The Shemwell Family

Joshua Brock1703

Joshua Brock
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Birth 1703 23 2
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Birth of a son
#1George Brock
1726 (Age 23 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#1Catherine “Ellen” Brock
1744 (Age 41 years)
Death of a motherKatherine Napier
before 1751 (Age 48 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Brock
about 1752 (Age 49 years)
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The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763 (Age 51 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 -
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 72 years)

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 -
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The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 72 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 90 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
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The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 100 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Death of a granddaughterCatherine “Ellen” Brock
1810 (Age 107 years)
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War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 109 years)

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 -

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Katherine Napier
Birth: October 12, 1700New Kent, Virginia, United States
Death: before 1751Albemarle, Virginia, United States
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