Carol,Here is my Family tree. Hope there is a connection.
Thanks to Mary Griggs for all she has done.
WILLIAM SHIELDS b. VA. d. 1880 in TXHe married MALINDA b. MAY 16, 1822NC, d. May 10, 1906 in PALO PINTO, TX.
Children of WILLIAM SHIELDS and MALINDAare:
1.} FRANCIS ELIZABETH SHIELDS, b. 1847, TN; d. Aft. 1900,Coleman Co, TX;
2.} JOHN PATRICK SHIELDS, b. Mar 24, 1849, TN; d. Dec 21, 1922, GRAYFORD, TX.
3.} JOSEPH H. SHIELDS, b. August 17, 1852, TN; d. September 08, 1926, MINERAL WELLS, TX.
4}. NANCY ANN SHIELDS, b. 1853, TN;
5.} WILLIAM ANDREW JACKSON SHIELDS, b. October 29, 1856, COCKE CO, TN; d. February 18, 1933, HOBART, OK.
I THINK THERE IS ANOTHER CHILD, BUT DON’T KNOW THE NAME OR SEX.
1}. FRANCIS ELIZABETH SHIELDS
[Don’t have any info on her.]
2.} JOHN PATRICKSHIELDSwas born March 24, 1849 in TN, and died December 21, 1922 in GRAYFORD, TX. He married (1 wife) SARAH J. SHIELDS1871 in TX. She was born November 01, 1852 in TX, and died November 06, 1902 in PALO PINTO, TX. He married (2 wife) EMMA CAROLINE SHIELDS Abt. 1905 in TX. She was born March 04, 1874 in ARK, and died July 19, 1913 in PALO PINTO, TX. John died of toxic uric acid-hemiphlegia at 73 yr.
John remarried for a short time in 1910 Census, but was single in 1920 living with 3 dau's, Ellie, Mattie & Stella next door to son William Isaiah Shields. Burial: INDIAN CREEK CEM; Occupation: FARMER
Children of JOHN SHIELDS and SARAHare:
A. THOMAS MARTIN3 SHIELDS, b. October 18, 1873, TX; d. March 07, 1943, TX.His son was Dewey Martin b.abt.1912
B. EALENA SHIELDS, b. 1876, TX.
C. LUELLA SHIELDS, b. November 1878, TX. Possibly married a Mr. Eubanks
D. EMMA M. SHIELDS, b. Aug 16, 1882, PALO PINTO, TX; d. Dec 10, 1918,PALO PINTO, TX. Burial: INDIAN CREEK CEM; Mar. Mr. WHITLEY
Children of Emma and Mr Whitley was,
1. Little Ellie Whitley 2nd husband Glenn Weatherford.
Little Ellie had a son with 1st husband.
And raised Sarah’s son.
2 .Elizabeth Whitley was killed in accidental shooting by her Father.
While he was drinking. She died real young. 7 or 8 years of age.
3. Sarah Whitley lived in Mineral Wells
E. WILLIAM ISAIAH SHIELDS, b.August 05, 1885, TX; d. May 03, 1971, TX. Married MARTHA MAY CROW, ON MARCH 7, 1911 in TX. She was b.1890, Their only child, WILLIE MAE SHIELDS.
F.JOHN M. SHIELDS, b. June 1888, TX.
G. ELLA SHIELDS, b. December 1890, TX.
H. MATTIE SHIELDS, b. April 1894, TX. M Jess Burson
Child of JOHN SHIELDS and EMMASHIELDS is:
I.. STELLA SHIELDS, b. August 1909, TX. Married Mr Copeland. Stella grew up with Willie Mae in her house hold, Stella also lived with Mattie and Jess Burson. When Mattie died, she left everything to Stella.
3. JOSEPH H. SHIELDS was born August 17, 1852 in TN, and died September 08, 1926 in MINERAL WELLS, TX. He married MARY POLLY ANN NEE 1876 in PALO PINTO, TX. She was born 1857 in ARK. Joseph died of tuberculosis at 74. He and Polly Ann (MARY) had 15 children w/14 living in 1910. Still don't have 2 of children, need OK 1900 census. Dewey was born in OK in 1900. Have 1880, Palo Pinto, TX census; 1910 Palo Pnto, TX; 1920 Palo Pinto, TX. Burial: UNION HILL CEM; FARMER
Children of JOSEPH SHIELDS and MARY NEE are:
i. SALLIE3 SHIELDS, b. TX.
