John W. Sheary1

d. February 1962
  • Death*: February 19622
  • Last Edited: 12 Jun 2017

Citations

  1. [S100] Diane Maaks Steffens, One Hundred Years - New Holland, Illinois: 1875-1975 (New Holland, Illinois: Diane Maaks Steffens, 1975), p. 150.
  2. [S100] Diane Maaks Steffens, One Hundred Years - New Holland, Illinois: 1875-1975 (New Holland, Illinois: Diane Maaks Steffens, 1975), p. 151.

Amos Sheeley1

b. 1847, d. 1916
  • Birth*: 18471
  • Migration*: 1868; From Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to Delavan1
  • Marriage*: 1874; near Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Sallie Work McDowell1
  • Occupation*: Shoemaker, Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 19161
  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2016

Family: Sallie Work McDowell b. 1848, d. 1924

Citations

  1. [S39] Delavan History Book Committee, Delavan, Illinois: 1837-1987 (Delavan, Illinois: Delavan History Book Committee, 1987), p. 336.

Elizabeth Belle "Betty" Sheeley1,2,3

b. 10 December 1892, d. 11 January 1993
  • Name-Married: Elizabeth Hapenney1
  • Birth*: 10 December 1892; Peoria, Illinois1,2,3
  • Residence: 1900; Malone Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1909; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=James Lewis Hapenney1,3
  • Residence*: 1910; Malone Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1920; Malone Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Santa Ana, Orange Co., California6
  • Residence: 1940; Santa Ana, Orange Co., California7
  • Death*: 11 January 1993; Santa Ana, Los Angeles Co., California; Died at La Crescenta, California2,3
  • Burial*: Green Valley Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 26 Aug 2014

Family: James Lewis Hapenney b. 23 Apr 1890, d. 29 Apr 1958

Citations

  1. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  2. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, California: 1940-1997.
  3. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Elizabeth B. Hapenney - 3 February 1993.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Samuel A. Sheeley1,2

  • Last Edited: 16 Jun 2013

Family: Clara Belle Runyon

Citations

  1. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, California: 1940-1997.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

Mary Sheels1

  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2016

Family: Fred Bridgeman

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 315.

Rosine Sheer1

  • Marriage*: Principal=Thomas Smith1
  • Birth*: Germany2
  • Name-Married: Rosine Smith1
  • Last Edited: 15 Nov 2016

Family: Thomas Smith

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Marie Elizabeth Smith Hamer.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Marie Elizabeth Hamer.

Andrew J. "Jack" Sheets1,2

b. between 1844 and 1845, d. 1 July 1869
  • Birth*: between 1844 and 1845; Indiana1
  • Residence*: 1850; Bloomington Twp., Monroe Co., Indiana3
  • Residence: 1860; Sugar Creek Precinct, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Jennie Maria ?4
  • Death*: 1 July 18692
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 15 Oct 2012

Family: Jennie Maria ? b. bt 1846 - 1849, d. 22 Apr 1892

Citations

  1. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 34.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Archie Earle Sheets1,2,3,4,5

b. 3 June 1894, d. 6 June 1973
  • Birth*: 3 June 1894; Illinois3,4,5
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: between 1918 and 1919; Principal=Ruth M. Krominga1,8
  • Occupation*: 1920; Trucking Company Mechanic3
  • Residence*: 1920; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation: between 1930 and 1940; Farm Equipment Salesman8,9
  • Residence: 1930; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1935; Dixon, Lee Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1940; Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa9
  • Death*: 6 June 1973; St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., Florida10,5
  • Last Edited: 19 Sep 2012

Family: Ruth M. Krominga b. Dec 1893

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 93.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 119.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  5. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Florida: 1877-1998.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Barbara Elizabeth Sheets1,2

b. 7 August 1852, d. 7 May 1941
  • Name-Married: Barbara Elizabeth Payne3
  • Birth*: 7 August 1852; Bloomington, Monroe Co., Indiana1,2
  • Migration*: circa 1854; To Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1860; Sugar Creek Precinct, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 31 December 1868; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=William Granville Payne5,1,6
  • Residence: 1870; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Religion*: Member of the Christian Church at Bethel and at Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Religion: Member of the Bethel Christian Church13
  • Death*: 7 May 1941; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Obituary: 8 May 1941; Bloomington Pantagraph13
  • Burial*: 10 May 1941; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2018

