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Rev. GEORGE SHUMATE AND NANCY WEBB

Contributed by Jackie          LtMrngStar@aol.com


Rev George Shumate came to Missouri  in late 1830's or early 1840's as a young man. He settle at what is now known
as Anderson Hollow which is east of the present location of Linn Creek. He was listed on the first jury panel called in the newly organized county of  Camden, possibly about the year 1844. Born in Ky of French ancestry, George's grandfather, Benedict (I question the Benedict, maybe he was nicknamed that, think it should be John Shumate who married Margaret Snapp) and his uncle,ran away from France to escape fighting in the army during the French  revolution, Their last name, "De La Shumate, translated means "of the Shumate".

Rev George was a farmer and a methodist minister., he buried in Hugo cemetery, camden city, MO, he married 10 Sinty Wines Jan 10, 1836, crawford, MO, she died 1847 in CA. He married second Nancy Webb. she was born aug 30,
1820,TN, and died Feb 10, 1899, Zion Cemetery, Linn Creek, Camden County, MO, (Nancy's parents are Ike Webb and Sarah.

George Shumate had these children:
with Sinthy Wines (3 children)
a)Mary   Married Jim Calvin
b) Emily A. B sept 30, 1843,MO, D Feb 18, 1880 married 1)Dobbins 2)Trent
3)Keeney
c) Eliza Catherine married Allen Henderson
with Nancy Webb he had (6 children)
d) Clauissa Jane b Sept 5, 1852 d Aug 31, 1920 married Anton West on June 16,
1872
e) Sarah Hannah May 2, 1854 married Joseph L. Mann (Had 4 children -Claude
Mann 1878, Maude 1890, Lee July 4, 1876 Camden,MO, Geroge William Sept 23,
1874, Camden county)
f) Isaac Daniel Nov 20, 1856 (My great great grandfather) (information below)
g) Margaret married Doc Leffort
h) Octavia Married Manual Bunch
i) John Married 1) Marth Graham

(Isaac Daniel Shumate b Nov 20, 1856, d April 7, 1940 Decaterville, MO, he
married Mary S or L McGuire, Jan 3, 1887 Camden,MO, she was born Oct 5, 1865,
d Feb 11, 1953 Decaterville, MO.)

Isaac and Mary children:
1) John Elmer b Nov 9, 1887
2) Margaret Octavia b Feb 5, 1889, died 1980 (can't remember if it was April
or Aug that yr,  My Great Grandma lived until she was 93 yr old.)
3) Hattie b Sept 16, 1890
4) Clifford b Jan 21, 1892 married Nannie Johnson (7 kids)
5)Porter b Jan 23, 1893
6)Daniel Elbert b Nov 18, 1895
7)Mamie Myrtle b July 25, 1897 (their is a family member online for this
lady) married Everett Bland Grimes
8) Edith b. July 6, 1899 Married Egil Parish (parrish)(going to see her
daughter Ruby  within next month)
9) Ruby b Feb 13, 1907

This information came from records my great grandmother Margaret Octavia had.
that she left to her daughter Trella.
*sources
*were Dan Shumate of Camdenton, MO
*Flora Scott & Varions (1 people) (sorry this is what was wrote as source)
*Mrs. Laura Kidwell of Eldon, MO
information was compiled by Naomi Denham of Tulsa,OK.