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William Henry Shields
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1819
Bourbon County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1901
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

Son of Joseph and Sarah Masterson Shields. William married Mary Ellen Hudlin January 12, 1842

Counties of Morgan, Monroe and Brown, Indiana. Historical and
Charles Blanchard, Editor. Chicago: F. A. Battey & Co., Publishers,
Monroe County Biographical Sketches, Salt Creek Township, p. 673

William H. SHIELDS, farmer, was born in Bourbon County, Ky., March 7,
and is a son of Joseph and Sarah (MASTERSON) SHIELDS also natives of
Kentucky. Joseph SHIELDS moved with his family to this county in 1835,
he purchased land and remained until death April 5, 1841. He was
exclusively a
farmer, and during the war of 1812, a teamster. Mrs. SHIELDS was a
member of
the Separate Baptist Church, and left the earch October 31, 1880.
William H.
SHIELDS received an ordinary education in Kentucky, and remained with
labored for his parents until January 12, 1842, when he married Mary
which union were born twelve children, of whom four sons and six
remain. He is a Democrat, and he and wife are honored members of the
Baptist Church.
Family links: 
  Joseph B Shields (1797 - 1841)
  Sarah Masterson Shields (1794 - 1878)
  Mary Ellen Hudlin Shields (1823 - 1899)
  Julia Catherine Shields Wampler (1854 - 1913)*
  Belle Marie Shields Hall (1860 - 1951)*
  John Wesley Shields (1863 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Allens Creek Cemetery
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: 488
Created by: WDK
Record added: Feb 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104505584
William Henry Shields
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William Henry Shields
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