My Worley Lineage Part II


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     Nathan Worley, born October 1780 in North Carolina, married twice. He married first to _____ (possibly Amanda Robinson)? His first wife died sometime after 1820. Note: Amanda and her lineage is yet to be proven. Nathan and his family were listed in the 1820 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 50. 2 males under 10 (1 Andrew Ervin), 2 males 10-16 (James & Franklin?), 1 male 26-45 (Nathan), 2 females under 10 (Annis and Kiziah), 2 females 10-16 (Priscilla and Catherine), 1 female 18-26 (Amanda). Nathan's children from his first marriage were (missing one son):

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1. James O. Worley, born ca 1800 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Edith Jones. Edith was born 28 September 1799, the daughter of Ebed Jones and Mary Wells, and sister to Allen who married James' sister Catherine. James died in 1848. Edith and her family were listed in the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 279, household 1116. Their children were:

     a. William Jackson Worley, born: 05 Nov 1826, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Rachel M. Reeves. Rachel was born 23 Jun 1830 in North Carolina, the daughter of Malachi Reeves and Barbara Glance.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 275, household 160, and the 1870 Sandy Mush Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 258, household 37. William died on 08 Dec 1894 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina, and Rachel died on 06 Feb 1915 also in Buncombe Co., North Carolina Children: Mary Melinda, Harriet Samantha, William McCame, James Malachi, Rachel Louella, Lela E., and Ida May Worley.

    b. Esther M. Worley, born: ca 1828, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, died 1870, Alabama. She married Geroge Cathey on 02 Mar 1854 in Haywood Co., North Carolina. George was born on 22 Mar 1818, Haywood Co., North Carolina, and died 22 Mar 1896, Alabama. Children: Mary C., James J., Margaret Hester, George W., Martha E., Alice E., and John Cathey.

     c. Rachel Aveline Worley, born: 02 Apr 1832, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, and died 15 May 1920, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

    d. Mary C. Worley, born: ca 1833, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, died 22 Nov 1859, Haywood Co., North Carolina. She married Nathan Ferguson on 07 Nov 1857, Haywood Co., North Carolina. Nathan was born on 26 Sep 1831, Haywood Co., North Carolina, and died 18 Aug 1864, Haywood Co., North Carolina. Children Louisa J. Ferguson.

    e. Ebed James Worley, born: ca 1834, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, died 11 Jan 1888, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Harriet E. Wells. Harriet was born 23 May 1843, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, the daughter of John Wells, and Miss Blackstock, died 06 Oct 1927, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. They both are buried in the Big Sandy Mush United Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Willard Humbolt, Nevada S., Robert Clay, John B., Jackson Vance, Ebed Italy, Lillie A., and Charles Dana Worley.

    f. Margaret A. Worley, born: Oct 1836, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married John L. Randall. John was born Aug 1833, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Henry Clay, Ebed Robert, John F., Marion, Lucinda, Ulyses S., Arena, Walter B., and Arland B. Randall.

    g. Violet E. Worley, born: ca 1837, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married Wiley H. Robeson. Wiley was born ca 1828, North Carolina, the son of George Robeson and Elizabeth Palmer. Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census record, pg. 275, household 157. Living with Violet and her husband was Ebed A. Worley, her son?. Children: Edith A., Jackson M., Harriet L., I. A., F. A., S. E., and J. F. Robeson.

    h. Henry C. Worley, born: ca 1841, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, died 26 Jun 1862, Mechanicsville, Hanover Co., Virginia.

2. Francis B. Worley,  born 27 January 1808 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Kiziah Davis. Kiziah was born on 17 Jan 1808 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1850 through the 1880 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records. Francis died in 1885 and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Their children were:

    a. Henry H. Worley, born: Mar 1832 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Margaret _____, born ca 1830 in North Carolina.

    b. Abraham B. Worley, born: ca 1835 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Rachel Catherine Boyd on 31 Mar 1853 in Madison Co., NC. Rachel was born ca 1834 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina, the daughter of James Berry Boyd and Annis Worley. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 339, household 596. Rachel was listed in the 1870 Sandy Mush Twp., Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 258, household 28. Children: Mary A., Henry F., Margaret C., Ann, Violet, Christian, Harriet, and Arthur Worley.

