Sarah Elizabeth (Closson)
& Manly Robert Shedd.
Manly Robert Shedd
was born on 6/5/1879 in Frankfort County, Pepin, Wisconsin. He
died in Independence, Missouri on 4/13/1967, he was 87. He is buried in Oak Ridge Memory Gardens,
Independence, Missouri. His Occupation was farmer & construction work.
His religion was RLDS.
He was baptized RLDS 7/11/1896 at Frankfort Branch (Porcupine), Wisconsin.
Sarah Elizabeth Closson was the daughter of
Frank Eric Closson (11/14/1851-6/5/1885) & Arminda Bowken (6/13/1858). She was born on 9/26/1880 in Wheatville, Crawford County, Wisconsin. She died in Independence, Missouri on
7/20/1959, she was 78. She is buried in Oak Ridge Memory Gardens, Independence,
Missouri. Her occupation was homemaker.
Her religion was RLDS.
She was baptized RLDS 7/11/1889 at Lagrange, Wisconsin. She was the
twin of Cornelius Elmer Closson who died at birth.
On 4/22/1900 Manly Robert Shedd & Sarah Elizabeth Closson
were married. He was 20, & she was 19.
They had ten children. They
were: Lloyd Manly, Lola Marian, Lorrie Nelson. Louisa Belle, Leroy Owen, Lenoir June, Laurence Rex, Lyle Devere, Lora Harriet,
and Lyndon Robert.