The Shemwell Family

Henrietta Jane SexsonAge: 19 years18471866

Name
Henrietta Jane Sexson
Given names
Henrietta Jane
Surname
Sexson
Birth January 3, 1847 25 21
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Birth of a brotherWinfield Scott Sexson
February 20, 1849 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Laura Sexson
March 24, 1852 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Joel Sexson
July 17, 1853 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherJoel Mallicoat Sexson
September 7, 1854 (Age 7 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherJincy Mallicoat
August 10, 1855 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJames David Sexson
January 15, 1856 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Virginia Sexson
August 15, 1858 (Age 11 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 9 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a brotherElmore Jefferson “Elmer” Sexson
May 6, 1861 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha Marie Sexson
September 18, 1864 (Age 17 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherDavid Acuff
March 18, 1865 (Age 18 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 14 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Death November 20, 1866 (Age 19 years)
Census June 1, 1870 (3 years after death)
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father
mother
Marriage: March 15, 1842Monroe, Indiana, United States
4 years
elder brother
Sarah Sexson
Birth: estimated 1845 23 19Indiana, United States
Death: March 14, 1899
2 years
herself
Henrietta Jane Sexson
Birth: January 3, 1847 25 21Monroe, Indiana, United States
Death: November 20, 1866Shelby, Illinois, United States
2 years
younger brother
Winfield Scott Sexson
Birth: February 20, 1849 27 23Monroe, Indiana, United States
Death: October 22, 1914Coles, Illinois, United States
3 years
younger sister
Elizabeth Laura Sexson
Birth: March 24, 1852 30 26Monroe, Indiana, United States
Death: December 29, 1880
16 months
younger brother
William Joel Sexson
Birth: July 17, 1853 31 27Greene, Indiana, United States
Death: April 27, 1943Greene, Indiana, United States
14 months
younger brother
Joel Mallicoat Sexson
Birth: September 7, 1854 32 28Monroe, Indiana, United States
Death: July 2, 1909
16 months
younger brother
James David Sexson
Birth: January 15, 1856 34 30Indian Creek, Monroe, Indiana, United States
Death: January 17, 1887Lenora, Norton, Kansas, United States
3 years
younger sister
Mary Virginia Sexson
Birth: August 15, 1858 36 32Indiana, United States
Death: April 19, 1901Shelby, Illinois, United States
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Commodore P Sexson
Birth: February 25, 1868 46 42Shelby, Illinois, United States
Death: July 2, 1955Shelby, Illinois, United States
20 months
younger brother
Isaac William Sexson
Birth: November 1, 1869 47 44Shelby, Illinois, United States
Death: August 27, 1892Shelby, Illinois, United States

Henrietta Jane Sexson has 0 first cousins recorded

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Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Lemuel A Sexson - Household

Illinois

NameAgeSexRaceOccupationAssetsBirthplaceParBmthMmthEduInfirm
Lemuel Sexson48MWFarmerKY
Mary Sexson44FWTN
Sarah Sexson24MWIN
Henrietta Sexson22FWIN
Winfield Sexson20MWIN
Joel Sexson16MWIN
Elizabeth Sexson18FWIN
James Sexson14MWIN
Mary Sexson11FWIN
Jefferson Sexson8MWIN
Martha Sexson6FWIN
Williamson Sexson1MWIL
Comochose Sexson2MWIL