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Edna Elizabeth Gibson Shear
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Birth: Nov. 29, 1909
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 26, 1987
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Edna was the daughter of Thomas Roy Gibson and Rose Catherine Mers. She was first married to Harold Arthur Lee for a short time. They divorced Feb 4, 1930, then she married Gerald Mark Shear Feb 7, 1930 in Palmyra, Marion County, MO. Edna's mother Rose passed away shortly after her 7th child was born. Rose died of postpartum complications. Edna and most of her siblings were placed in a catholic orphanage in Quincy. Thomas Roy married a second time to Monta Marie Spence and had 2 children with her. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Roy Gibson (1886 - 1958)
  Rose Catherine Mers Gibson (1887 - 1922)
  Gerald Mark Shear (1906 - 1988)*
  Rosemary Shear (1936 - 1937)*
  Edna Elizabeth Gibson Shear (1909 - 1987)*
  Edna Elizabeth Gibson Shear (1909 - 1987)
  Irene Christine Gibson Hart (1911 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Boniface Cemetery
Adams County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Mindy Shear Doellman
Originally Created by: Sue and Doug
Record added: Jan 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32564318
Edna Elizabeth <i>Gibson</i> Shear
Added by: Mindy Shear Doellman
Edna Elizabeth <i>Gibson</i> Shear
Added by: Edward Huston
Edna Elizabeth <i>Gibson</i> Shear
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May God Bless, Great Aunt Edna.
- Sue Lane
 Added: Jan. 6, 2009

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