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Affia Haseltine Stone Sheridan
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Birth: 1836
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1864
Chatham County
North Carolina, USA

Daughter of Joseph and Mary (Teague) Stone

Sister of Nicholas, Ann Helen, Elizabeth Della, Margaret, and James.

Wife of James Madison Sheridan. They were married Jan 1, 1856.

Mother of 4 daughters with her husband James:
1. Mary Ellen Sheridan born Sept 21, 1856 and died Nov 30, 1928. Married Isaac Phillips.

2. Cornelia Rachel Sheridan born Feb 5, 1858 and died July 26, 1954. Married Levi C. Hoover

3. Elizabeth Della Sheridan born Sept 17, 1859 and died June 19, 1938. Married Thomas Henry Ellis

4. Martha "Mattie" Frances Sheridan born Aug 9, 1861 and died Mar 21, 1935. Married William Russell Ashworth.

Affia's tombstone was erected on her grave in 1902 by her daughter Della. It was found broken in two in 1959 by her great granddaughter Evelyn Williams Cox. Evelyn had the tombstone repaired that year. It was still standing in 1989 but found broken again in 2008. The full inscription said, Mother, Affia, wife of J.M. Sheridan, Died 1864 and left four little girls alone. Father killed on battlefield. Della."

According to family, Affia was a member of the Pleasant Hlll Temperance Society, as was her mother, Mary Teague Stone.

After Affia died, her four daughters were split up among relatives and friends.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph T Stone (1797 - 1856)
  Mary Teague Stone (1797 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  James Madison Sheridan (1829 - 1863)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Della Sheridan Ellis (1859 - 1938)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: wife of J. M. Sheridan
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Christian Church Cemetery
Pleasant Hill
Alamance County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Patricia Ryan
Originally Created by: Jim Hawkins
Record added: Nov 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44668566
Affia Haseltine <i>Stone</i> Sheridan
Added by: Patricia Ryan
 
Affia Haseltine <i>Stone</i> Sheridan
Added by: Patricia Ryan
 
Affia Haseltine <i>Stone</i> Sheridan
Added by: Patricia Ryan
 
 
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