Roy L Sheets1

Male, #46201, b. July 6, 1888, d. August 29, 1964
FatherJoseph Lamuel Sheets1 b. Oct, 1859
MotherNancy A Roberts1 b. Mar, 1865, d. Apr 27, 1934
RelationshipRoy L Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Roy L is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthJuly 6, 1888Roy was born July 6, 1888 in Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1914He married Ethel M Eastman, daughter of W A Eastman and Nancy Ann Hartman, about 1914 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of DaughterDecember 6, 1915His daughter Ada was born December 6, 1915 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of DaughterFebruary 14, 1918His daughter Laura was born February 14, 1918 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of DaughterJanuary 4, 1920His daughter Mary was born January 4, 1920 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of DaughterSeptember 30, 1923His daughter, Laura, died on September 30, 1923.1 
Death of MotherApril 27, 1934His mother, Nancy, died on April 27, 1934.1 
DeathAugust 29, 1964Roy died August 29, 1964 in Franklin County, Kentucky at age 76.1  
BurialHis body was buried in Peaks Mill Christian Church Cemetery, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 

Family

Ethel M Eastman b. 4 Sep 1896, d. 24 Nov 1991
Children 1.Ada M Sheets1 b. Dec 6, 1915
 2.Laura Belle Sheets1 b. Feb 14, 1918, d. Sep 30, 1923
 3.Mary Edith Sheets1 b. Jan 4, 1920, d. before Nov, 1991
 4.Roy Sheets Jr1
 5.Eugene Sheets1
 6.Jewel Ann Sheets1
 7.John Sheets1
 8.Mable Evelyn Sheets1
 9.Doris Louise Sheets1
Event-Death infoRoy L Sheets was Type: Death Cert. # Vol: 036 Cert # 17746 Death Vol: 1964 .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.Age 76 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe 1930 United States Federal Census-Peaks Mill Pike-Thorn Hill Pct.

Name: Roy Sheets
Age: 42 years
Estimated birth year: 1887 Birthplace: Kentucky
Home in 1930: District 2, Franklin, Kentucky
Image Source: Roll: T626_745; Page: 2B; Enumeration

Roy sheets, head, rents, 42, marr'd at 26, b. Kyx3, Carpenter
Ethel Sheets, wife, 34, marr'd at 18, b. Kyx3
Ida M. Sheets, dau, 14, b. Ky
Mary E. Sheets, dau, 10, b. Ky
Roy sheets, Jr., 7, b. Ky
Eugene Sheets, son, 5, b. Ky
Doris Sheets, dau, 2, b. Ky
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Ky Death Records

SHEETS, ROY L. 076, FRANKLIN - FRANKLIN

Died: 08-29-1964 Vol: 036 Cert # 17746 Death Vol: 1964
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Birth, death, and burying place verified by book, Cemeteries of FranklinCo.,Ky.
Peaks Mill Christian Church Cemetery Location: Northeastern FranklinCounty on Hwy. 1262 at Peaks Mill.1 
Census 1930-partial1930He appeared in the 1930 census in Thorn Hill, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
ObituaryAn obituary for Roy L Sheets appeared in The State Journal, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky. The State Journal-- Obit

Roy L. Sheets

Roy L. Sheets, 76, 712 Cline Street, died at his home 6:00 p.m. Saturdayfollowing a long illness.

He was a native of Franklin County, born here July 6, 1888. He had lived in Franklin County all of his life and was a retired carpenter and contractor. He was a member of the Peaks Mill Christian Church.

Surviving him are wife, Mrs. Ethel Eastman Sheets, Frankfort; five daughters, Mrs. Thomas Dempsey, Mrs. Lester Clark, Mrs. Raymond Bibble, Mrs. Douglas Rhody, all of Frankfort, and Mrs. Gene Post, Half Moon Bay,California; three sons, Roy Sheets, Jr., John Sheets, both of Frankfort,and Eugene Sheets, U.S.A.F., Panama City, Fla; 19 grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

The body is at the Harrod Brothers Funeral Home pending arrangements which will be announced later.

Friends may call at the Funeral Home after 8 o'clock this afternoon.2 
Last EditedSep 24, 2009

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. [S5665] Obituary of Roy L Sheets, The State Journal.

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Llewellyn C Sheets1

Male, #46202, b. March 1, 1858, d. February 6, 1943
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherFrances E Truell1 b. about 1827, d. after 1880
RelationshipLlewellyn C Sheets is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Llewellyn C is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthMarch 1, 1858Llewellyn was born March 1, 1858 in Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Marriagebetween 1880 and 1882He married Sarah Swinney between 1880 and 1882 in Kentucky.1  
Birth of SonAugust 11, 1884His son Forrest was born August 11, 1884 in Shelby County, Kentucky.2,3 
Birth of DaughterJanuary, 1886His daughter Gertie was born January, 1886 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of DaughterJune, 1888His daughter Nellie was born June, 1888 in Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1898He married Ella Saurbeer about 1898 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of DaughterJanuary, 1900His daughter Lettie was born January, 1900 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1902His daughter Helen was born about 1902 in Kentucky.1 
DeathFebruary 6, 1943Llewellyn died February 6, 1943 in Graefenburg, Shelby County, Kentucky at age 84 due to Apoplexy.1  
BurialFebruary 8, 1943His body was buried on February 8, 1943 in Bagdad.1 

Family 1

Sarah Swinney
Children 1.Forrest Sheets+1 b. Aug 11, 1884, d. Jul 22, 1948
 2.Gertie Sheets1 b. Jan, 1886
 3.Nellie Sheets1 b. Jun, 1888

