Susan Shellman1,2

F, #17192, b. 20 February 1808, d. 12 January 1887
Father*John Shellman1 b. 5 May 1756, d. 17 Apr 1838
Mother*Clarissa Montfort1 d. 1845

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs. Fay.1
     Susan Shellman, daughter of John Shellman and Clarissa Montfort, was born on 20 February 1808 in Savannah, Georgia.1 Susan Shellman was the daughter of John Shellman and Clarissa Montfort.1 Susan Shellman married Samuel Howard Fay, son of Samuel Prescott Phillips Fay and Harriet Howard.1 Susan Shellman died on 12 January 1887 at age 78.1
     She became the mother of Harriet Eleanor Fay on 29 October 1829.1 Susan's father John Shellman died on 17 April 1838 in Savannah, Georgia.1 Susan's mother Clarissa Montfort died in 1845.1 Susan Shellman became a widow with the death of her husband, Samuel Howard Fay on 16 August 1847 in Brooklyn, New York, at age 43.1 Susan's daughter was married at wedding of Harriet Eleanor Fay and James Smith Bush on 24 February 1859 in New York, New York.1,3


     Reference: Bush-19.1


Samuel Howard Fay b. 21 July 1804, d. 16 August 1847
Last Edited24 Jun 2004


  1. [S231] Presidents.GED online…, Brian Tompsett (e-mail address), downloaded December 2003.
  2. [S181] Gary Boyd Roberts, The Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States, Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 2004) , pg 419. Hereinafter cited as Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants.
  3. [S181] Gary Boyd Roberts, Royal Descents of 600 Immigrants, pg 420.