Harold:Sorry, no information on the shipe family that you are researching.I haven't seen any connection yet with my side of the family.
Here is the rest of my story:
My grandfather: Frank Berkley Shipe B. 25 Feb 1896 in Markham, Fauquier County, VA M. 24 May 1922 in ? to Winifred Beulah Wilson D. 6 Aug 1963 in Manassas, Prince William County, VA Children: Virginia Lee (15 May 1923 - 24 Nov 2005) Jeanie Elizabeth (15 May 1925 - 18 Feb 2005)
My grandmother: Winifred Beulah Wilson B. 11 Nov 1901 in Rockingham County, VA D. 6 Mar 1966 in Manassas, Prince William County, VA
Her father: Robert Andrew Wilson B. Apr 1873 in West Virginia M. 15 May 1898 in ? to Laura Pearl Turner D. 12 Jan 1929 in ? (probably Manassas, VA)
Her mother: Laura Pearl Turner B. 20 Apr 1881 in Genoa, Rockingham County, VA D. 13 Jul 1967 in Manassas, Prince William County, VA
Now...if you want my connection to my grandparents, please e-mail me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. I don't mind sharing it with you privately.