Descendants of Malachi Shoulders
RICHARD C. SHOULDERS son of Malachi Shoulders and Mary (Polly) Gregory was born abt 1824 – 1825 in Smith Co, TN and died abt 1872 in Smith Co, TN, at age 48. Another name for Richard was “Dick”.
Noted events in his life:
- Census: 1850, Smith Co, TN. Richard Shoulders age 26 appears with wife Elizabeth age 19; William age 3; Martha A. age 1 on Page 282.
- Census M653-127: 27 Jun 1860, Smith Co, TN. Richard Shoulders age 35 appears with wife Eliza age 30; William age 14; Martha age 12; James age 10; Louisa age 8; Sarah age 6; Thomas J. age 5; Joseph age 2 pn Page 324, Line 161.
RICHARD SHOULDERS married ELIZABETH ANN REED.
Children from this marriage were:
- WILLIAM CHRISTIAN SHOULDERS was born on 8 Aug 1846 in Simpson Co, KY, died on 22 Aug 1926 in Franklin, Simpson Co, KY, at age 80, and was buried on 24 Aug 1926 in Simpson Co, KY.
- MARTHA A. SHOULDERS was born abt 1848.
- JAMES ANDREW SHOULDERS was born on 9 Mar 1850 in Smith Co, TN, died on 20 Oct 1925 in Jefferson Co, KY, at age 75, and was buried on 21 Oct 1925 in Webster Co, KY.
- LOUISA SHOULDERS was born abt 1852.
- SARAH SHOULDERS was born abt 1854.
- THOMAS J. SHOULDERS was born abt Jan 1857 in Tennessee and died on 2 Feb 1943 in Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY, at age 86 and was buried 05 Feb 1943 in the Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY.
- JOSEPH SHOULDERS was born on 14 Dec 1858 in Tennessee, died on 2 Dec 1950 in Dixon, Webster Co, KY, at age 91, and was buried on 4 Dec 1950 in Oddfellows Cemetery, Clay, Webster Co, KY.