Hi - My name is Barbara McKuras.Martha Ellen was a sister to my Grandmother Charity Jurden Shigley Johnson.She had a sister Janetta, Brothers George D., and Lemual Orlando Shigley.They are the children of John Shigley and Maria Reed Shigley.The first Shigley to come to America was Johan Georg Schickle in 1751 on the ship Two Brothers.
Martha Ellen (John, George, John, George Shuckle/Shickley, Johan "Georg" Schickle, Mattheuw (Mattheus)Shick(H)le, Michael Shickle, Michel Schicklin) was born July 20, 1864 in Wells County, Nottingham Twp, Indiana and died Bet. July 26, 1934 and 1937 in Kokomo, Indiana.She is buried in Albright Cemetery, Kokomo, Howard Co., Indiana.
Martha had 3 sons, Howard, Plennie and John Rose. Plennie had a son Max and a daughter Guyneth Lee.
Lemual married Anna Mira Lopp and they had 2 sons, Emerson and Ernest and one daughter Elta Ellen.
I can tell you more about the family if you want. How are you connected to the Shigley family? Hope to hear from you and hope this information helps. Barbara McKuras