She was a daughter of William R. Sheridan and American Mary Jane Simmons Sheridan of Henry County, Tennessee. Her grandparents were Thomas Henry and Hannah Moore Sheridan.You can readily find their info on line. Many members of the Sheridans moved from Tennessee to Polk County after the Civil War. Her sibs were Mary Catherine (married a Hendrix), Dr. James Cortland Sheridan (married Dollie Hall) Martha Jane Frances (married William Jasper Grigg) their grandson Wally Grigg was a stage and comedy actor). Emaline Juliann (married John Christian), William Thomas(married Nancy Rachel Stanley)they are the grandparents of Clara Lou Sheridan more commonly known as Ann Sheridan the actress. Elizabeth (have nothing else on her), Susan A., (married a Mr. Loftin). I can e-mail you group sheets if desired. I have lots of Sheridan info.e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
to exchange info. I would really like to know info on Elisha Sheridan Wells descendants. As always please use this info as a guide and confirm with primary documentation. Some of this info is documented some is not as yet.