ellen WimpeyView this family
December 10, 1845 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Nancy Elizabeth Holland
February 20, 1847 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Taylor E Harris
January 1, 1848 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Roresta Margaret Holland
April 5, 1848 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 43 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
Birth of a grandson
#6Joel N Harris
January 20, 1849 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Wesley HollandAnna Lucas Walker HunterView this family
July 12, 1849 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Amanda Holland
June 20, 1850 (Age 47 years)
Census September 27, 1850 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8John Walker Holland
October 25, 1850 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9John Fletcher Harris
December 28, 1850 (Age 48 years)
Census 1850 (Age 47 years)
Address: Dist. 2
Marriage of a childCapt. James Harvey HudspethArmelda Ann HollandView this family
February 20, 1851 (Age 48 years)
Marriage of a childAllen Samuel HollandMary Jane NeallView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 9, 1851 (Age 49 years)
Death of a granddaughterAmanda Holland
1851 (Age 48 years)

Birth of a grandson
#10George Samuel Holland
February 13, 1852 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Emaline Permelia Holland
May 12, 1852 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12Nancy A “Nannie” Harris
January 14, 1853 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Henry C Harris
February 25, 1853 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#14Rebecca E Holland
June 20, 1853 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#15Maluva Paralee “Lulu” Holland
April 18, 1854 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16Joseph C Hudspeth
September 13, 1854 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childAllen Samuel HollandLucy Elizabeth MasonView this family
September 23, 1855 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#17Roxanna Rosalie Holland
about 1856 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18James Samuel Hudspeth
March 5, 1856 (Age 53 years)
Note: or March 6, 1856
Birth of a grandson
#19John W Holland
May 12, 1857 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#20Alice W “Ellen” Holland
about 1858 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Martin HollandEmily PhillipsView this family
March 15, 1858 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#21Susan Ellen Holland
May 15, 1858 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#22Annie Elizabeth Holland
December 6, 1858 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Jeremiah Edward “Jerry” Holland
February 19, 1859 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#24Bascomb Lee Harris
March 6, 1859 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#25Aferetta C Holland
about 1859 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#26Georgella W “Ella” Holland
October 9, 1859 (Age 57 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 54 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Census June 26, 1860 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#27Jerry Crittenden Harris
September 29, 1861 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#28Lilian Bell “Lillie” Holland
February 16, 1862 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#29Mary C “Molly” Holland
June 3, 1862 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#30Harvey Holland
about 1863 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#31Arenia Elizabeth “Rena” Harris
October 6, 1864 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#32Martha E “Mattie” Holland
1864 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 58 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
Birth of a grandson
#33Matthew William Harris
August 11, 1866 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#34George Thomas Holland
October 28, 1866 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#35Robert Holland
1866 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#36Georgie A Holland
1866 (Age 63 years)

Birth of a grandson
#37Jerimiah “Jerry” Holland
April 18, 1867 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 64 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 64 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a grandson
#38Franklin H Holland
September 14, 1868 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Patrick Shemwell
July 1869 (Age 66 years)
Cause: Inflammation of bowels
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 66 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 25, 1870 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Shemwell
after July 1870 (Age 67 years)
Birth of a grandson
#39James S Holland
December 1870 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#40Hattie Belle Holland
March 4, 1872 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#41Samuel L Holland
November 26, 1873 (Age 71 years)
Death of a sisterMary “Polly” Shemwell
March 18, 1876 (Age 73 years)
Marriage of a childNathaniel Walker HollandSarah M “Sally” CrossView this family
May 14, 1878 (Age 75 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 75 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a grandson
#42Kirby S Holland
about 1879 (Age 76 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#43Barbara Agnes Holland
January 30, 1880 (Age 77 years)
Death of a half-brotherJames Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell
November 4, 1880 (Age 78 years)
Burial of a half-brotherJames Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell
1880 (Age 77 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Census June 9, 1880 (Age 77 years)
Birth of a grandson
#44Xelpho Brown Holland
March 26, 1882 (Age 79 years)
Death of a grandsonTaylor E Harris
October 9, 1884 (Age 82 years)
Death of a granddaughterSusan Ellen Holland
November 25, 1886 (Age 84 years)
Cause: Complications of Diseases
Death of a husbandJeremiah O “Jerry” Holland
June 17, 1888 (Age 85 years)
Burial of a husbandJeremiah O “Jerry” Holland
1888 (Age 85 years)
Cemetery: Patoka Cemetery
Death April 6, 1889 (Age 86 years)
Burial after April 6, 1889
Cemetery: Patoka Cemetery
Last change August 13, 201911:31:17

