The Shemwell Family

James D KingAge: 67 years18721940

Name
James D King
Given names
James D
Surname
King
Birth November 16, 1872
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 5 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 25 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
MarriagePhoebe Jane TroutmanView this family
about 1900 (Age 27 years)

Census June 23, 1900 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 43 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 44 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 45 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 56 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 February 18, 1940 (Age 67 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Park
Last change October 10, 201921:49:04

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with Phoebe Jane Troutman - View this family
himself
James D King
Birth: November 16, 1872Pennsylvania, United States
Death: February 18, 1940San Diego, California, United States
wife
Phoebe Jane Troutman
Birth: November 2, 1880 32 27Kansas, United States
Death: February 3, 1961San Diego, California, United States
Marriage: about 1900

No family available

Census1900 United States - Census transcript - Jonah C Troutman - Household

NameRelationRaceSexMonthYearAgeCondMarrCHBCHLBPFBPMBPImmUSNatOccupationUnempSchoolReadWriteEngHomeMortFarm
Troutman, Jonah CheadWMOct184851M22INFarmer
Troutman, DeliahwifeWFSep185346M2255OHOHPA
Troutman, Phoebe JdaughterWFNov188019M0KSINOH
Troutman, Cora BdaughterWFJan188416SKSINOH
Troutman, Michael LsonWMAug188514SKSINOH
Troutman, Joseph EsonWMSep188811SKSINOH
King, James Dson in lawWMNov187227M0PAPartner