The Shemwell Family

Samuel McGehee Tombstone

Samuel McGeheeAge: 61 years17591821

Name
Samuel McGehee
Given names
Samuel
Surname
McGehee
Birth June 23, 1759 59 50
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763

Note: The French and Indian War is the American name for the North American theater of the Seven Years War, fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France - http://goo.gl/SiIuNc
Will April 4, 1770 (Age 10 years)
Note: Transcription Text: "In the name of God, Amen, I, Edward McGehee, of Cumberland County, Virgin…
Death of a fatherEdward Thomas McGehee
January 28, 1771 (Age 11 years)
Probate January 28, 1771 (Age 11 years)
Edward McGehee - Rockingham, North Carolina, Probate - 279_280 - January 28 1771
Edward McGehee - Rockingham, North Carolina, Probate - 279_280 - January 28 1771

Note: Probate Summary: On January 28, 1771 the Will of Edward McGehee, of Cumberland County, was probated.…

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 15 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
MarriageOlivia MuseView this family
October 19, 1778 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Martha “Patsey” McGehee
about 1779 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 15 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
Death of a motherElizabeth Mumford DeJarnette
1783 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 33 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Marriage of a childDaniel FullerMartha “Patsey” McGeheeView this family
February 9, 1802 (Age 42 years)
Death of a brotherDaniel McGehee
February 12, 1802 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1David W Fuller
about 1803 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 43 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
Death of a brotherJacob McGehee
October 26, 1805 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherMicajah McGehee
July 31, 1811 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterAnna McGehee
April 15, 1813 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 52 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
Death of a brotherMumford McGehee
December 1816 (Age 57 years)
Death of a sisterMary DeJarnette McGehee
1817 (Age 57 years)
Death of a brotherJohn McGehee
1818 (Age 58 years)
Death June 9, 1821 (Age 61 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Samuel McGehee Sr Cemetery
Last change March 23, 202019:26:01

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 4, 1734Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
12 years
elder brother
6 years
elder brother
John McGehee
Birth: November 14, 1735 36 26Virginia, United States
Death: 1818Virginia, United States
4 years
elder sister
Elizabeth McGehee Tombstone 1821Elizabeth McGehee
Birth: about 1739 39 29Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: June 22, 1821Cross Hill, Laurens, South Carolina, United States
4 years
elder sister
Mary DeJarnette McGehee
Birth: November 10, 1742 43 33Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: 1817Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
23 months
elder brother
Mumford McGehee TombstoneMumford McGehee
Birth: September 29, 1744 44 35Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
Death: December 1816Person, North Carolina, United States
3 years
elder brother
Daniel McGehee and Jane Brooke Hodnette McGehee TombstoneDaniel McGehee
Birth: 1747 47 37Amelia, Virginia, United States
Death: February 12, 1802Augusta, Columbia, Georgia, United States
3 years
elder brother
William McGehee Tombstone 1829William McGehee
Birth: 1749 49 39Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: February 2, 1829Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia, United States
3 years
elder brother
Jacob McGehee
Birth: 1751 51 41Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
Death: October 26, 1805Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States
5 years
elder sister
Anna McGehee
Birth: July 23, 1755 55 46Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: April 15, 1813Cumberland, Virginia, United States
4 years
himself
Samuel McGehee TombstoneSamuel McGehee
Birth: June 23, 1759 59 50Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
Death: June 9, 1821Amite, Mississippi, United States
Family with Olivia Muse - View this family
himself
Samuel McGehee TombstoneSamuel McGehee
Birth: June 23, 1759 59 50Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
Death: June 9, 1821Amite, Mississippi, United States
wife
Olivia Muse
Birth: 1760Westmoreland, Westmoreland, Virginia, United States
Death: August 27, 1827Amite, Mississippi, United States
Marriage: October 19, 1778Farmville, Prince Edward, Virginia, United States
14 months
daughter

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