The Shemwell Family

Thomas J PhillipsAge: 48 years18491898

Thomas J Phillips
Given names
Thomas J
Birth October 1, 1849
MarriageCalphernia Almira D MundayView this family

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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 7 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 11 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 -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 17 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 17 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 19 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 -
Birth of a son
#1Clem Phillips
March 31, 1875 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 28 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 48 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 -
Death May 26, 1898 (Age 48 years)
Last change April 18, 201914:42:28

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Calphernia Almira D Munday - View this family
Thomas J Phillips
Birth: October 1, 1849Sumner, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 26, 1898Todd, Kentucky, United States
Calphernia Almira D Munday
Birth: July 16, 1850Todd, Kentucky, United States
Death: January 31, 1923Lewisburg, Logan, Kentucky, United States

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