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Descendants of Malachi Shoulders

 

Second Generation

JOSEPH PEYTON SHOULDERS son of Malachi Shoulders and Mary (Polly) Gregory was born on 10 May 1818 in Smith Co, TN and died on 14 Jan 1880 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 61, and was buried Jan 1880 in the Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, TN.  Another name for Joseph was “Doc”.

            Noted events in his life:

  • Census M653-127:  12 Jun 1860, Smith Co, TN.  Joseph Shoulders age 43 appears with wife Elizabeth age 22; Berry age 5; William age 2 on Page 282, Line 264.

JOSEPH SHOULDERS married ELIZABETH ANN PERKINS on 1 Dec 1853 in Smith Co, TN.

Children from this marriage were:

  1. BERRY SHOULDERS was born abt 1855 in Smith Co, TN and died 2 Oct 1916 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 61, and was buried in the Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.
  1. WILLIAM THOMAS SHOULDERS was born abt 1858 in Smith Co, TN and died 23 Aug 1927 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 69, and was buried in Aug 1927 in Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.

William married Lou R. Davie on 12 Dec 1893 in Trigg Co, KY.

  1. MARY SHOULDERS was born abt Jan 1860 in Smith Co, TN. 

Mary married EVANDER LEE LADD on 5 Dec 1892 in Trigg Co, KY.

  1. SALLIE E. SHOULDERS was born on 4 Aug 1863 in Smith Co, TN and died on 14 Jan 1946 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 82, and was buried in Jan 1946 in Ladd Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.

Sallie married George Jefferson Ladd on 7 Dec 1895 in Trigg Co, KY.

  1. DAVID SHOULDERS was born abt 1866 in Smith Co, TN and died on 5 Oct 1929 in Christian Co, KY, at age 63.

David married Gracie Thomas on 26 Dec 1899 in Trigg Co, KY.

  1. ALICE (ALLIE) SHOULDERS was born on 19 Apr 1869 in Smith Co, TN and died on 9 May 1899 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 30, and was buried in May 1899 in the Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.

Alice married Robert L. Davie on 17 Apr 1893 in Trigg Co, KY.

  1. PRESLEY SHOULDERS was born on 19 Feb 1872 in Trigg Co, KY, died on 9 Dec 1959 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 87, and was buried in Dec 1959 in Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.

Presley married Carrie Gardner.

  1. WALTER J. SHOULDERS was born abt Dec 1875 in Trigg Co, KY, died in 1956 in Trigg Co, KY, at age 81, and was buried in 1956 in Cerulean Cemetery, Trigg Co, KY.

Walter married Bertha Bowlen Elliot.

  1. ADA SHOULDERS was born abt 1878 in Trigg Co, KY.