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Descendants of Samuel SHROPSHIRE

Generation No. 6


12. James6 SHROPSHIRE (Walter5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) died 1816. He married Elizabeth WFT Est. 1770-1809.
     
Children of James SHROPSHIRE and Elizabeth are:
  i.   JAMES7 SHROPSHIRE, JR., d. 1822.
29. ii.   JOHN SHROPSHIRE, d. 1825.


13. Thomas6 SHROPSHIRE (Walter5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born 1755 in <, Orange, Virginia>, and died 1820 in East Baton Rouge, , Louisiana. He married Mary. She was born Abt. 1776 in <, Wilkinson, Mississippi>.

More About Thomas SHROPSHIRE:
Ancestral File Number: 1ZXW-Z38

More About Mary:
Ancestral File Number: 1ZXW-Z73
     
Child of Thomas SHROPSHIRE and Mary is:
30. i.   GEORGE7 SHROPSHIRE, b. 1798, , Wilkinson, Mississippi; d. November 15, 1864, Rosa, St. Landry, Louisiana.


14. Abner6 SHROPSHIRE (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born May 3, 1761 in Orange Co., Virginia, and died December 3, 1841 in Bourbon County, Kentucky. He married Susannah FOSTER October 12, 1791 in , , Virginia, daughter of Jeremiah FOSTER and Hester HUBBELL. She was born June 27, 1774 in Loudoun Co., Virginia, and died February 2, 1850 in Clark Co., Kentucky.

Notes for Abner SHROPSHIRE:
From -- THE SHROPSHIRES AND ALLIED FAMILIES by Lennoe S. Drew; Page 15

"Abner Shropshire volunteered in the Culpepper Militia in Jan., 1779, as a private under Capt. James Hawkins and Major Barbour. He served for 4 months. Later he served at the same place for 3 monts under Capt. Thomas Porter. In 1781 he served two tours of three months each under Capt. George Waugh and Col. Thomas Matthews, marching to various places in Virginia.

The papers in claim W. File No. 8724, Rev. War, show that Abner Shropshire was allowed a pension of $90.00 semi-annually on his application executed June 11, 1833, at which time he was a resident of Bourbon County, Kentucky. His widow was allowed a pension of half the amount on her application executed May 26, 1843."
     
Children of Abner SHROPSHIRE and Susannah FOSTER are:
  i.   CHARLES7 SHROPSHIRE, b. December 8, 1792, , Borboun, Kentucky; d. January 12, 1792/93.
31. ii.   JEREMIAH SHROPSHIRE, b. September 8, 1794, Bourbon Co., KY; d. January 8, 1864, Palmyra, MO.
  iii.   JOHN SHROPSHIRE, b. May 7, 1796; d. June 6, 1796.
  iv.   HUBBELL SHROPSHIRE, b. August 24, 1797; d. January 1, 1866; m. (1) MARY HARCOURT HAWKINS, WFT Est. 1814-1846; b. WFT Est. 1793-1812; d. WFT Est. 1814-1887; m. (2) SARAH CHINN HAWKINS, WFT Est. 1814-1846; b. WFT Est. 1793-1812; d. WFT Est. 1814-1887.
32. v.   NANCY SHROPSHIRE, b. January 6, 1799/00, Bourbon County, Kentucky; d. September 28, 1882, Monroe County, Missouri.
33. vi.   WALTER SHROPSHIRE, b. November 11, 1801, Bourbon Co., KY; d. October 23, 1867.
  vii.   ASA SHROPSHIRE, b. November 16, 1803; d. January 4, 1890; m. SUSAN ALLEN, WFT Est. 1820-1853; b. WFT Est. 1799-1819; d. WFT Est. 1820-1893.
  viii.   LUCINDIANA SHROPSHIRE, b. March 11, 1806, , Borboun, Kentucky; d. September 10, 1812.
34. ix.   JAMES HARVEY SHROPSHIRE, b. August 25, 1808, , Borboun, Kentucky; d. March 13, 1891.
  x.   BENJAMIN SHROPSHIRE, b. August 11, 1811, , Borboun, Kentucky.
35. xi.   OLIVER HAZZARD PERRY SHROPSHIRE, b. October 13, 1813, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. March 9, 1899.
36. xii.   SUSAN ELIZABETH SHROPSHIRE, b. October 21, 1816, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. March 25, 1912.


15. Benjamin6 SHROPSHIRE (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born May 18, 1763 in Orange County, Virginia, and died 1815 in Clark Co., Kentucky. He married Elizabeth HOYLE March 17, 1784/85 in Virginia, daughter of Samuel HOYLE. She was born July 3, 1767 in King George Co., Virginia, and died 1849 in Clark Co., Kentucky.
     
Child of Benjamin SHROPSHIRE and Elizabeth HOYLE is:
37. i.   JOHN ELLIOT7 SHROPSHIRE, b. March 19, 1794/95, Valley Forge, Bourbon Co., Ky; d. July 1833, Valley Forge, Bourbon Co., KY.


16. James6 Shropshire (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born 1764 in Orange Co., VA, and died October 1826 in Harrison Co., KY. He married Mildred Malinda Dickerson in Palmyra, Missouri. She died 1833 in Marion Co., MO.

