Christopher Shire

M, b. 1835, d. 7 July 1891
FatherCharles Shier b. 1799, d. 22 Nov 1875
MotherEmily Switzer b. 1802, d. 9 Jan 1875
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Descendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited8 Sep 2016
Birth*Christopher Shire was born in 1835 in Medonte Twp., Jarrett's Corner, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Charles Shier and Emily Switzer
Marriage*Christopher Shire married Sarah Ann Beard, daughter of James Beard
Census*Christopher Shire appeared on the census of 1871 in Medonte Twp., Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
Religion*He was a member of the Methodist Church of Canada. 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1881 in Medonte Twp., Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
CensusHe appeared on the census of 28 April 1891 in Orillia, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
Death*He died on 7 July 1891 in Orillia, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada; Christopher Shire was the son of Chas. Shire, one of the first settlers. He was an intelligent neighbour, and industrious man. Failing health induced him to dispose of his farm in Medonte and removed to Orillia, in hope that rest and medical assistance might bring alleviation of pain; but no improvement followed, and on Monday he succumbed to dyspepsia and its results. He leaves a widow, and one son is a photographer here. The Orillia Packet, July 10, 1891.

Jarratt's Corners - The life of the late Christopher Shire, formerly of this place, will long be remembered by his neighbours. When here, his kind and genial disposition won the esteem of all who met him. He was loved miuch, but Jesus loved him more and took him home to be with Himself. He leaves a widow, one daughter and two sons, who have the sympathy of the entire community. The Orillia Packet, August 21, 1891. 
Burial*He was buried in St. James & St. Andrews Cemetery, Orillia, Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada.
Photo: Canadian Gravemarker Gallery

Family

Sarah Ann Beard b. 1838, d. 13 March 1912
Children

Daniel Shire

M, b. 1814
Last Edited11 Apr 2020
Birth*Daniel Shire was born in 1814 in Ireland
Marriage*He married Ann Gallehan
Census*Daniel Shire appeared on the census of 1881 in Ops Twp., Victoria County, Ontario, Canada

Family

Ann Gallehan b. 1814
Children

David Shire

M, b. 1899
FatherJoseph Shire b. 26 Nov 1854, d. 5 Apr 1933
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited30 Oct 2015
Birth*David Shire was born in 1899. 
He was the son of Joseph Shire
(Witness) CensusDavid Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Joseph Shire in Rineroe, Adare, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland; In 1911 this family was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. 

Dorothy Rosaleen Shire

F, b. 29 September 1955, d. 16 January 1988
MotherKathleen Elizabeth Gardiner b. 19 Feb 1924, d. 20 Jan 2012
Relationships6th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited12 Jun 2015
Birth*Dorothy Rosaleen Shire was born on 29 September 1955. 
She was the daughter of Kathleen Elizabeth Gardiner
Married Name As of 29 December 1984,her married name was Brecken. 
Death*Dorothy Rosaleen Shire died on 16 January 1988 at age 32. 

Family

Children

Edward Shire

M, b. 5 September 1857, d. 14 June 1939
FatherWilliam Henry Shier b. 8 Jul 1828
MotherJane Helen Doherty
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited23 Feb 2020
Birth*Edward Shire was born on 5 September 1857.1 
He was the son of William Henry Shier and Jane Helen Doherty
BaptismEdward Shire was baptized on 25 September 1857 in Adare, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.1 
Marriage*He married Martha Sweetman, daughter of Richard Sweetman, on 2 September 1890 in District of Bantry, County Cork, Ireland.
Death*Edward Shire died on 14 June 1939 in Croom, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland, at age 81.2

Family

Martha Sweetman b. 12 September 1866, d. 8 June 1939

Citations

  1. [S73] Ireland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth and Baptism Registration of Edward Shire.
  2. [S74] Ireland, Civil Registration Deaths Index, 1864 - 1958, online \, Death Registration for Edward Shire of Croom.

