The Shemwell Family

Kennon ParhamAge: 81 years17621843

Kennon Parham
Given names
Birth September 7, 1762 30

Historical Event
The French & Indian War
between 1754 and 1763

Note: The French and Indian War is the American name for the North American theater of the Seven Years War, fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France -
Birth of a brotherJohn “Jack” Parham Jr.
1764 (Age 15 months)
Birth of a brotherIsham Parham
about 1770 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a sisterNancy Parham
about 1775 (Age 12 years)

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1775 and 1776 (Age 12 years)

Note: In 1775, there was an epidemic of unknown cause in North America (especially New England,) followed in 1775-1776 by what is described as one of the worst worldwide influenza epidemics -
Birth of a sisterMary Parham
about 1776 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a brotherThomas Parham
1777 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a sisterHollyberry Parham
1778 (Age 15 years)

Birth of a sisterMildred “Milly” Parham
1779 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The American Revolution
from 1775 to 1783 (Age 12 years)

Note: The Thirteen American Colonies broke from the British Empire and formed the independent nation, the United States of America -
Birth of a sisterFrances Parham
1784 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a brotherDickson Parham
1787 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a sisterLucy Harriet Parham
May 10, 1791 (Age 28 years)
Address: Wilkes ?
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798 (Age 30 years)
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 40 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Death of a fatherJohn Parham
before 1807 (Age 44 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 49 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 -
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 69 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Death of a brotherIsham Parham
September 1, 1835 (Age 72 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 73 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 November 3, 1843 (Age 81 years)
Family with parents - View this family
elder sister
3 years
Kennon Parham
Birth: September 7, 1762 30
Death: November 3, 1843Granville, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
7 years
younger brother
Isham Parham
Birth: about 1770 38
Death: September 1, 1835Elbert, Georgia, United States
6 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Mildred “Milly” Parham
Birth: 1779 47North Carolina, United States
Death: 1855Sabine, Texas, United States
6 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Dickson Parham
Birth: 1787 55
Death: 1860Monroe, Mississippi, United States
4 years
younger sister
Lucy Harriet Parham
Birth: May 10, 1791 59Granville, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 15, 1856Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

Kennon Parham has 0 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (0)