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Charlotte Shaner, b. 1876 in PA, her family lived in Allegheny County, PA. Her father was Benjamin Shaner of PA. His wife, according to Charlotte Shaner Burn's death certificate was Adryanna Zimmerman from Switzerland.
Charlotte Shaner married John Francis Burns, and moved to Columbus, OH. Their children were Francis Duvall Burns, b. 1898 and Mary Madeline Burns.
The Benjamin Shaner family also lived at Rural Ridge, PA. The Autobiography of Mary Madeline Burns states that the family once lived in Harmarville, PA.
Submitted by Ann Kauk, niece of Mary Madeline Burns
Do you have information on this family? Please let me know.