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Descendants of Malachi Shoulders

 

Second Generation

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:

  1. 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.
  1. MARTHA A. SHOULDERS was born abt 1848.
  1. 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. 
  1. LOUISA SHOULDERS was born abt 1852.
  1. SARAH SHOULDERS was born abt 1854.
  1. 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.
  1. 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.