Tombstone Tuesday ~ Elezan SHEPHERD

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Elezan Wycoff ~ Shane Area Cemetery (Photo courtesy of Denny Goddard)

Tombstone Tuesday

Name: Elezan SHEPHERD

Birth: 30 May 1836; Jefferson County, Ohio

Death: 07 March 1915; Stowe, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

Parents:Thomas SHEPHERD and Lucinda “Lucy” ARBUCKLE

Spouse: James WYCOFF

Cemetery: Shane Area Cemetery, Jefferson County, Ohio

Relationship to Hollie: wife of maternal 4th great uncle





Tombstone Tuesday is a GeneaBloggers Prompt

Born This Day in 1914 ~ Harry Thomas DRAKE


Name: Harry Thomas DRAKE

Birth: 17 April 1914; Beaver Falls, Beaver County, Pennsylvania

Parents: Joseph A. DRAKE and Lillie V. JONES

Spouse: Arlie “Ruth” MOORE

Death: 10 September 1989; Canton, Stark County, Ohio

Relationship to Hollie: uncle – husband of maternal aunt

Born This Day in 1792 ~ Rachel MILLER


Name: Rachel MILLER

Birth: 06 January 1792; Bedford (now Harrison) Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania

Parents: Elias MILLER and Mary LYBARGER

Spouse: Daniel MAY

Death: 24 May 1854; Harrison Township, Bedford County, Pennsylvania

Relationship to Hollie: paternal 4th great grandmother

Born This Day in 1841 ~ Joseph C. MAY


Name: Joseph C. MAY
Birth: 25 December 1841; Pennsylvania
Parents: John G. MAY and Rebecca O’SULLIVAN
Spouse: Margaret F. DOBSON, Minnie M. UNKNOWN
Death: 25 February 1919; Londonderry, Bedford County, Pennsylvania

Relationship to Hollie: paternal 2nd great grandfather