Family 2

Ella Saurbeer b. Jan 1874, d. 1 May 1943
Children 1.Lettie P Sheets1 b. Jan, 1900
 2.Helen K Sheets1 b. about 1902
Event-Death infoLlewellyn C Sheets was Type: Name of Spouse/Cert. Ella Saurbeer age 69 .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Occup./Death Cert. Farmer/ Whole life .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Marital Status at Death Married .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Mother's Name/Cert. Fannie Truell b Unknown .1 
Note-ShackelfordHe 1860 Franklin Co.Ky. Census--Dist 2---Between residences of Thomas M.Hulett & James Hulett

Charles Sheets, 49, m, farmer, 800-200, b. Ky.
Francis E. ' 33, f, b. Va.
Charles W. ' 19, m, laborer, b. Ky.
James K. ' 15, m, '
Clementine ' 8, f, '
Madison T. ' 5, m, '
**Lewellyn ' 2, m, ' inparent's h/h
Joseph L. ' 7/12, m, '
Sarah Truell ' 75, f, '(Frances's mother or grandmother)?
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1880 Shelby Co. Census--Hardinsville

Charles Sheets, 69, w,m, b. Ky., father b. Va., mother b. Va., RunningMill,
Frances Sheets, 52, w,f, b. Va., father b. France, mother b. Va.,Housekeeper
**Luella Sheets, son, w,m, single, 22 yrs old, b. Ky., Laborer, f b.Ky., m b. Va. (in parent's h/h)
Joseph L. Sheets, son, w,m, single, 19, b. Ky., Working on farm,fathr b. Ky. Mother b. Va.
Ruth Sheets, dau, f,w, single, 12 yrs old, b. Ky., at home, father b.Ky., mother b. Va.
Sallie sheets, dau, f, w, 8 yrs old, b. Ky., at home, father b. Ky.mother b. Va.
James Sacra, other, m,w, widowed, 76 yrs old, b. Va. father b. Va.mother b. Va.
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1900 Shelby Co.,Ky.Census--Waddy Pct.

Lew C. Sheets, head, b. March 1858, 42, marr'd 2 yrs, b. Kyx3, Farmer,rents
Ella M. Sheets, wife, b. Jan 1874, 26, marr'd 2 yrs, 1 child, 1 living,b. Kyx3
Forrest Sheets, son, b. Aug. 1884, 15, b. Ky (child by Sarah Swinney)
Gertie Sheets, dau, b. Jan. 1886, 14, b. Ky ' ' ' '
Nellie Sheets, dau, b. June 1888, 11, b. Ky ' ' ' '
Lettie P. Sheets, dau, b. Jan 1900, 5/12, b. Ky
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1910 Shelby Co.,Ky. Census--Waddy Pct.

Lo C. Sheets, head, 52, m'd 2nd time, 12 yrs, Farmer, b. Ky
Ella Sheets, wife, 36, m'd 1 time, 12 yrs, 2 children, 2 living, b. Ky
Lettie Sheets, dau, 10, b. Ky
Helen Sheets, dau, 8, b. Ky (1902)
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1920 Shelby Co.,Ky. Census--Hardinsville Pct.

Luwellyn C. Sheets, 62, head, rents, b. Ky. General Farmer
Ella M. Sheets, wife, 48, b. Ky
Hellen K. Sheets, dau, 17, single, b. Ky
Clarence W. Mitchell, Son-in-law, 18, marr'd b. Ky., Helper/farm
Lettie P. Mitchell, dau, 19, marr'd b. Ky.
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1930 Franklin Co.,Ky. Census-Old Alton & Graffenburg Rd.

Lewellyn C. Sheets, head, owns, m,w, 72, marr'd at 24, b Kyx3, Farmer(Gen)
Ella Sheets, wife, f,w, 56, marr'd at 24, b Kyx3
Hellen Sheets, dau, f,w, 27, single, b Ky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Physician/cert. in E T Frymire M D, Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert.Age 84 yrs, 11 month, 22 days .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Father's Name/Cert. Charlie Sheets b Unknown .1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Cert # Vol 10--Cert 04874 .1 
Name Variation Llewellyn C Sheets was also known as Lew.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Informant/ Death Cert. Mrs L C Sheets, Rt 2 Waddy, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Funeral Director Ralph Catlett Waddy, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Full Name on Cert. Llewellyn C Sheets .1 
Census 1930-partial1930He appeared in the 1930 census on Old Alton & Graffenburg Rd Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 30, 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. [S559] Bagdad Cemetery, Shelby County, Kentucky, page 69.
  3. [S5446] Farrest Sheets, Kentucky Death Certificate, The death certificate has a birthdate of Aug 11, 1883 but the age agrees with Aug 11, 1884.

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Ruth Sheets1

Female, #46203, b. 1868
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherFrances E Truell1 b. about 1827, d. after 1880
RelationshipRuth Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Ruth is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1868Ruth was born 1868 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Ruth's death. 
Note-ShackelfordRuth Sheets 1880 Shelby Co. Census--Hardinsville

Charles Sheets, 69, w,m, b. Ky. father b. Va. mother b. Va.Occup=Running Mill,
Frances Sheets, 52, w,f, b. Va. father b. France, mother b. Va.,Occup= Housekeeper
Luella Sheets, son, w,m, single, 22 yrs old, b. Ky., Occup= Laborer,father b. Ky., Mother b. Va.
Joseph L. Sheets, son, w,m, single, 19, b. Ky., Occup= Working onfarm, fathr b. Ky. Mother b. Va.
**Ruth Sheets, dau, f,w, single, 12 yrs old, b. Ky., Occup= at home,father b. Ky. mother b. Va.
Sallie Sheets, dau, f, w, 8 yrs old, b. Ky., at home, father b. Ky.mother b. Va.
James Sacra, other, m,w, widowed, 76 yrs old, b. Va. father b. Va.mother b. Va.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 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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John Truell1