Family: William Granville Payne b. 20 Mar 1847, d. 19 Sep 1934

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 106.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Barbara Elizabeth Payne.
  4. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  6. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  7. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  8. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  9. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  10. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  11. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  12. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  13. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Barbara Payne - 8 May 1941.

Claude Allond Sheets1,2,3

b. 6 March 1880, d. 3 December 1953
  • Birth*: 6 March 1880; Missouri2,3,4
  • Marriage*: between 1903 and 1904; Principal=Dolly Viola Williamson1,2
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1930; Farmer2,5,6
  • Residence*: 1910; Liverpool Twp., Fulton Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Timber Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1942; Malone Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 3 December 19534
  • Burial*: Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2015

Family: Dolly Viola Williamson b. 4 Jan 1884, d. 22 Jul 1975

Citations

  1. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Gladys Stoehr - 25 July 2007.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S18] Ancestry.com. "World War II Draft Registration Cards: 1942". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Claude A. Sheets.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Edith Mae Sheets1

b. 26 December 1896, d. 25 March 1988
  • Name-Married: Mae Quisenberry2
  • Birth*: 26 December 1896; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage: 19 July 1922; Principal=Ross Adam Quisenberry2
  • Death*: 25 March 1988; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,5
  • Last Edited: 16 Oct 2016

Family: Ross Adam Quisenberry b. 13 May 1895, d. 15 Jul 1967

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 466.
  3. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Evelyn L. Sheets1

b. 1907, d. 1995
  • Name-Married: Evelyn L. Williams2
  • Birth*: 1907; Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1910; Liverpool Twp., Fulton Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1920; Timber Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 19954,2
  • Burial*: Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2015

Citations

  1. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Evelyn L. Sheets Williams.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Gladys Stoehr - 25 July 2007.

Exilona "Leona" "Lona" Sheets1,2,3

b. 1869, d. 1953
  • Name-Married: Exilona Perry
  • Birth (alt): August 1868; Illinois3
  • Birth*: 1869; Illinois4,5
  • Residence: 1870; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1880; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 1 October 1887; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Thomas Perry2
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1920; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 19534
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 15 Oct 2012

Family: Thomas Perry b. 1867, d. 1919

Citations

  1. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 30.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Gladys V. Sheets1

b. 23 March 1908, d. 19 July 2007
  • Name-Married: Gladys V. Stoehr1
  • Birth*: 23 March 1908; Lewistown, Illinois2
  • Residence: 1910; Liverpool Twp., Fulton Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1920; Timber Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1930; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 8 March 1933; Springfield, Illinois; Principal=Alrick E. Stoehr2
  • Residence*: 1940; Malone Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 19 July 2007; Green Valley, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 22 July 2007; Green Valley Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2015

Family: Alrick E. Stoehr b. 3 Jun 1912, d. Dec 1980

Citations

  1. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Roy Gladys Stoehr - 25 July 2007.
  2. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Gladys Stoehr - 25 July 2007.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  4. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Hannah Sheets1

b. 1809, d. 26 January 1896
  • Name-Married: Hannah Aston1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Yancy T. Aston1
  • Birth*: 18091
  • Birth (alt): between 1818 and 1819; Indiana2
  • Residence: 1850; Monroe Co., Indiana3
  • Residence*: 1860; Sugar Creek Precinct, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 26 January 18961
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 12 Oct 2015

Family: Yancy T. Aston b. 30 Nov 1825, d. 8 Aug 1865

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hannah Sheets Aston.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Jacob Sheets1

b. 1795, d. 19 August 1866
  • Birth (alt): 18 May 17892
  • Birth*: 1795; North Carolina1,3
  • Occupation*: between 1850 and 1860; Farmer1,4
  • Residence*: 1850; Bloomington Twp., Monroe Co., Indiana1
  • Residence: 1860; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 19 August 18662
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 8 Mar 2014

