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Children of Great-Great-Grandparents   
James and Elmira (Reser) Shedden

George William Shedden
-- Bill's Great-Grandfather
Born: December 25, 1859 at Plato Center, Illinois
Died: April 18, 1907 at Frankfort, Kansas at the age of 47
Married: Sarah Rodee June 4, 1884 in Westmorland County, Kansas.
       She was born November 8, 1861 in Algonquin, Illinois,
       the daughter of and Betsy (Spaulding) Rodee.
       Sarah, died September 9, 1909 at Marysville, Kansas, also age 47
Children: 6
 
Margaret Mira Shedden Born: January 24, 1861 at Plato Center, Illinois
Died: November 29, 1921 in Boulder, Colorado at the age of 60
       - she was buried in the Green Mountain Cemetery in Boulder
Married: Charles E. Mann June 23, 1880 in Reserville, Kansas -
       he was born October 10, 1858, the son of Major Adin and Lydia (Wright)
       Mann - - after Margaret's death he married Maude Armstrong - he died
       February 17, 1931 in Colorado Springs, CO at the age of 72
Children: 3 sons & 1 daughter, all born in Reserville, Kansas
      Leo George Mann
           Born September 26, 1881 - married Jenny Lind - they were the parents of
           3 children - Leo died July 13, 1943 in Oklahoma City, OK at the age of 61
      Clair Victor Mann
           Born June 3, 1884 - married Bonita A. Hunt - she was born in 1888
           - they were the parents of five children - Clair had a Doctors Degree and
           taught engineering at the University of Missouri at Rolla - he was also
           genealogist / compiler of the Shedden / Reser history - Clair died
           November 30, 1974 at the age of 90 - his wife, Bonita, died January 14,
           1982 about 93 years old.         See Dr. Clair Mann, Historian
      Herbert Edward Mann
           Born March 20, 1886 - married Martha Oliva Hanson July 19, 1914 in
           Greeley, Colorado - Martha was born July 9, 1891 at Lexington,
          Nebraska - they were the parents of five children - Herbert was an
           Attorney in Greeley, Colorado - he died May 12, 1967 at the age of 81
          - his wife, Martha, had died April 3, 1965 at the age of 73.
      Mary Florence Mann
           Born November 24, 1892 - married Morace Mayo Eberhart - he was born
           in 1894 - they were the parents of ten children - Mary died July 7, 1971 at
           the age of 78 - Morace had died July 29, 1963 about 69 years old
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Leonard Anthony Shedden Born: December 21, 1866 at Plato Center, Illinois - before 1896, Leonard was
      a newspaperman; after moving back to Illinois he was employed by the
      Borden Milk Company - after retirement he became janitor at the 1st
      Congregational Church in Dundee where they were members since 1896
      - he was also a Sunday School teacher there
Died: February 20, 1962, in Dundee, Illinois at the age of 95 - buried in the
      West Dundee Cemetery
Married: Catherine Jane Fairweather September 21, 1893 in Dundee, Illinois -
      she was born August 2, 1866, the daughter of James and Catherine
      (Beauchamp) Fairweather - Catherine died October 28, 1948 in Dundee at
      the age of 82 - also buried in the West Dundee Cemetery
Children: 4 sons/1 daughter; first 2 born in Frankfort, KS; last 3 in Dundee, IL
     Harold Anthony Shedden
          Born August 3, 1894 - married Ruby Raine October 20, 1920 in
          Neillsville, Wisconsin - she was born July 28, 1897 - they had no children
          - Harold died May 14, 1975 in Appleton, Wisconsin at the age of 80 - he
          was interred in Neillsville, Wisconsin - his wife, Ruby, died January 11,
          1989 in Loyal, Wisconsin at the age of 91
     Clarence Albert Shedden
          Born July 15, 1895 - he died in World War I in France on August 7, 1918
          at the age of 23 - he was interred at Aisne, France
     James Elmer Shedden
          Born April 5, 1897 - married Ethel (Abbott) Goodman June 1, 1934 in
          Camden, Tennessee - James died February 1987 in Bruceton,
          Tennessee
     Warren Leonard Shedden
          Born June 27, 1899 - married Alma Esther Wirkkula December 25, 1923
          she was born June 17, 1899 in Calumet, Michigan, the daughter of Jacob
          and Maria Amanda (Bernula) Wirkkula - Warren & Alma were the parents
          of two children - Warren died October 27, 1974 in Chicago, Illinois at the
          age of 75 - his wife, Alma, died August 22, 1983 at the age of 84 - both
          were laid to rest in the West Dundee, Illinois Cemetery
     Bernice Katherine Shedden
          Born January 8, 1902 - never married - she lived with her parents in
          Dundee - Bernice was employed by Cardinal Savings in Dundee - she
          died May 29, 1964 at the age of 62 - she was laid to rest in the West
          Dundee Cemetery.
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Alanson Grant Shedden Born:March 9, 1869 at Plato Center, Illinois - Alanson was City Councilman
     and Mayor of Dundee, Illinois - in 1916 he took the position of
     superintendent of the Neillsville, Wisconsin, Condenserory of the Oatman
     Condensed Milk Company
Died: November 27, 1925 in Neillsville, Wisconsin
Married: Theresa Ruchaber on June 25, 1896 in Chicago, Illinois -
     she died in 1935 at the age of 64
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Willis Ray Shedden Born: October 15, 1872 in Reserville, Kansas
Died: Killed by his nephew, Clair Mann, in a hunting accident on November 26,
     1898 in Reserville, Kansas at the age of 26 - Willis had planned to be a
     photographer and had taken a number of photographs of the family
 
Florence Isadore Shedden Born: August 9, 1876 in Reserville, Kansas
Died: November 12, 1901 in Dundee, Illinois at the age 25 of spinal meningitis
 
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