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Henry Shell
Birth: Oct. 9, 1824
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Death: 1895
Monrovia
Atchison County
Kansas, USA

Member of the 12th Regiment of Kansas State Militia in October, 1864, Monrovia Kansas.

HENRY SHELL, farmer. Section 36, P.O. Monrovia. One of the first settlers of Atchison County is Mr. Henry Shell. He is a native of Indiana, and was born in Bartholomew County, October 9, 1824, The son of Charles Frederick and Elizabeth Hahn Shell. Was reared, educated and followed agricultural pursuits in his native State until he attained his majority, he then went to Missouri locating in Platte County, where he followed his adopted profession until 1857, when he became a resident of Kansas, taking up his abode in Center Township. He was one of the first farm openers in this vicinity, and passed through all the trying ordeals which the early Kansans had to contend with. There are but few citizens in the county that are more popular than Mr. Shell. He was married in Missouri, to Miss Sarah Thulas Nuzum. They have eight children - Emma, Tolbet B., Hanna E., Leah Lusetta, Thulas F., Henry L., Mattie and Annie E. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Frederick Shell (1774 - 1851)
  Elizabeth Hahn Shell (1789 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Thulas Nuzum Shell (1836 - 1919)
 
 Children:
  Emma Shell Meyer (1855 - 1920)*
  Tolbert Benjamin Shell (1856 - 1922)*
  Hanna E. Shell (1859 - 1952)*
  Leah Lucetta Shell Freeland (1861 - 1944)*
  Lucy Shell (1863 - 1863)*
  Thulas Fall Shell (1864 - 1923)*
  Thomas Shell (1866 - 1866)*
  Ella Martha Shell Scheibe (1867 - 1957)*
  Henry L. Shell (1870 - 1940)*
  Joseph Shell (1872 - 1875)*
  Anna Sally Shell Akey (1877 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catharine Shell Bonnel (1809 - 1901)*
  Solomon Shell (1815 - 1900)*
  Benjamin F. Schell (1818 - 1896)*
  Margaret Shell (1820 - 1847)*
  Salome Shell (1822 - 1848)*
  Henry Shell (1824 - 1895)
  Charles F Shell (1829 - 1883)*
  William B Shell (1831 - 1832)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Noffsinger Cemetery
Effingham
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Stephen Nottingham
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55889748
Henry Shell
Added by: Stephen Nottingham
 
 
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Rest in peace Henry
- Michael
 Added: Oct. 2, 2011
 
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