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John Wesley "Shan" Shanholtz
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1894
Cold Stream
Hampshire County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1976
New Hamlin
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA

John was born in Higginsville, Hampshire County, WV, the son of Robert Hiett Harris Shanholtz and Martha Virginia Hawkins Shanholtz Sine. He served in the Army and fought in World War I. He married Hazel Burns on June 25, 1929 and they had three children together, Don Wesley, Dorothy Marie Shanholtz Black and Betty Lou Shanholtz Adkins. He had a son from a previous relationship, John Dayton Alabaugh. 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert H. Shanholtz (1865 - 1935)
  Martha V. Sine (1869 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Hazel Frances Burns Shanholtz (1909 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Marie Shanholtz Black (1934 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Memory Gardens
Hamlin
Lincoln County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
Record added: Feb 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13277426
John Wesley Shan Shanholtz
Added by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
 
John Wesley Shan Shanholtz
Added by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
 
John Wesley Shan Shanholtz
Added by: Cindy (Adkins) Carper
 
 
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It doesn't seem like over 32 years since I watched them take you away for the last time PaPa. I wish I had gotten to know you longer than just 11 short years. Love you always!
- your granddaughter, Cindy Carper
 Added: Jan. 25, 2009

- D.J.Godfrey
 Added: Nov. 18, 2006
Love you and miss you PaPa!
- Cindy (Adkins) Carper
 Added: Feb. 10, 2006
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