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William Wesley Riley

William Wesley Riley

Male 1843 - 1907  (64 years)

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  • Name William Wesley Riley 
    Born 23 Mar 1843  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Aug 1907  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Union Chapel Yates Cemetery, Grantsburg, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3735  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2012 

    Father Andrew Riley,   b. 1804, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Martha McMickle,   b. 1806, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Sep 1824  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2062  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Eliza Lidda Knight,   b. 8 Jun 1849, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1884, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 6 Oct 1867  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Millie A. Riley,   b. 25 Aug 1868, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1888, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     2. John H. Riley,   b. 1871, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. William Clarence Riley,   b. 29 Oct 1884, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1962  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F2061  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mariah Yates,   b. 23 Mar 1843, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1911, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1885  Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sherman Edward Riley,   b. 19 Aug 1889, Crawford, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1964, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2021 
    Family ID F881  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
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  • Notes 
    • 1850 United States Federal Census Name: William Riley Age: 7 Birth Year: abt 1843 Birthplace: Illinois Home in 1850: Patoka, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Family Number: 190 Andrew Riley 46 Nancy Riley 37 Mary Riley 13 Martha an Riley 9 William Riley 7 Thomas Elliot 9 Sarah Moris 5 John A Riley 2

      1860 United States Federal Census Name: William W Riley Age in 1860: 17 Birth Year: abt 1843 Birthplace: Illinois Home in 1860: Patoka, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Post Office: Wicklipp Andrew Riley 56 Nancy Riley 48 Thomas Riley 19 Martha A Riley 19 William W Riley 17 Sarah Riley 15 Delphy A Riley 9 James Riley 7

      Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 Name: Liddie Knight Spouse Name: William W. Riley Marriage Date: Jun 1867 Marriage County: Crawford

      1870 United States Federal Census Name: Eliza Riley Age in 1870: 22 Birth Year: abt 1848 Birthplace: Indiana Home in 1870: Cain, Fountain, Indiana Race: White Gender: Female Post Office: Hillsboro James Sanlsburg 48 Rosannah Sanlsburg 45 Sarah Sanlsburg 12 William Riley 26 Eliza Riley 22 Minnie Riley 1

      1900 United States Federal Census Name: William Rilly[William Riley] [William W Rilly] [William Cox] Age: 57 Birth Date: May 1843 Birthplace: Illinois Home in 1900: Union, Crawford, Indiana[Crawford] Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Head Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: Mariah Rilly Marriage Year: 1867 Years Married: 33 Father's Birthplace: Kentucky Mother's Birthplace: Illinois William Rilly 57 Mariah Rilly 57 Robert F Rilly 18 Josa L Rilly 16 William C Rilly 14 Sherman C Rilly 9

      Web: Indiana, Find A Grave Index, 1800-2011 Name: Wesley W Riley Birth Date: 23 Mar 1843 Age at Death: 64 Death Date: 17 Aug 1907 Burial Place: Grantsburg, Crawford County, Indiana

      Pension filed for in Louisiana. Child is named Wessy, the man is known as Riley and Scott see Civil War Pension index.