Libeus Shelly

11 March 1790–2 March 1859 (Age 69)
Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Libeus

When Libeus Shelly was born on 11 March 1790, in Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Libbeus Shelley, was 40 and his mother, Phebe Britton, was 41. He married Lucinda Freeman on 27 September 1835, in Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 2 March 1859, at the age of 68, and was buried in Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States.

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Libeus Shelly
Lucinda Freeman
Marriage: 27 September 1835

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27 September 1835
Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

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World Events (7)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.

Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shelley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Libeus Shelley, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Libeus Shelly, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Libeus Shelley, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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