Descendants of William Garland Shanks
Generation No. 1
1. WILLIAM GARLAND1 SHANKS was born 1881 in IA., and died March 19, 1948 in
Laurel Hill Cemetery Des Moines, Iowa. He married NANCY B SANDERS April 26,
1903 in Des Moines Iowa, daughter of JOHN SANDERS and EMILY BAKER. She was
born January 26, 1883 in Allen twp, Warren County, IN., and died March 31,
1974 in Laurel Hill Cemetery Des Moines, Iowa.
More About NANCY B SANDERS:
Fact 3: had eight children
Children of WILLIAM SHANKS and NANCY SANDERS are:
i. BEULAH E2 SHANKS, b. 1904, Ia; d. 1948; m. WILTY, 1948, Des Moines
ii. RUBY M SHANKS, b. 1905, IA.; d. 1948, Des Moines Iowa; m. HUITT,
1925, Des Moines Iowa.
More About RUBY M SHANKS:
Fact 1: twin of Ruth
iii. RUTH M SHANKS, b. 1905, IA.; d. July 25, 1977, Laurel Hill Cem.
Des Moines; m. FOREST D MCANINCH, October 20, 1923, Des Moines Iowa; b. 1902,
Mt Ayer IA.; d. February 04, 1986, Laurel Hill Cem. Des Moines.
iv. MILDRED VIOLA SHANKS, b. December 05, 1908, Des Moines Iowa; d. 1948;
m. LAWRENCE GRIEF, July 05, 1924, Des Moines Iowa; b. 1902, Dallas Center,
IA.; d. 1948, Dallas Center, IA..
v. GARLAND F SHANKS, b. February 12, 1911, Des Moines Iowa; d. January
1949, Laurel Hill Cem. Des Moines.