Eric Murray Shire

M, b. 30 January 1924, d. August 1996
FatherTobias Amos Shire b. 26 Aug 1896, d. 1964
MotherSarah Letitia Whitaker b. 1896, d. 1974
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited13 Sep 2018
Birth*Eric Murray Shire was born on 30 January 1924.1 
He was the son of Tobias Amos Shire and Sarah Letitia Whitaker
(Witness) Fact 1Eric Murray Shire witnessed the Fact 1 of Tobias Amos Shire on 23 December 1927 in London, England; Tobais Amos Shire, Sarah L. Shire and son Eric arrived in London onboard S.S. Benalla. 
Fact 1*They lived at Old Hall Farm, Balladen, Rawtinstall, Rossendale, Lancashire, England. 
Death*Eric Murray Shire died in August 1996 in Bury, Greater Manchester, England, at age 72.1 

Citations

  1. [S114] England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916 - 2007, online \, Death Registration for Eric Murray Shire.

George Shire

M, b. 18 December 1854, d. 10 January 1936
FatherJames Shire
MotherMary Shire
Last Edited20 Mar 2019
Birth*George Shire was born on 18 December 1854 in England
He was the son of James Shire and Mary Shire
Marriage*George Shire married Dorcas White on 13 July 1886 in Bastard and Burgess Twp., Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada.1 
Census*George Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
Occupation*He was a farm labourer in 1901. 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1921 in Rear of Leeds and Landsdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
Death*He died on 10 January 1936 at age 81. 

Family

Dorcas White b. 28 November 1868
Children

Citations

  1. [S86] Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1826 - 1936, online \, Marriage of George Shire and Dorcas White.

George Shire

M, b. 1806, d. 1879
FatherWilliam Shire b. 1778, d. 1846
MotherRebecca Fish b. 1774, d. 23 Dec 1862
Relationships2nd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin 4 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
2nd cousin 4 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited13 Jan 2019
Birth*George Shire was born in 1806 in East Coker, England
He was the son of William Shire and Rebecca Fish
Marriage*George Shire married Sarah Russ
Death*George Shire died in 1879 in Yeovil, England.1 

Family

Sarah Russ b. 1804, d. 1875
Child

Citations

  1. [S125] Unknown author, "unknown title," e-mail message from \ (unknown address) to unknown recipient.

George Cecil Shire

M, b. 1915
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*George Cecil Shire was born in 1915 in Ontario, Canada
He was the son of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusGeorge Cecil Shire appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Landsdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

George Henry Shire1

M, b. 22 January 1874
FatherJohn Henry Shire2 b. 1846, d. 1875
MotherIsabella Jane Millar1
Last Edited5 Sep 2018
Birth*George Henry Shire was born on 22 January 1874 in Rathkeale, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland
He was the son of John Henry Shire and Isabella Jane Millar.2,1 

Citations

  1. [S80] Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth of George Henry Shire, son of John Henry Shire and Isabella Miller; FHL Film # 255898.
  2. [S80] Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth of George Henry Shire, son of John Henry Shire and Isabella Miller on Jan 22, 1874; FHL Film # 255898.

Gertrude Julia Belinda Shire

F, b. 1863
FatherTobias Nicholas Shire b. 1 Sep 1830, d. 1905
MotherGertrude Caroline Switzer b. 1827, d. 1900
Relationships3rd great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited26 Dec 2020
Birth*Gertrude Julia Belinda Shire was born in 1863. 
She was the daughter of Tobias Nicholas Shire and Gertrude Caroline Switzer
Married Name As of 14 September 1885,her married name was Holliday. 
Marriage*Gertrude Julia Belinda Shire married Eldred Curwen Holliday, son of Thomas Holliday, on 14 September 1885 in Croom Church, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.
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(Witness) CensusGertrude Julia Belinda Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Eldred Curwen Holliday in Limerick, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland
(Witness) CensusGertrude Julia Belinda Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Eldred Curwen Holliday in Limerick, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland

Family

Eldred Curwen Holliday b. 1863, d. 1912
Children

Gertrude Maud Mary Shire

F, b. 29 August 1897, d. 2 February 1972
FatherJethro Switzer Shire b. 1855, d. 1937
MotherAnn Bryan b. 1862, d. 1937
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited26 Nov 2018
Birth*Gertrude Maud Mary Shire was born on 29 August 1897. 
She was the daughter of Jethro Switzer Shire and Ann Bryan
(Witness) CensusGertrude Maud Mary Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Jethro Switzer Shire in Rathnranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Married Name As of 3 February 1926,her married name was Switzer. 
Marriage*Gertrude Maud Mary Shire married John Switzer, son of Martha Shine, on 3 February 1926 in Adare Methodist Church, County Limerick, Ireland.
Fact 1*They had no family. 
Death*Gertrude Maud Mary Shire died on 2 February 1972 at age 74. 

