.                Benjamin Amos Conley, 1856 - 1931, s/o Thomas Conley
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

D247   Benjamin Amos Conley,7                                                                            D24   (Thomas,6,Thomas,5,Henry,4)
.
.                "Ben"
.                  b 18 Oct 1856 Floyd Co, Ky; d 25 Sep 1931 Johnson Co, Ky; bur Ashland, Boyd Co, Ky.
.                  m(1) 13 Oct 1881 to Mary L. Hackworth (Polly), b 18 Jun 1863 Floyd Co, d 26 Apr 1914 Bonanza, Floyd Co, bur Conley
.                           Cem, d/o George Jeremiah Hackworth (Jerry) and Agness E. Poe.
.                  m(2) Nancy Jane Spradlin (Jane), b 31 Oct 1865 Ky (b Sep 1867 acc to 1900 census), d 19 Dec 1943 Johnson Co, d/o Thomas I.
.                           Spradlin and Margaret Hackworth..  She had m(1)
Henry Martin Conley (#D2421), b 1 May 1862 Floyd Co, Ky; d 10
.                           Nov 1912 Johnson Co, bur Jane Conley Cem, Bonanza, Floyd Co, s/o Andrew Jackson Conley and Nancy Ann Baldridge.

.                  1900 Floyd Co census, Abbotts Dist 8, ED 37, sheet 8B, #126/130, Benjamin Conley, Oct 1856 Ky, farmer, Mary L., Jun
.                           1863 Ky (marr 19 yrs, 9 ch, 8 living), Josie, Aug 82 Ky, Ada, Apr 85 Ky, Amma, Mar 87 Ky, Mahala, Mar 89 Ky, Jul-
.                           ia, Jan 91 Ky, Katie, Aug 93 Ky, Lydia C., Dec 96 Ky, Winnie D., Sep 98 Ky, Bennie, Jun 79 Ky (nephew), servant.
.                  1910 Floyd Co census,
.                  1920 Johnson Co census,
.                  1930 Floyd C census,
.                  1940 Johnson Co census,

.                  issue:

.                  
1.   Josephine Conley (Josie), b 2 Aug 1882 Floyd Co, d 28 Aug 1953 Magoffin Co, bur Dotson Cem, Ivyton, Magoffin Co,
.                         m 1 Jan 1903 Salyersville, Magoffin Co to Elza Dotson (Elzey), b 3 Jun 1878 Floyd Co, d 15 Oct 1959 Floyd Co, s/o
.                         William H. Dotson and Nancy Jane Richardson.

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2.   Leonard Conley, b 14 Feb 1884, d 21 Apr 1884.

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3.   Ada Conley, b 21 Apr 1885 Floyd Co, d 3 Oct 1957 Johnson Co, bur Swamp Branch, Johnson Co, m 16 Sep 1903 Floyd
.                        Co to Joseph Click, b 17 Aug 1881 Johnson Co, d 22 Apr 1959 Johnson Co, bur Swamp Branch, s/o William J. Click and
.                        Mary Dotson (Polly).

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4.   Amy Conley, b 31 Mar 1887 Floyd Co, d 21 Mar 1960 Allen Co, Ohio, bur Maple Grove Cem, New Haven, Huron Co,
.                        Ohio, m 12 Apr 1908 to Thomas Sheridan Caudill, b 23 May 1883 Johnson Co, d 10 Feb 1970 Allen Co, bur Maple Grove
.                        Cem, s/o William Caudill and Mary Elizabeth Scalf.

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5.   Mahala A. Conley, b 21 Mar 1889 Ky, d 9 Nov 1931 Johnson Co, bur Ivyton, Magoffin Co, m Jul 1913 to her second
.                        cousin Thomas E. Hackworth, b 22 Dec 1873 Ky, d 27 Oct 1963 Magoffin Co, s/o Jeremiah Hackworth and Marinda Con-
.                        ley (d/o
Henry Conley (#D23)).  He had m(1) 11 Apr 1899 Magoffin Co to Lillie Rice.

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6.   Julia B. Conley, b 27 Jan 1891 Ky, d 4 Apr 1978 Fayette Co, Ky, m 4 Jul 1912 to Henry Clay Stephens, b 19 Sep 1890
.                        Floyd Co, d 6 Aug 1974 Floyd Co, bur Richmond Memorial Cem, Prestonsburg, Floyd Co, s/o Alexander Stephens and
.                        Delila Hale.  Henry m(2) Katherine Leake.

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7.   Katie Conley, b Aug 1893 Ky.

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8.   Lydia Caroline Conley (Dollie), b 11 Dec 1895 Ky (b Dec 1896 acc to 1900 census), d 24 Oct 1972 Floyd Co, m Jan
.                        1915 to John D. Caudill, b 16 Jun 1893 Johnson Co, d 4 Sep 1951 Floyd Co, bur Conley Cem, Bonanza, Floyd Co, s/o
.                        William Caudill and Mary Elizabeth Scalf.

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9.   Winnie D. Conley, b 30 Sep 1898 Ky, d 27 Dec 1984 Floyd Co, m 7 Jul 1915 to William Merritt (Bill), b 16 Aug 1896
.                        Floyd Co, d 19 Jun 1938 Floyd Co, bur Conley Cem, Floyd Co, s/o Edward Merritt and Biddie Dodson.

D2471      
10.   John Benjamin Conley, b 4 Dec 1900 Floyd Co, m Lona Baldridge.

D2472      
11.   Otis Glenn Conley, b 8 Dec 1906 Floyd Co, m Grace Harmon.








.                 Ref:  1. "
The Conley Clan of Eastern Kentucky", 1984, The Magoffin County Historical Society, Vol II, p 353-54.
.                          2.   Doug Conley's website:
www.conleycorner.com, email: conley_corrner@yahoo.com   
.                          3.   Jerry Conley's website, Page101.html#27   
.