The Shemwell Family

Isabell JulianAge: 70 years18541924

Isabell Julian
Given names
Married name
Isabell Troutman
Birth October 12, 1854
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 2 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza -
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American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 6 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 -
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The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 12 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) -
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Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 12 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
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Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 14 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 -
MarriageWilliam Campbell TroutmanView this family
August 29, 1872 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a son
#1Alvin Delmar Troutman
May 22, 1875 (Age 20 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 23 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Birth of a son
#2Harry Lesley Troutman
October 10, 1879 (Age 24 years)
Census June 24, 1880 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3Ferdinand Bliss Troutman
December 6, 1886 (Age 32 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 43 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 -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 61 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 62 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 63 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 -
Death December 4, 1924 (Age 70 years)
Cemetery: Metea Baptist Cemetery
Last change May 17, 202020:20:15

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with William Campbell Troutman - View this family
Marriage: August 29, 1872Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
Alvin Delmar Troutman
Birth: May 22, 1875 28 20Indiana, United States
Death: December 5, 1924Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
4 years
Harry Lesley Troutman
Birth: October 10, 1879 33 24Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: May 21, 1941Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
7 years
Ferdinand Bliss Troutman
Birth: December 6, 1886 40 32Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: January 1963Illinois, United States
William Campbell Troutman + Salena V “Lena” Abbott - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: November 12, 1927Cass, Indiana, United States

No family available

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