Descendants of William Jasper Shelton



First Generation



1. William Jasper Shelton was born about 1808 in Kentucky.

William married Mary Polly Ethington. Mary was born in Nov 1803 in Kentucky.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 F    i. Seralda Jane Shelton was born about 1832 in Kentucky.

   3 M    ii. David H Shelton was born about 1834 in Kentucky.

+ 4 M    iii. Fielding David Shelton was born in 1836 in Kentucky, died in 1902, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

+ 5 M    iv. William Perry Shelton was born in Aug 1837 in Kentucky, died on Jul 7, 1911, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 6 F    v. Nancy Shelton was born about 1838 in Kentucky.

+ 7 M    vi. George W Shelton was born about 1842 in Kentucky.

   8 F    vii. Mary E Shelton was born about 1845 in Crawford County, IL.

+ 9 F    viii. Martha Ann Shelton was born in Apr 1850 in Crawford County, IL, died on Oct 10, 1921, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 10 F    ix. Henrietta Jane Shelton was born in Jan 1852 in Crawford County, IL, died in 1929, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Seralda Jane Shelton (William Jasper1) was born about 1832 in Kentucky.

Seralda married William Wyatt Shelton, son of George Wyatt Shelton and Nancy Greenfield, on Aug 18, 1853 in Crawford County, IL. William was born in 1834 in Kentucky and died on Nov 10, 1873.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 11 M    i. George William Shelton was born on Jan 26, 1856 in Crawford County, IL, died on Sep 14, 1934, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 12 M    ii. Fielding David Shelton was born on Sep 19, 1856 in Crawford County, IL, died on Aug 17, 1935, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   13 M    iii. John H Shelton was born about 1858 in Crawford County, IL.

   14 M    iv. Lewis W Shelton was born about 1861 in Crawford County, IL.

   15 M    v. James M or W Shelton was born on Sep 1, 1862 in Crawford County, IL.

James married Frances Minor on Nov 27, 1890 in Lawrence County, IL.

   16 M    vi. Abram Shelton was born about 1864 in Crawford County, IL.

4. Fielding David Shelton (William Jasper1) was born in 1836 in Kentucky, died in 1902, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Fielding married Elizabeth J Shelton, daughter of George Wyatt Shelton and Nancy Greenfield, on Dec 30, 1858 in Crawford County, IL. Elizabeth was born in 1837 in Kentucky, died in 1897, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 17 M    i. William Wyatt Shelton was born on May 23, 1860 in Crawford County, IL, died on Mar 1, 1942, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 18 M    ii. Elias C Shelton was born in 1862.

+ 19 F    iii. Anna Georgia Shelton was born on Jul 28, 1869 and died on Nov 1, 1956.

5. William Perry Shelton (William Jasper1) was born in Aug 1837 in Kentucky, died on Jul 7, 1911, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

William married Susan Catherine Shelton, daughter of George Wyatt Shelton and Nancy Greenfield, on Apr 8, 1859 in Crawford County, IL. Susan was born on Oct 17, 1840 in Kentucky, died on Feb 24, 1913, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   20 F    i. Mary F Shelton was born about 1860 in Crawford County, IL.

   21 F    ii. Nancy E Shelton was born in 1862 in Illinois.

Nancy married William A Munselle, son of Lorenzo Munselle and Cordelia 'Fidelia' Smith, on Mar 19, 1881 in Jefferson, IL. William was born about 1862 in Illinois.

   22 F    iii. Ida F Shelton was born on Aug 28, 1868 in Illinois, died in Jul 1887, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 23 M    iv. Lewis Clark Shelton was born on Nov 9, 1870 in Arkansas, died on Sep 21, 1906, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

+ 24 F    v. Belle Marrah Shelton was born in Apr 1873 in Illinois.

+ 25 M    vi. Rufus Harvey Shelton was born in 1875 in Illinois, died in 1940, and was buried in East Salem Cemetery, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   26 M    vii. Walter Newton Shelton was born on Jan 8, 1879 in Illinois and died on Nov 22, 1964.

Walter married Vada Rich.

6. Nancy Shelton (William Jasper1) was born about 1838 in Kentucky.

Nancy married Abraham Carter. Abraham was born in 1831.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 27 F    i. Phoebe Emeline Carter was born on May 30, 1862, died on Jun 20, 1948, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

7. George W Shelton (William Jasper1) was born about 1842 in Kentucky.

George married Frances Jane Brashear on Aug 31, 1865 in Crawford County, IL. Frances was born about 1850 in Illinois.

Children from this marriage were:

   28 M    i. William I Shelton was born on Oct 23, 1866 in Illinois, died on Jan 6, 1944 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   29 F    ii. Mary E Shelton was born about 1872 in Illinois.

   30 F    iii. Mariah Jane Shelton was born on Jan 3, 1877 and died on Apr 7, 1954.

Mariah married Andrew Jackson Gregory, son of Richard Simpson Gregory - Civil War Vet and Malinda Webber, in 1898 in Jefferson County, IL. Andrew was born on Mar 11, 1860 in Jefferson County, IL and died in 1900 in Jefferson County, IL.

Mariah next married William David Chambliss, son of Wiley Dawson Chambliss and Mary Emily Sledge, after 1900. William was born on Dec 18, 1863 in Jefferson, IL and died on Aug 22, 1944.

   31 F    iv. Nancy Shelton .

Nancy married Harrington.

9. Martha Ann Shelton (William Jasper1) was born in Apr 1850 in Crawford County, IL, died on Oct 10, 1921, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Martha married Abraham M Shelton, son of George Wyatt Shelton and Nancy Greenfield, on Sep 24, 1865 in Crawford County, IL. Abraham was born in 1844 in Kentucky.

