1844–1907 (Age 62)
Paris, Portage, Ohio, United States
When William Shakespeare was born on 7 April 1844, in Paris, Portage, Ohio, United States, his father, John Lindsay Shakespeare, was 26 and his mother, Lydia S. Pennell, was 30. He married Lydia Ann Markham Deuel on 27 August 1867, in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1864. He died on 31 January 1907, in Kalamazoo Township, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
William Shakespeare, one of the prominent men of Kalamazoo County, is a man who has been engaged in various activities and has been successful in all of them, a fact which bespeaks his perseverance an …