Garland Ray Shelton

M, b. circa 1946, d. 6 November 2000
     Garland Ray Shelton was born circa 1946 at Chuckey, Greene Co. (probably), TN. He died on 6 November 2000 at Greene Co., TN, OBITUARY - Garland Ray Shelton, The Greeneville Sun, Greeneville (TN), November 6, 2000

G. Ray Shelton
G. Ray Shelton, 54, of Painter Creek Road in the South Central community, died Monday at his home.
Mr. Shelton was a tobacco farmer at South Central for a number of years.
He was a son of Maggie Shelton of Chuckey and the late Lonnie Shelton.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife: Arlene Shelton; two daughters: Julie Shelton and Amy Lawson, both of Limestone; two stepdaughters: Melinda Valentine and Sherry Valentine, and a stepson: Wayne Valentine Jr., all of Chuckey; three grandchildren: Logan Lawson, Justin Valentine, and Brett Victoria Garland; two brothers and sisters-in-law: Carl Shelton of Chuckey and Anderson and Margaret Shelton of Rutledge; and a sister and brother-in-law: Kathy and Don Rick of Salisbury, N.C.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 this evening at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon in the funeral home chapel with interment in Liberty Cemetery. The Rev. Bill Rines and the Rev. Marty Shelton will officiate.
Pallbearers will be relatives and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Johnson City, 1807 W. Market St., Johnson City, TN 37601.

Glenneth Pierson Shelton

M, b. 9 March 1917, d. 3 March 2013
     Glenneth Pierson Shelton was born on 9 March 1917. He was the son of Rev. Chapelle Shelton and Martha Jane Shelton. Glenneth Pierson Shelton married Mary Willis Patton, daughter of Julian Nelson Patton and Kittie Elizabeth Earnest, on 24 December 1936 at Greene Co., TN. Glenneth Pierson Shelton and Mary Willis Patton were divorced before November 1953. Glenneth Pierson Shelton married Lena Ruth Whitaker on 2 November 1953. Glenneth Pierson Shelton died on 3 March 2013 at age 95 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Glen P. Shelton, 95 years of age, of Somerset, Kentucky, departed this life on Sunday, March 3rd, 2013 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born on March 9th, 1917 in Marshall, North Carolina, son of the late Chapelle and Martha Jane Shelton. He attended the New Hope Baptist Church and was a retired carpenter.

Glen was survived by his loving wife, Olzetta Marie Shelton, whom he married on May 15th, 1996 in Huntsville, Tennessee; one son, Kelsey (and Joyce) Shelton of Tusculum, Tennessee; one step-son in Ohio and one in Kentucky; four daughters, Rebeca Bowers of Chuckey, Tennessee, Barbara (and James) Lovelace of Locust Grove, Virginia, Joann (and John) Foster of Tusculum, Tennessee, and Phyllis (and Wallace) Kirk of Mosheim, Tennessee; two step-daughters in Ohio; grandchildren, Eva (and Alan) Campbell, Sandy (and Mike) McInturff, Mary (and Mike) Mack, Julie (and Bill) Renner, David (and Pam) Bowers, Bryan (and Lisa) Kirk, Todd (and Mindi) Kirk, Wayne (and Jody) Shelton, Paul Shelton, Steven Lovelace, Belinda Lovelace and Melanie and Joe Bowman, Jane (and Andy) Easterly, Joy (and Greg) Broyles, Sandra (and Dave) Gass, Karen (and Robert) Cooter, Lisa (and Mark) Clifton and Jerry Vaughn, Jr; several great grandchildren; one brother, Paul Shelton of Chuckey, Tennessee; one sister, Maybrey Gfellers of Chuckey, Tennessee; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends who mourn his passing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Chapelle and Martha Jane Shelton; four brothers, Theron Shelton, Herbert Shelton, Donald Shelton, and Chad Shelton; one sister, Wavel Pillsbury and an infant sister; Mary W. Burgess, mother of children listed above; one daughter, Brenda Sutherland; and three sisters, Lacey, Grace and Macey Shelton.

John Tom Shelton

M, b. 19 February 1919, d. 18 November 2004
     John Tom Shelton was born on 19 February 1919. He married Bobby Jo Stuckey. John Tom Shelton died on 18 November 2004 at age 85. He was buried in November 2004 at Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City, Oklahoma Co., OK, Findagrave #177148777.

Lucinda Shelton

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     Lucinda Shelton married Pleasant Walker, son of William Cannon Walker and Rebecca Ann Coffman, in 1841.

