Arabella A. Shelton

1848–1929 (Age 81)
Pickensville, Pickens, Alabama, United States

The Life of Arabella A.

When Arabella A. Shelton was born in 1848, in Pickensville, Pickens, Alabama, United States, her father, Henry Hugh Shelton, was 40 and her mother, Frances M. Lowe, was 32. She lived in Palmetto, Pickens, Alabama, United States in 1860 and Alabama, United States in 1870. She died on 29 November 1929, in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fayette, Alabama, United States.

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Henry Hugh Shelton
Frances M. Lowe
Martha Ann Shelton
Levoishur Bascom Shelton
Thomas Nelson Shelton
Leroy Frank Shelton
William J. Shelton
Rufus H. Shelton
Frances J. Shelton
Josephine L Shelton
Arabella A. Shelton
Mabel A. Shelton
Isabella R. Shelton

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World Events (8)


Age 5

Historical Boundaries - 1853: Pickens, Alabama, United States

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 22

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Nottinghamshire): habitational name from any of various places, for example in Nottinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, and Staffordshire, which are named from Old English scylf ‘shelf’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • A A Sheldon in household of J A Sheldon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Isabel A Shelton in household of Henry Shelton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Arabella A Shelton in household of Henry Shelton, "United States Census, 1860"

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