The Shemwell Family

Johnson ParhamAge: 85 years18511936

Name
Johnson Parham
Given names
Johnson
Surname
Parham
Birth June 4, 1851 25 24
MarriageMartha TollettView this family
unknown

Birth of a son
#1William Parham

Birth of a daughter
#2Temple Parham

Birth of a daughter
#3Emma Parham

Birth of a son
#4Brown Parham

Birth of a son
#5Allen Parham

Birth of a daughter
#6Crecia Parham

Birth of a sisterElizabeth T Parham
December 26, 1853 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a sisterMartha J Parham
about 1854 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherJessie Parham
November 9, 1855 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterMary E Parham
September 30, 1857 (Age 6 years)

Death of a sisterMary E Parham
July 17, 1858 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterMary Emaline Parham
April 8, 1859 (Age 7 years)

Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 5 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a sisterSarah Jane Parham
August 29, 1860 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a sisterLucy A Parham
March 12, 1862 (Age 10 years)

Birth of a sisterCarrie Drucilla Parham
March 9, 1864 (Age 12 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 9 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Birth of a brotherWilliam A Parham
December 12, 1865 (Age 14 years)

Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 15 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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 15 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a sisterAlice Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a brotherLafayette Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 17 years)

Death of a sisterAlice Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 17 years)
Death of a brotherLafayette Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 17 years)
Death of a sisterMartha J Parham
after 1868 (Age 16 years)

Birth of a brotherJames Emmett Parham
May 25, 1869 (Age 17 years)

Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 17 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Death of a motherSarah Brown
June 1, 1872 (Age 20 years)
MarriageCarrie Frances WorthingtonView this family
before 1873 (Age 21 years)

Birth of a daughter
#7Sarah Parham
about 1873 (Age 21 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam A Parham
October 5, 1874 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#8James Robert Parham
August 7, 1875 (Age 24 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 26 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Birth of a son
#9Lafayette Parham
August 1, 1883 (Age 32 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherDrucilla Selby
June 7, 1884 (Age 33 years)
Death of a daughterTemple Parham
after 1887 (Age 35 years)

Death of a daughterEmma Parham
after 1887 (Age 35 years)

Death of a daughterCrecia Parham
after 1887 (Age 35 years)

Death of a daughterSarah Parham
after 1887 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10Ida E Parham
May 21, 1891 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sonWilliam Parham
after 1891 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sonBrown Parham
after 1891 (Age 39 years)

Death of a sonAllen Parham
after 1891 (Age 39 years)

Birth of a daughter
#11Croshia H Parham
May 3, 1892 (Age 40 years)

Death of a daughterCroshia H Parham
May 19, 1892 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#12Johnnie Parham
June 6, 1893 (Age 42 years)

Death of a sonJohnnie Parham
June 13, 1893 (Age 42 years)
Death of a daughterIda E Parham
June 13, 1896 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 46 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Marriage of a childJames Robert ParhamDona HinchView this family
October 4, 1903 (Age 52 years)
Death of a wifeCarrie Frances Worthington
October 20, 1907 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1Sallie Lennas Parham
December 7, 1909 (Age 58 years)
Death of a granddaughterSallie Lennas Parham
June 26, 1910 (Age 59 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Parham
November 15, 1910 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sisterLucy A Parham
March 23, 1911 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Carl Parham
April 9, 1911 (Age 59 years)
Death of a grandsonCarl Parham
July 1, 1911 (Age 60 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 64 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 65 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 66 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 grandson
#3William Parham
September 6, 1919 (Age 68 years)

Death of a sonJames Robert Parham
August 1, 1926 (Age 75 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth T Parham
September 26, 1926 (Age 75 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 78 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
Death of a brotherJessie Parham
November 3, 1929 (Age 78 years)
Death June 19, 1936 (Age 85 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
3 years
younger sister
1 year
younger sister
22 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
Mary E Parham
Birth: September 30, 1857 32 30
Death: July 17, 1858Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
18 months
younger sister
17 months
younger sister
18 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Carrie Drucilla Parham
Birth: March 9, 1864 38 37
Death: November 7, 1936Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger brother
William A Parham
Birth: December 12, 1865 40 38
Death: October 5, 1874Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister
Alice Parham
Birth: July 23, 1868 42 41
Death: July 23, 1868Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
younger brother
Lafayette Parham
Birth: July 23, 1868 42 41
Death: July 23, 1868Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
10 months
younger brother
James Emmett Parham
Birth: May 25, 1869 43 42
Death: November 1, 1944Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Family with Carrie Frances Worthington - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: before 1873
son
daughter
daughter
son
son
daughter
daughter
Sarah Parham
Birth: about 1873 21 20Tennessee, United States
Death: after 1887Tennessee, United States
3 years
son
James Robert Parham
Birth: August 7, 1875 24 22Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: August 1, 1926Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
8 years
son
8 years
daughter
Ida E Parham
Birth: May 21, 1891 39 38
Death: June 13, 1896Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
11 months
daughter
Croshia H Parham
Birth: May 3, 1892 40 39
Death: May 19, 1892Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
13 months
son
Johnnie Parham
Birth: June 6, 1893 42 40
Death: June 13, 1893Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Family with Martha Tollett - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:

Johnson Parham has 50 first cousins recorded

Father's family (50)

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 Willaim Taylor Orme + Martha Ann Parham
2James Isaac Orme18511875
3Mary Tennesse Orme18531895
4Nicholas S Orme18561886
5Thomas Allen Orme18581948
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

Mother's family (0)