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George Washington Shinn

George Washington Shinn[1, 2, 3]

Male 1840 - 1897  (56 years)

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  • Name George Washington Shinn 
    Birth 23 Aug 1833  Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 12 Aug 1840  Arbuckle, Mason, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1870  Mill Creek, Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1870 U.S. Federal Census
    1870 U.S. Federal Census
    Source Citation
    Year: 1870; Census Place: Mill Creek, Jackson, West Virginia; Roll: M593_1689; Page: 364A; Image: 149; Family History Library Film: 553188
    Residence 1880  Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Death 26 Jul 1897  Webster, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Jul 1897  Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Listed on Death Register as Brights Disease 
    Jackson County, WV Deaths
    Jackson County, WV Deaths
    Indexed Register of Deaths, Jackson County West Virginia, Page 60
    Notes 
    • Notes for GEORGE WALLACE SHINN:
      Member of the Legislator in 1874. A member ofthe Shinn family for whichShinnston was named . About 1830 he moved with his parents to what isnow Mason county. Later he became a farme r in Jackson County,Virgina.He was a Republican to the House of Delegates for three term s and wasfor 18 years a member of the County Court, part of that time as presidingJudge.H e was a Mason and one of the very liberal and active members ofthe United Brethren Church . (printed in Pioneers of Harrison County)

      In 1880 the Census List a Servant named Martha Rhodes, she was white and 17.
    Person ID I26119  MRP Tree
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 

    Father Samuel Branson Shinn, Jr,   b. 27 Jan 1809, Arbuckle, Mason, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1896, Parchment, Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Areoly Caroline Carney,   b. 5 May 1809, Kingston Delaware, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1893, Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 5 Apr 1829  Mason, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Documents
    Jackson County WV Marriage Register, Page 1
    Jackson County WV Marriage Register, Page 1
    Jackson County WV Marriage Register, Page 1

    Marriages:
    Jacob Sayre & Edy Sandy
    Benjamin Sayre & Delilah Hugh
    Isaac Smith & Rachael McGuire
    Samuel Shinn & Caroline Carney
    More (needs added)
    Family ID F9078  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 23 Aug 1833 - Jackson, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Aug 1840 - Arbuckle, Mason, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Mill Creek, Jackson, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Jackson, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 26 Jul 1897 - Webster, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Listed on Death Register as Brights Disease - 26 Jul 1897 - Ripley, Jackson, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] History of the Shinn Family in Europe & America, Josiah H. Shinn, A.M., (Name: The Genealogical and Historical Publishing Company, 1903 (on microfilm);).
      1. George W. Shinn (7), b. 8/23/1833; m. Elizabeth Stone, 4/7/1853; member of the West Virginia Legislature. Children: 1. Samuel Frederick Shinn (8);b. 1/15/1854. 2. Permelia Ann Shinn (8); b. 12/27/1855. 3. James Owen Shinn (8); b. 2/19/1858; m. 8/5/1881; elected sheriff of Jackson County in 1896;executed the murderer, John Morgan; this was the last public execution in Jackson County; 30,000 people present. 4. Reuben Parry Shinn (8); b. 7/20/1860. 5. John Alexander Shinn (8); b. 12/11/1862. 6. Nathan R. Shinn (8); b. 3/20/1865.

    2. [S5] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: , Jackson, West Virginia; Roll: 1404; Family History Film: 125540.
      Birth date: abt 1834 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1880 Residence place: Jackson, West Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1880usfedcen&h=14654497&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    3. [S9] Family Trees and LDS, This information is obtained from Public and Private Family Trees and Data Collections including but not limited to: LDS, Ancestry, WFT, MyFamily etc., (Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual private or public files. This infomation is not a "Primary Source".), Ancestry Family Trees.
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=22755840&pid=26119

    4. [S25] History of the Shinn Family in Europe & America, Josiah H. Shinn, A.M., (Name: The Genealogical and Historical Publishing Company, 1903 (on microfilm);), 395.
      QUAY

    5. [S897] Marriage Record.
      Early Mason County Marriages. Record is on order.

    6. [S232] Virginia Marriages, 1740-1850, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1999.Original data - Dodd, Jordan R., et al.. Early Ameri).
      Marriage date: 5 April 1829 Marriage place: Mason, Virginia
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=va2&h=131564&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    7. [S67] West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971.
      Marriage date: 1828 Marriage place: Mason, West Virginia, United States
      http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=fswestvirginiamarriages&h=340793&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt


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