Henry Clay Shiflett

19 January 1860–21 November 1949 (Age 89)
Fayette, Howard, Missouri, United States

The Life of Henry Clay

When Henry Clay Shiflett was born on 19 January 1860, in Fayette, Howard, Missouri, United States, his father, William Alfred Shiflett, was 22 and his mother, Margaret Ann Powell, was 24. He married Mary Thomas Lusby on 5 June 1884, in Howard, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Prairie Township, Howard, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Armstrong, Prairie Township, Howard, Missouri Territory, United States in 1940. He died on 21 November 1949, in Armstrong, Howard, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Hackley Cemetery, Prairie Township, Howard, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Clay Shiflett
1860–1949
Mary Thomas Lusby
1866–1961
Marriage: 5 June 1884
Ed SHIFLETT
1886–1968
Lessie S. SHIFLETT
1889–1911
Autra Asbury Shiflett
1891–1966
William Wallace SHIFLETT
1893–1977
Ida Mae Shiflett
1894–
Chester S. SHIFLETT
1896–1977
Cora Pearl SHIFLETT
1897–1987
Everett Shiflett
1899–1899
Henry C. SHIFLETT
1901–1911
Lewis SHIFLETT
1905–1905
Denzell SHIFLETT
1907–1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 June 1884
Howard, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Susan Ann Shiflett

    Female1858–1877Female

    Male1860–1949Male

    Louisa Elizabeth SHIFLETT

    Female1862–1918Female

    Dora B. SHIFLETT

    Female1863–1929Female

    Mary Mollie SHIFLETT

    Female1865–1944Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 5

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1886

Age 26

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Chifflet( see Shifflett ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • H C Sheffette, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Henry Shiflette, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry C Shiflett, "Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933"

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