Shirkey Family Genealogy Forum
From John Allen Shirkey in W.VA.:
David Shirkey, b. 07 Dec 1797, d. 02 May 1881,(son of Thomas Shirkey and Sarah Jefferson, m.09 Feb 1788), KWA, VA,
mar. 25 FEb 1825 KWA, VA, Mary Polly Samuels, (b.01 Mar 1807, d. 1883)
Children:Thomas Greenberry S., b. 1829; John Greenberry Shirkey, b. 1832, d. 1887; Mary Ann S., b. 1835; Emily C.S., b. 1837, d. 1922; Pleasant Summers S., (M), b. 1843, d. 1930; Henry Anderson S., b. 1845, d. 1930; Louisa S., b. 1850; William A.S., b. 1853; Katherine S., b. 1853, d. 1925; John A.S., b. 1855. I'm not sure about the last two. Mary Polly Samuels was dtr of Greenberry Samuels, I found his will listing children on the internet with one of his descendants.