Male, #46204, b. between 1795 and 1798, d. 1875
RelationshipJohn Truell is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because John is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birthbetween 1795 and 1798John was born between 1795 and 1798 in Virginia.1 
Marriagebefore 1819He married Mary A (surname not known) before 1819 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of Sonbetween 1826 and 1830His son Charles was born between 1826 and 1830 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1827His daughter Frances was born about 1827 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1833His daughter Mary was born about 1833 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1836His daughter Sarah was born about 1836 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1838His daughter Cincy was born about 1838 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1839 and 1841His daughter Catherine was born between 1839 and 1841 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Daughterbetween 1841 and 1843His daughter Letitia was born between 1841 and 1843 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of SonJuly 14, 1843His son Benjamin was born July 14, 1843 in Kentucky.1 
Marriage of DaughterAugust 1, 1845His daughter, Mary Ann Truell, married Henry Thomas Smith on August 1, 1845 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1848His daughter Margaret was born about 1848 in an unknown place .1 
Marriage of DaughterMay 27, 1851His daughter, Frances E Truell, married Charles Sheets on May 27, 1851 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonOctober 19, 1865His son, Charles L Truell, married Jane Elizabeth Marshall on October 19, 1865 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death1875John died 1875 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  

Family

Mary A (surname not known) b. bt 1806 - 1808, d. b 1870
Children 1.Charles L Truell+1 b. between 1826 and 1830
 2.Frances E Truell+1 b. about 1827, d. after 1880
 3.Mary Ann Truell+1 b. about 1833
 4.Sarah Truell1 b. about 1836
 5.Cincy Ella Truell1 b. about 1838
 6.Catherine V Truell1 b. between 1839 and 1841
 7.Letitia Truell1 b. between 1841 and 1843, d. 1901
 8.Benjamin W Truell1 b. Jul 14, 1843, d. Dec 4, 1929
 9.Margaret Truell1 b. about 1848
Note-ShackelfordJohn Truell 1850 United States Federal Census -Soundex Search

Name: Trewell, John
County: Franklin
Township: District 2 State: Kentucky
Roll: M432_200 Page: 70 Image: 275

John Trewell, 55, m, Farmer, $100, b. Va. (makes b abt 1795)
Mary A. Trewell, 42, f, b. Va.
Francis Trewell, 22, f, b. Va. (makes b. abt 1828)
Mary Trewell, 17, f, b. Va. (b. abt 1833)
Cineyella Trewell, 13, f, b. Va. (b. abt 1837) Ella
Catherine Trewell, 11, f, b. Ky. (b.abt 1839)
Letitia Trewell, 9, f, b. Ky (b. abt 1841)
Margarett Trewell, 7, f, b. Ky. (b. abt 1843)
Benori Trewell, 4, f, b. Ky (b. abt 1846) Benjamin
Charles Trewell, 24, m, Laborer, b. Va. (b. abt 1826)
James H. Cook 2, m, b. Ky
William F. Cook, 1, m, b. Ky
John Cook, 30, m, Laborer, b. Ky
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1860 Franklin Co. Census--Dist 2---- 2 down from Jerry Tracy &family.(Zacheriah Heppard living with Jerry)

John Truell, 62, m, farmer, 245-220, b. Va.
Mary ' 53, f, b. Va. (b. abt1806)
Charles ' 28, m, laborer, b. Va. (b. abt 1832)
Ella ' 22, f, b. Va.
Catherine' 19, f, b. Ky.
Letitia ' 17, f, '
Margaret ' 13, f, ' (makes babt 1847)
Benjamin ' 12, m, '
Sarah ' 22, f, '
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1870 Franklin Co. Census--Benson

John Truell 74, farmer, 250-200, b. Va.
Sarah ' 34, keeping house, b. Va. (daughter)
Margaret ' 22, at home, b. Ky. (makes b abt 1848)
Letitia ' 29, at home, b. Ky.
Benjamin ' 24, works on farm, b. Ky.
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Franklin County, Kentucky Vital Statistics
Deaths 1854

June 14, 1854 - James M. TRUELL - 35 - Tollgate Keeper - resident ofFranklin County, KY - born Spottsyvania County, Virginia - son of Jno..G. Truell - died Franklin County, KY - cause of death - Cancer of lungs.

If this is a son of John & Mary's he was born abt 1819. Since Mary, hismother would have been only 13 at his birth, this James may not be Mary &this John's son.1 
Census 1850-partial1850John was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in 1850 in District 2, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
WillJuly 29, 1852He made a will on July 29, 1852 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1860-partial1860John was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census in 1860 in District 2, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1870-partial1870He appeared in the 1870 census in Benson, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
ProbateApril 5, 1875The will of John was probated on April 5, 1875 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 23, 2007

Citations

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Benjamin Sheets Sr1

Male, #46205, b. 1773, d. December, 1841
FatherHenry H Sheets1 b. about 1740, d. about 1810
MotherMary (surname not known)1
RelationshipBenjamin Sheets Sr is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Benjamin is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birth1773Benjamin was born 1773 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1793His daughter Rachael was born about 1793 in Virginia.1 
MarriageJanuary 3, 1793He married Sena Litten January 3, 1793 in Berkeley County, Virginia.1  
Birth of Sonabout 1795His son Henry was born about 1795 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1800His daughter Mary was born about 1800 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1801His son John was born about 1801 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1806His son Benjamin was born about 1806 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonbetween 1806 and 1807His son Martin was born between 1806 and 1807 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1808His daughter Nancy was born about 1808 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1809His daughter Maria was born about 1809 in an unknown place .1 
Death of Fatherabout 1810His father, Henry, died about 1810.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1811His son Charles was born about 1811 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Son1813His son Granville was born 1813 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of DaughterMarch 13, 1813His daughter, Rachael Sheets, married Alexander Moss on March 13, 1813 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1816His son Samuel was born about 1816 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of Daughterabout 1824His daughter, Rachael, died about 1824.1 
Marriage of SonSeptember 5, 1827His son, Benjamin Sheets Jr, married Sarah Sheets on September 5, 1827 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of DaughterDecember 29, 1829His daughter, Nancy Essey Sheets, married Hiram O Crutcher on December 29, 1829 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonJanuary 17, 1830His son, Martin Sheets, married Malinda Watson on January 17, 1830 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonMarch 30, 1835His son, Charles Sheets, married Malinda Rupe on March 30, 1835 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonNovember 24, 1835His son, Granville Sheets, married Martha Crutcher on November 24, 1835 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
DeathDecember, 1841Benjamin died December, 1841 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  
BurialHis body was buried in Benson, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 

