The Shemwell Family

William A ShemwellAge: 21 years18671888

William A Shemwell
Given names
William A
Birth 1867 42 37
Birth of a sisterIda May Shemwell
January 1869 (Age 2 years)
Death of a brotherJohn L Shemwell
before 1870 (Age 3 years)
Note: Missing from 1870 & 1880 census records, presumed death. -b
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 3 years)
Death of a brotherThomas D Shemwell
October 2, 1872 (Age 5 years)
Death of a motherCatharine Reed
November 10, 1873 (Age 6 years)
Marriage of a parentAlexander “Alex” Shemwell Jr.Nancy Ann “Anna” SmithView this family
April 28, 1875 (Age 8 years)
Death of a brotherJames A Shemwell
May 23, 1875 (Age 8 years)
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 13 years)
Death December 31, 1888 (Age 21 years)
Note: Near Fate
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1845
21 months
elder sister
Lucinda Jane Shemwell
Birth: October 11, 1846 22 16Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 19, 1865North Carolina, United States
8 years
elder sister
10 months
elder brother
James A Shemwell
Birth: October 18, 1855 31 25North Carolina, United States
Death: May 23, 1875North Carolina, United States
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
John L Shemwell
Birth: estimated December 1859 35 30Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1870Rowan, North Carolina, United States
3 years
elder brother
Thomas D Shemwell
Birth: July 9, 1862 38 32Rowan, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 2, 1872Rowan, North Carolina, United States
6 years
William A Shemwell
Birth: 1867 42 37North Carolina, United States
Death: December 31, 1888Rockwall, Texas, United States
2 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Nancy Ann “Anna” Smith - View this family
Marriage: April 28, 1875Salisbury, Rowan, North Carolina, United States

William A Shemwell has 37 first cousins recorded

Father's family (37)

Parents James Isaac Shemwell +
Parents Poindexter Shemwell + Elizabeth J McClennan
1William M Shemwell18521920
2Allen Shemwell18541870
Parents John L Reid + Louisa Shemwell
4Alice Reid18601945
Parents Whitson Berry Shemwell + Margaret Elizabeth Oldham
1Thomas A Shemwell18601905
3Lula Lea Shemwell18641933
Parents Dr. Obediah Marcellus Shemwell + Sarah Elizabeth “Sally” Thompson
1Baxter Shemwell18581932
5Cora B Shemwell18641950
6Frederick Shemwell18661867
7Della Shemwell18681923
8Etta Shemwell18701901
10Alice Shemwell18741946
11Harold Shemwell18761936
13Odell Shemwell18801904
Parents Casper A Owen + Charlotte Jane Shemwell
1Sylvester Lee Owen18561938
Parents Jesse H Maley + Charlotte Jane Shemwell
1John L Maley18671901
3Robert C Maley18741897
4Nannie Mae Maley18781974
Parents Robert Alexander Yarborough + Margaret Shemwell

Mother's family (0)

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Alexander Shemwell - Household

Providence, Rowan, NC Alexander Shemwell

Alexander Shemwell46MWFarmerNC
Catharine Shemwell40FWKeeping HouseNC
Sarah Shemwell17FWWorks on farmNC
James A. Shemwell14MWWorks on farmNC
Nancy Shemwell12FWWorks on farmNC
Thomas Shemwell7MWAt homeNC
William Shemwell3MWAt homeNC
Ida M. Shemwell1FWAt homeNC

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Alexander Shemwell - Household

Page 13, District 2, Enum Dist. 245 Providence, Rowan, N.C

Alex ShemwellWM56HeadS-FarmerNC--
Anna ShemwellWF49wifeM5keeping house---
William A. ShemwellWM13sonS-laborerNCNCNC
Ida M. ShemwellWF11daughterS-at homeNCNCNC
Willey P. AreyWM21step-sonS-fruit agent---

Near Fate