About Shirley Gloria Eiland:
Birth: Feb. 15, 1935 Lake Wales Polk County Florida, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 2008 Tampa Hillsborough
County Florida, USA
Shirley Gloria Eiland Synder Ruhmel was born to John Charles and Carrie
Louise Eiland. She was born in Lake Wales, Polk County, FL but spent the majority of her life in Tampa,
Hillsborough County, FL. At approximately 17 years old she ran off with her fiance James Snyder to
Georgia and got married. Her husband served in the US Coast Guard and together they had four children:
Teresa, Cathy, Jamie and James, Jr.
She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Brittany;
her parents, John Charles and Carrie Louise Eiland; one sister, Joyce Ann Cagle; and one brother, John
Charles Eiland, Jr.
She is survived by three daughters, Teresa, Cathy, and Jamie and one son,
James Snyder, Jr. She is also survived by her brother-in-law and friend, Roosevelt Cagle, Sr., two
brothers, H. Wayne Eiland of Tampa, FL, Donnie G. Eiland of Bradenton, and one sister, Dorothy Mobley
of Spring Hill, FL; and many nieces and nephews.
Name: Sherley Eiland
Estimated precinct locality: Tampa, Hillsborough, Florida
Residence: , Hillsborough,
Estimated birth year: 1935
Birthplace: , , Florida
Race or color (on document):
Race or color: White
Collection: Florida State Census, 1945