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SHEFFIELD J. Powhatan Bonaparte

Male 1841 - 1902  (60 years)


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  • Name SHEFFIELD J. Powhatan Bonaparte  [1
    Born 13 Dec 1841  Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 1407 
    Residence 1850  Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Powhatan Bonaparte Boaney Sheffield lived in Surry County, Virginia, in 1850.
      1850 Southwark Parish, Surry, Virginia
    Residence 1880  Red Oak, Brunswick, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Powhatan Bonaparte Boaney Sheffield lived in Red Oak, Virginia, in 1880.
      Age: 38; Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head of House: Self
      1880 Red Oak, Brunswick, Virginia, United States
    Died Mar 1902 
    Buried Richmond, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Maury Cemetery, Section 13, Division 1, Plat E, Range 3
    Notes 
    • This is the same Sheffield Family that Calvin Horne married into. (sic) Gene

      When Powhatan Bonaparte Boaney Sheffield was born on December 13, 1841, in Surry County, Virginia, his father, Meredith, was 26 and his mother, Mary, was 22. He married Virginia Alice Horne on March 14, 1867. They had nine children in 23 years. He died in March 1902 in Richmond, Virginia, at the age of 60, and was buried in Richmond City, Virginia.
    Person ID I434  Booth Family
    Last Modified 31 May 2017 

    Father SHEFFIELD Meredith Neret H.,   b. 1815, Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869, Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother EMERY Mary "Polly",   b. 1819, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1880, Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1840  Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F899  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HORNE Virginia Alice,   b. 13 Jun 1853,   d. 21 Jan 1900  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1867  Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • W. T. Horne in entry for J. P. Sheffield and Va. A. Horne, "Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940"
      Name:J. P. Sheffield          
      Birth Date:1842          
      Birthplace:, Sussex, Va          
      Age:25          
      Spouse's Name:Va. A. Horne          
      Spouse's Birth Date:1850          
      Spouse's Birthplace:, Sussex, Va          
      Spouse's Age:17          
      Event Date:14 Mar 1867          
      Event Place:Sussex, Virginia          
      Father's Name:Meridith Shf.          
      Mother's Name:Mary Shf.          
      Spouse's Father's Name:W. T. Horne          
      Spouse's Mother's Name:M. E. Horne          
      Race:          
      Marital Status:Single          
      Previous Wife's Name:          
      Spouse's Race:          
      Spouse's Marital Status:Single          
      Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:          
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:M01139-8          
      System Origin:Virginia-EASy          
      GS Film number:34185          

    Children 
     1. SHEFFIELD Emmitt Henry, Sr.,   b. 6 Sep 1868,   d. 12 Nov 1943  (Age 75 years)
     2. SHEFFIELD William L.,   b. 29 May 1873,   d. 15 Oct 1873  (Age 0 years)
     3. SHEFFIELD Lena Ida,   b. 23 Oct 1874, Red Oak, Brunswick, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1964  (Age 89 years)
     4. SHEFFIELD James "Luther",   b. 17 Jun 1880,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. SHEFFIELD Mary S.,   b. Abt 1887,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. SHEFFIELD Andrew Bonaparte,   b. 30 Apr 1889,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. SHEFFIELD Sidney Lewis,   b. 29 Sep 1891,   d. 23 Nov 1967  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F156  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Dec 1841 - Surry County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Surry County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Mar 1867 - Sussex County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Richmond, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S204] Horne email, Author E-mail: Dave & Jackie Nutter [nutterdj@msn.com] Gene, We emailed last fall re: our Horne family of Sussex. I'm afraid I've lost track of how you connect to the Hornes--could you send me your line? you inquired if I knew anything about.