The Shemwell Family

Nicholas S OrmeAge: 29 years18561886

Nicholas S Orme
Given names
Nicholas S
Birth August 31, 1856 34 33

Birth of a daughter
#1Gertie Orme

Birth of a daughter
#2Addie Orme

Birth of a daughter
#3Lela Orme

Birth of a daughter
#4Jewell Orme

Birth of a daughter
#5Lena Orme

Birth of a son
#6Wed Orme

Birth of a son
#7Melvin Orme

Birth of a son
#8Vernon Orme

Birth of a brotherThomas Allen Orme
December 24, 1858 (Age 2 years)

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 4 months)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 10 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 10 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 12 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 18 years)
Cause: Accident shot self
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 21 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
MarriageSarah O WorthingtonView this family
August 1, 1880 (Age 23 years)
Death of a daughterAddie Orme
after 1881 (Age 24 years)

Death of a daughterJewell Orme
after 1881 (Age 24 years)

Death of a daughterLena Orme
after 1881 (Age 24 years)

Death of a sonMelvin Orme
after 1881 (Age 24 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherDrucilla Selby
June 7, 1884 (Age 27 years)
Death after 1886 (Age 29 years)

Family with parents - View this family
elder brother
William Melvin Orme
Birth: April 9, 1848 25 25
Death: September 18, 1852Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
4 years
elder brother
James Isaac Orme
Birth: October 12, 1851 29 28
Death: April 9, 1875Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
2 years
elder sister
3 years
2 years
younger brother
Family with Sarah O Worthington - View this family
Marriage: August 1, 1880Tennessee, United States

Nicholas S Orme has 58 first cousins recorded

Father's family (0)

Mother's family (58)

Parents William J Rector + Elizabeth Parham
2James A Rector18411842
3Martha A Rector18431844
4Mary C Rector18461847
5Isaac E Rector18481849
6Drucilla Rector18511852
7Simeon Rector18591860
8Tennesy Rector18611862
9Eliza Rowen Rector18631864
Parents John Parham + Elizabeth Brown
1Sarah Jane Parham18421893
3Martha G Parham18451885
6John Parham Jr.18521853
8Thomas Parham18631944
Parents William Parham + Sarah Brown
1Johnson Parham18511936
2Elizabeth T Parham18531926
3Martha J Parham18541868
4Jessie Parham18551929
5Mary E Parham18571858
7Sarah Jane Parham18601940
8Lucy A Parham18621911
10William A Parham18651874
11Alice Parham18681868
12Lafayette Parham18681868
13James 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