Children from this marriage were:

   32 F    i. Dora E Shelton .

+ 33 F    ii. Mary Alice Shelton was born on Jan 16, 1866, died on Apr 15, 1940, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

+ 34 F    iii. Nancy J Shelton was born on May 23, 1868 in Crawford County, IL, died on Feb 28, 1951, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   35 M    iv. John H Shelton was born on Jan 13, 1870 in Arkansas and died on Sep 20, 1945.

10. Henrietta Jane Shelton (William Jasper1) was born in Jan 1852 in Crawford County, IL, died in 1929, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Henrietta married George P Shelton, son of George P Shelton and Lucinda Bennett, on Sep 30, 1868 in Crawford County, IL. George was born about 1849 in Illinois.

Children from this marriage were:

   36 M    i. Peter W Shelton was born in 1868.

Peter married Laura Loomis on Nov 27, 1891 in Jefferson, IL. Laura was born in 1873.

+ 37 F    ii. Edna C Shelton was born about 1872 in Elk Prairie, Jefferson. IL.

+ 38 M    iii. George Washington Shelton was born on Oct 6, 1874 in Elk Prairie, Jefferson. IL, died on Dec 31, 1969, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Henrietta next married Silas Weaver Williams, son of William Sanford Williams and Mary J Wagoner, about 1880 in Jefferson, IL. Silas was born about 1850 in Illinois.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 39 F    i. Florence S Williams was born in Nov 1880 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   40 M    ii. Francis M Williams was born in Jan 1883 in Illinois.

   41 M    iii. Albert Williams was born in Nov 1884 in Illinois.

   42 M    iv. Otis Williams was born in Oct 1886 in Illinois.

   43 M    v. Weaver S Williams was born in Sep 1891 in Illinois.

+ 44 F    vi. Eva M Williams was born in Sep 1894 in Illinois, died in 1973, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Third Generation (Grandchildren)


11. George William Shelton (Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jan 26, 1856 in Crawford County, IL, died on Sep 14, 1934, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

George married Keziah Elizabeth Williams, daughter of Jonathan Calvin Williams and Prudence Jane Atchison, on Jul 10, 1873 in Jefferson, IL. Keziah was born on Sep 19, 1858 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 1, 1942, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   45 F    i. Seralda Jane Shelton was born in Jan 1876 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Seralda married Henry Clifton, son of Jesse Clifton and Amanda Shorter, on Nov 26, 1899 in Jefferson, IL. Henry was born in Jan 1874 in Tennessee.

   46 M    ii. William Shelton was born about 1878 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 47 F    iii. Millie Ann Shelton was born on Nov 8, 1878 in Illinois, died on Mar 7, 1961, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 48 M    iv. John William Shelton was born on Jul 8, 1886, died on Apr 10, 1964, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

+ 49 M    v. Charles Everett Shelton was born on Jul 7, 1888, died on Dec 29, 1971, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   50 F    vi. Tennessee Ethel Shelton was born on Jun 16, 1892 and died on Jul 8, 1974.

12. Fielding David Shelton (Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 19, 1856 in Crawford County, IL, died on Aug 17, 1935, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Fielding married Emma Tennessee Rogers, daughter of William G Rogers - Civil War Casualty and Nancy W Blakely, on Mar 13, 1878 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Emma was born on Mar 24, 1862 in Dodds, Jefferson, IL and died on May 9, 1894.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 51 F    i. Nancy Idella Shelton was born in 1884, died in 1974, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

   52 M    ii. James Orley Shelton was born on May 3, 1886 and died on Nov 24, 1966.

James married Alta Ann Newnom.

   53 M    iii. Claude Thomas Shelton was born on Feb 8, 1889, died on Nov 12, 1955, and was buried in Bethel Memorial Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

Claude married Edna M Moore, daughter of Edgar Madison Moore and Martha Jane Williams, in 1909 in Jefferson, IL. Edna was born on Dec 16, 1890, died on Aug 20, 1979 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Claude next married Gertrude A Harvill. Gertrude was born in 1891, died in 1983, and was buried in Bethel Memorial Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

   54 F    iv. Pearl Shelton was born in 1891 and died in 1955.

Pearl married Stinson J Bodine, son of John Gasaway Bodine and Nancy J Gould, in 1909 in Jefferson, IL. Stinson was born in Oct 1885 in McClellan, Jefferson, IL.

Fielding next married Angie Montgomery on May 19, 1895 in Jefferson, IL. Angie was born in 1862.

Fielding next married Nancy Gertrude 'Trudy' Bruce, daughter of James Henry Bruce and Sarah Ann Lavina Chambliss, in 1907 in Jefferson, IL. Nancy was born on Dec 22, 1881 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Feb 8, 1956, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 55 M    i. Raymond David 'Jack' Shelton was born on Sep 12, 1908 in Farrington, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 23, 1977, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   56 F    ii. Alice Shelton was born about 1913 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 57 M    iii. Floyd Dawson Shelton was born on Dec 8, 1914, died on May 31, 1984, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   58 M    iv. Walter Edward Shelton was born on Mar 14, 1917 and died on Feb 17, 1975.

Walter married Marie.

   59 M    v. Foster M Shelton was born on Jul 7, 1920 and died on Jul 30, 1999.

Foster married Living

   60 M    vi. Lester Fred Shelton was born on Jun 23, 1925, died on Feb 19, 2003, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Lester married Living

17. William Wyatt Shelton (Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on May 23, 1860 in Crawford County, IL, died on Mar 1, 1942, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

William married Clara Jennete Clemons, daughter of Isaac Clemens and Amanda Alexander, on Dec 10, 1882 in Jefferson, IL. Clara was born on Feb 10, 1860 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on May 10, 1941, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   61 M    i. William Asberry Shelton was born on Jul 26, 1885 in Jefferson County, IL.

