The Shemwell Family

Mary Age: 60 years17701830

Name
Mary
Given names
Mary
Married name
Mary Howell
Birth about 1770
MarriageJohn HowellView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 5 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 5 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 23 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 33 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
#1John Wiley Blount Howell
October 28, 1812 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 42 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 husbandJohn Howell
between 1820 and 1830 (Age 50 years)
Death after 1830 (Age 60 years)
Last change January 17, 202021:20:10

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with John Howell - View this family
husband
John Howell
Birth: about 1779Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
Death: between 1820 and 1830Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
herself
Mary
Birth: about 1770Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
Death: after 1830Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
Marriage:
son
John Wiley Blount Howell
Birth: October 28, 1812 33 42Rogersville, Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 8, 1876Praire Grove, Drew, Arkansas, United States

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