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Family Group Record: Narcissa Adeline Barbee and Walter Hamilton Shelton and Wesley Ruth and William S. Owens

Information supplied by: Janet M. Roseen

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1st Husband
   John D. Shelton
   Born: Place:
   Married: ca. 1872 Place:
   Died: before 1879 Place:

   Narcissa Adeline Barbee (Addie)
   Born: July 1855 Place: Texas
   Died: possibly between 1920 and 1930 Place:
   Parents: Sophronia Virginia Biffle and Henry Branch Barbee


1 Walter Hamilton Shelton
Sex Born: July 1875 Place: Texas
M Married: Place:
   Died: before 1910? Place:

2nd Husband
   Wesley Ruth
   Born: Place:
   Married: ca. 1879 Place:
   Died: before 1889 Place:

2 Samuel Bridge Ruth
Sex Born: January 1881 Place: Texas
M Married: Place:
   Died: Place:

3rd Husband
   William S. Owens
   Born: ca. 1854 Place: Texas
   Married: ca. 1889 Place: probably Texas, this is listed as his 1st marriage
   Died: Place:

3 Willie M. Owens
Sex Born: May 1893 Place: Texas
F Married: Place: In 1910, she is listed as 18 and a widow, but under her maiden name
   Died: Place:

  • 1880 U.S. Census, couldn't find any record.
  • 1900 U.S. Census, Hill County, Texas, T623-1644, p. 130; husband William S. Owens; she is listed as having had 4 children, 3 living
  • 1910 U.S. Census, Tarrant County, Texas, T624-1591, p. 278; listed as having had 4 children, 2 living, meaning Walter Hamilton Shelton may be dead by 1910.
  • 1920 U.S. Census, Tarrant County, Texas, T625-1849, p. 12A

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