The Shemwell Family

James Lafayette ParhamAge: 85 years18431929

James Lafayette Parham
Given names
James Lafayette
Birth July 10, 1843 22 28
Birth of a sisterMartha Caroline Parham
March 7, 1845 (Age 19 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohnson Parham
May 5, 1846 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Johnson Parham
October 24, 1847 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterCora Emmaline “Carrie” Parham
March 6, 1849 (Age 5 years)
Census October 5, 1850 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn W Parham
about 1852 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a brotherJesse Franklin Parham
March 1, 1855 (Age 11 years)
Census August 1, 1860 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a brotherThomas Sherman “Tom” Parham
February 3, 1863 (Age 19 years)
Death of a fatherJohnson Parham Jr
January 20, 1865 (Age 21 years)
MarriageEvelyn MillerView this family
January 9, 1870 (Age 26 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherDrucilla Selby
June 7, 1884 (Age 40 years)
Death of a sisterMartha Caroline Parham
January 9, 1885 (Age 41 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Jane Parham
October 29, 1893 (Age 50 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Betsy Brown
July 28, 1913 (Age 70 years)
Note: All living children are noted -b
Death of a brotherWilliam Johnson Parham
June 7, 1919 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherJesse Franklin Parham
May 31, 1920 (Age 76 years)
Death May 30, 1929 (Age 85 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: estimated 1841
17 months
elder sister
14 months
James Lafayette Parham
Birth: July 10, 1843 22 28Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 30, 1929Osage, Missouri, United States
20 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
16 months
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
John W Parham
Birth: about 1852 31 36Tennessee, United States
Death: June 7, 1931Seattle, King, Washington, United States
3 years
younger brother
8 years
younger brother
Family with Evelyn Miller - View this family
James Lafayette Parham
Birth: July 10, 1843 22 28Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 30, 1929Osage, Missouri, United States
Evelyn Miller
Birth: July 19, 1849Missouri, United States
Death: July 21, 1934Osage, Missouri, United States
Marriage: January 9, 1870Osage, Missouri, United States

James Lafayette Parham has 56 first cousins recorded

Father's family (56)

Parents William J Rector + Elizabeth Parham
2James A Rector18411860
3Martha Ann Rector18431915
4Mary C Rector18461925
5Isaac E Rector18481900
Parents Willaim Taylor Orme + Martha Ann “Patsy” Parham
2James Isaac Orme18511875
3Mary Tennesse Orme18531934
5Thomas Allen Orme18581948
Parents William “Bill” Parham + Sarah Brown
1Johnson M Parham18511936
2Martha Jane Parham18521935
6Sarah Jane Parham18601940
7Lucy A Parham18621911
10Alice Parham18681868
11Lafayette Parham18681868
12James Emmett Parham18691944
Parents Isaac Parham + Stacy Emma Taylor
3Stacy L Parham18591917
Parents James Washington Parham + Martha Elizabeth Stephens
3James Edwin Parham18611894
Parents Allen Parham + Mary Elizabeth Jones
1Mary Haret Parham18561940
Parents Allen Parham + Nancy Ashley
2William A Parham18661935
3Allen Parham Jr.18721943
Parents William Andrew Dial + Mary Parham
1James A Dial18531931
3Annie Louisa Dial18581914
6Nannie Bell Dial18641957
7Alice Dial18661898
8Ida Dial18681897
9Ella Dial18701969
12Walter Malcomb Dial18781954

Mother's family (0)

Census1850 United States - Census transcript - John Parham - Household

Bledsoe, Tennessee

John Parhamhead28MWFarmerTN
Elizabeth Parhamwife34FWTN
Sarah J Parhamdaughter8FWTN
James Parhamson6MWTN
Martha Parhamdaughter5FWTN
William J Parhamson3MWTN
Emmaline Parhamdaughter1FWTN

Next door to widowed mother

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Elizabeth Betsy Brown - Household

Cumberland, Tennessee

Elizabeth Parhamhead45FWHouse KeeperTN
Sarah J Parhamdaughter17FWTN
James L Parhamson15MWFarmingTN
William J Parhamson13MWTN
Carrie E Parhamdaughter11FWTN
John W Parhamson9MWTN
Jesse F Parhamson5MWTN