Leetis Belle Shackelford1

Female, #43224, b. October 17, 1913, d. February, 1979
Relationships3rd cousin 2 times removed of Garril Louis Kueber Sr
10th great-granddaughter of John Duncan
7th great-granddaughter of William Withers Sr
7th great-granddaughter of Richard Barbee
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Mason
6th great-granddaughter of John Jennings
FatherJames Washington Shackelford1 b. Feb 22, 1883, d. Oct 18, 1946
MotherOra Lee Duncan1 b. Jun 9, 1889, d. Dec 27, 1944
BirthOctober 17, 1913Leetis was born October 17, 1913 in Ashland, Boyd County, Kentucky. Residence at birth: 512 E Lexington St.1 
MarriageNovember 22, 1941She married Henry Bernard Schuur, son of Henry Bernard Schuur and Wilhelminia Smallheir, November 22, 1941 in Rossville, Walker County, Georgia. Married by A L Ellis Justice of the Peace.1  
Death of MotherDecember 27, 1944Her mother, Ora, died on December 27, 1944..2
Baptism1945She was baptized on 1945 in by Rev Estes 43rd St Bapt Ch, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1 
Death of FatherOctober 18, 1946Her father, James, died on October 18, 1946..3,4
DeathFebruary, 1979Leetis died February, 1979 in Clark County Hospital, Clark County, Indiana at age 65 due to Lung Cancer.1  

Family

Henry Bernard Schuur b. bt 17 Aug 1900 - 1903, d. Feb 1982
Child 1.(given name not known) Schuur+1
OccupationLeetis Belle Shackelford's occupation was a secretary for Cherokee Coal Co.1 
ResidenceShe resided in Jeffersonville, Clark County, Indiana.1 
Note-ShackelfordShe Source: Birth date, county of birth, mother's name from Ky BirthsDatabase, PSH.
Note: Shackelford is spelled Shack-le-ford in above record.1 
Name Variation Leetis Belle Shackelford was also known as Leet Lee.1 
(daughter) Census 1920January 6, 1920She was listed as a daughter in the household of James Washington Shackelford and Ora Lee Duncan in the 1920 Census on January 6, 1920 at 1514 Washington Charleston, Kanawha County, West Virginia. Other members of the household listed were James Oscar Shackelford.5
(daughter) Census 1930April 5, 1930Leetis Belle Shackelford was listed as a daughter in the household of James Washington Shackelford and Ora Lee Duncan in the 1930 Census on April 5, 1930 at 1331 Morton Avenue Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.6
Last EditedSep 30, 2008

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S5110] Ora Lee Shackelford, Kentucky Death Certificate.
  3. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, Informant/death cert. Stella Shackelford--3rd. wife
    Funeral Dir. Owen Funeral Home/2611 Virginia Ave., Lou., Ky.
    Hospital died in Old Norton Hosp., Lou, Ky
    Death Cert. Age 63 years old.
  4. [S5443] James W Shackelford, Kentucky Death Certificate.
  5. [S10829] U.S. Census West Virginia 1920, Kanawha County, Charleston, Precinct 25.
  6. [S10880] U.S. Census Kentucky 1930, Jefferson County, Louisville, Block 117.

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James A Shackelford1

Male, #43226, b. February 24, 1906, d. June 25, 1907
FatherJames Washington Shackelford1 b. Feb 22, 1883, d. Oct 18, 1946
MotherFannie E Heppeard1 b. Feb 22, 1884, d. Jun 11, 1907
RelationshipJames A Shackelford is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because James A is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthFebruary 24, 1906James was born February 24, 1906 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of MotherJune 11, 1907His mother, Fannie, died on June 11, 1907.2 
DeathJune 25, 1907James died June 25, 1907 in Franklin County, Kentucky at age 1.1  
BurialJune 27, 1907His body was buried on June 27, 1907 in Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, next to mother; Sect. E, lot 45 S, grave 4.1 
Note-ShackelfordJames A Shackelford
James A. Shackelford died when he was only 16 mos. old. He is buriedalong side Fannie Heppeard Shackelford and the Heppeard family on lot. 45in the Frankfort Cemetery. He was born 2 yrs. after Eva Mae. Fanniedied on June 11, 1907 , 2 wks. before the child Jas. A. died. Is itpossible that Fannie died in child birth and the child survived her by 2wks.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: /Death Age/ Cert 1 yr 4 months old.1 
Last EditedAug 7, 2013

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S2347] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber December 27, 2001.