    c. Mary Elizabeth Worley, born: 10 Apr 1836 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married John M. Carver on 23 Sept 1865 in Madison Co., North Carolina. John was born on 02 Sept 1829, the son of Joseph Carver and Christina Glance. Mary died on 26 Mar 1883 and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Madison Co., North Carolina, and John died on 26 Sept 1906 and is buried in the Little Sandy Mush Methodist Cemetery, Madison Co., North Carolina. Children: Joseph J., Henry Ellis, Charles F., Andrew Jackson, Plato B., and John Madison Carver (Thank you for your information Sue).

    d. Martha L. Worley, born: 13 Aug 1839 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina, died 27 Feb 1931. She married William Leander "Bill" Brown. Bill was born 26 Jul 1845, South Carolina, the son of Jackson Brown and Eliza Pearson, died 01 Jan 1929, Madison Co., North Carolina. They both are buried in the Little Sandy Mush Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Marion Baxter, and Margaret S. Brown.

    e. Joseph D. Worley, born: 22 Nov 1843 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Mary A. Meadows on 22 Feb 1873 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Mary was born in Jan 1844 in North Carolina, the daughter of Cyrus and Rebecca Meadows. Joseph died on 15 Apr 1914, and Mary died on 13 Nov 1916. They both are buried in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

    f. Julia Ann Worley, born: ca 1845 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

    g. Evan D. Z. Taylor Worley, born: ca 1847 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina.

    h. John Baxter Worley, born: 28 Sep 1849 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married twice. He married first to Margaret E. Meadows, born ca 1853 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina, the daughter of William Meadows and Louisa Davis. He married second to Mary Seagle. Mary was born on 31 Aug 1864 in North Carolina the daughter of Lewis Seagle and Martha Woody. Mary was married previously to Charles Lee. John died on 08 Mar 1922, and Mary died on 01 Jan 1917.

3. Catherine "Kate" Worley, born ca 1806 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married Allen Jones. Alan was born on 29 January 1810 in North Carolina, the son of Ebed Jones and Mary Wells. Their family was listed in the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records. Catherine died on 29 December 1858. Alan was listed in the 1860 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, and the 1870 and 1880 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records. Allen died on 13 February 1885. Both Catherine and Alan are buried in the Big Sandy Mush Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carollina. Their children were:

     a. Annis M. Jones, born: ca 1833, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.

     b. Francis Josiah Jones, born: 23 Feb 1935, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC, died 12 Mar 1920, Buncombe Co., NC. He married Martha Louisa Garrett, born: 05 Aug 1850, Laurens Dist., SC, the daughter of Wilson Garrett and Elizabeth Martin, died: 11 Jan 1923, Buncombe Co., NC. They both are buried in the Jones Valley Baptist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Bunccombe Co., NC.

     c. Nathan E. Jones, born: ca 1838, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.

     d. Harriet L. C. Jones, born: ca 1841 in Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.

     e. Edith Esther C. Jones, born: ca 1843, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.

     f. Sarah A. Jones, born: 1849, Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., NC.

     g. James Taylor "Taylor" Jones, born: 01 Apr 1852, Buncombe Co., NC, died 03 Mar 1931, Buncombe Co., NC, and is buried in the Big Sandy United Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., NC. He married 3 times. He married first to Mary Lula "Lula" Surrett. Lula was born 25 Oct 1854, Buncombe Co., NC, the daughter of James Surrett and Sarah Smith, died 25 Aug 1900, Buncombe Co., NC, and is buried in the Big Sandy Mush United Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., NC. Children: James Elbert, E. J., William Nathan, and Harriet Artie Jones. He married second to Louise Samantha Coward, born: 17 Jun 1860, North Carolina, the daughter of William H., and Emily Jane Coward, died: 01 Mar 1923, Buncombe Co., NC, and is buried in the Big Sandy Mush United Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., NC. Taylor married thirdly to Lucy Beth _____, born 1870, NC.