Family

John Switzer b. 1875, d. 11 December 1951

Gladys M. Shire

F, b. 28 February 1899
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*Gladys M. Shire was born on 28 February 1899 in Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusGladys M. Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

Grace Hazel Shire

F, b. 4 November 1888
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*Grace Hazel Shire was born on 4 November 1888 in Rear of Lansdowne Twp., Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusGrace Hazel Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
Married NameHer married name was Wood. 
Marriage*Grace Hazel Shire married Charles Brock Wood in 1915. 

Family

Charles Brock Wood b. 1885

Harold Shire

M, b. 1898
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited20 Mar 2019
Birth*Harold Shire was born in 1898. 
He was the son of George Shire and Dorcas White
Marriage*Harold Shire married Marillea Sarah Foley on 22 February 1927 in Brockville, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

Family

Marillea Sarah Foley b. 1906

Henry Shire

M, b. 2 May 1893
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*Henry Shire was born on 2 May 1893 in Ontario, Canada
He was the son of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusHenry Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

Herbert Allan Shire

M, b. 1921, d. 2002
FatherHerbert SAMUEL Shire b. 20 Nov 1873, d. 18 Feb 1961
MotherMary Gavin b. 5 Aug 1886, d. 26 Jan 1959
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited25 Aug 2016
Birth*Herbert Allan Shire was born in 1921. 
He was the son of Herbert SAMUEL Shire and Mary Gavin
Marriage*Herbert Allan Shire married Esther May Gray
Death*Herbert Allan Shire died in 2002. 
Burial*He was buried in St. Thomas Anglican Church Cemetery, Bracebridge, District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.

Family

Esther May Gray b. 1928, d. 2012

Herbert SAMUEL Shire

M, b. 20 November 1873, d. 18 February 1961
FatherCharles Shier b. 1852, d. 27 Nov 1917
MotherMary Taylor b. 1854
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited25 Aug 2016
Birth*Herbert SAMUEL Shire was born on 20 November 1873 in Draper Twp., District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Charles Shier and Mary Taylor
(Witness) CensusHerbert SAMUEL Shire appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Charles Shier in Medonte Twp., Simcoe County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusHerbert SAMUEL Shire appeared on the census of 9 April 1891 in the household of Charles Shier in Draper Twp., District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusHerbert SAMUEL Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Mary Taylor in Draper Twp., District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
Marriage*Herbert SAMUEL Shire married Mary Gavin, daughter of Robert Gavin and Margaret Horne, on 24 April 1907 in Twp of Draper, District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.1 
Census*Herbert SAMUEL Shire appeared on the census of 1921 in Draper Twp., District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
Death*He died on 18 February 1961 at age 87. 
Burial*He was buried in St Thomas Anglican Church Cemetery, Bracebridge, District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.

Family

Mary Gavin b. 5 August 1886, d. 26 January 1959
Children

Citations

  1. [S35] Ontario, Canada, Marriages 1801 - 1928-1934, unknown repository, unknown repository address.

James Shire

M
Last Edited28 Jul 2015
Marriage*James Shire married Mary Shire

Family

Mary Shire
Child

James Shire

M, b. 1868, d. 13 November 1925
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1830, d. 1898
MotherMary Drinlcavy b. 1842, d. May 1960
Last Edited21 Sep 2018
Birth*James Shire was born in 1868 in Illinois, United States
He was the son of Nicholas Shire and Mary Drinlcavy
(Witness) CensusJames Shire appeared on the census of 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States.
(Witness) CensusJames Shire appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States.
Death*James Shire died on 13 November 1925 in Joliet, Will and Kendall County, Illinois, United States
Burial*He was buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Joliet, Will and Kendall County, Illinois, United States.1 

Citations

  1. [S71] Familysearch.org, online \, Mentioned in the death registration of James Shire.

