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Nancie Sheffield (1866-1887) of Early County, GA

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Nancie Sheffield (1866-1887) of Early County, GA

Posted: 26 Sep 2012 2:57PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Sheffield Taliaferro Lawrence Paine
I am researching the parents of Nancie Sheffield of Early or Calhoun County, Georgia, who was the daughter of Seaborn Sheffield. She was born February 3, 1866 and died January 31, 1887. On March 9, 1884 she was married to Benjamin Taliaferro and her only child was Ben Seaborn Taliaferro of Early County, GA who was born January 16, 1887. I know Nancie's father was Seaborn Sheffield (1821-1886), but I would like to discover the identity of her mother. Seaborn Sheffield apparently was not married to her mother, but legitimated Nancie and educated her. By folklore, I am told her mother was an Indian, likely Creek. She had a sister named Ellie who married Rufus Lawrence.
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danwtaliaferr... 26 Sep 2012 8:57PM GMT 
thomasker2 4 Nov 2012 6:04PM GMT 
Adriane_Adams 5 Nov 2012 6:10AM GMT 
SaundraB 5 Nov 2012 7:13AM GMT 
danwtaliaferr... 7 Nov 2012 3:16PM GMT 
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