The Shemwell Family

Mary Jane BurdgeAge: 62 years18451907

Name
Mary Jane Burdge
Given names
Mary Jane
Surname
Burdge
Married name
Mary Jane Barnett
Birth January 23, 1845
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 11 months)
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
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 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 16 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
MarriageMichael Isaac BarnettView this family
October 24, 1867 (Age 22 years)
Text:
Name: Michael J Barnett Sex: Male Spouse's Name: Mary Burge Spouse's Sex: Female Marriage Place: Fulton, Indiana Marriage License Date: 24 Oct 1867 Marriage License Place: Fulton, Indiana, United States Event Type: Marriage License Record Number: 435 Page: 24 Number of Images: 1
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 21 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 21 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a daughter
#1Alice Emma Barnett
October 6, 1868 (Age 23 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 23 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
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2Dennis Arthur Barnett
January 17, 1871 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3Joseph Burdge Barnett
May 8, 1872 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Mary J “Mellie” Barnett
December 18, 1874 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Elizabeth Barnett
October 28, 1876 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Laura B Barnett
October 20, 1878 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 32 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 daughterLaura B Barnett
April 12, 1879 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#7Thomas William Barnett
March 22, 1880 (Age 35 years)
Census June 5, 1880 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#8James Michael Barnett
April 9, 1882 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9Claudia May Barnett
April 20, 1884 (Age 39 years)
Death of a daughterMary J “Mellie” Barnett
April 23, 1893 (Age 48 years)
Text:
Name: Mary J. Barnett Sex: Female Age: 18 yr Death Date: 23 Apr 1893 Death Place: Wayne Township, Indiana Race: W Event Type: Death Birth Year (Estimated): 1875 Affiliate Repository Place: County Clerk Office, City Health Office Rochester Source Reference: The source of this record is the book C-16 on page 4 within the series produced by the Indiana Works Progress Administration.
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 53 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
Marriage of a childJoseph Burdge BarnettAda Glenn HendricksonView this family
October 25, 1899 (Age 54 years)
Text:
Name: Joseph B Barnett Sex: Male Spouse's Name: Glen Hendrickson Spouse's Sex: Female Marriage Place: Fulton, Indiana Marriage License Date: 25 Oct 1899 Marriage License Place: Fulton, Indiana, United States Event Type: Marriage License Record Number: 26 Page: 24 Number of Images: 1
Census June 15, 1900 (Age 55 years)
Death March 25, 1907 (Age 62 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Barnett Cemetery
Last change August 6, 202218:12:46

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Michael Isaac Barnett - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: October 24, 1867Fulton, Indiana, United States
11 months
daughter
Alice Emma Barnett
Birth: October 6, 1868 26 23Indiana, United States
Death: April 6, 1959Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
2 years
son
Dennis Arthur Barnett
Birth: January 17, 1871 28 25Kewanna, Union Township, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: March 10, 1939Taft, Kern, California, United States
16 months
son
Joseph Burdge Barnett
Birth: May 8, 1872 30 27Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: September 19, 1942Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
daughter
Mary J “Mellie” Barnett
Birth: December 18, 1874 32 29Kansas City, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States
Death: April 23, 1893Fulton, Indiana, United States
22 months
daughter
Elizabeth Barnett
Birth: October 28, 1876 34 31Kewanna, Union Township, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 5, 1970Los Angeles, California, United States
2 years
daughter
Laura B Barnett
Birth: October 20, 1878 36 33Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 12, 1879Fulton, Indiana, United States
17 months
son
Thomas William Barnett
Birth: March 22, 1880 38 35Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: June 15, 1939Connersville, Fayette, Indiana, United States
2 years
son
James Michael Barnett
Birth: April 9, 1882 40 37Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 27, 1952Kewanna, Union Township, Fulton, Indiana, United States
2 years
daughter
Claudia BarnettClaudia May Barnett
Birth: April 20, 1884 42 39Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: July 5, 1974Fulton, Indiana, United States

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