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William H. Shields

William H. Shields

Male 1830 - 1898  (68 years)

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  • Name William H. Shields 
    Born 23 Mar 1830  Buck Creek, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    1860 Census 17 Aug 1860 
    • Fingersville PO - Southern Division, Spartanburg Co., SC, p. 268, age 30, b. SC, as Wm Shields
    1870 Census Aug 1870 
    • Campobello PO - Campobello Twp, Spartanburg Co., SC, p. 372a, as William Sheals, age 41, b. SC
    1880 Census 1880 
    • Greens Creek, Polk Co., NC
    Died 12 Jul 1898  Green Creek, Polk Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 12 Jul 1898  Green Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Polk Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • In the 1860 census for Spartanburg Co., SC:

      William Shields 30   male
      Nancy                27   female
      James                 4   male
      Myra                   2    female
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      1880
      Name  Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
      William SHIELDS   Self   M   Male   W   50   NC   Farmer   SC   NC
      Nancy A. SHIELDS   Wife   M   Female   W   47   NC   Keeping House ---   NC
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      Source Information:
        Census Place Greens Creek, Polk, North Carolina
        NA Film Number   T9-0978
        Page Number   517C
    Person ID I40609  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 

    Father Thomas Andrus Shields,   b. 31 Mar 1800, ____, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1877, Buck Creek, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Sarah R. "Sally" Patterson,   b. 23 Feb 1806, ____, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, Buck Creek, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1827  ____, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F15262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Altonia Steadman,   b. 10 Apr 1833, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1902  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 1854  ____, Spartanburg Co., SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James H. Shields,   b. 1856, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Myra Shields,   b. 1858, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     3. Moses Daniel Shields,   b. 22 Sep 1860, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1927, Green Creek, Polk Co., NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Elishia Shields,   b. Abt 1866, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Franklin Shields,   b. Abt 1869, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2006 
    Family ID F14911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Mar 1830 - Buck Creek, Spartanburg Co., SC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1854 - ____, Spartanburg Co., SC Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S147] U. S. Federal Census Records, 1850, Spartanburg Co., SC (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S200] Shields Family Bible.