Mary Stanford Shankle

Brief Life History of Mary Stanford

When Mary Stanford Shankle was born on 22 September 1906, her father, George Vanhoose Shankle, was 34 and her mother, Mary Wall Lanier, was 29. She married Loy Earnest Dry on 12 June 1930, in Stanly, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Center Township, Stanly, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 7 February 1966, in Myrtle Beach, Horry, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Myrtle Beach, Horry, South Carolina, United States.

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Loy Earnest Dry
Mary Stanford Shankle
Marriage: 12 June 1930
Pete Loy Dry

Sources (16)

  • Mary S Shaukle in household of George V Shaukle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary Stanford Shankle, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Mrs Loy Earnest Dry, "North Carolina, First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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Name Meaning

Altered form of German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schenkel .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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