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Descendants of Malachi Shoulders

 

Second Generation

JAMES SHOULDERS son of Malachi Shoulders and Mary (Polly) Gregory was born between 1814 – 1818 in Smith County, Tennessee.  Another name for James is “Fatty”.

            Noted events in his life:

  • Census M432-896: 14 Oct 1850, Smith Co, TN.  James Shoulders age 36 appears with wife Martha age 25; William L. age 8; Mary E. age 3; Mary (Polly) Shoulders (mother) age 64 on Page 277, Line 911..
  • Census: M653-127:  14 Jun 1860, Smith Co, TN.  James Shoulders age 44 appears with wife Martha age 37; Mary age 14; Sidney age 8; Sarah J. age 4; Brice B. age 2; James B. age 1 on Page 288, Line 339.
  • Census M593-1564:  21 Jul 1870, Smith Co, TN.  James Shoulders age 53 appears with wife Martha ge 45; Mary E. age 22; Sarah J. age 13; Brice B. age 12; Jessie P. age 9 on Page 7, Line 48.
  • Census:  1880, Smith Co, TN.  James Shoulders age 62 appears with wife Martha age 54; Brice age 22 on Page ___, Line 127.

JAMES SHOULDERS married MARTHA GREGORY abt 1840 - 1841.

Children from this marriage were:

  1. WILLIAM L. SHOULDERS was born abt 1842.
  2. MARY E. SHOULDERS was born abt 1846.
  3. SIDNEY SHOULDERS was born abt 1852.
  4. SARAH J. SHOULDERS was born abt Jan 1856.
  5. BRICE B. SHOULDERS was born on 10 Jan 1858.
  6. JAMES B. SHOULDERS was born abt 1859.
  7. JESSE P. SHOULDERS was born abt Jan 1860.