Person:Alonzo Shewe (2)

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Alonzo Shewe
m. 22 MAY 1823
  1. Sarah Shewe1824 - 1900
  2. Nancy Shewe1827 - 1912
  3. Elizabeth Catharine Shewe1829 - 1901
  4. Charles SheweAbt 1832 -
  5. Solomon Shewe, Jr.1833 - 1907
  6. Amanda Ellen SHEWE1835 - 1914
  7. Alonzo Shewe1841 - 1926
  8. Harvey SHEWE1844 - 1921
m. 23 Dec 1866
  1. Charles SHEWE
  2. George SHEWE
  3. Nancy Shewe1869 -
  4. Emma SHEWEAbt 1876 - 1879
m. ABT 1878
  1. Charles SheweAbt 1879 -
  2. Minnie Shewe1884 -
Facts and Events
Name Alonzo Shewe
Alt Name Lon
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 12 DEC 1841 Washington, Ohio, United States
Marriage 23 Dec 1866 New Canton, Pike, Illinois, United Statesto Louisa GILLAN
Marriage ABT 1878 Pike Co, ILto Louisa LIGGETT
Census[5] 1880 New, Pike, Illinois, United States
Census[8] 1900 Pleasant Vale, Pike, Illinois, United States
Census[6] 1920 Pleasant Vale (township), Pike, Illinois, United States
Occupation? Thresher, sawyer; Stationary engineer (1900)
Death[3] 24 JUN 1926 Pike, Illinois, United States
Burial[4] Brown Cemetery, Pike, Illinois, United States

1. Living in Big Springs, NB, July 1844. (Harve's obituary)

2. Chapman gives bd 1848 (p 850)

3. ". . . he was educated in the public schools of this county." "Mr. S. has run a threshing-machine ever since he was 19 years of age; at present he uses a steam thresher and a steam wood saw; can saw 10 to 12 cords of wood in 10 hours. He also ran the first patent band-cutter ever used in this state. In politics he is a Democrat." (p 850)

4. Birth date calculated from age and date on grave marker, "84y, 6m, 12d" 5. Resides with Harvey and Jennie in 1920, resides alone in 1900.

References
  1. Source (282).
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  4. Source (388).
  5. Source (75).

    page 697A.

  6. Source (237).

    Pleasant Vale Twp., page 259, line 6-10.

  7.   Source (260). (SIN 36. History of Pike County, Illinois, 1880, Chas. C. Chapman & Co., Chicago, 977.345 / D3p, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film #0873830, Item #1. Excerpt transcribed by HSB. (Includes notes on S.P. Shewe, Martin Shewe, Leona Dunbar, Caroline Atkinson, Sarah Baughman)).
  8. Sheet 12B, Line 67.