Ira Davis Shelton

1883–1953 (Age 69)
Tie Siding, Albany, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Ira Davis

When Ira Davis Shelton was born on 6 March 1883, in Tie Siding, Albany, Wyoming, United States, his father, George Washington Shelton, was 39 and his mother, Mary Adeline Davis, was 25. He married Mary Elma Webb on 27 March 1920, in Denver, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Hillrose, Morgan, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Buena Vista, Chaffee, Colorado, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died in 1953, at the age of 70, and was buried in Denver, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira Davis Shelton
Mary Elma Webb
Marriage: 27 March 1920
Doris Bertha Shelton

Spouse and Children

27 March 1920
Denver, Colorado, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 3

Historical Boundaries 1886: Albany, Wyoming Territory, United States 1890: Albany, Wyoming, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

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)

  • Ira D Shelton, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ira Shelton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ira D Shelton, "United States Census, 1910"

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