Moses SHELBY

HAIRSTON.org ID#1641, b. 5 May 1728, d. 13 October 1776
Father*Evan SHELBY1,2 b. bt 1690 - 1695, d. 1750
Mother*Catherine DAVIES d. 1754
Baptism*Moses SHELBY was baptized on 5 May 1728 in St Carons Church, Tregaron, Cardiganshire, Wales
He was the son of Evan SHELBY and Catherine DAVIES.1,2 
Marriage*Moses SHELBY married Isabella ALEXANDER about 1745.1 
Will*Moses SHELBY left a will on 2 September 1776 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Moses Shelby mentions the following children in his will; daughters Catherine, Margaret, Mary, Eleanor, Rachel, Margaret, Isabella, sons Thomas, William, Evan, Moses Jr., John.1,3 
Death*He died on 13 October 1776 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, at age 48. 
Burial*Graves are not marked, if they are there, in Rocky Springs Graveyard, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.1 
Probate*His estate was probated on 16 January 1777 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.3 

Family

Isabella ALEXANDER d. a 1780
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S84] Shelby, Cass K. - Paternal Ancestry of Louis Shelby - May 12,1953, Hollidaysburg. Penn'a.
  2. [S173] Moon, Mary Ann. Sketches of the Shelby, McDowell, Deaderick, Anderson Families, The University of Wisconsin - Madison - 1933 https://hdl.handle.net/2027/wu.89066319427, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  3. [S3551] North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998, Ancestry.com.
Last Edited3 Feb 2021