Shelton, William, 1798-1883

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Born at Bridgeport, Conn.; came to Buffalo in 1829 as rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, at which he remained until 1881.

From the description of Travel diaries, 1851, 1864-1865. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 33428874

Rev. William Shelton D.D. (1798-1883) was the fifth rector of St. Paul's Church in Buffalo, N.Y., serving from 1829 until his retirement in 1881.

From the description of William Shelton letter, 1837 July 21. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 733468683

Rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in Buffalo, N.Y., 1829- 1881.

From the description of Letters received, 1845-1872. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 33633225

Rector of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Buffalo, N.Y., 1829- 1881.

From the description of William Shelton letters : Buffalo, to Benjamin Hale and Sir John Seymour, 1849, 1861. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 170581553

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referencedIn Colin Tweddell collection on Native Americans, 1950 -1979 Western Washington University Heritage Resources
referencedIn Brown, John Wesley, 1827-1900. A paper on the late Dr. William Shelton / prepared and read before the Buffalo Historical Society by the Rev. Dr. John W. Brown, 1886. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. 1793 - 1999. Record Of Applications Under The Act Of 1896. 1896 - 1897. 1896 Citizenship Application for William Shelton
creatorOf Shelton, William 1798-1883. William Shelton letter, 1837 July 21. Litchfield Historical Society
creatorOf Spencer, John C. (John Canfield), 1788-1855. John C. Spencer letter : Canandaigua, to Rev. W. Shelton, Buffalo, 1835 Mar. 23. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Shelton, William, 1798-1883. Letters received, 1845-1872. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Strachan, John, 1778-1867. John Strachan letters : Toronto, to Alexander Hamilton and Rev. William Shelton, 1824, 1840. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Shelton, William, 1798-1883. William Shelton letters : Buffalo, to Benjamin Hale and Sir John Seymour, 1849, 1861. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
creatorOf Shelton, William, 1798-1883. Travel diaries, 1851, 1864-1865. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Washington Hunt Letters, 1836-1862 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
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associatedWith Barnes, Delia Marsh. person
associatedWith Barnes, Emily, 1832-1837 person
associatedWith Barnes family. family
associatedWith Barnes, Josiah. person
associatedWith Brown, John Wesley, 1827-1900. person
associatedWith De Lancey, William Heathcote, 1797-1865. person
associatedWith Geneva College (N.Y.). corporateBody
associatedWith Hale, Benjamin, 1797-1863. person
associatedWith Hunt, Washington, 1811-1867 person
associatedWith Murray, John B. person
associatedWith Murray, Sarah E. person
associatedWith Seymour, John, Sir. person
associatedWith Spencer, John C. (John Canfield), 1788-1855. person
associatedWith St. Paul's Church (Buffalo, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Strachan, John, 1778-1867. person
associatedWith Tweddell, Colin E. person
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Voyages and travels
Trent Affair, 1861
Cholera
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Clergy
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Birth 1798

Death 1883

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