.              Benjamin Conley, 1880 - 1965, s/o David Conley
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C1522   Benjamin Conley,8                                                                            C152    (David,7,William,6,David,5,?David,4)
.
.                   "Ben"
.                     b 6 Mar 1880 Knott Co, Ky; d 14 Jan 1965 Waverly, Pike Co, Ohio.
.                     m(1) Izana Oliver, b 9 Apr 1887 Breathitt Co, Ky, d 5 Mar 1923 Magoffin Co, Ky, "age 24, of child birth, d/o James Oliver
.                              and Polly Shephard", bur David Conley Cem.  See
image of her death certificate below, informant Dave Conley.
.                     m(2) Minnie Lorraine Cable, b 8 Mar 1892 Cherokee, NC, d 17 Feb 1967 Scioto Co, Ohio (SSDI 285-48-0477 Ohio).

.                     Minnie's LR: Lucasville, Scioto Co, Ohio 45648.

.                     1900 Breathitt Co census, Spring fork, ED 7, sheet 8A, #124/124, Izana, Apr 1887 Ky (dau, marr 1 yr), Ben Conley, Mar
.                              1880 Ky (son-in-law, marr 1 yr), farm labor, living with James and Polly Oliver.
.                     1910 Magoffin Co, Ky census, Trace fork pct, ED 109, sheet 2B, #32/32, Ben J. Conley,30 Ky, farmer, gen farm, Izany,23
.                              Ky (marr 10 yrs, 4 ch, 4 living), Seward,8 Ky, Laura,6 Ky, Kelly,4 Ky, Ida,2 Ky.
.                     1918, 12 Sep: Magoffin Co, Ky: WW I draft registration card: Ben Coneley, b 6 Mar 1880, age 38; of Coneley, Magoffin Co;
.                               occup: farming; nearest relative: Lizana Coneley; described as medium height and build, blue eyes, brown hair.
.                     1920 Magoffin Co census, Ivyton Pct 3, ED 78, sheet 3A, #41/41, Ben Conley,39 Ky, farmer, general farm, Izana,32 Ky,
.                              Ceward,18 Ky, Laura,16 Ky, Kelly,13 Ky, Ida,12 Ky, Mary,9 Ky, Lacy,8 Ky, Stella,5 Ky, May,3 2/12 Ky.
.                     1930 Pike Co, Ky census, Pct 9, ED 98-8, sheet 41B, #678/697, Ben Conley,56 Ky (marr age 21), farmer, general farm, Min-
.                              nie,37 Ky (marr age 18), Locy,18 Ky, laborer, farm, Julia,9 Ky, Troy,10/12 Ky,
.                     1940 census, family not located.
.                     1942, 27 Apr: Portsmouth, Scioto Co, Ohio: WW II draft registration card: Benjaimon Conley, b 6 Mar 1880 Knot Co, Ky,
.                               age 62; of Morgon, Scioto Co, Ohio; contact: Oscor Lemaster; occup: farmer; described as 5' 6", 140 lbs, blue eyes,
.                               brown hair, light complexion.

.                     issue:

