John S. Shelton


Personal and Family Information

John was born in 1803 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, the son of Gabriel Jr Shelton and Rachel Shepard.

His wife was Nancy A Irby, who he married in 1825 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. Their five known children were Nathan Frank (Jim Nathan) (1832-?), Martha (1837-?), Armistead F. (1834-?), Frank (?-?) and John C. (1833-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John S. Shelton


Gabriel Jr Shelton


Gabriel Shelton


Crispin Shelton


Letita unknown


Elizabeth Shepherd


George Shepherd


Elizabeth Mary Angelicke Day


Rachel Shepard



Place: Pittsylvania County, Virginia