The Shemwell Family

Benjamin Marvin PulliamAge: 41 years18801922

Benjamin Marvin Pulliam
Given names
Benjamin Marvin
Birth May 23, 1880 32 26
Death of a motherNancy Elizabeth “Betty” Kittrell
May 2, 1882 (Age 23 months)
Cause: Tuberculosis
Death of a fatherJohn William Pulliam
October 16, 1894 (Age 14 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 17 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 -
Death of a paternal grandfatherThomas B Pulliam
February 28, 1902 (Age 21 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherLurannah Lawrana Ponder
May 30, 1903 (Age 23 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Ann Gullett
December 24, 1909 (Age 29 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 36 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 37 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
Death May 21, 1922 (Age 41 years)
Last change November 30, 201612:39:52

by: Barry Shemwell
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Marriage: December 20, 1868Ripley, Missouri, United States
20 months
elder brother
Thomas Lemuel Pulliam
Birth: August 24, 1870 22 16Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: December 6, 1967Ripley, Missouri, United States
22 months
elder sister
Lurannah Ann “Lourainy” Pulliam
Birth: June 20, 1872 24 18Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: December 21, 1956Jonesboro, Craighead, Arkansas, United States
2 years
elder sister
Emily Birdie Pulliam
Birth: August 30, 1874 26 20Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: May 28, 1973San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States
18 months
elder sister
Sarah Belle Pulliam
Birth: February 21, 1876 28 22Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: August 24, 1962Walnut Ridge, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States
2 years
elder sister
Ethel Miami Kittrell
Birth: February 14, 1878 30 24Missouri, United States
Death: April 11, 1964Missouri, United States
2 years
Benjamin Marvin Pulliam
Birth: May 23, 1880 32 26Ripley, Missouri, United States
Death: May 21, 1922Mount Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States

Benjamin Marvin Pulliam has 1 first cousin recorded

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