Walter L. Darsey

M, #4566, b. 18 Oct 1902, d. Oct 1980
     Walter L. Darsey was born on 18 Oct 1902 in GA.1,2,3 He was the son of Lucius O. Darsey and Florence Margaret Hinson. Walter L. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Lucius O. Darsey. Walter L. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Kingsport, Sullivan Co., TN, in the household of Lucius O. Darsey.4

Walter L. Darsey married Laura Dougherty on 27 Jun 1924 in Hawkins Co., TN.5 Walter L. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Sullivan Co., TN, with others in the household: Laura Dougherty.6 Walter L. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1940 in Sullivan Co., TN, with others in the household: Laura Dougherty.7

Walter L. Darsey died in Oct 1980.2,1 He was buried in Oak Hill Memorial Park, Kingsport, Sullivan Co., TN.2,1

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S2049] Cemetery Marker in Oak Hill Memorial Park, Kingsport, Sullivan Co., TN.
  3. [S663] US1910.
  4. [S681] US1920.
  5. [S2050] "Tennessee, Marriage Records, 1780-2002," Images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 12 Nov 2018), Citing Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002. Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives. Microfilm, p. 428.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S1399] US1940.

Van M. Darsey

M, #4567, b. 25 Apr 1904, d. 15 Jan 1997
     Van M. Darsey was born on 25 Apr 1904 in GA.1,2 He was the son of Lucius O. Darsey and Florence Margaret Hinson. Van M. Darsey was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Whigham, Grady Co., GA, in the household of Lucius O. Darsey. Van M. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Norfolk, Norfolk Co., VA, (at the U. S. Naval Base.)3 He was graduated from Adrian College in Jun 1927 in Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI.4

Van M. Darsey married Lorraine M. Bond on 23 Nov 1929 in Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI.5 Van M. Darsey was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1930 in Seneca, Lenawee Co., MI, with others in the household: Lorraine M. Bond.6

Van M. Darsey and Lorraine M. were living in Detroit, Wayne Co., MI, in 1934, and 1941, where they were listed in the city directories.7

Van M. Darsey died on 15 Jan 1997 at age 92.1 He was buried in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI.8

Citations

  1. [S766] Social Security Death Index (SSDI), (RootsWeb.com: RootsWeb). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  2. [S663] US1910.
  3. [S681] US1920.
  4. [S2046] Kingsport Times, Kingsport, TN, 29 Dec 1926, p. 2. Hereinafter cited as Kingsport Times.
  5. [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.
  6. [S679] US1930.
  7. [S2047] Polk's Detroit City Directory (Detroit, Mich.: R. L. Polk & Co., Publishers),
    1934 Darsey Van M (Lorraine) chemist h18115 Roselawn, p. 531
    1941 Dorsey Van M (Lorraine M) tech dir h18570 Button dr, p. 519
    . Hereinafter cited as Polk's Detroit City Directory.
  8. [S2045] Cemetery Marker in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian, Lenawee Co., MI.

Margaret E. Speer

F, #4569, b. 22 Sep 1843, d. 25 Jul 1898
     Margaret E. Speer was born on 22 Sep 1843 in FL.1 She was the daughter of Hugh Lawson Speer and Martha W. Allen.2

Margaret E. Speer married George Washington Shelfer, son of Nathan Henry Shelfer and Nancy Womack, between 1859 and 1860 'married within the year' according to the census record.3 Margaret E. Speer was enumerated in the census of 1860 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Margaret E. Speer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Margaret E. Speer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Margaret E. Speer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Margaret E. Speer died on 25 Jul 1898 at age 54.1,5 She was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1,5

Children of Margaret E. Speer and George Washington Shelfer

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. [S674] Miles Kenan Womack, Little River Pioneers (Kingsport, TN: Collier Publishing Co., 1998), p. 84. Hereinafter cited as Little River Pioneers.
  3. [S402] US1860.
  4. [S498] FL1885.
  5. [S761] Barbara Boynton and Angela Cassidy, Gadsden Co., FL GenWeb - Cemeteries (url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~flgadsde/cemeteries/Concord.htm).

Thomas N. Shelfer

M, #4570, b. 30 May 1861, d. 5 Jul 1893
     Thomas N. Shelfer was born on 30 May 1861 in FL.1,2,3 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Thomas N. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Thomas N. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Thomas N. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Thomas N. Shelfer died on 5 Jul 1893 at age 32.2,1 He was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.1,2

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. [S761] Barbara Boynton and Angela Cassidy, Gadsden Co., FL GenWeb - Cemeteries (url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~flgadsde/cemeteries/Concord.htm).
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S498] FL1885.

George H. Shelfer

M, #4571, b. circa 1862
     George H. Shelfer was born circa 1862 in FL.1 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. George H. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. George H. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. George H. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.2

Citations

  1. [S497] US1870.
  2. [S498] FL1885.

