Morgan Co IL Probate: Died Intestate - SHIRLEY, George
Y. Probate: 10 Feb 1870 Admin: Henry B Shirley
married 1) Evaline Gorin on 17 September 1829 at Barren Co
KY. She apparently died before 1850 "after giving birth
to one or more children" (Glasgow Weekly Times 1870s
married 2) Emily Brown at Jacksonville, IL; she was born Philadelphia,
Children born Jacksonville, IL:
2(i). George Yates Shirley, Jr. born about 1836 IL;
He was living in parents' 1850 household, age 14. In 1860 he
is single and living with the John Posey family in Jacksonville
Morgan Co IL, farm laborer. Nothing more known
2(ii). Dr. Henry B. Shirley, born about 1842 IL; He
was living in parents' 1850 household, age 8 and 1860 household,
age 17, student. Living in the JJ Bates household in Whitehall
Greene Co IL 1870 census, age 28, single, occupation: physician;
Living in Whitehall, Greene Co IL in 1880, occupation: physician.
He was registered to vote in 1896 in Carlsbad, San Diego, California;
Shirleys of California
married Susan E. Peters on 9 February 1871 in Greene Co IL
3(i). Lina G. Shirley, a spinster; (confused with
her aunt Lina?)
3(ii, iii, iv) three children
died in infancy;
3(v). Frank Shirley
married Bernice A. Gray, b. California
4(i). Barbara G. Shirley
4(ii). Howard Erle Shirley.
2(ii). Evaline (Lina) G. Shirley, born about 1844 IL;
iving in family's 1850 household, age 6 and in 1860 age 16; died
2(iii). Howard B. Shirley born about 1847 IL; living
in family's 1860 household, age 13; nothing more found
2(iv). J. M. Shirley (male) born about 1849; living
in the family's 1850 household, age 1. Not in 1860 household,
likely died young.
2(iv). Mary Shirley born about 1851 IL; living in family's
1860 household, age 9; married William E. Bridges.
2(iv). Edwin K. Shirley born about 1855 IL; living
in family's 1860 household, age 5; Living with his brother Henry
in the 1880 census, age 25, single
married Anna L.White on 23 April 1882 at White Hall, Greene
3(i). Henry Shirley (he had two children: Evelyn, Anna)
3(ii). Albert Shirley.
2(v). Helen Shirley born about 1855 IL; living in family's
1860 household, age 5; She married W. G. White, brother of Anna.