Artemus P. Shaver

M, #6589, b. circa 1867
     Artemus P. Shaver was born circa 1867 in AL.1,2

Artemus P. Shaver married Florence Youngblood on 2 Oct 1909 in Detroit, Pike Co., MI, while their residences were in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.3 Artemus P. Shaver was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL with others in the household: Florence Youngblood and George Wallace Shaver.4

Child of Artemus P. Shaver and Florence Youngblood

Citations

  1. [S1832] "Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922," Index, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 16 Feb 2016), Citing "Illinois, Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878–1922." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009. Illinois. Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878–1922; "Illinois. Cook County Birth Registers, 1871–1915." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah. Illinois. Cook County Birth Registers, 1871–1915. Illinois Department of Public Health. Division of Vital Records, Springfield, Certificate No. 15576.
  2. [S1833] "Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940," Index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : accessed 16 Feb 2016), Citing Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, Certificates, Cook County Courthouse, Chicago, Certificate No. 15576.
  3. [S1834] "Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952," Index, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 16 Feb 2016), Citing Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867–1952. Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, p. 278.
  4. [S681] US1920.

Russell L. Brophy

M, #6590, b. circa 1903
     Russell L. Brophy was born circa 1903 in CA.1

Russell L. Brophy married Patrician Ragen.1 Russell L. Brophy was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., CA with others in the household: Patrician Ragen.1

Citations

  1. [S1399] US1940.

Elbert Bond

M, #6591, b. 9 Nov 1833, d. 1 Jul 1883
     Elbert Bond was born on 9 Nov 1833 in SC.1,2

Elbert Bond began military service on 5 Mar 1862 in FL in the CSA in Co. D (Captain Scott's Company), 2nd Florida Cavalry (2nd Cavalry Regiment was organized with 1,190 men during the late spring of 1862. Its members were from Melton and Tallahassee, and the counties of St. John, Marion, Gadsden, and Madison.)3 His military service ended in Apr 1865.3

Elbert Bond married Martha L. Shelfer, daughter of Nathan Henry Shelfer and Nancy Womack, on 21 Jun 1866 in Gadsden Co., FL.4 Elbert Bond was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Martha L. Shelfer (his wife.)2 Elbert Bond was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Martha L. Shelfer.5

Elbert Bond died on 1 Jul 1883 at age 49.1 He was buried in Barber Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL.1

Citations

  1. [S863] Cemetery Marker in Barber Cemetery, Concord, Gadsden Co., FL (Hwy. 157, Concord-Bainbridge Road (east side), about 2 miles north of the crossroads of Fairbanks Ferry Road and Concord-Bainbridge Road, about 1.5 miles south of the George-Florida state line); read by Barbara Boynton, 17 Jun 2004.
  2. [S497] US1870.
  3. [S1836] "Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian, civil and Spanish-American wars", Florida. Board of State Institutions; Robertson, Fred L., Compiler; Internet Archive; archive.org, p. 267. Hereinafter cited as "Soldiers of FL-Seminole and Spanish-American wars."
  4. [S1034] Family Search, Florida Marriages 1837-1974 (Original data: Church records and civil registration were official sources).
  5. [S496] US1880.

Linton G. Adams

M, #6592
     Linton G. Adams married Ethel P. Shelfer, daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 2 Feb 1914 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), no image.
  2. [S1034] Family Search, Florida Marriages 1837-1974 (Original data: Church records and civil registration were official sources).

Ruth E. Wells

F, #6593, b. 16 Oct 1877, d. 22 Jun 1947
     Ruth E. Wells was born on 16 Oct 1877 in MO.1

Ruth E. Wells married Jesse W. Shelfer, son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 23 Dec 1901 in Taylor Co., FL.2,3 Ruth E. Wells was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Jesse W. Shelfer.3 Ruth E. Wells was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Jesse W. Shelfer.4 Ruth E. Wells was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co., FL.5 She was enumerated in the census of 1940 in Hillsborough Co., FL in the household of unresearched people (her son-in-law.)6

Ruth E. Wells died on 22 Jun 1947 at age 69.1 She was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1

Citations

  1. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.).
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), p. 438.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S679] US1930.
  6. [S1399] US1940.

