The Shemwell Family

Jincy MallicoatAge: 55 years17991855

Jincy Mallicoat
Given names
Married name
Jincy Acuff
Birth December 17, 1799
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 3 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 12 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 -
MarriageDavid AcuffView this family
November 8, 1820 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Elizabeth Acuff
December 8, 1821 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#2George Acuff
January 1, 1823 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Mary “Polly” Acuff
October 29, 1825 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Sarah Acuff
January 1, 1828 (Age 28 years)

Birth of a son
#5Arnold Acuff
1830 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 32 years)
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 35 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 -
Marriage of a childLemuel A SexsonMary “Polly” AcuffView this family
March 15, 1842 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Sarah Sexson
estimated 1845 (Age 45 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Henrietta Sexson
estimated 1847 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childJames C FreemanSarah AcuffView this family
November 4, 1847 (Age 47 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 46 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 -
Birth of a grandson
#3Winfield Scott Sexson
1849 (Age 49 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#4Elizabeth Sexson
estimated 1851 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5Joel Sexson
estimated 1853 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6James Sexson
estimated 1855 (Age 55 years)
Death August 10, 1855 (Age 55 years)
Family with David Acuff - View this family
Marriage: November 8, 1820Grainger, Tennessee, United States
13 months
Elizabeth Acuff
Birth: December 8, 1821 21 21Tennessee, United States
Death: November 5, 1890Whitehall, Owen, Indiana, United States
13 months
3 years
2 years
3 years

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