.                     
1.   Cevard Conley, b 14 Apr 1901 Ky, d Jun 1973 (SSDI 309-18-0158 Ind)), bur Rensselaer, Ind, m Cora Smith, b 4 Mar
.                           1903 Ky, d Apr 1985 (SSDI 314-22-2662 Ind), d/o Brice Smith and Ritta Conley.
.                           Cevard's LR: Rensselaer, Jasper Co, Ind 47978.  Cora's LR: Medaryville, Pulaski Co, Ind 47957.
.                           1930 Breathitt Co census, Spring Fork, ED 18-12, sheet 8A, #256/256, Cevard Conley,29 Ky (marr age 21), farmer, gene-
.                                    ral farm, Cory,27 Ky (marr age 19), Warona,7 Ky, Verlie,5 Ky, Carney,3 Ky, Earney,6/12 Ky, Deaney,6/12 Ky,
.                                    Mabel,13 Ky (sister).
.                           1940 Jasper Co, Ind census, Barkley Twp, ED 37-1, sheet 8B, #128, Cebard Conley,38 Ky, farm labor, potato farm,
.                                    Kora,37 Ky, farm operator, fruit farm, Verna,18 Ky, Vurtis,17 Ky, Ernie,10 Ky, Dennie,10 Ky, Herman,7 Ky,
.                                    Therman,5 Ky, Hurley,3 Ky, Barbara,1 Ky.  [Family was living in Breathitt Co, Ky in 1935.]
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   Warona Conley, b ca 1923 Ky.  Not listed in 1940 census.
.                           
b.   Vertis Conley, b 11 Apr 1925 Breathitt Co, d 15 Jun 2004 Lake Co, Ind (SSDI 314-22-2905 Ind), m ____ Noble.
.                                 Her LR: Winamac, Pulaski Co, Ind 46996.
.                           
c.   Vernus Conley, b 3 Feb 1926 Breathitt Co.
.                           
d.   Ernie Conley, b 12 Oct 1929 Magoffin Co, d 30 Sep 1997 (SSDI 305-30-2909 Ind), m(1) Eva ____, m(2) Shirley
.                                 ____, m(3) Thelma Martin.  Ernie's LR: Medaryville, Pulaski Co, Ind 47957.
.                                 issue: (by Shirley) Wayne; Lacy; Charlene.
.                           
e.   Denny Conley, b 12 Oct 1929 Magoffin Co, m 12 Dec 1953 San Angelo, Tex to Ada Josephine Mills.
.                                 issue: Sharon Kay; Connie Sue; Ellen Denise; Ben Brice.
.                           
f.    Herman Conley, b 9 Sep 1932 Magoffin Co, d 25 Jun 2008 (SSDI Ind), m Mary Gwen Whitson.
.                                  His LR: Cantonment, Escambia Co, Fla 32533.
.                                  issue: Mike
.                           
g.   Therman Conley, b 5 Jan 1935 Magoffin Co, m Joan Randle.
.                                  issue: Bryan Lee
.                           
h.   Hurley Conley, b ca 1937 Ind, m Vivian Milligan.
.                                  issue: Carnal Faye; John; Verna Lynn; Jerry; Jason.
.                           
i.    Barbara Conley, b ca 1939 Ind.
.                           
j.    Raymond Conley, m Katharine ____.
.                           
k.   Roby Conley, m 1 Aug 1970 Jasper Co, Ind to Patricia Marion, b 23 Aug 1951 Jasper Co, d 10 Feb 2009 Pulaski Co,
.                                  Ind.
.                                  issue: Mable Jean, m Frank Goodwin; Perry Dean.

.                     
2.   Laura Conley, b 24 Dec 1903 Ky, d 12 May 1984 (SSDI 274-22-8100 Ind), m John Milton Edwards (Milton), b ca 1903
.                           Ga.  Her LR and LB: Rensselaer, Jasper Co, Ind 47978.

.                     
3.   Kelly Conley, b 13 Jan 1906 Ky, d Jan 1988 (SSDI 307-12-6059 Ind), m Arlie Caskey, b 5 Nov 1906 Ky, d 12 Jan 1993
.                           (SSDI 305-30-3391 Ind), d/o Harlan Caskey and Pearlie Fannin.
.                           Kelly's and Arlie's LR: Rensselaer, Jasper Co,  Ind 47978.
.                           1930 Knott Co, Ky census, Elm rock Pct, ED 60-7, sheet 1A, Kelly Conley,23 Ky (marr age 21), farmer, general farm,
.                                    Arlie,22 Ky, Ndine,4/12 Ky.
.                           1940 Jasper Co, Ind census, Barkley Twp, ED 37-1, sheet 7B, #114, Kelly Conly,34 Ky, laborer, road construction, Arlie,
.                                    33 Ky, Nadine,10 Ky, Omy,8 Ky, Stella,6 Ky, Claudie,4 Ky, Loella,1 Ind.  [Family was living in Knott Co, Ky in
.                                    1935.]
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   (female) Conley, b and d 11 Sep 1928 Magoffin Co.
.                           
b.   Nadine Conley, b 12 Nov 1929 Knott Co.
.                           
c.   Naomi Conley (Omy), b 25 Aug 1931 Breathitt Co.
.                           
d.   Stella Conley, b 18 Sep 1933 Knott Co.
.                           
e.   Claude Conley, b 14 Oct 1935 Knott Co, m Glenda Osborne.
.                                 issue: Beverly; Arthur; Phyllis; Anita; Kelly; Mike; Sarah; Jimmy; Claudia; Jessica.
.                           
f.    Louella Conley, b ca 1939 Ind, m 16 Sep 1955 to Bufford Von DeBoard, b 16 Jul 1934 Floyd Co, d 12 Feb 2008
.                                  (SSDI Ind).  His LR: Wheatfield, Jasper Co, Ind 46392.
.                           
g.    Mary Jane Conley.  
.                           
h.   Oakley Conley.   
.                           
i.    Julia Conley.  

