Shankland Avenue, Jennings, LA, USA

John N Shankland, USA

Little is known about Shankland Ave in Jennings, Louisiana, other than the fact that Edward Russell Shankland lived for a period of time in Jennings, La, and died there.

Shankland Avenue

E R Shankland was the father of Edward C Shankland, a noted civil engineer in Chicago, IL during the turn of the 19th century. Edward R was born in Lewes DE in 1819 to unknown parents, and shortly after moved to Philadelphia, PA. It is assumed at this time that he must have lived somewhere along this road outside of town and the road name eventually became permanent.


John N Shankland, May 2006