James Shire

M, b. 1868
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1826, d. 1898
MotherMary Dunlevy b. 1843, d. 1915
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited20 Oct 2020
Birth*James Shire was born in 1868 in Illinois, United States
He was the son of Nicholas Shire and Mary Dunlevy
(Witness) CensusJames Shire appeared on the census of 16 August 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States

James Albert Shire

M, b. 20 October 1895
Last Edited9 Jan 2015
Birth*James Albert Shire was born on 20 October 1895 in Bastard and Burgess Twp., Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

James Herbert Shire

M, b. 15 March 1895, d. 1971
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*James Herbert Shire was born on 15 March 1895 in South Crosby Twp., Leeds County, Ontario, Canada.
He was the son of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusJames Herbert Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
(Witness) CensusJames Herbert Shire appeared on the census of 1921 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Landsdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada
Marriage*James Herbert Shire married Florence Lawson on 11 July 1928 in Brockville, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada.
Death*James Herbert Shire died in 1971. 

Family

Florence Lawson b. 1909, d. 1990

James Robert Swanton Shire

M, b. 6 July 1891, d. 1 October 1936
FatherAmos Switzer Shire b. 30 Mar 1859, d. 10 Sep 1936
MotherMary Swanton b. 1864, d. 29 Mar 1910
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited13 Jan 2019
Birth*James Robert Swanton Shire was born on 6 July 1891 in County Limerick, Ireland.1 
He was the son of Amos Switzer Shire and Mary Swanton
Marriage*James Robert Swanton Shire married Winnifrid Gibbins
Death*James Robert Swanton Shire died on 1 October 1936 in Rosemount Repatriation Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, at age 45.1 

Family

Winnifrid Gibbins b. 1891, d. 1982
Child

Citations

  1. [S82] Wikitree, online \, Sean Terrell (Descendant) and Pam Hendrix, Wikitree.

Jane Shire

F
FatherHugh Shier b. Jun 1810, d. 1899
Relationships3rd great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited16 Nov 2018
Jane Shire was the daughter of Hugh Shier
Married Name As of 2 October 1876,her married name was Whitaker. 
Marriage*Jane Shire married Richard Whitaker, son of William Whitaker, on 2 October 1876 in Killeedy, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.

Family

Richard Whitaker

Jennie Shire

F, b. 1901
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*Jennie Shire was born in 1901 in Twp of Rear and Landsdown, Lennox and Addington County, Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of George Shire and Dorcas White
Married Name As of 23 September 1919,her married name was Lawson. 
Marriage*Jennie Shire married Wesley Lawson on 23 September 1919 in Athans, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada.

Family

Wesley Lawson b. 1899

Jethro Switzer Shire

M, b. 1855, d. 1937
FatherTobias Nicholas Shire b. 1 Sep 1830, d. 1905
MotherGertrude Caroline Switzer b. 1827, d. 1900
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited10 Aug 2018
Birth*Jethro Switzer Shire was born in 1855. 
He was the son of Tobias Nicholas Shire and Gertrude Caroline Switzer
Marriage*Jethro Switzer Shire married Ann Bryan in 1887. 
Residence*Jethro Switzer Shire lived; Jethro Switzer Shier and his wife lived at Mount Graigue, Rathbranagh, Croom, Limerick County, Ireland. 
Census*He appeared on the census of 1911 in Rathnranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Death*He died in 1937. 

Family

Ann Bryan b. 1862, d. 1937
Children

Jethro Switzer Shire

M, b. 24 November 1889, d. 26 October 1980
FatherJethro Switzer Shire b. 1855, d. 1937
MotherAnn Bryan b. 1862, d. 1937
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited12 Jun 2015
Birth*Jethro Switzer Shire was born on 24 November 1889. 
He was the son of Jethro Switzer Shire and Ann Bryan
(Witness) CensusJethro Switzer Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Jethro Switzer Shire in Rathnranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Marriage*Jethro Switzer Shire married Mary Evelyn (MAYSIE) Mills on 15 September 1921 in Silvermines Church of Ireland, Ireland
Death*Jethro Switzer Shire died on 26 October 1980 at age 90. 
Burial*He was buried in St Nicholas Church Cemetery, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland.

Family

Mary Evelyn (MAYSIE) Mills b. 26 February 1891, d. 12 November 1984
Child

Jethro Switzer (PIXIE) Shire

M, b. 24 March 1926, d. 15 April 2010
FatherJethro Switzer Shire b. 24 Nov 1889, d. 26 Oct 1980
MotherMary Evelyn (MAYSIE) Mills b. 26 Feb 1891, d. 12 Nov 1984
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited12 Jun 2015
Birth*Jethro Switzer (PIXIE) Shire was born on 24 March 1926. 
He was the son of Jethro Switzer Shire and Mary Evelyn (MAYSIE) Mills
Death*Jethro Switzer (PIXIE) Shire died on 15 April 2010 at age 84. 

