|. Edmund Conley, 1775 - 1865, s/o Capt Henry Conley
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
D1 Edmund Conley,5 D (Henry,4)
. b 2 Jun 1775 NC; d 1865 Magoffin Co, Ky.
. m(1) in NC to Lydia Joynes, d/o Thomas Joynes (Joines) and Mary Caudill. There is no proof of this marriage, just family tradi-
. tion. Edmund's son William's death rec lists his mother as "Rachiel". Thomas Joines also had a dau Rachel. It is possible
. that Rachael was Edmund's 1st wife, not Lydia, or perhaps Rachel was a 2nd wife.
. m(2) 16 Apr 1835 Floyd Co, Ky to Nancy Ann Tackett, b ca 1795 Tenn or Va.
. 1795, 23 Jul, rec 1 Jan 1798, Warrant #1596: Edmund Connelly obtained 50 acre land grant in Wilkes Co, NC from State of NC
. for 30 shillings.
. 1797 Edmund Conley signed petition in Roaring River, Wilkes Co, NC.
. 1798 Edmund Conley purchased 200 acres in Wilkes Co.
. 1800 Wilkes Co census, p 33, Edmnd Conly, 10100-10100-00.
. 1802, 3 Aug and 6 Aug: Wilked Co court records: Edmund Connely (Conley) listed in road crews.
. 1802, 30 Sep: Ashe Co, NC Deed Bk V, p 580, rec Nov 1802: Edmund Connelly deeded 50 acres on Brushy Fork of Little River
. to Henry Johnson for 20 pounds.
. 1806, 27 Oct: Wilkes Co Deed Bk F, p 1, rec Feb 1808: Thomas Conley deeded 200 acres on the S Fork of Roaring River to Ed-
. mund Conley for $120.
. 1807, 4 Nov: Wilkes Co Deed Bk G-H, p 281, rec Feb 1812: Edmond Conley sold 50 acres on Dehart's Branch of Cane Creek,
. waters of Roaring River, to Hezekiah Sebastian for 15 pounds.
. 1807 Edmund Conley was power of attorney for the sale of Henry and Thomas Conley's land on the Roaring River in Wilkes Co.
. 1810 Wilkes Co census, p 852, Edmund Conley, 31010-11010
. (listed nearby: Thomas Jines, 12101-00201)
. 1811, 18 Nov: Wilkes Co Deed Bk G-H, p 452, rec Jan 1814: Edmund Connelly was witness to deed.
. 1820 Floyd Co, Ky census, p 35, Edmund Conley, 211201-01110.
. 1824, 18 Sep: Ky Land Warrants Bk R, p 25: 50 acres surveyed for Edmond Conley on Fk Paint Cr in Floyd Co.
. 1826, 17 Apr: Floyd Co Deed Bk C, p 93: Henry Conley Sen deeded 30 acres on Paint Creek to Edmon Conley for $300. signed
. Henry Conley. wit John Roberson, Tomas Conley, Constantine Conley.
. 1827, 20 Sep: Floyd Co Deed Bk C, p 94, rec 17 Mar 1828: Edmond Conly deeded 25 acres on State Road Fork of Paint Creek to
. Zechariah Salyer for $200. signed Edmond Conley (X). wit James Remy, Spencer Hill, Daniel Remy.
. 1830 Floyd Co census, p 103, Edmund Conley Sr, 0012001-00101001. (listed adjacent was David Conley Jr, 10001-0001)
. 1834, 5 Feb: Ky Land Warrants Bk L-2, p 367: 50 acres surveyed for Edmund Conly on Oil Spring Fk in Floyd Co (?Sr or Jr).
. 1834, 6 Feb: Ky Land Warrants Bk L-2, p 378: 50 acres surveyed for Edmund Conley on Stufy Br in Floyd Co.
. 1836, 1 Apr: Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 109, rec 16 Aug: Henry Conley deeded 20 acres on the Oil Spring Fork of Paint Creek to
. Edmond Conley for $120. signed Henry Conley (X). wit Edmond Conley, Henry Conley, John Hitchcock.
. 1837 Floyd Co tax list, p 9, line 21, Edmund Conley Sr, 1 WM > 21. (listed nearby was David Conley Jr)
. 1838, 5 May: Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 254, rec 12 May: Edmond Conley deeded 25 acres on the State Road Fork of Paint Creek to
. Jacob Salurs for $150. signed Edmund Conley (X). wit Daniel Litrell, Edmond Connely, Joshua Parker, Hariston Littrell.
. 1838 Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 229, rec 24 Mar: W.I. Williams and wife Sarah E. of Nicholas Co, Ky deeded 500 acres on Oil Spring
. Fork of Paint Creek to Edmond Conley.
