Linia Ann Roberts

19 August 1848–20 October 1917 (Age 69)
Lowndes, Georgia, United States

The Life of Linia Ann

When Linia Ann Roberts was born on 19 August 1848, in Lowndes, Georgia, United States, her father, Nathaniel Enoch Roberts Sr, was 19 and her mother, Parthena A "Phena" Morgan, was 18. She married Rev. James Knox Sheffield on 11 January 1866, in Bradford, Florida, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Bronson, Levy, Florida, United States in 1880 and Judson, Levy, Florida, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 October 1917, in Levy, Florida, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Levy, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev. James Knox Sheffield
Linia Ann Roberts
Marriage: 11 January 1866
Susanah T. Sheffield
John S Sheffield
Sarah Parthenia Sheffield
Lisa Clifford Sheffield
James Dudley Sheffield
Mary V Sheffield
George Bryant Sheffield
Linnie Althea Sheffield

Spouse and Children

    Rev. James Knox Sheffield



11 January 1866
Bradford, Florida, United States


    Susanah T. Sheffield


    John S Sheffield


    Sarah Parthenia Sheffield




+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 13

Florida has had 6 Constitutions since it became a state. The first Constitution was drafted in Saint Joseph, now known as Port St. Joe. Presently Florida is governed by the Constitution of 1968.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 19

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lina A Sheffield in household of James K Sheffield, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Linney A Sheffield in household of James K Sheffield, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Linie Ann Sheffield in household of James Sheffield, "United States Census, 1900"

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