Daniel Shelton

Daniel Shelton

Male 1729 - 1808

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  • Name  Daniel Shelton 
    Born  17 May 1729  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  22 Jun 1729  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Sep 1808  , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I12520  All Family Connections
    Last Modified  6 Aug 2012 

    Father  Ralph Shelton, Sr.,   b. 1685,   d. 13 Mar 1734, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Crispin,   b. 1690,   d. 1771, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1707  , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F7225  Group Sheet

    Family  Lettice,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Clary Shelton,   b. Abt 1748, , Amelia, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1844, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Susanna Shelton,   b. 1750,   d. 1840, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Millicent "Milly" Shelton,   b. Abt 1751, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Anna "Annie" Shelton,   b. Abt 1752, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Polly Shelton,   b. Abt 1755, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Young Shelton,   b. Abt 1757, , , VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1847, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Daniel Shelton, Jr.,   b. Abt 1758, , , VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. John Willis Shelton,   b. 1760, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1819, , , VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Tunstall Shelton,   b. Abt 1761, , , VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1830, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Leroy Shelton,   b. Abt 1763, , Middlesex, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1847, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Sally Shelton,   b. 1774,   d. 1809, , Pittsylvania, VA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  14 Jul 2012 
    Family ID  F7233  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • 11. Daniel b. 17 May 1729 Middlesex Co., VA. (Christ Church Parish Records), d. before Sept. 1809 Pittsylvania Co., VA., m. Lettice YOUNG, daughter of Michael YOUNG. (Source: Edgar M. Shelton Columbia, Missouri, E-mail eshelton@socketis.net ). page 69-70, this family of Daniel and Lettice is shown in the book "«i»The Sheltons Lineal Descendants from Ancient, Medieval & Modern Kings & from Fifteen Sureties for the Magna Charta«/i»" by Kathryn Morris Brown, published in Knoxville, TN 1981. Ms. Brown says he owned land in Amelia Co., VA which later became Nottaway County. He was in the militia, serving first as a captain in Pittsylvania, then promoted to Major in 1778. He was a member of the Committee of Safety. He died in 1809 Pittsylvania Co., VA. She gives a list of the children. April Miller's book, «i»Shelton County«/i», also lists the children and their marriages.
      CHILDREN: Clara b. c1748 m. Spencer SHELTON (son of Crispen); Susannah b. c1750 m. Armistead SHELTON (also a son of Crispen); Millicent b. c1751 m. Edmund TAYLOR; Anna b. c1752 m. Unknown BAILEY; Polly b. c1755 m. Frederick SHELTON (son of Abraham); Young b. c1757 m. (1) Henrietta SHELTON (dau. of James) marriage bond dated 11 Dec 1784 in Prince Edward Co., VA & (2) Elizabeth LEWIS; Daniel b. c1758 m. (1) Elizabeth GARDNER 1785 & (2) Martha KEATS; Willis b. c1760 m. Charlotte SHELTON (dau. of John); Tunstall b. c1761 m. Fannie PAYNE; Leroy b. 1763 m. Nancy LANIER; Sally b. c1774 m. Thomas PAYNE 16 Oct 1795;.