The Shemwell Family

Mollie E McGeheeAge: 33 years18651898

Name
Mollie E McGehee
Given names
Mollie E
Surname
McGehee
Married name
Mollie E Stovall
Birth about 1865 41 37
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 2 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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 2 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 4 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Elizabeth Hockaday
January 4, 1875 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 13 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageThomas William StovallView this family
May 6, 1884 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1Hepburn M Stovall
March 23, 1885 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Catherine “Kate” Stovall
November 10, 1888 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#3John Walker Stovall
April 5, 1891 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 33 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Death October 29, 1898 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Lucille S “Lucy” Stovall
August 13, 1899 (9 months after death)
Will August 10, 1903 (4 years after death)
Burial
Cemetery: Stovall Baptist Church Cemetery
Last change January 23, 202012:22:02

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
John Young McGehee
Birth: August 23, 1823 27 21Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 28, 1902Granville, North Carolina, United States
mother
Marriage: August 4, 1847Granville, North Carolina, United States
13 months
elder brother
Wyatt Lemuel McGehee
Birth: September 11, 1848 25 20Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 25, 1920Franklinton, Franklin, North Carolina, United States
8 years
elder sister
10 years
herself
Family with Thomas William Stovall - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: May 6, 1884Franklin, North Carolina, United States
11 months
son
Hepburn M Stovall
Birth: March 23, 1885 28 20North Carolina, United States
Death: August 14, 1960North Carolina, United States
4 years
daughter
Catherine “Kate” Stovall
Birth: November 10, 1888 31 23Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 13, 1960Granville, North Carolina, United States
2 years
son
John Walker Stovall
Birth: April 5, 1891 34 26
Death: February 8, 1981Franklin, North Carolina, United States
8 years
daughter
Lucille S “Lucy” Stovall
Birth: August 13, 1899 42 34Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 28, 1944Vance, North Carolina, United States

Mollie E McGehee has 7 first cousins recorded