McDowell and Wyoming Co, WV Families and Individuals

Notes


David Toler

1. Familysearch.com, LDS Internet Web Site, 29 Feb 2000, Elisha Toler search.
Elisha Toler, married 9 Jun 1810 in Cabell Co, WV, Anna Blankenship; son of
David Toler.
2. Familysearch.com web site, Jane Toler search, 25 Nov 2000, submitted by
James Anthony Burgess, 37 S Udall, Mesa, AZ 85204.
David Toler was born in 1763 in VA; married abt 1780 in VA.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, David Toler search, 2 Dec 2001, submitted by Penny
Toler-Mathieu, pennymathieu@msn.com.
Susannah (_______); wife of David Toler.
4. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records", Vol 1, transcribed by Pauline Haga, page
18.
Fred Carter, age 60, widowed, born in NC, son of David and Eliza; married
on 3 Sep 1855 Betsy Farley, age 55, widow, born in Giles Co, VA, daughter of
David and Susan Toler.


Susanna "Susan"

1. Ancestry.com Web Site, David Toler search, 2 Dec 2001, submitted by Penny
Toler-Mathieu, pennymathieu@msn.com.
Susannah (_______); wife of David Toler.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Marriage Records", Vol 1, transcribed by Pauline Haga, page
18.
Fred Carter, age 60, widowed, born in NC, son of David and Eliza; married
on 3 Sep 1855 Betsy Farley, age 55, widow, born in Giles Co, VA, daughter of
David and Susan Toler.


James Toler

1. Familysearch.com web site, Jane Toler search, 25 Nov 2000, submitted by
James Anthony Burgess, 37 S Udall, Mesa, AZ 85204.
James Toler, son of David Toler, was born abt 1792 in Va; married Nancy Wall
on 5 Aug 1813 in Tazewell Co, VA.


Jackson "Jackie" Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.Family #25.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph J. Farley.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665;
Family #95/78.
Listed as Jackson Farley; age 25; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 40, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Married Abigail Rose, daughter of Joel Rose, two times.
(He was married eight times. He married and divorced Emily Bishop Smith, widow of Allen M. Smith,
and mother of Larry Eugene Smith's grandfather, William Noah Smith.)
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
8. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 55, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 70, head of household.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #80.
Listed as Jackson Farley, Sr, age 90 (sic, 78), born in WV, married 8 times, last time for 3 yrs,
farmer, head of household.


Abigail "Abby" Rose

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); taken on 16 Sep 1850; Page 222B; Family #248/248.
Listed as Abby Rose; age 13; born in NC; in household of father, Joel Rose.
2. "Reference Book Of Wyoming County", Bowman, page 427.
Married Jackson Farley, twice.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665; Family #95/78.
Listed as Abby Farley; age 20; born in VA; in household of husband, Jackson Farley.


Virginia Jane "Jennie" Farley

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665; Family #95/78.
Listed as Jane Farley; age 5; born in VA; in household of father, Jackson Farley.
2. "Wyoming Co, WV Heritage...", "Ida Jane Farley Adkins" article, page 76.
Is this the Jane Farley that married Moses Adkins? Probably not.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Virginia Farley, age 15, born in VA, in household of father, Jackson Farley.
4. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", 1894, Haga.
Jennie Farley died 3 March 1894 at Rockview of consumption at age 40, born
in Morgan Valley, daughter of Jackson and Abbey Farley.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Complied by William A. March, Vol 4, page 709.
Center Township, page 001.
Listed as Virginia Farley, age 24, servant, in household of Raleigh W.
Cooke.
6. Ancestry.com, Web Site, Lucinda Bishop search, 1 Apr 2001, submitted by
blackcat@atlantic.net
Virginia Jane Farley married Nehemiah Wolford, son of Andrew and Eleanor H.
Hurley Wolford. Nehemiah was born on 31 Aug 1852 in Pike Co, KY; died on 28
Aug 1886 at Phelps in Pike Co, KY. No other information given about Virginia
Jane Farley. Could this be the same Virginia Jane Farley?


Jackson "Jackie" Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.Family #25.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph J. Farley.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665;
Family #95/78.
Listed as Jackson Farley; age 25; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 40, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Married Abigail Rose, daughter of Joel Rose, two times.
(He was married eight times. He married and divorced Emily Bishop Smith, widow of Allen M. Smith,
and mother of Larry Eugene Smith's grandfather, William Noah Smith.)
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
8. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 55, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 70, head of household.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #80.
Listed as Jackson Farley, Sr, age 90 (sic, 78), born in WV, married 8 times, last time for 3 yrs,
farmer, head of household.


Elizabeth Clay

1. 1850 Census, Pike Co, KY; taken on 12 Aug 1850; Page 449A; Image 31 of 127; Family #234/234.
Listed as Elizabeth Clay; age 9; born in KY; in household of father, Henry J. Clay.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV; Joes Branch PO; taken on 29 Jun 1860; Page 667; Image 18 of
73; Family #109/92.
Listed as Elizabeth Clay; age 18; born in KY; in household of father, Henry J. Clay.
3. "Wyoming Co, WV Hertiage...", "Henry J. Clay", article, page 95.
Married Jackson Farley, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Farley.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Elizabeth Farley, age 28, born in KY, in household of husband, Jackson Farley.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Elizabeth Farley, age 40, born in KY, in household of husband, Jackson Farley.


Mary Farley

1. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1876.


Jackson "Jackie" Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.Family #25.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph J. Farley.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665;
Family #95/78.
Listed as Jackson Farley; age 25; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 40, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Married Abigail Rose, daughter of Joel Rose, two times.
(He was married eight times. He married and divorced Emily Bishop Smith, widow of Allen M. Smith,
and mother of Larry Eugene Smith's grandfather, William Noah Smith.)
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
8. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 55, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 70, head of household.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #80.
Listed as Jackson Farley, Sr, age 90 (sic, 78), born in WV, married 8 times, last time for 3 yrs,
farmer, head of household.


Adeline (Evaline) Jane Hopper

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 23.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming...", Vol 6, No 110, Haga, page 11.
William W. Brinegar, age 32, born in Alleghaney Co, NC, son of Adam and
Jane Brinegar, married on 18 May 1900 Nancy Jane Farley, age 37.
Listed his mother as Jane Brinegar.
3. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 695.
Center Township, page 007.
Listed as Jane Brinegar, age 43, in household of husband, Adam Brinegar,
keeping house.
4. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
5. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #99.
Listed as Jane Brinegar, age 60, in household of son, James L. Brinegar.
6. Internet e-mail, 13 May 2000, darrell-miller@webtv.net, W. Darrell Miller.
Adeline Jane Hopper married Adam Brinegar.
7. "Descendants of William and Elizabeth Hill", Ashe Co, NC Public Library, GR 929.2 Hill Hil, by
Christopher Hill, Nov 2002, page 1.
Cynthia Hill; born abt 1818 in Ashe (now Alleghaney) Co, NC; died after 1880; married
Daniel Hopper, son of John and Susannah Spurlino, WV.
8. Ibid, page 29.
1850 Census, Ashe Co, NC, Family #360.
Listed as Jane Hoppers, age 12, in household of father, Daniel Hopper.


Jackson "Jackie" Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.Family #25.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph J. Farley.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665;
Family #95/78.
Listed as Jackson Farley; age 25; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 40, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Married Abigail Rose, daughter of Joel Rose, two times.
(He was married eight times. He married and divorced Emily Bishop Smith, widow of Allen M. Smith,
and mother of Larry Eugene Smith's grandfather, William Noah Smith.)
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
8. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 55, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 70, head of household.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #80.
Listed as Jackson Farley, Sr, age 90 (sic, 78), born in WV, married 8 times, last time for 3 yrs,
farmer, head of household.


Elmina Meade

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 54.
Floyd Whitten McCarty, age 35, married on 4 Aug 1890 Elvina Mead, age 33,
born in Scott Co, VA.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
4. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Emma Farley, age 45, in household of husband, Jackson Farley.


