Frances Hartley (1837-70+) and William Shaw (18?-?)

 

What we know:
In 1840, census she was living with parents, William H. and Fancy Hartley in Copiah County. She is unnamed, however a daughter age under 5 is listed, which would be Frances.
In 1850 census, she was living with parents, William H. and Fancy Hartley in Copiah County. She was listed as age 16 implying 1836 or 1837 birthdate.
In 1860, there is no census record for the Hartley family.
In 1870 census, she was Nancy Shaw and listed as 40 (1830) and living in Hazelhurst with three daughters Nancy, Pricilla, and Christos
In the 1880 census, she is living in Brandywine, Claiborne Co., MS with son William and daughter Priscilla. She was widowed and was 45 years old. Name spelled Franchis Shaw


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On the left, William Shaw and Frances Hartley descendants.

On the right, Jessie M. Cooper’s first marriage and family. Nancy Shaw was his second wife. These are not blood relatives of the Hartley descendants.

 

 

Frances Hartley and William Shaw Gallery

Daniel Webster Cooper(1897-1966). Son of Jessie Marborne and Nancy Shaw Cooper. Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley. Daniel is a Hartley blood relative.

On left: Daniel Webster Cooper(1897-1966). Son of Jessie Marborne and Nancy Shaw Cooper. Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley. 1925

Frances Ponthana “Fannie” Cooper(1889-). Daughter of Jessie Marborne and Nancy Shaw Cooper. Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley. 1915. She married an Armstrong.
Frances Ponthana “Fannie” Cooper(1889-).   Daughter of Jessie Marborne and Nancy Shaw Cooper.  Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley. 1915.  She married an Armstrong.
Frances Ponthana “Fannie” Cooper(1889-). Daughter of Jessie Marborne and Nancy Shaw Cooper. Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley. 1915. She married an Armstrong.
Martha “Mattie” Beall Cooper(1873-1962) and Carrie Cooper(1876-1965). Daughters of Jessie Marborne & M. A. Cooper. Nancy Shaw was his second wife. Nancy was daughter of William Shaw and Frances Hartley.
Henderson (Henry) (1850-1920+) and Julia Ann Hartley (1847-1895) Huffman, sister of Framces Hartley.
Florence Amelia Dungan Clayton, Daughter of WilliamPercy Dunigan, brother of Mary Lucinda Caroline Dunigan Hartley
William Percy Dunigan (1829-1904), brother of Mary Lucinda Caroline Dunigan Hartley
Margaret Jane Dunigan, Wife of William Percy Dunigan
Church Dixon (1872-1954) & Carrie Cooper Dixon (1876-1965). Carrie is daughter of Jessie Marborne & M. A. Cooper. Children: Back L-R: Walter (9), Earnest (6 or 7), Annie (2) and Jessie (<1). About 1908. Children born later were Sarah, Elsie and Woodrow (b 1919 probably named after Pres. Wilson). Not a blood relative of Hartleys.