John Shire

M, b. 1867
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1830, d. 1898
MotherMary Drinlcavy b. 1842, d. May 1960
Last Edited20 Sep 2018
Birth*John Shire was born in 1867 in Illinois, United States
He was the son of Nicholas Shire and Mary Drinlcavy
(Witness) CensusJohn Shire appeared on the census of 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States.
(Witness) CensusJohn Shire appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States.

John Shire

M, b. 1867
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1826, d. 1898
MotherMary Dunlevy b. 1843, d. 1915
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited20 Oct 2020
Birth*John Shire was born in 1867 in Grundy County, Illinois, United States
He was the son of Nicholas Shire and Mary Dunlevy
(Witness) CensusJohn Shire appeared on the census of 16 August 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States

John Bryan Shire

M, b. 30 November 1888, d. January 1959
FatherJethro Switzer Shire b. 1855, d. 1937
MotherAnn Bryan b. 1862, d. 1937
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited22 May 2015
Birth*John Bryan Shire was born on 30 November 1888. 
He was the son of Jethro Switzer Shire and Ann Bryan
(Witness) CensusJohn Bryan Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Jethro Switzer Shire in Rathnranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Death*John Bryan Shire died in January 1959 at age 70. 

John Henry Shire

M, b. 1846, d. 1875
Last Edited5 Sep 2018
Birth*John Henry Shire was born in 1846. 
Marriage*He married Isabella Jane Millar
Death*John Henry Shire died in 1875 in Rathkeale, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.1 

Family

Isabella Jane Millar
Children

Citations

  1. [S74] Ireland, Civil Registration Deaths Index, 1864 - 1958, online \, Death Registration of John Henry Shire; born about 1846, died 1875, Rathkeale.
  2. [S80] Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth of George Henry Shire, son of John Henry Shire and Isabella Miller on Jan 22, 1874; FHL Film # 255898.

John Jacob Shire

M, b. 1895
FatherJoseph Shire b. 26 Nov 1854, d. 5 Apr 1933
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited30 Oct 2015
Birth*John Jacob Shire was born in 1895. 
He was the son of Joseph Shire
(Witness) CensusJohn Jacob Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Joseph Shire in Rineroe, Adare, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland; In 1911 this family was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. 

John Ledger Shire

M, b. September 1907, d. 25 August 1995
FatherJoseph Shire b. 26 Nov 1854, d. 5 Apr 1933
MotherMargaret Ledger b. 1865, d. 12 Oct 1947
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited15 Jun 2015
Birth*John Ledger Shire was born in September 1907. 
He was the son of Joseph Shire and Margaret Ledger
Marriage*John Ledger Shire married Jenny Upton
Death*John Ledger Shire died on 25 August 1995 at age 87. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of St. Nicholas Cemetery, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland.

Family

Jenny Upton b. 1905, d. 28 July 1948
Child

John Switzer Shire

M, b. 29 August 1870
FatherJohn Henry Shire b. 1846, d. 1875
MotherIsabella Jane Millar
Last Edited5 Sep 2018
Birth*John Switzer Shire was born on 29 August 1870 in Rathkeale, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.1 
He was the son of John Henry Shire and Isabella Jane Millar

Citations

  1. [S73] Ireland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1620 - 1911, online \, Birth of John Switzer Shire, son of John Henry Shire and Bella Jane Millar; FHL Film # 101219.

John William Samuel Shire

M, b. 3 February 1937, d. 17 June 2012
FatherJohn Ledger Shire b. Sep 1907, d. 25 Aug 1995
MotherJenny Upton b. 1905, d. 28 Jul 1948
Relationships5th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
3rd cousin 1 time removed of Roger Allan Shier
6th cousin 1 time removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited15 Jun 2015
Birth*John William Samuel Shire was born on 3 February 1937. 
He was the son of John Ledger Shire and Jenny Upton
Death*John William Samuel Shire died on 17 June 2012 at age 75. 
Burial*He was buried in St Nicholas Church Cemetery, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland.

