Pioneer Families of Grant County, New Mexico 

A History of The Hooker-Shelley Families and the 916 Ranch 
Written by LaVerne McCauley & Terrell T. Shelley 

Published by Gateway, Inc., 1001 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21202
Copyright 1987 by LaVerne McCauley & Terrell T. Shelley 
Library of Congress Card Number 86-83273

Permission to reproduce this index and excerpts was given by Terrell T. Shelley on July 6, 2001. 
This book has 487 pages and includes many pictures of the people and places of 
Grant County New Mexico that have been written about in this publication.

For information about the availability of this book only, please contact the authors:  
Terrell T. Shelley
916 Ranch
Cliff, NM  88028

For queries about book contents and requests, contact Beverly A. Taylor only.

copyright 4 July 2001
Submitted by Beverly A. Taylor


All Surnames
Mentioned in Book

Given Names 
for each Surname

Adair

1

Adams

2

Agee

1

Albert

1

Allen

3

Allison

8

Allred

17

Amberson

4

Anderson

19

Apache Kid

1

Arisman

2

Ault

1

Aults

2

Bagby

1

Baker

1

Ball

3

Ballore

1

Balou

1

Barentine

29

Barka

1

Barksdale

1

Barrows

1

Bates

5

Baugh

1

Beard

4

Belden

2

Bell

12

Bennett

1

Bevins

1

Biebelle

1

Bisby

1

Black

2

Balir

1

Blalac

1

Blalack

2

Blevins

3

Block

2

Blue

3

Booth

1

Borenstein

1

Borte

1

Boulware

2

Bounds

3

Bowker

1

Boyles

1

Brannon

1

Brewer

1

Bright

1

Brister

3

Brock

1

Brown

19

Buckner

1

Burgess

10

Burnside

4

Burrell

5

Burris

3

Burrleson

1

Bulter

1

Cadwallader

1

Callahan

1

Calloway

2

Campbell

4

Canada

1

Cardona

1

Carrell

2

Carroll

3

Carter

1

Carver

1

Causland

1

Cauthen

1

Chacon

1

Chambers

1

Champney

1

Chappell

3

Cheairs

1

Chester

1

Childers

3

Chilton

1

Christian

5

Clark

30

Clayton

2

Cloudt

2

Coalson

1

Cobb

11

Cockrane

1

Cofett

1

Coffee

1

Coffelt

3

Cole

3

Coleman

5

Collier

1

Colquet

7

Conant

2

Cone

1

Conn

3

Connell

1

Conner

1

Connor

1

Cook

7

Cooley

8

Cooper

2

Corn

1

Cosgrove

1

Cousland

1

Cox

17

Crane

2

Cranmar

2

Cranmer

1

Craver

1

Crawford

1

Criswell

3

Croom

6

Crumbley

1

Cruse

1

Culberson

4

Culbertson

2

Cummings

2

Cunningham

4

Cureton

5

Currie

1

Curry

1

Daniels

4

Darby

2

Darley

5

Davis

7

Dean

1

DeLancy

1

Delk

5

Deming

1

Denton

2

Dickerson

2

Dietz

6

Dinwiddie

22

Dockary

1

Dockray

4

Dodge (Phelps)