Family

Sena Litten b. a 1780, d. 10 Apr 1849
Children 1.Rachael Sheets+1 b. about 1793, d. about 1824
 2.Henry Sheets+1 b. about 1795, d. about 1846
 3.Mary Sheets1 b. about 1800
 4.John Sheets1 b. about 1801, d. Feb 1, 1878
 5.Benjamin Sheets Jr+1 b. about 1806, d. Jan 11, 1880
 6.Martin Sheets+1 b. between 1806 and 1807
 7.Nancy Essey Sheets+1 b. about 1808, d. Mar 5, 1874
 8.Maria Sheets1 b. about 1809
 9.Charles Sheets+1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
 10.Granville Sheets+1 b. 1813, d. before 1880
 11.Samuel S or L Sheets+1 b. about 1816
Note-ShackelfordBenjamin Sheets Sr Children's names: LDS Family Search
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Franklin Co.,Ky. Migrations Page
Benjamin SHEETS 1773-1841 VA

Additional Notes Migration Steps
Benjamin Sheets, son of Henry and Mary Sheets was married to Sena Litten03 January 1793 in Berkeley County, VA. They were in Franklin County, KYby March 1796 when Ben was asked to work on a road (Franklin County OrderBook ^A^). Ben and Sena owned land on Benson Creek. Ben died aroundDecember 1841 (Franklin Co. Will Book 2, page 134, probated Jan 1842. toFranklin County, KY in 1795

Researcher: Anne Lamden
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Kentucky Census, 1810-90

Name: Benjamin Sheets
State: KY
County: Franklin County
Township: No Township Listed
Year: 1801
Record Type: Tax list
Database: KY Early Census Index

Researcher/ PSH
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NOTE; IN THE WILL BELOW, BENJAMIN SHEETS DOES NOT MENTION ANYDAUGHTERS. HE DOES HOWEVER, MENTION RACHEL & POLLY AS BEING HISGRANDDAUGHTERS (not daughters). IT IS POSSIBLE THAT REBECCA, NANCY, &MARIA PRECEDED HIM IN DEATH AS DID THE OTHER SONS MENTIONED IN THECHILDREN LIST. HOW DID IT COME ABOUT FOR HIM TO HAVE STEP-SONS?ALEXANDER MOSS WAS ACTUALLY HIS SON-IN-LAW.
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Franklin County, KY Will Book 2 ----1824-1854 ----Page 134

In the name of God Amen. I, Benjamin Sheets of the County of Franklin,State of Kentucky of sound mind & memory, this my last will andtestament, hereby making void all other wills previously made.
1st I give and bequeath to my beloved wife, Lena (?) Sheets all my realand personal estate, of which I am now in possession, during her naturallifetime.
2nd I give to my beloved grandchildren; Rachel and Polly Moss the same asthere father would have been entitled to and each is to have one bed andbedding.
3rd I give unto my beloved sons, Charles, Granville and Samuel Sheetsone horse each to be worth fifty dollars, the same as my other sons,John, Benjamin, Martin, and Henry Sheets have received.
4th I give unto my step-sons, Reuben Ford and Alexander Moss one shillingeach to be paid by my executor upon my decease.
5th It is my wish that my beloved wife and children pay unto Mr. John J.Crittenden the just sum of thirty eight dollars with interest from thedate of this my last will and testament.
6th It is my further wish that, after the death of my beloved wife, allmy children except, Reuben Ford and Alexander Moss have an equal share ofall that my wife my have in her possession at the term of her death. Intestimony whereof I have herewith set my hand and affixed my seal this30th day of September in the year of our Lord 1830.

Ben Sheets

Test:
Hedgeman Triplett, Jr.
John B. Fulks
George Todd

A writing purporting to be the last will and testament of BenjaminSheets, decd... was produced in Court and was proven by the oath ofHedgemen Triplett, Jr. a subscribing witness thereto and was fully provenby the oath of said Triplett that John B. Fulks and George Todd theother subscribing witnesses signed their names in his presence and in thepresence of the deceased. Whereupon it is ordered that the said will bemade as the last will of said Benjamin Sheets, decd..., which is doneaccordingly.
Attest: A. H. Rennick, CFCC

Submitted by, Harleigh & Shirley Winkler
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Event-Misc1796He was Type: Migration 1 in 1796 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Event-MiscSeptember 30, 1830He was Type: Will Made on September 30, 1830 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Event-MiscJanuary, 1842He was Type: Will probated in January, 1842 Page 134 Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedDec 4, 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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Sena Litten1

