The Shemwell Family

James TroutmanAge: 53 years17941847

James Troutman
Given names
Birth April 26, 1794 25 21
Birth of a sisterRachel Margaret “Peggy” Troutman
November 1796 (Age 2 years)
Death of a motherMargaret Peggy Duncan
about 1796 (Age 20 months)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
between 1793 and 1798
Note: More than 4,000 Philadelphia residents died from yellow fever -
Birth of a half-sisterMalinda Troutman
about 1798 (Age 3 years)
Marriage of a parentPeter TrautmannCatherine SpurgeonView this family
January 15, 1798 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJohn Troutman
October 19, 1799 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherWilliam Troutman
September 22, 1802 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
The Louisiana Purchase
1803 (Age 8 years)

Note: Napoleon Bonaparte agrees to sell 828,000 square miles of land to the United States for $15 million -
Birth of a half-brotherEli Ambrose Troutman
April 4, 1804 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a half-sisterCynthia Troutman
about 1806 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a half-brotherHiram Troutman
February 23, 1808 (Age 13 years)

Birth of a half-sisterAmanda C Troutman
1809 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a half-brotherGreenup Troutman
May 28, 1811 (Age 17 years)
Birth of a half-brotherAlvin Milton Troutman
about 1814 (Age 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Michael Trautmann Sr
April 13, 1814 (Age 19 years)
MarriageNancy StephensonView this family
May 6, 1815 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 17 years)

Note: War of 1812 between the Americans and the British. The Creek (or Red Stick) War in Alabama had different origins, but it coincided with the war of 1812, and the U.S. treated it as a part of the larger war, with Jackson and his forces also in charge of defeating the Creeks -
Marriage of a parentPeter TrautmannMary “Polly” RobinsonView this family
November 9, 1818 (Age 24 years)
Note: The Marriage Bond Mary's marriage to Peter Troutman document that she is the widow of a John Robinson. No record of her proper maiden name and marriage to John Robinson has yet to be found.
Birth of a half-sisterHarriet Troutman
September 2, 1819 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a half-sisterArmenia Troutman
December 22, 1824 (Age 30 years)

Birth of a half-sisterCatharine Troutman
August 21, 1825 (Age 31 years)
Death of a sisterRebecca Troutman
July 26, 1826 (Age 32 years)
Marriage of a parentPeter TrautmannMargaret Virginia HarrisonView this family
March 29, 1827 (Age 32 years)
Death of a half-sisterAmanda C Troutman
1830 (Age 35 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 37 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City -
Death of a fatherPeter Trautmann
April 12, 1836 (Age 41 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 41 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 half-brotherGreenup Troutman
May 9, 1847 (Age 53 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 51 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 -
Death September 16, 1847 (Age 53 years)
Cemetery: Fletchers Lake Presbyterian Cemetery
Last change September 3, 202021:30:17

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 4, 1790Nelson, Kentucky, United States
15 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
Rebecca Troutman
Birth: 1793 23 20Kentucky, United States
Death: July 26, 1826Indiana, United States
16 months
James Troutman
Birth: April 26, 1794 25 21Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 16, 1847Fletcher, Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Catherine Spurgeon - View this family
Marriage: January 15, 1798Bourbon, Kansas, United States
11 months
Malinda Troutman
Birth: about 1798 28 21Virginia, United States
Death: about 1857Indiana, United States
22 months
John Troutman
Birth: October 19, 1799 30 23Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 6, 1855Cass, Indiana, United States
3 years
William Troutman
Birth: September 22, 1802 33 26Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 25, 1887Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
18 months
3 years
2 years
22 months
2 years
Greenup Troutman
Birth: May 28, 1811 42 35Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 9, 1847Fulton, Indiana, United States
4 years
Father’s family with Mary “Polly” Robinson - View this family
Marriage: November 9, 1818Shelby, Kentucky, United States
10 months
Harriet Troutman
Birth: September 2, 1819 50 25Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 25, 1906Clay City, Clay, Illinois, United States
5 years
8 months
Catharine Troutman
Birth: August 21, 1825 56 31Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: March 20, 1902Fulton, Indiana, United States
Father’s family with Margaret Virginia Harrison - View this family
Margaret Virginia Harrison
Birth: October 4, 1773Kerr Creek, Augusta, Virginia, United States
Death: June 12, 1857Hanover, Jefferson, Indiana, United States
Marriage: March 29, 1827Jefferson, Indiana, United States
Family with Nancy Stephenson - View this family
James Troutman
Birth: April 26, 1794 25 21Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 16, 1847Fletcher, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Nancy Stephenson
Birth: November 21, 1798Virginia, United States
Death: April 11, 1880Fletcher, Fulton, Indiana, United States
Marriage: May 6, 1815Henry, Kentucky, United States

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