Notes for James Shropshire:
Will probated Harrison Co., Ky in October, 1826     
     
Children of James Shropshire and Mildred Dickerson are:
38. i.   POLLY7 SHROPSHIRE, b. Abt. 1798.
  ii.   NANCY SHROPSHIRE, b. Abt. 1799.
39. iii.   ELIZABETH SHROPSHIRE, b. 1800, Harrison Co., KY; d. 1885, Marion Co., MO.
40. iv.   JAMES P. SHROPSHIRE, b. December 23, 1801, Harrison Co., KY; d. December 25, 1887, Marion Co., MO.
41. v.   JULIA ANN SHROPSHIRE, b. September 21, 1804, Harrison Co., KY; d. August 10, 1823.
42. vi.   MALINDA SHROPSHIRE, b. August 6, 1807, Harrison Co., KY; d. June 28, 1833.
43. vii.   LUCINDA SHROPSHIRE, b. April 1810, Harrison Co., KY; d. August 1888, Marion Co., MO.
  viii.   HULDA SHROPSHIRE, b. Abt. 1811; m. JOHN STAFFORD, March 15, 1832, Marion Co., MO.
44. ix.   JOHN ELLIOTT SHROPSHIRE, b. 1814; d. 1882.
45. x.   CATHERINE SHROPSHIRE, b. June 1, 1816, Harrison Co., KY.


17. Elizabeth6 Shropshire (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born 1768 in Orange Co., Virginia, and died 1836 in Marion Co., Missouri. She married Hawkins SMITH August 4, 1789 in , Bourbon, Kentucky, son of Charles SMITH and Patsey JONES. He was born 1769 in Culpepper, Virginia, and died in Marion Co., Missouri.
     
Children of Elizabeth Shropshire and Hawkins SMITH are:
  i.   CHARLES7 SMITH, b. 1794, , , Kentucky.
  ii.   WILLIAM H. SMITH, b. 1801, , , Kentucky; d. 1892, , , Washington, Missouri.
  More About WILLIAM H. SMITH:
Burial: High Point Cem, , Washington, Missouri

  iii.   JOHN SMITH, b. July 14, 1802, Davie Co., N.c.; d. March 13, 1849, Moerlbach, Mittelfranken, Bavaria, Germany.
  iv.   SAMUEL (JOHN) SMITH, b. 1809, , , Kentucky; d. 1870, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri.
  v.   HAWKINS D. SMITH, b. 1816, , , Kentucky.


18. Joseph6 SHROPSHIRE (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born 1770 in Orange County, Virginia, and died April 18, 1845 in Bourbon Co., Kentucky. He married Susan Dandridge Neal August 28, 1797 in Virginia, daughter of Benjamin NEAL and Elizabeth YOUNG. She was born 1772 in Bourbon Co., Kentucky, and died April 12, 1836 in Bourbon Co., Kentucky.
     
Children of Joseph SHROPSHIRE and Susan Neal are:
46. i.   EDWARD7 SHROPSHIRE, b. 1795, , Bourbon, Kentucky.
  ii.   ELIZABETH SHROPSHIRE, b. December 4, 1799, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. 1878.
  iii.   MARY SHROPSHIRE, b. January 10, 1802, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. 1872.
47. iv.   JACOB CREATH SHROPSHIRE, b. March 28, 1808, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. August 2, 1888, Bourbon Co., Kentucky.
  v.   SALLIE SHROPSHIRE, b. 1809.
  vi.   SARAH SHROPSHIRE, b. 1809, <, Bourbon, Kentucky>; d. 1882.
48. vii.   JOSEPH SHROPSHIRE, JR., b. March 4, 1811, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. January 11, 1891.
  viii.   JAMES THOMAS SHROPSHIRE, b. September 17, 1815, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. 1860.
  ix.   NANCY SHROPSHIRE, b. Abt. 1817, Bourbon, Kentucky.
  x.   REBECCA SUSAN SHROPSHIRE, b. 1817, Bourbon, Kentucky; d. 1862.
49. xi.   BENJAMIN NEAL SHROPSHIRE, b. November 7, 1798, Bourbon Co., Kentucky; d. November 18, 1878, Bourbon Co., KY.


19. William6 SHROPSHIRE (St. John5, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born June 8, 1775 in Orange Co., Virginia, and died August 5, 1824 in Harrison County, Kentucky. He married Elizabeth FOSTER November 30, 1797 in , King George, Virginia, daughter of Jeremiah FOSTER and Hester HUBBELL. She was born 1779 in Loudoun Co., Virginia, and died April 3, 1808 in , Harrison, Kentucky.
     
Children of William SHROPSHIRE and Elizabeth FOSTER are:
  i.   MOSES7 SHROPSHIRE, b. October 20, 1800, , Harrison, Kentucky; d. May 1, 1887; m. (1) AGATHA ANN PEMBERTON, January 8, 1824; b. 1805; d. 1841; m. (2) KATHERINE ALLEN, Aft. 1841.
  ii.   JEREMIAH SHROPSHIRE, b. November 16, 1802, , Harrison, Kentucky; d. September 10, 1824.
50. iii.   SQUIRE GRANT SHROPSHIRE, b. May 5, 1805, , Grant, Kentucky; d. August 6, 1873.
  iv.   HESTER HUBBELL SHROPSHIRE, b. 1807, , Grant, Kentucky; d. 1824.


20. Anne6 Porter (Nancy Anne5 SHROPSHIRE, St. John4, St. John3, Oliver2, Samuel1) was born 1776, and died 1821. She married John Smith, son of Charles SMITH and Martha Jones. He was born 1759, and died 1832.
     
Children of Anne Porter and John Smith are:
  i.   NANCY PORTER7 SMITH.
  ii.   ZELINDA ANN SMITH.
  iii.   PEGGY SMITH.
  iv.   ELIZA SMITH.
  v.   MARY SMITH.
  vi.   JOHN NEWTON SMITH.
51. vii.   THOMAS PORTER SMITH, b. 1793; d. 1868.
  viii.   NATHAN SMITH.


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