The Shemwell Family

Lydia Jane MorrisonAge: 62 years18631925

Lydia Jane Morrison
Given names
Lydia Jane
Married name
Lydia Jane Troutman
Birth 1863 42 36
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865

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 -
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 4 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) -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 4 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans -
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 6 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 -
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 17 years)
MarriageJohn C TroutmanView this family
June 4, 1882 (Age 19 years)
Name: John Troutman Sex: Male Age: 28 Birth Year (Estimated): 1854 Father's Name: P Troutman Mother's Name: Mary Bruce Spouse's Name: Lydia J Morrison Spouse's Sex: Female Spouse's Age: 20 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1862 Spouse's Father's Name: Joel Morrison Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Stahl Marriage Date: 04 Jun 1882 Marriage Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States Marriage Place (Original): Decatur Event Type: Marriage
Birth of a daughter
#1Cora E Troutman
July 18, 1883 (Age 20 years)
Death of a daughterCora E Troutman
July 18, 1883 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2Bessie Anna Troutman
February 5, 1885 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#3William P Troutman
July 3, 1887 (Age 24 years)
Death of a fatherJoel Morrison
June 7, 1888 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#4Ray Morrison Troutman
December 1, 1889 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Myrtle E Troutman
March 29, 1892 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#6Arthur Henry Troutman
July 14, 1893 (Age 30 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 35 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 -
Census June 13, 1900 (Age 37 years)
Census March 1, 1905 (Age 42 years)
Census April 10, 1910 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam P TroutmanPearl Lucy PetersonView this family
January 18, 1911 (Age 48 years)

Note: Marriage year found in Obituary
Death of a motherMary Ann Stahl
May 1, 1912 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Sipes Morrison
1913 (Age 50 years)
Census February 1915 (Age 52 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 53 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 54 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 55 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 husbandJohn C Troutman
June 19, 1919 (Age 56 years)
Census March 5, 1920 (Age 57 years)
Death of a sonWilliam P Troutman
March 19, 1920 (Age 57 years)
Death of a sonRay Morrison Troutman
August 1, 1922 (Age 59 years)
Census 1925 (on the date of death)
Death 1925 (Age 62 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Round Springs Cemetery
Last change July 25, 202218:13:07

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Joel Morrison
Birth: August 24, 1820Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: June 7, 1888Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: about 1848Pennsylvania, United States
7 years
elder sister
6 years
elder brother
Charles E Morrison
Birth: March 1860 39 34Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: July 29, 1926Canby, Yellow Medicine, Minnesota, United States
4 years
Family with John C Troutman - View this family
Marriage: June 4, 1882Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
13 months
Cora E Troutman TombstoneCora E Troutman
Birth: July 18, 1883 28 20Mitchell, Kansas, United States
Death: July 18, 1883Mitchell, Kansas, United States
19 months
Bessie Anna Troutman
Birth: February 5, 1885 29 22Cerro Gordo, Piatt, Illinois, United States
Death: November 1966Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
William P Troutman
Birth: July 3, 1887 32 24Victor, Mitchell, Kansas, United States
Death: March 19, 1920Victor, Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
Ray Morrison Troutman
Birth: December 1, 1889 34 26Kansas, United States
Death: August 1, 1922Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
Myrtle E Troutman
Birth: March 29, 1892 37 29Kansas, United States
Death: February 21, 1942Kansas, United States
16 months
Arthur Henry Troutman
Birth: July 14, 1893 38 30Kansas, United States
Death: 1927Mitchell, Kansas, United States
John C Troutman + Anna Catherine Stahl - View this family
husband’s wife
Marriage: May 17, 1876Macon, Illinois, United States

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