John Shirkey was born in VA married Mary. John died Aug 30, 1880 Seneca Co, Ohio obit Seneca Advertiser Thursday Sept 2, 1880 Local Correspondence Bettsville News. Bettsville Aug 31st 1880 Mr John Sherky ws bured at the Township Burying Ground yesterday. son of John and Mary Jonathan R Shirkey
Keokuk Co Iowa Brater Cemetery-2-Also called Shirkey Cemetery
8.(Base, fallen top)Martha C. Shirkey, d July 24, 1869, age 35 yrs. 24 das, 9.(Base fallen top) Jonathan R. Shirkey, d. Feb. 16, 1891, age 65 yrs, 8 mos. 17 das. 10(Base, Fallen top)Mary A Shirkey, Wife of J.R. Shirkey, d. Oct. 4, 1895 age 59 yrs.