HAIRSTON.org ID#1651, b. about 1774, d. 1855
Father*Moses SHELBY1 b. 5 May 1728, d. 13 Oct 1776
Mother*Isabella ALEXANDER d. a 1780
Birth*Rachel SHELBY was born about 1774 in North Carolina.1 
She was the daughter of Moses SHELBY and Isabella ALEXANDER.1 
WillIn Moses SHELBY's will dated 2 September 1776 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Rachel SHELBY was named as an heir; Moses Shelby mentions the following children in his will; daughters Catherine, Margaret, Mary, Eleanor, Rachel, Margaret, Isabella, sons Thomas, William, Evan, Moses Jr., John.1,2 
Marriage*She married William YARBOROUGH about 1800.1 
Death*Rachel SHELBY died in 1855 in Hardeman, Tennessee.1 


William YARBOROUGH b. a 1766

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S84] Shelby, Cass K. - Paternal Ancestry of Louis Shelby - May 12,1953, Hollidaysburg. Penn'a.
  2. [S3551] North Carolina Wills and Probate Records 1665-1998, Ancestry.com.
Last Edited12 Nov 2013