1

Dodson

1

Dominguez

4

Donaldson

4

Donnel

4

Dove

1

Dowling

1

Downs

1

Doyle

16

Drehmer

1

Driver

1

Druley

2

Drummond

1

Drummonds

2

Duncan

1

Dyson

1

Eakin

29

Eby

2

Edwards

1

Eldredge

1

Eldridge

1

Ellenwood

1

Elliott

1

Ellis

1

Elmore

1

Elms

3

Emmett

1

Engle

1

Epperson

1

Erwood

1

Estes

5

Evans

3

Fairchilds

1

Farquhar/Franquhar

1

Farnsworth

2

Fleming

7

Flury

1

Fondville

1

Ford

1

Forsyth

2

Foster

6

Fowler

2

Franks

4

Fraratin

1

Frary

2

French

1

Fuller

1

Furr

3

Gaddie

1

Gaddis

2

Gains

1

Galloway

1

Gardner

1

Garette

1

Garrett

1

Gene

1

George

4

Geronimo

1

Gilcrest

1

Gilcrist

1

Gilmore

1

Ginn

2

Giraud

1

Girlie

1

Gist

1

Glaze

1

Glen

1

Glenn

1

Glisey

2

Gobble

1

Goble

3

Godbolt

1

Goettsche

1

Goodell

1

Goodgame

1

Gordon

1

Gowanlock

1

Grammer

1

Grand

1

Granger

1

Grant

2

Green

1

Greenwood

1

Grenfill

2

Grimes

6

Grogan

1

Guerra

1

Guiterez

1

Glub

1

Gunnison

1

Hadely

1

Hailey

1

Hale

1

Hall

2

Halley

1

Ham

1

Hamblin

1

Hamilton

1

Hannegan

1

Hannum

4

Hansen

3

Hardin

2

Hargraves

1

Harkey

1

Harper

2

Harrington

2

Harshe

1

Hartz

2

Haathorn

1

Hathorne

1

Hatley

1

Hawkins

2

Hayes

1

Hays

1

Head

2

Heathers

1

Hederson

1

Henderson

1

Hendrick

1

Henry

14

Herdman

2

Heron

3

Heslewood

1

Hesselwood

1

Hext

1

Hickey

1

Hickman

2

Hickson

1

Higgins

2

Hightower

4

Hightowers

1

Hill

1

Hobbs

8

Hodge

1

Hoker

2

Holland

7

Hollimon

41

Holmes

1

Hood

1

Hooker

80

Horcasitas

1

Horn

2

Hotchkiss

1

Howard

6

Huartson

2

Hughes

1

Hunt

3

Hunter

6

Hurt

1

Hyde

2

Inman

1

Ireland

1

Irwin

3

Jackson

2

Jacobs

1

James

1

Jarboe

5

Jarrell

1

Jefferson

1

Jenks

2

Jessell

1

John

1

Johnson

5

Jones

6

Joy

4

Judd

3

Keene

1

Keith

5

Keller

3

Kelly

1

Kemp

1

Kemper

1

Kimbrough

2

Kinnebrew

3

Kinsinger

2

Kirkland

4

Kniffen

1

Knight

1

Knox

2

Ladonna

1

LaFrinere

2

Land

6

Landrum

2

Lane

1

Laney

3

Langston

1

Larson

4

Latham

2

Lauriano

1

Layne

1

Lee

2

Lewis

10

Lidsey

2

Lilly

3

Liserine

1

Littlefield

11

Livingston

1

Loag

1

Lobestein

1

Lobstein

1

Longbottom

2

Loomis

6

Lopez

1

Lorey

1

Loup

1

Lowe

1

Lowery

2

Lydie

1

Lyons

5

Mangold

1

Mangas

1

Mangus

1

Mann

1

Manose

1

Manville

1

Mardis

1

Marshall

4

Martin

10

Mason

4

Mathis

1

Mattock

2

McAfee (Sheriff)