William married Arena A before 1917. Arena was born on Mar 19, 1892, died on Jul 24, 1917, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

William next married Gertrude Schanachtenberger in 1919 in Jefferson, IL. Gertrude was born in 1882.

+ 62 F    ii. Amanda Elizabeth Shelton was born on Jan 10, 1887, died on May 25, 1955, and was buried in Bethel Memorial Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

   63 M    iii. John Everett Shelton was born on Mar 7, 1889, died on Aug 28, 1973, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

John married Cora B Smith, daughter of Edward T Smith and Emma L Harshbarger, in 1915 in Jefferson, IL. Cora was born on Sep 19, 1893 in Four Mile, Wayne, IL, died on Sep 8, 1959, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

John next married Living

+ 64 F    iv. Phoebe Agnes Shelton was born on Mar 18, 1896 in Illinois, died on Sep 8, 1963 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Black Oak Ridge Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   65 F    v. Della Shelton was born on Apr 30, 1901 and died on Aug 9, 1950.

18. Elias C Shelton (Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born in 1862.

Elias married Phoebe Emeline Carter, daughter of Abraham Carter and Nancy Shelton, on Oct 14, 1883 in Jefferson, IL. Phoebe was born on May 30, 1862, died on Jun 20, 1948, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 66 M    i. Ralph C Shelton was born in Aug 1886 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died in 1916, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

+ 67 M    ii. Robert Dale Shelton was born on Dec 25, 1890 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 13, 1934, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   68 M    iii. Finias Shelton was born in May 1891 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   69 M    iv. Abraham W Shelton was born in Dec 1893 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died on Jan 10, 1929, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   70 M    v. Samuel Shelton was born in Oct 1898 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

19. Anna Georgia Shelton (Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 28, 1869 and died on Nov 1, 1956.

Anna married Samuel Wilson on Dec 4, 1892 in Jefferson County, IL. Samuel was born in Dec 1862 in Tennessee.

Children from this marriage were:

   71 F    i. Ollie Wilson was born in May 1894 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   72 M    ii. Henry Wilson was born in Aug 1896 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

23. Lewis Clark Shelton (William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on Nov 9, 1870 in Arkansas, died on Sep 21, 1906, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Lewis married Nancy Gertrude 'Trudy' Bruce, daughter of James Henry Bruce and Sarah Ann Lavina Chambliss, on Mar 29, 1900 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Nancy was born on Dec 22, 1881 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Feb 8, 1956, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   73 F    i. Lillie B Shelton was born in 1901 in Texas, died in 1936, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

+ 74 M    ii. Harvey Clark Shelton was born on Jan 18, 1903 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Oct 6, 1989, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 75 F    iii. Ruby Idella Shelton was born on Apr 9, 1904 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 28, 1941, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

24. Belle Marrah Shelton (William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born in Apr 1873 in Illinois.

Belle married Eli W Allen, son of John R Allen - Civil War Vet and Sarah M Tate, on Feb 8, 1893 in Jefferson County, IL. Eli was born in Dec 1861 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   76 F    i. Josie Allen was born in Aug 1894 in Jefferson County, IL.

   77 F    ii. Luvenia Allen was born in Oct 1896 in Jefferson County, IL.

   78 F    iii. Silvia Allen was born in Oct 1898 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

25. Rufus Harvey Shelton (William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born in 1875 in Illinois, died in 1940, and was buried in East Salem Cemetery, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Rufus married Anna A Fields, daughter of Henry Perry Fields and Louisa J Harlow. Anna was born in Sep 1886 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Mar 15, 1940, and was buried in East Salem Cemetery, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   79 M    i. William P Shelton was born on Dec 20, 1904 and died on Jan 30, 1979.

+ 80 M    ii. Harry V Shelton was born on Jul 23, 1911 and died on Jul 24, 1984.

+ 81 M    iii. Rufus Hershel Shelton was born on May 29, 1918 in Illinois, died on Dec 11, 1940 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in East Salem Cemetery, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   82 F    iv. Dorothy Marie Shelton was born on Jul 19, 1920 in Illinois, died on Oct 3, 1987, and was buried in Panther Fork Cemetery, Field, Jefferson, IL.

Dorothy married Basil Richardson, son of Earl H Richardson and Grace Shaw. Basil was born on Oct 27, 1915 in Four Mile, Wayne, IL, died on Jul 15, 1992, and was buried in Panther Fork Cemetery, Field, Jefferson, IL.

Rufus next married Lydia Alice Short, daughter of Thomas B Short and Louisa Jane Garrison, on Nov 14, 1894 in Jefferson, IL. Lydia was born in 1877 in Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   83 M    i. Olen H Shelton was born on May 1, 1898 and died on Dec 1, 1926.

27. Phoebe Emeline Carter (Nancy Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on May 30, 1862, died on Jun 20, 1948, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Phoebe married Elias C Shelton, son of Fielding David Shelton and Elizabeth J Shelton, on Oct 14, 1883 in Jefferson, IL. Elias was born in 1862.