. 1840 Floyd Co census, p 282, Edmund Conly, 0111001-011001. (ages wrong, but this must be him, since the other was Edmund
. 1840 Floyd Co tax list, p 6, line 5, Edmund Conley Sr, "B" acres on S.R. Fork, 1 WM > 21, 2 child 7-17.
. 1840, 11 Nov: Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 461, rec 11 Feb 1841: Edmnd Conley Sr deeded 35 acres on the Oil Spring Fork of Paint
. Creek to David Conley for $300. signed Edmund Conly (X). wit Henry Salyers, Jacob Conley, Jacob Salyers.
. 1841 Floyd Co tax list, p 5, line 21, Edmund Conley Sr, 200 acres on L Paint, 1 WM > 21, 2 child 7-17.
. 1841, 6 Dec: Floyd Co Deed Bk D, p 510, rec "17 Aug 1841": Edmon Conley Sr deeded 100 acres "to the big road a stake leading
. from Paintsville to Licking Station" to George Williams for $75. signed Edmon Conley (X). wit W. P. Simer, Robert Tacket.
. 1842 Floyd Co tax list, p 4, line 42, Edmund Conley "Jr", 700 acres on Pigeon Cr, 1 WM > 21. (another Edmund Conley "Jr" list-
. ed with 4 ch 7-17, which fits his son, so the one on line 42 is apparently Edmund Sr)
. 1843 Floyd Co tax list, Edmund Conley, 50 acres on State Road Fork - $250, and another tract on State Road Fork - $100, 1 WM
. > 21, 2 horses - $100, 3 child 5-16, total value - $550.
. 1844 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sr, 500 acres on Licking & Paint - $200, 1 WM > 21, 3 horses - $100, total value - $300.
. 1845 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sr, 500 acres on Paint Creek - $300, 1 WM > 21, 5 horses - $130, 4 child 5-16, total
. value - $430.
. 1846 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sr, 500 acres on Little Paint - $300, 1 WM > 21, 4 horses - $120, 1 child 5-16, total
. value - $420.
. 1848 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sn, 500 acres on Paint & Licking - $300, 1 WM > 21, 2 horses - $60, 3 child 5-16, total
. value - $360.
. 1849 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sn, 400 acres on Oil Spring Fork - $200, 1 WM > 21, 2 horses - $60, 3 child 5-16, total
. value - $360.
. 1849, 3 Feb: Johnson Co Deed Bk A, p 442, rec 10 Oct 1850: Edmund Conley Sr and wife Nancy deeded 100 acres on left hand
. fork of the State Road Fork of Licking to William Gullett for $130. signed Edmund Conley (X) and Nancy Conley (X). wit
. C.W. Friend, Christopher Gullett, W.J. Coffee.
. 1850 Johnson Co census, p 101, #281/281, Edmund Conley,72 NC, farmer, $300, Nancy,55 Tenn, Rachel Tackett,18 Ky, Maha-
. lah Tackett,15 Ky, Edmund Adkins,8 Ky, Hardin Adkins,5 Ky.
. 1850 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sen, 300 acres on Little Paint - $300, 1 WM > 21, 3 horses - $60, 2 child 5-16, total val-
. ue - $360.
. 1851 Johnson Co tax list, Edmund Conley Sen, 300 acres on Paint - $300, 4 horses - $123, 9 cattle, 2 child 5-16, total value - $423.
. 1852, 12 Feb: Floyd Co Deed Bk F, p 475: Edmond Conley Sr and Nancy Ann his wife of Johnson Co deeded 100 acres on State
. Road Fork of Licking River to Abel Caudill for $100. signed Edmond Conley and Nancy Conly.
. 1854, 22 Jul: Floyd Co Deed Bk F, p 470: William Pugh of Morgan Co deeded 50 acres on Horse Pen Branch of the State Road
. Fork to Edmon Conley of Floyd Co for $15. signed William Pugh. wit Wallis Bailey, Benjamin Couah, Lewis Power.
. 1854, 25 Jul: Floyd Co Deed Bk F, p 472, rec 22 Jul: Edmon Connelly of Johnson Co deeded 10 acres on State Road Fork of Lick-
. king River to Wiley Gullett for $10. signed Edmund Conelley (X).
. 1856, 6 Apr: Floyd Co Deed Bk G, p 98: Edmond Conley Sr of Johnson Co deeded tract on the State Road Fork of Licking River
. to Stephen Crace. signed Edmond Conley (his/mark)
. 1859, 22 Nov: Johnson Co Deed Bk K, p 578, rec 27 Oct 1860: Edmund Conley and wife Nancy deeded tract on Oil Spring Fork
. of Paint Creek to Jacob Salyers for $150. wit Isaiah Conley.