Joseph Shire

M, b. 26 November 1854, d. 5 April 1933
FatherJacob William Shier Jr. b. 31 Aug 1806, d. 17 Dec 1871
MotherCatherine Heavener b. 1821, d. 20 Nov 1903
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited13 Mar 2020
Birth*Joseph Shire was born on 26 November 1854 in Reinroe, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland
He was the son of Jacob William Shier Jr. and Catherine Heavener
Census*Joseph Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in Rineroe, Adare, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland; In 1911 this family was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. 
Death*He died on 5 April 1933 at age 78. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of St. Nicholas Cemetery, Adare, County Limerick, Ireland.

Family 1

Children

Family 2

Margaret Ledger b. 1865, d. 12 October 1947
Child

Julia Olive Shire

F, b. 8 September 1904, d. 9 February 1963
FatherJethro Switzer Shire b. 1855, d. 1937
MotherAnn Bryan b. 1862, d. 1937
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited11 Jun 2015
Birth*Julia Olive Shire was born on 8 September 1904. 
She was the daughter of Jethro Switzer Shire and Ann Bryan
(Witness) CensusJulia Olive Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Jethro Switzer Shire in Rathnranagh, Dunnaman, County Limerick, Ireland
Fact 1*Julia Olive Shire never married. 
Death*Julia Olive Shire died on 9 February 1963 at age 58. 

Julius William Shire

M, b. 16 December 1864, d. 19 April 1872
FatherTobias Nicholas Shire b. 1 Sep 1830, d. 1905
MotherGertrude Caroline Switzer b. 1827, d. 1900
Relationships3rd great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
1st cousin 3 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 3 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsHans Adam Schrier (1673 - 1758)
Last Edited11 Jun 2015
BaptismJulius William Shire was baptized on 16 December 1864. 
Birth*He was born on 16 December 1864. 
He was the son of Tobias Nicholas Shire and Gertrude Caroline Switzer
Death*Julius William Shire died on 19 April 1872 at age 7. 
Burial*He was buried in Church of Ireland Cemetery, Rathkeale, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland

Julius William Shire

M, b. 1890, d. 1967
FatherAmos Switzer Shire b. 30 Mar 1859, d. 10 Sep 1936
MotherMary Swanton b. 1864, d. 29 Mar 1910
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited12 Jun 2015
Fact 1*Julius W. Shire never married. 
Birth*Julius William Shire was born in 1890. 
He was the son of Amos Switzer Shire and Mary Swanton
(Witness) CensusJulius William Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Amos Switzer Shire in Limerick South, Rossbrien, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland
Death*Julius William Shire died in 1967 in Kingaroy, Queensland, Australia

Kate Shire

F, b. 1863
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1830, d. 1898
MotherMary Drinlcavy b. 1842, d. May 1960
Last Edited20 Sep 2018
Birth*Kate Shire was born in 1863 in Illinois, United States
She was the daughter of Nicholas Shire and Mary Drinlcavy
(Witness) CensusKate Shire appeared on the census of 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States.

Kate Shire

F, b. 1863
FatherNicholas Shire b. 1826, d. 1898
MotherMary Dunlevy b. 1843, d. 1915
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited20 Oct 2020
Birth*Kate Shire was born in 1863 in Illinois, United States
She was the daughter of Nicholas Shire and Mary Dunlevy
(Witness) CensusKate Shire appeared on the census of 16 August 1870 in the household of Nicholas Shire in Braceville Twp., Grundy County, Illinois, United States

Lillian Louisa Shire

F
FatherHugh Shier b. 1853
MotherSarah Shier b. 1815, d. 1899
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited7 Sep 2020
Lillian Louisa Shire was the daughter of Hugh Shier and Sarah Shier
Married Name As of 30 September 1914,her married name was MacFarlane. 
Marriage*Lillian Louisa Shire married Archie Purcell MacFarlane on 30 September 1914 in County of Dublin, Ireland.

