Andrew "Jackson" Trout's Line

Descendants of Andrew J. TROUT

Generation No. 1

1. ANDREW JACKSON1 TROUT (JACOBA, GEORGEB) was born November 18, 1828 in Miami County, OH, the son of ELIZABETH (PLATTER) TROUT [per the 1880 and 1900 census, both his parents were born in PA] and he died May 31, 1907 at the home of his daughter in Lancaster Township, Huntington County, IN. Andrew married (1) MARY (MAIDEN NAME UNKNOWN) between 1849 and 1850. She was born about 1831 in OH, and died between 1850 and 1851 in IN [Mary was in the 1850 census with Andrew and in 1852 he remarried; we have not located a burial record for Mary]. Andrew married (2) ELIZABETH SHUTT April 23, 1852 in Huntington County, IN. Elizabeth was the daughter of PHILLIP SHUTT and his wife, RACHEL. Elizabeth was born August 1833 in OH and died December 10, 1906.


  • i. MARY JANE2 TROUT was born between 1857 and 1858 in IN and died after September 5, 1939. [Though her mother stated in 1900 that she was the mother of 4 with 3 children still living and lists: Rachel, Louanna and William, Mary was still living at the death of her sister, Louanna Wiley in 1939. William was adopted.]
  • 2. ii. LOUANNA LEW A / LUAN / ANNA / NANCY TROUT was born on June 17, 1862 in IN.
  • iii. RACHEL ELIZABETH / LIZZIE TROUT was born on September 17, 1865 in IN and died January 1, 1944 in Huntington County, IN. She married WILLIAM E FERRIS March 27, 1890 in Huntington County, IN. William was born in March of 1860 in IN and died after January 1920. William and Rachel resided in Lancaster Township, Huntington County, IN in January of 1920. In 1910, after 20 years of marriage, Rachel was reported as being the mother of no children either living or dead.
  • 3. iv. WILLIAM F TROUT was born in May of 1869 in IN. William was adopted by Andrew and Elizabeth after the 1870 census. He was not living in their household at that time.
  • v. UNKNOWN TROUT was born and had died prior to 1900. [In 1900 Elizabeth states that she was the mother of 4 children and 3 were living; though she listed Rachel, Louanna and William, we know that Mary was alive and William was adopted, which means another child had been born to the family who had died.]

Generation No. 2

2. LOUANNA2 TROUT (ANDREW JACKSON1, JACOBA, GEORGEB) was born on June 17, 1862 in Lancaster Twp, Hungtinton County, IN. She died at home on September 5, 1939. She married HENRY R WILEY on January 10, 1884 in Huntington County, IN. Henry was a son of WILLIAM WILEY and NANCY LAYMAN. He was born March 14, 1858 in IN and died on December 10, 1953 in Lancaster, Huntington County, IN. In 1930 Henry and Louanna resided in Lancaster, Huntington County, IN with their married son and his family.


  • 4 i. ROSCOE C3 WILEY was born December 1892 in Lancaster, Huntington County, IN.
  • ii. Infant was born at unknown date and died in infancy.

3. WILLIAM F2 TROUT ([adopted father, ANDREW JACKSON]1, JACOBA, GEORGEB) was born in May of 1869 in IN. He married MARY JOSIE ROSE on February 14, 1893. Mary was born in December of 1873 in IL. William and Mary had moved to Chicago by 1907 and resided in the 32nd Ward of Chicago, Cook County, IL in 1910.

Children of WILLIAM TROUT and MARY:

  • i. ETHEL E3 TROUT was born in December of 1893 in IL and died after April 1910.
  • ii. RAYMOND RAY C TROUT was born about 1908 in IL. He married ANNA (MAIDEN NAME UNKNOWN) about 1929. Ray was 21 and Anna 18 at the time of their marriage. They resided in the city of Chicago, Cook County, IL in 1930.
  • iii. CHESTER L TROUT was born August 3, 1909 in IL and died in October of 1982. Per the SSDI he had been residing in Pompano Beach, Broward County, FL.

Generation No. 3

4. ROSCO C3 WILEY (LOUANNA TROUT2, ANDREW JACKSON1, JACOBA, GEORGEB) was born in December of 1891 in Lancaster, Huntington County, IN. He married NINA L ULRICH in 1911 or 1912. [Roscoe was reportedly 19 at the time of the 1910 census and 20 at their marriage; Nina married at 18.] Nina was a daughter of ISAAC ULRICH and NANCY (MAIDEN NAME UNKNOWN). She was born in March of 1893 in IN.


  • i. GERALD J [possibly I] H4 WILEY was born September 3, 1912 in Huntington County, IN and [probably] died on October 3, 2002 in Warren, Huntington County, IN.
  • ii. MARJORIE MAXINE WILEY was born on September 6, 1914 in Huntington County, IN.
  • iii. JANICE M WILEY was born on May 4, 1920 in Huntington County, IN.
  • iv. ROBERT W WILEY was born between March 3, 1925 [probably in Lancaster Township, Huntington County] IN. He died on March 8, 2001 [probably in Huntington County, IN].