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Dora Ann (Shelton) Hall (1892 - abt. 1974)

Dora Ann Hall formerly Shelton
Born in Alabama, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 26 Nov 1916 in Jackson, Alabamamap
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 81 in Alabama, United Statesmap [uncertain]
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Contents

Biography

Dora Ann engaged in farming in Jackson County, Alabama.
This profile is part of the Shelton Name Study.

Dora Ann Shelton was born in 1892 in Alabama.

In 1900, Dora (5) was living in Lim Rock, Jackson County, Alabama, with her parents, Naoh B (46) and Mary L (42); her siblings, Rutha M (21), James E (19), Lucy J (17), David C (16), Margaret E (13), Benjamin B (12), Jonathon B (10), and Mamie R (3); and Martha Shelton (83, grandmother). [1]

In 1910, Dora (15) was living in Lim Rock, Jackson, with her parents, Noah B and Mary L, and her siblings, William R (33), Ben B (21), Johnathan B (19), and Rosie (13). The family was operating a home farm, with the family members assisting. One exception was Dora's older brother William, a public school teacher. They owned their farm, free and clear of a mortgage. [2]

Marriage

Dora (21) married Manoah Arthur Hall (26) (born on June 17, 1890 in Alabama; son of Johnathan Benton Hall and Miley Ann (Latham) Hall) on November 26, 1916 in Jackson.[3] [4] [5]

In 1920, Dora and Manoah lived and farmed in Larkinsville, Jackson County. They had an 11-month-old daughter, Hazel A (11 months). Dora reported her birth as October 1892.[6]

In 1930, Dora (36) and Manoah (39) lived and farmed in Larkinsville, Jackson. They had four daughters, Hazel (11), Lara H (8), Eunice M (5) and Mary R (6 months). [7]

In 1940, Dora and Manoah were in Larkinsville, Jackson, with their children, Hazel (21, a Seamstress), Lalia (18), Eunice (15), and Mary Ruth (10). They were still operating their family farm.[8]

In the 1950 census Dora and Manoah lived in Larkinsville, Jackson.Dora had completed a middle school education (grade 8). [9]

Dora's husband Manoah died on November 26, 1964.[10]

Death / Burial

Dora died on September 23, 1974, at the age of 81. She was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama.[11][12]

Research Nots

Parents are listed on the death record. They should be researched and added/connected.

