there is also a John Brower married 1843 Prebel Co OHHarriet Shively, does anyone have their parents??
I also have Mary Brower 1815-1893 dau/Rev. John Brower & Rebecca Harter; married 1833 Henry Shively 1808-1894, who is Henry's parents??
Biographical & Historical Record of Adams & Wells Cos INpp. 922-925
Jacob Shively farmer of Rock Creek Twp, was born in Stark Co OH 4-1-1813 son/Ulerich Shively & Christine Shidler, both of whom were natives of PA & of German ancestry. Christine is dau of Henry Shidler.In 1825 Jacob moved with his mother's family, his father being deceased, to Preble Co OH.He married Jan 22, 1830 Preble Co OH to Rebecca Brower, who was born in Preble Co dau/Abraham Brower & Elizabeth Harter.To this union were born 4 children: Elizabeth, wife of Joseph Mishler; Joseph deceased & Mariah, wife of Frederick Sheets.Mrs Shively died 6-15-1841 & in April 1843 Jacob Shively married Rebecca Heren, a native of Ohio & dau of Alexander.10 children, 8 still survive:Henry, George, Martha, wife of August Mitchel, Jacob, Rebecca, wife of Henry Mast, Mary, Lydia & Flora.2 children died in infancy.Mr Shively was again bereaaved by the death of his wife in 1860.She was a member of the German Baptist church.He united in marriage April 12, 1864 to Mrs Susan (Harris) Gusman, a native of Ohio.She is a member of the Methodist Episcopal church.Mr Shively is German Baptist.He came to Indiana in 1839 & settled in Huntington Co where he purchased 103 acres.On march 29, 1850 he sold it & purchased 160 acres in Rock Creek Twp Wells Co.He now owns 433 acres Sections 5,6,7 & 8 of Rock Creek Twp.He is Democrat & while living in Huntington Co was elected magistrate, serving a short time, than resigned.Was township trustee for many years.