.          Joseph Conley, c1798 - 1857+, prob s/o David Conley
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

C5   Joseph Conley,5                                                                                                                                               ?  C   (David,4)
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.            b ca 1798 Va; d after 1857.
.            m 22 Mar 1827 Floyd Co, Ky to Susannah Jones, b ca 1807 Tenn.

.            Joseph moved to Greenup Co, Ky in the late 1830's, and supposedly moved to De Kalb Co, Ind ca 1846 acc to a descendant, but
.            he was listed in the 1850 Greenup Co census, and tax lists until 1857.

.            1818, 5 May: Floyd Co: Joseph Conley signed marriage bond for Sampson Conley.
.            1820 Floyd Co census, p 31, Joseph Conley, 001110-00010.
.                     (the male listed in the 16-18 and 16-26 bracket is prob Carter Conley)
.            1820, 17 Jan: Floyd Co Deed Bk B, p 108, rec 21 Feb: Christopher Patton deeded 30 acres on Middle Creek branch of Sandy to
.                      Joseph Conley for $50, signed by Christopher Patton.
.            1822, 25 Jan: Floyd Co Deed Bk B, p 296, rec 27 Apr: Joseph Conley deeded 30 acres on Middle Creek branch of Sandy to Elias
.                      Briggs for $175.  Deed signed by Joseph Conley, wit Constantine Connely.
.            1825, 6 Jun: Floyd Co Deed Bk B, p 433: William Nain deeded 30 acres on Middle Creek to Joseph Conley.  wit Carter Conley.
.            1828 Floyd Co Order Bk 5, p 250; Bk 6, p 770; Bk 12, p 419: Joseph Conley appointed surveyor.
.            1830 Floyd Co census, p 86, Joseph Conley, 1000010000-0000100011.  (listed adjacent to Sampson Conley; probably the older
.                     male and female are his parents David and Susannah)
.            1832 Floyd Co Order Bk 6, p 85, 97: Joseph Conley "indulged until next court".
.            1835, 1 May: Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 22, rec 2 May: Joseph Conley deeded 30 acres on Middle Creek a branch of Sandy to
.                      Charles Jones.  signed by Joseph Conly.
.            1836, 14 Apr: Ky Land Warrants Bk I-2, p 257: 100 acres surveyed for Joseph Conley on M Fk Middle Cr in Floyd Co.
.            1837 Floyd Co tax list, p 8, line 1, Joseph Conley, 50 A on Midl Creek, 1 WM > 21.
.            1840 Greenup Co, Ky census, p 252, Joseph Conley, 101101-1020010001.
.            1841 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Connelly, 1 WM > 21, 3 horses - $170, total value - $170.
.            1842 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Connelly, 1 WM > 21, 2 horses - $100, total value - $100.
.                     (an Asa Connelly was also listed in this tax list, 1 WM > 21, 3  horses - $100, total value - $100)
.            1843 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 8 cattle, 4 horses - $120, 5 child 7-17, total value - $120.
.            1844 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 8 cattle, 7 horses - $140, 3 child 7-17, total value - $140.
.            1845 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 100 acres on "B Woak" - $100, 5 cattle, 3 horses - $60, 5 child 7-17, total
.                     value - $160.
.            1846 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Connelly, 1 WM > 21, 100 acres on Tigart - $100, 8 cattle, 4 horses - $100, 4 child 7-17, total
.                     value - $200.
.            1847 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Connelly, 1 WM > 21.
.            1848 Greenup Co tax list, "James" Connelly, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on B Fork - $300, 4 horses - $100, 4 child 5-16, total value -
.                     $200.  (James, Jno, Samp, "James", Carter, Carter Jr listed adjacently; "James" is most likely Joseph, since he was the only
.                     Conley land holder, in any of the Greenup Co tax lists prior to 1850)
.            1849 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conly, 1 WM > 21, 100 acres - $300, 5 cattle - $15, 2 horses - $60, 6 child 5-16, total value -
.                     $375.  (Joseph and Carter listed adjacently)
.            1850 Greenup Co census, 1st Dist, Sect 1, p 248, #439/446, Joseph Conley,52 Va, farmer, $400, Susan,43 Tenn, Carter,22 Va,
.                     Elizabeth,19 Ky, Jas,16 Ky, Nancy,16 Ky, David,14 Ky, Susan,12 Ky, Joseph,9 Ky, John,6 Ky, Wm,4 Ky, Adam Beav-
.                     aner,33 Germ, laborer, M. Burkhurt,24 Germ, laborer.
.            1850 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 100 acres on Tygart Creek - $400, 2 horses - $100, 4 child 5-16, total val-
.                     ue - $500.  (Carter Jr, Joseph, Sampson listed adjacently)
.            1851 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on B Fork - $500, 2 horses - $100, 6 cattle - $20, 4 child 5-16,
.                     total value - $1010.  (Joseph, Carter listed adjacently)
.            1852 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on BW Oak - $500, 2 horses - $120, 50 hogs > 6 mos, 4 child 5-
.                     16, total value - $1120.
.                     (Joseph, Carter, Sampson, James, "Joseph" listed adjacently; the 2nd Joseph is prob John, s/o Sampson)
.            1853 no Greenup Co tax list
.            1854 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on Big White Oak - $700, 2 horses - $165, 10 hogs > 6 mos -
.                     $95, 4 child 6-18, total value - $1760.
.            1855 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on Schultz - $800, 2 horses - $200, 3 cattle, 4 hogs > 6 mos, 4
.                     child 6-18, total value - $1000.  (Joseph, Carter, James listed adjacently)
.            1856 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 200 acres on Brushy Fork - $800, 2 horses - $100, 3 cattle, 3 child 6-18,
.                     total value - $1083.  (Joseph, James listed adjacently)
.            1857 Greenup Co tax list, Joseph Conley, 1 WM > 21, 300 acres on Big White Oak - $620, 2 horses - $175, 2 cattle, 4 child 6-18,
.                     total value - $860.  (Joseph, James, Carter listed adjacently)
.            1860 census, Joseph not located.            

