The Shemwell Family

Daniel Jefferson HammondAge: 33 years18301863

Daniel Jefferson Hammond
Given names
Daniel Jefferson
Birth January 31, 1830
Birth of a brotherJoseph G Hammond
1832 (Age 23 months)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 23 months)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 5 years)
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 -
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 15 years)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution -
MarriageMary Elizabeth RhymesView this family
June 24, 1849 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Virginia Ann “Bama” Hammond
August 1852 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Elizabeth Danalee “Bettie” Hammond
August 28, 1852 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3William Allen Hammond
March 15, 1857 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 26 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Census June 25, 1860 (Age 30 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Allen Hammond
November 4, 1862 (Age 32 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4Mary Evelyn “Eva” Hammond
August 10, 1863 (Age 33 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 31 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War -
Death September 8, 1863 (Age 33 years)
Last change January 5, 202111:04:29

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
3 years
younger brother
Joseph G Hammond
Birth: 1832Mississippi, United States
Death: November 3, 1866New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Family with Mary Elizabeth Rhymes - View this family
Marriage: June 24, 1849Franklin, Louisiana, United States
3 years
Virginia Ann “Bama” Hammond
Birth: August 1852 22 19New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Death: February 8, 1941Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, United States
1 month
5 years
William Allen Hammond
Birth: March 15, 1857 27 24Louisiana, United States
Death: November 4, 1862
6 years

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Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Daniel Jefferson Hammonds - Household

Franklin, Louisiana

D J Hammondhead30MWFarmerMS
Mary E Hammondwife27FWMS
Virginia A Hammonddaughter9FWLA
Elizabeth Hammonddaughter6FWLA
W A Hammondson3MWLA
Joseph G Hammondbrother28MWMS