|Birth: ||May 22, 1841|
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 1915|
Wesley was the seventh child and fourth son of Henry Shanafelt; and the third child and son of Elizabeth (Ward) Hanaway Shanafelt Reynolds. He was the beloved husband of Mary Amanda (Carter) Shanafelt.
When the Civil War broke out, Wesley Shanafelt enlisted as a Private 3 Jul 1861 with Company F., Keokuk Co., Iowa.
Wesley had five Shanafelt half-siblings in Morgan County, Indiana born to his father Henry and Hannah (Hartle) Shanafelt:
Sarah (Shanafelt) Ballard,
Sophia (Shanafelt) Reagan, and
Elizabeth Jane (Shanafelt) Alderson.
He had one brother,
George Shanafelt and one sister Eliza born to his parents Henry and Elizabeth (Ward Hanaway) Shanafelt.
Godspeed Wesley, Godspeed.
Henry Shanafelt (1803 - 1843)
Mary Amanda Carter Shanafelt (1843 - 1924)
Sarah Shanafelt Ballard (1824 - 1873)*
Samuel Shanafelt (1826 - 1888)*
Solomon Shanafelt (1827 - 1887)*
Sophia Shanafelt Reagan (1830 - 1911)*
Elizabeth Jane Shanafelt Alderson (1834 - 1857)*
George W. Shanafelt (1839 - 1864)*
Wesley Shanafelt (1841 - 1915)
Elm Grove Cemetery
Created by: S. G. Shanafelt
Record added: Apr 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88331005