The Shemwell Family

Amos Ponder KittrellAge: 6 years18641870

Name
Amos Ponder Kittrell
Given names
Amos Ponder
Surname
Kittrell
Birth calculated 1864 58 35
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
Death of a fatherLemuel Carter Kittrell
June 5, 1865 (Age 17 months)
Marriage of a parentNimrod CappsLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
November 3, 1867 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 3 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 3 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 5 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
Death March 18, 1870 (Age 6 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Pioneer Cemetery
Last change November 27, 201610:05:28

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 9, 1852Ripley, Missouri, United States
11 months
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
Sarah Vandover Kittrell
Birth: January 13, 1856 50 27Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: January 7, 1881Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
3 years
elder brother
Franklin Kittrell
Birth: 1858 52 29Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: before 1860Ripley, Missouri, United States
2 years
elder brother
5 years
himself
Amos Ponder Kittrell
Birth: calculated 1864 58 35Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: March 18, 1870Ripley, Missouri, United States
Father’s family with Elizabeth M Waugh - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: about 1826
6 years
half-sister
5 years
half-brother
half-sister
half-sister
Mother’s family with William Kelly - View this family
step-father
William Kelly
Birth: April 21, 1798Tennessee, United States
Death: November 5, 1851Ripley, Missouri, United States
mother
Marriage: before 1850
11 months
half-sister
Emily Kelly
Birth: December 8, 1850 52 22Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: May 8, 1878
Mother’s family with Nimrod Capps - View this family
step-father
Nimrod Capps
Birth: June 21, 1806Tennessee, United States
Death: March 18, 1876Randolph, Arkansas, United States
mother
Marriage: November 3, 1867Randolph, Arkansas, United States
Mother’s family with John Moses Eudaley - View this family
step-father
John Moses Eudaley
Birth: November 17, 1810Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
Death: January 9, 1900Butler, Missouri, United States
mother
Marriage: after 1876
Mother’s family with William C Hall - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: February 6, 1845Ripley, Missouri, United States

Amos Ponder Kittrell has 31 first cousins recorded