The Shemwell Family

Ella TroutmanAge: 68 years18601929

Name
Ella Troutman
Given names
Ella
Surname
Troutman
Married name
Ella Snyder
Birth December 10, 1860 37 32
Birth of a brotherEzra Troutman
February 12, 1864 (Age 3 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 3 months)

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 brotherDarius Troutman
June 6, 1866 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 6 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 6 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a sisterEtta Myrtle Troutman
1869 (Age 8 years)

Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 8 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 August 23, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJonas Clark
October 15, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 17 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageWilliam Henry SnyderView this family
September 16, 1879 (Age 18 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherSarah Bett Price Lee
April 24, 1886 (Age 25 years)
Death of a fatherJoseph Troutman
January 24, 1892 (Age 31 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 37 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
Death of a motherPhoebe Clark
October 14, 1900 (Age 39 years)

Death of a brotherDarius Troutman
December 23, 1900 (Age 40 years)
Death of a brotherJames Campbell Troutman
1915 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherJonah C Troutman
January 6, 1916 (Age 55 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 55 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 56 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 57 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/
Death of a sisterSarah Melissa Troutman
February 7, 1920 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherMichael Troutman
April 11, 1926 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Campbell Troutman
January 21, 1929 (Age 68 years)
Death February 19, 1929 (Age 68 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Sharon Cemetery
Last change August 31, 202016:50:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: November 27, 1845Rochester, Fulton, Indiana, United States
9 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
18 months
elder brother
Michael Troutman
Birth: April 17, 1850 27 22Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: April 11, 1926Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States
3 years
elder brother
10 months
elder sister
Nancy Jane Troutman
Birth: March 11, 1854 31 26Indiana, United States
Death: November 9, 1939Indiana, United States
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Sarah Melissa Troutman
Birth: August 3, 1858 35 30Indiana, United States
Death: February 7, 1920Oklahoma, United States
2 years
herself
Ella Troutman
Birth: December 10, 1860 37 32Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: February 19, 1929Dalton City, Moultrie, Illinois, United States
3 years
younger brother
Ezra Troutman
Birth: February 12, 1864 41 36Indiana, United States
Death: September 23, 1931South Haven, Sumner, Kansas, United States
2 years
younger brother
Darius Troutman
Birth: June 6, 1866 43 38Indiana, United States
Death: December 23, 1900Belle Plaine, Sumner, Kansas, United States
4 years
younger sister
Family with William Henry Snyder - View this family
husband
William Henry Snyder
Birth: October 7, 1850Indiana, United States
Death: June 3, 1930Los Angeles, California, United States
herself
Ella Troutman
Birth: December 10, 1860 37 32Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: February 19, 1929Dalton City, Moultrie, Illinois, United States
Marriage: September 16, 1879Fulton, Indiana, United States

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Census1870 United States - Census transcript - Joseph Troutman - Household

Fulton, Indiana

NameRelationAgeSexColorOccupationREPEBirthplaceFFBMFBBornMarSchoolReadWriteInfirmCitDis
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