Martha Jane Shelton

F, b. 16 June 1887, d. 5 May 1957
     Martha Jane Shelton was born on 16 June 1887. She married Rev. Chapelle Shelton. Martha Jane Shelton died on 5 May 1957 at Greene Co., TN, at age 69. She was buried in May 1957 at Horse Creek Church of God Cemetery, Horse Creek, Greene Co., TN, Find A Grave Memorial# 71598668.

Child of Martha Jane Shelton and Rev. Chapelle Shelton

Otis Murl Shelton

M, d. 21 September 2009
     Otis Murl Shelton was also known as "Duke". He married Pearl Lucille Brown, daughter of Harvey L. Brown and Lula Joy, on 25 November 1957 at Perry, Noble Co., OK. Otis Murl Shelton died on 21 September 2009.

Rhonda Shelton

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     Rhonda Shelton married David Harmon Coffman, son of David Harmon Coffman and Elizabeth Lovell, in 1815.

Child of Rhonda Shelton and David Harmon Coffman

Ruth Lee Shelton

F, b. 16 March 1912, d. 3 September 1999
     Ruth Lee Shelton was born on 16 March 1912. She married Thomas B. Duke before 1940. Ruth Lee Shelton died on 3 September 1999 at age 87. She was buried in September 1999 at Sunset Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Affton, St. Louis Co., MO, Findagrave #124359499.

Child of Ruth Lee Shelton

Sarah Shelton

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     Sarah Shelton married Gov. Patrick Henry.

Child of Sarah Shelton and Gov. Patrick Henry

George Shenberger

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     George Shenberger married Margaret Ott.

Child of George Shenberger and Margaret Ott

Harold W. Shenberger1

M, b. circa 1905
     Harold W. Shenberger was born circa 1905 at Ohio.1 He married Gladys Aida Zook, daughter of William S. Zook and Orpha E. Stober.1

Child of Harold W. Shenberger and Gladys Aida Zook

Citations

  1. [S2906] 1940 Federal Census, Ashland County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3022.

Margaretta Shenberger

F, b. 9 September 1825, d. 29 April 1867
     Margaretta Shenberger was born on 9 September 1825. She was the daughter of George Shenberger and Margaret Ott. Margaretta Shenberger married Benjamin Funk Kauffman, son of Michael Kauffman and Anna Maria Funk. Margaretta Shenberger died on 29 April 1867 at age 41.

Child of Margaretta Shenberger and Benjamin Funk Kauffman

Wendell W. Shenberger1

M, b. 13 October 1931, d. 18 November 2005
     Wendell W. Shenberger was born on 13 October 1931 at Ohio.1 He was the son of Harold W. Shenberger and Gladys Aida Zook.1 Wendell W. Shenberger lived in April 1940 at West Street, Vermilion, Ashland Co., OH.1 He ended military service on 24 September 1950; Korean War -- separated from U.S. Army, injured, later awarded Purple Heart. He died on 18 November 2005 at age 74. He was buried in November 2005 at Veterans Honor Grounds, Mansfield Cemetery, Mansfield, Richland Co., OH.

Citations

  1. [S2906] 1940 Federal Census, Ashland County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3022.

Elizabeth Sheneman1

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     Elizabeth Sheneman married William R. Kolp, son of Joseph Kolp and Hannah Reed.1

Child of Elizabeth Sheneman and William R. Kolp

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 187.

John Sheneman1

M, b. December 1860, d. August 1937
     John Sheneman was born in December 1860 at Indiana.1 He married Sarah Baker circa 1884.1 John Sheneman died in August 1937 at Emporia, Lyon Co., KS, at age 76.

Child of John Sheneman and Sarah Baker

Citations

  1. [S3263] 1900 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 930; FHL #1240930.

Nellie Baker Sheneman1

F, b. 19 August 1885, d. 5 August 1962
     Nellie Baker Sheneman was born on 19 August 1885 at Jefferson Co., NE.1 She was the daughter of John Sheneman and Sarah Baker.1 Nellie Baker Sheneman married Fredrick Garfield Hood, son of John Stewart Hood and Sarah Elizabeth Paxton, on 8 June 1910 at Kansas City, Jackson Co., MO. Nellie Baker Sheneman died on 5 August 1962 at Contra Costa Co., CA, at age 76.

Children of Nellie Baker Sheneman and Fredrick Garfield Hood

Citations

  1. [S3263] 1900 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 930; FHL #1240930.
  2. [S613] 1920 Federal Census, Geary County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 533.