Jackson "Jackie" Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.Family #25.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 18, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph J. Farley.
2. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Rockview PO; taken on 28 Jun 1860; Page 665;
Family #95/78.
Listed as Jackson Farley; age 25; born in VA; farm laborer; head of household.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View PO, taken on 20 Jul 1870, Page 567A,
Family #28.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 40, born in VA, farmer, head of household.
4. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Married Abigail Rose, daughter of Joel Rose, two times.
(He was married eight times. He married and divorced Emily Bishop Smith, widow of Allen M. Smith,
and mother of Larry Eugene Smith's grandfather, William Noah Smith.)
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV 1854-1910, Turner, page 102.
Jackson Farley married as follows:
At age 22, Abigail Rose, age 18, b. Ash Co, NC, m. on 18 Mar 1854.
At age 29, married Abigail Rose second time, m. on 28 Apr 1860.
At age 32, Elizabeth Clay, age 22, b. Pike Co, KY, m. on 6 Apr 1862
At age 62, Adaline Brinegar, age 45, b. Grayson Co, VA, m. on 7 Mar 1893.
At age 65, Elmira McCarthy, age 42, m. on 10 Mar 1899.
At age 75?, Emily Smith, age 44, m. on 13 Oct 1904.
At age 70, Nancy Milam, age 55, b. Wyoming Co. WV, m. on 21 Jan 1907.
At age 75, Susan Ann Kimball, age 63, b. KY, m. on 20 May 1907.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 5, No 348, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 65, married Elmina McCarthy, age 42, on 10 Mar 1899.
I believe this is this was the Elvina Mead that married Floyd Whitten
McCarty on 4 Aug 1890. Her age matches.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 156, Haga, page 29.
Jackson Farley, age 62, married Mrs. Jane Adaline Brinegar, age 45, born in
Grayson Co, VA. They were married on 7 Mar 1893. I believe this is this was
the widow of Adam Brinegar, RIN 3992. Her age is about right; however, she
is listed with an Indiana birthplace in the Census and with Grayson Co, VA,
here.
8. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A,
Family #22.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 55, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #3.
Listed as Jackson Farley, age 70, head of household.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 22 Apr 1910, Page 218A, Family #80.
Listed as Jackson Farley, Sr, age 90 (sic, 78), born in WV, married 8 times, last time for 3 yrs,
farmer, head of household.


Emily Bishop

1. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, VA (WV); Morgan Valley PO; taken on 16 Aug 1960; Page 721;
Image 76 of 77; Family #498/439.
Listed as Emily Bishop; age 2 mons; born in VA; in household of father, Henry Bishop.
2. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Distrist, Rockview PO, taken on 23 Jul 1870, Page 570A,
Image 11 of 16; Family #72/72.
Listed as Emily Bishop, age 10, born in VA, at home; in household of father, Henry Bishop.
3. 1880 Census, Greenbrier Co, WV, Meadow Bluff District, taken on 14 Jun 1880,
Page 339A, Family #132.
Listed as Emily Bishop, age 20, born in VA, in household of mother, Lucinda Bishop.
4. McDowell Co, WV; Marriage Registry, Vol # 1, 1865-1896, Page 110; Line #11; WV Archives Web
Site.
Allen M. Smith; age 28; born in McDowell Co, WV; single; living in Wyoming Co, WV, son of John and
Mary; married 16 Feb 1881; Emily Bishop; age 20; born in Wyoming Co, WV; single; living in
McDowell Co, WV; daughter of Henry and Lucinda.
5. Wyoming Co, WV, Deed Book O, page 120.
On 4 Sep 1890 Allen Smith and wife, Emily Smith, purchased 50 acres of land
from Noah and Martha Short for $50.00. This land was located on Brier Creek
in area begining on "fork ridge between Hanson fork and Lick fork of Brier
Creek". Adjoined property owned by J. Smith on Brier Creek.
6. Wyoming Co, WV, Deed Book _____, page _____.
On 9 Dec 1895, the sheriff, A. Shannon, sold 50 acres of land located in
Bailysville District, belonging to A. Smith and wife, to Sarah Brewster,
for $3.75 for non-payment of taxes for the year 1894. The deed was delivered
to James Brewster on 28 Mar 1899.
7. Wyoming Co, WV, Deed Book 21, page 296.
On 16 Aug 1898, Allen M. Smith and Emily Smith, his wife, sold 17 acres of
land to James and Sarah L. Brewster for $75.00. This land was one ninth of
the land owned by John F. Smith (Allen's father) on Brier Creek.
8. Wyoming Co, WV, Deed Book 23, page 69.
on 4 Jan 1900, Emily Smith and heirs, bought 24 acres of land for $175.00
located on Knife Branch of Little Huff Creek from James and Palestine Ramey.
Deed was mailed to John C. Lester on 13 Mar 1902 at Hanover, WV.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Huff Creek District, Dwelling #104, Family #19,
taken from:"Families of Wyoming Co, WV", Vol 2, Issue #4, May 1988,
Pinevile, WV Public Library.
Listed as Emily Smith, age 41, born in WV in Apr 1859, a widow, head of
household, had 8 children, 6 now living, both father and mother born in KY.
10. Wyoming Co, WV Deed Book 28, page 286.
On 20 Jan 1903, Emily Bishop, widow of Allen Smith, sold 24 acres of land
for $100.00 located on Knife Branch, of Little Huff Creek, to W.C. Lester.
Deed was delivered to Absolom Lester on 25 Mar 1903.
11. Wyoming Co, WV, Marriage Records, Book _____, page 195.
Jackson Farley, age 75, son of Joseph and Bettie Farley, married on 13 Oct
1904 Emily Smith, age 44. No parents were listed for Emily.
12. Wyoming Co, WV, Chancery Court: On or about 15 April 1906, Jackson Farley
filed for a divorce from Emily Bishop Smith Farley.
They were married on 13 Oct 1904 and lived as man and wife until 1 Dec 1905.
Per her deposition, Emily lived at "poor farm" in McDowell Co from Apr to
Aug 1904. Jackson Farley was granted the divorce shortley after 11 Sep
1906.
13. 1910 Census, McDowell Co, WV, taken 11 May 1910, Pageton, WV, Family #83.
Listed as Noah Smith, age 17, head of household.
His mother, Emma (sic Emily), age 49, born in WV, mother of 8 children, 4
now living is also listed here.
Emily's father was born in KY; her mother in TN.
14. "Death Certificate, Roane Co, WV", Register No 10124, listed as Emily
Farley. She died of pneumonia, age 59, on 10 Nov 1918. She had been a
patient at the Spencer Hospital for 7 yrs, 5 mons and 2 days when she died.
She would have gone to the hospital on 8 Jun 1911. She was buried there in
the "State Cemetery".


