The Shemwell Family

Shandy Walker HollandAge: 52 years17861838

Shandy Walker Holland
Given names
Shandy Walker
Birth about 1786 43 42

Birth of a sisterMargaret Holland
about 1788 (Age 2 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 7 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 17 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 26 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 -
Death of a sisterMargaret Holland
before 1816 (Age 30 years)

Death of a motherMary Walker
June 8, 1821 (Age 35 years)
Death of a brotherMichael Holland
about 1825 (Age 39 years)
Death of a brotherMajor Holland
August 7, 1831 (Age 45 years)

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 46 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 49 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 -
Death of a brotherHezikiah Holland
about 1837 (Age 51 years)

Death February 13, 1838 (Age 52 years)

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Marriage: February 20, 1765Goochland, Virginia, United States
7 months
elder sister
Sally Holland
Birth: September 8, 1765 23 21Goochland, Virginia, United States
23 months
elder sister
Rachel Holland
Birth: August 3, 1767 25 23Goochland, Virginia, United States
4 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
23 months
elder brother
13 months
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
4 years
3 years
younger sister

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