The Shemwell Family

William ShemwellAge: 62 years17121774

Name
William Shemwell
Given names
William
Surname
Shemwell
Birth about 1712 24 1
Birth of a brotherJohnathan Shemwell
estimated 1725 (Age 13 years)

Marriage of parentsIsaac ShemwellElizabeth ThorneView this family
before 1727 (Age 15 years)
Note: Some research indicates wife may have been Mary or another daughter of William
Birth of a brotherJames Shemwell Sr.
1727 (Age 15 years)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Shemwell
before 1731 (Age 19 years)

MarriagePriscilla LockeView this family
about 1732 (Age 20 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Thorne Sr.
November 15, 1737 (Age 25 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Gilliam
November 22, 1737 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#1Joseph Shemwell
before 1749 (Age 37 years)

Birth of a son
#2William Shemwell
before 1755 (Age 43 years)

Death of a fatherIsaac Shemwell
after 1760 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 42 years)

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 - http://goo.gl/SiIuNc
Birth of a son
#3Elisha Shemwell
between 1756 and 1765 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph Shemwell
July 17, 1766 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Priscilla Shemwell
before 1767 (Age 55 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5Rebeckah Hannah Shemwell
before 1767 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Mary Shemwell
before 1767 (Age 55 years)

Church Registry - St. Mary's County, Maryland, USA
Listed as member of All Faith Church
1769 (Age 57 years)

Will 1774 (Age 62 years)
Note: Will states that Derbyshire (130 acres) as his land and manor. Also owns land called Clark's Hope(202 acres) . Priscilla inherits all land that is Derbyshire and Clark's Hope, bed & furniture upon her death Joseph gets choice of land and rest to be divided between William and Elisha.
Death December 1774 (Age 62 years)
Note: Probate 02 JAN 1775
Last change February 2, 201919:57:06

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: before 1727St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
-14 years
himself
14 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
brother
Family with Priscilla Locke - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1732St. Mary's, Maryland, United States
18 years
son
7 years
son
William Shemwell
Birth: before 1755 43 39
Death: before May 1790North Carolina, United States
11 years
son
12 years
daughter
1 year
daughter
1 year
daughter

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