ii. TOBIAS SHIELDS, b. 1876, TX.
iii. HENRY N. SHIELDS, b. 1877, TX; d. 1920, TX.; Mar.EFFIE 1878-1972, children: WILLIAM J.[Willie] 1905-1962; JESSIE LEE 1909-1973; HENRY H. 1912; LINNIE SHIELDS-1914m 1st Thomas Shields 2nd Hugh Jackson(F). children were Linda and Norma Jean JacksonandJOE d. in the 30’s. Jesse Lee killed Thomas Shields. And J.L. was sent to Whicataw Falls.
iv. MARY SHIELDS, b. 1879, TX.
v. NAOME SHIELDS, b. 1880, TX.
vi. MARIA SHIELDS, b. 1882, TX.
vii. DONE SHIELDS, b. August 02, 1893, TX; d. June 06, 1895, TX.
viii. ROBERT SHIELDS, b. 1896.
ix. HARDY SHIELDS, b. 1897, TX.
x. DEWEY SHIELDS, b. 1899, TX.
xi. SOLON O.R. SHIELDS, b. Dec 05, 1899, TX; d. Jan 22, 1960, PALO PINTO, TX.. WWII VET
xii. WILLIAM (BILL) SHIELDS, b. 1900, OK.
xiii. CALEY SHIELDS, b. 1902, TX.
4.NANCY ANN SHIELDS, b. 1853, TN;[Don’t have any info on her.]
5. WILLIAM ANDREW JACKSON SHIELDS was born October 29, 1856 in COCKE CO, TN, and died February 18, 1933 in HOBART, OK. He married SUSAN CLEMENTINE LYNN 1877 in PALO PINTO CO, TX, daughter of JOSEPH LYNN and JULIA RANDOLPH. She was born July 19, 1858 in UNION CO, KY, and died April 24, 1936 in HOBART, OK. 1880-Palo Pinto Co, TX, Dist #155; 1900-Seminole, Indian Territory (now OKLA). Jack owned land in Tomball, Texas near Houston. Heirs received royalties for many years, this only amounted to less than $1 - heirs so numerous. Burial: SEMINOLE, OK. Occupation: FARMER
Children of WILLIAM SHIELDS and SUSAN LYNN are:
i. ALLIE EDWIN3 SHIELDS, b. March 28, 1879, PALO PINTO CO, TX; d. December 18, 1973, HOBART, OK; m. IVA IOWA LYON, December 02, 1900, EARLSBOROUGH, OK; b. December 04, 1882, SEDGEWICK CO, KS; d. October 19, 1960, HOBART, OK.
Burial: MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY, GOTEBO, OK. Occupation: FARMER
More About IVA IOWA LYON: Burial: MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY, GOTEBO, OK
ii. FRED SHIELDS, b. November 26, 1880, PALO PINTO CO, TX; d. February 04, 1956, HOBART, OK.
Married Lula Hambrick, had one son named Fred, Jr. In last years of his life he lived at Gotebo and was with Allie and Iva often.
iii. MOLLIE B. SHIELDS, b. April 15, 1883; d. November 14, 1959, SEMINOLE, OK. Married Tom Hooley - lived close to old Shields homeplace. Quiet type person - children were: Hazel, Ruth, Clifford, Clo, Vandy, Alene, Lodema, Houston.
iv. EGBERT SHIELDS, b. September 18, 1885; d. October 28, 1959. Had 3 children.
v. CLAUDE L. SHIELDS, b. December 12, 1887; d. September 30, 1918, Eastern U.S..
Married ___ Lott, had 1 daughter, Thula. Was in World War I. Died somewhere on the East Coast. Occupation: SOLDIER
vi. VIRGINIA R. SHIELDS, b. January 22, 1890; d. September 04, 1970, SEMINOLE, OK.
Married 1st Roy Massengale and had son, Lonnie. 2nd marriage to Forest Hazealear. CalledVirgie.
vii.HAZY D. SHIELDS, b. May 07, 1892.
viii. NUTE LYNN SHIELDS, b. April 02, 1895; d. June 23, 1977, DEVINE, TX; m. CLAUDIA SMITH, OK; b. OK; d. DEVINE, TX.
Burial: DEVINE, TX Occupation: US GOVT, CIVIL SERVICE
ix. KATE N. SHIELDS, b. August 28, 1897, OK; d. January 09, 1934, OK.
Married ___ Ball, had 1 daughter, Cleta.
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