|. John Connelly/Connely/Conley, c1775 - 1850s
. possibly related to Thomas Conley
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
B1 John Connelly/Connely/Conley,5 ? B (Thomas,4)
. John's parentage is unknown at this time.
. b ca 1775 Montgomery Co, Va; d 1850's Giles Co, Va.
. One John Conley m 18 Oct 1803 Montgomery Co to Mary Munsey, b 21 Feb 1783 Va, d ca 1880, d/o Holten Munsey and Alice
. Layne (Alsey), Jeremiah Colwin surety for marriage. This John Conley was not the father of Wesley Conley, below. Another John
. Conley m 18 Jul 1808 Montgomery to Delilah Ship, Francis Munsey surety. She was the granddau of Holten Munsey's brother
. 1810 Giles Co, Va census, p 383, John Connalley, 30010-00010-00.
. 1820 Giles Co census, p 114, John Conley, 430010-10010-04.
. 1830 Giles Co census, p 216, John Conly, 1212001-1100001.
. 1840 Giles Co census, p 252, John Conley, 001120001-00101001.
. 1850 Giles Co census, 20th Dist, p 431, #880/873, William Conly,33, $200, John,75, Mary,65, Allen,24, Narcissa,20, William H.,
. 1860 Giles Co census, Staffordsville, p 18, #128/118, William Conly,43 Va, farmer, $4000, $508, Mary,77 Va, Narcissa,25 Va,
. John Munsey,16 Va, farm laborer, James W.,16 Va, farm laborer.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Staffordsville Twp, p 10, #68/66, William Conley,57 Va, farmer, $2800, $327, Mary,87 Va, John Crain,44
. Va, farmer, --,$100, Narcissa,42 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Walkers Creek, p 81C, #291/301, Polly Conley,96 Va. Polly's name crossed out, and listed as "die" (died).
. (Her name was listed with son Wm Conley.)
. ? 1. Wesley Conley, b 4 Nov 1802 Montgomery Co, d 28 Oct 1883 Pope Co, Ill, m 6 Sep 1825 Montgomery Co, Va to Elizabeth
. Anderson, b 1806 Ill, d 1877 Pope Co. A deed states that Wesley was "now the only remaining representative of his deceased
. Mother who was the granddaughter of Francis Munsey". Wesley's youngest son George died in the Civil War.
. 1830 Montgomery Co census, p 60, Wesley Conley, 10001-20001.
. 1840 Pope Co, Ill census, p 181, Wesly Conley, 1100011-10101.
. 1850 Pope Co census, p 277, #403/403, Westly Conoly,48 Va, farmer, $300, Elizabeth,45 Ill, Jane,17 Ill, John,14 Ill, Nancy,13
. 13 Ill, James,10 Ill, Jonas,8 Ill, Giles,6 Ill, Andrew,6/12 Ill.
. 1850 Pope Co census, p 277, #402/402, William Conoly,24 Va, farmer, Nancy,24 Tenn, Mary,1 Ill, Sarah McDonald,37 Tenn,
. Isaac,19 Tenn.
. ? 2. Solomon Conley, m 6 Sep 1825 Montgomery Co to Mary Brown, Thomas Brown surety.
. 1830, 1840, and 1850 census', Solomon not located.
. 3. John Conley, b ca 1806-12 Giles Co, d 12 Nov 1881 Giles Co, m Cloa French, b ca 1803-08 Va, d 31 Oct 1887 Wolf Creek,
. Giles Co, age "87".
. John Conley, d 2/12 Nov 1881 Wolf Creek, Giles Co, age "84, s/o John and Mary Conley, spouse: Nancy Conley".
. An older Susannah and Nancy Conley were living with John in 1850 and 1860, and could be sisters or aunts. Or possibly Sus-
. annah was his mother, and John isn't a son of John and Mary above.
. 1840 Giles Co census, p 254, John Conley Jr, 21001-00100111.
. 1850 Giles Co census, 20th Dist, p 408, #566/560, John Conly,33, farming, Nancy,52, Clary,46, Guy,15, James,13, Isaac,11,
. John,9, Susanah,6, Susanah,65.
