Christopher Shofner was born in Orange County, NC 25 July 1789. He left NC and went to Bedford County, TN where he settled on Duck River. Later, he moved to Lincoln County, near Mulberry and settled on a farm on West Mulberry Creek. He married Mrs. Elizabeth Hale, a widow with one child whose name was Mary Hale. Mary married a man named Jenkins. Christopher and Elizabeth Jennings Hale were married 15 Jan 1811. Christopher was only 37 when he died in 1826. Both Christopher and Elizabeth are buried about 2 miles from Mulberry.
Christopher Shofner (first son of Martin Shofner & Catherine Cook) b. 25 Jul 1789 NC d. 25 Aug 1826 TN m. Elizabeth Jennings Hale b. ? d. 9 Dec 1845 TN
Martin K. b. 18 Aug 1815
William Jennings (Col.) b.1819 m. Rhoda Boone (relative of Daniel)
*Wilson Brown b. 18 May 1821 d. 12 Mar 1865 (*my lineage)
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