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James Adams Shelby

Male 1843 - 1886  (42 years)


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  • Name James Adams Shelby 
    Nickname Jim 
    Born 18 Mar 1843  Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 23 Apr 1843  Bethel Presbyterian Church, Cornelius, Mecklenburg Co, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Feb 1886  Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3871  MyTree
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2011 

    Father James Madison Shelby,   b. 8 Jan 1814, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1889, LaRue, Henderson Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Amanda Ann Henderson,   b. 3 Mar 1816, Mecklenburg Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1896, La Rue, Henderson Co., TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1841 
    Family ID F1827  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Saphronia Mitchell,   b. 1 Jun 1851, Perry Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1943, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 18 Sep 1867  Perry Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Virginia Shelby,   b. 26 Nov 1868, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1946, Dallas Co, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     2. Monroe C. Shelby,   b. 4 Oct 1870, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1956, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Amanda Lavonia Shelby,   b. 5 Sep 1872, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1962, Hueytown, Jefferson Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Walter Junie Shelby,   b. 28 Aug 1875, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1945, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Ella Mitchell Shelby,   b. 13 Nov 1884, Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1899, Bibb Co., AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F2450  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 23 Apr 1843 - Bethel Presbyterian Church, Cornelius, Mecklenburg Co, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 1886 - Centreville, Bibb Co., AL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 

    • Alabama Marriage Collection, 1800-1969
      Name: James A Shelby
      Spouse: Mary S Mitchell
      Marriage Date: 26 Sep 1867
      County: Perry
      State: Alabama
      Performed By Title: Minister of Gospel
      Performed by Name: J S Arbuthnot
      Source information: Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research

      1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Shelby
      Birth Year: abt 1844
      Age in 1870: 26
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Home in 1870: Township 19 Range 7, Perry, Alabama
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      John Shelby 26
      Mary Shelby 19
      Elizebeth Shelby 1

      1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: Jim Shelby
      Home in 1880: Centreville, Bibb, Alabama
      Age: 37
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
      Birthplace: Alabama
      Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
      Spouse's Name: Froney Shelby
      Father's birthplace: Alabama
      Mother's birthplace: Alabama
      Occupation: Farmer
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jim Shelby 37
      Froney Shelby 29
      Lizzie Shelby 12
      Monroe Shelby 9 (Oura C.)
      Vonie Shelby 6
      Walter Shelby 3