The Shemwell Family

Barbara SuitAge: 33 years17751808

Name
Barbara Suit
Given names
Barbara
Surname
Suit
Married name
Barbara Shemwell
Birth about 1775

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_epidemics
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
MarriageJames Shemwell Jr.View this family
August 7, 1797 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 18 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary “Polly” Shemwell
September 1, 1799 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2William Shemwell
before 1800 (Age 25 years)
Census August 4, 1800 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Ann Shemwell
September 22, 1802 (Age 27 years)
Note: Elkton, Todd, Kentucky, USA ?
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 28 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
#4John Patrick Shemwell
1806 (Age 31 years)
Note: Name: John Patrick Shemwell
Death before 1808 (Age 33 years)
Last change January 4, 201813:48:56

by: Barry Shemwell
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sister
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husband
herself
Marriage: August 7, 1797Granville, North Carolina, United States
2 years
daughter
16 months
son
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
James Shemwell Jr. + Elizabeth “Betsey” Ashbourn - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: March 4, 1809Logan, Kentucky, United States
20 months
step-son
5 years
step-daughter

Barbara Suit has 0 first cousins recorded

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Census1800 United States - Census transcript - James Jr Shemwell - Household

Hillsboro, Granville, North Carolina

{1} 1-M under 10 (born bet 1790-1800) - William
{3} 1-M 16-25 (born bet 1775-1784) - James abt. 1775
{6} 1-F under 10 (born bet 1790-1800) - Mary Polly b. 1799
{8} 1-F 16-25 (born bet 1775-1784) - Barbara
{10} 1-F over 45 (born bef 1755) - ?

Notes: Mother, Sister or Mother-in-law? -B