4. Priscilla Worley, born ca 1809 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She had a son before her marriage to Jesse Reeves. He was:

     a. James Marion Worley,  born: 16 Mar 1822 in Buncombe Co., NC.  He married Anna Stringer.  Anna was born on 11 Apr 1822, the daughter of Alexander and Phebe Stringer.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Union Twp., Crawford Co., Missouri Census records, pg. 808, household 318.  James died on 24 Sept 1900, and Anna died on 27 Jun 1882.  They both are buried in the Freeman Cemetery, Cherryville, Crawford Co., MO.   (Thank you for this information Merrie Morrison).  Children:  Pheba, P. J., James M., Victoria, Arminda, and William N. Worley.

     Priscilla later married Jesse Jefferson Reeves. Jesse was born ca 1809 the son of Sidney Reeves and Elizabeth Wells. Priscilla died 10 June 1839 and is buried in the Freeman Cemetery, Cherryville, Crawford Co., Missouri (Thank you for this information Karin Cline, and Claudia Angel). Jesse was listed in the 1860 Osage Twp., Crawford Co., Missouri Census records, pg. 837, household 546. Their children were:

     a. Mary Catherine Reeves, born: ca 1828, NC.  She married Alexander C. Springer/Stringer.  Children:  N. C., and P. N. Springer/Stringer.     

     b. Sarah Elizabeth Reeves, born: ca 1830, Buncombe Co., NC. She married John Freeman on 19 Sept 1850 in Crawford Co., MO. John was born ca 1820 in TN, the son of James R. Freeman and Mary Innman. John died on 21 Dec 1892, and is buried in the Freeman Cemetery, Crawford Co., MO. Children (Thank you for the information on this family Etta Skaggs Reid): Elizabeth Catherine, Jessse, Amos D., Samuel James, Sarah Jane, Rebecca E., Wiley, Nathan, and Alfred Freeman.

     c. Rachel Caroline Reeves, born: ca 1832, in route to Missouri.  She married Dabney Harrison Martin on 26 Dec 1850. Dabney was born ca 1830 in Casey Co., KY, the son of John Wesley Martin and Ann P. Branson. Rachel died on 06 Apr 1918, and Dabney died on 06 Nov 1804, both in MO. Children (Thank you for the information on this family Etta Skaggs Reid): John Harrison, Jane, Jesse Joseph, James T., Washington C., Darcas, William Madison, Sarah Emmaline, Louisa Jeanie, Nanthan Franklin, and Priscilla Martin.

     d. Darcus Annis Reeves, born: ca 1833, MO.  She married John Willis Martin.

     e. W. Willis "Wiley" Reeves, born: 1837 in NC.  He married Rebecca Elizabeth Stringer.  Rebecca was born ca 1838 in TN, the daughter of Alexander and Phebe Stringer.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Union Twp., Crawford Co., MO Census records, pg. 809, household 323.  Children:  Pheba J.,  Nathan Green, and James A. Reeves.

     f. Nathaniel Green Reeves, born: 18 Dec 1838, MO.  He married Lucy Catherine Baker.  

4Annis Worley,  born ca 1810 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina.  She married James Berry Boyd.  James was born in 1798, the son of James Boyd and Rachel McGill.  James died on 30 Jun 1847.  Annis and her family were listed in the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 276, household 996.  Annis was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 273, household 140 as living with her daughter and son in law Violet and Josiah Worley.  Their children were:

     a. James Francis Boyd,  born: 21 Aug 1829, in Buncombe Co., NC.  He married Margaret Jones.  James died on 08 Dec 1914.

     b. Robert McGill Boyd,  born: ca 1833 in Buncombe Co., NC.  He married Elizabeth Worley on 17 Oct 1853 in Madison Co., NC.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 273, household 139, and the 1870 Sandy Mush Twp., Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 263, household 98.  Children:  H. Zebulon Franklin, Rachel, Berry, Evan, Ulyses, and Robert G. Boyd.

     c. Mary Naomi Boyd,  born: ca 1834 in Buncombe Co., NC.

     d. Rachel Catherine Boyd,  born: ca 1835 in Buncombe Co., NC.  She married Abraham B. Worley.  See her lineage under Abraham B. Worley, above.

     e. Annis Louisa Boyd,  born: ca 1837 in Buncombe Co., NC.  She married Montravill Robeson.  Montravill was born ca 1828 in NC.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO., Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 275, household 165.  Children:  Lavina, E., Albert, Mary, Charles, and Julia Boyd.  

     f. Violet Matilda Boyd,  born: ca 1840 in Buncombe Co., NC.  She married William Joseph/Josiah Worley.  Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 273, household 140. Children: Nathan Jones Worley.

