Shelton Families of Virginia , Kentucky , Illinois and Colorado
My great great grandmother is Etta Mae SHELTON She was born June on 6th, 1891 in Carbondale ,IL.
Etta Mae SHELTON married William SIRIOS in Denver,Colorado on Sep 7th, 1907.Etta died on Feb 3rd ,1983 in Roggen, Colorado.
William SIRIOS was born in Granitz, Greece in Jan 1884.He died in Feb 1976 in Keensburg, Colorado.
Etta and William had the following children:
All born in Colorado
Irma Alice 1909-2003(My great grandmother)
Louis Nicholas 1912-2002
Ruth E. 1914-2000
Marjorie S. 1916-2007
William S. 1918-1994
Anna S. 1918-2000
James Luther 1922-1998
Albert Ray 1924-2007
Etta SHELTON"S parents are:
John Jasper SHELTON. Born March 17th, 1856 in Dixon, Webster County, Kentucky.
Sarah J MINOR was born November 26th, 1856 in Saline County, Ill.
John SHELTON and Sarah J MINOR married Jan 6th, 1881 in Harrisburg,IlL.
John SHELTON died on March 3rd, 1931 in Roggen, Colorado. He is buried at Oakland Cemetery Carbondale, Jackson County, Ill.
Sarah J MINOR died on feb 14th, 1903 in Carbondale, Jackson, county, ILL. She is buried at Oakland Cemetery Carbondale , Jackson County, ILL.
John Jasper and Sarah had the following children:
Etta and Gretta (twins sadly Gretta died on the day of her birth)
Etta and Gretta born in Jackson County,ILL
The other children born in Saline county,ILL