He married Matilda c. 1838. GA, possibly.
Uriah lived in 1840.
Uriah Shirley was the Head of Household in the census in 1850 in Division 69, Pulaski Co, Georgia. Uriah Shirley 32 NC, Matilda 36 GA, Eliz 10 GA, Jas 8 GA, Bryant 7 GA, Martha 6 GA, Susan 1 GA.2
Uriah died bef 1860.
Uriah lived in 1860. Uriah. 1840 no Shirley in 1840 Pulaski. no Uriah Shirley in 1840 GA. A WS Shirly/Sherly in Sumter Co GA
1860 Not able to find a Uriah or Matilda in the 1860 census for GA, AL. MS, AR, LA, FL
PROBABLE GRANDFATHER or FATHER: Richard Shirley Sr of Edgecombe Co NC. Richard had a son named Uriah Shirley. His birth year has not been determined.
Matilda and Uriah Shirley had the following children:
Public Member Trees. Custom Id: 15; ancestry.com.
1850 United States Federal Census. Custom Id: 237; ancestry.com.