Marquis de Lafayette SHELBY

HAIRSTON.org ID#2920, b. 25 August 1792, d. about 1858
Father*Capt. Moses SHELBY b. 31 Oct 1760, d. 17 Sep 1828
Mother*Elizabeth NEEL (NEIL) b. 1763, d. 1819
Birth*Marquis de Lafayette SHELBY was born on 25 August 1792 in Georgia.1 
He was the son of Capt. Moses SHELBY and Elizabeth NEEL (NEIL)
Census 1820*Marquis de Lafayette SHELBY appeared on the census of 1820 in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Males <10 1, 26-44 1, Females <10 2, 16-25 1, Slaves 3.2 
Marriage*He married Sarah BARNES on 14 September 1825 in Copiah County, Mississippi.1,3 
Census 1840*Marquis de Lafayette SHELBY appeared on the census of 1840 in Claiborne County, Mississippi, M D Shelby - Males: under 5 2, 20-29 1, Females under 5 1, 20-29 1, Slaves 39.4 
Census 1850*He appeared on the census of 22 August 1850 in Madison County, Mississippi.1



 
Death*He died about 1858.5 

Family

Sarah BARNES b. a 1808
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  2. [S1820] 1820 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  3. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S1840] 1840 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S73] Daughters of American Revolution (DAR).
  6. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited13 May 2018