(youngest daughter of Henry SHELTON and Matilda HAGOOD/BRUCE)

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Charlie & Fannie (SHELTON) DUKE in center with baby Irene

Charlie & Fannie DUKE 

Seated: Charlie C. DUKE & Fannie (SHELTON) DUKE

Surrounded by Jessie DUKE, Wesley DUKE, Milton DUKE, Will DUKE, Odessa (DUKE) CHATHAM, and Nancy (DUKE) ALMAND
Otto & Gwen not yet born.

  Left to Right: Otto DUKE, Irene (DUKE) Morris FLOYD, John DUKE, Nancy (DUKE) ALMAND, Gwendyln (DUKE)  FENN, and Wesley DUKE


Aunt Annie (REED) DUKE
Surrounded left to right:  Reed WILEY,  Melody (COMPTON) DUKE, William WILEY, & Chase WILEY

Frances Emaline "Fannie" SHELTON (in a guardian paper after her father, Henry's death, she is listed as Carrie) was born 23MAR1863 in Lumpkin County, Georgia and died 22MAY1859 in Hall County, Georgia.  She married 05AUG1883 in Lumpkin County, Georgia to Charles Christopher DUKE.  Charles' parents were Jesse Roland DUKE and Nancy Ann PAYNE.  Nancy Ann's parents were Jeremiah or Thomas PAYNE and Margaret (maiden name unknown). Fannie and Charles are buried in the Oak Grove Church Yard in Hall County, Georgia near Gainsville. 8

Charles and Fannie had the following children:

William "Will" J. DUKE b.29 OCT 1885 GA d.23NOV1916 Buckhead, Morgan Co., Georgia. m. 28 NOV 1906 to Maud KEMP. 8
Ethel Odessa "Dessa" DUKE b.06 APR 1889 GA d. 1967 Buford, GA m. 20 MAY 1911 Emery CHATHAM. 8
Milton H. DUKE b. 05 AUG 1891 GA d.1957 Fayetteville, GA m. Bulah GREENE 8
Nancy E.  DUKE b. 01 FEB 1894 GA  d.1966 m.29MAR1920 Earnest ALMAND 8
Jessie R.(Rolin or Robert)  DUKE b. 19 AUG 1896 GA d.14AUG1928 NC.  He died of typhoid fever. m.09 AUG 1900 Winnie WEST. 8
Wesley Charles DUKE b.01FEB1899 GA m. 23NOV1919 Mary V. LINDSEY 8
John Edward DUKE b.07 JUN 1902 m. 26 DEC 1920 Leo WEST. 8
France "Fannie" Irene DUKE b.16 JAN 1904 m.22 JAN 1922 Edd MORRIS and lived 1981 in Birmingham, Alabama. 8
George BonnettOtto DUKE b.23OCT1906  d.02JAN1983 Hall Co., GA m. 19 APR 1936 Annie B. REID. 8
Ruby Gwendolyn "Gwen" DUKE b.12AUG1909 r.Woodstock, GA 1981 m. 05 APR 1930 Edd FENN 8