The Shemwell Family

Edmonia Maria GlantonAge: 74 years18411915

Name
Edmonia Maria Glanton
Given names
Edmonia Maria
Surname
Glanton
Birth May 1841 36 25
Death of a half-brotherWilliam Austin Glanton
May 4, 1847 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Austin Glanton
November 1, 1848 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 4 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
Death of a fatherJames Henry Jetor Glanton
August 2, 1850 (Age 9 years)
Census September 20, 1850 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 15 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 19 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 25 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 25 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Death of a brotherGoodson Austin Glanton
May 1, 1868 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 27 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
Death of a motherMary Ann Davidson
May 10, 1877 (Age 36 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 36 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 56 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-sisterHarriet Clementine Glanton
June 13, 1908 (Age 67 years)
Death September 16, 1915 (Age 74 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Santa Barbara Cemetery
Last change June 6, 202018:53:33

by: Bruce Troutman
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father
mother
Marriage: August 28, 1832Jefferson, Indiana, United States
1 year
elder brother
Goodson Austin Glanton
Birth: September 9, 1833 28 17Indiana, United States
Death: May 1, 1868Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
2 years
elder sister
Amanda Enfield Glanton
Birth: September 1, 1835 30 19Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Death: July 5, 1924Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
Mary Glanton
Birth: June 13, 1838 33 22Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Death: June 13, 1838Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
3 years
herself
Edmonia Maria Glanton
Birth: May 1841 36 25Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Death: September 16, 1915Santa Barbara, California, United States
8 years
younger brother
James Austin Glanton
Birth: November 1, 1848 43 32Bartholomew
Death: February 25, 1930Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
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father
step-mother
Marriage: December 21, 1826Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
13 months
half-brother
William Austin Glanton
Birth: January 17, 1828 23 19Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Death: May 4, 1847Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
2 years
half-sister
Harriet Clementine Glanton
Birth: April 20, 1830 25 21Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Death: June 13, 1908Bartholomew, Indiana, United States

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Census1850 United States - Census transcript - James Henry Jetor Glanton - Household

Columbus, Indiana

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREBirthplaceMarSchoolR+WInfirm
James Henry Jetor Glantonhead45MWFarmer4000VA
Mary Ann Glantonwife34FWIN
Harriet Clementine Glantondaughter20FWIN
Goodson Austin Glantonson16MWLaborerINY
Amanda Enfield Glantondaughter14FWIN
Edmonia Maria Glantondaughter9FWINY
James Austin Glantonson1MWIN