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John William Perkins1

Male, #43229, b. July 15, 1882, d. April 23, 1926
FatherFrancis Jackson Perkins Sr1 b. Mar 28, 1847, d. Nov 3, 1929
MotherSuhrena Susan Morris1 b. Jun 11, 1848, d. Dec 19, 1885
RelationshipJohn William Perkins is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because John William is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthJuly 15, 1882John was born July 15, 1882 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Death of MotherDecember 19, 1885His mother, Suhrena, died on December 19, 1885.1 
Marriageabout 1909He married Alice Hoover about 1909 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of Sonabout 1910His son Fred was born about 1910 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of DaughterFebruary 3, 1913His daughter Margaret was born February 3, 1913 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonJune 21, 1915His son Morris was born June 21, 1915 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
DeathApril 23, 1926John died April 23, 1926 in Shelby County, Kentucky at age 43 due to Pulmonary Tuberculosis.1  
BurialApril 25, 1926His body was buried on April 25, 1926 in Grove Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 

Family

Alice Hoover b. a 1888
Children 1.Fred J Perkins1 b. about 1910
 2.Margaret H Perkins1 b. Feb 3, 1913
 3.Morris M Perkins1 b. Jun 21, 1915
Event-Death infoJohn William Perkins was Type: Name of Spouse/Cert. Alice Hoover Perkins .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Mother's Name /Cert. in Lorena Morris b, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Marital Status at Death Married .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Occup./Death Cert. Farmer & Magistrate .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe John & Alice had 3 children.
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1900 Shelby Co.,Ky. Census-Clayvillage,
Image 27, Enum'd June 19, Genealogy Library

Jackson Perkins, head, m,w, March _?_, 52, marr'd 28 yrs, b Kyx3, Farmer(widowed)
Fellow Perkins, son, m,w, May 1878, 22, single, Kyx3, Farm Laborer, yesx3 ( Francis Jackson, Jr.)
**Willie Perkins, son, m,w, Feb 1883, 17, single, Kyx3, Farm laborer,yes x3** in parent's h/h
Minnie Perkins, dau, w,f, Dec. 1889, 12, Kyx3, yes x3
Virgil Perkins, son, m,w, June 1891, 9, Kyx3, yes x3

IN ABOVE CENSUS REBECCA HAD JUST DIED IN APRIL(2MOS. BEF)
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Kentucky 1910 Miracode Index

Name: F J Sr Perkins ( F.J. Sr.)
Birthplace: Kentucky
County: Shelby
Relatives: Son J W 28, Kentucky** in parent's h/h
Daughter-in-law Allice 21, Kentucky (John Wm's wife)
Daughter Minnie Lee 22, Kentucky
Son V B 20, Kentucky (Virgil Barnabas Perkins)
Nephew Ed 28, Kentucky

Enumeration District: 0126
Visit: 0013
Color: W
Age: 63
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Ky Death Records

PERKINS, J. W . 043, SHELBY

Died: 04-23-1926 Vol 024 Cert # 11523 1926.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.Age 43 yrs old .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Informant/ Death Cert. in F J Perkins, Hatton, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.# Vol 024 Cert # 11523 .1 
Name Variation John William Perkins was also known as Willie.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Father's Name/Cert. in F J Perkins b, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Funeral Director R L Shannon Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Full Name on Cert. J Wm Perkins .1 
Last EditedDec 20, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.

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Eva Mae Shackelford1

Female, #43239, b. May 14, 1904, d. February 7, 1978
FatherJames Washington Shackelford1 b. Feb 22, 1883, d. Oct 18, 1946
MotherFannie E Heppeard1 b. Feb 22, 1884, d. Jun 11, 1907
RelationshipEva Mae Shackelford is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Eva Mae is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
BirthMay 14, 1904Eva was born May 14, 1904 in Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of MotherJune 11, 1907Her mother, Fannie, died on June 11, 1907..2 
Marriageafter 1940She married Alexander C Smither Sr, son of Grant C Smither and Victoria Arnold, after 1940 in an unknown place .1  
Death of FatherOctober 18, 1946Her father, James, died on October 18, 1946..3,4
DeathFebruary 7, 1978Eva died February 7, 1978 in Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky at age 73 due to Heart Attack-acute Aorta wall myocardial infraction with ---?--arrest--5 hrs..1  
BurialFebruary 10, 1978Her body was buried on February 10, 1978 in Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, Sect. 1, Lot 7A, grave 1/ beside Alex & Emma.1 

Family

Alexander C Smither Sr b. 14 Jul 1892, d. 30 Jan 1966
Event-Death infoEva Mae Shackelford was Type: Mber 400-50-4865 .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Father's Name/Cert. James Shackelford .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Grave Stone in Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Marital Status at Death Widowed .1 
Note-ShackelfordShe Eva Mae was my 1/2 aunt. Her mother was my grandfather's 1st wife.
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'MEMORIES OF YESTERYEAR'

1900--- 1903 JAMES, MARRIES FANNIE HEPPEARD IN FRANKLIN CO. THEYHAVE Eva Mae in 1904. A son, James A. is born in 1906 FANNIE DIES 2WEEKS BEFORE THEIR 1 YR, 4 MOS. OLD SON DIES, LEAVING JAMES WITH THEIR 3YR OLD DAUGHTER (EVA MAE) TO CARE FOR. FANNIE'S SISTER, SALLIE HEPPEARDBECOMES EVA MAE'S GUARDIAN & CARETAKER WHILE JAMES MAKES A LIVING.SALLIE SOON MARRIED SAM SKEEN AND THEY MAKE A PERMANENT HOME FOR EVA MAESHACKELFORD, THEIR NIECE. SHE MARRIES ALEXANDER SMITHER, SR. LATE INLIFE AND HELPS TO RAISE SOME OF HIS CHILDREN BY HIS PREVIOUS WIFE. EVALIVES OUT HER ENTIRE LIFE IN FRANKLIN COUNTY.

