1.Richard Shockley, born abt. 1730, died abt. 1797 in Grayson Co., VA, married Elizabeth Adkins.
2.Meredith Shockley, born abt. 1770, died July 9, 1860,married in 1790 to Sarah Worrell, born Jun. 4, 1770, died bet. 1840-1850.
3.John Shockley, born Dec. 23, 1792 in Grayson Co., VA, died Feb. 15, 1863, married abt. 1818 to Phebe Scudders. born Jan. 9, 1802, died July 28, 1861 in Carroll Co., VA.
4.John Manoah Shockley, born Mar. 15, 1823 in Grayson Co., VA, died Feb. 7, 1917, married 2nd to Celestia Montgomery, born Mar. 6, 1837, died Jun 6, 1915 in Carroll Co., VA.
5.Wise Shockley, born Sep. 13, 1877 in Sylvatus, Carroll Co., VA, died Nov. 21, 1949, married Florence Ellor Kemp, born Jan. 28, 1882 in Sylvatus, Carroll Co., VA, died Feb. 25, 1934.I have that they both died in Sylvatus, and that Wise is buried in the Shockley Cemetery on Rt. 100 in Carroll Co., VA.Wise owned and operated a saw mill and also owned the wheat threshing machine which was used in the Coon Ridge/Five Forks community in Carroll County.I have 14 children listed for Wise and Florence Kemp, and after Florence died, he married Julia Robertson and had another child.
I descend from Esau Shockley, another of Meredith Shockley and Sarah Worrell's sons.