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Alzina Hill Sayre Shinn
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1830
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1920
West Virginia, USA

BIO: ALZINA HILL:
Alzina was the first child and daughter of Rebecca (Woodruff) Hill and Labon Hill. She was born in Jackson County near Rock Castle, West Virginia, March 29, 1830. She married John Wesley Sayre, 19 April 1849. They had two boys. Labon Sayre, born 1852; died 1936, Daniel Boone (Coon) Sayre, born Feb.13,1857; died Aug.11,1937 (80 years, 5 months); m. (firstly) Nancy King; m. (secondly) Ruth Sayre.
After the early death of John Wesley Sayre, Alzina or (Elzinnia, as found in "GEHO" records) Hill Sayre married Joshua Shinn. About 1876 they bought the Labon Hill home place, than owned by Rachel Jane (Kimberling) Hill and Enoch Hill who was moving to Kansas. Alzine and Joshua had six children.
Rebecca Shinn b. JAN 25 1861.
Charles Shinn b. JUN 5 1863.
Louisa Shinn b. JUN 10 1866.
Samuel Shinn b. DEC 15 1869; d.APR 03 1904 (35y 3m)
Minerva Shinn b. DEC 12 1872.
Ira Shinn b. MAY 13 1875.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Laban Hill (1809 - 1886)
  Rebecca Woodriff Hill (1812 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  John Wesley Sayre (1825 - 1858)
 
 Siblings:
  Alzina Hill Sayre Shinn (1830 - 1920)
  Roxy Ann Hill Harpole (1835 - 1906)**
  Josephine Hill Bennett (1837 - 1916)*
  Enoch Hill (1847 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Shinn Family Cemetery
Fairplain
Jackson County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Phillip H. Pitzer
Record added: Jan 25, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10372403
Alzina <i>Hill</i> Sayre Shinn
Added by: Phillip H. Pitzer
 
 
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Rest in Heavenly peace.
- William Neill
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
Bless you dear lady Alzina. Be with GOD.
- Strings of the Heart
 Added: Feb. 7, 2007
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