The Shemwell Family

John Burton GulickAge: 53 years18741928

John Burton Gulick
Given names
John Burton
Birth July 2, 1874 25 22
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary “Polly” Bruce
December 7, 1875 (Age 17 months)

Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 3 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley -
Census June 16, 1880 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a brotherOran Randle Gulick
July 29, 1880 (Age 6 years)
MarriageAda Henrietta TrimmerView this family
October 7, 1897 (Age 23 years)
Name: John B Gulick Sex: Male Age: 22 Birth Year (Estimated): 1875 Father's Name: Asa Gulick Mother's Name: Julia Troutman Spouse's Name: Ada Seitz Spouse's Sex: Female Spouse's Age: 19 Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1878 Spouse's Father's Name: Simon Seitz Spouse's Mother's Name: Angeline Henson Marriage Date: 07 Oct 1897 Marriage Place: Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States Marriage Place (Original): Decatur Event Type: Marriage
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 23 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 -
Death of a maternal grandfatherPeter Troutman
November 12, 1899 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Louise Gulick
March 27, 1900 (Age 25 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 41 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Death of a fatherAsa Gulick
January 12, 1918 (Age 43 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 42 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 43 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 -
Marriage of a childCharles Morrill RobertsMary Louise GulickView this family
about 1919 (Age 44 years)

Note: Marriage info at findagrave site
Death May 25, 1928 (Age 53 years)
John Burton Gulick Obituary
May 26, 1928 (1 day after death)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Boiling Springs Cemetery
Last change July 22, 202218:24:03

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with parents - View this family
Asa Gulick and Julia TroutmanAsa Gulick
Birth: January 8, 1849Illinois, United States
Death: January 12, 1918Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Asa Gulick and Julia TroutmanJulia Troutman
Birth: March 26, 1852 36 34Fulton, Indiana, United States
Death: July 9, 1933Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: October 2, 1873Macon, Illinois, United States
9 months
John Burton Gulick
Birth: July 2, 1874 25 22Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: May 25, 1928Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
6 years
younger brother
Oran Randle Gulick
Birth: July 29, 1880 31 28Illini, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: September 28, 1943Harristown, Macon, Illinois, United States
Family with Ada Henrietta Trimmer - View this family
John Burton Gulick
Birth: July 2, 1874 25 22Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: May 25, 1928Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Ada Henrietta Trimmer
Birth: September 18, 1878Hickory Point, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: February 15, 1950Macon, Illinois, United States
Marriage: October 7, 1897Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
3 years
Mary Louise Gulick
Birth: March 27, 1900 25 21Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: June 24, 1981Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

John Burton Gulick has 31 first cousins recorded