The Shemwell Family

Thomas VittitoeAge: 53 years17691822

Name
Thomas Vittitoe
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Vittitoe
Birth 1769
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 6 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
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 6 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 son
#1Thomas Vittitoe
1795 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 24 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 34 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
MarriageElizabeth “Betsy” DyerView this family
June 20, 1807 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 43 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 granddaughter
#1Clara Vittitoe
after 1818 (Age 49 years)
Death September 12, 1822 (Age 53 years)
Last change August 1, 201913:51:08

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Elizabeth “Betsy” Dyer - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 20, 1807Grainger, Tennessee, United States
-12 years
son
Thomas Vittitoe
Birth: 1795 26 22Stokes, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 1879Grainger, Tennessee, United States

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