Charles S. SHELBY

HAIRSTON.org ID#611, b. 5 April 1854, d. 22 November 1900
Father*John Milton SHELBY1 b. 30 Jan 1806, d. 23 Jan 1872
Mother*Amanda F. RUDISILL b. 13 Jan 1813, d. 6 Mar 1884
Birth*Charles S. SHELBY was born on 5 April 1854 in Shelby County, Tennessee.1

 
He was the son of John Milton SHELBY and Amanda F. RUDISILL.1 
Census 1860Charles S. SHELBY appeared on the 1860 census of John Milton SHELBY on 17 September 1860 in District 7, Shelby County, Tennessee; John M Shelby 54 (blacksmith), Amanda F 47, Margaret A 16, Amandas R 26 (male), Narcapa N 14, Daniel G 11, John B 9, Charles S 6, James M 20 (John and Amanda born in NC, all others in Tennessee).1

Census 1870Charles S. SHELBY appeared on the 1870 census of John Milton SHELBY on 28 June 1870 in District 7, Shelby County, Tennessee; John Shelly 64, Amanda 56, Maggie 20, John 17, Charlie 14.2

Census 1880Charles S. SHELBY appeared on the 1880 census of Amanda F. RUDISILL in 1880 in District 7, Shelby County, Tennessee.3

 
Marriage*Charles S. SHELBY married Hester Henry BAKER, daughter of John Coffman BAKER and Louisa Ann WEBBER, on 17 May 1883 in Linden Avenue Christian Church, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.4,5

 
Address* As of 24 January 1885, Charles S. SHELBY lived at Bartlett, Shelby County, Tennessee
Census 1900*He appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 in Civil District 15, Dist 51, image 3, Shelby County, Tennessee, Charles 46, Hester B 30, Charles Jr. 14, Louis C 12, John B 10, Hester B 6, Mattie A 4, Allie M 1.6

Death*He died on 22 November 1900 in 1088 Valentine Street, The Baker and Shelby Home, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, at age 46. 
Burial*He was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Lot #81 - 5, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.7

 

Family

Hester Henry BAKER b. 15 Aug 1860, d. 30 Sep 1928
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  2. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  3. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S52] Marriage Certificate or Register.
  5. [S164] Shelby. Bible - Shelby Family 1826-1970. N.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date. Martha Carroll, unknown location.
  6. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  7. [S256] Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.
Last Edited27 Feb 2018