Col. James M. Shane


COL. JAMES M. SHANE, a son of Henry and Elizabeth Shane. Colonel Shane enlisted for service in the Civil War in July, 1862, in the 98th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. A brave and gallant soldier, he fell at Kenesaw Mountain, June 27, 1864. He was prominently identified with the Masonic fraternity. On November 14, 1854, Col. Shane married Miss Jane E. Ragan, a daughter of Rev. Dr. Zachariah C. Ragan. She was born January 18, 1830 in Jefferson County, Ohio.

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