The Shemwell Family

Crecia Mae ParhamAge: 75 years19081984

Name
Crecia Mae Parham
Given names
Crecia Mae
Surname
Parham
Married name
Crecia Mae Wisdom
Birth October 13, 1908 25 20
Census April 6, 1910 (Age 17 months)
Birth of a sisterMaude Parham
February 25, 1911 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherLeanard Craven Parham
January 13, 1913 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherLigue Johnson Parham
May 11, 1915 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 7 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 8 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 9 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Birth of a brotherWilliam Sunday “Bill” Parham
September 6, 1919 (Age 10 years)
Census January 6, 1920 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterAmanda Frances Parham
October 13, 1922 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherJoseph Taylor “Joe” Parham
March 25, 1925 (Age 16 years)
Associate: Rex Tollett Parham
Birth of a brotherRex Tollett Parham
March 25, 1925 (Age 16 years)
Associate: Joseph Taylor “Joe” Parham
MarriageJesse Samuel WisdomView this family
November 5, 1927 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#1James Earl Wisdom
August 19, 1928 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 20 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 13, 1930 (Age 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohnson M Parham
June 19, 1936 (Age 27 years)
Census May 9, 1940 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 33 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death of a fatherJesse Lafayette “Fate” Parham
January 8, 1951 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 41 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a brotherLeanard Craven Parham
January 5, 1961 (Age 52 years)
Death of a motherNancy Jane Tollett
May 22, 1971 (Age 62 years)
Death of a husbandJesse Samuel Wisdom
March 17, 1972 (Age 63 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 37 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a brotherWilliam Sunday “Bill” Parham
July 12, 1977 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sonJames Earl Wisdom
March 18, 1981 (Age 72 years)
Death February 3, 1984 (Age 75 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Old Orchard Cemetery
Last change July 15, 202113:25:37

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 8, 1905Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
1 year
elder sister
Myrble Lois Parham
Birth: August 8, 1906 23 18Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 16, 1985Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
2 years
herself
Crecia Mae Parham
Birth: October 13, 1908 25 20Tennessee, United States
Death: February 3, 1984Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger sister
Maude Parham
Birth: February 25, 1911 27 23Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death:
23 months
younger brother
Leanard Craven Parham
Birth: January 13, 1913 29 25Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 5, 1961Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Ligue Johnson Parham
Birth: May 11, 1915 31 27Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 21, 1998Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
4 years
younger brother
William Sunday “Bill” Parham
Birth: September 6, 1919 36 31Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 12, 1977Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister
Amanda Frances Parham
Birth: October 13, 1922 39 34Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 27, 2005Lebanon, Wilson, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger brother
Joseph Taylor “Joe” Parham
Birth: March 25, 1925 41 37Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: January 19, 2003Livingston, Overton, Tennessee, United States
younger brother
Rex Tollett Parham
Birth: March 25, 1925 41 37Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 12, 2003Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
Family with Jesse Samuel Wisdom - View this family
husband
Jesse Samuel Wisdom
Birth: November 27, 1898 23 20Petersburg, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 17, 1972Shelbyville, Bedford, Tennessee, United States
herself
Crecia Mae Parham
Birth: October 13, 1908 25 20Tennessee, United States
Death: February 3, 1984Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Marriage: November 5, 1927Franklin, Tennessee, United States
9 months
son
James Earl Wisdom
Birth: August 19, 1928 29 19Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 18, 1981Crossville, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

Crecia Mae Parham has 7 first cousins recorded

Father's family (7)

Parents James Robert Parham + Dona Hinch
2Dora Mabel Parham19062003
3Arius Earl Parham19081990
6Carl Parham19111911
7James E Parham19131993

Mother's family (0)

Census1910 United States - Census transcript - Jesse Lafayette “Fate” Parham - Household

Cumberland, Tennessee

NameRelationSexRaceAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmNatLangOccupationIndEmpUnempUnempRWSchHomeMortFarmCWBlindDeaf
Parham, Jesse LheadMW26M4TNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Parham, Nancy JwifeFW23M422TNTNTN
Parham, MyrbledaughterFW3STNTNTN
Parham, Crecia MdaughterFW1-6mSTNTNTN

Census1920 United States - Census transcript - Jesse Lafayette “Fate” Parham - Household

Cumberland, Tennessee

NameRelationHomeMortSexRaceAgeConditionImmNatNatYSchoolRWBPLangFBPFather langMBPMother langEngOccupationIndEmp
Parham, FateheadMW36MTNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Parham, NancywifeFW32MTNTNTN
Parham, MyrbledaughterFW13STNTNTN
Parham, MaydaughterFW11STNTNTN
Parham, MaudedaughterFW8STNTNTN
Parham, LeanardsonMW6MTNTNTN
Parham, LiguesonMW4-7mSTNTNTN
Parham, BilliesonMW4mSTNTNTN

Census1930 United States - Census transcript - Jesse Lafayette “Fate” Parham - Household

Highway 28 Cumberland, Tennessee

NameRelationHomeV/RRadioFarmSexRaceAgeCondAMSchoolR/WBPFBPMBPLangImmNatEngOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkUnempVetWar
Parham, Fayette LheadMW49M23TNTNTNFarmerGeneral Farm
Parham, NancywifeFW44M18TNTNTN
Parham, MaudedaughterFW19STNTNTN
Parham, LeanardsonMW17STNTNTN
Parham, LiguesonMW15STNTNTN
Parham, BillsonMW11STNTNTN
Parham, MandydaughterFW8STNTNTN
Parham, TaylorsonMW5STNTNTN
Parham, TollettsonMW5STNTNTN
Wisdom, Jessson in lawMW34M22TNTNTNTruck DriverDairy
Wisdom, MaedaughterFW21M19TNTNTN
Wisdom, EarlgrandsonMW11mSTNTNTN

Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Mary Caldonia “Donie” Bradford - Household

Harms-pearl City Road Lincoln, Tennessee

NameInfoRelationHomeV/RFarmSexRaceAgeCondSchoolR/WBPCityCountyStateOccupationIndustryCodeEmpWorkWagesVetWar
Wisdom, DonieheadFW61WdTNRLincolnTN
Wisdom, R MorrissonMW21STNRLincolnTNFarmerFarm
Wisdom, Jesse SsonMW40MTNRLincolnTNProprietorRestaurant
Wisdom, Crecia Mdaughter in lawFW31MTNRLincolnTN
Wisdom, James EgrandsonMW11STNRLincolnTN