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Emily KellyAge: 27 years18501878

Emily Kelly
Given names
Birth December 8, 1850 52 22
Death of a fatherWilliam Kelly
November 5, 1851 (Age 10 months)
Marriage of a parentLemuel Carter KittrellLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
Type: Civil marriage
October 9, 1852 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a half-sisterNancy Elizabeth “Betty” Kittrell
September 10, 1853 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a half-sisterSarah Vandover Kittrell
January 13, 1856 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherFranklin Kittrell
1858 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 6 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Death of a half-brotherFranklin Kittrell
before 1860 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-brotherLemuel Kittrell
January 1860 (Age 9 years)
Census September 8, 1860 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-brotherAmos Ponder Kittrell
calculated 1864 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 10 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 -
Marriage of a parentNimrod CappsLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
November 3, 1867 (Age 16 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 16 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 16 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 18 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 -
Death of a half-brotherAmos Ponder Kittrell
March 18, 1870 (Age 19 years)
Marriage of a parentJohn Moses EudaleyLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
after 1876 (Age 25 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 27 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Death May 8, 1878 (Age 27 years)

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

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Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Lemuel Carter Kittrell - Household

Doniphan, Ripley, MO

Lemuel Kittrellhead55MWFarmerKY
Lurannah Kittrellwife33FWTN
P Kittrelldaughter18FWMO
Emily Kellystep-daughter10FWMO
E Kittrelldaughter6FWMO
Sarah Kittrelldaughter5FWMO
L Kittrellson9mMWMO
John Clark28MSmithKY
E Thomas19FDomesticUNK