5. Kiziah Rosa Worley,  born ca 1812 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married Jonathan Surrett. Jonathan was born ca 1811, the son of John Surrett. Their family was listed in the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 273, household 1041, the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 274, household 149, and the 1870 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 265, household 131. Side note: Children seen to just appear from census to census. I almost believe that some of these children could be from another relative. Their children were:

    a. Margaret Elizabeth "Elizabeth" Surrett, born: 24 Jun 1830 in Buncombe Co., NC.  She married Jeremiah "Jerry" Roberts. Their family was listed in the 1860 Madison Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 88, household 588, the 1870 Twp. 6, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 421, household 5, the 1880 Sandy Mush, Madison Co., North Carolina, pg. 12, household 117, the 1900 Sandy Mush, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 98, household 6, and the 1910 Sandy Mush, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 8B, household 84. Elizabeth died on 29 Mar 1915 and is buried in the Worley Cemetery, Madison Co., NC. Children: Harriet P., Benjamin, Kiziah Rose, Laura A. M., Philetna M., David S., Margaret J, and Charlie Roberts.

    b. James B. Surrett, born: Feb 1832 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Sarah A._____. Sarah was born Feb 1835 in NC. Their family was listed in the 1860 Sandy Mush PO, Buncombe Co., NC Census records, pg. 274, household 150, the 1880 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 67, household 6, the 1900 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 93, household 49, and the 1910 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 8A, household 49. Children: Mary, Harriet Elsie., Margaret B., Joseph Franklin, William E., Emma, John E., and Melissa Surrett.

    c. Henry Allen Surrett,  born: 25 Apr 1832 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Susan Emaline Summers. Susan was born on 21 Jul 1850 in MO. Their family were listed in the 1870 Lindsey, Benton Co., Missouri Census, pg. 19, household 125, the 1880 Flat Creek, Barry Co., Missouri Census, pg. 317, the 1900 Ash, Barry Co., Missouri Census, pg. 13, household 45, the 1910 Ash, Barry Co., Missouri Census, pg. 12 B. household 38 and and the 1920 Ash, Barry Co., Missouri Census, pg. 4A, household 71. Henry died on 07 Dece 1922, and Susan died on 20 Nov 1932. They both are buried in the Dewey Cemetery, Dewey, Washington Co., Oklahoma. Children: Georgia Ann, Robert, Ella, Charlie, Harvey, Albert, Lum, Grover, Milard, Elbert, Lanie and Fred Surrett.

    d. Nathaniel Franklin Surrett, born: ca 1834 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Malissa _____. Malissa was born on 02 Jan 1843 in Tennessee. Their family was listed in the 1870 Washington, Clay Co., Missouir Census, pg. 46, household 347, the 1880 Sinking Springs, Sevier Co., Tennessee Census, pg. 406, household 36, the 1900 Washington, Clay Co., Missouri Census, pg. 199, household 434, and the 1910 Washington, Clay Co., Missouri Census, pg. 274, household 44. Nathan died in 1916, and Melissa died on 04 Oct 1900. They both are buried in the Shady Grove Cemetery, Kearney, Clay CO., Missouri. Children Margaret A. Surrett

    e. John M. Surrett,  born: ca 1838 in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Nancy M. Carleton born in May 1848 in Missouri. Their family was listed in the 1870 Lindsey, Benton Co., Missouri Census, pg. 16, household 97, the 1880 Lindsey, Benton Co., Missouri Census, pg. 30, household 234, the 1900 Lindsey, Benton Co., Missouri Census, pg. 10, household 195. John was listed again as a widower in the 1910 Lindsey, Benton Co., Missouri Census records, pg. 72, household 189. John died on 13 Aug 1913 and Nancy died in 1888. They both are buried in the Tebo Cemetery, Leesville, Henry Co., Missouri. Children: Luther A., Nellie A., Lewis A., John Frank and Maude Surrett.

