Franklin J Shives

Male4 February 1857–29 April 1943

Brief Life History of Franklin J

When Franklin J Shives was born on 4 February 1857, in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio, United States, his father, William Shives, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Bartel, was 27. He married Adah D Ebinger on 29 June 1882, in Wayne, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 29 April 1943, in Collier Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 86.

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Franklin J Shives
Adah D Ebinger
Marriage: 29 June 1882
Walter Shives

Sources (8)

  • Frank Shives, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank J. Shives, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Frank Shives, "United States Census, 1900"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 June 1882Wayne, Ohio, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 3

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.


    Age 6

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 24

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Aberdeen): variant of Shivas, a habitational name from the barony of Shivas in the parish of Tarves, Aberdeenshire.

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

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