B./H/ "Bill" SHELTON
(son of Henry SHELTON and Matilda HAGOOD/BRUCE)
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William was b.ca.18391 in Georgia1. He married 10JAN1859 to Missouri MCDANIEL/MCDONALD or maybe MITCHELL in Lumpkin County, Georgia. Missivuria/Missouri was b.ca.1845 GA. William probably died prior to his father, Henry who died 1879, because on a land record in Lumpkin Co. where all of the heirs signed, he was not there.
In the Civil War William served in the 57th Regiment, Company D, 04MAR1862 as a Private. He was wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia, 27JUN1864. He was captured in Nashville, Tennessee, 16DEC1864 and released at Camp Chase, Ohio, 15MAY1865.9