The Descendants of Eli SHIPLEY

Second Generation


2. Benjamin Franklin SHIPLEY (Eli ) was born 1786 in Maryland. He died JAN 15 1855 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee and was buried JAN 15 1855 in Hemlock Cemetary, Warriors Path State Park, Kingsport, Tennessee.

Benjamin was employed in Farmer.

Benjamin married Catherine WELLS, daughter of Zachariah WELLS and Fnu LNU, about 1803 in unk. Catherine was born 1788 in Virginia. She died 1865 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee and was buried 1865 in Hemlock Cemetary, Warriors Path State Park, Kingsport, Tennessee.

They had the following children:

+ 8 F i Melinda SHIPLEY was born 1804 and died after 1880.
+ 9 M ii Orson SHIPLEY was born NOV 10 1805 and died DEC 10 1879.
+ 10 F iii Mary Polly SHIPLEY was born 1800 and died after 1880.
+ 11 M iv Endymoin SHIPLEY was born SEP 12 1807 and died OCT 22 1886.
+ 12 M v Jesse SHIPLEY was born 1814 and died UNKNOWN.
+ 13 M vi Zachariah SHIPLEY was born 1815 and died UNKNOWN.
+ 14 M vii Eli Wilson SHIPLEY was born JAN 13 1817 and died FEB 13 1897.
+ 15 F viii Rachel SHIPLEY was born FEB 18 1821 and died AUG 22 1892.
+ 16 M ix Benjamin , Jr. SHIPLEY was born JUN 26 1822 and died JAN 15 1907.
  17 F x Nancy SHIPLEY was born 1823 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. She died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.
        Nancy married James H. HAWLEY on UNKNOWN in Unknown. James was born UNKNOWN in Unknown. He died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.
+ 18 F xi Catherine SHIPLEY was born APR 24 1824 and died JUN 29 1906.
+ 19 F xii Christina SHIPLEY was born OCT 1825 and died after 1900.
  20 F xiii Sybilla SHIPLEY was born about 1826 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. She died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.
        Sybilla married Fnu MAYO on UNKNOWN in unknown. Fnu was born UNKNOWN in Unknown. He died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.

4. Richard SHIPLEY (Eli ) was born 1794 in Washington County, Tennessee. He died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.

According to an article written in the Chattanooga Free Press by John Wilson on Sunday January 7, 1996; "Richard was in Rhea County by 1819 having moved there from Sullivan County. He was killed by Abraham Mitchell near the home of John Payne, this was said to be Rhea County's first murder. Richard's estate was put up for sale in early 1820 and brought $277.56. The items included some Delftware and five plates of pewter. There were two horses, seven cows and 11 hogs. His wife Hannaitta, and it is believed she was a Cherokee Indian. Their sons are listed as William P., Adam, Benjamin, Nathan and Richard. Most of these Shipleys moved on to Hamilton County, with Nathan Shipley operating a mill on the property he acquired in 1828 on the lower side of Opossum Creek.

Richard married Sarah LNU on UNKNOWN in Unknown. Sarah was born UNKNOWN in Unknown. She died UNKNOWN in Unknown and was buried UNKNOWN in Unknown.

They had the following children:

+ 21 M i Nathan SHIPLEY was born UNKNOWN and died FEB 18 1863.
  22 M ii William P. SHIPLEY
  23 M iii Adam SHIPLEY
  24 M iv Benjamin SHIPLEY
  25 M v Richard SHIPLEY

5. Eli , Jr. SHIPLEY (Eli ) was born 1796 in Washinton County, Tennessee. He died AUG 10 1852 in Pettusville, Limestone County, Alabama and was buried after AUG 10 1852 in Unknown.

Eli married Jane MCCLURE on MAR 28 1824 in Jefferson County, Alabama. Jane was born about 1801 in North Carolina. She died 1880 in Limestone County, Alabama and was buried 1880 in Unknown.

They had the following children:

  26 F i Nancy A. SHIPLEY was born 1831.
  27 M ii James SHIPLEY was born 1835.
  28 M iii Ellen Ethelred SHIPLEY was born 1837.
  29 F iv Isabella Caldonia SHIPLEY was born 1839.
  30 M v Benjamin F. SHIPLEY was born 1842.

7. Caleb SHIPLEY (Eli ) was born 1799 in Washington County, Tennessee. He died OCT 20 1861 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee and was buried after OCT 20 1861 in Kingsport, Sullivan County, Tennessee.

Caleb married (1) Elizabeth GALLOWAY about 1825 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. Elizabeth was born about 1800 in Tennessee. She died about 1850 in Unknown.

They had the following children:

  31 i Elkanah N. SHIPLEY was born about 1828 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. Elkanah died 1848 in Perryville, Tennessee.
  32 F ii Edna SHIPLEY was born about 1830.
  33 M iii Marshall SHIPLEY was born about 1833.
  34 M iv Washington SHIPLEY was born about 1833.
  35 F v Annie SHIPLEY was born 1834.
  36 M vi John Childers SHIPLEY was born JUN 14 1835 in Tennessee.
  37 M vii James H. SHIPLEY was born FEB 22 1838. He died FEB 13 1913 in Double Springs.
  38 F viii Amanda Elizabeth SHIPLEY was born APR 14 1840 in Sullivan County, Tennessee. She died DEC 8 1901 in Knott County, Kentucky.
  39 F ix Susan Louisa SHIPLEY was born JUN 18 1845 in Sullivan County, Tennessee.
  40 F x Lucinda SHIPLEY was born 1847.
  41 M xi Wesley P. SHIPLEY was born about 1848.

Caleb also married (2) Sarah AGNER on UNKNOWN in Unknown. Sarah was born UNKNOWN in Unknown. She died NOV 27 1855 in Scott County, Virginia and was buried after NOV 27 1855 in Unknown.

Home First Previous Next Last

Surname List | Name Index