Wesley Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.
Family #25.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 16, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph
J. Farley.
2. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, 1854-1910", Ronald Ray Turner, 1991,
page 103. Married Nancy Cooper, widow, age 42, born in Mercer Co, WV,
daughter of John and Fanny Cooper, on 11 Sep 1866.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
His mother Elizabeth is listed in his household.
4. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District; Rockview PO; taken on 27 jun 1870; Page 572A;
Family #106/106.
Listed as Wesley Farley; age 35; born in VA; farmer; head of household.
5. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A, Family #20.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 50, born in WV, farmer, head of household.
6. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 1, Haga, page 34.
Wesley Farley, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Farley, married Nancy Cooper, age
42, a widow, born in Mercer Co, WV, daughter of John and Fanny Browning, on
11 Sep 1866.
7. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, Vol 4, No 73, Haga, page 29.
Wesley Farley, age 52, married Mrs. Sarah Ann Wills, age 42, on 3 Dec 1891.
Believe this is the Sarah Ann Ellison that married Blackburn Wills. Age
matches. Apparently she was widowed or something happened to Blackburn for
her to be a servant in the 1870 census.
8. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #27.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 62, head of household.
9. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Wesley Farley; no birth or death dates; "Co I 7 WV Calvary"; buried in
Rockview Cemetery, Rockview, Wyoming Co, WV.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 23 Apr 1910, Page 218B, Family #87.
Listed as Wesley Farley, age 73, born in WV, married twice, last time for 18 yrs, farmer, head of
household.


Nancy Browning

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, Family 159, household of Sylvester Cooke.
This is her brother-in-law. Eliza is her sister.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 430.
Married Austin Cooper as his second wife.
3. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of husband, Austin Cooper.
4. "Marriage records of Wyoming, Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 30.
Older children Adam W., William H., Mary, J., and Benjamin G. all listed
their parents as Austin and Jane Cooper. Younger children Thomas J.,
Margaret V., and Isaac B. listed their parents as Austin and Nancy;
therfore, it is concluded that Austin was married two times.
Nancy is listed as widowed and the daughter of John and Fanny Browning.
5. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District; Rockview PO; taken on 27 jun 1870; Page 572A;
Family #106/106.
Listed as Nancy Farley; age 44; born in VA; in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
6. "Wyoming Co Wills 1850-1900", Haga. "From first bond book"...
Nancy Cooper and John Cooper appointed administrators on 12 Sep 1865.
Per Haga, Austin Cooper first married Jane Mann, daughter of John and Nancy
Mann. They lived on Little Bluestone River. He moved to Rockcastle in
Wyoming Co, WV and married second Nancy Browning.
7. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 430.
Nancy Browning, daughter of John and Tamsey Lilly Browning, married
Austin Cooper.
8. Ibid, page 440.
9. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Township, taken on 5 Jun 1880, Page 501A, Family #20.
Listed as Nancy Farley, age 54, born in WV, in household of husband, Wesley Farley.
10. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Nancy Farley; born on 12 Jul? 1827; death date unreadable; buried in
Rockview Cemetery, Rockview, Wyoming Co, WV.


