Name: *Christian William Shively
Given Name: *Christian William
Birth: 1775 in Northcumberland Co. Pennsylvania 1
Death: 1854 in Middleton Twp. Columbiana Co. Ohio 1
Residence: Middleton Twp., Columbiana, OH at his death. His will was probated in 1854 in Columbiana Co., Ohio, Case #4133, docket 1, page 175 (all of the contents of his probate packet are missing. A copy of his will was made from the will book.)
Change Date: 10 Nov 2009 at 13:43:39
I, Christian Shively of the County of Columbiana in the State of Ohio, do make and publish this my last will and testament, in manner and form following. That is to say,
First, it is my will that all my funeral expenses and all my just debts be fully paid.
Second, I give, devise, and bequeath to my beloved wife Susannah Shively in lieu of her dower the plantation on which we now reside. Situated in the county of Columbiana and State of Ohio, containing about ninety-six acres of land during her natural life, and all the livestock, horses, cattle, sheep, hogs, etc., by me now owned and kept thereon; also all the hosehold furniture and other items not particular and otherwise disposed of in this will during her natural life as aforesaid. She however first disposing of a sufficiency thereof to pay my just debts as aforesaid, and that at the death of my said wife all the property hereby devised or bequeathed to her as aforesaid or so much thereof as may then remain unexpended at her death, to be sold and divided as follows. First, I give and devise to my granddaughter Susannah Jones two hundred dollars. Second, it is my will after this above two hundred dollars are paid to be equally divided between my daughters, Mary Trippy and her heirs, Sarah Reudabaugh being dead the same go to her heirs, Barbary Apple and her heirs, and my son Christian Shively if living. And lastly, I hereby constitute and appoint my said wife Susannah Shively to be executor of this my last will and testament, revoking and annuling all former wills by me made, and ratifying and confirming this and no other to be my last will and testament.
In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and seal this first day of April A.D. 1845.
Christian X Shively (seal)
Signed and sealed in presence of at his request,
Recorded Columbiana County Probate Court December 27, 1854.
SOURCE: Descendants of Christian Shively..., by Arthur G. Black, 1941, pg. 14-15, Heirs of Christian Shively: Mary Trippy; Barbara Apple; Susannah Jones; Elizabeth, Mary, Barbara, John, Sarah, and Benjamin Rodebaugh.
1820 census, Columbiana Co OH, Middleton Township: John Apple, males (0 1 0 1 0 0) females (0 0 1 0 0 ); George Trippe, males (4 0 0 0 1 0) females (1 0 1 0 0); Christian Shively, males (0 1 0 0 0 1) females (0 0 1 1 0).
1810 Resident tax duplicate, Columbiana Co OH: Christian Shively, Daniel Shively, Frederick Shively Early Ohio Tax Records, Esther Weygandt Powell, 1971, p 74.
Ohio Census, 1790-1890
about Christian Shively
Name: Christian Shively
County: Columbiana County
Township: No Township Listed
Record Type: Tax list
Database: OH 1810 Washington Co. Census Index
Father: *John Shively b: 24 Jul 1748 in Warwick, Lancaster Co. Pennsylvania
Mother: Eva b: ABT 1750
*Susanna Berger b: 1776 in Northumberland Co. Pennsylvania
in Northumberland Co. Pennsylvania
- Sarah Shively b: 1795 in Union Co. Pennsylvania
- Mary Shively b: 1796 in Northumberland Co. Pennsylvania
- *Barbara Shively b: Jan 1800 in Pennsylvania
- Christian Shively b: BET 1805 AND 1810 in Ohio
Title: Leslie Anne 8_03.FTW
Source Media Type: Other
Text: Date of Import: 21 Oct 2005