The Shemwell Family

Evalesta ParhamAge: 73 years18711944

Evalesta Parham
Given names
Married name
Evalesta Kemmer
Birth March 13, 1871 23 22

MarriageRobert E KemmerView this family

Birth of a sisterLunetta Parham
August 29, 1873 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn C Parham
about 1878 (Age 6 years)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 6 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a brotherJames Oscar Parham
about 1879 (Age 7 years)

Birth of a brotherWilliam Hughlon Parham
March 26, 1882 (Age 11 years)

Birth of a brotherFloyd Parham
October 6, 1884 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a brotherWilker Parham
October 28, 1887 (Age 16 years)

Birth of a son
#1Charles Oscar Kemmer
September 29, 1894 (Age 23 years)

Death of a brotherJohn C Parham
after 1895 (Age 23 years)

Death of a brotherJames Oscar Parham
after 1896 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 27 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 -
Birth of a daughter
#2Jennie O Kemmer
July 10, 1902 (Age 31 years)

Death of a sisterLunetta Parham
after 1905 (Age 33 years)
Death of a brotherFloyd Parham
after 1906 (Age 34 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Brown
July 29, 1913 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 44 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a brotherWilker Parham
after 1917 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 45 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 46 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 of a fatherWilliam Johnson Parham
June 7, 1919 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Estes Ray
November 26, 1923 (Age 52 years)

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 58 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 70 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 -
Death July 25, 1944 (Age 73 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: about 1869
2 years
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
William Hughlon Parham
Birth: March 26, 1882 34 33
Death: April 16, 1963Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger brother
Floyd Parham
Birth: October 6, 1884 36 35
Death: after 1906San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States
3 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Vivian Dunbar - View this family
Family with Robert E Kemmer - View this family
Charles Oscar Kemmer
Birth: September 29, 1894 26 23
Death: July 23, 1975Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
8 years
Jennie O Kemmer
Birth: July 10, 1902 34 31
Death: February 15, 1976Cumberland, Tennessee, United States

Evalesta Parham has 36 first cousins recorded