The Shemwell Family

Lucy A ParhamAge: 49 years18621911

Name
Lucy A Parham
Given names
Lucy A
Surname
Parham
Married name
Lucy A Wilson
Birth March 12, 1862 36 35
MarriageWilliam Goodhue WilsonView this family
unknown

Birth of a son
#1Hugh Wilson

Birth of a sisterCarrie Drucilla Parham
March 9, 1864 (Age 23 months)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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 “Willie” Parham
December 12, 1865 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 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 4 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 6 years)
Birth of a brotherLafayette Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 6 years)
Death of a sisterAlice Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherLafayette Parham
July 23, 1868 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Emmett Parham
May 25, 1869 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 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
Census July 13, 1870 (Age 8 years)
Death of a motherSarah Brown
June 1, 1872 (Age 10 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam A “Willie” Parham
October 5, 1874 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death of a paternal grandmotherDrucilla Selby
June 7, 1884 (Age 22 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 36 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
Birth of a daughter
#2Lela Mae Wilson
December 2, 1901 (Age 39 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam “Bill” Parham
November 15, 1910 (Age 48 years)
Death March 23, 1911 (Age 49 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Thomas Y. Swafford Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: after October 5, 1850
8 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
Elizabeth Temperance Parham
Birth: December 26, 1853 28 26Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: September 26, 1926Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
-13 months
elder sister
Martha Jane Parham
Birth: December 9, 1852 27 25Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 3, 1935Red Bank, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
Mary Emaline Parham
Birth: April 4, 1859 33 32Sequatchie Valley, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: December 1, 1946Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
17 months
elder sister
18 months
herself
Lucy A Parham
Birth: March 12, 1862 36 35Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 23, 1911Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
2 years
younger sister
Carrie Drucilla Parham
Birth: March 9, 1864 38 37Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 7, 1936Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
21 months
younger brother
William A “Willie” Parham
Birth: December 12, 1865 40 38Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: October 5, 1874Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
3 years
younger sister
Alice Parham
Birth: July 23, 1868 42 41Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 23, 1868Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
younger brother
Lafayette Parham
Birth: July 23, 1868 42 41Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: July 23, 1868Burke, Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
10 months
younger brother
James Emmett Parham
Birth: May 25, 1869 43 42Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 1, 1944Cumberland, Tennessee, United States
Family with William Goodhue Wilson - View this family
husband
William Goodhue Wilson
Birth: August 25, 1865Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: November 9, 1921Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
herself
Lucy A Parham
Birth: March 12, 1862 36 35Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 23, 1911Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Marriage:
daughter
Lela Mae Wilson
Birth: December 2, 1901 36 39Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
Death: May 29, 1988Pikeville, Bledsoe, Tennessee, United States
son

Lucy A Parham has 51 first cousins recorded

Father's family (51)

Parents William J Rector + Elizabeth Parham
2James A Rector18411860
3Martha Ann Rector18431915
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 Orme18561942
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)

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - William “Bill” Parham - Household

Cumberland, Tennessee

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
Parham, Williamhead44MWFarmerTN
Brown, Sarahwife43FWKeeping HouseTN
Parham, Johnsonson18MWHelps with farmTN
Parham, Elizabeth Tdaughter16FWHelps at homeTN
Parham, Jessieson14MWAt homeTN
Parham, Mary Edaughter11FWAt homeTN
Parham, Sarah Jdaughter9FWAt homeTN
Parham, Lucy Adaughter8FWAt homeTN
Parham, Carrie Ddaughter6FWAt homeTN
Parham, William Ason4MWAt homeTN
Parham, James Ason1MWAt homeTN