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Family  
Husband Isaac Shelby
Birth 12/11/1750 Hagerstown MD
Death 7/18/1826 Lincoln Co. KY
Notes First Governor of Kentucky, 9 states have counties named after him.  Died of broken blood vessel in his head.
Father Evan Shelby Jr. (12/23/1720-12/4/1794)
Mother Letitia Cox (1723-9/7/1777)
Marriage 4/19/1783 Boonesborough KY
Wife Susannah Hart
Birth 2/18/1764 Caswell Co. NC
Death 6/14/1833 Travellers Rest, Danville, Lincoln Co. KY
Father Capt. Nathaniel Hart (5/8/1734-7/22/1782)
Mother Sarah "Sallie" Simpson (2/24/1743or44-3/1785)
Children
1 M James Shelby (2/13/1784-8/8/1848)
2 F Sarah Hart McDowell (10/8/1785-10/17/1846)
3 M Evan Shelby (7/27/1787-4/19/1875)
4 M Thomas Hart Shelby (5/27/1789-2/14/1869)
5 F Susannah Hart McDowell Shannon McKinney Fishback (3/20/1791-1/12/1868)
6 F Nancy Nelson (12/23/1792-8/25/1815)
7 M Isaac Shelby Jr. (5/30/1795-11/17/1886)
8 M John Shelby (3/5/1797-10/11/1815)
9 F Letitia Todd (6/11/1799-7/22/1868)
10 F Katherine Shelby (3/14/1801-4/29/1801)
11 M Alfred Shelby (1/25/1804-12/1/1832)