This is a Message Board Post that is gatewayed to this mailing list. Author: bchpink1 Surnames: Kuhns, Shirey, Harr, White, Hood, Fry Classification: biography Message Board URL: http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.kuhns/218/mb.ashx Message Board Post: Mary Ann Kuhns m. Jacob Shirey - (PA) from a book found on HeritageQuestOnline.com not in my line as far as I know Title: History of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Authors: Boucher, John N. City of Publication: New York Publisher: Lewis Pub. Co. Date: 1906 Page Count: 2196 Notes: "Illustrated." Vols. 2-3: Genealogical memoirs, compiled under the editorial supervision of John W. Jordan. Includes index. ill., facsim., ports. Reel/Fiche Number: Genealogy and local history; LH11286 Subject Headings: Westmoreland County (Pa.) -- History. Westmoreland County (Pa.) -- Genealogy. Westmoreland County (Pa.) -- Biography. Pennsylvania -- Westmoreland County Daniel Shirey, a native of Unit Township, Westmoreland County, PA, was b. Sept. 30, 1840, and is a son of Jacob and Mary Ann (Kuhns) Shirey. He attended the school of his district until he was 21 years old. He was a cultivator of the soil for several years, and then engaged in mining in the Counter & Huff mines, where he worked six years. Preferring to change his employment he became a brakeman and flagman for the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, and in this line of employment spent the next 15 years. He is now filling the office of street commissioners. He is a Democrat in politics, and his church affiliations are Lutheran. Mr. Shirey m. Mar. 15, 1868 Susan Campbell, dau. of William and Sarah (Harr) Shirey, b. May 28, 1842, in Cook township, Westmoreland County, PA. Their children: 1. Alameda Shirey, b. Oct. 3, 1869; d. Oct. 13, 1883 2. Sarah M. Shirey, b. Sept. 30, 1871; m. George White and lives in Youngwood. Children: a. Romaine White b. Martha White c. Sidney F. White 3. Frank Shirey, b. April 11, 1875; m. Jennie Hood. Children: a. William White b. Alamede White c. Susan M. White d. Grace White e. Robert White, deceased 4. Charles Shirey, b. April 18, 1880; m Gertrude Fry and lives at Greensburg. Important Note: The author of this message may not be subscribed to this list. If you would like to reply to them, please click on the Message Board URL link above and respond on the board.