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    Edouard (Edward) CHARTIER-SHIRKEY

    Male 1821 -


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    • Name Edouard (Edward) CHARTIER-SHIRKEY 

      • When the 1850 census was taken, this “Edward Shirky” family was living in Racine, Wisconsin. The census records says they were both born in Ireland. Edward was a ship carpenter. Living in the adjacent household is Peter and Bridget Bullit. Peter said he was born in Canada and Bridget says she was born in Ireland. Peter “Bully” and Bridget Kinney were married in Racine County on 29 Dec 1849. When the 1860 census was taken, the Edward and Mary “Shonka” family were living in Scott (Brown), Wisconsin. Edward was a farmer. When the 1870 census was taken, the” Edward and Mary Chartier” family were living in Lincoln (Kewaunee), Wisconsin. In this census Edward says he was born in Michigan and Mary says she was born in Prussia. Edward was a farmer. When the 1870 census was taken, “Dennis Sherley” was living with the Peter and Bridget Bulley family in Racine; Joseph Shirkey was living with the Alexander and Eleanor Rousseau family in Scott (Brown), Wisconsin. Alexander was a farmer, born in Wisconsin. . Peter was a carpenter and Dennis was a day laborer. When the 1870 census was taken, Mary Shirkey was living with the Moses and Katherine Rousseau family in Scott, Wisconsin. Moses was a farmer; born in Michigan. When the 1880 census was taken, the “Edward and Mary Sherky” family were living in Clay Banks (Door), Wisconsin. In this census Edward says he was born in Michigan; he is a farmer; and he has a broken leg. When the 1880 census was taken, “Teatise Shirky”, age 18 was a servant in the home of Frank and Louisa Greenwood in Scott, Wisconsin. She says her father was born in Canada and her mother was born in Ireland. Frank Greenwood was a farmer and a saloon keeper.
        Land records indicate Edward acquired land in Kewaunee and Brown County from the federal government. On February 22, 1858 he purchased 160 acres in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin. This purchase was for 160 acres covering the east half of the northwest quarter and the west half or the northeast quarter of section 21. Additional records show land description in two 80 acre parcels in Lincoln Township. On 10 May 1859 one parcel in section 21 covers the north half of NW quarter (which covers 40 acres included in previous purchase) is located two miles north of Rio Creek on Cty P, west three miles on Cty S to Euren and then almost one mile north on Cty C. The other 80 acres, purchased 1 Jun 1959, is located 3 ½ miles west of Rio Creek on Cty K in section 32 and covers the east half of SW quarter. Which one was their home? On May 2, 1859 he purchased 120 acres in Brown County with land description in the township west of Kewaunee County, Scott Township. Original land purchase patents from United States were found on the Internet.
        When the 1900 census was taken, Edward Shirkey was living with his third? wife in Wales Township (Saint Clair), Michigan. Living in the next household was the family of “George and Alice Shirkey” George was a first cousin, once removed.
      Born 31 Jan 1821  Clinton River, Macomb Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Gender Male 
      Person ID I7768  Chartier Family
      Last Modified 7 Jul 2016 

      Father Francois-Xavier CHARTIER,   b. 29 Oct 1786, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1874, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
      Relationship Birth 
      Mother Monique MESNY,   b. 19 Mar 1785, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1834, Detroit, Wayne Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
      Relationship Birth 
      Married 09 Jan 1809  Detroit, MI Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Family ID F3535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 1 Mary J. KIRBY,   b. c.1823, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1867, Brown Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
      Children 
       1. Francis SHIRKEY,   b. c.1845, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       2. Margaret SHIRKEY,   b. c.1849, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       3. Michael SHIRKEY,   b. c.1851, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       4. Dennis SHIRKEY,   b. c.1852, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c.1897, Bay de Noc, Delta Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)  [Birth]
       5. Joseph SHIRKEY,   b. c.1852, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       6. Edward SHIRKEY,   b. c.Sep 1856, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       7. Mary SHIRKEY,   b. c.Mar 1858, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. c.1943, Menominee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)  [Birth]
       8. Angela Theotise CHARTIER,   b. 14 Mar 1862, Green Bay, Brown Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1956, Green Bay, Brown Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [Birth]
       9. Thomas SHIRKEY-CHARTIER,   b. c.1865  [Birth]
      Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 
      Family ID F3659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 2 Wilhelmina Louisa SANDERMANN,   b. 15 Jan 1850, Lippe Detmold, Prussia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1917, Green Bay, Brown Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
      Married 08 Apr 4868  Kewaunee, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Divorced Yes 
      Children 
       1. Marie Katherina SHIRKEY,   b. 17 Apr 1869, Lincoln, Kewaunee Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Oct 1924, Forestville, Door Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
       2. William Henry SHIRKEY,   b. 13 Feb 1871, Lincoln, Kewaunee Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1951, Algoma, Kewaunee Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
       3. Anna Maria SHIRKEY,   b. 12 May 1874, Algoma, Kewaunee Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1965, Sturgeon Bay, Door Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [Birth]
       4. Josephine SHIRKEY,   b. c.May 1877, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
       5. Emma SHIRKEY,   b. 07 Jun 1881, Jacksonport, Door Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1970, Algoma, Kewaunee Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [Birth]
      Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 
      Family ID F3660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 3 Julia [King] HALL 
      Last Modified 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 
      Family ID F3661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Event Map
      Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jan 1821 - Clinton River, Macomb Co., MI Link to Google Earth
      Link to Google MapsMarried - 08 Apr 4868 - Kewaunee, WI Link to Google Earth
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