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BUCHANAN, Jane

Female 1852 - 1925  (72 years)


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  • Name BUCHANAN, Jane 
    Born 10 Oct 1852  Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1851 according to 1900 census.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  Unknown Township, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See father’s census notes for details.
    Census 1870  Steele, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Elza’s census notes for details.
    Census 1880  Grant District, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Elza’s census notes for details.
    Census 1900  Tucker District, Wirt County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Elza’s census notes for details.
    Census 1910  Tucker District, Wirt County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Elza’s census notes for details.
    Census 1920  Tucker District, Wirt County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • See Elza’s census notes for details.
    Died 12 Mar 1925  Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Steele, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Gates Ridge Cemetery.
    Person ID I86  Shepard and John Tree
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2016 

    Father BUCHANAN, William Atkinson,   b. 1827, Salem Township, Monroe County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1891, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother MOBLEY, Margaret,   b. Abt 1833, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1883, Garfield, Grant District, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married Abt 1850 
    • according to 1850 census they were married within the year
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SHEPARD, Elza F.,   b. 17 Jun 1847, Monroe County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1935, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1868  Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. SHEPARD, Elizabeth E. (Lib),   b. 1 Apr 1870, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1954, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. SHEPARD, Margaret J.,   b. Abt 1872
     3. SHEPARD, Thomas W.,   b. Abt 1874
     4. SHEPARD, Isaiah Benton,   b. 22 Jan 1877, Jackson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1955, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. SHEPARD, Sarah B. [E.],   b. Jun 1884
     6. SHEPARD, William Atkinson,   b. 6 Apr 1886, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1973, Safety Harbor, Pinellas County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     7. SHEPARD, Wayne Harrison,   b. Apr 1891,   d. Aug 1974  (Age ~ 83 years)
     8. SHEPARD, Ada,   b. May 1893
     9. SHEPARD, Edward,   b. May 1893
     10. SHEPARD, Ebon,   b. 2 Dec 1895, Rockport, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1945, Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     11. SHEPARD, Docia[?]
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F63  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Elza Shepard and Jane Buchanan Shepard
    Elza Shepard and Jane Buchanan Shepard
    This picture was taken outside on unlevel ground. You can see the rock that was used to try and straighten out one of the chairs. Jane is holding was appears to be the family bible. Too bad we don't have that book, I bet there was all kinds of interesting things written in it.

    Headstones
    Jane Buchanan Shepard and Elza Shepard headstone
    Jane Buchanan Shepard and Elza Shepard headstone
    Gates Ridge Cemetery. Part of Gates Ridge United Methodist Church est. 1908, in Steele, Wood County, West Virginia.

  • Sources 
    1. [S387] Place of birth listed.

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    3. [S406] .