Searching for info pertaining to Carl Oliver Shawen (died 1905 in mine accident in Pomona, Calif.) and his wife, Elizabeth Meyer (died 1934 in Jacksonville, Illinois).Parents of at least one child:William Lee Shawen (27Oct1878, Macon Co., Mo. - 21Apr1955, Jacksonville, Il.) who married 31May1900, Vandalia, Mo. to Josie Lula Storey (27Aug1882, Nortonville, Il. - 5Jul1939, Jacksonville, Il.). Parents of eight children: Charles Oliver, Charles Oliver, Mary Elizabeth, Myrle Louise, Ernest Lee, Wiley Curtin, Josie Charlotte and Leta Esther Shawen.
I am located in Jacksonville, Morgan Co., Illinois.