.                     
4.   Ida Conley, b 9 Nov 1908 Ky, m Homer Griffey.

.                     
5.   Mary Conley, b 19 Aug 1910 Ky, d 9 Feb 1993 (SSDI 307-22-3482 Ind), m(1) Jim Miller.  She m(2) Fred Oliver, s/o
.                           Johnny Oliver and Winnie Oliver.  Mary's LR: Wheatfield, Jasper Co, Ind 46392.

.                     
6.   Lacy Conley, b 28 Sep 1912 Greenup, Ky, d 23 Apr 1966 Jasper Co, Ind (SSDI 400-16-9062 Ky), m 16 May 1934 to
.                           Sarah Alice Messer, b 29 Jan 1919 Knott Co, d 23 Apr 1966 Jasper  Co, d/o Moses Messer and Pearlie Fannin.
.                           1940 Jasper Co, Ind census, Barkley Twp, ED 37-1, sheet 9B, #140, Lacy Conley,27 Ky, farm laborer, farm, Sarah,21
                              Ky, Jorlie,4 Ky, Hermal,3 Ky, Finas,1 Ind, Ida,2/12 Ind.
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   Jorlie Conley, b 19 Jun 1935 Knott Co, d 11 Feb 1970 Jasper Co (not in SSDI), m 27 Apr 1963 to Wanda Greer.
.                           
b.   Hermal Conley, b 22 Feb 1937 Knott Co, d 30 Mar 1959 Jasper Co, m William Shepherd.
.                           
c.   Finas Conley, b 4 Jul 1938 Knott Co, d 8 Apr 2008 Jasper Co (SSDI Ind), m 14 Apr 1962 to Daisy Hopkins.
.                                 His LR: Rensselaer, Jasper Co, Ind 47978.  He was Phineas in the Ky birth rec index.
.                                 issue:
.                                 
(1)  LaShenia Conley, b 1 Nov 1962.
.                                 
(2)  Janeena Conley, b 18 Mar 1964, m ____ Ricks.
.                                 
(3)  Freda May Conley, b 19 Jun 1965, m Tony Marshall.
.                                 
(4)  Nerissa Gay Conley, b 9 Apr 1967, d 10 Feb 1971.
.                                 
(5)  Finas Ray Conley, b 2 Jun 1968.
.                           
d.   Ida Conley, b 3 Feb 1940 Ind, m(1) Lee Campbell, m(2) ____ Billings.
.                           
e.   Elmer Conley, b 29 Mar 1941 Knott Co, m 2 Nov 1963 to Sandra Nance.
.                                 issue:
.                                 
(1)  Wendy Conley, b 9 Jan 1969.
.                                 
(2)  Krista Conley, b 13 Jan 1971.
.                                 
(3)  Samantha Conley.  
.                           
f.   Tennie Conley, b 26 Oct 1942, d 13 Apr 2005 (SSDI Ind), m Ray Patton.  Her LR: Rensselaer, Jasper Co, Ind 47978.
.                           
g.   Delmas Conley, b 3 Nov 1944 Jasper Co, m Sharon Fontaine.
.                                 issue:
.                                 
(1)  Randy Conley, b 9 Sep 1964.
.                                 
(2)  Tama Conley, b 4 Aug 1968.
.                                 
(3)  Tonya Conley, b 5 Sep 1971.
.                           
h.   Loretta Conley, b 25 Sep 1946 Knott Co, d 9 Oct 1971 Jasper Co (SSDI 315-42-6349), m Neil Myers.
.                           
i.    Lottie Conley, b 5 Jun 1948 Porter Co, Ind, m Hector DeleSantos.
.                           
j.    Benjamin Conley, b 30 Jul 1950 Jasper Co, m Terri Garling.
.                                  issue:  Greg; Lisa
.                           
k.   Paul Edward Conley, b 16 Sep 1951 Jasper Co, m(1) 24 Oct 1970 to Kathi K. Warran, b 21 Oct 1953.  He m(2) 17
.                                 Jul 1999 to his 1st cousin Connie Horsley, d/o ____ Horsley and Jessie Jean Conley (d/o
Benjamin Conley
.                                 (#C1522)).
.                                 issue: (of Kathi)
.                                 
(1)  Melissa Jo Conley, b 15 Nov 1971, m 15 Nov 2001 to Michael Lenz.
.                                 
(2)  Jennifer Dawn Conley, b 8 Jan 1975,
.                            
l.   Lewis Daniel Conley, b 23 Apr 1953, d 25 Apr 1996 (SSDI 305-54-7725 Ind), m(1) Carol Shepherd, m(2) Denise
.                                 Schultz.  His LR: Winamac, Pulaski Co, Ind 46996.

