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Rudolph H. Shira
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1820
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1899
Knox County
Ohio, USA

S/o Abraham Jacob and Mary 'Polly' (Brolliar) Shira
Mary died in Linnville, Iowa.

md 17 October 1844 Knox co., Ohio

1860 census Pike twp., Knox co., Ohio
Rudolph Shira M 39 Ohio
Catherine Shira F 34 Pennsylvania
William Shira M 14 Ohio
Robert Shira M 12 Ohio
Emna Shira F 6 Ohio
George Shira M 10 Ohio
Amanda Shira F 4 Ohio
Abi Shira F 1 Ohio

1880 census Pike twp., Knox co., Ohio
Self Rudolph Shira M 59 Ohio
Wife Catharine Shira F 54 PA
Daughter Abi S. Shira F 21 Ohio
Son Wilson Shira M 19 Ohio
Son Loyd Shira M 13 Ohio
Grandson Alpha L. Shira M 5 Ohio
Nephew Douglas D. Shira M 18 Iowa

~Douglas (84284359) is the son of Samuel Shira and Marie Walkey

Graham's 1881 History of Knox County
SHIRA, RUDOLPH H., Pike township, fanner, post office.
North Liberty, was bora in Stark county, Ohio, in 1820; went
to Richland county when quite young; remamed there eleven
years, and was married in 1844 to Catharine Loose, who was
born in Bedford county, Pennsylvania, m 1825. They have
eight childrenó William, bom in 1845; Rob Roy, in 1847;
George, in 1840; Emnia, in 1854; Amanda, in 1855; Abi S., in
1859; Wilson, in 1861; and Lloyd, in 1867.

The following are married: Rob Roy, to. Ellen Shacklet,
deceased; George, to Mary Penroe; he is a practicing physician
at Dunkirk, Ohio. William is engaged in the study and prac-
tice of medicine in Scottown, Marion county, Ohio. Amanda
Shira was married to Mehin Sweitzer; they reside at Inde-
pendence, Richland county.
Family links: 
  Abraham Shira (1787 - 1858)
  Catherine Loos Shira (1825 - 1902)*
  William L. Shira (1845 - 1938)*
  Robroy Shira (1847 - 1919)*
  George Shira (1849 - 1884)*
  Mary Shira (1851 - 1857)*
  Emma Caroline Shira Brubaker (1854 - 1931)*
  Amanda Shira Switzer (1857 - 1931)*
  Abi S. Shira Swank (1859 - 1921)*
  Wilson Shira (1861 - 1945)*
  Lloyd Shira (1867 - 1943)*
  Eliza Shira Brewbaker (1812 - 1872)*
  Esther Shira Spayd (1813 - 1887)*
  Sarah Shira Henry (1814 - 1885)*
  Rudolph H. Shira (1820 - 1899)
  Polly Shira Brewbaker (1823 - 1904)*
  David Shira (1831 - 1895)*
  Lucinda Shira Dickson (1837 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Owl Creek Church of the Brethren Cemetery
Knox County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Human
Record added: Mar 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18114601
Rudolph H. Shira
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Rudolph H. Shira
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