Michael SHEETS (RIN: 2891), son of Michael SHEETS and Barbara BROOKHART , was born 1816 in Wood County, West Virginia. He married Mary Ann LOWERS 15 October 1840 in Wood County, Virginia. He died aft. 1880 in Wood County, West Virginia. Mary Ann LOWERS (RIN: 2898) was born October 1824 in Wood County, Virginia. She died 27 February 1903.


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Michael Sheets III, born ca 1817 in Virginia; buried at Crooks Cemetery, Wood County, West Virginia. He married Mary Ann Lowers October 15, 1840 in Wood County, (West) Virginia, daughter of William and Mary Lowers. She was born ca 1822. Michael Sheets, listed as Mike in the1880 Wood County, West Virginia census, remained in West Virginia. He and wife Mary, 59, and son William, 38, were living in the same household on page 415A of teh census.

Children of Michael Sheets and Mary Lowers, all born in Wood County, are: Mary Ann Sheets born ca 1842; William H. Sheets born ca 1842 married Charlotte Lowther August 27, 1865 in Wood County; Caroline Sheets, born March 2, 1843 in Wood County, died September 20, 1939 in buried Wigal Family Cemetery near Bellevue married Jacob Wigal April 14, 1864; Amanda Sheets, born ca 1844 married Phillip Wigal October 25, 1863 in Wood County, (West) Virginia; Lydia Sheets, born ca 1847; Elizabeth Ann Sheets, born April 8, 1848 in Wood County, (West) Virginia; died July 21, 1929 in Wood County, West Virginia. She married James Smith February 11, 1864 in Wood County, (West) Virginia; Nathan Sheets, born January 6, 1849 in Wood County, (West) Virginia; died January 15, 1916; he married Sydney Alice Smith September 25, 1873 in Wood County and they had John and Mary; Samuel Sheets, born ca 1850 in Wood County, (West) Virginia married Nancy "Kate" Williamson March 17, 1872 in Wood County and had sons John and Henry; David F. Sheets born ca 1852; John Monroe Sheets born October 28, 1855; Michael Sheets IV, born February 4, 1859 and died August 20, 1929; vi. Hannah "Nancy" Sheets, born ca 1821; died 1842 married Mark Anthony Melrose November 4, 1841 in Wood County, (West) Virginia. Children of Hannah and Mark Melrose are: William Henry Melrose, born October 2, 1842 in Mineral Wells, Wood County, (West) Virginia, died 1906 married Lettie Stoops; Mary Melrose, born 1845; James Samuel Melrose (Source: The History of Wood County West Virginia, 1980, 163.), born 1847, died July 15, 1923 married Ellen Deem; Jane C. Melrose, born 1847; Mark A. Melrose, born May 23, 1853; Nancy Catherine Melrose, born January 20, 1856.


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