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Re: William Alfred Boxley--VA, IL, MO
Posted by: Jeffrey W. Bryant Date: June 24, 1999 at 05:05:50
In Reply to: William Alfred Boxley--VA, IL, MO by margaret cox russell of 101

I am also a descendant of George Boxley and Hannah Jenkins. Below is what I have pieced together for the first few generations of the Boxley family. This is a work in progress and is likely to have errors. The Boxley family lived in Louisa and Spotsylvania Co., VA in the late 1700's and early 1800's.


1. Joseph1 BOXLEY married unknown.

Children of Joseph BOXLEY were as follows:
+ 11 Thomas2 Boxley
+ 12 Joseph2 Boxley

Generation 2

11. Thomas2 BOXLEY (Joseph1), died 17 Mar 1803 in , Spotsylvania, Virginia. He married unknown.

Children of Thomas BOXLEY were as follows:
+ 111 George3 Boxley (Jr.)
112 Mary M.3 Boxley married Benjamin Graves.
113 Nancy3 Boxley
114 William3 Boxley married Elizabeth ((---)) Boxley.
115 Sophia3 Boxley
116 Thomas3 Boxley

12. Joseph2 BOXLEY (Joseph1), born abt. 1738 of Louisa, Virginia. He married Catherine(SPILLER) Boxley.

Children of Joseph BOXLEY and Catherine SPILLER were as follows:
+ 121 John Spiller3 Boxley
+ 122 Joseph3 Boxley
+ 123 George3 Boxley
124 Catherine3 Boxley, born abt. 1775 in , Louisa, Virginia.
125 Mary3 Boxley, born abt. 1777 in , Louisa, Virginia.
126 Thomas3 Boxley, born abt. 1779 in , Louisa, Virginia.
+ 127 Pallison3 Boxley

Generation 3

111. George3 BOXLEY (Jr.) (Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1777/80 in Virginia; died 1863 in , Hamilton, Indiana; buried in Boxley Cemetery, Hamilton, Indiana. He married on 11 Mar 1805 in , Spotsylvania, Virginia, Hannah (JENKINS) Boxley, born 1780 in Virginia, daughter of Anthony Gibson Jenkins. In 1815, George Boxley decided to attempt to free the slaves. He made an elaborate plan, but a slave woman betrayed the plans of the conspirators. Although George Boxley escaped from his death sentence through assistance from his wife, six slaves were hanged and another six were banished. He fled, first to Missouri, then to Ohio. He was recognized and captured, but friends freed him. Again he went to Missouri, and then moved to Adams Township, Hamilton Co., IN, where he was involved with the underground railroad and eventually died.

Children of George BOXLEY (Jr.) and Hannah JENKINS were as follows:
1111 Hannah4 Boxley, born in , , Ohio. She married on 25 Sep 1834, Jeremiah Dunn.
+ 1112 Virginia4 Boxley
1113 Thomas P.4 Boxley, born 1808 in , , Virginia; died aft. 1880 in , Hamilton, Indiana. He married (1) on 24 Aug 1843 in , Hamilton, Indiana, Margaret (Wilson) Boxley. He married (2) on 23 Sep 1852 in , Tipton, Indiana, Elizabeth (McCrain) Boxley, born 1830 in , Ohio; died aft. 1880.
+ 1114 Putnam4 Boxley
+ 1115 Addison4 Boxley
+ 1116 Harriet4 Boxley
+ 1117 Caswell4 Boxley
1118 George Gibson4 Boxley, born abt. 1818.
1119 Mary Ann4 Boxley married on 13 Mar 1837, LeRoy Fitzpatrick.
111A Lovina4 Boxley married on 8 Mar 1846 in , Hamilton, Indiana, Edward Corbin.
111B Anna E.4 Boxley, died 5 May 1834. She married on 13 Jun 1833, Eli J. Sumner, born 28 May 1812 in , Highland, Ohio.

121. John Spiller3 BOXLEY (Joseph2, Joseph1), born abt. 1768 in , Louisa, Virginia. He married on 18 Apr 1789 in , Louisa, Virginia, Mary Wills (BARCLAY) Boxley.

Children of John Spiller BOXLEY and Mary Wills BARCLAY were as follows:
1211 John C.4 Boxley, born abt. 1790.
1212 William Spiller4 Boxley, born abt. 1799.
1213 Albert4 Boxley, born abt. 1801.
1214 Mariah4 Boxley, born abt. 1803.
1215 Joseph4 Boxley, born abt. 1805.
1216 Eliza Jane4 Boxley, born abt. 1805.
1217 Benjamin4 Boxley, born abt. 1807.
1218 Catherine S.4 Boxley, born abt. 1809.
1219 Mary C.4 Boxley, born abt. 1809.

122. Joseph3 BOXLEY (Joseph2, Joseph1), born abt. 1770 in , Louisa, Virginia. He married Winifred(SANDIDGE) Boxley, born 10 Jun 1772 in , Spotsylvania, Virginia; died 21 Aug 1831.