. 1860 Giles Co census, p 911, #977/898, John Conley,50, farm laborer, Chloe,52, Isaac,21, farm laborer, John,18, farm laborer,
. Susannah,15, domestic, Susannah Conley,75, superanuated, ---, $100, Nancy Conley,60, $1500, $100.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Twp, p 18, #126/126, John Conley,58 Va, farmer, $1000, $100, Cloe,67 Va, John S.,25 Va,
. works on farm, Rachel,23 Va.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Twp, p 18, #125/125, Isaac Conley,29 Va, farmer, Elizia,23 Va, Martha,3 Va.,
. 1870 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Twp, p 18, #127/127, James F. Conley,33 Va, farmer, --, $100, Elizia,30 Va, Nancy,8 Va,
. Isaac,5 Va, Almetia,6/12 Va, Susan,3 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Dist, p 24D, #121/122, John Conly,74 Va, laborer, Cloa,76 Va, Susan,26 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Dist, p 24D, #120/121, Jas F. Conly,42 Va, farmer, Lizzie,38 Va, Nancy,18 Va, Isaac,15 Va,
. Metie,12 Va, Susie,10 Va, Gordon,9 Va, Sherman,5 Va, Mary,1 Va.
. 4. William H. Conley, b ca 1815-19 Giles Co, d 23 Oct 1885 Pearisburg, Giles Co, "age 66, s/o John and Mary Conley, married".
. 1850 Giles Co census, 20th Dist, p 431, #880/873, William Conly,33, $200, living with his father.
. 1860 Giles Co census, Staffordsville, p 18, #128/118, William Conly,43 Va, farmer, $4000, $508, living with his mother.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Staffordsville Twp, p 10, #68/66, William Conley,51 Va, farmer, $2800, $327, Mary,87 Va, John Crain,
. 44 Va, farmer, --,$100, Narcissa,42 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Walkers Creek, p 81C, #291/301, Wm Conley,65 Va, farmer, Narcissa Crane,45 Va, Polly Conley,96 Va.
. Polly's name crossed out, and listed as "die" (died).
. 5. Skidmore Conley (Skid), b ca 1818-20 Giles Co, m Elsie Munsey (Ailsy,Alice), b ca 1817-20 Va, d 5 Jul 1885 Wolf Creek,
. Giles Co, "age 68, s/o Samuel (Sam) and Betsy (Bithe) Muncey, spouse S. Kilmare Conley, or J. Conley".
. 1850 Giles Co census, 20th Dist, p 411, #601/595, Skidmore Conley,30 Va, farmer, Elcey,30 Va, John W.,9 Va, James,7 Va,
. Ammaceta,6, Samuel,3.
. 1860 Giles Co census, Staffordsville, p 17, #125/115, Skdmore Conley,40 Va, farm tenant, --, $310, Elsie,40 Va, John,18 Va,
. farm laborer, James,17 Va, farm laborer, Emecitta,14 Va, Samuel,10 Va, Matilda,8 Va, Mary,5 Va, Sarah,2 Va.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Staffordsville Twp, p 268, #18/19, Skidmore Coney,52 Va, farmer, --, $275, Ailey,53 Va, Emerity,22
. Va, Tilda,20 Va, Mary,15 Va, Sallie,12 Va, Susan,9 Va, Margie,5 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Pearisburg Dist, p 25A, #130/131, Skid Conly,61 Va, laborer, Ailsy,63 Va, rheumatism, Emma C.,35 Va,
. Thos J. Hughes,24 Va (son-in-law), Mary,23 Va, Eligah Conly,1 Va (grandson), Elias,1 Va (grandson).
. 1900 census, family not located.
. a. John W. Conley, b ca 1841 Va. John L. Conley d 11 Apr 1889 Wolf Creek, Giles Co, "age 48, s/o John and Cloa Conley".
. b. James C. Conley, b ca 1843 Va. Killed in battle of New Market.
. c. Emmaceta Conley, b ca 1846 Va. Single.
. (1) Elijah Conley, b 15 Feb 1878 Giles Co, m May ___, b ca 1894 WVa.
. gs: Thomas A. Conley, email: email@example.com
. (2) Elias Conley, b 15 May 1878 Giles Co, d 10 Feb 1954 Princeton, Mercer Co, WVa, bur Clear Fork Cem, m Edna May
. Thompson, b ca 1884 Va, d/o James E. Thompson. Lived at Cheese Cake, Giles Co.