Joseph Rufus Meadows

1. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, 1854-1910", Ronald Ray Turner, 1991,
page 103. Married Rufus Meader, age 23, born in Mercer Co, WV, son of Jacob
and Hannah Meader, on 25 Aug 1864.
2. E-mail, 24 Oct 2000, W. Darrell Miller, darrell-miller@webtv.net
Rebecca Farley married Joseph Rufus Meadows. The 1880 Census, Raleigh Co,
WV, Family #67 lists the family as: Joseph Meadows, age 52; Rebecca, age 40;
Henry A., age 18; George, age 16; and Charles, age 14.
3. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Meadows search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
palatial1@hotmail.com
Joseph C. (sic Rufus) Meadows was born on 28 Feb 1827 in Mercer Co, WV; died
in 1909 in Raleigh Co, WV; married Rebecca Farley.


Rebecca Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.
Family #25.
Listed as Rebecca Farley, age 14, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph
J. Farley.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
3. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV, 1854-1910", Ronald Ray Turner, 1991,
page 103. Married Rufus Meader, age 23, born in Mercer Co, WV, son of Jacob
and Hannah Meader, on 25 Aug 1864.
4. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
In household of Josiah Cooke.
5. E-mail, 24 Oct 2000, W. Darrell Miller, darrell-miller@webtv.net
Rebecca Farley married Joseph Rufus Meadows. The 1880 Census, Raleigh Co,
WV, Family #67 lists the family as: Joseph Meadows, age 52; Rebecca, age 40;
Henry A., age 18; George, age 16; and Charles, age 14.
6. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Meadows search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
palatial1@hotmail.com
Joseph C. (sic Rufus) Meadows was born on 28 Feb 1827 in Mercer Co, WV; died
in 1909 in Raleigh Co, WV; married Rebecca Farley. Rebecca was born in 1836
in Wyoming Co, WV; died on 19 Dec 1918 at Pestonsburg, KY; married second
Thomas Lilly.


George W. Meadows

1. E-mail, 24 Oct 2000, W. Darrell Miller, darrell-miller@webtv.net
Rebecca Farley married Joseph Rufus Meadows. The 1880 Census, Raleigh Co,
WV, Family #67 lists the family as: Joseph Meadows, age 52; Rebecca, age 40;
Henry A., age 18; George, age 16; and Charles, age 14.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Meadows search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
palatial1@hotmail.com
George Meadows married Sallie Tabor; born 2 Jul 1863; died 6 Dec 1923.


Charles Canterberry Meadows

1. E-mail, 24 Oct 2000, W. Darrell Miller, darrell-miller@webtv.net
Rebecca Farley married Joseph Rufus Meadows. The 1880 Census, Raleigh Co,
WV, Family #67 lists the family as: Joseph Meadows, age 52; Rebecca, age 40;
Henry A., age 18; George, age 16; and Charles, age 14.
2. Ancestry.com Web Site, Jacob Meadows search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
palatial1@hotmail.com
Charles Canteberry Meadows married Harriett Ellen Clemens; born 11 Jun 1866
in Wyoming Co, WV; died 28 Feb 1933 in Monroe Co, WV.
3. "Wyoming County Births" 1853-1884, transcribed by Pauline A. Haga, year
1866.
Charles S. Meadows; born on 11 Jun 1866; son of Joseph and Rebecca Meadows.


Sarah Ann Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.
Family #25.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 8, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph
J. Farley.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Sarah Farley married first cousin, Joe Farley, son of Matison.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 32.
In household of Lane S. Cooke as a domestic servant.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 6714
Center Township, page 009.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 35, married, a border and pauper, in household
of William Ferguson.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV,...", Vol 1, Haga, page 34.
Joseph Farley, age 22, resident of McDowell Co, WV, married Sarah Farley,
RIN 166.
6. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1880.
Luke Farley was born on 20 Mar 1880 to Sarah Farley, reported by W.
Ferguson, a friend.
7. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of mother, Elizabeth Farley.
This could be Sarah (Ann?) Farley instead of another child Ann. Yes.
8. Ancestry.com Web Site, David Brinegar search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com.
Sarah and Ann Farley are the same person.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #109.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 65, widow, in household of son William S.
Farley.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Apr 1910, Page 222B, Family #151.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 70?, widow, 8 children, 3 living, in household of son, William Farley.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate; WV Archives Web Site; Certificate #14774.
Sarah Farley; age 95; born in WV; widow; daughter of Joe and Bettie Toler Farley; died on 7 Jul
1930 at Pineville, WV of "Nephritis"; buried on 9 Jul 1930 at Rockview, WV.


