Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

James B. Shackelford

Male 1725 - Bef 1808  (< 82 years)


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  • Name James B. Shackelford 
    Born 17 Mar 1724/25  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 14 Mar 1808  Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I026448  Tree1
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 

    Father John Shackelford,   b. 1700, Abingdon Parish, Gloucester County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1767, Stratton Major Parish, King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 68 years) 
    Mother Female MNU Shackelford,   b. Bef 1708 
    Married Bef 1724  King & Queen County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F51323  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Scott,   b. 28 Feb 1727/28, Stafford County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1751/52, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 1748  Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Amy Shackelford,   b. 1749, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1833, Mason County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Mary Shackelford,   b. 20 Jan 1751/52, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1836, Mason County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F22197  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Stamps,   b. Abt 1730, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Between 1753 and 1763  Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Shackelford,   b. 17 Feb 1763, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1823, Mason County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. Mary Amelia Shackelford,   b. 1764, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. George Shackelford,   b. Between 1765 and 1770, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1843, Mason County, Virginia - probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     4. John Shackelford,   b. Aft 1766
     5. Thomas Shackelford,   b. 1 Jun 1776, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1835, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. William Shackelford,   b. Bef 1777, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Edmund Shackelford,   b. Abt 1778, Fauquier County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1833, Fayette County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
     8. Sarah Shackelford,   b. Bef 1780, Prince William County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 11 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F16242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      The following is a list of slaveholders in 1782 in Fauquier County VA, with the number each owned:
      James Shackelford 27


      James B. Shackelford, a son of John and Anne Lyne - Shackelford, was born probably in King and Queen Co., Va., March 1725. He married for his first wife - Elizabeth Scott, probably in Prince William Co., Va., and they had two children as follows:

      Mary., -------------------(married George Grant)

      Amy or Anny., -----------(married Alexander Parker)

      James B. Shackelford, then married for his second wife - Mrs. Mary Allen - Stamms, and to them were born nine sons and two daughters as follows:

      James, Jr., ---------------(married Elizabeth Clarke)

      Mary Amelia., ----------(married John Metcalf)

      George., ----------------(married Elizabeth Botts)

      John., -------------------(married Susan H. Clark)

      Edmund., ---------------(married Philadelphia Ferguson)

      Sarah., ------------------(married Christopher Metcalf)

      Thomas., ----------------(married 1st Agnes Clopton)

      William., ----------------(married Sabina Metcalf)

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