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James Shearer Jr (abt. 1757 - abt. 1815)

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James Shearer Jr
Born about in Campbell, Albemarle, Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1785 [location unknown]
Husband of — married 20 Jul 1789 (to before 1798) in Campbell, Virginiamap
Husband of — married 10 Nov 1799 in Campbell County, Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Madison, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 19 Oct 2018 | Created 28 Nov 2010
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James was born in 1757. He passed away in 1815. [1]


  1. Unsourced family tree handed down to Louis Lawhorn.

  • "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 31 March 2015), James Shearer and Mary Martin, 20 Jul 1789; citing Campbell, Virginia, reference ; FHL microfilm 31,050.
  • WikiTree profile Shearer-389 created through the import of FISCUS Family Tree.ged on Jun 6, 2011 by Liisa Small. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Liisa and others.
  • Source: S2253289526 Repository: #R2190409259 Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Author: Yates Publishing Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA:, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an Note:
  • Repository: R2190409259 Name: Address: 360 West 4800 North, Provo, UT 84604 Note:
  • Source: S572556085 Repository: #R2190409259 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text:


This person was created through the import of Family.ged on 28 November 2010.

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On 31 Mar 2015 at 13:25 GMT Carrie Quackenbush wrote:

Shearer-389 and Shearer-318 appear to represent the same person because: The information matches and this should be the same person.

James is 15 degrees from Mags Gaulden, 17 degrees from Dennis Wilson and 13 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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