The Shemwell Family

James M Carney1839

Name
James M Carney
Given names
James M
Surname
Carney
Birth about 1839 23 26
Birth of a brotherWilliam M Carney
June 5, 1841 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterSina Paralee “Sissie” Carney
August 3, 1845 (Age 6 years)
Death of a motherSina Paralee Binkley
August 3, 1845 (Age 6 years)
Marriage of a parentJoshua Polk CarneyJudith Jane DemonbreunView this family
October 27, 1845 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJohn Spencer Carney
February 14, 1847 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMary Elizabeth Carney
February 14, 1847 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 7 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Birth of a half-brotherJoshua Thomas Carney
July 1, 1850 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherEnnis Braxton Carney
April 1852 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJoseph H Carney
about 1854 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a half-sisterEunice Caroline “Uny” Carney
January 26, 1855 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a half-brotherRobert F Carney
August 30, 1858 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 18 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a half-brotherHiram B Carney
September 1, 1860 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a half-sisterMargaret D Carney
June 10, 1862 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 22 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 28 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 28 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 30 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
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 39 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a fatherJoshua Polk Carney
about 1882 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam M Carney
February 26, 1884 (Age 45 years)
Death of a brotherElijah Wilson Carney
March 4, 1885 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 59 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 of a half-brotherJohn Spencer Carney
March 7, 1901 (Age 62 years)
Death of a half-sisterMary Elizabeth Carney
October 19, 1901 (Age 62 years)
Death of a brotherHenry Jesse Carney
March 22, 1911 (Age 72 years)
Death of a half-brotherJoseph H Carney
March 22, 1911 (Age 72 years)
Death of a half-brotherEnnis Braxton Carney
about 1913 (Age 74 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 77 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Death of a sisterSina Paralee “Sissie” Carney
January 13, 1918 (Age 79 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 78 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 79 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Death of a half-brotherHiram B Carney
November 18, 1920 (Age 81 years)
Death of a half-sisterMargaret D Carney
June 11, 1921 (Age 82 years)
Death of a half-brotherRobert F Carney
December 6, 1922 (Age 83 years)
Death of a sisterMarilla E Carney
December 16, 1924 (Age 85 years)
Death of a half-brotherJoshua Thomas Carney
June 29, 1928 (Age 89 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 90 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Death of a half-sisterEunice Caroline “Uny” Carney
March 6, 1932 (Age 93 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 102 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 107 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
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by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: March 3, 1835Davidson, Tennessee, United States
3 months
elder brother
Henry Jesse Carney
Birth: June 17, 1835 19 22Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 22, 1911Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
elder brother
Elijah Wilson Carney
Birth: June 17, 1835 19 22Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 4, 1885Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States
20 months
elder sister
Marilla E Carney
Birth: February 12, 1837 21 24Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 16, 1924Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
3 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
William M Carney
Birth: June 5, 1841 25 28Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 26, 1884Ashland City, Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
4 years
younger sister
Sina Paralee “Sissie” Carney
Birth: August 3, 1845 29 32Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 13, 1918Port Royal, Montgomery, Tennessee, United States
Father’s family with Judith Jane Demonbreun - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: October 27, 1845Davidson, Tennessee, United States
16 months
half-brother
John Spencer Carney
Birth: February 14, 1847 31 24Tennessee, United States
Death: March 7, 1901Nutbush, Haywood, Tennessee, United States
half-sister
Mary Elizabeth Carney
Birth: February 14, 1847 31 24Tennessee, United States
Death: October 19, 1901Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
3 years
half-brother
Joshua Thomas Carney
Birth: July 1, 1850 34 28Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: June 29, 1928Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
22 months
half-brother
Ennis Braxton Carney
Birth: April 1852 36 30Davidson, Tennessee, United States
Death: about 1913Columbia, Maury, Tennessee, United States
3 years
half-brother
Joseph H Carney
Birth: about 1854 38 31Tennessee, United States
Death: March 22, 1911Cheatham, Tennessee, United States
13 months
half-sister
4 years
half-brother
Robert F Carney
Birth: August 30, 1858 42 36Tennessee, United States
Death: December 6, 1922Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
half-brother
Hiram B Carney
Birth: September 1, 1860 44 38Tennessee, United States
Death: November 18, 1920Davidson, Tennessee, United States
21 months
half-sister
Margaret D Carney
Birth: June 10, 1862 46 40Tennessee, United States
Death: June 11, 1921Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States

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