Peachy Gilmer Shelton1

#6832, b. 20 September 1832, d. 10 September 1912
     Peachy Gilmer Shelton was born on 20 September 1832 Virginia.1 Peachy and Susannah Catherine Shelton, daughter of Meacon Ashley Shelton and Anna Berger, were married 17 October 1853 Lincoln County, Missouri.1 Peachy Gilmer Shelton died 10 September 1912 , Lincoln County, Missouri at age 79.2
      The 1880 census for Bedford, Lincoln County, Missouri, has P G Shelton, 47, Susanna, 50, wife, Robert S, 19, son, and William C, 52, born Virginia, brother.

There is a Wm C in Troy in 1860, HoH with one Henry Tanner, 15, and a female.

In 1870, Wm C (age 44) is in Troy, Lincoln County, Missouri, with three Sydners (black) and one Shelton, mulatto. It appears that Wm C never married, and worked around on the farms in the area.

The Sydnors were living with or near various Sheltons throughout this period.

Children of Peachy and Susannah

Last Edited=24 Feb 2014


  1. [S363] Missouri Marriage Records 1805-2002, online
  2. [S389] , Lincoln County, Missouri Deaths, 1866-1936, online Previously published in hard copy (Missouri: Kenneth E Weant, 2001-2004).