Female, #46206, b. about 1780, d. April 10, 1849
RelationshipSena Litten is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Sena is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1780Sena was born about 1780 in Berkley, West Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1793Her daughter Rachael was born about 1793 in Virginia.1 
MarriageJanuary 3, 1793She married Benjamin Sheets Sr, son of Henry H Sheets and Mary (surname not known), January 3, 1793 in Berkeley County, Virginia.1  
Birth of Sonabout 1795Her son Henry was born about 1795 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1800Her daughter Mary was born about 1800 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1801Her son John was born about 1801 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1806Her son Benjamin was born about 1806 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonbetween 1806 and 1807Her son Martin was born between 1806 and 1807 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1808Her daughter Nancy was born about 1808 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1809Her daughter Maria was born about 1809 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1811Her son Charles was born about 1811 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Son1813Her son Granville was born 1813 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of DaughterMarch 13, 1813Her daugher, Rachael Sheets, married Alexander Moss on March 13, 1813 in Woodford County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1816Her son Samuel was born about 1816 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of Daughterabout 1824Her daughter, Rachael, died about 1824.1 
Marriage of SonSeptember 5, 1827Her son, Benjamin Sheets Jr, married Sarah Sheets on September 5, 1827 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of DaughterDecember 29, 1829Her daugher, Nancy Essey Sheets, married Hiram O Crutcher on December 29, 1829 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonJanuary 17, 1830Her son, Martin Sheets, married Malinda Watson on January 17, 1830 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonMarch 30, 1835Her son, Charles Sheets, married Malinda Rupe on March 30, 1835 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage of SonNovember 24, 1835Her son, Granville Sheets, married Martha Crutcher on November 24, 1835 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death of SpouseDecember, 1841She was widowed when her husband, Benjamin, died in December, 1841.1 
DeathApril 10, 1849Sena died April 10, 1849 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  

Family

Benjamin Sheets Sr b. 1773, d. Dec 1841
Children 1.Rachael Sheets+1 b. about 1793, d. about 1824
 2.Henry Sheets+1 b. about 1795, d. about 1846
 3.Mary Sheets1 b. about 1800
 4.John Sheets1 b. about 1801, d. Feb 1, 1878
 5.Benjamin Sheets Jr+1 b. about 1806, d. Jan 11, 1880
 6.Martin Sheets+1 b. between 1806 and 1807
 7.Nancy Essey Sheets+1 b. about 1808, d. Mar 5, 1874
 8.Maria Sheets1 b. about 1809
 9.Charles Sheets+1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
 10.Granville Sheets+1 b. 1813, d. before 1880
 11.Samuel S or L Sheets+1 b. about 1816
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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Malinda Rupe1

Female, #46207, b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipMalinda Rupe is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Malinda is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1811Malinda was born about 1811 in an unknown place .1 
MarriageMarch 30, 1835She married Charles Sheets, son of Benjamin Sheets Sr and Sena Litten, March 30, 1835 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  
Birth of Son1837Her son John was born 1837 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughter1839Her daughter Mary was born 1839 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of SonMay, 1841Her son Charles was born May, 1841 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Son1845Her son James was born 1845 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of Son1846Her son George was born 1846 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Son1847Her son Samuel was born 1847 in an unknown place .1 
Deathbefore 1850Malinda died before 1850 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  

Family

Charles Sheets b. a 1811, d. a 1880
Children 1.John S Sheets+1 b. 1837
 2.Mary Ann Sheets1 b. 1839
 3.Charles William Sheets1 b. May, 1841, d. Feb 1, 1903
 4.James K Sheets1 b. 1845
 5.George Dallas Sheets1 b. 1846, d. Aug 16, 1854
 6.Samuel L Sheets1 b. 1847
Note-ShackelfordMalinda Rupe and Charles Sheets Franklin County, Kentucky
Marriage Bond Index
1831-1840

SHEETS, Charles TO: RUPE, Malinda ON: March 30, 1835
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Note-ShackelfordMalinda Rupe Franklin County, Kentucky
Marriage Bond Index
1831-1840

SHEETS, Charles TO: RUPE, Malinda ON: March 30, 1835.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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Henry H Sheets1

Male, #46208, b. about 1740, d. about 1810
RelationshipHenry H Sheets is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Henry H is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birthabout 1740Henry was born about 1740 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Mary (surname not known). I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1764His son Frederick was born about 1764 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1769His son Henry was born about 1769 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1772His son William was born about 1772 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Son1773His son Benjamin was born 1773 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1776His daughter Diannah was born about 1776 in an unknown place .1 
Marriage of SonJanuary 3, 1793His son, Benjamin Sheets Sr, married Sena Litten on January 3, 1793 in Berkeley County, Virginia.1 
Deathabout 1810Henry died about 1810 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1  

Family

Mary (surname not known)
Children 1.Frederick Sheets1 b. about 1764
 2.Henry H Sheets Jr1 b. about 1769
 3.William Sheets1 b. about 1772
 4.Benjamin Sheets Sr+1 b. 1773, d. Dec, 1841
 5.Diannah Sheets1 b. about 1776
Note-ShackelfordHenry H Sheets Found a Granville Sheets that was born about 1800. He was the son ofHenry H. Sheets and Rachael Ellis. He married Elizabeth Marston Sheetsin Fr. Co. on June 18, 1823. This was on the LDS site.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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Mary (surname not known)1

Female, #46209
RelationshipMary (surname not known) is a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Mary is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth - no infoI have no information on the date or place of birth for Mary (surname not known).  
Marriage - no infoShe married Henry H Sheets. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of Sonabout 1764Her son Frederick was born about 1764 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1769Her son Henry was born about 1769 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Sonabout 1772Her son William was born about 1772 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Son1773Her son Benjamin was born 1773 in Virginia.1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1776Her daughter Diannah was born about 1776 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Mary's death. 

Family

Henry H Sheets b. a 1740, d. a 1810
Children 1.Frederick Sheets1 b. about 1764
 2.Henry H Sheets Jr1 b. about 1769
 3.William Sheets1 b. about 1772
 4.Benjamin Sheets Sr+1 b. 1773, d. Dec, 1841
 5.Diannah Sheets1 b. about 1776
Last EditedFeb 18, 2009

Citations

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John S Sheets1

Male, #46210, b. 1837
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipJohn S Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because John S is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birth1837John was born 1837 in Kentucky.1 
Marriage - no infoHe married Eliza J Alexander. I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of DaughterNovember 23, 1857His daughter Emeretta was born November 23, 1857 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of DaughterMay 15, 1860His daughter Rosanna was born May 15, 1860 near No Benson Church, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of John S's death. 

