.                John Connelly/Connely/Conley, c1775 - 1850s
.                          possibly related to Thomas Conley
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

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
.           Francis.

.           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.,
.                    7.
.           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.)

.           issue:

.      ?   
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.

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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.

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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".
.                 Single.
.                 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).

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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.
.                 issue:
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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".
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b.   James C. Conley, b ca 1843 Va.  Killed in battle of New Market.
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c.   Emmaceta Conley, b ca 1846 Va.  Single.
.                       issue:
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(1)  Elijah Conley, b 15 Feb 1878 Giles Co, m May ___, b ca 1894 WVa.
.                              gs: Thomas A. Conley, email:
taconley@naxs.net   
.                       
(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.
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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
.                       Va.
.                       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,
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e.   Matilda Elvira Conley (Tilda), b ca 1852 Va.
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f.   Mary Conley, b ca 1855 Va.
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g.  Sarah Conley (Sallie), b ca 1858 Va.
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h.  Susan Conley, b ca 1861 Va.
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i.   Margie Conley, b ca 1865 Va.

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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.

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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.

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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
.                          Conley.
.                 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:
jsloanex@hotmail.com   She is a descendant of Wesley Conley, above, and a d/o Glenn Conley,
.                           in Ref 1.
.