The Shemwell Family

Thomas WrightAge: 51 years17401791

Name
Thomas Wright
Given names
Thomas
Surname
Wright
Birth about 1740
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 14 years)

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
MarriageElizabeth McGeheeView this family
1767 (Age 27 years)
Will April 4, 1770 (Age 30 years)
Note: Transcription Text: "In the name of God, Amen, I, Edward McGehee, of Cumberland County, Virgin…
Probate January 28, 1771 (Age 31 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 35 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 35 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 January 24, 1791 (Age 51 years)
Last change March 23, 202019:26:14

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Elizabeth McGehee - View this family
himself
Thomas Wright
Birth: about 1740Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: January 24, 1791Laurens, South Carolina, United States
wife
Elizabeth McGehee
Birth: about 1739 39 29Cumberland, Virginia, United States
Death: June 22, 1821Cross Hill, Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Marriage: 1767Cumberland, Virginia, United States

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