    f. Harriet L. Surrett,  born: ca 1841 in Buncombe Co., NC

    g. Laura Surrett,  born: ca 1843 in Buncombe Co., NC

    h. Lourenia Lucinda Surrett,  born: 14 Jun 1848 in Buncombe Co., NC. She married William Green Duckett ca 1869 (1900 Census). William was born in 1844 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1880 Crab Orchard, Haywood Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 8, household 65. Lourenia was listed with her family in the 1900 Spring Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 122, household 75, and the 1910 Spring Creek, Madison Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 3B, household 53 living with her daughter Hester and son in law Melvin J. Price. Lourenia died on 10 Jan 1923 in Rutherford Co., North Carolina and is buried in the Adaville Baptist Church Cemetery, Spindale, Rutherford Co., North Carolina. Children: Charles, Julia, Robert, Nathan, Hester L., and William E. Duckett.

    i. Susannah Surrett,  born: ca 1849, Buncombe Co., NC.

    j. Mary Emaline "Emma" Surrett,  born: ca 1850, Buncombe Co., NC.

    k. David A. Surrett,  born: Mar 1847 (S/B 1852) in Buncombe Co., NC. He married Sarah A. "Sallie" _____. Sarah was born Aug 1849 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1870 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 263, household 93, the 1880 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 4, household 26, the 1900 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 96, household 108, and the 1910 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records living with his son Franklin. David died on 28 Jun 1911, and is buried in the Big Sandy United Methodist Church Cemetery, Leicester, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Lllie L., Zora B., M. M., J. C., and Franklin L. Surrett.

    l. Malinda Surrett,  born: ca 1854 in Buncombe Co., NC.

    m. Rachel P. Surrett,  born: ca 1858, Buncombe Co., NC. She married William H. "Billie" Ledbetter. Billie was born in Jun 1857 in North Carolina, the son of Ephraim and Martha Ledbetter. Their family was listed in the 1900 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina, pg. 73, household 2, the 1910 Sandy Mush, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 205, household 45, the 1920 Boyd, Transylvania Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 7a, household 119. Billie was listed as a widower in the 1930 Boyd, Transylvania Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 2b, household 45. Rachel died on 26 Nov 1926 in Boyd, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, and Billie died on 22 Apr 1935 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. They both are buried in the Sandy Mush Cemetery, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Martha A., Louella, Lela, Nella, Val H., Belton L., Pelham

6. Esther Worley, born ca 1817 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. She married William Robeson. William was born on 11 May 1816 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina, the son of George and Elizabeth Robeson. Their family was listed in the 1840 Northern Division, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census with 1 male under 5, 1 male 20-29, 1 female 20-29, the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 554, household 1115, and the 1860 Cooke Co., Texas Census, pg. 68, household 547. Esther died in 1861. William was listed with his family in the 1880 Cooke Co., Texas Census records, pg. 4, household 110. William died on 11 May 1882. They both are buried in the Jones Cemetery, Leo, Cooke Co., Texas. Children:

    a. Jesse A. Robeson,  born: 21 Oct 1839, Buncombe Co., NC. He was listed in the 1880 Big Bug, Yavapai Co., Arizona Census, and the 1910 Mayer, Yavapai Co., Arizona Census records. He died on 31 Mar 1911 and is buried in the Mountain View Cemetery, Prescott, Yavapai Co., Arizona.

    b. Adolphus M. Robeson,  born: ca 1842, Buncombe Co. , NC. Adolphus is buried in the Quanah Memorial Park Cemetery, Quanah, Hardeman Co., Texas.

    c. Altha Robeson,  born: May 1843 , Buncombe Co., NC. She married twice. She married first to Amasa Bridge on 22 Sep 1859 in Fannin Co., Texas. Amasa was born in 1831 in Pennsylvania. Their family was listed in the 1860 Beat 4, Fannin Co., Texas Census. Amasa died in 1863. Children: William J. and Harley Bridge. Altha married second to Thomas Shaw on 14 Dec 1867 in Fannin Co., Texas. Thomas was born in 1825 in Tennessee. They were listed in the 1870 Prec. 4, Fannin Co., Texas Census, the 1880 Prec. 5, Fannin Co., Texas Census, the 1900 Justice, Prec. 1, Fanin Co., Texas Census, and the 1920 Quanah, Hardeman Co., Texas Census. Altha died on 30 Jul 1929 and is buried in the Quanah Memorial Park Cemetery, Quanah, Hardeman Co., Texas.

