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Hannah (Yates) Shelton (abt. 1743 - abt. 1794)

Hannah Shelton formerly Yates
Born about in Pittsylvania, Virginiamap
Wife of — married about 1760 in Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died about in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Oct 2012
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Biography

Hannah was born about 1743 in Virginia. She was the daughter of John Yates and Elizabeth Unknown.

"Pittsylvania County, Virginia Order Book 7, page 313, February 1794 Hannah Shelton granted administration of William Shelton deceased. Securities Elijah Yates, David Owen, William LeGrand, Peter Wilson, Abraham LeGrand, Charles Williams and William Ware. Description: Their claim or interest in land on the north side of the Dan River "Whereon Hannah Shelton now lives, it being all our part or parts of land which may or shall fall to us from the estate of William Shelton, Dec'd. Witnessed: George Adams, William Ross, Jeffry Gibson. Grantee: Josiah Shelton Grantors: William Shelton, Jr George Shelton Susanne Hammonds Ephraim Russell and wife Elizabeth Henry Hoiler and wife Anne (all of Pittsylvania County, Va.) Deed Book 13, pg. 538, Aug. 13, 1803, recorded Jan. 16, 1804" [1]

She passed away sometime after 1794.[2]

WILLS & ADMINISTRATIONS

She is mentioned in his father's will which was probated 23 April 1778 in Pittsylvania county, Virginia. She is mentioned in his mother's will which was probated 21 September 1795 in Pittsylvania county, Virginia.

  • 1778 - Hannah is listed in her father's will [3]
  • 1793 - Hannah is listed in her mother's will[4]

Research Notes

Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Order Book 7, page 313, February 1794
Hannah Shelton granted administration of William Shelton deceased.
Securities Elijah Yates, David Owen, William LeGrand, Peter Wilson,
Abraham LeGrand, Charles Williams and William Ware.
Description: Their claim or interest in land on the north side of the Dan
River "Whereon Hannah Shelton now lives, it being all our part or parts
of land which may or shall fall to us from the estate of William Shelton,
Dec'd.
Witnessed: George Adams, William Ross, Jeffry Gibson.
Grantee: Josiah Shelton
Grantors:
William Shelton, Jr
George Shelton
Susanne Hammonds
Ephraim Russell and wife Elizabeth
Henry Hoiler and wife Anne (all of Pittsylvania County, Va.)
Deed Book 13, pg. 538, Aug. 13, 1803, recorded Jan. 16, 1804

Sources

  1. Tina King Hall [1]
  2. A source for this information is needed.
  3. Will of John Yates http://tinasgenealogy.ushalls.com/RECORDS/wills/jyates.html
  4. Will of Elizabeth 'Yeates' http://tinasgenealogy.ushalls.com/RECORDS/wills/eyates.html


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Yates-4023 and Yates-935 appear to represent the same person because: Another duplicate. Please merge.
posted by Susan (Knight) Gore
According to U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900, William Shelton b 1735 married Hannah Yates b 1743, Virginia in 1760 in Virginia.
Yates-3293 and Yates-935 appear to represent the same person because: Neither profile has any documentation, but they seem to be the same person married to the same man. Check their respective fathers out as well; they may need to be merged before these daughters can be.
posted by David Hughey Ph.D.
Yates-941 and Yates-935 appear to represent the same person because: These appear to be the same person. Could the appropriate person complete the merge and keep the information entered by both people?
posted by Karen (Gibson) Fleming

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