Family:

Citations

  1. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 34.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  4. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Jacob V. Sheets1,2

b. 27 January 1842, d. 13 November 1896
  • Birth*: 27 January 1842; Indiana1,2
  • Residence*: 1850; Bloomington Twp., Monroe Co., Indiana3
  • Residence: 1860; Sugar Creek Precinct, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Amy Ellen Welch4
  • Occupation*: between 1870 and 1880; Farmer5,6
  • Residence: 1870; Arrowsmith Twp., McLean Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Notes*: 1883; Purchased the Orvil Twp. homestead from the remaining heirs of John Franklin Sheets4
  • Death*: 13 November 18962
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 15 Oct 2012

Family: Amy Ellen Welch b. 14 Mar 1846, d. 8 Jun 1928

Citations

  1. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  2. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 34.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  5. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  6. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

John Franklin Sheets1,2

b. 16 January 1820, d. 31 January 1882
  • Birth*: 16 January 1820; Indiana4,5
  • Marriage*: 17 March 1841; Monroe Co., Indiana; Principal=Lavinia Payne1,2
  • Occupation*: between 1850 and 1880; Farmer3,4,6,7
  • Residence*: 1850; Bloomington Twp., Monroe Co., Indiana3
  • Migration*: circa 1854; To Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Notes*: 25 October 1855; Purchased 160 acres in Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1860; Sugar Creek Precinct, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1870; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 31 January 18825
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 8 Oct 2012

Family: Lavinia Payne b. 20 Mar 1824, d. 27 Dec 1882

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 106.
  2. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  3. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 34.
  6. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  7. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

John W. Sheets1,2,3

b. 11 December 1868, d. 14 March 1940
  • Birth*: 11 December 1868; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Residence: 1870; Arrowsmith Twp., McLean Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 12 July 1893; McLean Co., Illinois; Principal=Maggie E. Nine1,2
  • Occupation*: between 1900 and 1910; Farmer1,6
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 14 March 1940; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: 17 March 1940; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 16 Oct 2016

Family: Maggie E. Nine b. 9 Jul 1874, d. 27 Jul 1909

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.

Laura A. Sheets1,2

b. 1865, d. 1932
  • Name-Married: Laura Perry1
  • Birth*: 1865; Illinois3,4
  • Residence*: 1870; Arrowsmith Twp., McLean Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 8 December 1886; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=John T. Perry Sr.1,5
  • Death*: 19324
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 13 May 2015

Family: John T. Perry Sr. b. 17 Nov 1859, d. 1 Dec 1934

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  2. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 30.
  5. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  6. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Laura A. Sheets Perry.

Marie Elizabeth Sheets1

b. 1867, d. 1955
  • Name-Variation: Elizabeth J. Walker2
  • Name-Married: Marie Walker1
  • Birth*: 1867; Illinois3,2
  • Residence*: 1870; Arrowsmith Twp., McLean Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 14 November 1900; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Henry F. Walker1,5
  • Death*: 19552
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 5 Mar 2016

Family: Henry F. Walker b. 1862, d. 13 Dec 1948

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  2. [S40] William R. Detmers, Bethel Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2006), p. 42.
  3. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  4. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

Milton Orville Sheets1,2

b. 24 May 1905, d. 11 November 1992
  • Birth*: 24 May 1905; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois1,3,2
  • Marriage*: 20 October 1926; Glasford, Illinois; Married Opal Sprague2
  • Death*: 11 November 1992; Morton, Illinois3,2
  • Burial*: 14 November 1992; Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois3,2
  • Last Edited: 27 Jan 2015

Citations

  1. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  2. [S57] News Article, The Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois, Obituary of Milton Sheets - 13 November 1992.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Milton O. Sheets.

