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Reuben Alexander Shores
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Birth: 1802
Surry County
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1874
Floyd County
Georgia, USA

Reuben Alexander Shores was born in 1802 in Surry, North Carolina, USA. The son of Simeon Shores and Mary Forbush.
He married Lucinda Woodruff on 12 April 1833 in Surry, North Carolina. Children: Amzey Alexander Shores (1835), Celia Elizabeth Shores [Hannah] (1839), Alford? (1840), Amanda Vina Shores [Holland] (1841), Abner P. Shores (1844), Alonza Pinson Shores (1845), William Allen Shores (1849), Dau. Shores (1849), Jennettie Millie Shores [Walker] (1851), Rebecca Frances Shores [Callahan](1854)and Laura J. Shores. The family moved from Tennessee to Georgia between 1848 and 1850.
The 1870 Census Record lists his occupation as Manufacturer.
He died in 1874 in Floyd, Rome, Georgia, USA



The 1850 Census record shows a female child that was 1 year old, but I could not read her name.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Simeon Shores (1769 - 1837)
  Mary Forbush Shores (____ - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucinda Woodruff Shores (1809 - 1889)
 
 Children:
  Amzey Alexander Shores (1835 - 1918)*
  Celia Elizabeth Shores Hannah (1839 - 1904)*
  Amanda Viana Shores/Holland Phillips (1843 - ____)*
  Alonza Pinson Shores (1845 - 1913)*
  Jennettie Walker (1851 - 1912)*
  Laura Josephine Shores Shell (1853 - 1912)*
  Rebecca Frances Shores Callahan (1854 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: I am not positive that he is buried in this cemetery, but have found other family members buried here. Could be the Bush Arbor Cemetery as well.
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hope Cemetery
Rome
Floyd County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Simmons Family
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91756183
Reuben Alexander Shores
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Reuben Alexander Shores
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I would like to find the connection my ancestor Alexander Shores b abt 1818, listed on the 1850 census in Wilkinson Co., Ga. Does anyone know the source of the father of Reuben , Simeon Shores?
- Pat Vause
 Added: May. 27, 2014
 
 
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