William Shipley was born 1 May 1729 and baptized at Christ Church, Queen Caroline Parish, Howard District of Anne Arundel County, Maryland
In 1753 he married Rebecca Ogg, daughter of George Ogg and Mary Potee. Rebecca was a sister of Catherine Ogg, the wife of William's brother, George, Sr. Rebecca was born 16 October 1732, according to St. Paul's register. 
In 1756 George Ogg conveyed property to his daughter Rebecca, wife of William Shipley. 
On 15 December 1788 William Shipley mortgaged to Elizabeth and John Hood a tract called part of What's Left, part of Addition to What's Left, part of Shipley's Search , parft of Laswt Search, which the Hoods then conveyed back to William Shipley, "since the mortgage money has been paid. 
Shipley-1069 was created by Eric Montgomery through the import of EJM Family.ged on Aug 17, 2015.
“Michael S. Caldwell’s Genealogy Database as of 23 September 2007”, Michael S. Caldwell, <http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=michaelscaldwell&id=I10207> last updated 23 Sep 2007, accessed 22 Apr 2009 by Eric J. Montgomery <clanmontgomery.md at gmail.com>. No gedcom download allowed; entries carefully typed by hand into Eric’s files. Michael’s Shipley data comes almost exclusively from The Shipleys of Maryland 1968, authors not given.
Ogg, James. My Ancestral Lineage (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=j%5Fjogg&id=I9332), RootsWeb WorldConnect Project (Online: MyFamily.com, 2014), last updated 22 Feb 2009, accessed in part 9 Apr 2014 by Eric J. Montgomery. There are over 20,000 people in the file. There are source citations and detailed notes including full text wills. This source was primarily used for Ogg descendants. Data Changed: Date: 8 APR 2014
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with William by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with William: