The Shemwell Family

Mial McGeheeAge: 75 years17751850

Mial McGehee
Given names
Birth about 1775 46 38
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 -
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 -
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Martin
about November 1795 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 18 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
MarriageSusanna InscoreView this family
March 19, 1803 (Age 28 years)
Death of a fatherNathaniel McGehee Sr
October 29, 1803 (Age 28 years)
James McGehee Family Tax Lists North Carolina 1769-1809
from 1796 to 1809 (Age 21 years)
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 -
Birth of a son
#1Miles McGehee
April 3, 1812 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#2Robert McGehee
about 1813 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 37 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 -
Death of a brotherNathaniel McGehee Jr.
about 1828 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 57 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 60 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 -
Marriage of a childRobert McGeheeNancy IrvinView this family
March 16, 1838 (Age 63 years)
Death of a brotherRobert McGehee
about 1841 (Age 66 years)
Marriage of a childMiles McGeheeMary WadeView this family
January 18, 1842 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherJesse McGehee
December 22, 1847 (Age 72 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 71 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution -
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Laura Ann McGehee
1849 (Age 74 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2John Madison “Matt” McGehee
October 4, 1849 (Age 74 years)
Death before 1850 (Age 75 years)
Last change December 22, 201919:33:29

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: 1764Granville, North Carolina, United States
10 years
elder brother
Solomon McGehee
Birth: 1773 44 36Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: 1865Carrollton, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
-3 years
elder brother
Robert McGehee
Birth: about 1769 40 32Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1841Jones, Georgia, United States
-1 years
elder sister
-22 months
elder brother
Jesse McGehee
Birth: March 3, 1765 36 28North Carolina, United States
Death: December 22, 1847Hancock, Mississippi, United States
7 years
elder brother
5 years
Mial McGehee
Birth: about 1775 46 38Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1850Guilford, North Carolina, United States
-19 years
elder brother
Nathaniel McGehee Jr.
Birth: about 1755 26 18Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1828Smith, Tennessee, United States
Family with Susanna Inscore - View this family
Mial McGehee
Birth: about 1775 46 38Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1850Guilford, North Carolina, United States
Susanna Inscore
Birth: about 1779North Carolina, United States
Death: after 1850Gilford, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: March 19, 1803Granville, North Carolina, United States
9 years
Miles McGehee
Birth: April 3, 1812 37 33Guilford, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 19, 1876Guilford, North Carolina, United States
21 months

Mial McGehee has 13 first cousins recorded

Mial McGehee was mentioned in the will of his father, Nathaniel McGehee