20 July 2015

Daniel Shays' Daughter

Per a newspaper account at the Fulton History website:

Lucy Shays, eldest daughter of Daniel Shays, married 1st Bezebel Whitney and were next found living in Ogden in Monroe County, New York, before 1817.  After her husband died in the 1830's she went to Oakland County, Michigan, where she remarried a John Hodge.

Event Type: Census
Event Place: Commerce, Oakland, Michigan
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John Hodge M 78 Connecticut
Lucy Hodge F 75 Massachusetts
Lucinda Hodge F 40 New York
Daniel Johnsen M 10 Michigan
John Williams M 8 Michigan

Lucy died 20 July 1853 and is buried in the Oakland Village Burying Ground, Oakland County, Michigan, according to FindAGrave.

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