. 1860 Magoffin Co, Ky census, p 63, #429/429, Edmund Conley,85 NC, $500, $100, farmer, Nancy,65 Tenn, Mahala,26 Ky, Sar-
. ah,7 Ky, Gillis A.,4 Ky, Hardy Adkins,16 Ky, Rachael Cantrel,30 Ky, washerwoman, Jessee I. Cantrel,1 Ky.
. 1861, 5 Feb: Magoffin Co Deed Bk 1, p 72: Edmon Conley Sr and wife Nancy to Abel Caudill.
. 1865, 18 Sep: Magoffin Co Deed Bk 1, p 423: A.J. Wiley to heirs of Edmond Conley Sr. (heirs not enumerated)
. 1870 Magoffin Co census, Pct 1, p 332, #12/12, Nancy Conley,75 Va, $100, $175, Mahala Tackett,28 Ky, domestic servant, Gil-
. liam Tackett,14 Ky, works on farm.
. 1878, 8 Nov: Magoffin Co Order Bk 1, p 28, Commissioner's Deed: Indenture between heirs at law of Edmund Conley dec and
. Abel Caudill to whom land in Magoffin Co was sold for $200. Henry and Isaiah Conley were named adm in Apr 1869.
. See list below, which included husbands for the female heirs. see below
. 1880 Magoffin Co census, Pct 8, State Ro Fork, p 639A, #36/36, Nancy Conley,91 Ky (mother-in-law), diarrhea, living with Wil-
. liam Gullett sen,52 Ky, Rachel Gullett,40 Ky (Va,Va).
D11 1. Henry J. Conley, b ca 1795-98 NC, m(1) Nancy Rice, m(2) Mary Salyer (Polly).
. 2. Mary Conley (Polly), b ca 1802 NC, m 22 Feb 1821 Floyd Co to Carter Conley (#C6), b ca 1806 Ky, apparent s/o David
. and Susanna Conley.
D12 3. Edmund Conley, b ca 1806-07 NC, m Jane Pelphrey.
D13 4. Thomas Conley, b ca 1805-07 NC, m Sarah J. Fitzpatrick (Sally).
D14 5. David Conley, b ca 1806-08 NC, m Mary Howes (Polly).
. Moved to Carter, Johnson, and Morgan Co's, Ky.
D15 6. William W. Conley (Billie), b ca 1810-11 NC, m(1) Anna McCarty, m(2) Disa Bailey (Dicy).
D16 7. Isaiah H. Conley, b ca 1814-15 NC, m(1) Susannah McCarty, m(2) Mary Ann Mahan Colvin (Polly).
. 8. Elizabeth Conley (Betsy), b ca 1814-15 NC, m Henry Salyer, b Jul 1814 Scott Co, Va, d ca 1900 Johnson Co. Henry m(2)
. Jeriah Dale, b 17 Jun 1856 Johnson Co, Ky, d/o Reuben Dale and Tabitha Selvage. Jeriah had m(1) William Henry Collins
. (Bud), b 9 Mar 1855 Johnson Co, d 17 May 1936 Magoffin Co, s/o Elijah Collins and Nancy Jane Ratliff. Jeriah m(3) ca 1907
. to Adam Crum, b ca 1845 Ky.
D17 9. John Conley, b 1818, d 1848, m Elizabeth Powers (Lizzie).
. other possible issue of Edmund Conley: (he did have a dau b ca 1800-10, and one b ca 1794-1800, acc to 1810 census)
. ? 10. Sarah Conley, m (consent date) 21 Dec 1814 Floyd Co to James Rutherford.
. No further record and not listed in Edmund's 1878 list of heirs.
. 1878 Magoffin Co, Ky Commissioner's Deed, heirs of Edmund Conley: (with this author's identifications)
. Nancy Conley widow
. Edmond Conley son
. Thos Conley son
. David Conley (not "Daniel" as quoted in "The Conley Family of Eastern Kentucky" ) son
. Elizabeth Salyer, Henry Salyer dau, son-in-law
. Curtis (definitely not "Carter", although prob should be, since that was his son-in-law)
. Mary Conley apparently the wife of Carter Conley
. Jac W. Conley son of Henry J., dec
. Rachael Salyer, Jno M. Salyer dau of William W., dec, and husb
. Mary Sparks, Henry Sparks dau of William W., dec, and husb
. David Conley son of Henry J., dec
. Dicy Conley dau of William W., dec
. Susan Penix, Allen Penix dau of Henry J., dec, and husband
. Evaline Conley, William Conley Emeline, dau of William W. Conley, dec
. and her husband William Conley
. Preston Conley, Henry Conley sons of William W., dec
. Lewis Conley, James Conley sons of John, dec
. Evaline Easterling, Wm Easterling dau of John, dec, and husb
. Elizabeth Caudill, John Caudill dau of John, dec, and husb