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Husband Isaac Shelby
  Birth 12/11/1750 Hagerstown MD
  Death 7/18/1826 Lincoln Co. KY
  Note 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)