Hello, all.Would love information to confirm what little I've dug up concerning my roots.If there are errors and discrepancies, please correct, or if you have additional information to aid in my search, thank you very much in advance!
1. John Easter Shockey (b. 5 Apr 1837, OH; d. 26 Nov 1908, Roger Mills Co., OK) m. (8 Sep 1859, Fayette Co., OH) to Sarah Ellen Jenkins(b. 1 Nov 1842, OH; d. 6 Apr 1916, Oklahoma City, Canadian Co., OK).
2. Child of John and Sarah: Orville (sp? Orval, Orvill) Shockey (b. about 1872, Ridgeway, Hardin Co., OH; d. About 1923, ?) m. (25 Feb 1894, ?) to Maude (sp?) Mae (sp?) Wilkinson (sp?) ( d/o Stephen Wilkinson & Hannah C b. 29 Nov 1873, ?; d. 14 Feb 1923)
3. Child of Orville and Maude: Dale Merwin Shockey (b. 7 Nov 1895, Van Wert Co., OH; d. 10 Sep 1975, Middletown, Butler Co., OH) m. (before 1930) to Mary Esther Logan (d/o Jacob Elisha Logan and Daisy Naomi Hetzler, b. 14 Jan 1897, Lemon Twshp, Butler Co., OH; d. 13 Sep 1973, Middletwon, Butler Co., OH)Other children of Orville and Maude may be: Ruth, Charles Edmund, Clarence, Gertrue, and/or Robert Ray.
4. Child of Dale and Mary: Merwin R. Shockey (b. 7 Jul 1916, OH; d. 18 Aug 1986, Middletown, OH) m. (about 1936?, Butler Co., OH) to Mozella A. name> (b. 6 Aug 1918, OH; d. 16 Dec 2004, Ballwin, St Louis Co., MO)Other child of Dale and Mary may be: Delores Lavone (known as Aunt Dolly in the family).
5. Children of Merwin and Mozella:There were 2 sons and one daughter (all living at the time of this writing) from this union before Merwin and Mozella divorced at some point during the '50s.My father was one of these.
Again, thank you for any information you might be able to share.Information from my father about his heritage has been sketchy at best.