The Shemwell Family

William DemonbreunAge: 43 years18171860

William Demonbreun
Given names
Birth about 1817 28 25

Birth of a sisterMariah Marie Demonbreun
April 9, 1818 (Age 15 months)
Birth of a brotherJohn Spencer Demonbreun
about 1821 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterJudith Jane Demonbreun
March 1822 (Age 5 years)
Death of a motherCatherine Jane Taylor
September 15, 1822 (Age 5 years)

Marriage of a parentJohn Baptiste DemonbreunElizabeth HollisView this family
June 10, 1823 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-brotherSamuel Bynum Hampton Demonbreun
October 8, 1824 (Age 7 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJacques Timothe Boucher-DeMonbreun
October 26, 1826 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJohn Gabriel Demonbreun
about 1827 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Edward Demonbreun
February 1, 1829 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 15 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Birth of a half-brotherRichard Strother Demonbreun
May 24, 1833 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherAlfred Wilson Demonbreun
May 1834 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 18 years)
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas -
Birth of a half-brotherAndrew Jackson Demonbreun
December 1836 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a half-sisterNancy E Demonbreun
about 1838 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMary A T Demonbreun
about 1843 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a half-brotherRobert Eaton Demonbreun
about 1845 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 29 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution -
Death of a half-brotherRobert Eaton Demonbreun
about 1851 (Age 34 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Hensley Bennett
February 13, 1856 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 40 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Marriage of a parentJohn Baptiste DemonbreunCatherine SwigartView this family
March 18, 1860 (Age 43 years)
Death about 1860 (Age 43 years)
Last change May 19, 202018:31:33

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 2, 1816Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
William Demonbreun
Birth: about 1817 28 25
Death: about 1860Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
15 months
younger sister
Mariah Marie Demonbreun
Birth: April 9, 1818 30 26Tennessee, United States
Death: November 16, 1898Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
4 years
younger brother
15 months
younger sister
Father’s family with Elizabeth Hollis - View this family
Marriage: June 10, 1823Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
16 months
Samuel Bynum Hampton Demonbreun
Birth: October 8, 1824 36 16Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 27, 1902Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
2 years
James Edward Demonbreun
Birth: February 1, 1829 41 20Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 21, 1868Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
4 years
Richard Strother Demonbreun
Birth: May 24, 1833 45 25Tennessee, United States
Death: June 6, 1913Davidson, Tennessee, United States
1 year
Alfred Wilson Demonbreun
Birth: May 1834 46 26Tennessee, United States
Death: January 29, 1908Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
Andrew Jackson Demonbreun
Birth: December 1836 48 28Tennessee, United States
Death: September 29, 1908Davidson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
6 years
Mary A T Demonbreun
Birth: about 1843 54 34Tennessee, United States
Death: August 29, 1896Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 years
Robert Eaton Demonbreun
Birth: about 1845 56 36Tennessee, United States
Death: about 1851Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
Father’s family with Catherine Swigart - View this family
Marriage: March 18, 1860Cheatham, Tennessee, United States

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