Family

Eliza J Alexander b. a 1836
Children 1.Emeretta Sheets1 b. Nov 23, 1857
 2.Rosanna Sheets1 b. May 15, 1860
Note-ShackelfordJohn S Sheets
1860 Franklin Co., Ky. Census--Dist 2

John Sheets, 24, m, farmer, 400, b. Ky.
Eliza J. ' 24, f, ' (makes b. abt1836--would only be 11 yrs old when 1st child born)
Emeretta ' 2, f, '
Rosanna ' 1, f, '
Sarah Hulker 14,f, '
==================================
Next LISTING ?

John Sheets, 58, Farmer, 500, 1800, Ky.
Elizabeth ' 54, f, Va.
Charles A. Sheets, m, laborer, Ky,
James Sanford, 18, m, 50, '
Susan M Pilcher, 9, f, Ky.
=================================
Franklin County, Kentucky
Vital Statistics
Births 1857

November 23, 1857 - Ernesstta SHEETS - female - alive - born FranklinCounty - father, John S. Sheets - mother, Eliza Jane Alexander - white -parents residence, Franklin County.
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Info below on birth from: Book entitled Franklin County, Kentucky BirthRecords, Vol. II,
covering years 1860, 1861, 1874, 1875, 1876, and 1878. Book is byFrances T. Ingmire.

5/15/1860 birth of Roe Ann Sheets near N. Benson, father John S. Sheets,mother Eliza Alexander.1
 
Census 1860-partial1860John was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census in 1860 in District 2, Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 25, 2007

Citations

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Mary Ann Sheets1

Female, #46211, b. 1839
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipMary Ann Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Mary Ann is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1839Mary was born 1839 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Mary Ann's death. 
Last EditedOct 14, 2008

Citations

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Charles William Sheets1

Male, #46212, b. May, 1841, d. February 1, 1903
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipCharles William Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Charles William is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
BirthMay, 1841Charles was born May, 1841 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
DeathFebruary 1, 1903Charles died February 1, 1903 in an unknown place at age 61.1  
Last EditedOct 14, 2008

Citations

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George Dallas Sheets1

Male, #46213, b. 1846, d. August 16, 1854
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipGeorge Dallas Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because George Dallas is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birth1846George was born 1846 in Franklin County, Kentucky.1 
DeathAugust 16, 1854George died August 16, 1854 in Franklin County, Kentucky due to Bilious Fever.1  
Note-ShackelfordGeorge Dallas Sheets 1850 Franklin Co.,Ky. Census---Dist 2

Charles Sheets, 39, m, farmer, b. Ky.
John ' 13, m, '
Mary A. ' 11, f, '
Charles W. ' 9, m, '
James P. ' 5, m, '
**George D. ' 5, m, ' in father's h/h
Samuel L. ' 3, m, '
Polly Sheets 50, f, $ 250, ' Sister of Charles'
Samuel Sheets 34, m, laborer, ' Brother of Charles'

Note: All children above by Malinda Rupe.
=================================
Franklin County, Kentucky Vital Statistics
Deaths 1854

August 16, 1854 - Geo. Dallas SHEETS - 9 - Farmer - resident of FranklinCounty, KY - born Franklin County, KY - son of Charles and Malinda Sheets- died Franklin County, KY - cause of death - Bilious fever.1 
Event-Death infoHe was Type: Death Age 9 yrs old .1 
Last EditedDec 20, 2007

Citations

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James K Sheets1

Male, #46214, b. 1845
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipJames K Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because James K is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birth1845James was born 1845 in Kentucky.1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of James K's death. 
Note-ShackelfordJames K Sheets 1860 Franklin Co.Ky. Census--Dist 2---Between residences of Thomas M.Hulett & James Hulett

Charles Sheets, 49, m, farmer, 800-200, b. Ky.
Francis E. ' 33, f, b. Va.
Charles W. ' 19, m, laborer, b. Ky.
James P. ' 15, m, ' (in father's h/h ) Malinda's son
Clementine ' 8, f, '
Madison T. ' 5, m, '
Lewellyn ' 2, m, '
Joseph L. ' 7/12, m, '
Sarah Truell ' 75, f, '(Frances's mother or grandmother)?
===================.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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Samuel L Sheets1

Male, #46215, b. 1847
FatherCharles Sheets1 b. about 1811, d. after 1880
MotherMalinda Rupe1 b. about 1811, d. before 1850
RelationshipSamuel L Sheets is a descendent of a parent or ancestor of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Samuel L is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birth1847Samuel was born 1847 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Samuel L's death. 
Note-ShackelfordSamuel L Sheets 1850 Franklin Co.,Ky. Census---Dist 2

Charles Sheets, 39, m, farmer, b. Ky.
John ' 13, m, '
Mary A. ' 11, f, '
Charles W. ' 9, m, '
James P. ' 5, m, '
George D. ' 5, m, '
**Samuel L. ' 3, m, '
Polly Sheets 50, f, $ 250, ' Sister of Charles'
Samuel Sheets 34, m, laborer, ' Brother of Charles'

Note: All children above by Malinda Rupe.
=====================.1 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

Citations

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Eli Quiggens1

Male, #46216, b. about 1829
RelationshipEli Quiggens is an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Eli is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching him.
 
