The Shemwell Family

Hiram TroutmanAge: 70 years18081878

Name
Hiram Troutman
Given names
Hiram
Surname
Troutman
Birth February 23, 1808 39 31

Birth of a sisterAmanda C Troutman
1809 (Age 10 months)
Birth of a brotherGreenup Troutman
May 28, 1811 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherAlvin Milton Troutman
about 1814 (Age 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Michael Trautmann Sr
April 13, 1814 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
War of 1812
between 1812 and 1815 (Age 3 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_of_1812
Death of a motherCatherine Spurgeon
April 10, 1818 (Age 10 years)
Marriage of a parentPeter TrautmannMary “Polly” RobinsonView this family
November 9, 1818 (Age 10 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 11 years)
Birth of a half-sisterArmenia Troutman
December 22, 1824 (Age 16 years)

Will 1824 (Age 15 years)
Note: In 1824, via records found at the Bartholomew County Recorder office, Peter Troutman identified the following heirs in his will: Eli Ambrose Troutman, Hiram Troutman, Alvin Milton Troutman, Amanda C Troutman, and Greenup Troutman.
Birth of a half-sisterCatharine Troutman
August 21, 1825 (Age 17 years)
Death of a half-sisterRebecca Troutman
July 26, 1826 (Age 18 years)
Marriage of a parentPeter TrautmannMargaret Virginia HarrisonView this family
March 29, 1827 (Age 19 years)
MarriageAbigail NelsonView this family
October 25, 1829 (Age 21 years)
Death of a sisterAmanda C Troutman
1830 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Cholera Epidemic
1832 (Age 23 years)
Note: Cholera killed 4,340 people in New Orleans & over 3,000 in New York City - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cholera_outbreaks_and_pandemics
Death of a fatherPeter Trautmann
April 12, 1836 (Age 28 years)
Historical Event
The Texas Revolution
between October 1835 and April 1836 (Age 27 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_Revolution
Probate 1836 (Age 27 years)
Note: Peter Troutman died in 1836. That same year his sons (William Troutman and Hiram Troutman) created a Bond for the Probate Court.
Probate 1839 (Age 30 years)
Note: A new Bond was written for Peter Troutman's Estate. The new Bond Holder is his son, Hiram Troutman.
Death of a brotherGreenup Troutman
May 9, 1847 (Age 39 years)
Death of a half-brotherJames Troutman
September 16, 1847 (Age 39 years)
Historical Event
Mexican-American War
from 1846 to 1848 (Age 37 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican%E2%80%93American_War
Death of a half-brotherMichael A Troutman
May 24, 1852 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Troutman
December 6, 1855 (Age 47 years)
Death of a sisterMalinda Troutman
about 1857 (Age 48 years)
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859 (Age 48 years)

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Death of a half-sisterRachel Margaret “Peggy” Troutman
November 15, 1864 (Age 56 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 53 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 58 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 58 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 60 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
Death of a brotherAlvin Milton Troutman
about 1874 (Age 65 years)
Death of a wifeAbigail Nelson
January 8, 1876 (Age 67 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 69 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Death May 8, 1878 (Age 70 years)

Burial
Cemetery: New Hope Cemetery
Last change September 13, 202017:46:28

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 15, 1798Bourbon, Kansas, United States
11 months
elder sister
Malinda Troutman
Birth: about 1798 28 21Virginia, United States
Death: about 1857Indiana, United States
22 months
elder brother
John Troutman
Birth: October 19, 1799 30 23Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: December 6, 1855Cass, Indiana, United States
3 years
elder brother
William Troutman
Birth: September 22, 1802 33 26Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 25, 1887Kewanna, Fulton, Indiana, United States
18 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
himself
22 months
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Greenup Troutman
Birth: May 28, 1811 42 35Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 9, 1847Fulton, Indiana, United States
4 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Margaret Peggy Duncan - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: September 4, 1790Nelson, Kentucky, United States
15 months
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
Rebecca Troutman
Birth: 1793 23 20Kentucky, United States
Death: July 26, 1826Indiana, United States
16 months
half-brother
James Troutman
Birth: April 26, 1794 25 21Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: September 16, 1847Fletcher, Fulton, Indiana, United States
3 years
half-sister
Father’s family with Mary “Polly” Robinson - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: November 9, 1818Shelby, Kentucky, United States
10 months
half-sister
Harriet Troutman
Birth: September 2, 1819 50 25Henry, Kentucky, United States
Death: February 25, 1906Clay City, Clay, Illinois, United States
5 years
half-sister
8 months
half-sister
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
father
step-mother
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 Abigail Nelson - View this family
himself
wife
Abigail Nelson
Birth: February 11, 1808Kentucky, United States
Death: January 8, 1876Bartholomew, Indiana, United States
Marriage: October 25, 1829Bartholomew, Indiana, United States

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ProbateBartholomew, Indiana Archives
ProbateBartholomew, Indiana Archives
Will
In 1824, via records found at the Bartholomew County Recorder office, Peter Troutman identified the following heirs in his will: Eli Ambrose Troutman, Hiram Troutman, Alvin Milton Troutman, Amanda C Troutman, and Greenup Troutman.
Probate
Peter Troutman died in 1836. That same year his sons (William Troutman and Hiram Troutman) created a Bond for the Probate Court.
Probate
A new Bond was written for Peter Troutman's Estate. The new Bond Holder is his son, Hiram Troutman.