The Shemwell Family

Joseph SmithAge: 69 years17711840

Name
Joseph Smith
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Smith
Birth July 12, 1771 27 27
Birth of a brotherAsahel Smith Jr.
May 21, 1773 (Age 22 months)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 3 years)

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
Birth of a brotherSamuel Smith
September 15, 1777 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherSilas Smith
October 1, 1779 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Smith
July 16, 1781 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 3 years)

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
Birth of a brotherStephen Smith
April 23, 1785 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a sisterSarah Smith
May 16, 1789 (Age 17 years)
MarriageLucy MackView this family
January 1796 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a son
#1Smith
about 1797 (Age 25 years)
Death of a sonSmith
about 1797 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2Alvin Smith
February 11, 1798 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 21 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 son
#3Hyrum Smith
February 9, 1800 (Age 28 years)
Death of a brotherStephen Smith
July 25, 1802 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Sophronia Smith
May 17, 1803 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 31 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
#5Joseph Smith Jr.
December 23, 1805 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#6Samuel Harrison Smith
March 13, 1808 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#7William Smith
March 13, 1811 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Katherine Smith
July 28, 1813 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 40 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
Birth of a son
#9Don Carlos Smith
March 25, 1816 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10Lucy Smith
July 18, 1821 (Age 50 years)
Death of a sonAlvin Smith
November 19, 1823 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Smith
May 27, 1824 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childHyrum SmithJerusha BardenView this family
November 2, 1826 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childJoseph Smith Jr.Emma HaleView this family
January 18, 1827 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childCalvin W StoddardSophronia SmithView this family
December 2, 1827 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Alvin Smith
June 15, 1828 (Age 56 years)
Death of a grandsonAlvin Smith
June 15, 1828 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherSamuel Smith
May 2, 1830 (Age 58 years)
Death of a fatherAsahel Smith
October 31, 1830 (Age 59 years)
Marriage of a childWilkins Jenkins SalisburyKatherine SmithView this family
January 8, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Julia Murdock - Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3Joseph Murdock - Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Louisa Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Thaddeus Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Death of a granddaughterLouisa Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Death of a grandsonThaddeus Smith
April 30, 1831 (Age 59 years)
Death of a grandsonJoseph Murdock - Smith
March 29, 1832 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6Joseph Smith III
November 6, 1832 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 60 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
Marriage of a childWilliam SmithCaroline Amanda GrantView this family
February 14, 1833 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childDon Carlos SmithAgnes Moulton CoolbrithView this family
July 30, 1835 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 64 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
Death of a motherMary Duty
May 27, 1836 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7Frederick Granger Williams Smith
June 20, 1836 (Age 64 years)
Marriage of a childHyrum SmithMary FieldingView this family
about 1837 (Age 65 years)

Marriage of a childWilliam McClearySophronia SmithView this family
February 11, 1838 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Alexander Hale Smith
June 2, 1838 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherSilas Smith
September 13, 1839 (Age 68 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Don Carlos Smith
June 2, 1840 (Age 68 years)
Marriage of a childArthur MillikinLucy SmithView this family
June 4, 1840 (Age 68 years)
Death September 14, 1840 (Age 69 years)
Last change April 24, 201919:06:50

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 12, 1767Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
14 months
elder brother
Jesse Smith
Birth: April 20, 1768 24 24Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: March 16, 1853St Lawrence, New York, United States
3 years
himself
22 months
younger brother
Asahel Smith Jr.
Birth: May 21, 1773 29 29Windham, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Death: July 21, 1848Iowaville, Wapello, Iowa, United States
4 years
younger brother
Samuel Smith
Birth: September 15, 1777 33 33Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Death: May 2, 1830Potsdam, St. Lawrence, New York, United States
2 years
younger brother
Silas Smith
Birth: October 1, 1779 35 35Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Death: September 13, 1839Pittsfield, Pike, Illinois, United States
21 months
younger brother
John Smith
Birth: July 16, 1781 37 37Deerfield, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Death: May 23, 1854Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
4 years
younger brother
Stephen Smith
Birth: April 23, 1785 41 41Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Death: July 25, 1802Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States
4 years
younger sister
Sarah Smith
Birth: May 16, 1789 45 45Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Death: May 27, 1824Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Family with Lucy Mack - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 1796
2 years
son
Smith
Birth: about 1797 25 21Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
Death: about 1797Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
13 months
son
Alvin Smith
Birth: February 11, 1798 26 22Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
Death: November 19, 1823Palmyra, Wayne, New York, United States
2 years
son
Hyrum Smith
Birth: February 9, 1800 28 24Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
Death: June 27, 1844Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States
3 years
daughter
Sophronia Smith
Birth: May 17, 1803 31 27Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
Death: October 28, 1876Colchester, McDonough, Illinois, United States
3 years
son
Joseph Smith Jr.
Birth: December 23, 1805 34 30Sharon, Windsor, Vermont, United States
Death: June 27, 1844Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States
2 years
son
Samuel Harrison Smith
Birth: March 13, 1808 36 32Tunbridge, Orange, Vermont, United States
Death: July 30, 1844Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
Katherine Smith
Birth: July 28, 1813 42 38Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States
Death: February 1, 1900Fountain Green, Hancock, Illinois, United States
3 years
son
Don Carlos Smith
Birth: March 25, 1816 44 40Norwich, Windsor, Vermont, United States
Death: August 7, 1841Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
5 years
daughter
Lucy Smith
Birth: July 18, 1821 50 46Palmyra, Wayne, New York, United States
Death: December 9, 1882Colchester, McDonough, Illinois, United States

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