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From: Irma Roy <>
Subject: [SHAW-L] Alabama SHAWs, Chilton Co.
Date: Sun, 16 Apr 2000 22:49:07 -0500


My SHAW family came from North Carolina to Georgia and then after the Civil
War moved on to Chilton County, Alabama and then some of these moved on to
Upshur County, Texas. Below is a report showing the first two generations.
I have more on some of the descendants and would like to swap information
with anyone connected to these families.

1. Henry1 Shaw was born Abt. 1775 in North Carolina, and died June 13,
1856 in Newton County, Georgia. He married Dorothy Ann Barnett May 01,
1812 in Morgan County, Georgia at home of Father, Zadock Barnett, daughter
of Zadock Barnett and Polly ?. She was born 1794 in Georgia, and died Aft.
1882.

Children of Henry Shaw and Dorothy Barnett are:
+2i.Martha2 Shaw, born Abt. 1825 in Georgia; died February 07, 1890 in
Chilton County,
Alabama.
+3ii.Sidney B. Shaw, born September 21, 1825 in Georgia; died September
19, 1909.
+4iii.Sarah Shaw, born Abt. 1826 in Georgia.
+5iv.George Washington Shaw, born April 21, 1832 in Near McDonough,
Henry County,
Georgia; died March 15, 1920 in Jemison, Chilton County, Alabama.
+6v.William Henry Shaw, born Abt. 1835 in Georgia; died Bef. 1880 in
Clarke County,
Georgia.
+7vi.Seaborn J. Shaw, born Abt. 1836 in Georgia; died Bef. May 17, 1915
in Alabama.
+8vii.Matilda A. Shaw, born October 12, 1838 in Madison, Morgan County,
GA; died August
25, 1923 in Chilton County, AL.
+9viii.Ann Elizabeth Shaw, born September 14, 1839.

Generation No. 2

2. Martha2 Shaw (Henry1) was born Abt. 1825 in Georgia, and died February
07, 1890 in Chilton County, Alabama. She married Thomas W. Watson January
03, 1850 in Newton County, Georgia, son of Ezekiel Watson and Elizabeth ?.
He was born January 09, 1823 in Stokes County, North Caroliina, and died
November 27, 1922 in Chilton County, AL.

Children of Martha Shaw and Thomas Watson are:
+10i.Anna Elizabeth3 Watson, born July 06, 1851 in Georgia; died August
28, 1923 in
Ringgold, Montague County, Texas.
+11ii.Matilda Jane Watson, born October 20, 1853 in Georgia; died June
22, 1934 in
Chilton County, AL.
+12iii.James Henry Watson, born June 06, 1856 in GA; died May 06, 1936
in Quanah, Hardeman
Co., Texas.
+13iv.John Thomas Watson, born February 16, 1859 in Conyers, Georgia;
died March 09, 1904
in Chilton County, AL..
+14v.Martha Watson, born June 09, 1861 in Georgia.
+15vi.Samuel Watson, born February 11, 1864 in Georgia; died January 17,
1939 in Coosa County, Alabama.
16vii.Sarah Frances Watson, born December 28, 1866 in Georgia. She
married W. Daniel
Cole March 26, 1881 in Chilton County, AL.
+17viii.Josephine Watson, born May 20, 1870 in Georgia; died September
16, 1957, Chilton County, Alabama.

3. Sidney B.2 Shaw (Henry1) was born September 21, 1825 in Georgia, and
died September 19, 1909. He married (1) Victoria Vina Watson December 21,
1848 in Henry County, Georgia, daughter of Ezekiel Watson and Elizabeth ?.
She was born Abt. 1829 in North Carolina. He married (2) Susannah E.
Russell October 13, 1859 in Newton County, Georgia. She was born 1824 in
Georgia. He married (3) Rhoda Martin March 06, 1878.

Child of Sidney Shaw and Victoria Watson is:
+18i.John Hillman3 Shaw, born Abt. 1850.

Child of Sidney Shaw and Susannah Russell is:
+19i.Greenville3 Shaw, born July 22, 1860; died December 13, 1918.

Child of Sidney Shaw and Rhoda Martin is:
+20i.Milland Leondas3 Shaw, born December 17, 1878; died November 14,
1942 in Holley
Pond, Alabama.

4. Sarah2 Shaw (Henry1) was born Abt. 1826 in Georgia. She married
Tillman Shaw January 19, 1845 in Newton County, Georgia. He was born Abt.
1815 in Georgia or South Carolina.

Children of Sarah Shaw and Tillman Shaw are:
+21i.Martha Jane3 Shaw, born Abt. 1847.
+22ii.Dorothy Anna Shaw, born Abt. 1849.
+23iii.Susan Shaw, born Abt. 1852.
+24iv.Tilman T. Shaw, born Abt. 1855.
25v.Daniel Marion Shaw, born Abt. 1857.
26vi.Sallie Shaw. She married Boyd Jenkins.

