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Robert Anderson Shelton
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Birth: May 12, 1861
Death: Jan. 13, 1927

Robert was born May 12, 1861 in Gosport, Owen Co., IN to John Atkinson Shelton and Catharine Haase.
He married Clara Bell Eisele on May 30, 1893. Clara was the daughter of Philipp Michael Eisele born in Germany and Eleanor Law born in Ohio.
Robert died on Jan 13, 1927 in Arcola, Douglas Co., IL. Clara died Nov. 18, 1944 in Arcola.
They had 6 daughters:
Nora Catherine who only lived 6 1/2 months.
Frances Pearl(William Ernst)
Lenna Mae (Charles Jensen)
Lyda Elizabeth (Ora Warner)
Bessie Marie (Dewey Apt)
Nellie Fern (Hershal Souders) 
Family links: 
  John Atkinson Shelton (1820 - 1909)
  Catharine Haase Shelton (1827 - 1878)
  Clara Bell Eisele Shelton (1870 - 1944)*
  Nora Catherine Shelton (1894 - 1895)*
  Frances Pearl Shelton Ernst (1896 - 1982)*
  Lyda Elizabeth Shelton Kennedy (1902 - 1988)*
  Nellie Fern Shelton Souders (1907 - 2005)*
  John Jefferson Shelton (1851 - 1928)*
  Martha Ellen Shelton Lingle (1857 - 1928)*
  Hattie Evaline Shelton Cummins (1859 - 1942)*
  Robert Anderson Shelton (1861 - 1927)
  Amanda Caroline Shelton Swain (1863 - 1929)*
  Benjamin Franklin Shelton (1865 - 1946)*
*Calculated relationship
Arcola Township Cemetery
Douglas County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Carol M.
Record added: Oct 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9691259
Robert Anderson Shelton
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Robert Anderson Shelton
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Robert Anderson Shelton
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In memory of my great grandfather.
- Carol M.
 Added: May. 10, 2014
LONG GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN. Daffodils signify "Regards". To Robert, may you rest in eternal peace. Love,
- Kati McSweeney
 Added: Nov. 28, 2012

- The Genealogy Genie
 Added: Oct. 8, 2012

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