The Shemwell Family

Ellender “Nellie” ShemwellAge: 69 years17801850

Name
Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell
Given names
Ellender
Surname
Shemwell
Married name
Ellender Kittrell
Nickname
Nellie
Birth September 12, 1780 53 25

Birth of a brotherJoseph M Shemwell
April 25, 1783 (Age 2 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Revolution
Death of a fatherJames Shemwell Sr.
February 18, 1797 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 12 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
MarriageSamuel KittrellView this family
December 30, 1800 (Age 20 years)
Note: Witness-Henry Yarborough
Birth of a daughter
#1Elizabeth H Kittrell
October 4, 1801 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 22 years)

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 son
#2Lemuel Carter Kittrell
March 16, 1805 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#3Solomon Kittrell
January 7, 1807 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#4Joseph Kittrell
1809 (Age 28 years)
Death of a motherMary Jane Higgs
1810 (Age 29 years)
Census 1810 (Age 29 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Clarke
after 1810 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 31 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherCapt. Zachariah Higgs
1816 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5Samuel B Kittrell
1820 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a childPennington PowerElizabeth H KittrellView this family
November 7, 1820 (Age 40 years)
Census 1820 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1John Wesley Power
September 6, 1821 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Eleanor Caroline Power
January 22, 1823 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Samuel H Power
July 12, 1824 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Naomi Emily Power
August 13, 1825 (Age 44 years)
Death of a grandsonSamuel H Power
1825 (Age 44 years)
Marriage of a childLemuel Carter KittrellElizabeth M WaughView this family
about 1826 (Age 45 years)

Death of a brotherZachariah Shemwell
1826 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Polly Ann Power
November 27, 1827 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Franklin Asbury Power
June 25, 1829 (Age 48 years)
Census 1830 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Elender Nelly Kittrell
calculated 1831 (Age 50 years)
Death of a brotherJames Shemwell Jr.
July 10, 1831 (Age 50 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.
Birth of a grandson
#8Jefferson Carroll Power
May 12, 1832 (Age 51 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 51 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 granddaughter
#9Martha Jo Power
February 21, 1833 (Age 52 years)
Death of a granddaughterMartha Jo Power
August 22, 1834 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Lucy Lemaline Power
calculated 1835 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#11William P Kittrell
calculated 1835 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 55 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 grandson
#12Isaac Kittrell
May 2, 1836 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#13Mary Ann “Polly” Kittrell
March 1, 1837 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#14Sara Emeline Power
April 27, 1837 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#15William Kittrell
calculated 1838 (Age 57 years)
Death of a husbandSamuel Kittrell
1838 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph M Shemwell
March 6, 1838 (Age 57 years)
Note: or Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Birth of a grandson
#16Andrew Pennington Power
July 5, 1839 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#17Mary Kittrell
calculated 1839 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#18Marion Kittrell
calculated 1839 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#19Lucinda Kittrell
calculated 1840 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sonJoseph Kittrell
1840 (Age 59 years)
Address: Present day Butler Co.
Birth of a granddaughter
#20Elizabeth Louisa Power
June 30, 1841 (Age 60 years)
Burial of a sonJoseph Kittrell
between 1838 and 1841 (Age 57 years)
Cemetery: Brannum Cemetery
Birth of a granddaughter
#21Patsy P Kittrell
calculated 1843 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#22Eleanor Kittrell
calculated 1843 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Lemuel Kittrell
calculated 1843 (Age 62 years)
Death of a sisterMary “Molly” Shemwell
1843 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#24Ellen Kittrell
calculated 1844 (Age 63 years)
Death of a granddaughterSara Emeline Power
January 7, 1844 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#25Solomon H Power
September 11, 1845 (Age 64 years)
Death of a grandsonSolomon H Power
November 29, 1845 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#26Lemuel Carter Kittrell
May 12, 1846 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#27Emalissa Kittrell
January 10, 1847 (Age 66 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 65 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
#28Daniel Rushin Kittrell
February 2, 1849 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#29Lucy Kittrell
November 1, 1849 (Age 69 years)
Death before 1850 (Age 69 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Kittrell Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1765St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
1 year
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
Anna Margaret Shemwell
Birth: about October 1771 44 16St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
Death: February 11, 1856Logan, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
13 months
elder brother
sister
herself
3 years
younger brother
Family with Samuel Kittrell - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 30, 1800Granville, North Carolina, United States
9 months
daughter
3 years
son
22 months
son
3 years
son
12 years
son

Ellender “Nellie” Shemwell has 9 first cousins recorded

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Marriage
Witness-Henry Yarborough Bondsman-Samuel Shemwell
Note
not listed in father's will Shemwell Genealogy by Wm. G. Shemwell