Arvilla Shenk1

F, b. 19 December 1907, d. 5 April 2007
     Arvilla Shenk was born on 19 December 1907 at Elida, Allen Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Elmer Jane Shenk and Ina Catherine Swartz.1 Arvilla Shenk married Amos Huber Bechtel, son of Henry Good Bechtel and Emma G. Huber. Arvilla Shenk lived on 15 April 1940 at East Vincent Twp., Chester Co., PA. She died on 5 April 2007 at Souderton, Montgomery Co., PA, at age 99. She was buried in April 2007 at Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery, Spring City, Chester Co., PA, Findagrave #77083673.

Citations

  1. [S2707] 1920 Federal Census, Allen County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1344.

Elmer Jane Shenk

M, b. 18 January 1884, d. 27 May 1949
     Elmer Jane Shenk was born on 18 January 1884 at Cherry Grove, Rockingham Co., VA. He was the son of Isaac S. Shenk and Rebecca Jane Smith. Elmer Jane Shenk married Ina Catherine Swartz, daughter of John S. Swartz and Anna Margaret Coffman, on 1 January 1905. Elmer Jane Shenk lived on 10 January 1920 at 743 Metcalf Street, Lima, Allen Co., OH; worker in truck factory.1 He died on 27 May 1949 at Pottstown, Montgomery Co., PA, at age 65


Obituary (via Findagrave.com):

Shenk, Elmer J., son of Isaac S. and Jane (Smith) Shenk, was born near Cherry Grove, Va., Jan. 18, 1884; passed away suddenly of a heart attack at his home, Pottstown, Pa., May 27, 1949; aged 65 y. 4 m. 9 d. At the age of about two years he moved to Elida, Ohio, where in 1904 he was baptized and received into the Mennonite Church. On Jan. 1, 1905, he was married to Ina Swartz. In 1920 they moved to Spring City, Pa., living there eight years, after which they returned to Elida. In 1939 they moved to Pennsylvania, living there until the time of his death. Surviving are his wife, 2 daughters (Waneta ­ Mrs. William Hunsberger, Arvilla Mrs. Amos Bechtel), 2 sons Isaac and Wilmer), 11 grandchildren, his stepmother (Sophia Shenk), 6 half brothers and 4 half sisters (Jacob, Ira, Otho, Ras, Noah, Timothy, Mrs. Irvin Diller, and Mrs. John Cusick, all of Elida; Mrs. S. J. Powell, Denbigh, Va; and Mrs. Peter Straman, Barrean Beach, Mich.) Funeral services were held May 31 at the home by Abram Metz and at the Vincent Mennonite Church by Amos and Jacob Kolb. Text: I Sam. 20:3. Burial was made in the adjoining cemetery.

Gospel Herald
Volume XLII, Number 29
July 19, 1949.

He was buried in May 1949 at Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery, Spring City, Chester Co., PA, Findagrave #121739100.

Children of Elmer Jane Shenk and Ina Catherine Swartz

Citations

  1. [S2797] 1900 Federal Census, Warren County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 907; FHL #1240907.
  2. [S2707] 1920 Federal Census, Allen County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1344.

Isaac S. Shenk

M, b. 24 February 1863, d. 2 February 1912
     Isaac S. Shenk was born on 24 February 1863 at Rockingham Co., VA. He married Rebecca Jane Smith. Isaac S. Shenk died on 2 February 1912 at Sugar Creek, Allen Co., OH, at age 48. He was buried in February 1912 at Salem Mennonite Cemetery, Elida, Allen Co., OH, Findagrave #40233103.

Child of Isaac S. Shenk and Rebecca Jane Smith

Isaac Swartz Shenk1

M, b. 8 July 1913, d. 8 February 2005
     Isaac Swartz Shenk was born on 8 July 1913 at Allen Co., OH.1 He was the son of Elmer Jane Shenk and Ina Catherine Swartz.1 Isaac Swartz Shenk married Grace Irene Setzler, daughter of Wesley H. Setzler and Marie Frances Kimes, on 1 January 1936 at Chester Co., PA. Isaac Swartz Shenk lived on 13 April 1940 at Spring City, Chester Co., PA; Sand blaster at foundry.2 He died on 8 February 2005 at Chester Co., PA, at age 91. He was buried in February 2005 at Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery, Spring City, Chester Co., PA, Findagrave #77084407.

Citations

  1. [S2707] 1920 Federal Census, Allen County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1344.
  2. [S2075] 1940 Federal Census, Chester County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 3464.

Mary M. Shenk

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     Mary M. Shenk married William Gabriel Keyser.

