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James SHEARS

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  • Name James SHEARS 
    Born 1821  Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870  Perry Twp.,Buchanan Co.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1880  Beaver,Guthrie Co.,IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • I do not know for sure if this person fits in here. One source says he does but I am still looking for the proof. His parents were both born in Ohio.
    Person ID I3355  Marcia Shears
    Last Modified 7 January 2007 

    Father Mindard D. SHEARS,   b. 1786, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 January 1857, Jefferson,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Martha BARTHOLOMEW,   b. 3 November 1792, Harpersfield,Delaware Co.,NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 April 1886, North Sheffield,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 23 November 1814  Harpersville,Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Married at Ashtabula County Court House. [2]
    Family ID F18  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Sarah,   b. about 1829, NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. about 1850, Lake Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years) 
    Married about 1848 
    Children 
     1. Delano SHEARS,   b. about 1850, Lake Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F1859  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Marian FISHER,   b. 1831, Upper Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 4 September 1851  Ashtabula Co.,OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Newton SHEARS,   b. about 1853, MI Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Orlando SHEARS,   b. about 1855, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Zilphon C. SHEARS,   b. about 1858, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Marian L. SHEARS,   b. about 1862, WI Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. James L. SHEARS,   b. about 1865, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Martha C. SHEARS,   b. about 1867, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah C. SHEARS,   b. about 1869, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Mary L. SHEARS,   b. about 1871, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Annie M. SHEARS,   b. about 1873, IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F1351  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1262] 1870 US Federal Census - SHEARS James Family , (Perry Twp., Jessup (PO), Buchanan Co., IA, Page 15, Lines 3-12, Image 15 of 42 ).

    2. [S2545] SHEARS Mindard & WILLIAMS Martha Marriage 1814, (Vol A, Page 23, Rec 74), M/F 0890264 (Currently in GR, MI).

    3. [S746] SHEARS James & FISHER Mariam Marriage 1851, (Ashtabula Co., OH Marriages; Vol D, Page 129), M/F 0890264 (Currently in GR, MI).


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