The Shemwell Family

Orpha Estell KitchenAge: 87 years18731960

Name
Orpha Estell Kitchen
Given names
Orpha Estell
Surname
Kitchen
Married name
Orpha Estell Troutman
Birth April 28, 1873
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 4 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageElmer “Stack” TroutmanView this family
November 28, 1894 (Age 21 years)
Text:
Name: Elmer Troutman Sex: Male Age: 22 Birth Year (Estimated): 1872 Birthplace: Harristown, Illinois Marital Status: Single Race: White Am. Father's Name: J. W. Troutman Father's Sex: Male Mother's Name: Mary Mother's Sex: Female Spouse's Name: Orpha Kitchen Spouse's Sex: Female Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1872 Spouse's Birthplace: Decatur, Illinois Spouse's Marital Status: Single Spouse's Race: White Spouse's Ethnicity: American Spouse's Father's Name: Jno. B Kitchen Spouse's Father's Sex: Male Spouse's Mother's Name: Margert Marriage Date: 28 Nov 1894 Marriage Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States Event Type: Marriage Source Details: p 259 cn 8779
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 24 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
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 42 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 43 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
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 44 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/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 56 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 68 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 76 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a husbandElmer “Stack” Troutman
November 11, 1955 (Age 82 years)
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Name: Elmer or Stack Troutman Event Date: 12 Nov 1955 Event Place: Macon, Illinois, United States Event Place (Original): Macon,Illinois,United States Event Type: Obituary Newspaper: Decatur Daily Review Page Number: 14
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 72 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death October 9, 1960 (Age 87 years)
Text:
Name: Orpha Estelle Lilly Sex: Female Age: 87 Burial Place: Louisville Kentucky Death Date: 9 Oct 1960 Death Place: Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States Birth Year (Estimated): 1873 Birthplace: Decatur Illinois Occupation: Housewife Race: White Father's Name: Jason B Kitchen Mother's Name: Margaret Campbell Event Type: Death
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Resthaven Memorial Cemetery
Last change July 16, 202218:47:28

by: Bruce Troutman
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Orpha Estell Kitchen
Birth: April 28, 1873Illinois, United States
Death: October 9, 1960Kentucky, United States
Marriage: November 28, 1894Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Elmer “Stack” Troutman + Elizabeth Jane Berger - View this family
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Elmer and Jennie Berger TroutmanElizabeth Jane Berger
Birth: March 6, 1885Udall, Cowley, Kansas, United States
Death: September 7, 1933Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: October 15, 1908Sedgwick, Kansas, United States
Elmer “Stack” Troutman + Ida Dell Clow - View this family
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Ida Dell Clow
Birth: January 11, 1881Cowden, Shelby, Illinois, United States
Death: January 22, 1947Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: December 24, 1901Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

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