The Shemwell Family

Minnie Jane TroutmanAge: 83 years18871970

Name
Minnie Jane Troutman
Given names
Minnie Jane
Surname
Troutman
Married name
Minnie Jane McKnight
Birth May 24, 1887 38 33
Death of a maternal grandfatherJoel Morrison
June 7, 1888 (Age 12 months)
Birth of a brotherInfant Son Troutman
September 23, 1895 (Age 8 years)
Death of a brotherInfant Son Troutman
September 23, 1895 (Age 8 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 10 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
Death of a paternal grandfatherPeter Troutman
November 12, 1899 (Age 12 years)
Census June 20, 1900 (Age 13 years)
Census April 27, 1910 (Age 22 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ann Stahl
May 1, 1912 (Age 24 years)
Death of a motherSarah Sipes Morrison
1913 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 28 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 29 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
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 30 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/
MarriageRobert Harrison McKnightView this family
October 23, 1924 (Age 37 years)
Census 1925 (Age 37 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Census April 14, 1930 (Age 42 years)
Death of a fatherJacob Troutman
April 14, 1932 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherFrederick Busher Troutman
June 1, 1933 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherSamuel J Troutman
1942 (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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Death of a sisterNora Maize Troutman
June 21, 1950 (Age 63 years)
Text:
Name: Nora Trautman Churchman Sex: Female Age: 68 Death Date: 21 Jun 1950 Death Place: Pequot Lakes, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States Death Place (Original): Pequot Lakes, Crow Wing, Minnesota Birth Date: 1882 Birthplace: Illinois Father's Name: Jacob Trautman Event Type: Death Certificate Number: 3366
Death of a husbandRobert Harrison McKnight
December 29, 1951 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 62 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
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 58 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 September 22, 1970 (Age 83 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Sharon Cemetery
Last change July 21, 202217:46:46

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 20, 1876Macon, Illinois, United States
9 months
elder brother
Frederick Busher Troutman
Birth: June 17, 1877 28 23Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: June 1, 1933Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois, United States
3 years
elder sister
Carrie O Troutman
Birth: April 28, 1880 31 26Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: August 18, 1880Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
23 months
elder sister
Nora Maize Troutman
Birth: April 2, 1882 33 28Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: June 21, 1950Pequot Lakes, Crow Wing, Minnesota, United States
2 years
elder brother
Samuel J Troutman
Birth: May 5, 1884 35 30Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: 1942Illinois, United States
3 years
herself
Minnie Jane Troutman
Birth: May 24, 1887 38 33Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 22, 1970Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
8 years
younger brother
Infant Son Troutman
Birth: September 23, 1895 46 41Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 23, 1895Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Family with Robert Harrison McKnight - View this family
husband
Robert Harrison McKnight
Birth: January 5, 1889Curtis, Frontier, Nebraska, United States
Death: December 29, 1951Curtis, Frontier, Nebraska, United States
herself
Minnie Jane Troutman
Birth: May 24, 1887 38 33Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 22, 1970Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
Marriage: October 23, 1924Fort Morgan, Morgan, Colorado, United States

Minnie Jane Troutman has 33 first cousins recorded