5. George Washington2 Shaw (Henry1) was born April 21, 1832 in Near
McDonough, Henry County, Georgia, and died March 15, 1920 in Jemison,
Chilton County, Alabama. He married (1) Martha Jane Glenn February 28,
1854 in Morgan County, Georgia, daughter of C.. She was born May 30, 1838
in Georgia, and died Abt. 1873. He married (2) Sarah Jane Taylor February
15, 1874 in Conyers, Rockdale County, Georgia, daughter of Archibald Taylor
and Elizabeth Head. She was born September 15, 1837 in Georgia, and died
February 08, 1912 in Jemison, Chilton County, Alabama.

Children of George Shaw and Martha Glenn are:
+27i.Robert James3 Shaw, born December 23, 1854; died July 26, 1921.
+28ii.William Henry Shaw, born October 13, 1856 in Georgia; died August
22, 1943 in
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.
+29iii.George Calloway Shaw, born March 09, 1861 in Georgia; died
October 06, 1933 in
Jemison, Chilton County, Alabama.
30iv.Eleanor Janes Shaw, born June 30, 1864; died Bef. 1920.
+31v.Marquis de Lafayette Shaw, born December 10, 1866; died March 18,
1954.
+32vi.Frances Elizabeth Shaw, born March 17, 1870 in Georgia; died July
17, 1917 in
Palestine, Anderson County, Texas.
33vii.Benjamin T. Shaw, born June 30, 1873; died Bef. 1920.

Children of George Shaw and Sarah Taylor are:
34i.Lucious Overton3 Shaw, born December 21, 1874. He married Linnie
Nelms.
+35ii.Charles Newton Shaw, born September 01, 1876 in Georgia; died
December 29, 1960 in
Alabama.
+36iii.Seaborn Preston Shaw, born October 13, 1878; died February 15, 1944.
37iv.Annie Victoria Shaw, born November 12, 1881; died February 27,
1902. She married
William A. Shaw April 28, 1901; born Abt. 1865.

6. William Henry2 Shaw (Henry1) was born Abt. 1835 in Georgia, and died
Bef. 1880 in Clarke County, Georgia. He married Sarah Reeves February 07,
1858 in Newton County, Georgia. She was born Abt. 1838 in Georgia.

Children of William Shaw and Sarah Reeves are:
38i.Sidney3 Shaw, born Abt. 1859. He married Rhodda Martin March 06,
1878 in Henry
County, GA.
39ii.Nancy Shaw, born Abt. 1863.
40iii.Elizabeth Shaw, born Abt. 1869.

7. Seaborn J.2 Shaw (Henry1) was born Abt. 1836 in Georgia, and died Bef.
May 17, 1915 in Alabama. He married (1) Susan Ann Glenn February 26, 1854
in Newton County, Georgia. She was born Abt. 1827 in Georgia. He married
(2) Mary Ann Hodge December 24, 1857 in Henry County, Georgia. She was
born Abt. 1827 in Georgia.

Children of Seaborn Shaw and Susan Glenn are:
+41i.Frank3 Shaw.
42ii.William Shaw.

Notes for William Shaw:
According to Roy Louis Shaw in his book, THE SHAWS AND RELATED FAMILIES,
William and his family moved to Illinois and lost contact with his Alabama
family.

43iii.George Shaw. He married Pearl.

Notes for George Shaw:
George and Pearl lived at Carbon Hill, Walker County, Alabama. He was a
miner. Per Ora Shaw Stevens Mrs. Shaw was an invalid for years before her
death.

According to Clarice Wheeler, George moved to Winfield, AL.

Child of Seaborn Shaw and Mary Hodge is:
44i.Sarah E.3 Shaw, born Abt. 1858 in Georgia. She married Thomas C.
Hanners December
22, 1874.

8. Matilda A.2 Shaw (Henry1) was born October 12, 1838 in Madison, Morgan
County, GA, and died August 25, 1923 in Chilton County, AL. She married
James Washington Watson Abt. 1856, son of Ezekiel Watson and Elizabeth ?.
He was born July 10, 1830 in Surry County, N.C., and died April 14, 1912
in Chilton County, AL.

Children of Matilda Shaw and James Watson are:
+45i.Ellen Jane3 Watson.
+46ii.Judge Washington Watson, born October 18, 1857 in Newton County,
Georgia; died
December 16, 1899.
+47iii.William Jackson Watson, born February 17, 1859 in Newton Co.,
Georgia; died August
21, 1922 in Anniston, Alabama.
+48iv.Mary Elizabeth Watson, born September 23, 1861 in DeKalb County,
Georgia; died
September 10, 1959 in Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL.
+49v.Thomas Lee Watson, born July 01, 1868 in Georgia; died February 22,
1967 in
Jefferson County Home, Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.
50vi.Martha Louvenia Watson, born 1873 in Georgia; died June 03, 1887 in
Chilton County, Alabama.

9. Ann Elizabeth2 Shaw (Henry1) was born September 14, 1839. She married
Henry Reeves.

Children of Ann Shaw and Henry Reeves are:
+51i.Andrew3 Reeves.
52ii.Henry Reeves.


Thank you for taking the time to read this. I hope someone connects to
this family.

Irma J. Roy


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