Thursday, August 17, 2006

Margaret Shelton

This picture of Margaret (Losh) Shelton was taken probably between 1895 - 1910. She was born to Adam and Elizabth Losh in Lima, Ohio in 1840. As a young girl she also spent time living in Muncie, IN. She was married to William R. Shelton in 1859 - her father Adam, a Baptist minister, performed the service. After William died in 1885, Margaret remarried in the early 1890s to a George Runyon. when she became old she lived with her son Wayne and his family until her death in 1930. Margaret and both of her husbands are buried at the Brown Cemetery west of Mt. Erie.

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