Birthabout 1829Eli was born about 1829 in Kentucky.1 
Birth of Sonbetween 1853 and 1855His son John was born between 1853 and 1855 in Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1867He married Catherine Malissa Cummings, daughter of Nelson Harrison Cummings and Margaret A Oliver, about 1867 in an unknown place .1  
Marriage - no infoHe married Nancy J (surname not known). I have no information on the date and place of the marriage.1 
Birth of Daughter1869His daughter Margaret was born 1869 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of DaughterMay 15, 1870His daughter Mary was born May 15, 1870 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughter1871His daughter Lelia was born 1871 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of SonDecember 15, 1874His son Henry was born December 15, 1874 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1876His daughter Elizabeth was born about 1876 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Eli's death. 

Family 1

Nancy J (surname not known) b. a 1830, d. b 1860
Child 1.John W Quiggens+1 b. between 1853 and 1855, d. Mar 5, 1928

Family 2

Catherine Malissa Cummings b. a 1856, d. 25 Jul 1922
Children 1.Margaret Quiggens1 b. 1869
 2.Mary Ann Quiggens1 b. May 15, 1870, d. Jan 4, 1920
 3.Lelia E Quiggens1 b. 1871
 4.Henry N Quiggens1 b. Dec 15, 1874
 5.Elizabeth W Quiggens1 b. about 1876
Note-ShackelfordEli Quiggens
Eli Quiggins was married to a Nancy J. Unknown before he marriedCatherine Cummings. His son John W. was Nancy's son.
------------------------------------------------
1850 United States Federal Census-Ancestry.com

Name: Quiggins, Eli (makes b abt 1826)
Year: 1850
County: Grayson
Township: Unknown Townships
State: Kentucky
Roll: M432_202
Page: 40
Image: 80

Eli Quiggins, 24, m, Farmer, $100, b Ky
Nancy J. Quiggins, 19, f, b. Ky.
============================
1860 Kentucky Census GRAYSON CO.,-- LEITCHFIELD P O
Series: M653 Roll: 369 Page: 501 --Heritage Quest Search

Oct 1st

Eli Quiggins, 34, m, Farmer, $250, b Ky
John E. Quiggins, 7, m, b Ky. (by Nancy, above)

Note: John's middle initial is'W' established by other census' & DC info
==============================
1870 United States Federal Census

Name: Eli Quiggins
Age in 1870: 42
Estimated Birth Year: 1827
Birthplace: Kentucky
Home in 1870: Mc Daniels, Breckinridge, Kentucky
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Hardinsburg
Roll: M593_450
Page: 138
Image: 276
Year: 1870

Aug 24th, 1870

Eli Quiggens, 42, m,w, farmer, $200, b Ky.
Catherine Quiggens, 20, f,w, keeps house, b Ky
John W.Quiggins, 16, m,w, works on farm, b Ky ( by 1st wife, Nancy)
Margurette Quiggins, 1, f,w, at home, b Ky
A.C. Craig, 47, m,w, farm hand, $200, b Ky.
============================
1880 United States Census

Eli QUIGGINS Self M Male W 51 KY Farmer KY VA
Catharine QUIGGINS Wife M Female W 24 KY Keeping House KY KY (Kate)
Elizabeth QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 10 KY At Home KY KY
Lelia E. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 9 KY KY KY
Mary A. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 8 KY KY KY (Jas. Wm.Shackelford's wife)
Henry N. QUIGGINS Son S Male W 5 KY KY KY
Eliza W. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 4 KY KY KY
Nelson C. CUMMINGS Father L W Male W 67 KY KY KY

Note: Enumerated June 2, 1880. There is a remark in this census statingthat Nelson C. Cummings died since June 10, 1880.
There were 2 other Quiggins families on this same page. Source:Ancestry.com Census Search

Source Information:
Census Place Short Creek, Grayson, Kentucky
Family History Library Film 1254416
NA Film Number T9-0416
Page Number 480B.1
 
Name Variation Eli Quiggens was also known as Eli Quiggins.1 
Census 1850-partial1850Eli was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in 1850 in Grayson County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1860-partial1860Eli was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census in 1860 in Leitchfield, Grayson County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1870-partial1870He appeared in the 1870 census near McDaniels, Breckinridge County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1880-partial1880He appeared in the 1880 census in Grayson County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 22, 2007

Citations

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Catherine Malissa Cummings1

Female, #46217, b. about 1856, d. July 25, 1922
FatherNelson Harrison Cummings1 b. about 1812, d. Jun 2, 1880
MotherMargaret A Oliver1 b. 1827
RelationshipCatherine Malissa Cummings is an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Catherine Malissa is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birthabout 1856Catherine was born about 1856 in Kentucky.1 
Marriageabout 1867She married Eli Quiggens about 1867 in an unknown place .1  
Birth of Daughter1869Her daughter Margaret was born 1869 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of DaughterMay 15, 1870Her daughter Mary was born May 15, 1870 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.1 
Birth of Daughter1871Her daughter Lelia was born 1871 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of SonDecember 15, 1874Her son Henry was born December 15, 1874 in an unknown place .1 
Birth of Daughterabout 1876Her daughter Elizabeth was born about 1876 in an unknown place .1 
Death of FatherJune 2, 1880Her father, Nelson, died on June 2, 1880..1 
Death of DaughterJanuary 4, 1920Her daughter, Mary, died on January 4, 1920.1 
DeathJuly 25, 1922Catherine died July 25, 1922 in Grayson County, Kentucky.1  

Family

Eli Quiggens b. a 1829
Children 1.Margaret Quiggens1 b. 1869
 2.Mary Ann Quiggens1 b. May 15, 1870, d. Jan 4, 1920
 3.Lelia E Quiggens1 b. 1871
 4.Henry N Quiggens1 b. Dec 15, 1874
 5.Elizabeth W Quiggens1 b. about 1876
Event-Death infoCatherine Malissa Cummings was Type: Death Cert.# Vol: 031 Cert # 15370 .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert.Age 74 yrs old .1 
Note-ShackelfordShe
1880 United States Census