(Duplicate Line. See Person 18)

33. Mary Alice Shelton (Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jan 16, 1866, died on Apr 15, 1940, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

Mary married John Wesley Clemens, son of Isaac Clemens and Amanda Alexander, on Dec 19, 1885 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. John was born in Mar 1867 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in Jun 1947 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 84 M    i. Artie Oscar 'Sherd' Clemins was born on Jul 12, 1888 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Dec 17, 1958, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 85 F    ii. Hattie A Clemins was born in Jul 1890 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 86 M    iii. Charles Fred Clemens was born on Sep 6, 1893 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on May 4, 1974, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

+ 87 F    iv. Effie J Clemins was born on Sep 11, 1899 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Jun 21, 1979 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 88 F    v. Eva Clemens was born in 1902 in Jefferson County, IL, died in 1969, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

+ 89 F    vi. Clara Verne Clemins was born about 1904 in Jefferson County, IL, died in 1990, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

34. Nancy J Shelton (Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on May 23, 1868 in Crawford County, IL, died on Feb 28, 1951, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Nancy married Jasper Newton Scott, son of Jasper B Scott and Millie C 'Mary' Clayborn, on Jan 4, 1890 in Jefferson, IL. Jasper was born in Mar 1863 in Illinois, died on Mar 27, 1948 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   90 M    i. John H Scott was born in Jul 1892 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 28, 1914, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   91 M    ii. Leander 'Lee' Scott was born in Jul 1894 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1985, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Leander married Flossie Dollie Gowler, daughter of Prince Albert Gowler and Cora Elizabeth Davis, in 1915 in Jefferson, IL. Flossie was born on Mar 10, 1898 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1998, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 92 M    iii. Walter A Scott was born in Jul 1896 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1922, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

+ 93 F    iv. Inez E Scott was born in Nov 1898 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   94 M    v. William Mckinley Scott was born on Nov 2, 1900 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Jan 10, 1975, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

William married Elmira G Gregory, daughter of Nicholas Bernard Gregory and Irene C Or L McAnuley. Elmira was born in 1904, died in 2000, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   95 M    vi. Clarence Scott was born about 1906 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Clarence married Hellen about 1927. Hellen was born about 1905 in Illinois.

   96 M    vii. Hazel Scott was born about 1909 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died before 1920.

+ 97 F    viii. Alta Scott was born on Sep 19, 1912 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died on May 20, 1975 in Decatur, IL.

37. Edna C Shelton (Henrietta Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born about 1872 in Elk Prairie, Jefferson. IL.

Edna married Charles E Allen on Jan 29, 1890 in Jefferson County, IL. Charles was born circa 1867.

The child from this marriage was:

   98 F    i. Nola Pearl Allen was born about 1891.

Edna next married Clark Johnson on Sep 27, 1893 in Jefferson County, IL. Clark was born circa 1870.

38. George Washington Shelton (Henrietta Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Oct 6, 1874 in Elk Prairie, Jefferson. IL, died on Dec 31, 1969, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

George married Minnie Alice Willmore on Apr 4, 1894 in Jefferson, IL. Minnie was born on Jan 31, 1879, died on Jan 17, 1912, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   99 F    i. Annie Shelton was born on May 20, 1895, died on Oct 31, 1907, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

+ 100 F    ii. Minnie Florence Shelton was born on May 22, 1898, died on May 20, 1987, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   101 M    iii. Rev George Henry Shelton was born on Jul 25, 1904, died on Jul 19, 1982, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

George married Ruth Ellen Bond on Jun 21, 1924. Ruth was born on Nov 29, 1907, died on Jun 2, 1998, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   102 M    iv. Silas Shelton was born on Jun 28, 1907, died on Dec 30, 1941, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Silas married Josephine Dale, daughter of Robert A Dale and Nancy E Hayes, about 1929. Josephine was born about 1911 in Jefferson County, IL.

39. Florence S Williams (Henrietta Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in Nov 1880 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Florence married James S Johnson on Nov 28, 1897 in Jefferson, IL. James was born in Aug 1873 in Illinois.

The child from this marriage was:

   103 M    i. Evan L Johnson was born in Sep 1898 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

44. Eva M Williams (Henrietta Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in Sep 1894 in Illinois, died in 1973, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Eva married Claude B Adams, son of Joseph Edward Adams and Nancy Matilda Bumpus, in 1914 in Jefferson, IL. Claude was born in Aug 1893 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died in 1933, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   104 M    i. Roy Earl Adams was born on Feb 9, 1919 and died on Mar 11, 1991.

Roy married Living

Fourth Generation (Great-Grandchildren)


47. Millie Ann Shelton (George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Nov 8, 1878 in Illinois, died on Mar 7, 1961, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Millie married Neoneriah Omanual Brookman, son of John William Brookman - Civil War Vet and Nancy Jones Laird, on Dec 9, 1897 in Jefferson, IL. Neoneriah was born on Jan 14, 1873 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL, died on May 28, 1941, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   105 F    i. Cora E Brookman was born about 1901 in Field, Jefferson, IL.

+ 106 F    ii. Sarah Florence Brookman was born on Apr 6, 1902 in Field, Jefferson, IL and died on Feb 24, 1930 in Field, Jefferson, IL.

+ 107 M    iii. Leslie Omanual Brookman was born on Nov 12, 1903 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Mar 14, 1979, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   108 M    iv. Henry Leroy Brookman was born on Apr 16, 1906 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Mar 29, 1978, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   109 M    v. Chester Oclevando Brookman was born on Jun 26, 1910 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 23, 1920, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   110 F    vi. Cloia Lurena Brookman was born on Jul 12, 1912, died on Sep 19, 1969, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Cloia married Alfred Richard Clemins, son of Artie Oscar 'Sherd' Clemins and Beulah A Bruce, on Sep 9, 1936. Alfred was born on Apr 17, 1912 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on May 25, 1985, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   111 F    vii. Norma Ethel Brookman was born about 1915 in Field, Jefferson, IL.

Norma married Paul Scott.

+ 112 M    viii. John Everett Brookman was born on Jul 23, 1916 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on May 25, 1997, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   113 M    ix. Irvin Christopher Brookman was born on Sep 7, 1918 in Field, Jefferson, IL and died on Apr 15, 1998.