Eva Mae was my father's half-sister. They shared the same father, JamesW. Shackelford. Eva was 73 yrs. old when she died of a heart attack. Mymother, father, and his other sister, Leetis, told me that there weremany people at the funeral., and most of them were crying. She must havebeen loved very much. She died at the Kings Daughters Hosp. in FranklinCo., Ky.

No children from the marriage between Eva Mae Shackelford & AlexSmither. Eva Mae did care for some of the later children (evengrandchildren) as if they were her own.
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Kentucky 1910 Miracode Index Census

1910 Franklin Co.,Ky. Census --Fourth St.--City of Frankfort

Taylor Hepperd
Enumeration Dist.: 0045 Color W
Age: 62 Birth Place: Ky.
Visit: 0308
County: Franklin, Frankfort
Relation: Husband
Relatives: Wife Lucy 54, Ky., marr'd 38 yrs, 6 children, 4 living
Daughter Sallie 23, Ky., Inspector/ Bottling Works
Granddaughter: Lucy T, Curry 18, Ky
**Granddaughter Edith M. 05, Ky. (could this be Eva Mae?--correct age andshe is also Taylor & Lucy's granddau. Her mother Fannie has died and sheis being cared for by Sallie Heppeard, her aunt, who is working, so incare of grandparents.

Note: Can not find Eva Mae anywhere else in 1910.
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1920 Ky. Census City of Frankfort Ancestry.com

Sam Skeen, head, rents, male, wht., 38 yrs old, m'd, yesx2, Ky. x3.
Sallie Skeen, wife, female, wht., 33 yrs old, m'd, yesx2, Ky. x3. (EvaMae's mother's sister)
***Eva Shackelford, niece, female, wht., 15 yrs old, single, yesx2,Ky. x3.
Lucy Heppard, mother-in-law, female, wht., 68 yrs old, widow, yesx2,Ky. x3 ( Eva Mae's grandmother)
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1930 Franklin Co.,Ky.-Thornhill, Dist 2, Image 819, Pg. 2a, CrutchersPct.

Sam Skeen, head, m,w, 48, marr'd at 28, Plumer/stove, b. Kyx3
Sallie Skeen, wife, f,w, 45, marr'd at 25, b. Kyx3
***Eva Sachelford, Niece, 25, single, b. Kyx3, Bookeeper
Lucy Heppard, Mother, 76, widow, marr'd at 22, Kyx3
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IN THE ABOVE CENSUS' EVA MAE IS LIVING WITH HER AUNT SALLIE AND SALLIE'SHUSB, SAM.
SALLIE RAISED EVA MAE SHORTLY AFTER HER MOTHER, FANNIE HEPPEARD DIED WHENEVA WAS 3 YRS OLD. GRANDAD HAD TO WORK (AT&T) WHICH REQUIRED HIM TOTRAVEL AND EVENTUALLY TO MOVE SEVERAL TIMES./ PSH.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Mother's Name/Cert. Fannie Heppard .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert. Age 73 yrs old .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Funeral Dir. Harrod Bros Funeral Home/Michael L Harrod .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Residence at death at 121 Lincoln Dr Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
OccupationEva Mae Shackelford's occupation was Western Auto Co .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Informant/death cert. in Alex smithers Jr 774 1/2 Benson Ave, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Physician/cert. in Dr E S Kimbel/#1 Physicians Place, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1920-partial1920She appeared in the 1920 census in Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, with Sallie & Sam Skeen & Lucy Heppard.1 
Census 1930-partial1930She appeared in the 1930 census in District 2 Crutchers Precinct Thornhill, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedDec 21, 2007

Citations

  1. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),.
  2. [S2347] Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, e-mail to Garril L Kueber December 27, 2001.
  3. [S13008] World Wide Web, Yesteryear's Footsteps, Phyllis Shackelford Hedges, this source may be viewed at source no longer on-line (was http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=pshcth),, Informant/death cert. Stella Shackelford--3rd. wife
    Funeral Dir. Owen Funeral Home/2611 Virginia Ave., Lou., Ky.
    Hospital died in Old Norton Hosp., Lou, Ky
    Death Cert. Age 63 years old.
  4. [S5443] James W Shackelford, Kentucky Death Certificate.

Do not accept the accuracy/validity of any of the information on these pages without verifying it yourself. Please study my sources carefully before relying on the information. If you notice any problems or errors in the information or the display on these pages, please e-mail me (see bottom of page).