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Stephen Shelley[1]

Male 1849 - 1921  (72 years)


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  • Name Stephen Shelley  [2, 3, 4
    Born 14 Feb 1849  Bobbington, Shropshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 2 Feb 1851  Liverpool, Lancashire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    54th Company, Elder Geo. D. Watt, "Ellen Maria"; Apostle Orson Pratt returned on this voyage 
    Immigration 6 Apr 1851  New Orleans, Orleans Co, Louisiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Arrived on the "Ellen Maria" 
    Died 11 Aug 1921 
    Buried American Fork City Cemetery, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9019  default
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2009 

    Father William Bowyer Shelley,   b. 2 Aug 1819, Chetton, Shropshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1869, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Jane Elizabeth Dunn,   b. 8 May 1827, Averly, Shropshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1901, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1845  Bridgnorth, Shropshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Clegg,   b. 21 Aug 1851, Sagarfold, Lancaster Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1928  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1870  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Ann Shelley,   b. 4 May 1871, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sarah Jane Shelley,   b. 24 Aug 1873, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1922  (Age 48 years)
    +3. Mary Elizabeth June Shelley,   b. 10 Jun 1877, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1954, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Amy Adelia Shelley,   b. 22 Apr 1883, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1958  (Age 75 years)
     5. Stephen Thomas Shelley,   b. 29 May 1888, American Fork, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1940  (Age 51 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F3613  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Family Portrait [~1868]
    Family Portrait [~1868]
    Portrait, circa 1868, of the William Bowyer Shelley & Jane Elizabeth DUNN Shelley family. Back Row are standing, left to right, Joseph, Samuel, Stephen, Hannah, Jane, and Ellen. Front row are, form left to right, James, Sarah Ann sitting on her father's lap, and David Edward sitting on his mother's lap. The photo was taken just before William Bowyer Shelley died. Scan provided by Don D. Shelley
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Stephen Shelley and Sarah CLEGG Shelley family. L to R (front) Sarah, Stephen, Eliza Ann, (back) Mary Elizabeth, Stephen Thomas, Amy Adelia, and Sarah Jane. Scan by Don D. Shelley. It is unknown who has the original photo. If the original owner is found, please notify the webmaster
    Family Portrait
    Family Portrait
    Portrait of Stephen Shelley family. Pictured [L to R] are (back) Sarah Jane SHELLEY, Mary Elizabeth June SHELLEY, (front) Stephen Thomas Shelley, Sarah CLEGG Shelley, Stephen Shelley, Amy Adelia SHELLEY, and Eliza Ann SHELLEY. Photo in possession of and scanned by Ken Wright. Used by permission
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Stephen Shelley. Negative produced and scanned by Don Shelley. The original was in possession of Von B. Shelley at the time the negative was made

    Documents
    1860 U.S. Census [26 Sep 1860, p 1]
    1860 U.S. Census [26 Sep 1860, p 1]
    Lake City, Utah, Utah - William Bowyer Shelley & Thomas Shelley families
    Ellen Maria Passenger Manifest [7 Apr 1851]]
    Ellen Maria Passenger Manifest [7 Apr 1851]]
    Passenger List of the Ellen Maria, arriving New Orleans 7 Apr 1851 (some reports indicate 6 Apr 1851) from Liverpool. Onboard were the "Jas Shelley" (Jas, Elizth, Thomas, James, John, Joseph, Sarah) and "William Shelley" (William, Jane, William Hanna, Stephen, Jno) families. Also onboard was George Holyoak (003979.jpg). Research by Chad G. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone [5 Jun 2004]
    Headstone [5 Jun 2004]
    Headstone of Stephen Shelley

    Histories
    Biographical Sketch
    Biographical Sketch
    Biographical sketch of Stephen Shelley, believed to have been prepared by Mary Elizabeth June SHELLEY Wright. Compiled in PDF by Ken Wright

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Ellen Maria Passenger List - 003978
      1860 U.S. Census - 001316
      Photos - 001261, 004036, 004037, 004915, 004958
      Grave Marker - 001238
      Biographical Sketch - 004916

    2. [S394] Personal Research & Library, Don D. Shelley, Shelley, Don D. (Reliability: 3).
      Family portrait

    3. [S408] 1860 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 8th Census, 1860, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), PG 371 (Reliability: 3).
      Lake City, Utah, Utah; Lists "Stephen," age 12, birthplace England

    4. [S283] Mormon Immigration Index , The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department., (Salt Lake City : Genealogical Society of Utah, 2000 [CD-ROM]) (Reliability: 3).
      54th Company, Elder Geo. D. Watt, "Ellen Maria": departed Liverpool, England 1 Feb 1851; arrived New Orleans, Louisiana 7 Apr 1851; departed New Orleans 9 Apr 1851 on the steamer "Alexander Scott," arrived St. Louis, Missouri 16 Apr 1851; Family passengers: James Bowyer Shelley, age 59; Elizabeth BRAY Shelley, age 55; William Bowyer Shelley, age 31; George Holyoak Jr, age 31; Thomas Shelley, age 29; Janes Elizabeth DUNN Shelley, age 23; Charlotte ELSMORE Shelley, age 22; James Shelley, age 22; John Shelley, age 19; Joseph Henry Shelley, age 16; Sarah Shelley, age 10; William Shelley, age 4; Hannah Shelley, age 3; Stephen Shelley, age 2; John Lyon Shelley, infant