Irvin married Living

+ 114 F    x. Living

   115 M    xi. Living

48. John William Shelton (George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 8, 1886, died on Apr 10, 1964, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

John married Lora Mae Scott, daughter of Tecumseh Sherman Scott and Leona B Howell, about 1908. Lora was born on Apr 30, 1892 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 22, 1977, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 116 M    i. Glen Howell Shelton was born on Apr 16, 1910, died on Apr 14, 1987, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   117 M    ii. Noble W Shelton was born on Nov 25, 1911 and died on Mar 19, 1992.

Noble married Margaret E Clifton, daughter of George W Clifton and Alma Laird. Margaret was born on Sep 22, 1913 and died on Mar 5, 2004.

   118 F    iii. Living

Living married Paul Owens.

49. Charles Everett Shelton (George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 7, 1888, died on Dec 29, 1971, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

General Notes: From 'Jefferson County Facts and Folks'

GEORGE W. SHELTON
George W. Shelton, born January 26, 1856 in Crawford County: He married Kiziah Williams, born September 19. 1858 in Jefferson County. Seven children were born to them: Everett; John W.; Millie; Jane; Tennie; and two other girls who died when young. George died in 1934 and Kiziah in 1942.

Everett, born July 7, 1888, helped his Dad on the farm near Marlow. On July 1, 1906 he married Iva Scott, daughter of Leona (Howell) and Sherman Scott. Seven children were born to them: Hall; Hazel; Gladys; Vera; Raymond; Myrtle Mae, and Wanda Lee.

Everett was a farmer and road worker. He worked in Mt. Vernon Township as a dragman from 1928 to 1936 when they used horses to pull the drag. After he sold his horses he ran a grader for the township.

The family lived several places in Jefferson County before they bought a 20-acre farm near Camp Ground in 1918 where they lived for 50 years. One room of the house was made of logs and two small rooms had been built onto the logs. They added another room later. Hall, the oldest son, bought 2 acres of the 20 when he married in 1927 and built a house on it, and Harold Standerfer bought 15 acres in 1962.

In 1968 Everett, Iva. and Hazel moved to Mt. Vernon on Bell Street where they lived until Iva died on September 17, 1971, at age 81. Everett died three months later, December 29, at 83, and Hazel died April 21, 1973 at age 63.

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-Vera Scott


Charles married Iva Myrtle Scott, daughter of Tecumseh Sherman Scott and Leona B Howell, about 1906. Iva was born on Mar 15, 1890 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Sep 17, 1971 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 119 M    i. Charles Hall Shelton was born on Jun 1, 1908, died on Sep 1, 1988, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   120 F    ii. Hazel Rose Shelton was born on Aug 1, 1910, died on Apr 2, 1973, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

+ 121 F    iii. Gladys Shelton was born on Sep 14, 1912, died on Apr 2, 1995, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   122 F    iv. Vera Shelton was born on Feb 10, 1915, died on Aug 11, 2000, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Vera married Robert Kenneth Scott on Dec 22, 1934. Robert was born on Jan 14, 1913, died on Aug 5, 1986, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   123 M    v. Raymond G Shelton was born on Nov 29, 1916 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 1, 1989, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Raymond married Living

   124 F    vi. Living

Living married Robert Lipe.

   125 F    vii. Living

Living married Ronald L Gowler, son of Roy L Gowler and Opal A Highsmith. Ronald was born on Jan 3, 1933, died on Sep 18, 1990, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

51. Nancy Idella Shelton (Fielding David Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in 1884, died in 1974, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Nancy married Frank Chambliss, son of Joseph James Chambliss Jr and Matilda Jane Mitchell, in 1902 in Jefferson, IL. Frank was born on Aug 8, 1882 in Jefferson, IL, died on Jan 19, 1939, and was buried in Harmony Cemetery, Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   126 F    i. Thelma Ruth Chambliss was born on May 17, 1905 and died on Jun 14, 1968 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Thelma married Clarence Knight in 1931 in Benton, Franklin, IL.

   127 F    ii. Retha Chambliss was born about 1915 in Farrington, Jefferson, IL.

   128 F    iii. Living

55. Raymond David 'Jack' Shelton (Fielding David Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 12, 1908 in Farrington, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 23, 1977, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Raymond married Beulah Evelyn Smith on Mar 14, 1927. Beulah was born on Apr 20, 1910, died on Jun 27, 1978, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   129 M    i. David Franklin Shelton was born on Jul 2, 1927 in Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 27, 2007, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

David married Living

   130 M    ii. James Diamond Shelton was born on Mar 27, 1930 and died on Mar 7, 1986.

James married Delsie Mulvaney. Delsie was born on Mar 1, 1931 and died on Oct 28, 1998.

   131 M    iii. Edward Lee Shelton was born in 1937, died on Jul 2, 2003, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   132 M    iv. John Lloyd Shelton was born on Feb 16, 1951 and died on Mar 16, 1954.

57. Floyd Dawson Shelton (Fielding David Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Dec 8, 1914, died on May 31, 1984, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Floyd married Mary Katherine Baker, daughter of James Chester Baker and Addie F Hixon. Mary was born on Jun 25, 1921 in Illinois, died on Dec 26, 1962, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   133 F    i. Velma Jean Shelton was born on Oct 7, 1940 in Jefferson, IL and died on Dec 19, 2007 in Lakeland, FL.

Velma married Living

   134 M    ii. Chester Dale Shelton was born on Oct 27, 1950, died on Dec 26, 1962, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   135 F    iii. Kathryn Elaine Shelton was born in 1951, died in 1962, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   136 F    iv. Joyce Marie Shelton was born on Jan 9, 1954, died on Dec 26, 1962, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Floyd next married Living

Floyd next married Bernice Dycus. Bernice was born on Feb 12, 1919 and died on Feb 3, 1984.

