Evergreen Cemetery: The Shelton Family

The Q. T. Shelton, Sr. Family plot, Evergreen Cemetery. Photo: Nadia K. Orton, December 18, 2018. All rights reserved.

Researching the family of Q. T. Shelton, Sr., Evergreen Cemetery. Mr. Shelton, whose gravestone is on the right, is the 11,000th interment in my Evergreen Cemetery database. His family story will be featured in my upcoming book on the cemetery.

Categories: Alabama, Civil War, emancipation, Evergreen Cemetery - Richmond, Evergreen Cemetery Chronicles, Free African Americans, Richmond, VirginiaTags: , , , , , , , ,

Nadia K. Orton

Professional genealogist and public historian. Graduate of Duke University. President of the Sacred Grounds Project, Inc. Studying historic African American cemeteries and communities.

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