The Shemwell Family

Lydia Jane MorrisonAge: 62 years18631925

Name
Lydia Jane Morrison
Given names
Lydia Jane
Surname
Morrison
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/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) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 4 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 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 15 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
Census June 1, 1880 (Age 17 years)
MarriageJohn C TroutmanView this family
June 4, 1882 (Age 19 years)
Text:
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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
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 - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
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)
Burial
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
father
Joel Morrison
Birth: August 24, 1820Shirley, Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: June 7, 1888Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
mother
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
herself
Family with John C Troutman - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: June 4, 1882Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
13 months
daughter
Cora E Troutman TombstoneCora E Troutman
Birth: July 18, 1883 28 20Mitchell, Kansas, United States
Death: July 18, 1883Mitchell, Kansas, United States
19 months
daughter
Bessie Anna Troutman
Birth: February 5, 1885 29 22Cerro Gordo, Piatt, Illinois, United States
Death: November 1966Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
son
William P Troutman
Birth: July 3, 1887 32 24Victor, Mitchell, Kansas, United States
Death: March 19, 1920Victor, Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
son
Ray Morrison Troutman
Birth: December 1, 1889 34 26Kansas, United States
Death: August 1, 1922Mitchell, Kansas, United States
2 years
daughter
Myrtle E Troutman
Birth: March 29, 1892 37 29Kansas, United States
Death: February 21, 1942Kansas, United States
16 months
son
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
husband’s wife
Marriage: May 17, 1876Macon, Illinois, United States

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