The Shemwell Family

Edward and Dora Long

Amanda Isadora CarterAge: 56 years18731930

Amanda Isadora Carter
Given names
Amanda Isadora
Married name
Amanda Isadora Long
Married name
Amanda Isadora Burkett
Birth January 4, 1873 38 33
Birth of a sisterElsie G “Essie” Carter
December 5, 1876 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 7, 1880 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas William Barnett
October 29, 1882 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmily Mary “Polly” Troutman
January 7, 1891 (Age 18 years)
MarriageEdward Newton LongView this family
March 24, 1891 (Age 18 years)
Name: Edward E Long Sex: Male Spouse's Name: Amanda I Carter Spouse's Sex: Female Marriage License Date: 24 Mar 1891 Marriage License Place: Fulton, Indiana, United States Event Type: Marriage License Record Number: 447 Page: 70 Number of Images: 1
Death of a sisterMahala Jennie Carter
December 30, 1891 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 25 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 -
Death of a husbandEdward Newton Long
November 26, 1903 (Age 30 years)
MarriageThomas Jefferson BurkettView this family
October 3, 1906 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Jackson Carter
December 18, 1914 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ann “Margret” Carter
June 19, 1916 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 42 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 43 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 44 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 -
Death of a husbandThomas Jefferson Burkett
January 9, 1923 (Age 50 years)
Death of a motherSarah Ellizabeth Barnett
March 31, 1925 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 56 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death 1930 (Age 56 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Grant Cemetery
Last change August 4, 202214:31:02

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: January 1, 1857Fulton, Indiana, United States
17 months
elder sister
Emma Rose Althea Carter
Birth: June 1, 1858 24 19Iowa, United States
Death: November 28, 1938St Joseph, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
8 months
elder sister
Mahala Jennie Carter
Birth: June 30, 1862 28 23Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: December 30, 1891Indiana, United States
4 years
elder brother
William A Carter
Birth: April 11, 1866 31 27Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: August 2, 1945Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
2 years
elder brother
James Ellsworth Carter
Birth: June 23, 1868 34 29Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: August 24, 1934Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
Sarah C Carter
Birth: 1870 35 30Indiana, United States
Death: September 26, 1872Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
4 years
younger sister
Elsie G “Essie” Carter
Birth: December 5, 1876 42 37Indiana, United States
Death: April 9, 1962Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida, United States
Family with Edward Newton Long - View this family
Edward and Dora LongEdward Newton Long
Birth: March 22, 1868Logansport, Cass, Indiana, United States
Death: November 26, 1903El Paso, Texas, United States
Marriage: March 24, 1891Fulton, Indiana, United States
Family with Thomas Jefferson Burkett - View this family
Thomas Jefferson BurkettThomas Jefferson Burkett
Birth: November 10, 1862Miami, Indiana, United States
Death: January 9, 1923Fulton, Indiana, United States
Marriage: October 3, 1906Fulton, Indiana, United States

Amanda Isadora Carter has 32 first cousins recorded