Philemon Shirley 1803-1866 of Indiana
Philemon Shirley married my GG Grandmother Hannah Millholland Silvey after his first wife, Mary died.The marriage date was April 2, 1854.They were parents of four children from this marriage.
Tabitha Shirley was born February 19, 1855, married Holbert T. Cummins and had two children, Frank S. was born in 1878 in Ohio according to the 1880 US Census for Eden Twp Wyandot County Ohio.They lived near Amanda Cummins, mother of Holbert. The 1910 Census indicates they were living in Columbus Ohio and were parents of two living children. I do not know the name of the second child. Hobert died in October 1922 and Tabitha July 13, 1932 and are buried at Union Cemetery in Columbus Ohio.
Wright Shirley was born in 1858. Family records claim he was living in South Bend Indiana in 1907 but I cannot verify this and have no additional records for him.
Sherman Shirley was born in 1860 and died in 1939.His wife Mary Wright born in 1866 died March 17, 1925.My records indicate they had one child Anne Marie 1898-1965. Anne Marie was a music teacher. Sherman was a barber in Pierceton IndianaThey are buried in Hillcrest Cemetery near Pierceton.
John Shirley 1862-1872 buried at McElrath Cemetery Marshall County Indiana.
I welcome any additions to this information or corrections.