Sources

  1. 1900 Census: "United States Census, 1900," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: M98T-WJ8 : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: S3HY-6SQS-81C
    Dara A Shelton (8), single daughter, in household of Naoh B Shelton (46) in Lim Rock, Jackson, Alabama, United States. Born in Alabama
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T623; Line: 49; Digital film/folder number: 004119988; Image number: 277; Sheet number: 1; Sheet letter: B.
  2. 1910 Census: "United States Census, 1910," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: MKQT-XTN : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33S7-9RV4-NNC
    Dora Shelton (17), single daughter, in household of Noah B Shelton (55) in Lim Rock, Jackson, Alabama, United States. Born in Alabama
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T624; Digital film/folder number: 004970189; FHL microfilm: 1374029; Image number: 1395; Sheet number: 1; Sheet letter: A; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N03322-3.
  3. Marriage: "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: QKZ9-2DQL : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3QSQ-G9HJ-GCCG
    Dora A Shelton (22) marriage to M. A. Hall (26) on 26 Nov 1916 in Jackson, Alabama, United States
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007316583; FHL microfilm: 1029809; Image number: 51; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: M03777-9.
  4. Marriage: "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957," database
    (FamilySearch Record: FQW3-6PL : accessed 12 March 2024)
    Dora A Shelton (22) marriage to M. A. Hall (26) on 26 Nov 1916 in Lim Rock, Jackson, Alabama, United States
    citing Digital film/folder number: 007316583; FHL microfilm: 1029809; Record number: 83; Packet letter: A.
  5. 26 Nov 1916 "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKZ9-2DQ2 : 21 July 2015), M. A. Hall and Dora A. Shelton, 1916.
  6. 1920 Census: "United States Census, 1920," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: MX8M-S16 : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33S7-9R6C-65Q
    Dara A Hall (26), wife, in household of Manoah A Hall (29) in Larkinsville, Jackson, Alabama, United States. Born in Alabama
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T625; Line: 3; Digital film/folder number: 004964201; FHL microfilm: 1820019; Image number: 164; Sheet number: 1; Sheet letter: A; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N01876-0.
  7. 1930 Census: "United States Census, 1930," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: 3N7L-KZM : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 33SQ-GR44-9M6
    Lara A Hall (36), wife, in household of Lara A Hall (36) in Larkinsville, Jackson, Alabama, United States. Born in Alabama
    citing Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Affiliate Publication Number: T626; Line: 76; Digital film/folder number: 004949997; FHL microfilm: 2339755; Image number: 903; Sheet number: 1; Sheet letter: B; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: N03728-6.
  8. 1940 Census: "United States Census, 1940," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: V1GV-2QL : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3QSQ-G9MR-B4Q
    Dora Hall (47), wife, in household of M A Hall (49) in Election Precinct 14 Larkinsville, Jackson, Alabama, United States. Born in Alabama
    citing Affiliate Publication Number: T627; Line: 18; Digital film/folder number: 005454732; Image number: 474; Sheet number: 7; Sheet letter: A.
  9. 1950 Census: "1950 United States Federal Census," database with images
    Ancestry Sharing Link - (Ancestry Record 62308 #98107444 : accessed 12 March 2024)
    Dora S Hall (56), wife, in household of Manoah H Hall (58) in Larkinsville, Jackson, Alabama, USA. Born in Alabama
    citing National Archives at Washington, DC, Washington, D.C., Seventeenth Census of the United States, 1950, Year 1950, Census Place Larkinsville, Jackson, Alabama, Roll 5136, Page 6, Enumeration District 36-22.
    Manoah H Hall M White 58 Married Head Alabama
    Dora S Hall F White 56 Married Wife Alabama
  10. Memorial: "Find a Grave," database with images
    (Find A Grave: Memorial #75967070 : accessed 12 March 2024)
    Memorial page for Manoah Arthur “Aught” Hall (17 Jun 1890-26 Nov 1964), citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Larry Adams (contributor 47147719).
  11. Memorial: "Find a Grave," database with images
    (Find A Grave: Memorial #75967217 : accessed 12 March 2024)
    Memorial page for Dora Ann Shelton Hall (12 Oct 1892-23 Sep 1974), citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Larry Adams (contributor 47147719).
  12. Death: "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974," database with images
    (FamilySearch Record: JKSQ-HSG : accessed 12 March 2024)
    FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-C9YS-799J-D
    Dora Ann Hall death 1974 (age 81), daughter of Noah Shelton & Mary Eliza Potter, in Scottsboro, Jackson, Alabama, United States
    citing Digital film/folder number: 004200744; FHL microfilm: 2242119; Image number: 10; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: B03356-4.

See also:

  • Death of husband M.a Hall:

"Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974," database with images
(FamilySearch Record: JK37-Y1D : accessed 12 March 2024)
FamilySearch Image: 3Q9M-C9TT-XT1J
Dora Shelton Hall in death record for husband M.a Hall 1964 in Election Precinct 21 Scottsboro, Jackson, Alabama, United States
citing Digital film/folder number: 004199616; FHL microfilm: 1909071; Image number: 1155; Packet letter: A; Indexing batch: I08143-1.





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"Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JK37-Y1D : accessed 7 September 2015), Dora Shelton Hall in entry for M.A. Hall, 26 Nov 1964; citing reference cn 26351, Department of Health, Montgomery; FHL microfilm 1,909,071.
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