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Solomon Shinn

  • Birth 16 Dec 1811 Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 18 Mar 1884 Pilot Grove, Cooper County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial Pilot Grove, Cooper County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 79407779

Solomon Shinn was born near Columbus, Ohio in 1811. Soldier in the Black Hawk War, and one of the chosen posse who captured the famous chief; passed through the Mormon troubles of his region and became a successful farmer and preacher; sold his farm in 1866 and moved to Cooper County, Missouri, where he died in Feb. 1884. Three of his sons (Montraville, Levi, and Oliver H.) were gallant soldiers in the 50th Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry.


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  • Created by: StephanieSN
  • Added: 27 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79407779
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Solomon Shinn (16 Dec 1811–18 Mar 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79407779, citing Pilot Grove City Cemetery, Pilot Grove, Cooper County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by StephanieSN (contributor 47383699) .