1

McBride

1

McCart

1

McCarty

1

McCarvell

1

McCauley

36

McClain

1

McClure

1

McCollom

1

McDermott

2

McDonald

8

McElroy

1

McElvane

1

McGrath

2

McGregor

1

McGrew

1

McGuffin

1

McKamey

1

McKeen

1

McKenzie

1

McKindree

1

McLaughlin

1

McMann

1

McMillan

2

McMillen

12

McNair

1

McQuillan

1

McSherry

1

McWhorter

2

Means

4

Melendris

1

Menard

1

Metcalf

12

Metcalfe

3

Miller

14

Mitchell

1

Moberly

1

Monasco

1

Monger

1

Monose

1

Montana

1

Moore

3

Moran

2

Morehead

1

Morgan

1

Morrison

1

Morrow

1

Mortensen

1

Mortzek

1

Mosley

1

Moss

8

Mrotzek

7

Muir

1

Mullins

1

Mullison

1

Murphy

1

Murray

5

Myers

3

Nat

1

Neal

5

Nelson

1

Neuman

4

Newberry

1

Newman

2

Nixon

1

Nordhouse

1

Norris

1

Northrup

3

Ogas

1

Oney

1

Osborn

2

Pace

1

Pack

1

Parks

4

Parmalee

1

Parmer

5

Parrish

1

Parsons

4

Patterson

5

Patton

10

Pauley

1

Payne

1

Perault

1

Perry

3

Petterson

1

Phillips

3

Pickens

1

Pickett

3

Pierce

1

Pinkerton

2

Pitts

6

Planco

1

Poe

1

Polance

1

Polk

1

Pollock

1

Porter

1

Powers

5

Prevost

2

Price

1

Pridemore

3

Prince

1

Pruett

1

Pruit

1

Putman

1

Quail

1

Quintana

2

Raines

1

Rak

1

Ranger

1

Rankin

2

Ranstead

1

Rastus

1

Rathbun

1

Reed

7

Reese

1

Resenta

1

Resley

1

Rhinesmith

1

Rice

56

Richardson

1

Ritchburg

1

Robert

1

Robertson

1

Rogers

1

Rosa

1

Ross

1

Rosser

1

Royall

2

Rultand

1

Ruoff

1

Rutan

1

Ryan

1

Sabre

1

Samuel

2

Samuels

3

Satterfield

1

Saunders

1

Sayer

1

Scarborough

1

Scott

2

Seitzler

2

Shackelford

1

Shackleford

16

Shakleford

2

Shamblin

1

Shannon

1

Sharp

3

Shaul

5

Shearer

2

Shelley

165

Shelton

1

Shields

1

Shipley

1

Shirley

1

Shirrill

1

Shock

2

Shy

1

Siggins

1

Silsby

1

Simmons

5

Siuox

1

Sixby

7

Sizemore

1

Sloan

3

Smiley

2

Smith

9

Smithson

1

Smyer

2

Snyder

1

Sonders

1

Sorrell

1

Souders

5

Sperry

6

Spires

1

Spitzley

2

Sprunk

1

Spurgeon

5

Stailey

5

Standish

1

Stanley

5

Starrett

1

Steel

1

Steele

4

Stephe

1

Stephens

3

Sterling

2

Stevens

2

Stewart

2

Stirling

1

St.Johns

1

Stockman

6

Stockton

11

Stoval

1

Stovall

1

Stowe

1

Straw

1

Stroing

1

Summers

1

Sutton

1

Swapp

1

Swink

5

Taber

2

Tabor

1

Talbot

1

Tate

1

Taylor

7

Teague

1

Teel

1

Terrell

1

Terry

1

Thomas

2

Thompson

4

Thorn

2

Thorne

1

Thrall

1

Threepersons

2

Thwaits

2

Tigner

2

Toney

2

Tong

1

Torres

2

Tow

1

Trailor

1

Trantham

1

Traynor

4

Trembly

1

Trent

1

Trissel

1

Troffer

1

Trotter

1

Turman

3

Turner

14

Turney

2

Upton

2

VanDeren

4

VanZandt

1

Vesley

3

Victoria

1

Victorio

2

Villarreal

2

Waldie

1

Waldrop

1

Wallace

2

Ward

7

Warren

1

Washington

2

Watkins

1

Watson

3

Wells

2

Welsh

1

Wheelr

3

White

6

Whorley

1

Widouf

4

Wilber

1

Wilcox

1

Wiley

1

Wilkerson

6

Wilkes

2

Wilkey

1

Wilkinson

2

Willet

3

Williams

22

Willis

1

Wilmeth

13

Wilson

7

Windham

1

Witt

1

Wittenburg

1

Wood

1

Woodrow

12

Woolhiser

1

Woren

1

Worthington

1

Wright

6

Wygant

1

Wylie

3

Yates

2

York

16

Young

1

Zaayenga

1

Zumwalt

4



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