The Shemwell Family

Susannah Charlotte EmersonAge: 67 years18501918

Name
Susannah Charlotte Emerson
Given names
Susannah Charlotte
Surname
Emerson
Married name
Susannah Charlotte Epps
Married name
Susannah Charlotte Stanton
Birth October 31, 1850
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 6 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 10 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
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 16 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 16 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 18 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 27 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageCarrol Estel EppsView this family
November 21, 1884 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#1Grover Eber Epps
November 8, 1885 (Age 35 years)
Death of a husbandCarrol Estel Epps
March 22, 1889 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 47 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
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 65 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 66 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 67 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death September 22, 1918 (Age 67 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Black Creek Cemetery
Last change March 29, 201915:09:20

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Carrol Estel Epps - View this family
husband
herself
Susannah Charlotte Emerson
Birth: October 31, 1850Illinois, United States
Death: September 22, 1918Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Marriage: November 21, 1884Butler, Missouri, United States
1 year
son
Grover Eber Epps
Birth: November 8, 1885 46 35Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: July 19, 1926Farmington, St. Francois, Missouri, United States
Carrol Estel Epps + Nancy Revel Harviell - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage:
Carrol Estel Epps + Martha Jane “Mattie” Lanley - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: December 15, 1859Butler, Missouri, United States
14 months
step-son
Thomas Anderson Epps
Birth: January 30, 1861 21 16Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: November 2, 1942Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
4 years
step-daughter
Sarah Ann Epps
Birth: July 4, 1865 25 21Arkansas, United States
Death: January 23, 1896Missouri, United States
3 years
step-son
William Joshua Epps
Birth: January 3, 1868 28 23Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: June 13, 1943Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
2 years
step-son
John Jefferson Epps
Birth: February 3, 1870 30 25Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: October 2, 1970Butler, Missouri, United States
21 months
step-son
Daniel Lee Epps
Birth: October 26, 1871 31 27Butler, Missouri, United States
Death:
13 months
step-son
Stephens Alonza Conner Epps
Birth: November 27, 1872 33 28Missouri, United States
Death: November 28, 1938Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
3 years
step-son
Benjamin Franklin Epps
Birth: January 1, 1876 36 31Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: April 27, 1958Overland, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
3 years
step-son
Ransom Obediah Epps
Birth: August 4, 1878 38 34Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: February 11, 1916De Soto, Jefferson, Missouri, United States
4 years
step-daughter
Mary Elca Epps
Birth: January 14, 1883 43 38Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: February 28, 1883Butler, Missouri, United States
14 months
step-son
Martin Alva Epps
Birth: March 20, 1884 44 40Butler, Missouri, United States
Death: April 14, 1884Butler, Missouri, United States

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