The Shemwell Family

Nathaniel McGehee Jr.Age: 73 years17551828

Name
Nathaniel McGehee Jr.
Given names
Nathaniel
Surname
McGehee
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth about 1755 26 18
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
Marriage of parentsNathaniel McGehee SrNelly Lynch MartinView this family
1764 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherJesse McGehee
March 3, 1765 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha “Patsey” McGehee
about 1767 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert McGehee
about 1769 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherOsborn McGehee
1771 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a brotherSolomon McGehee
1773 (Age 18 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Mackgehee
before October 1774 (Age 19 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherRebecca Prewitt
after November 23, 1774 (Age 19 years)
Note: Referring to the James McGehee Estate Sale held on November 23, 1774.... it is noted that a Mrs McGehee purchased some items. It is assumed that this was Rebecca McGehee (nee Prewitt); so, she would have died after this date. More work is needed to find her actual death date.
Birth of a brotherMial McGehee
about 1775 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 20 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 20 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
MarriageElizbeth GlasgowView this family
January 15, 1787 (Age 32 years)
Property
Nathan McGehee Sr and Nathan McGehee Jr Land Deal 1788
June 21, 1788 (Age 33 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoseph Martin
about November 1795 (Age 40 years)
Tax
James McGehee Family Tax Lists North Carolina 1769-1809
from 1782 to 1809 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 38 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yellow_Fever_Epidemic_of_1793
Death of a fatherNathaniel McGehee Sr
October 29, 1803 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 48 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
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 57 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 wifeElizbeth Glasgow
about 1828 (on the date of death)
Death about 1828 (Age 73 years)
Last change December 14, 201917:35:52

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1764Granville, North Carolina, United States
10 years
younger brother
Solomon McGehee
Birth: 1773 44 36Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: 1865Carrollton, Carroll, Arkansas, United States
-3 years
younger brother
Robert McGehee
Birth: about 1769 40 32Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1841Jones, Georgia, United States
-1 years
younger sister
-22 months
younger brother
Jesse McGehee
Birth: March 3, 1765 36 28North Carolina, United States
Death: December 22, 1847Hancock, Mississippi, United States
7 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
Mial McGehee
Birth: about 1775 46 38Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1850Guilford, North Carolina, United States
-19 years
himself
Nathaniel McGehee Jr.
Birth: about 1755 26 18Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1828Smith, Tennessee, United States
Family with Elizbeth Glasgow - View this family
himself
Nathaniel McGehee Jr.
Birth: about 1755 26 18Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1828Smith, Tennessee, United States
wife
Marriage: January 15, 1787Granville, North Carolina, United States

Nathaniel McGehee Jr. has 13 first cousins recorded