When Elizabeth Ann Shelton was born in March 1828, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Martin VanBuren Shelton, was 27 and her mother, Manerva Tabitha Moore, was 21. She married John Harbinger Turner Jr in 1852, in Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Cass, Georgia, United States in 1860 and Acorn Tree, Paulding, Georgia, United States for about 30 years. She died in United States, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Wood Valley, Paulding, Georgia, United States.
English (Nottinghamshire): habitational name primarily from Shelton (Nottinghamshire), but also from Shelton (Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, and Staffordshire). The placenames all derive from Old English scelf ‘rock, ledge, shelf’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.
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