Submitted by: Sharen Chambers                 Sun. Mar. 8, 1998

Roger Shackleford b 1744 Hanover, VA d. 24 Nov 1825 Logan Co., KY bur Shakertown Cem. md. Nancy Ann Carter


1. Richard b c 1768 Hanover, VA md 4 Jun 1789 Martha (Patsy) Spears

2. William b 13 Nov 1770 Hanover, VA md 14 Mar 1794 Elizabeth (Betsey) Moore

3. Roger b c 1772 md 1 Apr 1796 Elizabeth Stewart

4. John b c 1776

5. Carter b c 1783 md 4 Jan 1802 Susan Briscoe

6. Edward b c 1785 Hanover, VA

7. James b c 1787 Hanover, VA

# 5 Carter md Susan Briscoe d/o James Briscoe 4 Jan 1802 Franklin Co., KY


1. James b c 1806 md 18 Feb 1826 Harriet Martin

2. Thomas Jefferson b 1807 md Mary Rossall 7 Jan 1851

3. Briscoe Bruno md 4 Aug 1840 Hardin Co., KY Celia Bradley

4. Carter b 1811

5. Mary md John Brydon 25 May 1831

#1 James and Harriet Martin (d/o James or Lewis Martin and Frances) issue

1. Susan Mary b abt 1828-31 Bath, KY md 1 Mar 1853 Franklin,KY Henry Richard Carter...Susan died 1 Jan 1900 Switzer, KY

2. Elizabeth b abt 1830 md John Martin abt 1847

3. Anne b 1831

4. James Thomas b 1832 md Amanda ?

5. Robert b 1834 md 22 Sep 1856 Catherine Brock Franklin, KY

6. Luther

7. Richard

8. John Carter b abt 1840 md Annie E. Howe 2 Jan 1866

Submitted by: Sharen Chambers          Wed. Mar. 11, 1998

This was found in the book Echoes of the Past Volumn II, I do not know who sent it in and how accurate it is I have no idea...and where they found their resources is another question.

I. William de Shackelford b; d; m.?; only child of which there is record is a son:

II. John Shackelford b;    d. by 1647.

III. Children of John (#II)

4-1 John Shackleford, bapt. Dec. 23, 1627; d probably before 1647.

4-2 Roger Shackelford, bapt. Apr 23, 1629. (Mentioned in John's will)

4-3 Charles Shackelford, bapt. Jan 25, 1630 (John's will)

4-4 Christopher bapt. Mar. 10, 1632 (John's will)

a. John b 25 Apr 1657

b. Sarah b 5 Nov 1659

4-5 Anne bapt Mar 16, 1634 d. prob bef 1647 will

4-6 Ingram bapt Oct, 1636 (John's will)

4-7 Sarah probably b after 1636, mentioned in will.

#4-2 Roger was one of the persons transported to Virginia by Edward Palmer, who received 400 acres of land for so doing. This Roger is supposed to have fled England to save his head. His is likly the same Roger baptized April 23, 1629. He would have been about 20 in 1649, the date given by Minor Gibson as the date of his entry into the colonies.

Rogers will has not been found but he following list of his sons is probably correct:

5-1 James b ca 1660 m. Elizabeth Robins

5-2 John b ca 1670 m. Miss Livingston

5-3 Benjamin

5-4 Zachariah

5-5 Charles

5-6 Roger

5-7 Francis b 1680 Gloucester, VA d 1722 Carteret, NC md 1700 Va Sarah Lewis

5-8 William

#4-2 Roger b 23 Apr 1629 England d 1724 King & Queen Co., VA m. Mary Palmer b. arrived in VA 6/4/1658 d. King & Queen Co., VA.

#5-1 James md Elizabeth Robins 14 Jul 1687, Christ Church, Middlesex Co., VA. Children:

6-1 James d. young

6-2 James b 1690 md Mary ?

6-3 Mary md Henry Fletcher 7 Apr 1735

6-4 John b 1695 pos md Mary Sanders 11 Oct 1741

6-5 Charles md Eleanor Monney 1 Jul 1743

6-6 Robert

6-7 Roger

6-8 Richard

6-9 Jane md Joseph Boswell 23 Oct 1731

6-10 Diana md William Darnaby 29 Oct 1732

James and Elizabeth lived in Abington and Ware parishes, VA. James sold his wife's property without her knowledge, in Elizabeth City, in the same county Elizabeth City Co., VA (Ref: William W. Hening, Statutes at Large, from the first session of the legislature, year 1619, Vol. IV, pp 461-465.)

