The Shackelford and DeShazo Families:Information about Louis DeShazo
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Louis DeShazo (b. Abt. 1755, d. 1818)Louis DeShazo (son of Peter DeShazo and Rebecca Pendleton) was born Abt. 1755 in King & Queen Co. VA, and died 1818 in Eatonton, Putnam Co, GA.He married Nancy King on Abt. 1785.
Notes for Louis DeShazo:
Both Louis and Nancy are buried on the family plantation in the forks of Cedar and Murder Creek in the old Kinderhook section.This old graveyard is now flooded by dam on the Oconee River north of Millidgeville, GA
One source said that Louis DeShazo may be son of Robert and Mollie Trevellian DeShazo.Other sources say he is son of Peter DeShazo.I have found more references that show him as the son of Peter so I am going by those records.
The SC State Archives documentation show that Louis served in the Revolutionary War in SC.Refer to research done by Major Gen. Tom DeShazo
More About Louis DeShazo and Nancy King:
Marriage: Abt. 1785
Children of Louis DeShazo and Nancy King are:
- +William King DeShazo, b. 1796, Edgefield, SC, d. Abt. 1871, Alabama.
- Nancy DeShazo, b. 1798, Edgefield, SC, d. date unknown.
- Luraney DeShazo, b. 1799, Edgefield, SC, d. date unknown.
- Wilkin DeShazo, b. 1800, Edgefield, SC, d. date unknown.
- Larkin DeShazo, b. 1801, Edgefield, SC, d. date unknown.
- Louis DeShazo, b. 1802, Edgefield, SC, d. July 08, 1868, Bold Springs, AL.
- Mary Caroline DeShazo, b. 1806, GA, d. date unknown.
- Peter Harmon DeShazo, b. 1808, GA, d. January 07, 1887, Bold Springs, AL.