David Standiford

David Standiford

Male 1758 - 1822  (63 years)    Has 2 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name David Standiford  [1
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born 3 Sep 1758  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1822  [2
    Person ID I98943  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 30 Aug 2000 

    Father William Standiford,   b. Abt 1709, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1775, Baltimore Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Carlisle,   b. Abt 1730,   d. 1800  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1750 
    Siblings 9 siblings 
    Family ID F40444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Ashby,   b. Abt 1760,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Nancy Standiford,   b. 4 Oct 1784, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Sally Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Francis A. Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. David Standiford, Jr.,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Susannah Standiford,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2000 
    Family ID F39935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • - One of the founders of Shelbyville, KY.

      - 1792 - Appointed 1st Sheriff of Shelby Co, KY, the same day the county was created.

      - Two terms in Kentucky state Senate, 1793-1800.

      - The 1st Senator to represent the district containing only Shelby County.

      - 1792 - Appt. a "Gentleman Trustee" to lay off a town at the Shelby Co. Courthouse.

      - Appointed by the Kentucky General Assembly to do so.

      - 1793 - Trustees laid off 50 acres.

      - Ordered purchasers of lots to build log houses w/ stone chimneys.

      - 1792 - Asked 1st Court of Shelby Co. for a jail.

      - Told to confine prisoners in manner "that seems safest to him".

  • Sources 
    1. [S195] Genealogy & History, Washington, DC Query 13118, (September 1948 ,).

    2. [S20] Washington Ancestry & Records of McClain, Johnson & Forty Other Colonial American Families, (Chart: The Ancestry of Mourning Adams Garner, pp 54-55, Vol I , , Repository: 3 volume set).


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