Jacob Shively was born ca 1833 and died in Custer County, Oklahoma. Jacob was married first to Margaret Hyde or Margaret Gentry born ca. 1830 (various records so cannot be sure what the maiden name was) and second to Nancy Cox born 12-Apr-1838 died 25-Jan-1909 Custer County, OK buried Vicksburg Cemetery, Custer County, OK. The parents of Jacob Shively were Jacob C. Shively, born 1798 in Pennsylvania and who may have died in Rush Co, IND in 1864 and wife Mary Ann Saylor (Siler). Jacob C. and Mary Ann were married 1818 in Montgomery County, Ohio. The father of Jacob C. Shively was Isaac David Shively born ca 1759 in Hagerstown, Washington County, died 1822 in Ohio and married Elizabeth Bossler born 1764 in PA. His father was Uhli (Ulery, Ollie) Shively.
Listed on the 1850 Centre Township, Rush County, Indiana census is the household of Jacob Shively age 51, wife Mary age 52, son Jacob age 17, daughter Elizabeth age 14 and daughter Amanda age 9. Located on the 1860 Jackson Township, Madison County, Indiana census is the family of Jacob Shively age 27, wife Margaret age 30, daughter Mary age 4 and daughter Amanda age 2. Listed on the 1860 Jackson Township, Madison County, Indiana census is the family of Jacob Shively age 37, wife Nancy age 33, daughter Mary E age 15, daughter Amanda age 12, son William age 8, daughter Sarah E age 7, son Cyrus age 5 and son Louis age 6 months. Found on the 1880 Liberty Township, Grant County, Indiana census is Jacob Shively age 47, wife Nancy age 42, daughter Mary E age 24, son William S age 18, daughter Sarah E age 17, son Cyrus J age 15, son Perry F age 10, and daughter Flora age 4 months. Located on the 1900 Grant Township, Custer County, Oklahoma census is the family of Jacob (Cyrus) Shively born Jun-1865 age 35, daughter Sarah born Jul-1891 age 8, and mother Nancy born Apr-1838 age 62 widowed.
Additional information regarding the children of Jacob Shively and Margaret include: 1) daughter Mary Ella Shively born 18-Aug-1855 in Indiana died 3o-Oct-1937 in Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois married 1st Samuel Drawhon (8-Sep-1845 to 18-Jun-1912) married second in 1921 to Charles C. Myerly and 2) Amanda Shively.
Additional information regarding the children of Jacob Shively and Nancy Cox include: 3) William Stephen Shively married Margaret Courtney in Nemaha County, Nebraska on 24-Apr-1889; 4) Sarah Elizabeth Shively born Apr-1862 died 24-Jan-1930 Custer County, OK buried Vicksburg Cemetery married Upton Crowl born 25-Jul-1858 died 4-Apr-1938; 5) Cyrus J Shively born 22-Jan-1865 died 24-Sep-1939 buried Pleasanton Cemetery, Linn County, KS married Capitola Barney in Custer County, OK; 6) Louis Shively; 7) Perry Frank Shively buried Vicksburg Cemetery, Custer County, OK married Anna Navada Forsythe born 1-Feb-1877 Tazewell County, IL died 14-Feb-1955 Custer County, OK