The Shemwell Family

Mary Louise HarrisonAge: 60 years18561916

Mary Louise Harrison
Given names
Mary Louise
Married name
Mary Louise Turnbull
Birth January 25, 1856
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Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 11 months)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 5 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 -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 10 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 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 -
MarriageRobert TurnbullView this family
December 17, 1874 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a son
#1George Harrison Turnbull
October 20, 1878 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 42 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 -
Marriage of a childGeorge Harrison TurnbullEthel ShemwellView this family
November 29, 1906 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1George Harrison Turnbull
January 24, 1908 (Age 51 years)
Death of a grandsonGeorge Harrison Turnbull
September 20, 1910 (Age 54 years)
Burial of a grandsonGeorge Harrison Turnbull
after September 20, 1910 (Age 54 years)
Cemetery: Miller Cemetery
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 59 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death September 26, 1916 (Age 60 years)

Burial after September 26, 1916
Address: Plot: Sec 3, Lot 1-4,13-16
Cemetery: Oakwood Cemetery
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Robert Turnbull
Birth: January 11, 1850Lawrenceville, Brunswick, Virginia, United States
Death: January 22, 1920Virginia, United States
Marriage: December 17, 1874Brunswick, Virginia, United States
4 years
George Harrison Turnbull
Birth: October 20, 1878 28 22Lawrenceville, Brunswick, Virginia, United States
Death: June 27, 1947Vigo, Indiana, United States

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