The Shemwell Family

Ada Henrietta TrimmerAge: 71 years18781950

Name
Ada Henrietta Trimmer
Given names
Ada Henrietta
Surname
Trimmer
Married name
Ada Henrietta Gulick
Birth September 18, 1878
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageJohn Burton GulickView this family
October 7, 1897 (Age 19 years)
Text:
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 19 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
Birth of a daughter
#1Mary Louise Gulick
March 27, 1900 (Age 21 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 37 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 38 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 39 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/
Marriage of a childCharles Morrill RobertsMary Louise GulickView this family
about 1919 (Age 40 years)

Note: Marriage info at findagrave site
Death of a husbandJohn Burton Gulick
May 25, 1928 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 51 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
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 63 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 71 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 67 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 February 15, 1950 (Age 71 years)
Burial
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Boiling Springs Cemetery
Last change July 22, 202217:50:34

by: Bruce Troutman
Family with John Burton Gulick - View this family
husband
John Burton Gulick
Birth: July 2, 1874 25 22Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: May 25, 1928Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
herself
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
daughter
Mary Louise Gulick
Birth: March 27, 1900 25 21Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States
Death: June 24, 1981Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

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