Robert W. Sheets1,2

b. 20 October 1880, d. 29 April 1963
  • Occupation*: Sheriff of Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Hettie Martin1
  • Birth*: 20 October 18802
  • Occupation: before 1949; Owned and Operated the Sheets Funeral Home1,3
  • Death*: 29 April 19632
  • Burial*: New Union Cemetery, West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 15 Oct 2012

Family: Hettie Martin b. 12 Dec 1881, d. 10 Oct 1967

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  2. [S46] Rita Schriber, compiler, Cemetery Inscriptions of the New Union Cemetery, Lincoln, Illinois (Decatur, Illinois: Decatur Genealogical Society, 1982), p. 55.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 342.

Ruth Caroline Sheets1,2,3

b. 17 December 1829, d. 27 February 1906
  • Name-Married: Ruth Culbertson1
  • Birth*: 17 December 1829; Maryland2,4
  • Marriage*: 29 November 1854; Principal=Edward Castle Culbertson2
  • Residence*: 1900; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 27 February 19062
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 17 Sep 2016

Family: Edward Castle Culbertson b. 29 Oct 1826, d. 4 Oct 1905

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 74.
  2. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 104.
  3. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

William David Sheets1,2,3

b. 28 October 1870, d. 4 January 1947
  • Marriage*: Principal=Catherine "Kate" Weber1
  • Birth*: 28 October 1870; Tazewell Co., Illinois2,3
  • Residence*: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 4 January 1947; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: 7 January 1947; St. Mary's Cemetery, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 8 Jul 2014

Family: Catherine "Kate" Weber b. 6 Jun 1884, d. 8 Nov 1952

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 514.
  2. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, William David Sheets.

Jeremiah Sheibley1

b. between 1840 and 1841
  • Marriage*: Principal=Jennie ?1
  • Birth*: between 1840 and 1841; Pennsylvania1
  • Occupation*: 1880; Druggist1
  • Residence*: 1880; Minier, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 27 Apr 2016

Family: Jennie ? b. Dec 1846

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Phebe Shelby1

  • Marriage*: Principal=Carter Scroggin1
  • Birth*: North Carolina1
  • Name-Married: Phebe Scroggin1
  • Last Edited: 28 Sep 2015

Family: Carter Scroggin b. 1796

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 159.

Connie Jo Sheldon1

  • Name-Married: Connie Jo Burger1
  • Last Edited: 6 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Patricia Sheldon - 20 January 2015.

Garland Nils Sheldon1,2

b. 15 July 1923, d. 18 July 2001
  • Birth*: 15 July 1923; South Bend, Indiana4,3
  • Residence*: 1930; South Bend, St. Joseph Co., Indiana5
  • Military Service*: between 1942 and 1946; U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II3,6
  • Marriage*: 19 May 1946; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Elsie Helen Fisher1,7
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg3
  • Death*: 18 July 2001; Bloomington, Monroe Co., Indiana4,3
  • Burial*: 23 July 2001; Clear Creek Cemetery, Bloomington, Indiana3
  • Last Edited: 14 Jul 2015

Family: Elsie Helen Fisher b. 24 Nov 1924, d. 14 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 83.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Elsie Fisher - 17 April 2015.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Garland Sheldon - 20 July 2001.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S87] U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs. "BIRLS Death File: 1850-2010". Database. Ancestry.com: 2011.
  7. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 175.

Jackie Burnell Sheldon1,2,3

b. 11 September 1933, d. 26 January 2011
  • Birth*: 11 September 1933; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5,1
  • Marriage*: 21 August 1952; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Martine Elizabeth Langley1
  • Residence*: 2001; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Employer*: 2009; Ober Nester Bottling at Lincoln1
  • Death*: 26 January 2011; Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois5,1
  • Burial*: 29 January 2011; Zion Cemetery, East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 30 Sep 2015

Family: Martine Elizabeth Langley b. 24 Sep 1933, d. 16 Sep 2014

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Jackie Sheldon - 28 January 2011.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Jack Sheldon.
  3. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Garland Sheldon - 20 July 2001.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.