The Shemwell Family

Druscilla Elizabeth OrmeAge: 56 years18651922

Druscilla Elizabeth Orme
Given names
Druscilla Elizabeth
Birth August 30, 1865 43 42
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 16 months)
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 months)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 3 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 brotherJames Isaac Orme
April 9, 1875 (Age 9 years)
Cause: Accident shot self
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 12 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 23, 1880 (Age 14 years)
Death of a fatherWillaim Taylor Orme
January 20, 1883 (Age 17 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherDrucilla Selby
June 7, 1884 (Age 18 years)
Death of a motherMartha Ann Parham
May 20, 1890 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 32 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 50 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 51 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 52 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 June 12, 1922 (Age 56 years)
Last change January 6, 202016:45:22

by: Barry Shemwell
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elder brother
William Melvin Orme
Birth: April 9, 1848 25 25Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 18, 1852Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
4 years
elder brother
James Isaac Orme
Birth: October 12, 1851 29 28Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: April 9, 1875Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Thomas Allen Orme
Birth: December 24, 1858 36 36Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 15, 1948Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
7 years
Druscilla Elizabeth Orme
Birth: August 30, 1865 43 42Tennessee, United States
Death: June 12, 1922Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

Druscilla Elizabeth Orme has 57 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (57)

Parents William J Rector + Elizabeth Parham
2James A Rector18411860
3Martha Ann Rector18431915
4Mary C Rector18461925
Parents John Parham + Elizabeth Brown
1Sarah Jane Parham18421893
3Martha G Parham18451885
6John Parham Jr.18521853
8Thomas Parham18631944
Parents William “Bill” Parham + Sarah Brown
1Johnson Parham18511936
2Martha Jane Parham18521935
4Jessie Parham18551929
6Sarah Jane Parham18601940
7Lucy A Parham18621911
10Alice Parham18681868
11Lafayette Parham18681868
12James Emmett Parham18691944
Parents Isaac Parham + Stacy Emma Taylor
1Mary E Parham18541868
2Martha J Parham18571858
3Stacy Parham18601878
4Melinda Parham18661884
5Sarah E Parham18681886
Parents James Washington Parham + Martha Elizabeth Stephens
3James Edwin Parham18611894
4Nancy Beaty Parham18641865
Parents Allen Parham + Mary Elizabeth Jones
2Mary Parham1865
Parents Allen Parham + Nancy Ashley
1Allen Parham Jr.18731904
2Mattie Parham18741888
3James Parham1860
Parents William Andrew Dial + Mary Parham
1James A Dial18531854
3Mary Frances Dial18601918
4Alice Dial18661898
5Ida Dial18681897
7Ballard Dial18861893
8Ella Dial1857
9Louisa Dial1857
11Walter Dial1858
12William Dial1858
Census1880 United States - Census transcript - Willaim Taylor Orme - Household

Cumberland, Tennessee

Orme, Willaim TWM57headMFarmerTNTNTN
Orme, MarthaWF56wifeMKeeping HouseTNTNKY
Orme, NicholasWM24sonSWorks on farmTNTNTN
Orme, ThomasWM20sonSWorks on farmTNTNTN
Orme, DruscillaWF13daughterSAt HomeTNTNTN
Parham, DrucillaWF73mother in lawWdKYVAVA