Joseph Lawrence Shook

Joseph Lawrence Shook

Death 8 Dec 1912 (aged 75)
Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Bryson City, Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 55884153 · View Source
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Color Corp CO B 25 NC INF
Confederate States Army

Joseph Lawrence Shook
Born: Haywood County, NC
Died: Swain County, NC

He was the son of Joseph & Mary E Shook.

Joseph was married twice:
Matilda Clementine Parris, daughter of David Alford Parris and Elizabeth (Gunter) Parris; Matilda died on Barkers Creek in Jackson County in 1883. (one of my ancestors)

Joseph would remove to Swain County where he would marry Lettie Mason, on 11 Mar 1898. Performed by: J.S. Stanberry in Nantahala Township, Swain Co, NC. S.G. Panther, T.F. Hyde, C.B. Hyde, witnesses. Lettie was the daughter of Reuben & Jane Beasley.

Joseph & Lettie lived on Forneys Creek at the time of his death.

Carol Cochran, FAG #47272808

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  • Created by: John L. Mathis
  • Added: 5 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55884153
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Lawrence Shook (29 Jul 1837–8 Dec 1912), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55884153, citing Lauada Cemetery, Bryson City, Swain County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by John L. Mathis (contributor 47090215) .