Jennie E Parnell

March 1875–11 October 1965 (Age 90)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Jennie E

When Jennie E Parnell was born in March 1875, in Tennessee, United States, her father, James Coleman Parnell, was 26 and her mother, Sarah Wright, was 27. She married Carroll Correll Boatright on 3 January 1894, in Dyer, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Civil District 5, Dyer, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years and Civil District 4, Dyer, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 11 October 1965, in Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carroll Correll Boatright
1874–1952
Jennie E Parnell
1875–1965
Marriage: 3 January 1894
Ernest Everett Boatright
1894–1968
Bobbie R Boatright
1895–1999
Thelbert Earl Boatright
1897–1951
Carrie E. Boatright
1899–
Marjorie May Boatright
1902–
Harry Coy Boatright
1903–1970
J. T. Boatright
1905–1980
Jennie Clair Boatright
1910–1984
Charlie Columbus Boatright
1911–1967

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1894
Dyer, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Coleman Parnell

    Male1849–1924Male

    Sarah Wright

    Female1848–1903Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1874–1966Female

    Female1875–1965Female

    Josephine Parnell

    Female1879–Female

    Rebecca Adeline Parnell

    Female1882–1949Female

    Sarah "Sallie" Parnell

    Female1884–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 3

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from the medieval female personal name Peronel, Pernel, Parnell, a vernacular form of Latin Petronilla. This is a diminutive of Petronia, feminine of Petronius, a Roman family name of uncertain etymology. It was borne by an early Roman martyr about whom little is known.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jennie E Boatright in household of Carroll C Boatright, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jennie E Boatwright in household of Carro C Boatwright, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jennie E Boatwright in household of Carroll C Boatwright, "United States Census, 1910"

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