David and Juniata Brosius Family

David and Juniata Brosius Family

David and Juniata Brosius family at their farm, in the Langville area in Jefferson County.

Front row, left to right: Della Blanche Brosius Sheffer, age 22; David M. Brosius, age 58, Juniata Brosius, age 54; Carnie Eaton Geist, age 29

Back row, left to right: Myrtle Belle Sheilds, age 20; Edna Mae Stewart, age 19; Marion Bert Brosius, age 26; Dollie Estella Brosius Yeancy, age 13; Lyda Brosius Staffer, age 28.
Carrie Eaton Brosius married Harry Geist, father of Edith Geist.

Photo taken about 1905.

Submitted by Mark Page, great grandson of Carrie Brosius



Last names are wrong on three of these ladies. Della Blanche Brosius married Aza Monroe Shaffer (my great grandparents). Anna (also known as Lyd or Lyda) married Aza's older brother Calvin Shaffer. Dollie married Earl Yeaney. Bert Brosius is usally speled with a u (Burt), not an e.

Myrtle Bell Brosius

Myrlte Bell Brosuis married Frank Leslie Shields. They had Gladys Shields Ohl and Blair Emerson Shields b. 1912. Blair married Helen Louise DeMotte. Blair and Helen were my grandparents.

Frank Shields

Do you have a Frank Shields that married a Emma Wulfert in your family? He died in 1899.


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