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Ada Shropshire

Ada Shropshire

Female 1867 - 1919  (51 years)

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  • Name Ada Shropshire 
    Born 7 Dec 1867  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1880  Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ada Shropshire, 12 years old, born in Kentucky, parents born in Kentucky, enumerated on census as daughter in home of William and Eliza Ann Shropshire
    Residence 1900  Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1900 Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      John King, 40 years old, born Feb. 1860, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Farmer. Married x 9 years
      Ada King, wife, 32 years old, born in December 1867, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Married x 9 years. Mother of 5 children, all living
      Jack King, son, 7 years old, born March 1893, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
      Douglas King, son, 5 years old, born July 1894, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
      Edward King, son, 3 years old, born August 1896, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
      Charly King, son, 1 year old, born July 1899, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
      Owsley King, son, 2 months old, born March 1900, in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
    U.S. Census:  1900
    U.S. Census: 1900
    Lincoln County, Kentucky
    Residence 1910  Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1910 Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      John S. King, 52 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Married x2, present marriage 17 years. Teamster
      Ada King, 43 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Married, 17 years. Mother of 7 children, 6 living
      Jack King, 16 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Douglas King, 14 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Edna King, daughter, 12 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Charles King, son, 9 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Owsley King, son, 7 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Irene King, daughter, 3 years old, born in Kentucky. Parents born in Kentucky
    U.S. Census:  1910
    U.S. Census: 1910
    Lincoln County, Kentucky
    Individual Note 1911 
    Family Photo 
    John and Ada King
    John and Ada King
    from left to right: Thomas Underwood, Ada King, Fanny King, John King; taken in front of King house in Crab Orchard
    Died 12 Apr 1919  Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: pulmonary tuberculosis 
    Death Certificate
    Obituary
    Buried Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Buffalo Springs Cemetery; Section C
    • originally buried in Crab Orchard Cemetery, but husband John became upset with the cemetery management, so had Ada re-interred at Buffalo Spring
    • https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/37882744
    • approximate GPS: 37.529798, -84.675199
    John and Ada King
    King - Holmes Lot
    Person ID I833  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2020 

    Father William Shropshire 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eliza Ann Roberts 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 7 Feb 1867  Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F368  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Samuel King,   b. 7 May 1858, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1953, Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1891  Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Interior Journal
      Stanford, Kentucky
      October 20, 1891

      Crab Orchard Mr. John King and Miss Ada Shropshire, of Kansas, were married in Lexington Thursday and arrived at his mother, Mrs. Barker's, on Friday, surprising her very much, as he had kept it a profound secret.
    Children 
     1. John William King,   b. 24 Mar 1893, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1964, Norwood, Hamilton County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
     2. Daniel Douglas King,   b. 26 Jul 1895, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1964, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Edna King,   b. 1 Aug 1897, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1970, London, Laurel County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
     4. Charles Peyton King,   b. 6 Jun 1899, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1989, Danville, Boyle County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     5. Owsley King,   b. 11 Mar 1900, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1985, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
     6. Mary Elizabeth King,   b. 8 Sep 1904,   d. 13 Aug 1905  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
     7. Irene King,   b. 12 Dec 1906, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1988, Rockcastle County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Ada Shropshire King
    Ada Shropshire King


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