Brig. General James SHELBY ID#2847, b. 15 January 1784, d. 15 August 1848
Father*Gov. Isaac SHELBY1 b. 11 Dec 1750, d. 18 Jul 1826
Mother*Suzannah HART1 b. 18 Feb 1764, d. 19 Jun 1833
Birth*Brig. General James SHELBY was born on 15 January 1784.1,2 
He was the son of Gov. Isaac SHELBY and Suzannah HART.1 
Marriage*Brig. General James SHELBY married Mary "Polly" PINDELL about 1809. 
Death*Brig. General James SHELBY died on 15 August 1848 at age 64.2 
Burial*He was buried in Lexington Cemetery, Fayette County, Kentucky.2 


Mary "Polly" PINDELL b. 13 Feb 1784, d. 26 Jul 1836

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  1. [S169] Mackenzie, George Norbury, 1851-1919. Colonial Families of the United States of America: In Which Is Given the History, Genealogy And Armorial Bearings of Colonial Families Who Settled In the American Colonies From the Time of the Settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, 1607, to the Battle of Lexington, 19th April, 1775. New York: The Grafton Press, 1907., Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
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