I have a picture of a Shroyer family gathering that MIGHT have been occasioned by the death of Henry Shroyer in 1879 in Mercer County, Illinois.I would love to get in touch with descendants of Henry Shroyer, share the picture, and compare notes.Here's a synopsis of his family:
Henry Shroyer b 1815, Sullivan Co, Indiana married 1842 in Indianad 1879 Mercer Co IL. Wife:Rebecca Hughes, b 1820 Indiana, d 1905 Mercer Co IL
Children: (1) William Hughs Shroyer, b 1846, death date unknown.He married Johanna Powell in 1869 in Mercer Co IL. (2) Albert Park Shroyer b 1851 Mercer Co IL, d 1943 Comanche Co OK.He married Donna Ann Meadows in 1875 in Mercer Co IL. (3) Marian Lafayette Shroyer, b 1856 Mercer Co IL, d 1928 Mercer Co IL.He married Blanche A. Postlewait in 1884 in Mercer Co IL. (4) Sarah Josie Shroyer, b 1859 Mercer Co IL, d after Sep 1943 at which time she was living in Mercer Co IL.She married Luther E. Whitcomb in 1883 in Knox Co IL. (5) Martha Isabel Shroyer, b 1863 Mercer Co IL, death date unknown.She married Henry L. Sherburne in 1883 in Mercer Co IL.