I want to clarify to make sure I have the relationships correct.
Thomas P. Shelnutt married Jane Ward Thomas's parents are John Shelnutt Sr. & Elizabeth White. Parents of John Shelnutt Sr. are Andrew Shelnutt and Elizabeth Gentry. Parents of Andrew Shelnutt are John Sheildknecht and Katy.
My line is Thomas & Jane Shellnut their Daughter Frances Shelnutt married Thomas Jefferson Backus Their daughter Delia Luna Backus married Jospeh Hickman Priest.Their daughter Bonnie Lorene Priest married Grady Thomas Fennell.