The Shemwell Family

Edith Richardson

Edith Richardson
Given names
Married name
Edith Horn

MarriageIsaac HornView this family
about 1762
Birth of a son
#1Nathan Horn
May 27, 1762
Birth of a son
#2Jacob Horn

Birth of a daughter
#3Mary Horn

Birth of a daughter
#4Rhoda Horn

Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763

Note: The French and Indian War is the American name for the North American theater of the Seven Years War, fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France -
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics -
Death of a husbandIsaac Horn
about October 1781
Marriage of a childNathan HornNancy JenningsView this family
about 1782
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
Birth of a grandson
#1Reddick Horn
Birth of a grandson
#2Wiley Horn
September 24, 1785
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Hansel G Horn
about 1786
Birth of a granddaughter
#4Celia Horn
January 26, 1788
Birth of a grandson
#5William H Horn
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Mary Horn
Birth of a granddaughter
#7Eda Horn
about 1796
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a grandson
#8Thomas Horn
November 26, 1801
Marriage of a childNathan HornSarah “Sally” HarrisView this family
about 1802
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Birth of a grandson
#9Joel Horn
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Piety E Horn
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Elizabeth Horn
Birth of a grandson
#12Harris Horn
Birth of a grandson
#13Richard Horn
Birth of a granddaughter
#14Priscilla Horn
March 1, 1812
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks -
Birth of a grandson
#15Jackson Horn
Death of a granddaughterMary Horn
before 1818
Birth of a grandson
#16Henry Horn
about 1822
Marriage of a childNathan HornElizabeth CleavesView this family
March 11, 1822
Birth of a grandson
#17James Horn
about 1823
Birth of a granddaughter
#18Nancy Horn
about 1825
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Death of a sonNathan Horn
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas -
Death of a granddaughterHansel G Horn
about 1837


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Isaac Horn
Birth: May 7, 1742 25Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States
Death: about October 1781Nash, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: about 1762North Carolina, United States
5 months

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