    d. Mary Robeson,  born: 24 Feb 1844, Buncombe Co., NC. She married Thomas Fletcher Palmer on 04 May 1867, Cooke Co., Texas. Thomas was born on 24 Nov 1837 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1880 Cooke Co., Texas Census, the 1900 Colahan, Hemphill Co., Texas Census, and the 1910 Clarendon, Donely Co., Texas Census. Mary died on 24 Nov 1912. Thomas was listed in the 1920 Callahan, Nueces Co., Texas Census records. Thomas died on 18 Sep 1920. They both are buried in the Nuecestown Cemetery, Corpus Christi, Nueces Co., Texas. Children: Sallie L., L. Alice, William J., John M.,and George T. Palmer.

     e. Laurenia M. Robeson,  born: ca 1846, Buncombe Co., NC. She married Amos V. McCracken on 11 Apr 1872 in Cooke Co., Texas. Their family was listed in the 1880 Prec. 3, Jack Co., Texas Census records. Lorena died sometime after this census as Amos remarried Lucinda Burns in 1892. Children: Leonidas A., William M., Jesse J., and Delbert McCracken.

    f. Harriet Robeson,  born: 31 Jan 1848, Buncombe Co., NC. She married twice. She married first to William R. King on 06 Apr 1871 in Cooke Co., Texas. William was born on 03 Nov 1841 in Tennessee, the son of James King and Mariam Herford. William died on 30 May 1879 and is buried in the Hardy Cemetery, Hardy, Montague Co., Texas. Harriet was was listed in the 1880 Prec. 3, Montague Co., Texas Census living with her brother in law John H. King. Childen: Mariam R. and Edward E. King. Harriet married second to Elias Preston Patrick. Elias was born on 04 Jun 1847 in Arkansas. Their family was listed in the 1900 Justice, Prec. 3, Montague Co., Texas Census, the 1910 Kiowa, Ward 4, Pittsburg Co., Oklahoma Census, the 1920 Kiowa, Pittsburg Co., Oklahoma Census records. Harriet died on 12 Feb 1925, and Elias died on 04 Dec 1931. They both are buried in the Kiowa City Cemetery, Kiowa, Pittsburg Co., Oklahoma. Children: Adolphus and Lawrence Patrick .

    g. Melville John Robesonborn: Aug 1849, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married Rachel A. _____. Rachel was born in 1854 in North Carolina. Melville died on 04 Apr 1920 in Brazonia Co., Texas..

7. Andrew Ervin Worley, born 10 May 1818 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. He married twice. He married first to Cynthia R. Clark. Cynthia was born on 10 January 1816 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1850 Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 215, household 263, the 1860 Asheville PO, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records, pg. 226, household 1, and the 1870 Prairie, Pulaskin Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 6, household 41. Cynthia died sometime after the 1870 Census, and before 28 Nov 1875 as Andrew married secondly to Mary Elizabeth Pendergrass in Van Buren Co., Arkansas. Andrew died on 27 Sep 1880 in Van Buren Co., Arkansas. Andrew and Cythia's children were:

    a. Henry Nelson Worley,  born: 08 May 1836, Buncombe Co., NC. He married Mary C. Stillwell. Mary was born on 30 Apr 1836 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1870 Webster, Jackson Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 7, household 44, the 1880 Big Creek, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 595, household 72, and the 1900 Big Creek, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 30, household 38. Henry died on 14 Jan 1904, and Mary died on 13 Dec 1907. They both are buried in the Big Creek Cemetery, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas. Children: E. R., Josephine, Lou Ellen, Richard, Erwin, Harden, and Frank Worley.

     b. Jane Worley,  born: 1840, Buncombe Co., NC. She married Jacob Miles Garland on 25 Dec 1854, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Jacob was born on 24 Jun 1833 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1870 Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 105, household 287, the 1880 Laurel Co., Kentucky Census, pg. 215, household 239. Jane was living with her daughter and son in law Lucinda and Granville Wilkinson in the 1900 Pittsburg, Laurel Co., Kentucky Census records, pg. 187, household 145. Jacob died on 10 Jan 1899 and is buried in the Liberty Cemetery, London, Laurel Co., Kentucky. Children: John N., George M., Lucinda Agnes, Andrew F., Edward L., William N., Nettie E., and Stephen M. Garland.

    c. George William Worley,  born: 07 Jun 1841, Buncombe Co., NC. He married Mary Catherine West ca 1861. Mary was born on 22 Jul 1841 in Buncombe Co., North Carolina Carolina, the daughter of John West and Sallie Vaughan. Their family was listed in the 1870 - 1920 Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina Census records. George died on 04 Nov 1924, and Mary died on 27 Oct 1924. They both are buried in the West Chapel Cemetery, Asheville, Buncombe Co., North Carolina. Children: Addie P., Harriet, John, Robert Lee, James H., William Jackson, and Charles Garrett Worley.

    d. Anna Elizabeth Worley,  born: 23 Aug 1844, Buncombe Co., NC. She married twice. She married first to William H. Moore. William born ca 1839 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1870 Prairie, Pulaski Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 6, household 40. William died on 29 Mar 1872 in Lonoke Co., Arkansas. Children: Augustus Bingham Moore. Anna married second to John Henry Smith on 18 Feb 1880 in Conway Co., Arkansas. John was born on 04 Mar 1861 in Arknasas. Their family was listed in the 1880 Clinton Van Buren Co., Arkansas Census records, pg. 56, household 511. Ann died on 29 May 1893 and is buried in the Mt. Vernon Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, Faulkner Co., Arkansas. Children: Mary H., and Bernice A. Smith.

    e. Mitchell Luke Worley,  born: 24 Nov 1848, Buncombe Co., NC. He married twice. He married first to Sarah Robeson. Sarah was born in 1848 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1870 Beaver Dam, Haywood Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 14, household 89. Children: Elbert C., and William E. Worley. Mitchell was listed with his family in the 1880 Beaver Dam, Haywood Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 174, household 260. He married second to Eugenie "Jennie" Hall. Jennie was born on 20 Jan 1872 in North Carolina. Their family was listed in the 1900 Beaver Dam, Haywood Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 8, household 146, the 1910 Beaver Dam, Haywood Co., North Carolina Census, pg. 605, household 19, and the 1920 Beaver Dam Census, pg. 26 b, household 491.

    f. Stephen Marshall Worley,  born: 30 Sep 1848, Buncombe Co., NC. He amrried Martha Rachel McNeely. Martha was born in Jun 1848 in Maury Co., Tennessee, the daughter of Erie McNeely and Sarah Gates. Their family was listed in the 1880 Bosque Co., Texas Census, pg. 33, household 280, the 1900 Justice Prec. 1, Bosque Co., Texas Census, pg. 13, household 252, and the 1910 Justice Prec. 3, Bosque Co., Texas Census records, pg. 9, household 147. Stephen died on 12 Jan 1916, Bosque Co., Texas. Children: Sallie C., Walther H., Cora Lee, and Thomas S. Worley.

     Andrew and Mary Elizabeth's children were:

    g. William A. Worley,  born: Aug 1876, Van Buren Co., Arkansas. He married Pearlee Price on 12 mar 1899 in Scotland, Van Buren Co., Arkansas. Pearlee was born in May 1880 in Arkansas. Their family was listed in the 1900 Craig, Van Buren Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 312, household 25, the 1910 Howard, Conway Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 3b, household 46, the 1920 Union, Perry Co.,Arkansas Census, pg. 17b, household 326, the 1930 Walls, Lonoke Co., Arkansas Census, pg. 4b, household 79, and the 1940 Caroline, Lonoke Co., Arkansas Census records, pg. 1a, household 5. Children: Harvey Perry, Myrtle, Lowell, and Clarence Worley.

    h. Susan R. Worley,  born: 1880, Van Buren Co., Arkansas

 Nathan married second to Susannah King (continued)

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