The Shemwell Family

Nancy Elizabeth “Betty” KittrellAge: 28 years18531882

Name
Nancy Elizabeth “Betty” Kittrell
Given names
Nancy Elizabeth
Nickname
Betty
Surname
Kittrell
Married name
Nancy Elizabeth Pulliam
Birth September 10, 1853 48 25
Birth of a sisterSarah Vandover Kittrell
January 13, 1856 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherFranklin Kittrell
1858 (Age 4 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 3 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Death of a brotherFranklin Kittrell
before 1860 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherLemuel Kittrell
January 1860 (Age 6 years)
Census September 8, 1860 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherAmos Ponder Kittrell
calculated 1864 (Age 10 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 7 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 fatherLemuel Carter Kittrell
June 5, 1865 (Age 11 years)
Marriage of a parentNimrod CappsLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
November 3, 1867 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 13 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 13 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
MarriageJohn William PulliamView this family
December 20, 1868 (Age 15 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 15 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 of a brotherAmos Ponder Kittrell
March 18, 1870 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Thomas Lemuel Pulliam
August 24, 1870 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Lurannah Ann “Lourainy” Pulliam
June 20, 1872 (Age 18 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3Emily Birdie Pulliam
August 30, 1874 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Sarah Belle Pulliam
February 21, 1876 (Age 22 years)
Marriage of a parentJohn Moses EudaleyLurannah Lawrana PonderView this family
after 1876 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a daughter
#5Ethel Miami Kittrell
February 14, 1878 (Age 24 years)
Death of a half-sisterEmily Kelly
May 8, 1878 (Age 24 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 24 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a son
#6Benjamin Marvin Pulliam
May 23, 1880 (Age 26 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Vandover Kittrell
January 7, 1881 (Age 27 years)
Death May 2, 1882 (Age 28 years)
Cause of death: Tuberculosis
Last change November 30, 201610:26:48

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 9, 1852Ripley, Missouri, United States
11 months
herself
2 years
younger sister
Sarah Vandover Kittrell
Birth: January 13, 1856 50 27Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: January 7, 1881Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
3 years
younger brother
Franklin Kittrell
Birth: 1858 52 29Doniphan, Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: before 1860Ripley, Missouri, United States
2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
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
Family with John William Pulliam - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 20, 1868Ripley, Missouri, United States
20 months
son
Thomas Lemuel Pulliam
Birth: August 24, 1870 22 16Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: December 6, 1967Ripley, Missouri, United States
22 months
daughter
Lurannah Ann “Lourainy” Pulliam
Birth: June 20, 1872 24 18Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: December 21, 1956Jonesboro, Craighead, Arkansas, United States
2 years
daughter
Emily Birdie Pulliam
Birth: August 30, 1874 26 20Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: May 28, 1973San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
18 months
daughter
Sarah Belle Pulliam
Birth: February 21, 1876 28 22Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: August 24, 1962Walnut Ridge, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States
2 years
daughter
Ethel Miami Kittrell
Birth: February 14, 1878 30 24Missouri, United States
Death: April 11, 1964Missouri, United States
2 years
son
Benjamin Marvin Pulliam
Birth: May 23, 1880 32 26Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: May 21, 1922Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States

Nancy Elizabeth “Betty” Kittrell has 31 first cousins recorded

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

Doniphan, Ripley, MO

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