John Sheffield

Male 1816 -


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  • Name John Sheffield 
    Born 1816 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • 1850 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 249-B
      1860 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 206-B
    Person ID I07505  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2009 

    Father John Sheffield, III,   b. 1770-1775,   d. Bef 31 Oct 1845  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Catherine Comer,   b. 1785 
    Histories
    Sheffield Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    Sheffield Family of Moore County, NC - Miscellaneous Records
    The enclosed is a timeline and accounting of early Sheffield references in Moore County and Cumberland County. Given the numerous John, Isham, Adam and Everet Sheffields I have tried to denote which one that I believe the reference is referring to.
    Family ID F10834  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sallie Comer,   b. 1812  [1
    Children 
    +1. Martha Sheffield,   b. 1838,   d. Bef 1870  (Age < 32 years)
    +2. Mary Sheffield,   b. 1840
    +3. Delilah Sheffield,   b. 1843
     4. Lydia Sheffield,   b. 1844
     5. Hannah Sheffield,   b. 1846
     6. Rebecca L. Sheffield,   b. 18 Jan 1847,   d. 18 May 1919  (Age 72 years)
    +7. Martisha Jane Sheffield,   b. 28 Oct 1849,   d. 26 Dec 1941  (Age 92 years)
     8. William Sheffield,   b. 1853
    +9. John W. Sheffield,   b. 1855
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2011 17:02:41 
    Family ID F2395  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1845 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1847 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Located in the McKeithan Papers at the Moore County Historical Association. Courtesy of James V. Comer.
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    1851 Tax List, Moore County, NC - District 8
    Courtesy of the NC Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1005] Jan Bodenheimer [jan_bodenheimer@yahoo.com], 26 Feb 2011.
      JONATHAN "JOHN" "JOHNNY" SHEFFIELD was born 1814 in Moore Co., NC, and died 20 May 1862 in Goldsboro, Wayne Co., NC. He married SARAH JANE "SALLIE" COMER Abt. 1837 in Moore Co., NC, daughter of JOHN COMER and MARY UNKNOWN. She was born Abt. 1812 in Moore Co., NC, and died Bet. 1860 - 1870.

      Children of JONATHAN SHEFFIELD and SARAH COMER are:
      i. MARTHA SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1838, Moore Co., NC; d. Bef. 1870; m. (1) WILLIAM GORDON; b. 17 Sep 1831, Wake Co., NC; m. (2) JAMES BECK, SR., 24 May 1857, Moore County, NC; b. 1837.

      ii. MARY "POLLY" SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1840, Moore Co., NC; m. ISAAC SHEFFIELD, 26 Mar 1857, Moore County, NC by William Brewer, JP; b. Abt. 1836, Moore Co., NC; d. Bef. 1870.

      iii. DELIAH SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1843, Moore Co., NC; m. LEWIS MANESS, JR..

      iv. LYDIA SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1844, Moore Co., NC.

      v. HANNAH SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1845, Moore Co., NC.

      vi. SAMUEL SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1846, Moore Co., NC.

      vii. REBECCA L. SHEFFIELD, b. 18 Jan 1847, Moore Co., NC; d. 18 May 1919, Moore Co., NC.

      viii. ELIZABETH SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1848, Moore Co., NC.

      ix. MARTITIA JANE "MARTISHA" SHEFFIELD, b. 28 Oct 1849, Moore Co., NC; d. 26 Dec 1941, Moore Co., NC.

      x. WILLIAM SHEFFIELD, b. Abt. 1853, Moore Co., NC.

      xi. JOHN R. SHEFFIELD, b. Aug 1855, Moore Co., NC; m. (1) ALICE L. UNKNOWN, Abt. 1874; b. 1854; m. (2) SARAH ANN UNKNOWN, Abt. 1882; b. Oct 1853, NC.