62. Amanda Elizabeth Shelton (William Wyatt3, Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on Jan 10, 1887, died on May 25, 1955, and was buried in Bethel Memorial Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

Amanda married Crate Gowler, son of Robert Carter Gowler and Hulda Garrison, about 1920 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Crate was born on Jun 16, 1878 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 13, 1956, and was buried in Bethel Memorial Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   137 M    i. Living

Living married Living

64. Phoebe Agnes Shelton (William Wyatt3, Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on Mar 18, 1896 in Illinois, died on Sep 8, 1963 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Black Oak Ridge Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Phoebe married Raymond Joe Scott, son of Tecumseh Sherman Scott and Leona B Howell, in 1912. Raymond was born in Oct 1894 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1961 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Black Oak Ridge Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   138 F    i. Living

+ 139 M    ii. Charles Lewis Scott was born on Jan 27, 1920 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Oct 5, 1988 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

66. Ralph C Shelton (Elias C3, Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born in Aug 1886 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died in 1916, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Ralph married Noma L Kniffen, daughter of Willis Kniffen and Mary J McGeath. Noma was born in 1896 in Illinois, died in 1968, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   140 M    i. Virgil I Shelton was born on Jan 3, 1916, died on Feb 5, 1992, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Virgil married K Marie Harpole, daughter of Alva R Harpole and Keef Matha J. K was born on Dec 10, 1915, died on Jan 15, 1994, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

67. Robert Dale Shelton (Elias C3, Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on Dec 25, 1890 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 13, 1934, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Robert married Minnie Florence Shelton, daughter of George Washington Shelton and Minnie Alice Willmore, in 1915 in Jefferson, IL. Minnie was born on May 22, 1898, died on May 20, 1987, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   141 F    i. Edith M Shelton was born on Sep 1, 1916 in Illinois, died on Jan 28, 1941, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   142 M    ii. Living

   143 F    iii. Dorothy E Shelton was born on Apr 24, 1919 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died on Mar 25, 1922, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

   144 F    iv. Living

   145 M    v. Luther Dale Shelton was born on Jan 30, 1924 and died on Dec 4, 2003.

   146 F    vi. Living

74. Harvey Clark Shelton (Lewis Clark3, William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on Jan 18, 1903 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Oct 6, 1989, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Harvey married Lena Opal Lane, daughter of Carl 'Carrol' Lane and Nancy Jane Davis, on Feb 1, 1923 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Lena was born on Jun 28, 1903 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 28, 1996, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 147 F    i. Living

   148 F    ii. Eva Lena Shelton was born on Aug 1, 1930 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died on Jan 19, 2008.

Eva married Marvin Lee Wilson, son of Horacia S Wilson and Blanche Ellen Parkhill, on Oct 27, 1949. Marvin was born on Jul 2, 1926 in Four Mile, Wayne, IL and died on Dec 16, 2003.

75. Ruby Idella Shelton (Lewis Clark3, William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on Apr 9, 1904 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 28, 1941, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Ruby married Samuel Virgil Lane, son of Carl 'Carrol' Lane and Nancy Jane Davis, about 1920 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Samuel was born on Jun 6, 1898 in Four Mile, Wayne, IL, died on May 5, 1969, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 149 M    i. Living

   150 M    ii. Living

   151 M    iii. Living

+ 152 M    iv. Harvey Louis Lane was born on Dec 7, 1930 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died on Jun 17, 2006 in Opdyke, Pendleton, Jefferson, IL.

   153 F    v. Living

80. Harry V Shelton (Rufus Harvey3, William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 23, 1911 and died on Jul 24, 1984.

Harry married Verna Dobbs.

The child from this marriage was:

   154 M    i. Harry E Shelton was born on Jun 14, 1929 and died on Jun 24, 1976.

Harry married Living

Harry next married Living

81. Rufus Hershel Shelton (Rufus Harvey3, William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on May 29, 1918 in Illinois, died on Dec 11, 1940 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in East Salem Cemetery, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL. The cause of his death was Car Wreck.

Rufus married Living

Children from this marriage were:

   155 M    i. Living

   156 F    ii. Living

84. Artie Oscar 'Sherd' Clemins (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 12, 1888 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Dec 17, 1958, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL. The cause of his death was Railroad crossing accident.

General Notes:

Mount Vernon Register News - December 19, 1958

"Sherd" Clemins Rites Saturday; Accident Victim

Funeral services for Artie Oscar "Sherd" Clemins, who was killed when a train hit his car at Bluford yesterday, will be held Saturday at the East Hickory Hill Baptist Church

The Rev Kenneth Holland and the Rev Maurice Paxton will officiate and burial will follow in East Hickory Hill Cemetery.

Friends may call at Myers Chapel at any time until noon Saturday, when the body will be taken to the church to lie in state until the funeral hour.

Mr Clemins, a retired farmer who resided on Route 2, Bluford, was 70 years, five months and six days of age.

He was born July 12, 1888 in Jefferson county, the son of John W. and Alice (Shelton) Clemins. He was a lifetime resident of this county.

He was married to Beu1ah Bruce who survives. They observed their Golden Wedding anniversary only a few weeks ago.

Mr Clemins was a member of the East Hickory Hill church.

Besides his wife he is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Louise Ford of Detroit. Mich., Mrs. Marcella Allen of Carlyle, Mrs. Bernadine.Rainwater of Springfield and Mrs. Ruby P Smith of Bluford; three sons, Alfred R. of Mt. Vernon; Archie C. of Urbana and Charles F. of Quincy; a brother, Fred of Chicago; four sisters, Mrs. Hattie Weems of Xenia, Mrs Verne Gowler of Opdyke, and Mrs.Effie Miller and Mrs Eva Cornwell of Bluford; 15 grandchildren.and six great grandchildren.

