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Mindard D. Shears
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1842
Sheffield Center
Ashtabula County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1910
Allegan County
Michigan, USA

SHEARS Mindard/Minard D Obituary 1910

The Otsego Union: Otsego, Allegan Co., MI, Publ: Thurs 24 Mar 1910

Minard Shears, for many years a resident of this township and village, died at his home on East Allegan street, after a long and protracted illness, at 3:00 Wednesday morning.

Mr. Shears was born in the Buckeye state September 1, 1842. He was married October 7, 1862, to Miss Marinda Hammon, who died five years ago.

Mr. Shears is survived by an aged mother, Mrs. Malinda Becker, now 86 years old, five brothers, six sons and one daughter. The brothers are Frank of Northern Michigan, William of Ohio, Sidney of Northern Michigan. Adelbert and Luther of Otsego. The children are: Oscar of Plainwell: Sherman, Bert and Arthur of this place: Barney of Onnalinda, Penn.: Mrs Lydia Ludtke of Roberts, Wis., and Jay of Canada.

The funeral will be held from the home at 10:30 Friday forenoon, conducted by Rev. E.R. Clark.

Family links: 
  John Shears (1819 - 1877)
  Malinda Shaw Becker (1824 - 1914)
  Marinda Elizabeth Hammon Shears (1847 - 1904)*
  Oscar Lafayette Shears (1864 - 1951)*
  Sherman Theodore Shears (1865 - 1958)*
  Bert Dexter Shears (1869 - 1933)*
  Barney E Shears (1871 - 1918)*
  Arthur Ivan Shears (1877 - 1954)*
  Lyda Eleanor Shears Ludtke (1879 - 1911)*
  Jay Oran Shears (1881 - 1942)*
  Minard Chester Shears (1842 - 1865)*
  Mindard D. Shears (1842 - 1910)
  William B. Shears (1843 - 1925)*
  Adelbert Delos Shears (1847 - 1922)*
  Sidney E Shears (1853 - 1934)*
  Franklin James Shears (1856 - 1923)*
  Luther M Shears (1858 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountain Home Cemetery
Allegan County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Marcia Shears
Record added: Apr 02, 2010
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Mindard D. Shears
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Mindard D. Shears
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 Added: Feb. 8, 2016
For my 2nd great-grandfather;
- Marcia Shears
 Added: Apr. 2, 2010

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