Ladora Ann Hull

31 August 1837–4 February 1912 (Age 74)
Trumbull, Ohio, United States

The Life of Ladora Ann

When Ladora Ann Hull was born on 31 August 1837, in Trumbull, Ohio, United States, her father, Horace Hull, was 32 and her mother, Irena Lowry, was 21. She married John Wesley Shrimplin on 12 December 1858, in Allen, Kansas Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Jefferson Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Sarcoxie Township, Jefferson, Kansas, United States in 1880. She died on 4 February 1912, in Burlington, Coffey, Kansas, United States, at the age of 74.

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John Wesley Shrimplin
Ladora Ann Hull
Marriage: 12 December 1858
Marion Oliver Shrimplin
Emma Elmira Shrimpin
Mary Jane Shrimplin
William Melvin Shrimplin
Evelina Elwida Shrimplin
John Thomas Shrimplin

Spouse and Children

12 December 1858
Allen, Kansas Territory, United States


    Marion Oliver Shrimplin


    Emma Elmira Shrimpin


    Mary Jane Shrimplin


    William Melvin Shrimplin


    Evelina Elwida Shrimplin


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 4

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 23

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Hill 1. 2. from a pet form of Hugh .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Ladora Annie Hull in household of Horace Hull, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ladora Ann Shrimpler in household of John Shrimpler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Dora Hull, "Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911"

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