The Shemwell Family

Joseph TroutmanAge: 69 years18231892

Joseph Troutman
Given names
Birth January 1, 1823 31 29

Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 9 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Death of a paternal grandfatherPeter Trautmann
April 12, 1836 (Age 13 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 12 years)
Note: The Texas Revolution (or Texas War of Independence) was fought from October 2, 1835 to April 21, 1836 between Mexico and the Texas (Tejas) portion of the Mexican state of Coahuila y Tejas. The Texas Revolution erupted in 1836, after Texas declared its independence from Mexico. Mexico responded by invading Texas, where General Santa Anna won decisive victories in the battles of the Alamo and Goliad. The war ended at the Battle of San Jacinto (about 20 miles) east of modern day downtown Houston) where General Sam Houston led the Texas Army to victory in 18 minutes over a portion of the Mexican Army under Santa Anna, who was captured shortly after the battle. The conclusion of the war resulted in the creation of the Republic of Texas -
Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Campbell Sr
April 3, 1839 (Age 16 years)
MarriagePhoebe ClarkView this family
November 27, 1845 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1William Campbell Troutman
August 22, 1846 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2Jonah C Troutman
October 24, 1848 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 23 years)
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 -
Birth of a son
#3Michael Troutman
April 17, 1850 (Age 27 years)
Census September 24, 1850 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherMichael A Troutman
May 24, 1852 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4James Campbell Troutman
May 1853 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Nancy Jane Troutman
March 11, 1854 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6Malinda Troutman
about 1856 (Age 33 years)
Death of a motherSarah D Campbell
August 25, 1856 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Sarah Melissa Troutman
August 3, 1858 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 34 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
Census July 4, 1860 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Ella Troutman
December 10, 1860 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#9Ezra Troutman
February 12, 1864 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 38 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 -
Birth of a son
#10Darius Troutman
June 6, 1866 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 44 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 44 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Birth of a daughter
#11Etta Myrtle Troutman
1869 (Age 46 years)

Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 46 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 -
Census August 23, 1870 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childHolland Christopher LambertNancy Jane TroutmanView this family
April 14, 1872 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Campbell TroutmanIsabell JulianView this family
August 29, 1872 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Alvin Delmar Troutman
May 22, 1875 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childMichael TroutmanDelilah ElderView this family
April 20, 1876 (Age 53 years)
Marriage of a childJonah C TroutmanDeliah WarnerView this family
about 1878 (Age 55 years)

Marriage of a childBenjamin Franklin RouchSarah Melissa TroutmanView this family
December 24, 1878 (Age 55 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 55 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Marriage of a childJames Campbell TroutmanLucinda ElliotView this family
about 1879 (Age 56 years)

Marriage of a childWilliam Henry SnyderElla TroutmanView this family
September 16, 1879 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Harry Lesley Troutman
October 10, 1879 (Age 56 years)
Census June 24, 1880 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Phoebe Jane Troutman
November 2, 1880 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4George Hughie Troutman
April 26, 1882 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Grace Kate Troutman
May 11, 1882 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#6Cora Belle Troutman
January 17, 1884 (Age 61 years)
Marriage of a childJames Campbell TroutmanAngeline SheetsView this family
about 1884 (Age 61 years)

Birth of a grandson
#7Michael Leroy Troutman
August 26, 1885 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8James E Troutman
June 23, 1886 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9Ferdinand Bliss Troutman
December 6, 1886 (Age 63 years)
Marriage of a childHenry Wilson TilburyEtta Myrtle TroutmanView this family
about 1886 (Age 63 years)

Death of a grandsonJames E Troutman
July 6, 1887 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#10Joseph Elmer Troutman
September 7, 1888 (Age 65 years)
Marriage of a childEzra TroutmanSarah Elizabeth SheetsView this family
October 11, 1888 (Age 65 years)
Death of a sisterEmily Mary “Polly” Troutman
January 7, 1891 (Age 68 years)
Death January 24, 1892 (Age 69 years)

Cemetery: Belle Plaine Cemetery
Last change May 29, 202020:45:02

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 24, 1813Bethlehem, Henry, Kentucky, United States
3 years
elder brother
Peter Troutman
Birth: March 16, 1816 24 23Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: November 12, 1899Victor, Osborne, Kansas, United States
22 months
elder sister
5 years
Family with Phoebe Clark - View this family
Marriage: November 27, 1845Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
9 months
2 years
18 months
Michael Troutman
Birth: April 17, 1850 27 22Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 11, 1926Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States
3 years
10 months
Nancy Jane Troutman
Birth: March 11, 1854 31 26Indiana, United States
Death: November 9, 1939Indiana, United States
3 years
3 years
Sarah Melissa Troutman
Birth: August 3, 1858 35 30Indiana, United States
Death: February 7, 1920Oklahoma, United States
2 years
Ella Troutman
Birth: December 10, 1860 37 32Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: February 19, 1929Dalton City, Moultrie, Illinois, United States
3 years
Ezra Troutman
Birth: February 12, 1864 41 36Indiana, United States
Death: September 23, 1931South Haven, Sumner, Kansas, United States
2 years
Darius Troutman
Birth: June 6, 1866 43 38Indiana, United States
Death: December 23, 1900Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States
4 years

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Census1850 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Troutman - Household

Fulton, Indiana

Joseph Troutmanhead27MWFarmerKY
Phoebe Troutmanwife22FWIN
Amanda L Troutmanniece10FWIN
William Campbell Troutmanson4MWIN
Jonah C Troutmanson1MWIN
Michael Troutmanson0MWIN

Census1860 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Troutman - Household

Macon, Illinois

Joseph Troutmanhead37MWFarmerKY
Phoebe Troutmanwife32FWIND
William Campbell Troutmanson14MWIN
Jonah C Troutmanson11MWIN
Michael Troutmanson10MWIN
James C Troutmanson7MWIN
Nancy Jane Troutmandaughter6FWIN
Malinda Troutmandaughter4FWMO
Sarah Melissa Troutmandaughter1FWIN

Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Troutman - Household

Fulton, Indiana

Troutman, Josephhead47MWFarmer8400700KY1
Troutman, Phoebewife42FWKeeps HouseIN
Troutman, William Cson24MWFarm LAborIN1
Troutman, James Cson17MWINY
Troutman, Nancy Jdaughter16FWINY
Troutman, Malindadaughter14FWMOY
Troutman, Sarah Mdaughter11FWIL
Troutman, Elladaughter9FWIN
Troutman, Ezrason6MWIN
Troutman, Dariusson4MWIN
Troutman, Etta Mdaughter1FWIN

Census1880 United States - Census transcript - William Campbell Troutman - Household

Fulton, Indiana

Troutman, William CWM34headMFarmerINKYIN
Troutman, IsabellWF25wifeMKeeping HouseINOHIN
Troutman, Alvin DWM5sonSINININ
Troutman, Harry LWM0OctsonSINININ
Troutman, JosephWM57fatherMFatherKYKYKY