Annie L. Shelfer

F, #4572, b. 16 Mar 1866, d. 14 Nov 1921
     Annie L. Shelfer was born on 16 Mar 1866 in Gadsden Co., FL.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Annie L. Shelfer married Joseph Riley Salter on 14 Sep 1892 in Gadsden Co., FL.5 Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Riley Salter.6 Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1910 in Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Riley Salter.7 Annie L. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1920 in Waycross, Ware Co., GA, in the household of Joseph Riley Salter.8

Annie L. Shelfer died on 14 Nov 1921 in Waycross, Ware Co., GA, at age 55.2,1 She was buried on 16 Nov 1921 in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Thomasville, Thomas Co., GA.2,1

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. [S854] Georgia Virtual Vault, Georgia Death Certificates, Georgia Archives, Morrow, GA, File No. 29720. Hereinafter cited as Georgia Death Certificates.
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S498] FL1885.
  5. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), image 1253.
  6. [S555] US1900.
  7. [S663] US1910.
  8. [S681] US1920.

Jesse W. Shelfer

M, #4573, b. 15 Feb 1867, d. 10 Sep 1922
     Jesse W. Shelfer was born on 15 Feb 1867 in FL.1,2,3 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Jesse W. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1870 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Jesse W. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Jesse W. Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Jesse W. Shelfer married Ruth E. Wells on 23 Dec 1901 in Taylor Co., FL.5,6 Jesse W. Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Ruth E. Wells.6 Jesse W. Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1920 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Ruth E. Wells.7

Jesse W. Shelfer died on 10 Sep 1922 at age 55.1,2 He was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.2,1

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. [S761] Barbara Boynton and Angela Cassidy, Gadsden Co., FL GenWeb - Cemeteries (url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~flgadsde/cemeteries/Concord.htm).
  3. [S497] US1870.
  4. [S498] FL1885.
  5. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), p. 438.
  6. [S663] US1910.
  7. [S681] US1920.

Edgar Shelfer

M, #4574, b. 7 Jul 1870, d. 4 Feb 1951
     Edgar Shelfer was born on 7 Jul 1870 in FL.1,2,3 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Edgar Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Edgar Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Edgar Shelfer married Anna Belle Kennedy on 15 Dec 1904 in Bessemer, Jefferson Co., AL.5,6,7 Edgar Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1910 in Bessemer, Jefferson Co., AL, with others in the household: Anna Belle Kennedy.8

Edgar Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the censuses of 1920 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Anna Belle Kennedy,9 of 1930 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Anna Belle Kennedy,10 of 1935 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Anna Belle Kennedy,11 and of 1940 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL, with others in the household: Anna Belle Kennedy.12 Edgar Shelfer was enumerated as Head of Household in the census of 1945 in Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.13

Edgar Shelfer died on 4 Feb 1951 in Gadsden Co., FL, at age 80.14,3,2 He was buried in Shelfer Cemetery, Havana, Gadsden Co., FL.2,3

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.
  2. [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.).
  3. [S761] Barbara Boynton and Angela Cassidy, Gadsden Co., FL GenWeb - Cemeteries (url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~flgadsde/cemeteries/Concord.htm).
  4. [S498] FL1885.
  5. [S1991] "Alabama, County Marriage Records, 1805-1967," Database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2018), Citing Marriage Records. Alabama Marriages. County courthouses, Alabama, Jefferson 1903-1908, p. 26 (ages 34 and 26).
  6. [S2588] The Birmingham News, Birmingham, Alabama, Issue of 16 Dec 1904, Fri, Page 10. Hereinafter cited as The Birmingham News.
  7. [S1188] FamilySearch, Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957 (www.familysearch.org).
  8. [S663] US1910.
  9. [S681] US1920.
  10. [S679] US1930.
  11. [S920] FL1935.
  12. [S1399] US1940.
  13. [S916] FL1945.
  14. [S361] Death Registration from original data: State of Florida. Florida Death Index,1877-1998, Ancestry.com, Provo, UT, Certificate No. 3552. Hereinafter cited as Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.

Lula Shelfer

F, #4575, b. 7 Oct 1872, d. 22 Mar 1903
     Lula Shelfer was born on 7 Oct 1872 in FL.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Lula Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Lula Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.4

Lula Shelfer married John J. Slappey on 27 Jan 1897 in Gadsden Co., FL.5 Lula Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1900 in Concord, Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of John J. Slappey.3

Lula Shelfer died on 22 Mar 1903 at age 30.1 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. [S496] US1880.
  3. [S555] US1900.
  4. [S498] FL1885.
  5. [S1400] FamilySearch, Florida Marriages, 1830-1993 (Florida counties), image 1195.

Ward Shelfer

M, #4576, b. circa 1874
     Ward Shelfer was born circa 1874 in FL.1 He was the son of George Washington Shelfer and Margaret E. Speer. Ward Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1880 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer. Ward Shelfer was enumerated in the census of 1885 in Gadsden Co., FL, in the household of George Washington Shelfer.2

Citations

  1. [S496] US1880.
  2. [S498] FL1885.