.            issue:

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1.   Carter Conley, b ca 1825-29 Ky, m(1) Lucinda Jane Lowder, m(2) Mrs Nancy McClasky.
.                  Apparently moved to Lee Co, Iowa briefly about 1858, but all of his census and tax records are in Greenup Co.

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2.   Elizabeth Conley, b ca 1831-32 "Greenup Co", m 30 Aug 1855 Greenup Co to George W. Jones, b ca 1829 Carter Co.  Bond
.                  with Joseph Conley Aug ?1854.

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3.   James Conley, b ca 1833-34 Ky, m Jane Mitchel.

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4.   Nancy Conley, b ca 1834-37 Greenup Co, m 25 Sep 1859 Greenup Co to William Roberts, b ca 1837 Greenup Co.
.                  1860 Switzerland Co census, Ind, Posey Twp, p 12, #81/79, Wm Roberts,23 Ky, farmer, ---, $200, Nancy,25 Va, Caster Con-
.                           lay,35 Ky, farmer. (Caster was prob her 1st cousin
Carter Conley (#C21))

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5.   David Conley, b ca 1836 Ky.
.                  Poss same as the following, but no proof:
.                  1860 Clark Co, Mo census, Desman Twp, p 591, #307/307, David Conley,24 Ky, laborer, living with J. Z. and Salina D.
                      Barnett.

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6.   Susan Conley, b ca 1838 Ky.  She supposedly m at "age 16, in De Kalb Co, Ind" to William Jasper Knapp, b 12 May 1830.
.                  according to a ggc: Terri Thompson, email:
DONANDTERRI@aol.com   
.                  The following census' are for the same family, but Susan's birth place and age inconsistent with her being Joseph Conley's dau:
.                  1860 De Kalb Co, Ind census, Richland Twp, p 122, #954/897, William J. Knapp,30 NY, farmer, ---, $75, Susan,26 NY,
.                           George H.,7 Ind, Arther,5 Ind, Ester,3 Ind, Amanda,2 Ind.
.                  1870 census, family not located.
.                  1880 Guthrie Co, Iowa census, Jackson Twp, p 107B, #48/49, William J. Knapp,50 NY, farmer, Pauline,47 NY, Lincoln,20
.                           Ind, helps farm, William J. Jr,17 Ind, helps farm, Walter O.,15 Ind, helps farm, Thomas L.,13 Ind, Charley,11 Iowa, Ella,
.                           23 Ind (dau, wid/div), Mabel,1 Iowa (granddau).
.                  1900 Guthrie Co census, Valley Twp, ED 66, sheet 5A, #105/105, William J. Knapp, Mar 1830 NY, farmer, Susan P., Feb
.                           1833 NY (marr 47 yrs, 10 ch, 8 living).

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7.   Joseph Conley, b ca 1841 Ky.

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8.   John D. Conley, b ca 1844-45 Greenup Co, m Elizabeth Jane McDowell (Jane).

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9.   William Conley, b Sep 1846 Greenup Co, m Nancy Jane England.
.                  Moved to  Kenton Co, Ky.
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