Family

Archie Purcell MacFarlane

Lily Shire

F, b. 1869, d. 1948
FatherWalter Shire b. 1837, d. 1925
MotherSarah Ann Andrews b. 1837, d. 1935
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited17 Jan 2019
Birth*Lily Shire was born in 1869 in East Coker, Somerset, England
She was the daughter of Walter Shire and Sarah Ann Andrews
Married Name As of 3 June 1899,her married name was Anstey. 
Marriage*Lily Shire married John Anstey on 3 June 1899. 
Death*Lily Shire died in 1948 in Yeovil, England

Family

John Anstey b. 1868, d. 1930
Child

Loftus Thomas Shire

M, b. 1898, d. 1975
FatherAmos Switzer Shire b. 30 Mar 1859, d. 10 Sep 1936
MotherMary Swanton b. 1864, d. 29 Mar 1910
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited13 Sep 2018
Name Variation Loftus Thomas Shire was also known as Thomas Henry Shire. 
Birth*He was born in 1898 in County Limerick, Munster, Ireland.1 
He was the son of Amos Switzer Shire and Mary Swanton
(Witness) CensusLoftus Thomas Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Amos Switzer Shire in Limerick South, Rossbrien, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland
Death*Loftus Thomas Shire died in 1975 in Gympic, Queensland, Australia

Citations

  1. [S110] Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864 - 1958, online \, Birth Registration for Loftus Thomas Shire in the 1st quarter of 1898; FHL Film Number 101067.

Lorne Lee Shire

M, b. 28 February 1952, d. 28 February 1982
FatherCharles Donovan Shire b. 5 May 1911, d. 1982
MotherLaura E. Leeder b. 1916, d. 1969
Relationships6th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
7th cousin of Roger Allan Shier
7th cousin of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendants of Henry Shier 1777 - 1830 and Mary Corneil 1771 - 1861
Last Edited9 Aug 2016
Birth*Lorne Lee Shire was born on 28 February 1952. 
He was the son of Charles Donovan Shire and Laura E. Leeder
Death*Lorne Lee Shire died on 28 February 1982 at age 30. 
Burial*He was buried in St Thomas Anglican Church Cemetery, Bracebridge, District of Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.

Luke Irvine Shire

M, b. 24 October 1879, d. 2 October 1966
Luke Irvine (Edwin) Shier (1879 - 1966)
Photo: Mary Forbes
FatherMartin Luthur LUKE Shier b. 25 May 1844, d. 30 Jul 1917
MotherEliza Ann Kelly b. 13 Mar 1845, d. 18 Apr 1925
Relationships4th great-grandson of Hans Adam Scheier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
4th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
ChartsDescendents of Martin Shier (1770 - ?)
Last Edited4 Oct 2017
Name Variation Luke Irvine Shire was also known as Erwin Shire. 
Birth*He was born on 24 October 1879 in Odessa, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada
He was the son of Martin Luthur LUKE Shier and Eliza Ann Kelly
(Witness) CensusLuke Irvine Shire appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Martin Luthur LUKE Shier in Olden Twp., Addington County, Ontario, Canada
Marriage*Luke Irvine Shire married Blanche Ethel Vanesse
(Witness) CensusLuke Irvine Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Martin Luthur LUKE Shier in Kaladar Twp., Addington County, Ontario, Canada
Marriage*Luke Irvine Shire married Alice Maud Whiteman
Death*Luke Irvine Shire died on 2 October 1966 at age 86. 
Burial*He was buried in Northbrook United Church Cemetery, Northbrook, Lennox and Addington County, Ontario, Canada.

Family 1

Blanche Ethel Vanesse
Children

Family 2

Alice Maud Whiteman b. 1890

Margaret Shire

F, b. 1900
FatherJoseph Shire b. 26 Nov 1854, d. 5 Apr 1933
Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Hans Adam Scheier
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Roger Allan Shier
5th cousin 2 times removed of Keith Reginald Shier
Last Edited30 Oct 2015
Birth*Margaret Shire was born in 1900. 
She was the daughter of Joseph Shire
(Witness) CensusMargaret Shire appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Joseph Shire in Rineroe, Adare, County Limerick, Munster, Ireland; In 1911 this family was a member of the Roman Catholic Church. 

Margaret Shire

F, b. 29 December 1889
FatherGeorge Shire b. 18 Dec 1854, d. 10 Jan 1936
MotherDorcas White b. 28 Nov 1868
Last Edited6 Oct 2018
Birth*Margaret Shire was born on 29 December 1889 in Ontario, Canada
She was the daughter of George Shire and Dorcas White
(Witness) CensusMargaret Shire appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of George Shire in Rear of Leeds and Lansdowne, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada