My Worley Lineage Part III


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    Nathan married second to Susanna King. Susanna was born 1805 in North Carolina. Nathan and his family were also listed in the 1830 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, the 1840 Buncombe Co., North Carolina, Northern Division Census records, pg. 184, the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 283, household 1042, the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 329, household 473, and the 1870 Marshall, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 414, household 80, living with his daughter Julia Ann and James Roberts.  Nathan at one time owned his own Grist Mill.  Nathan died in 1870 and Susannah supposedly died in 1885, but I cannot find her in the census records, unless she died before Nathan died, or she remarried. They both are buried in the Old Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., North Carolina. Their children were

1. Mary Elizabeth Worley, (See 3rd Generation), born: 1829 in North Carolina.

2. William M. Worley, born: 17 September 1830 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina.. He married twice. He married first to Sarah Jane Waldroup on 03 February 1854 in Madison Co., North Carolina. Sarah was born: 1835 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1870 Twp. 7, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, and the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Sarah died in 1898 and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, North Carolina. Their children were:

    a. Nathaniel S. Worley, born 27 Jan 1855 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Elizabeth J. Rice on 07 Oct 1874. Elizabeth was born in 1856, the daughter of Reuben Rice and Susanna Ramsey. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, and the 1900 through 1920 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Nathaniel died on 22 Jan 1921 in Newport, Cocke Co., Tennessee, and Elizabeth died on 20 Feb 1920 in Madison Co., North Carolina. Children: Canada, William, Reagan, Margaret Jane, Tennie, Henry R., Susan Eva, Tony, Altha, Tana, and Bertha Worely.

    b. Margaret Worley, born 1861 in Buncombe Co., NC. She married John Harrison Sawyer. He was born in 1854, North Carolina, the son of Thomas Sawyer and Rachel Davis. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census. Margaret died sometime after 1890 after the birth of their youngest daughter Mary Emma and before 1893 when John married second to Emeline M. Fortner. died: 25 May 1919, Worley, Madison Co., North Carolina. Margaret and John's children were: Martha, Sophrona E., Albert L., Mabel "Minnie", Mary Emma Sawyer.

    c. James Worley, born ca 1859 in Buncombe Co., NC.

    d. Albert Lafayette "Fate" Worley, born 12 Jun 1860, Madison Co., NC. He married Clarsey L. Buckner 27 Nov 1886. Clarissa was born on 23 May 1870, the daughter of Ephraim Buckner and Emeline McPheters. Their family was listed in the 1900 through the 1940 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Albert died on 05 Aug 1940, and Clarissa died on 24 Jan 1921. They both are buried in the Big Pine Cemetery, Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: Austin, Bertie, Dalton T., Allie, Doil Norman, Burnett Carlton, Cleta, and Mamie Worley.

    e. Henry Clay Worley, born ca 1861. He married Louise E. Worley, Louise was born 25 Oct 1862 in Madison Co., NC the daughter of Robeson Worley and Ruth J. Davis. Henry died in 1902 and Louisa died on 03 Aug 1934. She is buried in the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church Cemetery, Spartanburg, Spartanburg Co., South Carolina. Children: James Hezekiah, Arthur, Melissa, Mattie, Hattie, Frances, Dosha, Tala, and Zora Belle Worley.

    f. David W. Worley, born 26 Aug 1864. He married twice. He married first Rachel C. Caldwell. Rachel was born ca 1864 in North Carolina, died after 1895. Children: Margaret Elizabeth, Meuny ?, Vesta, Crawford, Lewis Calvin, and Alson Alvin Worley. David married second to Harriet Lucinda Davis on 13 Apr 1900 in Madison Co., North Carolina. Harriet was born on 27 Mar 1878 in North Carolina, the daughter of Daniel C. Berre and Rachel Roberts. Their family was listed in the 1900 and 1910 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. David died on 17 Sep 1914, and Harriet died on 05 Oct 1965. They both are buried in the Big Pine Cemetery, Madison Co., North Carolina.

    g. Harley Worley,  born 23 Oct 1866. He married Rachel Lucretia Davis on 28 Jan 1889 in Madison Co., NC. Rachel was born on 29 May 1874, the daughter of James M. Davis and Elizabeth Sawyer. Their family was listed in the 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 Bearver Dam, Cherokee Co., North Carolina Census records. Harley died on 16 Jun 1934, and Rachel died on 08 May 1955. They both are buried in the Grape Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Cherokee Co., North Carolina. Children: Clestie, Ambrose, Artie, Macy, Ezra, Comice, Crecie, Vernie, Louella, and Aaron Worley.

    h. Stephen Collison Worley, born 02 Oct 1868 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Mary Ann Waldrop. Mary was born on 21 Mar 1868 in NC, the daughter of William Waldrop and Mary Elizabeth Worley. Their family was listed in the 1900 and 1910 Big Pine Creek, Madsion Co., North Carolina Census records. Mary died on 15 Nov 1919. Stephen was listed in the 1920 and 1930 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Stephen died on 09 May 1946. Both Stephen and Mary are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: Cora Belle, Ulysses Grant, Melissa, Everett L., Kelly, Carrie, Ada, Bonnie, and Ara May Worley.

    i. Laura Jane Worley, born 04 Apr 1870 in Madison Co., NC. She married Newton Fidello Baker. Newton was born on 09 March 1863, the son of David Baker and Isabella Bennett. Their family was listed in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Cenus, and the 1930 Marshall, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Laura died on 28 Mar 1949, and Newton died on 28 Mar 1952. They both are buried in the Big Pine Cemetery, Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: William Marcus, Levy Elmore, Dosha J., Mallie Alvish, Newton Elastif, Velda B., McElroy, Elva, Louisa Gale, Evelyn, Clellan, and Tracey Lou Baker.

    j. Joseph A. Worley, born 17 Mar 1872 in Madison Co., NC. He married Sallie Elvira Jarrett. Sallie was born on 06 Nov 1869, Madison Co., NC the daughter of Jacob P. Jarrett and Susannah Rector. Their family was listed in the 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 Big Pine Creek, Marshall Co., North Carolina Census records. Joseph died on 15 May 1955 in Madison Co., NC, and Sallie died on 07 Feb 1930 in Rocky Mount, Edgecombe Co., NC. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. Children: Ailer E., Dallas, Guy, Abraham, Ruby, and Isaac L. Worley.

    k. Napolean Worley,  born 27 Jul 1876 in Madison Co., NC. He married Carrie Elizabeth Roberts. Carrie was born on 18 May 1878, NC, the daughter of Samuel Jackson Roberts and Kate Caldwell. Their family was listed in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, and the 1940 Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina Census records. Napolean died on 04 Jun 1962, and Carrie died on 29 Apr 1966, both in Winston-Salem, Forsyth Co., North Carolina. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine Cemetery, Madison Co., NC.  Children: Luther McKinley, Dora Myrtle, Homer, Cartie, Katie Deloris, Thelma, Aaron, and Cletus Worley.

    l. Leander Jackson "Lee" Worley, born 31 Jan 1878 in Madison Co., NC. He married twice. He married first to Minnie L. Roberts. Minnie was born Feb 1877, NC, the daughter of Wiley S. and Martha J. Roberts. They were listed in the 1900 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census. Lee married second to Oma Elizabeth Davis. Oma was born on 13 Mar 1888, Madison Co., NC, the daughter of Garrison Davis and Ruth Roberts. Their family was listed in the 1910, 1920, and 1930 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records.. Lee died on 04 Oct 1958, Thomasville, Davidson Co., North Carolina and Oma died on 08 Dec 1937, Flat Creek, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Lee's Children: Grace, Ocie, Lockey, Woodrow, William, Curtis, Avery, Garrison, Mildred, Pauline, Nadine, Leroy, and Nettie Worley.

    m. Frederick Worley, born 05 Mar 1883 in Madison Co., NC. He married Rebecca Cooper on 05 Apr 1902. Rebecca was born on 29 May 1884, Madison Co., NC, the daughter of Henry Cooper and Harriet Plemmons. Their family was listed in the 1910, 1920, 1930, and 1940 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Frederick died on 02 Dec 1958, Fletcher, Henderson Co., NC, and Rebecca died on 17 Sept 1956, Buncombe Co., NC. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: Gliftie M., Willard Huston, Minnie M., Tessie, Fassie Vernon, Beatrice, Elva Nina, Selma Ray, Chan, and Sera Abbie Worley.

    William married second to Mrs. Margaret Jane "Jane" (Wild) Fisher in 1900. Jane was born on 14 February 1849, NC, the daughter of Fred Wild and Aura Sams. William died on 26 December 1919, Madison Co., NC, and Jane died on 08 Feb 1920, Stocksville, Buncombe Co., NC. William is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., North Carolina, and Jane is buried in the Flat Creek Cemetery, Weaverville, Buncombe Co., NC.

3. Margaret E. Worley, born in 1831 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married Benjamin Roberts. Benjamin was born in 1826 in North Carolina, the son of William and Lucinda Roberts. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 324, household 402. It appears that both Margaret and Benjamin had died after 1862 and before 1870, as their children were living with their uncle Evan Roberts and Grandfather William Roberts. Margaret and Benjamin's children were:

    a. Mary A. "Polly" Roberts, born 27 Jun 1853, Madison Co., NC. She married William Baxter Randall. William was born on 25 May 1853, NC, the son of Elijah Randall and Margaret Snelson. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1900 and 1910 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Polly died on 07 Nov 1920 and William died on 08 Nov 1941. They both are buried in the Crooked Ridge Cemetery, Big Pine, Madison Co., North Carolina. Children: James, Jane, William, Joseph, Louella, and Oma Randall.

    b. David Roberts, born ca 1854, Madison Co., NC

    c. John Roberts, born ca 1856, Madison Co., NC. He married Serville Massey. Serville was born on 10 Jun 1854 in NC, the daughter of Mitchell Massey and Katherine Price. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 Big Pine Creek Census, Madison Co., North Carolina. John died on 29 Apr 1936 and Serville died on 17 Nov 1937. They both are buried in Barnard, Madison Co., NC. Children: William J., Lorenzo Dow, Mitchell, Joseph, Margaret, Noah, George, Martha A., and John W. Roberts.

    d. Nathan Roberts, born ca 1858, Madison Co., NC

    e. Priscilla Roberts, born ca 1860, Madison Co., NC

    f. Susan Jane Roberts, born ca 1862, Madison Co., NC. She married Elijah L. Fortner. Elijah was born in 1859 in Madison Co., North Carolina, the son of Silas Fortner and Martha Randall. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Susan died on 18 Apr 1837 and Elijah died on 27 Jan 1936. Thier death certificates state they were buried in Big Pine. Children: James W., John, Priscilla A., Martha E., Lattie, Ottie M., Minnie, Naoma, Barnet, and Andrew J. Fortner.

4. Robeson Worley, born in 1833 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Ruth Jane "Jane" Davis on 10 November 1853, Madison Co., North Carolina. Jane was born in 1835, Buncombe Co., North Carolina the daughter of Nathaniel Davis and Dorothy "Dolly" Thomas. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1870 Twp 7, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, and the 1900 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census. Robeson died sometime after that Census as Jane was listed as a widow in the 1910 and 1920 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Jane died in September 1922 and buried in Big Pine Creek. Their children were:

    a.James A. Worley,  born ca 1854 in NC.  He married 3 times. James married first to Priscilla on on 09 Oct 1873. Priscilla was born ca Apr 1853, NC, the daughter of Evan Roberts and Isabella Goforth. Here is the story on James. He and Priscilla are listed in the 1880 Madison Co., NC Census, he was then listed in the 1900 Greene Co., Tennessee census with Laura (Stills). That census states that they were married 7 years, but I have not been able to find the marriage license yet. Priscilla was listed in the 1900 census as divorced in Madison Co., NC. In 1910 we find James and Priscilla back together in Madison Co., NC, with his and Laura's two children, note: Priscilla had two children of her own, Pearl and Columbus. And finally by themselves in the 1920 Madison Co., NC census. Priscilla died on 03 Dec 1921. James married Laura Caldwell on 11 Apr 1932 in Cocke Co., Tennessee (not sure if this is the same Laura or not). James' children with Priscilla: Harriet E., Mary J., Juliana P., George Jackson, John Cleveland, Stephen Worley. Children with Laura: Addie Emmaline, and Matilda M. Worley. Priscilla's children: Pearl A. and Columbus Colwell.

    b. Mary E. Worley, born ca 1856 in NC.  She married Thomas Caldwell, born: 1853, Madison Co., NC. Their family was listed in the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Mary and Thomas divorced. Mary was listed in the 1900 Big Pine Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records. Children: James R., Daniel, Eliza Jane, and Harriet Ann Caldwell

    c. Violet Worley, born 26 Jan 1859, Madison Co., NC, died 06 Jul 1932, Marion, McDowell Co., NC.  She married James Hardy "Hardy" Roberts. Hardy was born 09 Jan 1850, Madison Co., NC, the son of Jesse Roberts and Jane Massey, died: 21 May 1929, Madison Co., NC, and is buried in the North Fork Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. Children: Delia, John Henry, James Jessie, Sina E, Wallace Waldo, Matilda C., Emeline R., Joseph Noah, Alonzo, Otto L., Nannie "Nonie", and Hardy Roberts.

     d. Eliza Jane Worley, born ca 1860 in NC.

     e. Louise E. Worley, born ca 1861 in NC.  Louisa married Henry Clay Worley.  See her lineage above.

     f. Harriet Elmira Worley, born ca 1862 in NC.  She married Thomas Worley.

     g. John A. Worley, born 11 Oct 1868, Madison Co., NC, died: 05 Sep 1931, Spartanburg, Spartanburg Co., SC. Buried in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Spartanburg, Spartanburg Co., SC. He married Sarah Lucrecy Davis, born: 24 Jul 1868, Madison Co., NC, the daughter of Harrison DeBerry Davis and Lydia Margaret Davis, died 09 Feb 1949, Madison Co., NC, buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: Bertha S., Newton Oliver, Zollie Crawford, Bretta L., James J., Nellie, Ervin, and Robert H.Worley.

     h. Sina A. Worley, born 02 Aug 1878, Madison Co., NC, died 18 Jan 1968, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., NC.  She married James Nathaniel Davis. James was born 02 Jul 1875, Madison Co., NC, the son of Harrison Davis and Lydia Margaret Davis, died 06 May 1949. They both are buried in the Bessemer City Cemetery, Bessemer City, Gaston Co., NC. Children: Nellie K., Mack, Eliza Matilda, Fannie Loula, and Dora E. Davis.

5. Julia Caroline Worley, born: 10 October 1833, died: 10 April 1919, and is buried in the Fortner Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. She married James Roberts on 15 January 1857 in Madison Co., North Carolina. James was born in 1835 in North Carolina, the son of Javin? and Julia Roberts.  Their family was listed in the 1870 Marshall, Madison Co., North Caroline Census records, pg. 414, household 80.   Their children were: 

     a. Samuel J. Roberts, born 11 Oct 1857, Madison Co., NC, died 21 Jun 1925, Canton, Haywood Co., NC.  He married Kate E. Caldwell.  Kate was born Feb 1858 in NC, the daughter of Henry Caldwell and Kate Polly Evans, died 28 Apr 1929, Haywood Co., NC .  Children:  James J., Carrie Elizabeth, Aletha J., Julia, James Garfield, Cynthai, Marinda, and Daphodil Roberts.

     b. William N. Roberts, born ca 1858, Madison Co., NC.

     c. Ruth Jane Roberts, born 19 Feb 1859, Madison Co., NC, died 18 Apr 1940, Madison Co., NC.  She married Reuben Burton Caldwell, born 01 Jan 1860, NC, the son of Elzie Caldwell and Eliza Beech, died 05 Sep 1962. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC. Children: Henry Carson, Ella J., Fannie D., Roy McKinley, Hubert D., Nora E., and Floyd Greenberry Caldwell.

6. Rutha M. Worley, born: 1836. She married Daniel Christenberry A. Davis on 03 March 1853 in Madison Co., North Carolina. Daniel was born in 1833, the son of Nathaniel Davis and Dorothy "Dolly" Thomas. Daniel died in Cherokee Co., North Carolina. Their children were: 

     a. Daniel C. Berre Davis, born May 1853, Madison Co., NC, died 12 Jun 1928,, Madison Co., NC, and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC.  He married twice. He married first to Rachel Roberts, born 1854, Madison Co., NC. Rachel died after 1895 and before 1900. Children: Rhoda, Harriet, Lorenza D., Millie E., Maude J., William Daniel, and Jeter Pritchard Davis. Daniel married second to Mary Condry on 20 Jan 1901 in Madison Co., NC. Mary was born ca 1849, NC.

     b. Garrison Davis, born 1855, Madison Co., NC.  He seems to have been married twice. He married first to Ruth Roberts. According to his son Conley's Death Certificate, Garrison Davis and Ruth Roberts were his parents. On Oma's Death Certifcate it states her father Garrison, but no mother. On his son Oliver's Death Certifciate (son from second marriage) it states his parents were Garrison and Ernestine Ezell "Parker". Note: Oliver was born 4 years before Oma. Children with Ruth Roberts: Conley Henderson and Oma Elizabeth Davis. Garrison married second to Ernestine Ezell, born 1877, North Carolina. She married second to J. Parker and migrated to Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee. According to the 1900 Cherokee Co., NC census Garrison and Ernestine were marred in 1898. Children: Oliver Burton and Ethel Davis.

7. Harriet Woody Worley, born: 22 February 1837, died: 06 May 1934. She married George Washington Buckner on 29 June 1861 in Madison Co., North Carolina. George was born: 09 December 1834 in North Carolina, the son of Tatum Buckner and Martha Patsey Sprinkle. Their family was listed in the 1870 Spring Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 427, household 8, and the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 110A.  George died: 06 January 1928. They both are buried in the Kirt Payne Cemetery, Madison Co., North Carolina. Their children: 

     a. Emily J. Buckner, born 23 May 1867, Madison Co., NC, died 23 Jun 1934, Ebbs Chapel, Madison Co., NC. She married Charles C. Brown, born 07 Jan 1867, Madison Co., NC, the son of James Harrison Brown and Cynthia B. Roberts, died 06 May 1917. They both are buried in the Kirt Payne Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. Children: Ervin Baxter, Bertie M., Mary E., and George Burnett Brown. 

     b. David Buckner, born 12 Oct 1869,  Madison Co., NC.  He died on 04 Sept 1885, and is buried in the Kirt Payne Cemetery, Madison Co., NC.

     c. Harriet Ann Buckner, born Oct 1871, Madison Co., NC. She married George Washington Goforth. George was born 14 Jan 1868, NC, the son of MIles Goforth and Dollie Marler, died 28 Jun 1914, Henderson Co., NC. Children: Wiley Malachi, Major McKinley, and WIlliam C. Gorforth.

     d. Martha S. Buckner, born ca 1872, Madison Co., NC 

     e. Mary Malinda Buckner, born 12 Sep 1875, Madison Co., NC, died 06 Jul 1961, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC, and is buried in the Teague's Chapel Methodist Cemtery, Marshall, Madison Co., NC. She married twice. She married first to William Henry Barnes, born 22 Apr 1876, Madison Co., NC, the son of Columbus Barnes and Amanda Grooms, died 17 Apr 1955, Madison Co., NC. They divorced. Children: Bertha B., George Henry, Altha M., Anna M., Amanda J., Columubs Baxter, and William Homer Barnes. She married second to William M. Buckner, born 09 Jun 1865, Madison Co., NC, the son of Harrison Buckner and Matilda Redmon, died 29 Nov 1937, and is buried in the Piney Grove Cemtery, Madison Co., NC. Children: Mary Maggie Buckner.

     f. Henry Clay Buckner, born 07 Sep 1877, Madison Co., NC, died 14 Jun 1955, Asheville, Buncombe Co., NC, buried in the Whitaker Cemetery, Barnardsville, NC. He married twice. He married first to LIzzie J. Harris, born Dec 1880, NC. He married second to Sallie Grooms, born Jan 1896, Madison Co., NC, the daughter of Dock Grooms and Martha Bryan, died 17 Feb 1931, Madison Co., NC, buried in the Payne Chapel Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. Henry and Sallies Children are: Maude Lea, William Theodore, Lloyde George, and Willard Albert Buckner.

     g. Margaret M. "Maggie" Buckner, born 17 Feb 1880, Madison Co., NC, died 15 Dec 1946, Knoxville, Knox Co., TN. She is buried in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox Co., TN. Maggie married James G. Grooms ca 1905. James was born ca 1886 in NC. Children: John H. Grooms.

     h. John Baxter Buckner, born 24 Aug 1882, Madison Co., NC, died 19 Jun 1947, Buncombe Co., NC, and is buried in the Kirt Payne Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. He married Rose Owensby. Rose was born 1885, TN. Children: Cecil P., Holston Ray, Kermit George, Hazel, and Burnice Buckner.

8. Adolphus D. Worley, born: 03 March 1842, died: 23 April 1928. He married Mary Emeline "Polly" Caldwell Buckner on 07 January 1866, Madison Co., North Carolina. Polly was previously married to Joseph Hardy Buckner. Polly was born: 27 August 1838, and died: 16 June 1911. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., North Carolina. Their children were:

     a. John B. Worley, born ca 1867, Madison Co., NC.  He married Laura Smith, born Mar 1867, NC, died 1942.  Children:  Jeter Burnette, Martha Matilda, Bevie Emeline, and Mary Gerturde Worley.  

     b. Sarah Malinda "Sally" Worley, born 11 Sep 1861, Madison Co., NC, died 31 Dec 1941, Madison Co., NC.  She married John R. Henderson, born 07 Aug 1864, the son of James Henderson and Lucinda Farmer, died 10 Dec 1949. They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big PIne, Madison Co., NC.  Children:  Rufus Garland, Andrew Woodson, William Doyle, Lloyd Eldon, Adolphus Golden, Mary Lee Addie, Williard Franklin, and Alma Marguerite Henderson. 

     c. Margaret Emeline Worley, born 14 May 1872, Madison Co., NC, died 20 Oct 1942, Buncombe Co., NC.  She married John Landers, born Mar 1861, NC.

     d. Jacob Andrew Worley, born 14 Aug 1877, Madison Co., NC.  He married Rachel Louella "Louella" Henderson on 30 Nov 1895, Cocke Co., TN.  Luella was born on 30 Aug 1879, Cocke Co., TN, the daughter of William Henderson and Frankie Waddell.  Jacob died on 22 Feb 1954, and Luella died on 13 Aug 1961.  They both are buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., NC.  Children:  Maude, Ethel, William, Edward, Howard, Clara, Belva and Grace Worley.

9. John Worley, born: August 1843. He married twice. He married first to Harriet Matilda "Matilda" Martin on 30 January 1860 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Matilda was born in 1839, the daughter of William and Martha Martin. Their children were: 

     a. Humphrey Posey Worley, born 01 Mar 1861, NC.  He married Sally _____.  Humphrey died 22 Feb 1920.  

     b. Lucinda E. Worley, born Jul 1864, NC.  She married Erwin Houston Chambers on 23 Nov 1884 in Swain Co., NC. Erwin was born Nov 1864, Tennessee, the son of John Chambers and Nancy Welch, died before 1910. Children: George L., Henry Walton, Leona M., Bonnnie Lynn, Flossie Gertrude, and Lacy Houston Chambers.

     c. William Franklin Worley, born 13 Mar 1866, NC.  He married Laura Worley on 24 Dec 1885 in Madison Co., NC.  Laura was born on 06 Jan 1868 the daughter of Adolphus Phillip "Amos" Worley and Sarah Ann Roberts.  Children:  Hester, Della, Laura, Matilda, Millie, and Burman Worley.  William died and is buried in GA.  

     d. Harriet M. Worley, born ca 1868, Madison Co., NC.  She married _____ Moody.

     e. Martha Worley, born ca 1870, Madison Co., NC

     f. John J. Worley, born ca 1872, Madison Co., NC.  He married Elizabeth Estes.

     John married second to Louis Teague in December 1875 in Madison Co., North Carolina.

10. David Worley, born: 1848. He married twice. He was married first to Susanna Davis, the daughter of Nathaniel Davis and Dorothy "Dolly" Thomas. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 414, household 81, and the 1880 Warm Springs, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 110A.  Their children were:

     a. Harriet Worley, born ca 1865, NC

     b. William Worley, born ca 1870, NC

     c. John F. Worley, born ca 1873, NC

     d. Sarah E. Worley, born ca 1876, NC

     e. Miry E. Worley, born ca 1878, Madison Co., NC

     David married second to Elizabeth Sawyer.  Elizabeth was born ca 1848 in North Carolina, the daughter of Thomas Sawyer and Rachel Davis. Elizabeth was previously married to James Madison "Matt" Davis, son of Joseph Minzy "Minzy" Davis and Lucretia Roberts McPheters. Elizabeth died on 25 December 1924, and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Lower Big Pine, Madison Co., North Carolina. David and Elizabeth had one daughter:

     f. Arry Worley, born ;Unknown.

11. Jane Worley, born: 1850. Jane never married.

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