Artie married Beulah A Bruce, daughter of Charles Hardy Bruce and Jennie May King, in 1908 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Beulah was born in 1891 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1985, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   157 F    i. Louise Clemins was born about 1911 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Louise married Ed Ford.

   158 M    ii. Alfred Richard Clemins was born on Apr 17, 1912 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on May 25, 1985, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Alfred married Cloia Lurena Brookman, daughter of Neoneriah Omanual Brookman and Millie Ann Shelton, on Sep 9, 1936. Cloia was born on Jul 12, 1912, died on Sep 19, 1969, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Alfred next married Living

   159 F    iii. Clarice Marcella Clemins was born about 1915 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Clarice married Clinton Allen.

   160 F    iv. Living

Living married Jack Smith, son of Allen R Smith and Bessie. Jack was born about 1910 in Illinois.

   161 M    v. Archie Cornell Clemins was born on Mar 13, 1919, died on Mar 24, 1994, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Archie married Living

   162 F    vi. Bernadine Clemins was born about 1925 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died before 1985.

Bernadine married Living

   163 M    vii. Living

85. Hattie A Clemins (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in Jul 1890 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Hattie married Hiram Alston Weems, son of William Jesse Weems and Amanda J Meador, in 1912 in Jefferson County, IL. Hiram was born on Mar 25, 1886.

Children from this marriage were:

   164 F    i. Opal Weems was born about 1916 in Illinois.

   165 M    ii. Living

   166 F    iii. Living

   167 F    iv. Living

   168 M    v. Living

   169 F    vi. Living

86. Charles Fred Clemens (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 6, 1893 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on May 4, 1974, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

Charles married Edith Marlow, daughter of Logan A Marlow and Minnie C Edmison, in 1913 in Jefferson County, IL. Edith was born on Sep 21, 1896 in Jefferson County, IL, died on Oct 31, 1943 in Kankakee, IL, and was buried in Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Kankakee, Kankakee, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   170 M    i. Raymond Clemens was born about 1914 in Illinois.

   171 F    ii. Pauline Margie Clemins was born about 1915 in Illinois.

   172 M    iii. Roy H Clemins was born on Aug 11, 1917 in Jefferson, IL, died on Sep 1, 1979, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Roy married Gwendolyn J. Gwendolyn was born in 1915, died in 2001, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

   173 F    iv. Edith Clemens was born about 1922 in Illinois.

   174 F    v. Violet Clemens was born about 1925 in Illinois.

Charles next married Jean after 1943. Jean was born on Dec 1, 1906, died on Jan 18, 1993, and was buried in Old Orchard Cemetery, Dodds, Jefferson, IL.

87. Effie J Clemins (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 11, 1899 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Jun 21, 1979 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Effie married Clyde Miller, son of Benjamin Franklin Miller and Emma Etta Pepple. Clyde was born on Sep 23, 1896 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 14, 1966 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   175 F    i. Living

Living married Living

   176 F    ii. Living

   177 F    iii. Living

Living married Living

88. Eva Clemens (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in 1902 in Jefferson County, IL, died in 1969, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Eva married Conard Clark Harlow. Conard was born in 1899, died in 1925, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   178 F    i. Nadine Harlow was born about 1920 in Jefferson County, IL.

Eva next married Elton Maford Cornwell after 1925. Elton was born on Nov 29, 1889 in Illinois, died in 1961, and was buried in East Hickory Hill Cemetery, Webber, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   179 F    i. Living

89. Clara Verne Clemins (Mary Alice Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born about 1904 in Jefferson County, IL, died in 1990, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Clara married Charles Nelson Gowler, son of Prince Albert Gowler and Cora Elizabeth Davis, in 1922 in Jefferson, IL. Charles was born on Sep 6, 1895 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Jul 20, 1982, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   180 F    i. Living

   181 F    ii. Living

92. Walter A Scott (Nancy J Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in Jul 1896 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1922, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Walter married Nora May Atkinson, daughter of Charles F Atkinson and Lillie Bertie Chambliss, in 1917. Nora was born in 1897 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died in 1994, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   182 F    i. Bernice Scott .

   183 M    ii. Harold Scott .

   184 M    iii. Howard A Scott was born on Jun 23, 1921, died on Feb 14, 1998, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Howard married Betty L Sullivan. Betty was born on Jan 19, 1922 in Springfield, Sangamon, IL, died on Jan 27, 2008 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Williams Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   185 M    iv. Elmo W Scott .

93. Inez E Scott (Nancy J Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born in Nov 1898 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

Inez married Leroy G Kirkpatrick, son of Edwin M Kirkpatrick and Ida Good, in 1918 in Jefferson, IL. Leroy was born about 1898 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   186 M    i. Living

97. Alta Scott (Nancy J Shelton3, Martha Ann Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 19, 1912 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died on May 20, 1975 in Decatur, IL.

Alta married Shields.

The child from this marriage was:

   187 F    i. Living

Living married George Ward.

Alta next married Oscar Orley Irwin, son of Oscar Edwin Irwin and Emma Rachel Brim. Oscar was born on May 24, 1909 and died on May 26, 1982.

Children from this marriage were:

   188 M    i. Living

   189 M    ii. Living

   190 F    iii. Living

Living married Donald Braddy, son of Harvey Braddy and Alta Loyd. Donald was born about 1930 in Webber, Jefferson, IL.