Mary E. Farley

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 32.
In household of Lane S. Cooke with her mother Sarah Farley.


William S. Farley

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 6714
Center Township, page 009.
Listed as William S. Farley, age 8, a border and pauper, in household of
William Ferguson, with his mother, Sarah Farley.
2. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #109.
Listed as William Farley, age 25, head of household with widowed mother,
Sarah Farley.
3. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Apr 1910, Page 222B, Family #151.
Listed as William S. Farley, age 33, farmer, head of household, with widowed mother,
Sarah Farley.


Luke Farley

1. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1880.
Luke Farley was born on 20 Mar 1880 to Sarah Farley, reported by W.
Ferguson, a friend.
2. "Deaths of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1880.
Luke Farley died 21 Mar 1880 son of Sarah Farley. Cause of death is unknown,
information given by William Ferguson, a friend.


Joseph G. Farley

1. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center Dist, at Rockview, Family 80.
2. "Marriage Records Wyoming Co, WV...", Vol 1, Haga, page 34.
Joseph Farley, age 22, resident of McDowell Co, WV, married Sarah Farley,
RIN 166.
3. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Sarah Farley married first cousin, Joe Farley, son of Matison.


Sarah Ann Farley

1. 1850 Census, Wyoming Co, VA, District 71, taken on 30 Jul 1850, page 205B.
Family #25.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 8, born in VA, in household of father, Joseph
J. Farley.
2. "Reference Book of Wyoming County History", Mary K. Bowman, page 432.
Sarah Farley married first cousin, Joe Farley, son of Matison.
3. 1870 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, Rock View, Family 32.
In household of Lane S. Cooke as a domestic servant.
4. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 6714
Center Township, page 009.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 35, married, a border and pauper, in household
of William Ferguson.
5. "Marriage Records of Wyoming Co, WV,...", Vol 1, Haga, page 34.
Joseph Farley, age 22, resident of McDowell Co, WV, married Sarah Farley,
RIN 166.
6. "Births of Wyoming Co, WV...", Haga, 1880.
Luke Farley was born on 20 Mar 1880 to Sarah Farley, reported by W.
Ferguson, a friend.
7. 1860 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Listed in household of mother, Elizabeth Farley.
This could be Sarah (Ann?) Farley instead of another child Ann. Yes.
8. Ancestry.com Web Site, David Brinegar search, 29 Oct 2000, submitted by
danbetts@home.com.
Sarah and Ann Farley are the same person.
9. 1900 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, transcribed by Pauline Haga.
Center District, Family #109.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 65, widow, in household of son William S.
Farley.
10. 1910 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, Center District, taken on 29 Apr 1910, Page 222B, Family #151.
Listed as Sarah Farley, age 70?, widow, 8 children, 3 living, in household of son, William Farley.
11. Wyoming Co, WV Death Certificate; WV Archives Web Site; Certificate #14774.
Sarah Farley; age 95; born in WV; widow; daughter of Joe and Bettie Toler Farley; died on 7 Jul
1930 at Pineville, WV of "Nephritis"; buried on 9 Jul 1930 at Rockview, WV.


Rebecca Farley

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 6714
Center Township, page 009.
Listed as Rebecca Farley, age 6, a border and pauper, in household of
William Ferguson, with her mother, Sarah Farley.


Jane Farley

1. 1880 Census, Wyoming Co, WV, compiled by William A. Marsh, Vol 4, page 6714
Center Township, page 009.
Listed as Jane Farley, age 3, a border and pauper, in household of
William Ferguson, with her mother, Sarah Farley.
2. Wyoming Co, WV Web Site, Cemeteries
http://members.aol.com/jlcooke2/cemetery.htm
Jane Farley; born on 1 Mar 1876; died on 7 Aug 1939; buried in Harvey
Cemetery, Reedy Creek, Wyoming Co, WV.