Margaret Armintie SHIREY Benjamin Basil SHIREY William Gilmer SHIREY Abraham Mackanaly SHIREY Myra Jerusha SHIREY Margaret GADDIS Mini tree diagram

William Norris SHIREY1,3,3,4

Feb 18601 - before 19202

Life History

Feb 1860

Born in Alabama.1

7th Apr 1880

Birth of daughter Margaret Armintie SHIREY in Winfield, Fayette, Alabama.5,6,7,8,9,10

5th Mar 1882

Birth of son Benjamin Basil SHIREY in Marion County, Alabama.11,1,12,13,3,4

1st Mar 1886

Birth of son William Gilmer SHIREY in Guin, Marion, Alabama.14,3

9th Oct 1889

Birth of son Abraham Mackanaly SHIREY in Marion County, Alabama.12,14

13th Nov 1893

Birth of daughter Myra Jerusha SHIREY in Alabama.14,4

before 1920

Died in Wood County, Texas.2

Other facts

 

Married Margaret GADDIS

Notes

  • Some genealogies have his name as W Norris Shirey.

    1900 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas, 15 June, Precint 2, District140, page 7A-7B,  Hse/Fam #123
    Shirey, Norris H Head  W M Feb 1860 40 Married 23 year AL GA GA FarmerOwns
    Shirey, Margaret Wife W F Apr 1858 42 Married 23 year 7 children/7living AL GA GA
    Shirey, Ben B Son W M Mar 1882 18 Single AL AL AL Farm Laborer
    - page 7B -
    Shirey, Wm G Son W M Mar 1886 14 Single AL AL AL Farm Laborer
    Shirey, Abe M Son W M Oct 1889 10 Single AL AL AL Farm Laborer
    Shirey, Myra J Dau W F Nov 1893 6 Single TX AL AL

    The age and birth state of the last two children tells us they movedfrom Alabama to Texas between 1890 and 1894.

    Living next door is another Shirey daughter, Arminta, or Mintie,listed in 1900 as Minnie.  Her cemetery listing is under the nameMintie Spann.

    1900 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas, 15 June, Precint 2, District140, page 7B,  Hse/Fam #124
    Spann, Wm F Head  W M Apr 1874 26 Married 6 year AL GA AL Farmer Rents
    Spann, Minnie Wife W F Apr 1880 20 Married 6 year 7 children/6 livingAL AL AL

Sources

  • 1. 1900 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas
    • 15 June, Precint 2, District 140, page 7A-7B,  Hse/Fam #123
  • 2. 1920 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas
    • 10 January, Justice Precinct, District 157, page 4A, Hse/Fam #65
  • 3. Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982
  • 4. Find a Grave Memorial Registry
  • 5. Maysville, Oklahoma, Cemetery Listings
  • 6. 1900 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas
    • 15 June, Precint 2, District 140, page 7B,  Hse/Fam #124
  • 7. 1910 Federal Census, Coke County, Texas
    • 28 April, Justice Precinct 3, Coke, Texas, District 23 , page 7B, New
  • 8. RootsWeb -- Descendants of William Spann Sr
    • Name: Name: http://john.rootsweb.com/Spann/1200-l.pdf;;
  • 9. 1930 Federal Census, Garvin County, Oklahoma
    • 15 April, Whitebead, District 29, page 5A, Hse/Fam #81
  • 10. Susan Spann, RootsWeb Discussion
    • Location:http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/SPANN/2002-04/1019366671;
  • 11. 1910 Federal Census, Coke County, Texas
    • 28 April, Justice Precinct 3, District 23 , page 7B, New Hope and
  • 12. U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  • 13. 1940 Federal Census, Eastland County, Texas
    • 13 May, Justice Precinct 5, District 67-21, Page 27B, Hse #542,  Owns
  • 14. 1900 Federal Census, Wood County, Texas
    • 15 June, Precint 2, District 140, page 7B,  Hse/Fam #123

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