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Shelley's Genealogy Page Updated December 12, 2012
About Our Family Research
I am researching my ancestors from the following lines: Shelley-Waite-Wilson-Quillian-Etter-Dupuy-Graves-Ghent. These families moved from the VA and NC areas to TN, SC,GA,and finally AL in the early to mid-1800's.
Jesse Ghent Wait and Harriet Minerva Shelley (81 KB) Jesse Ghent Wait and Harriet Minerva Shelley were married April 10, 1873, in Easonville, St. Clair County, Alabama. They were married for 30 years, until Minerva's death at age 62. Jesse never remarried and died at the age of 82.
Talladega Courthouse (1039 KB) The bricks for the Talladega Courthouse were made by Jacob Davis Shelley and his nephew Charles Miller Shelley.