. d. Samuel F. Conley, b May 1850 Va, m(1) Hannah ____, b ca 1846 Va. Samuel m(2) ca 1892 to Lizza ____, b Apr 1860
. 1880 Giles Co census, Walker Creek, p 78A, #176/178, Samuel Conley,32 Va, works on farm, Hannah,34 Va, W.R.L.B.,13
. Va (son), works on farm, L.H.,7 Va (son), M.O.,6 Va (dau), Ellen,1 Va.
. 1900 Giles Co census,
. e. Matilda Elvira Conley (Tilda), b ca 1852 Va.
. f. Mary Conley, b ca 1855 Va.
. g. Sarah Conley (Sallie), b ca 1858 Va.
. h. Susan Conley, b ca 1861 Va.
. i. Margie Conley, b ca 1865 Va.
. 6. Russel F. Conley, b ca 1820-21 Giles Co, m Charlotte T. Lambert, b ca 1817-18 Va, d 1860's.
. 1850 Giles Co census, 20th Dist, p 413, 639/632, Russell Conley (?30), farmer, Chartia,32, Joseph H.,6, Hugh E.,4, Susanah
. A.,2, Isaac E.,4/12.
. 1860 Pulaski Co, Va census, Western Dist, p 48, #312/308, Russel F. Conley,39 Va, laborer, --, $50, Charlott T.,43 Va, Joseph
. H.,14 Va, laborer, Hugh E.,14 Va, Susan (?A.),12 Va, Isaac E.,10 Va, Geo S.,8 Va.
. 1870 Pulaski Co census, Wassee Twp, p 56, #88/82, Russel Conley,49 Va, farm laborer, Susan A.,21 Va, Isaac E.,19 Va, farm
. laborer, George St C.,18 Va, farm laborer, Mattie J. Tracey,16 Va, William E.,14 Va, David K. French,19 Va, farm laborer.
. 1880 census, family not located.
. 7. Allen Conley, b ca 1825-30 Giles Co, m Martha ____, b ca 1836-48 Va.
. 1860 Giles Co census, Staffordsville, p 8, #57/55, Allen Conley,30 Va, day laborer, Martha,24 Va, Mary,11/12 Va.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Staffordsville Twp, p 10, #69/67, Allen Conley,34 Va, Martha,(?22) Va, Mary,10 Va, Caperton,8 Va,
. Ann,6 Va, William,5 Va, Samuel,3 Va, John,1 Va.
. 1880 Giles Co census, Walker Creek, p 78A, #175/177, Allen Conley,55 Va, works on farm, Martha,35 Va, Mary,18 Va, Cap-
. erton,19 Va, works on farm, Annie,16 Va, Samuel,13 Va, works on farm, John,11 Va, works on farm, Norah,9 Va, Liza,6
. Va, Isabella,5 Va.
. 8. Narcissa Conley, b ca 1828-35 Giles Co, m John Crain, b ca 1826 Va.
. 1870 Giles Co census, Staffordsville Twp, p 10, #68/66, John Crain,44 Va, farmer, --,$100, Narcissa,42 Va, living with William
. 1880 Giles Co census, Walkers Creek, p 81C, #291/301, Narcissa Crane,45 Va (married), living with Wm Conley.
. Note: Elizabeth Burton (Conley), d 8/9 Apr 1889 Wolf Creek, Giles Co, "age 49, d/o James F. Conley".
. Robert Conley, d 6 Dec 1890 Knot, Tazewell Co, Va, "age 65, s/o James and Eliza Conley".
. David Milton Conley, d 17 Dec 1860 Wolf Creek, Giles Co, "b Giles Co, age 3, s/o Jas F. and Eliza Conley".
. C.T. Conley (Sauders), b 19 Sep 1870 Pulaski Co, Va, "age 53, d/o J.B. Sanders, spouse Rufus Conley".
. Ref: 1. I don't have the evidence for the above list of children, which was taken from "The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky", p
. 554. That information came originally from Glenn Conley, 316 So. Douglas Ave, Belleville, Ill 62221. The addition of
. Solomon Conley as a possible s/o John Conley is my speculation. Glenn Conley was b 28 Apr 1927, d 12 May 1999
. (SSDI 355-16-9237 Ill), with LR: Belleville, Saint Clair Co, Ill 62220 and was a s/o Roy Hubert Conley who lived in
. East St Louis, Ill.
. 2. Janet Sloan's email: firstname.lastname@example.org She is a descendant of Wesley Conley, above, and a d/o Glenn Conley,
. in Ref 1.