The Shemwell Family

Sarah Ann RaniteAge: 18 years18451863

Name
Sarah Ann Ranite
Given names
Sarah Ann
Surname
Ranite
Married name
Sarah Ann Parham
Birth 1845
Birth of a son
#1Allen Parham

Birth of a son
#2Ben Parham

Birth of a son
#3Frank Parham

Birth of a daughter
#4Bessie Parham

Birth of a son
#5Ollie Parham

Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 12 months)
Note: The Mexican-American War was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States from 1846 to 1848 in the wake of the 1845 U.S. annexation of Texas, which Mexico considered part of its territory despite the 1836 Texas Revolution - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 12 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
MarriageLewis Washington ParhamView this family
1859 (Age 14 years)

Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 16 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
Death after 1863 (Age 18 years)

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Marriage: 1859
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