Joseph Riley Salter

M, #6594, b. 9 Nov 1860, d. 1 May 1931
     Joseph Riley Salter was born on 9 Nov 1860 in GA.1,2

Joseph Riley Salter married Annie L. Shelfer, daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 14 Sep 1892 in Gadsden Co., FL.3 Joseph Riley Salter was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA with others in the household: Annie L. Shelfer and Arthur J. Shelfer (his wife and brother-in-law.)2 Joseph Riley Salter was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA with others in the household: Annie L. Shelfer.4 Joseph Riley Salter was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Waycross, Ware Co., GA with others in the household: Annie L. Shelfer.5

Joseph Riley Salter died on 1 May 1931 at age 70.1 He was buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA.1

Citations

  1. [S1120] Cemetery Marker in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA (E Jackson St (US319) at Glenwood Dr (30.84250 -83.96830)).
  2. [S555] US1900.
  3. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), image 1253.
  4. [S663] US1910.
  5. [S681] US1920.

John J. Slappey

M, #6595, b. Sep 1871
     John J. Slappey was born in Sep 1871 in GA.1

John J. Slappey married Lulu Shelfer, daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 27 Jan 1897 in Gadsden Co., FL.2 John J. Slappey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Lulu Shelfer.1

Citations

  1. [S555] US1900.
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), image 1195.

Augustus A. Hall

M, #6596, b. circa 1876
     Augustus A. Hall was born circa 1876 in GA.1

Augustus A. Hall married Mamie E. Shelfer, daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 18 Aug 1907 in Gadsden Co., FL.2 Augustus A. Hall was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA with others in the household: Mamie E. Shelfer.1 Augustus A. Hall was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Moultrie, Colquitt Co., GA with others in the household: Mamie E. Shelfer.3 Augustus A. Hall was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Mamie E. Shelfer.4

Citations

  1. [S663] US1910.
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), 1-134, image 1059.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S679] US1930.

Hadley H. Smith

M, #6597, b. 9 Feb 1879, d. 1 Aug 1958
     Hadley H. Smith was born on 9 Feb 1879 in FL.1

Hadley H. Smith married Margaret J. Shelfer, daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer, on 27 Mar 1902 in Gadsden Co., FL.2 Hadley H. Smith was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Margaret J. Shelfer.3

Hadley's second marriage was to Margaret Jane Alford on 23 Apr 1914 in Gadsden Co., FL.2

The third and final draft registration for World War I included men born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900 plus men born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. Hadley H. Smith filled out a draft card on 12 Sep 1918 in Gadsden Co., FL. He was tall, of medium build, with light brown eyes and dk brown hair. He was a farmer, living in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL. Margaret Jane Smith was listed as his nearest relative.4 Hadley H. Smith was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL with others in the household: Margaret Jane Alford.5 Hadley H. Smith was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Miami, Dade Co., FL with others in the household: Margaret Jane Alford.6

Hadley H. Smith and Margaret Jane were living in Miami, Dade Co., FL, between 1930 and 1933.7

Hadley H. Smith died on 1 Aug 1958 at age 79.1 He was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1

Citations

  1. [S813] Cemetery Marker in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL (Take US 27 in Havana, FL., go east on SR12 for 1 mile. Cemetery is on your right. Follow sign through Big Oak Ln.).
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), no image.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial No. 1841, Order No. 1874. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  5. [S681] US1920.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1633] Miami City Directory (Miami & Jacksonville, Fla.: R. L. Polk & Co.),
    1930, p. 719 Smith Hadley H (Margt J) prod 1164 SW 17th av h444½ SW 7th st
    1933, p. 634 Smith Hadley H (Margt J) fruits 3519 NW 17th av h1542 NW 35th st. Hereinafter cited as Miami City Directory.

Margaret Jane Alford

F, #6598, b. circa 1882
     Margaret Jane Alford was born circa 1882 in NC.1

Margaret Jane Alford married Hadley H. Smith on 23 Apr 1914 in Gadsden Co., FL.2

Margaret Jane Smith was listed as the nearest relative of Hadley H. Smith on his WWI draft card, 12 Sep 1918.3 Margaret Jane Alford was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Quincy, Gadsden Co., FL in the household of Hadley H. Smith.1 Margaret Jane Alford was enumerated in the census of 1930 in Miami, Dade Co., FL in the household of Hadley H. Smith.4

Margaret Jane Alford and Hadley H. were living in Miami, Dade Co., FL, between 1930 and 1933.5

Citations

  1. [S681] US1920.
  2. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), no image.
  3. [S365] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"; National Archives - Northeast Region; New York, NY, Serial No. 1841, Order No. 1874. Hereinafter cited as "WWI Draft Registration Cards."
  4. [S679] US1930.
  5. [S1633] Miami City Directory (Miami & Jacksonville, Fla.: R. L. Polk & Co.),
    1930, p. 719 Smith Hadley H (Margt J) prod 1164 SW 17th av h444½ SW 7th st
    1933, p. 634 Smith Hadley H (Margt J) fruits 3519 NW 17th av h1542 NW 35th st. Hereinafter cited as Miami City Directory.