The Shemwell Family

James Ross SkillernAge: 30 years18681898

Name
James Ross Skillern
Given names
James Ross
Surname
Skillern
Birth May 24, 1868 28 24

Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 7 months)

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
Birth of a brotherJohn Curtis Skillern
February 28, 1870 (Age 21 months)

Birth of a brotherNeal S Skillern
April 13, 1872 (Age 3 years)

Birth of a brotherLether Franklin Skillern
April 5, 1874 (Age 5 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 9 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a sisterMaravine Martha Skillern
July 18, 1879 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a sisterAnnie Jane Skillern
January 14, 1882 (Age 13 years)

Death of a brotherLether Franklin Skillern
after 1895 (Age 26 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 29 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 October 23, 1898 (Age 30 years)
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father
mother
Marriage: May 2, 1867Tennessee, United States
13 months
himself
James Ross Skillern
Birth: May 24, 1868 28 24
Death: October 23, 1898Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger brother
John Curtis Skillern
Birth: February 28, 1870 30 26
Death: January 2, 1918Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger sister
Maravine Martha Skillern
Birth: July 18, 1879 39 35
Death: December 25, 1942Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister

James Ross Skillern has 35 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (35)

Parents William Hinch + Anna Sherrill
1James Hinch18481929
2Craven Hinch18491928
3Mary Hinch18511865
4John Hinch18521871
5Jackson Hinch18541871
6Thomas Hinch18581907
7Charles Hinch18601877
8Nancy Hinch18631877
9Samuel Hinch18671884
Parents Russell Lee + Mary Ann Hinch
2John A Lee1853
3Nancy J Lee1853
4Robert Lee1853
5Tilda A Lee1853
Parents James Nathaniel Hinch + Mary
1Nancy A Hinch18511856
2John A Hinch18531856
3Thomas R Hinch18551883
5Aaron Hinch18571857
6James H Hinch18581885
7Alonzo A Hinch18601861
Parents James Nathaniel Hinch + Nancy
1Nancy Hinch18651866
2Nathan Hinch18661867
3Euginea Hinch18671868
Parents John Curtis Hinch + Martha G Parham
1Issac C Hinch18691888
2James Hinch V18771889
3Addie Hinch18791885
4Anna J Hinch1865
8Mattie Hinch1865
Parents John Curtis Hinch + Lily Ann Ford
1Harry Hinch1863