Grayson, Virginia, United States
When Meredith Shockley was born in January 1832, in Grayson, Virginia, United States, his father, Richard Esau Shockley, was 29 and his mother, Anna Elizabeth Farmer, was 34. He married Elmira Bell on 19 December 1853, in Carroll, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Sulphur Spring, Tazewell, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute, Smyth, Virginia, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1862.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.