#6-4 John was in Orange Co., VA, dealing in land as early as 1750. He purchased two thousand acres of land from Col. James Madison on Oct. 24, 1765. (Ref. Deed Book 14, p. 53, Orange Co., VA) Then he sold part of the land to Henry Shackelford, Oct. 24, 1771. (Ref. Deed Bk. 15, pa 418)

John was in Lincoln Co., KY by 1790.

Children of John and Anne Lyne Shackelford:

7-1 Benjamin

7-2 Richard

7-3 James B.

7-4 Lyne

7-5 John b 1732 md Rebecca Warren

7-6 Mary

7-7 Ann m Joseph Mose

7-8 Zachariah m 1748 Dolly Embree

7-9 Elizabeth

7-10 William

7-11 Sarah

7-12 Samuel

7-13 George

Ref: Shackelford Clan by T.K. Jones. John was a patriot in the American Rev, having furnished Brandy which was used to dull pain when a soldier was wounded, and beef to help feed the army. (Sallie Duvall Brooking Lowery Gibson's Nation DAR number is 453552)

#7-8 Zachariah b 1748, m. Dolly Embree; was granted land in Lincoln Co., KY 1799 and again granted land in Casey Co., KY 1807. He exchanged several hundred acres of land in Orange Co., VA for a like number of acres in Lincoln Co., KY (Deed Bk 19, p 291). He was a Lieutenant in the Army in the American Revolution.

Zachariah b 1745-1748 Orange Co.,VA d 20 Jun 1810 Casey Co., KY...Dolly Embree d/o John Embree b 1748 Orange Co., VA d 1829 Casey Co., KY


8-1 William m Nancy Sheckles

8-2 Richard b 4 May 1770 m. 14 Nov 1788 Tabitha Baldock, Lincoln Co., KY

8-3 Zachariah, Jr. md Frances Ross

8-4 James m 1805 Eliza Brainbridge, Garrard Co., KY

8-5 John m Polly Lawrence

8-6 Frances b 19 Oct 1776 m 14 Dec 1793 Charles W. Sweeney 9 Oct 1776

8-7 Susanna m Joseph Embree, a first cousin

8-8 Sarah m John Killam

Zachariah was appointed Second Lt. in Capt. Robert Thomas' Company of Orange Co., Va Militia and took the appropriate oath at the monthly session of the Orange Co. Court held on Nov. 23, 1780, Zachariah was appointed First Lt in Capt Caleb Landsay's Company of the Orange Co. Militia.

John Embree, whose wife was Fanny Wall, was a Patriot in the American Rev.

#8-3 Zachariah, Jr. b 1791 Orange, VA d aft 1860 Casey, KY md 22 May 180? in Casey, KY to Frances Ross b 1791 Orange, VA d 17 Mar 1877 Casey, KY.


9-1 Sarah Jane md Evan Wright md 31 dec 1844 Fayette, KY Sarah d 17 Oct

1911 and Evan d 23 Aug 1854-both buried in Stamping Ground Baptist Church Cem., KY...Evan was first md to a Susan Gray and they had two children.

Evan and Sarah Jane had 5 known children.

9-2 Mary md Samuel Graves 12 Dec 1839, Fayette, KY

9-3 Daniel md (1) Lucy Cundiff m (2) Adeline Cundill

9-4 Zachariah b 1824 Casey, KY m. Libby Noland, Fayette, KY

9-5 Nancy md Elbert Walker, 4 Dec 1845 Fayette, KY

9-6 Elizabeth m Phillip R. Ellis 8 Sep 1833, Mercer, KY

9-7 Richard b 1810 Mercer, KY d 1884 Mercer, KY md Eliza Dean b 1810 Mercer d 1884 Mercer, KY

9-8 Tabitha m Thomas Champion 9 Feb 1854

9-9 Jack or Andrew Jackson

This book was written and sponsored by The Stamping Ground Woman's Club in Scott County, KY 1980...There is also a Vol. I in which I do not have....

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I have Martins, Shackelfords, Carter, Sebree, Watts info in my family files. My James Shackleford (hoping he was the s/o Carter Shackleford and Susan Briscoe) md. Harriet Martin (d/o James or Lewis) Harriet b. VA possibly Hanover Co. If we connect will share info.

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