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The below are transcriptions of newspaper articles that contain information on Sheldon’s.  These were transcribed by volunteers of from originals.


Location Year Newspaper Description
 BC – Port Victoria 1871  The British Colonist  Death notice of Samuel Sheldon

United States

Location Year Newspaper Description
 CA – Long Beach 1944  Long Beach Sun  Obituary of gangster Ralph Joseph Sheldon
 CA – Sacramento 1943  Sacramento Bee
 DE – Wilmington 1880  The Morning News
1928  The Morning News
 IL – Chicago 1925  Chicago Tribune
 KS – Wichita 1927  Wichita Beacon
 LA – New Orleans 1859  New Orleans Crescent
 NJ – 1871 West Jersey Press


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About the Author:

Dale has been studying genealogy heavily for over 30 years, since the age of 10. Although he does not seek professional clients, he has helped a family regain property lost during the Holocaust, and has assisted to obtain historical preservation status for a building in San Francisco. He is a co-admin of the ftDNA Sheldon DNA Project. He lived most of his life in California but has recently moved to upstate New York. He works in the travel industry.
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