The Shemwell Family

Sara Elizabeth “Annie” ShemwellAge: 33 years18571890

Sara Elizabeth “Annie” Shemwell
Given names
Sara Elizabeth
Married name
Sara Elizabeth Hall
Birth 1857 20 17
Marriage of parentsSamuel Thomas ShemwellArmina M “Mina” ShemwellView this family
February 19, 1857
Note: ST Shemwell - Armenia Shemwell Marriage
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Census June 1, 1860 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterPermelia Shemwell
1863 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 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 -
Birth of a sisterMary Nancy “Mollie” Shemwell
October 26, 1865 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 10 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Birth of a sisterKatie Lofene Shemwell
February 27, 1869 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 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 -
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Thomas “Bud” Shemwell
June 2, 1872 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a brotherCharles Emmet Shemwell
June 5, 1874 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherWalter Denson Shemwell
March 3, 1876 (Age 19 years)
MarriageJohn Henry HallView this family
February 7, 1878 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Floyd
August 21, 1878 (Age 21 years)
Cause: Rheumatic fever
Birth of a daughter
#1Carma Ann Hall
September 25, 1878 (Age 21 years)
Death of a brotherWalter Denson Shemwell
December 20, 1878 (Age 21 years)
Burial of a brotherWalter Denson Shemwell
1878 (Age 21 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a brotherSamuel Edward Shemwell
April 11, 1879 (Age 22 years)
Census June 19, 1880 (Age 23 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Marquis “Squire Jim” Shemwell
November 4, 1880 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2Nelson Hall
June 20, 1881 (Age 24 years)
Death of a sonNelson Hall
July 29, 1882 (Age 25 years)
Burial of a sonNelson Hall
1882 (Age 25 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Birth of a daughter
#3Amy John Hall
August 8, 1883 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#4Ray Henry Hall
March 15, 1886 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#5Frank Cheatham Hall
August 29, 1888 (Age 31 years)
Death February 1890 (Age 33 years)
Burial 1890 (Age 33 years)
Cemetery: Mt. Sharon Cemetery
Last change August 26, 201717:19:43

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: February 19, 1857Todd, Kentucky, United States
10 months
7 years
younger sister
Permelia Shemwell
Birth: 1863 26 23Pettis, Missouri, United States
Death: January 11, 1931Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Katie Lofene Shemwell
Birth: February 27, 1869 32 30Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 11, 1931Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
Walter Denson Shemwell
Birth: March 3, 1876 39 37Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 20, 1878Todd, Kentucky, United States
3 years
younger brother
Family with John Henry Hall - View this family
Marriage: February 7, 1878Todd, Kentucky, United States
8 months
3 years
Nelson Hall
Birth: June 20, 1881 29 24Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: July 29, 1882Todd, Kentucky, United States
2 years
3 years
3 years
Frank Cheatham Hall
Birth: August 29, 1888 36 31Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 1980Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
John Henry Hall + Sarah Frances “Ma Sissie” Scott - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: October 17, 1906Todd, Kentucky, United States

Sara Elizabeth “Annie” Shemwell has 50 first cousins recorded

Mother's family (42)

Parents Thomas Ayres Hudspeth + Amanda Elizabeth “Manda” Shemwell
2George U Hudspeth18641882
Parents John Wesley Hester + Almira Caroline “Carrie” Shemwell
2Lush Hester18701960
3Eber D Hester18721960
4Maon Hester18741938
5Lt. Abot Hester18781903
Parents James McHenry Shutt + Mary Francis “Fanny” Shemwell
Parents James William Hester + Augustine America “Gussie” Shemwell
2Flora Hester18751875
4Ethert Bron Hester18771955
5Alton Bell Hester18791949
6Garland Hester18811881
Parents Christopher Columbus “Bud” Shemwell + Malvina Elvina “Mollie” Rickman
1Mattie E Shemwell18771949
5Lee Shemwell18901891
6Lelia May Shemwell18901968
Parents Charles Lafayette “Fate” Shemwell + Mary Hester Sherrod
1Alpha Shemwell18781897
2Bertie E Shemwell18801970
3Clyde Shemwell18811949
7Floyd Shemwell18921977
Parents Marquis Delumuel “Mark” Shemwell + Sarah Frances “Ma Sissie” Scott
6Sue Belle Shemwell18901978
Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Thomas Shemwell - Household

Pilot Grove, Cooper MO.

S T Shemwell24MWFarm laborMO
A M Shemwell22FWKY
S E Shemwell1FWMO

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Samuel Thomas Shemwell - Household

Sharon Grove, Todd, Ky.

Samuel Thomas Shemwell34MWFarmerMO
Armina A Shemwell32FWKeeping HouseKY
Sara E Shemwell11FWAt homeMO
Mellis A. Shemwell8FWMO
Nancy M Shemwell5FWMO
Katie L. Shemwell1FWKY

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - John Henry Hall - Household

Sharon, Todd, Kentucky

Hall, John HWM28headMFarmerKYKYTN
Hall, LizzieWF22wifeMMOKYKY
Hall, CarmaWF1daughterSKYKYMO

Sarah Elizabeth Shemwell born 1857 in Missouri died Feb 1890 in Todd County, Kentucky. Daughter of Samuel Thomas Shemwell and Armina M. Shemwell. She married John Henry Hall 7 Feb 1878. Mother of Carma Hall Lyon, Nelson Hall, Amy John Hall Driskill, Henry Ray Hall and Frank C. Hall