Nelia Frances Napier's family was from Pittsylvania County, Virginia. She was the daughter of William Alexander Napier and Demaras B Reynolds. The family decided to head west and settle in Missouri. Both Nelia and her sister, Demaras, were born in Missouri. After a short time there, the family moved back to Virginia.
Nelia married Charles Shelton and her sister, Demaras, married Charles' brother, Peter T Shelton. They lived in Patrick County, Virginia.
Nelia and Charles "Maddy" had several children. Sadly, she died giving birth to my grandfather, George Madison Shelton, July 8 1881.
Charles Madison Shelton (1843 - 1931)*
Nancy Elizabeth Shelton Adams (1869 - 1939)*
William T Shelton (1871 - ____)*
Mary Susan Shelton Adams (1872 - 1966)*
Leila Minnie Shelton Roberts (1878 - 1924)*
Jennie Lucinda Shelton Roberts (1879 - 1962)*
George Madison Shelton (1881 - 1978)*
Note: Some graves were relocated; many only have field stones now.
Adams, Newman Cemetery Pilson 56
Created by: Deborah Shelton Wood
Record added: Dec 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121594883