   191 F    iv. Living

Living married Living

   192 F    v. Living

Living married Living

100. Minnie Florence Shelton (George Washington Shelton3, Henrietta Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on May 22, 1898, died on May 20, 1987, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

Minnie married Robert Dale Shelton, son of Elias C Shelton and Phoebe Emeline Carter, in 1915 in Jefferson, IL. Robert was born on Dec 25, 1890 in Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 13, 1934, and was buried in Kirk Cemetery, Spring Garden, Jefferson, IL.

(Duplicate Line. See Person 67)

Fifth Generation (Great Great-Grandchildren)


106. Sarah Florence Brookman (Millie Ann Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Apr 6, 1902 in Field, Jefferson, IL and died on Feb 24, 1930 in Field, Jefferson, IL.

Sarah married Benjamin Hershel Tate Sr, son of Amos B Tate and Harriet L Mooney, before 1924 in Field, Jefferson, IL. Benjamin was born on Oct 2, 1901 in Farrington, Jefferson, IL and died on Apr 24, 1967.

Children from this marriage were:

   193 M    i. Living

   194 F    ii. Living

   195 F    iii. Living

107. Leslie Omanual Brookman (Millie Ann Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Nov 12, 1903 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on Mar 14, 1979, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Leslie married Ethel Irene Duncan, daughter of James Sylvester Duncan and Minnie Darnell, on Dec 22, 1923. Ethel was born on Mar 18, 1905, died on May 19, 1957, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   196 M    i. Oakley E Brookman was born on May 27, 1930 and died on Feb 26, 1988.

Oakley married Irene Ray, daughter of Holla Ray and Lula Lonnon. Irene was born on Jul 17, 1925 and died on Mar 6, 2003.

   197 M    ii. Living

Living married Living

   198 F    iii. Living

Living married Living

   199 M    iv. Living

   200 M    v. Living

Leslie next married Living

112. John Everett Brookman (Millie Ann Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jul 23, 1916 in Field, Jefferson, IL, died on May 25, 1997, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

John married Anna Imogene Tyler, daughter of Harvey M Tyler and Mary R Gaines. Anna was born on May 13, 1919 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Nov 19, 1990 in Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   201 F    i. Shirley Mae Brookman was born on Aug 1, 1937 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Apr 10, 1939, and was buried in Atkinson Cemetery, Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL.

   202 M    ii. Living

   203 M    iii. Living

   204 F    iv. Living

John next married Freda Thomason Burgess.

114. Living (Millie Ann Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1)

Living married Satterwhite. Satterwhite died in 1954.

Children from this marriage were:

   205 F    i. Living

Living married Living

   206 F    ii. Living

Living married Living

   207 M    iii. Living

Living married Living

116. Glen Howell Shelton (John William Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Apr 16, 1910, died on Apr 14, 1987, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Glen married Mildred Verna Moore, daughter of Edward Moore and Lucy Jenkins, on Jul 7, 1928 in Webber, Jefferson, IL. Mildred was born on Nov 11, 1911 in Illinois, died on Feb 24, 2000, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   208 M    i. William Edward Shelton died on Sep 19, 2000.

   209 M    ii. John Robert Shelton was born on Jul 25, 1931 and died on Oct 22, 2005.

   210 M    iii. Living

119. Charles Hall Shelton (Charles Everett Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Jun 1, 1908, died on Sep 1, 1988, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Charles married Vivian Edna Moore, daughter of Edward Moore and Lucy Jenkins, on Aug 6, 1927. Vivian was born on Jan 4, 1908 in Illinois, died on Jun 12, 1976, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   211 M    i. Charles E Shelton was born on Apr 1, 1928 in Mt Vernon, Jefferson, IL and died on Jun 6, 1998.

Charles married Living

   212 M    ii. Clyde D Shelton was born on Dec 6, 1930 and died on Apr 28, 2003.

Clyde married Living

Charles next married Living

121. Gladys Shelton (Charles Everett Shelton4, George William Shelton3, Seralda Jane Shelton2, William Jasper1) was born on Sep 14, 1912, died on Apr 2, 1995, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Gladys married Edwin Dale Estes on Dec 24, 1930. Edwin was born on Dec 18, 1912, died on Jun 23, 1953, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   213 M    i. Calvin Estes was born on May 31, 1936, died on Dec 30, 1962, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

139. Charles Lewis Scott (Phoebe Agnes Shelton4, William Wyatt3, Fielding David2, William Jasper1) was born on Jan 27, 1920 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, died on Oct 5, 1988 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Charles married Beulah Biggerstaff, daughter of Walter C Biggerstaff and Julia Mondy, on Jul 2, 1939 in Cape Girardeau, MO. Beulah was born on Feb 26, 1921 in Jefferson, IL, died on Oct 27, 2006 in Webber, Jefferson, IL, and was buried in Memorial Gardens, Shiloh, Jefferson, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

   214 F    i. Living

Living married Living

   215 F    ii. Living

147. Living (Harvey Clark4, Lewis Clark3, William Perry2, William Jasper1)

Living married Warren Taylor.

Children from this marriage were:

   216 F    i. Living

   217 F    ii. Living

   218 M    iii. Living

149. Living (Ruby Idella Shelton4, Lewis Clark3, William Perry2, William Jasper1)

Living married.

His children were:

   219 M    i. Living

   220 F    ii. Living

152. Harvey Louis Lane (Ruby Idella Shelton4, Lewis Clark3, William Perry2, William Jasper1) was born on Dec 7, 1930 in Webber, Jefferson, IL and died on Jun 17, 2006 in Opdyke, Pendleton, Jefferson, IL.

Harvey married Betty Lou Buchanan. Betty was born on May 23, 1932 in Keenes, Wayne, IL and died on Feb 10, 2001 in Opdyke, Pendleton, Jefferson, IL.

The child from this marriage was:

   221 M    i. Living

Living married Living