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Minerd C. SHEARS

Male 1842 - 1865  (22 years)


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  • Name Minerd C. SHEARS 
    Born 5 September 1842  Sheffield Twp.,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Sheffield Twp,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1860  Sheffield Twp,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military Service 23 August 1864  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    "K" Co., OH 177 Infantry 
    Buried January 1865  National Cemetery,Murfreesboro,Rutherford Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 January 1865  Murfreesboro,Rutherford Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Minard C. Shears entered Military service on August 23, 1864 and served in the Civil War until contracting Typhoid Fever. He died on January 6, 1865 in Murfreesboro, Tenn. after serving 1 year.
      He was A Pvt. in Co. K 177th Ohio Inf.

      Minard D. Shears was the executor of Minerd's will and it states that Mirriam is the dower widow. This probate took place November 1866.

      John Shears bought the 30 acres for $232.00.

      Minard C. and Miriam C. as it is on the marriage certificate, were married by the Mayor of Jefferson, whose name was DS Wade PJ

      BURIAL: Grave Location - M-4985
    Person ID I1324  Marcia Shears
    Last Modified 30 May 2007 

    Father John SHEARS,   b. 1819, Geneva,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 March 1877, Plainfield Twp.,Kent Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Malinda SHAW,   b. 24 May 1824, Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 November 1914, Grant,Newaygo Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 24 February 1841  Sheffield Twp.,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Mariam C. HAMMOND,   b. about 1842, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 November 1910, Wayland,Allegan Co.,MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)  [4
    Married 8 August 1862  Jefferson Twp.,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. David Carl SHEARS,   b. 31 October 1863
    Family ID F601  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1014] 1850 US Federal Census - SHEARS John Family, (Sheffield, Ashtabula Co., OH, Page 254).

    2. [S369] 1860 US Federal Census - SHEARS John Family, (Sheffield Twp., Ashtabula Co., OH, Lines 18-26, Image 8 of 22,).

    3. [S673] SHEARS Minard C. Military Information.

    4. [S1032] SHEARS Minard C. and HARMON Miriam Marriage 1862, (Ashtabula Co., OH Marriages, Vol E, Page 506 ), M/F 0890265 (Currently in GR, MI).


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