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Samuel William Shook
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1861
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1930
Dexter
Lane County
Oregon, USA

Myrtle Point Herald August 7, 1930

Samuel Shook, 69 died Friday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Rachel Butler, of Dexter Oregon. His body was brought to Myrtle Point for burial at Gravelford. He has been a resident of Oregon close to 60 years. He was born in Germany (Error-he was born in Indiana) and crossed the plains from Indiana with his parents at the age of 14 years. Their object being Oregon. After a residence here for a short time the family went to Lincoln Co., Washington Territory and lived near Davenport. Returning to Oregon in 1895, settling in Douglas Co., came to Coos Co., and settled on the Coos River in 1905. They then moved to the North Fork in 1913/14. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Johnson Shook (1825 - 1896)
  Julia Ann Williams Shook (1822 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Carrie Mariah Allen Shook (1864 - 1928)*
 
 Children:
  Rachel Grace Shook Butler (1883 - 1953)*
  Jessie Christina Shook Mills (1886 - 1951)*
  William Alfred Shook (1889 - 1963)*
  Carrie Louise Shook Laskey (1891 - 1943)*
  Morgan Henry Shook (1896 - 1914)*
  Luke Orsemas Shook (1898 - 1973)*
  Minnie Louise Shook Kitselman (1901 - 1962)*
  Milo Carl Shook (1909 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Bevis (1845 - 1908)**
  Henry Morgan Shook (1847 - 1922)*
  Jasper A Shook (1850 - 1919)*
  Joseph Peter Shook (1852 - 1914)*
  Sarah Elvira Shook Johnson (1859 - 1938)*
  Samuel William Shook (1861 - 1930)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Gravelford Pioneer Cemetery
Gravelford
Coos County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Tami K.
Record added: Mar 25, 2008
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Samuel William Shook
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