Child of Mary M. Shenk and William Gabriel Keyser

Waneta Mae Swartz Shenk1

F, b. 20 August 1905, d. 4 January 2005
     Waneta Mae Swartz Shenk was born on 20 August 1905 at Allen Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Elmer Jane Shenk and Ina Catherine Swartz.1 Waneta Mae Swartz Shenk married William J. Hunsberger, son of Jacob Martin Hunsberger and Emma Jane Jones. Waneta Mae Swartz Shenk died on 4 January 2005 at age 99. She was buried in January 2005 at Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery, Spring City, Chester Co., PA, Findagrave #72718305.

Child of Waneta Mae Swartz Shenk and William J. Hunsberger

Citations

  1. [S2707] 1920 Federal Census, Allen County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1344.

Wilmer Clyde Shenk1

M, b. 30 August 1916, d. 20 June 1988
     Wilmer Clyde Shenk was born on 30 August 1916 at Lima, Allen Co., OH.1 He was the son of Elmer Jane Shenk and Ina Catherine Swartz.1 Wilmer Clyde Shenk married Hazel Leona Habig, daughter of Phillip Gustave Habig and Helena Augusta Pawlisch, on 23 December 1939. Wilmer Clyde Shenk died on 20 June 1988 at Phoenixville, Chester Co., PA, at age 71

Obituary (via Findagrave.com):

Shenk. Wilmer, son of Elmer J. and Ina (Swartz) Shenk, was born at Lima, Ohio, Aug. 30, 1916; died of a heart attack at Phoenixville (Pa.) Hospital on June 20, 1988; aged 71 y. On Dec. 23, 1939, he was married to Hazel Habig, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons (Larry and Roger), 10 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, one brother (Isaac), and 2 sisters (Waneta Hunsberger and Arvilla Bechtel). He was a member of Vincent Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on June 25, in charge of Norman Kolb, Matthew Kolb, and Karl Glick; interment in Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery.

Gospel Herald
Volume 81, Number 30
July 26, 1988, page 518.

He was buried in June 1988 at Vincent Mennonite Church Cemetery, Spring City, Chester Co., PA, Findagrave #121740348.

Citations

  1. [S2707] 1920 Federal Census, Allen County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 1344.

Christian Miller Shenkel1

M, b. 6 January 1816, d. 14 April 1899
     Christian Miller Shenkel was born on 6 January 1816 at Adams Co., OH.1 He was the son of Christian Walsmith Shenkel and Mary Ann Foster. Christian Miller Shenkel married Mary Margaret Morris on 7 March 1837 at Brown Co., OH. Christian Miller Shenkel married Eliza Cheeseman on 13 April 1856 at Brown Co., OH. Christian Miller Shenkel lived on 16 July 1860 at Jackston Twp., Brown Co., OH.1 He died on 14 April 1899 at Carroll Co., MO, at age 83. He was buried in April 1899 at Powell Cemetery, Carroll Co., MO, Find A Grave Memorial# 27122161.

Children of Christian Miller Shenkel and Mary Margaret Morris

Child of Christian Miller Shenkel and Eliza Cheeseman

Citations

  1. [S1349] 1860 Federal Census, Brown County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 939; FHL #803939.

Christian Walsmith Shenkel

M, b. June 1789, d. 1860
     Christian Walsmith Shenkel was born in June 1789 at Berks Co., PA. He married Mary Ann Foster on 12 September 1811 at Clermont Co., OH. Christian Walsmith Shenkel died in 1860 at Adams Co., OH.

Child of Christian Walsmith Shenkel and Mary Ann Foster

Joshua Shenkel

M, b. May 1838, d. 3 September 1907
     Joshua Shenkel was born in May 1838 at Ohio.1 He was the son of Christian Miller Shenkel and Mary Margaret Morris. Joshua Shenkel married Hannah Bull on 10 March 1859 at Adams Co., OH. Joshua Shenkel died on 3 September 1907 at Carroll Co., MO, at age 69.

Children of Joshua Shenkel and Hannah Bull

Citations

  1. [S1378] 1860 Federal Census, Adams County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 928; FHL #803928.
  2. [S2043] 1880 Federal Census, Carroll County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 679; FHL #1254679.

Benjamin Shepard

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     Benjamin Shepard married Maria Danford, daughter of Ambrose Danford and Mary Delancey, on 2 November 1848 at Belmont Co., OH.

Coen Shepard

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     Coen Shepard was the son of Benjamin Shepard and Maria Danford.

Elsie L. Shepard

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     Elsie L. Shepard married George C. Tenney.

Child of Elsie L. Shepard and George C. Tenney

Hannah Shepard

F, b. before 1734
     Hannah Shepard was born before 1734. She married Thomas Tallman, son of Peter Tallman and Margaret Imlay, before 1752.