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  John Robert Shirley
b. ca 1788 Lived in Pendleton Co. Virginia. 
   
 

John Robert Shirley  born about 1788 VA d.1855, Pendleton Co WV (See the 1850 census of Pendleton Co. VA.)

married (apparently) 1st Mary Buckley; who was born  b. 11 Mar 1794, Loudon Co. VA. She died 1830, Pendleton Co WV 

married (apparently) 2nd Elizabeth Ann Buckley on 3 Dec 1830 in Pendleton Co WV according to WV marriage records

Children:

1. Catharine Shirley b. abt 1817, m. John Cunningham Sr.  16 May 1833, Pendleton Co WV

2. Sarah E. Shirley born 22 May 1817 VA d. 31 Dec 1886 in Grant Co WV; She married  Jacob Benjamin Hedrick 26 Mar 1835, Pendleton Co., VA. He was  b. 1804, Pendleton Co., VA.  d. 8 Jan 1877 (see pedigree below)

3. Mary Martha Shirley  b. abt 1825

4. John William Shirley  born Sept  8, 1826 Pendleton Co. WV, died Jan 21, 1918  Blue Springs, Gage Co. Nebraska,

married Mary Jane Swartz Nov 25, 1852 Prunty Town, Taylor Co. WV.  She was born May 8, 1832 New Market Shenandoah Co. VA and died May 28, 1928 Blue Springs, Gage Co. Nebraska. Mary Jane was the daughter of Jacob Gyle Swartz and Rebecca Cummings.

Mary Shirley, widow of John William Shirley and son John Shirley
written on back:
"Grandma Shirley 93 John 70-Jimmy Albright and wife 1926


Photo purchased on ebay by Joanne, a descendant of a collateral line (along with the photo above). Assumed to be a picture of Mary Shirley, widow of John William Shirley and possibly her Shirley children and grandchildren (need confirmation)
Email Joanne at: MacAncient1s (at) aol.com

 

children of John William and Mary Jane:

(1). Ann Rebecca Shirley born Aug 13, 1853  Fairfield, Rockbridge Co. VA, m. William Sanford Sept 11, 1873

(2). Jacob Patten Shirley born Oct 28, 1854 Philippi, Barbour Co. WV. 

married Elvira Jane Grovenbough

(3). John Robert Shirley born (see photo above) b.Sept. 28, 1856 Philippi, Barbour Co. WV d. June 12, 1955 (dates taken from cemetery record)

(4). son Shirley born Nov 26, 1858    Philippi, Barbour Co. WV d. Nov 26, 1858

(5). James William Shirley born June 25, 1860  Philippi, Barbour Co. WV

married Tamma Fergerse Mar 2, 1886

(6). dau  Shirley born July 16, 1862  Philippi, Barbour Co. WV d. July 16, 1862

(7). Mary Martha (twin) Shirley born July 7, 1865 Clarksburg Harrison Co. WV (near Romines Mills)

(8). Hannah Susan (twin) Shirley born July 7, 1865 Clarksburg Harrison Co. WV d. April 2, 1946

(9). Rose Belle Shirley born Oct 7, 1867  Clarksburg Harrison Co. WV m. August Albright Feb 8, 1884

(10). Vida Maude Shirley born May 13, 1870,  Clarksburg Harrison Co. WV

(11). son Shirley born   Mar 15, 1872, d. same day

(12). Dau  (twin) Shirley born Feb 8, 1873 died same day

(13). Dau (twin) Shirley born Feb 8, 1873  died same day

4. Barbara Rebeckah Shirley b. abt 1828, VA

5. Elizabeth Buckley Shirley b: Abt 1831 in , Pendleton, WV

6. Polly Elizabeth Shirley b: Abt 1833 in Pendleton, WV

 

 


RUSS TICE SENT THE HEDRICK INFO.  IF YOU HAVE ADDITIONAL INFO FOR THIS FAMILY PLEASE EMAIL RUSS AT:     rtice@calpoly.edu 

5. Sarah E. Shirley b. 1817, VA d. 31 Dec 1886 m.  Jacob Benjamin Hedrick 26 Mar 1835, Pendleton Co., VA. He was  b. 1804, Pendleton Co., VA.  d. 8 Jan 1877 (see pedigree below)

Children: 

(1). Mary Ellen Hedrick b. 1836, Pendleton Co., VA  d. 17 Sep 1860, Pendleton Co WV m. John James Kimble 12 Aug 1857, Pendleton Co WV b. 1833, Hardy Co., WV

(2).  Isaac Y. Hedrick  b. 1 Jul 1838, Pendleton Co., VA  d. 9 Dec 1922, Dallison, WV m.  Mary Etta Clark 4 Nov 1868, Trinity Church, Prot. Episc. Parkersburg, WV. She was  b. 25 Sep 1849, Portland, Maine  d. 15 Aug 1937, Dallison, Wood County, WV

(3).  Sarah C. Hedrick  b.1840, VA 

(4).  Emily Jane Hedrick   b. 12 Nov 1842, Pendleton Co., Virginia  d. 24 Apr 1872, Pendleton Co., WV m. Asher Alt  8 Mar 1866, Pendleton Co., WV  Her was  b. 1839, Pendleton Co., VA  d. 1876, Pendleton Co., WV

(5). Henry Clay Hedrick  b. 29 Dec 1844, Pendleton Co., VA  d. 23 Feb 1897, Pendleton Co., WV. m. Christina Alt 21 Oct 1868, Pendleton Co., WV. She was  b. 22 Aug 1836, Hardy Co., VA  d. 7 Jul 1884, Pendleton Co., WV He married 2nd Hannah R. Kimble  m. 11 Sep 1884, Pendleton Co., WV    She was b. abt 1855, Pendleton Co., VA d. 1920, Pendleton Co., WV

(6). Martha Ann Hedrick  b. 1847, VA m. William Alt Jr. 18 Feb 1869, Pendleton Co WV. He was b. 1845

(7). Rebecca M. Hedrick  b. 1850, VA m. Nimrod Alt 16 Mar 1871, Pendleton Co WV. He was  b. 1850, Pendleton Co WV. She m. 2nd  David Judy  b. 9 Mar 1844, Brushy Run, WV.  d. 3 Jun 1920, Illinois

(8). John William Hedrick  b. 21 Jul 1852, Grant Co., VA d. 2 Mar 1936, Grant Co., WV m. Letitia Jane Alt 26 Oct 1875, Pendleton Co., VA. She was b. 19 Oct 1842, Brushy Run, Pendleton Co., VA d. 18 Jun 1895, Grant Co., WV. He m. 2nd Ann Rebecca Bond in 1896. She was b. 23 Feb 1857 d. 19 May 1950, Grant Co., WV

(9). Benjamin Franklin Hedrick  b. Sep 1854, Pendleton Co WV m. _____________ 25 Dec 1871, Pendleton Co WV

(10). Mollie E Hedrick  b. 20 Nov 1857, Pendleton Co., VA. d. 7 Mar 1937, Ashford Twnshp, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, m. George Davis Riggleman 8 Sep 1879, Grant, WV. He was  b. 2 Apr 1854, Pendleton Co WV d. 25 Apr 1902, Winamac, Indiana. She m. 2nd David Judy after 1902, and m. 3rd. John Gudex  7 May 1928, Fond du Lac, WI. He was  b. 3 Sep 1857, Eden Twnshp, Fond du Lac Co., WI

 

 

   


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