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 7, 1797Granville, North Carolina, United States
2 years
elder sister
16 months
elder brother
3 years
herself
4 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: March 4, 1809Logan, Kentucky, United States
20 months
half-brother
5 years
half-sister
Family with Jeremiah O “Jerry” Holland - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 23, 1824Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
daughter
8 months
son
23 months
son
4 years
son
2 years
daughter
3 years
son

Ann Shemwell has 48 first cousins recorded

Father's family (45)

Parents John “Jack” Parham Jr. + Mary “Molly” Shemwell
1Rebecca Parham17931884
2Johnson Parham17941846
3Shemwell Parham17961880
4Allen Parham17981871
Parents Zachariah Shemwell + Susan Jemimah Whatley
1Jemima Shemwell18141857
2John Paul Shemwell18151880
3Maletha Shemwell18181894
4Joseph Shemwell18221847
Parents Zachariah Shemwell + Mary Suit
1Thomas W Shemwell18001877
Parents Joseph Hudspeth + Anna Margaret Shemwell
Parents Osborn McGehee + Sarah Rebecca Shemwell
1Anna McGehee17981884
2John McGehee18001875
4Nancy McGehee18121908
Parents Samuel J Shemwell + Jane “Jenny” Dickerson
1James G Shemwell17981849
3Nancy Shemwell18001855
5Samuel Shemwell18091881
8William G Shemwell18191884
Parents Samuel Kittrell + Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell
3Solomon Kittrell18071872
4Joseph Kittrell18091840
5Samuel B Kittrell18201854
Parents Joseph M Shemwell + Mariam Jones “Milly” Whatley
8Mary Ann Shemwell18261890
Birth
Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, USA ?
Census1850 United States - Census transcript - Jeremiah Holland - Household

Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
Jeremiah Hollandhead45MWVA
Anna Hollandwife47FWNC
Allen S Hollandson17MWFarmerKY
Armelda Hollanddaughter15FWKY
George M Hollandson13MWKY

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Jeremiah Holland - Household

Logan, Kentucky

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
Jeremiah Hollandhead55MWGrocer?KY
Anne Hollandwife57FWNC
Mary Justice18FWTN

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Jeremiah Holland - Household

Marion, Illinois

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Holland, Jeremiahhead66MWFarmerVAY
Holland, Annawife67FWKeeping HouseNCY
Holland, Allen Sson37MWNC
Holland, Elizabethdaughter in law33FWNC
Holland, John Wgrandson14MWNC
Holland, Annagranddaughter12FWNC
Holland, Ellengranddaughter10FWNC
Holland, Marygranddaughter8FWNC
Holland, Marthagranddaughter6FWNC
Holland, Robertgrandson4MWNC
Holland, Jerimiahgrandson2MWNC

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - William Burton Armstrong - Household

Patoka, Marion, Illinois

NameColorSexAgeMonRelationCondMYOccupationUnEmSickBlindDDIdioticInsaneDisabledSchoolReadWriteBPFBPMBP
Armstrong, B WWM23headMYFarmerILILTN
Armstrong, Annie EWF21wifeMYKeeping HouseKYKYKY
Holland, JeremiahWM76wife's grandfatherMFarmerVAVAVA
Holland, AnnieWF77wife's grandmotherMFarmerNCNCNC