The Shemwell Family

Ferdinand Bliss TroutmanAge: 76 years18861963

Ferdinand Bliss Troutman
Given names
Ferdinand Bliss
Birth December 6, 1886 40 32
Death of a paternal grandfatherJoseph Troutman
January 24, 1892 (Age 5 years)

Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 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 -
Death of a paternal grandmotherPhoebe Clark
October 14, 1900 (Age 13 years)

Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 29 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 30 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 31 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 of a motherIsabell Julian
December 4, 1924 (Age 37 years)
Death of a brotherAlvin Delmar Troutman
December 5, 1924 (Age 37 years)
Marriage of a parentWilliam Campbell TroutmanSalena V “Lena” AbbottView this family
November 12, 1927 (Age 40 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Campbell Troutman
January 21, 1929 (Age 42 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 42 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a brotherHarry Lesley Troutman
May 21, 1941 (Age 54 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 54 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 63 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union -
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 59 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. -
Death January 1963 (Age 76 years)
Cemetery: Glen Haven Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Last change May 17, 202021:06:52

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: August 29, 1872Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder brother
Alvin Delmar Troutman
Birth: May 22, 1875 28 20Indiana, United States
Death: December 5, 1924Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States
4 years
elder brother
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
Father’s family with Salena V “Lena” Abbott - View this family
Marriage: November 12, 1927Cass, Indiana, United States

Ferdinand Bliss Troutman has 7 first cousins recorded