Eli QUIGGINS Self M Male W 51 KY Farmer KY VA
*Catharine QUIGGINS Wife M Female W 24 KY Keeping House KY KY (Kate) *
Elizabeth QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 10 KY At Home KY KY
Lefia E. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 9 KY KY KY
Mary A. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 8 KY KY KY (Jas. Wm.Shackelford's wife)
Henry N. QUIGGINS Son S Male W 5 KY KY KY
Eliza W. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 4 KY KY KY
Nelson C. CUMMINGS FatherL W Male W 67 KY KY KY

Source Information:
Census Place Short Creek, Grayson, Kentucky
Family History Library Film 1254416
NA Film Number T9-0416
Page Number 480B
============================
Ky Death Records

QUIGGINS, KATE 074, GRAYSON

Died: 07-25-1922 Vol: 031 Cert # 15370 1922.1 
Name Variation Catherine Malissa Cummings was also known as Kate.1 
Census 1880-partial1880She appeared in the 1880 census in Grayson County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 25, 2007

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Margaret Quiggens1

Female, #46218, b. 1869
FatherEli Quiggens1 b. about 1829
MotherCatherine Malissa Cummings1 b. about 1856, d. Jul 25, 1922
RelationshipMargaret Quiggens is a descendent of an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Margaret is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1869Margaret was born 1869 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Margaret's death. 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Lelia E Quiggens1

Female, #46219, b. 1871
FatherEli Quiggens1 b. about 1829
MotherCatherine Malissa Cummings1 b. about 1856, d. Jul 25, 1922
RelationshipLelia E Quiggens is a descendent of an ancestor of a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Lelia E is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
Birth1871Lelia was born 1871 in an unknown place .1 
Death - no infoI have no information on the date and place of Lelia E's death. 
Last EditedSep 8, 2007

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Mary Ann Quiggens1

Female, #46220, b. May 15, 1870, d. January 4, 1920
FatherEli Quiggens1 b. about 1829
MotherCatherine Malissa Cummings1 b. about 1856, d. Jul 25, 1922
RelationshipMary Ann Quiggens is a non-related spouse of a spouse of one of my relatives. Because Mary Ann is not a relative of mine I am not actively researching her.
 
BirthMay 15, 1870Mary was born May 15, 1870 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.1 
Marriagebetween 1899 and 1900She married James William Shackelford, son of James Addison Shackelford and Margaret A Armstrong, between 1899 and 1900 in an unknown place .1  
DeathJanuary 4, 1920Mary died January 4, 1920 in Finchville, Shelby County, Kentucky at age 49 due to Apoplexy.1  
BurialJanuary 6, 1920Her body was buried on January 6, 1920 in Grove Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 

Family

James William Shackelford b. 17 Apr 1870, d. a 1945
Event-MiscMary Ann Quiggens and James William Shackelford were Type: Age at marriage Will & Annie must have been abt 29 yrs old .1 
Event-Death infoMary Ann Quiggens was Type: Occup. at Death Housewife .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Marital Status at Death Married .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Mother's Name/Cert. Kate Cummings b Indiana.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Physician/cert. in E B VanArsdal M D, Finchville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Note-ShackelfordShe
1880 United States Census

Eli QUIGGINS Self M Male W 51 KY Farmer KY VA
Catharine QUIGGINS Wife M Female W 24 KY Keeping House KY KY (Kate)
Elizabeth QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 10 KY At Home KY KY
Lefia E. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 9 KY KY KY
** Mary A. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 8 KY KY KY **(Jas. Wm. Shackelford's wife)
Henry N. QUIGGINS Son S Male W 5 KY KY KY
Eliza W. QUIGGINS Dau S Female W 4 KY KY KY
Nelson C. CUMMINGS FatherL W Male W 67 KY KY KY

Source Information:
Census Place Short Creek, Grayson, Kentucky
Family History Library Film 1254416
NA Film Number T9-0416
Page Number 480B

1900 Shelby Co. Census----Simpsonville District

William Shackelford, head, 30 yrs old, w,m, b. April 1870, marr'd 1yr., b. Ky.x3, yes x3, Farm Laborer, rents house.
*Annie Shackelford, wife, 25 yrs old, w, f, b. Sept 1875, marr'd 1yr., b. Ky., father b. Indiana, mother b. Indiana, yesx3.
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1910 Shelby Co.,Ky. Census-Simpsonville, Clark Sta.,
Pg 307, Enum'd April 15th, Heritage Quest Search

Jas. Shackelford Jr., head, m,w, 42, marr'd 10 yrs, b Kyx3, Laborer,working out (1868)
*Annie Shackelford, wife, w,f, 35, marr'd 10 yrs, b Kyx3
Stephen Litsey, hired man, m,B. 30, single, Kyx3, Odd jobs
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Ky Death Records

SHACKELFORD, ANNIE A. 049, SHELBY

Died: 01-04-1920 Vol: 005 Cert # 02446 1920.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert.Age 49 yrs old .1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Father's Name/Cert. Eli Quiggens b Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Death Cert # Vol 5--Cert 02446 .1 
Name Variation Mary Ann Quiggens was also known as Annie.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Funeral Director R Lee Shannon Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Informant/ Death Cert. in J W Shackelford R F D, Finchville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Event-Death infoShe was Type: Full Name on Cert. Annie Quiggens Shackelford .1 
Census 1880-partial1880She appeared in the 1880 census in Grayson County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1900-partial1900She appeared in the 1900 census in Simpsonville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Census 1910-partial1910She appeared in the 1910 census in Simpsonville, Shelby County, Kentucky.1 
Last EditedNov 30, 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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