.                     
7.   Stella Conley, b 21 Sep 1914 Magoffin Co, d May 1987 (SSDI 291-40-4555 Ohio), m Millard Smallwood, b 15 Mar
.                           1902, d 11 Oct 1992 (SSDI 405-01-9069 Ky).  Her LR: Lucasville, Scioto Co, Ohio 45648.  His LR: Chillicothe, Ross Co,
.                           Ohio 45601.

.                     
8.   Mabel Conley, b 9 Oct 1916 Magoffin Co, d 22 Jan 1998 Pike Co, Ohio (SSDI 287-12-5482 Ohio), m 16 Apr 1935 to
.                           Denver Paul Mullins, b 4 Mar 1912, d 25 Sep 1979 Pike Co (SSDI 278-05-2147 Ohio).
.                           Mabel's and Denver's LR: Piketon, Pike Co 45661.
.                           1930 Breathitt Co census, Spring Fork, ED 18-12, sheet 8A, #256/256, Mabel Conley,13 Ky (sister), living with Cevard
.                                    Conley.

.                     
9.   Elby Conley, stillborn.

.                   
10.   Julia Conley, b 30 Mar 1920 Magoffin Co, d Nov 1985 (SSDI 286-24-8829 Ohio), m(1) 8 Mar 1939 to Herman Wil-
.                           liams.  She m(2) 14 Sep 1951 to Tom Hiles.  Julia's LR: Piketon, Pike Co 45661.

.                   
11.   Elvey Conley, stillborn.

.                   
12.   Lucy Conley, stillborn.

.                   
13.   Troy Conley, b 2 May 1929 Pike Co, m 9 Aug 1952 to Marie Day, b 24 Mar 1924 Knott Co, d 24 Jul 2009 Scioto Co,
.                           Ohio (SSDI Ky), d/o Shelly Day and Essie Hall.  Her LR Lucasville, Scioto Co 45648.
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   Sharon K. Conley, m ____ McKinley.
.                           
b.   Joyce Ann Conley, m Don Gannon.
.                           
c.   Troy Dale Conley, m Debbie ____.

.                   
14.   Lottie E. Conley, b 23 Aug 1931 Pike Co, Ky, d 26 Feb 2005 (SSDI Ohio), m 21 Jan 1950 Greenup Co, Ky to Richard
.                           Rucker.  Her LR: Lucasville, Scioto Co, Ohio 45648.

.                   
15.   Lessie Conley, b and d 8 Dec 1933 Pike Co, Ky.

.                   
16.   Jessie Jean Conley, b 8 Dec 1933 Pike Co, Ky, m 12 Aug 1984 to Harold D. Rowe, b 17 Sep 1937 Pike Co, d 16 Oct
.                           2002 (SSDI 404-46-7222 Ky).  She m(2) ____ Horsley.  Her LR: Lucasville, Scioto Co, Ohio 45648.
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   Connie Horsley, m 17 Jul 1999 to her 1st cousin Paul Edward Conley, b 16 Sep 1951 Jasper Co, s/o Lacy Conley
.                                 (s/o
Benjamin Conley (#C1522)) and Sarah Alice Messer.

.                   
17.   Benjamin Conley, b 14 Aug 1935 Pike Co, Ky, d age 14 mos.

.                   
18.   Sam Lewis Conley, b 1 Dec 1938 Pike Co, Ky, m Linda Altman, b 28 Nov 1941.
.                           issue:
.                           
a.   Carolyn Conley, b 17 Jan 1962, m Mark Powell.
.                           
b.   David Conley, b 18 Jun 1965.
.                           
c.   Scott Conley, b 15 Nov 1971.












.                    Ref:  1. "
The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky", 1984, Magoffin County Historical Society, Vol II, p 435-441.   
.                                   More on descendants of above.
.                             2.   Doug Conley's website:
www.conleycorner.com, email: conley_corner@yahoo.com
.                                   website: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~conleycorner/   
.