The Shemwell Family

Nancy Johanna Penelope HuntAge: 67 years18421909

Name
Nancy Johanna Penelope Hunt
Given names
Nancy Johanna Penelope
Surname
Hunt
Married name
Nancy Johanna Penelope Cooley
Birth August 1, 1842 45
MarriageJohn William CooleyView this family
unknown

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 3 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a brotherJames Wiseman Hunt
September 23, 1855 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 14 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 18 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Death of a fatherDaniel Durham Hunt
October 7, 1866 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 24 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 24 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 26 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 35 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a brotherLevi Bunyan Hunt
May 14, 1890 (Age 47 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 55 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
Death of a husbandJohn William Cooley
November 17, 1898 (Age 56 years)
Death of a sisterSusan Jane Hunt
1908 (Age 65 years)
Death September 29, 1909 (Age 67 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Grantsville City Cemetery
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Family
June 14, 2019

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
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elder sister
2 years
elder brother
John Alexander Hunt
Birth: May 16, 1830 33Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 23, 1913St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
3 years
elder brother
James Wiseman Hunt
Birth: November 2, 1832 35Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 23, 1855Moab, Grand, Utah, United States
3 years
elder brother
Levi Bunyan Hunt
Birth: April 22, 1835 38Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 14, 1890
23 months
elder brother
Benoni Smith Hunt
Birth: March 25, 1837 40Tennessee, United States
Death: December 8, 1918St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
3 years
elder brother
Daniel Whitmore Hunt
Birth: May 1, 1840 43Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 14, 1919St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
2 years
herself
Nancy Johanna Penelope Hunt
Birth: August 1, 1842 45Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 29, 1909Utah, United States
Father’s family with Susannah Davis - View this family
father
step-mother
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Family with John William Cooley - View this family
husband
John William Cooley
Birth: November 29, 1811New Haven, Oswego, New York, United States
Death: November 17, 1898Basin, Cassia, Idaho, United States
herself
Nancy Johanna Penelope Hunt
Birth: August 1, 1842 45Gibson, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 29, 1909Utah, United States
Marriage:
John William Cooley + Susan Jane Hunt - View this family
husband
John William Cooley
Birth: November 29, 1811New Haven, Oswego, New York, United States
Death: November 17, 1898Basin, Cassia, Idaho, United States
elder sister
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