James SHANNON

HAIRSTON.org ID#2855, b. about 1791, d. 1832
Father*George David SHANNON b. a 1758, d. 1803
Mother*Jane MILLIGAN b. a 1755, d. 1823
Birth*James SHANNON was born about 1791 in Washington, Pennsylvania
He was the son of George David SHANNON and Jane MILLIGAN
Marriage*James SHANNON married Susanna Hart SHELBY, daughter of Govenor Isaac SHELBY and Suzannah HART, on 20 May 1824 in Lincoln, Kentucky.1 
Death*James SHANNON died in 1832. 
Anecdote*He was also minister to Mexico and authorized to negotiate a treaty with Central America in 1832. He died of yellow fever while there. Susan Hart Shelby, his wife's niece, also died of yellow fever while there. 

Family

Susanna Hart SHELBY b. 20 Mar 1791, d. 13 Jan 1868

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S174] Ancestry.com. Online unknown url, Jordon Dodd. Provo, Utah.
Last Edited12 Apr 2014