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John George Shipley
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Birth: Nov. 28, 1829
Hollis
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jul. 15, 1918
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

John George was a carpenter and a stone cutter.

John's first wife was Orilla P. Carr. She married John on August 08, 1850 in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio. Orilla was the daughter of Orilla and P.H. Kerr/Carr and was still living with her parents in the 1850 Census on Aug 5, 1850 in Warren Township, Washington County, Ohio.

Orilla P. CARR was born in Columbiana County, Ohio, although the 1850 Census list her birth along with her mom as NY (father Vt). She died 1854 in Des Moines County, Iowa. She died shortly after the birth of their son William Wallace.

John and Orilla had two children:
- Ella Alma (Shipley) Rogers
b. November 28, 1851, Ohio
d. July 20, 1874.

- William Wallace
b. March 06, 1854, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa
d. May 03, 1939, Bandon, Coos County, Oregon.

John George Shipley married second wife Anna Maria Height on February 14, 1855 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Children:
- Alice Nina (1858-1935)
- Warren Lincoln (1860-1948)
- Dora Venita (1863-1945)
- Henry Stanton (1865-1943)
- Raymond Rollin (1868-1870)
- Rosamond Inez (1874-1919)

Anna Marie Height died while she and John were visiting a son in Kansas in 1890.

John moved in with his daughter Rosaline/Rosamond "Rosa" Inez and her spouse Reinhart Waldner. He lived with them in KS, CO, and finally Santa Cruz, CA where he died.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Boyd Shipley (1804 - 1880)
  Mary Gregg Shipley (1806 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Marie Haight Shipley (1831 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  William Wallace Shipley (1854 - 1939)*
  Alice Nina Shipley Sears (1858 - 1935)*
  Warren Lincoln Shipley (1860 - 1948)*
  Dora Venita Shipley Lund (1863 - 1945)*
  Henry Stanton Shipley (1865 - 1943)*
  Rosamond Inez Shipley Waldner (1872 - 1919)*
 
 Siblings:
  John George Shipley (1829 - 1918)
  Eliza J. Shipley Calkins (1833 - 1874)*
  Benjamin Franklin Shipley (1835 - 1904)*
  William Cutler Shipley (1837 - 1919)*
  Clara F Shipley Rice (1849 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Memorial Park
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: David Shipley
Originally Created by: Dave Francis
Record added: Apr 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26165111
John George Shipley
Added by: David Shipley
 
John George Shipley
Added by: Dave Francis
 
John George Shipley
Added by: David Shipley
 
 
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- Sabrina K. Combs
 Added: Jan. 14, 2013

- Laura
 Added: May. 10, 2012
Gr.Gr. grandfather, at last I have found you. You have bee such a mystery to me and many aspects of your life remain so. We are taking good care of Anna Marie's burial site. She is beside your grandson, Dewey.
- Carrol Shipley Baker
 Added: Oct. 26, 2009
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