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Family of George SHARLAND and Leonie Mae LOUCKE

Husband: George SHARLAND (1860-1955)
Wife: Leonie Mae LOUCKE (1866-1957)
Children: Walter Lym SHARLAND (1885-1981)
Mary M SHARLAND (1888-1888)
Floyd H SHARLAND (1890-1908)
Archibald Lee SHARLAND (1892-1973)
Wayne George SHARLAND (1894-1969)
Clifton SHARLAND (1897-1972)
Marriage 23 Aug 1884 Ingham, Michigan, USA

Husband: George SHARLAND

Name: George SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Father: George SHARLAND (1830-1909)
Mother: Mary Ann MELHUISH (1830-1891)
Birth 19 Mar 1860 Cruwys Morchard, Devon, England
Baptism 6 Apr 1860 (age 0) Cruwys Morchard, Devon, England
Death 5 Dec 1955 (age 95) Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Burial 7 Dec 1955 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Wife: Leonie Mae LOUCKE

Name: Leonie Mae LOUCKE1,2
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 25 Jun 1866 Vermillian - Ashland, Ohio, USA
Death 20 Sep 1957 (age 91) Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Child 1: Walter Lym SHARLAND

Name: Walter Lym SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Blanche DOWN (1884-1977)
Birth 2 Jun 1885 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Death 5 Apr 1981 (age 95) Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Child 2: Mary M SHARLAND

Name: Mary M SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Female
Birth 25 Oct 1888 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Death 9 Dec 1888 (age 0) Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Child 3: Floyd H SHARLAND

Name: Floyd H SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Birth 7 Mar 1890 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Death 21 Jun 1908 (age 18) Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Child 4: Archibald Lee SHARLAND

Name: Archibald Lee SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ada Lela UNKNOWN (1894-1972)
Birth 18 Jul 1892 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Occupation Farmer
Death 12 Dec 1973 (age 81) Meridian - Ingham, Michigan, USA

Child 5: Wayne George SHARLAND

Name: Wayne George SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Gladys Mary UNKNOWN (1894-1978)
Birth 7 Dec 1894 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Death Mar 1969 (age 74) Macomb, Michigan, USA

Child 6: Clifton SHARLAND

Name: Clifton SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Male
Birth 30 Jun 1897 Stockbridge - Ingham, Michigan, USA
Death Oct 1972 (age 75) Jackson City, Michigan, USA

Note on Husband: George SHARLAND - shared note

Aged 1 year he was residing on Paiges in Cruwys Moirchard, the family home and by 1871 when he was aged 11yrs he was living on Stone farm with his family at Thorverton, Devon.


Aged 18 he emigrated to the United States in 1879. Classed as a "Farmer" he sailed on the Alsatia from London arriving at the Port of New York on the 28th March.

Source: New York Passenger Lists 1829-1957


On the 11th June 1880 George at 20 was a young farm labourer for English Immigrants Christopher and Elizabeth Taylor in Unadilla, Livingston County, Michigan.

Source 1880 US Federal Census Roll T9-592 Film 1254592 Page 238.1000


In 1884 he married Leonie May Loucke. He was 24 and she aged 18

Source: Extracted from Marriage record in Locality LDS Batch M518453 1867-1885


By 1900 George was residing in Stockbridge and had been married 16 years with 5 living children and he owned his own farm.

Source: 1900 Federal US census undertaken 16th June 1900 Roll T623_716 Page 10B Emuneration District 56


He remained living in Stockbridge, his children leaving and making their own way. He died in 1955



1910 US Federal census T624_651 Page 12A ED 91 Image 1045

1920 US Federal census T625_771 Page 11B ED 130 Page 437

1930 US Federal census Roll 992 Page4B ED 60 Image 251.0

Stockbridge Genealogy/History Society Obituries taken from Stockbridge newspapers 1951-1955

Sharland Stephenson Family Tree (Dates of birth, death & burial)

Note on Wife: Leonie Mae LOUCKE - shared note

In 1880 Leonie was recorded as aged 13 and living with her widowed mother and elder brother, John and sister Violet in Manchester, Washtenaw


Source: 1880 Federal census T9_0608 Page 223D


Married at 18 in 1884 to English Immigrant George Sharland


Lived her married life in Stockbridge


Died and buried in Stockbridge 1957


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