The Shemwell Family

Margaret Delana “Maggie” JonesAge: 38 years18621901

Name
Margaret Delana “Maggie” Jones
Given names
Margaret Delana
Surname
Jones
Married name
Margaret Delana Payne
Nickname
Maggie
Birth December 14, 1862

MarriageRichard A PayneView this family
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Birth of a daughter
#1Maggie L Payne

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a daughter
#2Tennessee Callie “Tennie” Payne
1897 (Age 34 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 35 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Birth of a son
#3George B Payne
August 24, 1899 (Age 36 years)
Death of a sonGeorge B Payne
February 9, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a sonGeorge B Payne
after February 9, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Cemetery: Jago Cemetery
Death of a daughterMaggie L Payne
June 25, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a daughterMaggie L Payne
after June 25, 1901 (Age 38 years)
Cemetery: Jago Cemetery
Death June 26, 1901 (Age 38 years)

Burial after June 26, 1901
Cemetery: Jago Cemetery
Family with Richard A Payne - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage:
daughter
daughter
3 years
son
George B Payne
Birth: August 24, 1899 48 36Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 9, 1901Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

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