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Re: what origin is shier?
Posted by: margaret ross nee (ID *****2298) Date: April 04, 2004 at 10:52:41
In Reply to: Re: what origin is shier? by Anne Klintworth of 425

Hi there are a lot of Shier's in the Brock twp area of Ontario Canada. My husband who is a St. John is related to some of them as is also my cousin who is a Sparling.

There is also a www site on the internet for Shiers.

They are called Palatine Irish and orginally came from Germany to Ireland to North America.


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