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Elizabeth Metzger1,2,3

Female
b. 8 March 1870, d. 21 February 1967


Father Daniel Metzger3 b. circa 1825, d. before 1886
Mother Elizabeth May4 b. 25 August 1829, d. 14 July 1883
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Family George Washington Shirey b. 24 July 1862, d. July 1933
Marriage* 26 December 1886  Juniata Twp., Bedford Co., PA, Shirier, George W., 24, white, r. Juaniata twp., occ. Laborer, s/o George W. & Sarah C. Shirier, n/a
Elizabeth S. Metzker, 17, white, r.Juniata twp, occ. none, d/o Daniel & Elizabeth Metzker (both deceased), guardian Marcus May, consent given by guardian; m. Dec. 26, 1886 at home of Marcus May by John W. Housel, JP.

Vol 1, Rec. 277, Principal=George Washington Shirey2,3 
Children  1. Robert Shirey b. 7 Jul 1887, d. 1898
  2. John Shirey b. 13 Feb 1889, d. 31 Jul 1959
  3. Della Shirey b. 8 Aug 1891, d. 15 Mar 1966
  4. Mary Alice Shirey b. 18 Apr 1893, d. 9 May 1969
  5. Grace Shirey b. 5 Jul 1893, d. 12 Mar 1970
  6. Ross Shirey b. 11 Oct 1896, d. a 1983
  7. Harry Shirey b. 1 Jan 1900 or 2 Jan 1900, d. 3 Oct 1983
  8. George W. Shirey b. 19 Mar 1902, d. 4 Apr 1963
  9. Edward Shirey b. 18 Jun 1905, d. 14 Nov 1954
  10. Elizabeth Shirey b. 4 Oct 1907, d. 23 Jan 1983
  11. Evelyn Shirey b. 18 May 1909
  12. Isabelle Shirey b. 3 May 1912, d. 1977
  13. James L. Shirey b. 21 Apr 1914, d. 19 Dec 1970

SSN*   Elizabeth SHIREY
Birth Date: 8 Mar 1870
Death Date: Feb 1967
Social Security Number: 271-48-6051
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Ohio
Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 44707
Localities: Canton, Stark, Ohio1 
Note*   Elizabeth's parents died before she was of age. She was made the guardian of Marcus and Mary E. (Sheirer) May. It was at their house in Juniata Twp. where she and Wash were married. Mary was Wash's older sister. Marcus was brother to Elizabeth's mother, Elizabeth (May) Metzger who died in 1883. 
Birth* 8 March 1870  1,2 
Married Name 26 December 1886  Shirey1,2 
Marriage* 26 December 1886  Juniata Twp., Bedford Co., PA, Shirier, George W., 24, white, r. Juaniata twp., occ. Laborer, s/o George W. & Sarah C. Shirier, n/a
Elizabeth S. Metzker, 17, white, r.Juniata twp, occ. none, d/o Daniel & Elizabeth Metzker (both deceased), guardian Marcus May, consent given by guardian; m. Dec. 26, 1886 at home of Marcus May by John W. Housel, JP.

Vol 1, Rec. 277, Principal=George Washington Shirey2,3 
Census* 1910  1910 Federal Census, Ohio, Jefferson County, Amsterdam, ED 116, Series: T624, Roll: 1201, Page: 19A, April 28
Sheet 8A
(enumerated with husband, G W Shirey)
16, 147, 156, Shirey, Elizabeth, Wife, F, W, 40, M1, 25, 12, 10, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, English, None, , , , , Yes, Yes, , , , , , , ,5 
Death* 21 February 1967  Aultman Hospital, Canton, Stark Co., OH1,2 
News/Obit* 22 February 1967  Death Notice,
Mrs. George W. Shirey


    Mrs. Elizabeth Shirey, 96, of 801 Bachert ct SW., died Tuesday afternoon in Aultman Hospital following a one month illness.


    Survivors include five daughters and three sons. She was the widow of George W. Shirey.


    Services Friday at 1 p.m. in the Spiker funeral home. Burial in Forest Hill Cemetery. Callers Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.



Appeared in the Canton Repository, Wednesday, February 22, 1967


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News/Obit 22 February 1967  Obituary,

SHIREY

MRS. ELIZABETH, 96, of 801 Bachert Ct. SW., passed away Tuesday afternoon in Aultman Hospital following a month's illness. Born in Buffalo Mills, Pa., resided in Canton for the past 48 years. Atended Trinity EUB Church. Widow of George W. Shirey who died in July 1933. Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. John (Alice) Brock of Alliance, Ohio, Mrs. Roy (Grace) Price of Canton, Miss Evelyn Shirey of the home, Mrs. Elizabeth Bernabei of Waynesburg and Mrs. Bert (Isabelle) MaHaffey of Richville; three sons Ross of Canton, Harry and James L. Shirey both of the home; 23 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services Friday 1 p.m. in the Spiker Funeral Home with Rev. Glenn Waggamon officiating. Interment in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.


(Spiker, 455-0349)



Appeared in the Canton Repository, Wednesday, February 22, 1967


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Burial* 24 February 1967  Forest Hill Cemetery, Canton, Stark Co., OH6 

Citations
  1. [S129] SSDI Death Index,.
  2. [S167] Roger Barnes Family Research, Roger Barnes.
  3. [S168] Bedford Co, PA Marriages, Michael A. Hengst..
  4. [S101] Church of Latter Day Saints, "LDS Ancestral File", Ancestral File, Submitter: HAL G. FERGUSON
    1785 NORTH 2000 WEST
    REXBURG ID, 83440.
  5. [S73] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , 1910 U.S. Federal Census.
  6. [S135] Canton Repository.


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