Children of Joseph BOXLEY and Winifred SANDIDGE were as follows:
1221 James4 Boxley
1222 Pattison4 Boxley
1223 Mary4 Boxley married Massey.
1224 Ann4 Boxley
1225 Sarah4 Boxley married Turner.

123. George3 BOXLEY (Joseph2, Joseph1), born 9 Mar 1772 in , Louisa, Virginia. He married on 9 Oct 1797 in , Louisa, Virginia, Catherine Cole (BARCLAY) Boxley, born 1772.

Children of George BOXLEY and Catherine Cole BARCLAY were as follows:
1231 Mary4 Boxley, born 1798 in , Louisa, Virginia.
1232 Burrell4 Boxley, born 1799 in , Louisa, Virginia.
1233 Sophia Ann4 Boxley, born 1805.
1234 Fatama4 Boxley, born 1808; died 16 Apr 1888.
1235 America4 Boxley, born 1810.
1236 Susanna4 Boxley, born 1812.

127. Pallison3 BOXLEY (Joseph2, Joseph1), born abt. 1781 in , Louisa, Virginia; died 1859 in , Louisa, Virginia. He married on 17 Oct 1803 in , Louisa, Virginia, Susanna Robinson (DICKINSON) Boxley, born 21 Mar 1779 in , Louisa, Virginia; died 19 Jun 1827 in , Louisa, Virginia.

Children of Pallison BOXLEY and Susanna Robinson DICKINSON were as follows:
1271 Huldah4 Boxley
1272 Myra Roscow4 Boxley married on 1 Oct 1828 in , Louisa, Virginia, George ByarsNuckols.
+ 1273 Jane E.4 Boxley
+ 1274 Catherine Spiller4 Boxley
+ 1275 Susanna Dickenson4 Boxley

Generation 4

1112. Virginia4 BOXLEY (George3, Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1806; died 1866. She married in 1828 in Cincinnati, Ohio, Zimri HUSSEY, born 1808; died 1869.

Children of Virginia BOXLEY and Zimri HUSSEY were as follows:
+ 11121 Sophia5 Hussey

1114. Putnam4 BOXLEY (George3, Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1807 in , , Virginia. He married unknown.

Children of Putnam BOXLEY were as follows:
11141 Mary E.5 Boxley, born 1845 in Indiana. She married on 27 Nov 1872, Lemuel B.Mitchell.
11142 John F.5 Boxley, born 1847 in Indiana.

1115. Addison4 BOXLEY (George3, Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1809 in , , Virginia; died 1 Jan 1895. He married (1) on 7 Feb 1839 in , Marion, Indiana, Harriet Ann (TAYLOR) Boxley. He married (2) Martha ((---)) Boxley, born 1812 in Virginia. He married (3) on 5 Mar 1843, Mariah Ann(HUMPHREY) Boxley. He married (4) on 18 Jan 1874, Mary F. (TAYLOR) Boxley, born Feb 1836 in , Pennsylvania; died aft. 1900.

Children of Addison BOXLEY and Harriet Ann TAYLOR were as follows:
11151 Fletcher5 Boxley, born 1840 in , , Indiana.

Children of Addison BOXLEY and Martha (---) were as follows:
11152 John O.5 Boxley, born 1847 in Indiana.

Children of Addison BOXLEY and Mary F. TAYLOR were as follows:
+ 11153 5 Boxley

1116. Harriet4 BOXLEY (George3, Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1815 in , Maryland; died 1875 in , Umatilla, Oregon; buried in Valley Cem., Umatilla, Oregon. She married on 5 Sep 1833 in Clinton Co., Indiana, Noah HARDESTY, born 24 Dec 1811 in , Belmont, Ohio; died 1887 in , Umatilla, Oregon; buried in Valley Cem., Umatilla, Oregon, son of Urias Hardesty and Elizabeth Williams or Clark.

Children of Harriet BOXLEY and Noah HARDESTY were as follows:
+ 11161 Rebecca Elizabeth5 Hardesty
+ 11162 Thomas Imes5 Hardesty
+ 11163 William R.5 Hardesty
11164 Hannah Q.5 Hardesty, born 1841 in , Indiana. She married (1) Chilen F. Morgan. She married (2) Fred Sonneburg.
+ 11165 Solomon W.5 Hardesty
+ 11166 Mercer "Mack"5 Hardesty
11167 Phillip Francis5 Hardesty, born Jul 1848 in , Indiana. He married on 10 Oct 1893 in Baker, Baker, Oregon, Rosa (Yeakley) Hardesty.
11168 Margaret5 Hardesty, born 1849 in , Indiana.
11169 Elizabeth5 Hardesty, born 1850 in , Montgomery, Indiana.
1116A Mary A.5 Hardesty, born 1852 in , Indiana. She married C. H. Brown.
1116B Noah5 Hardesty, born 1854 in , Illinois.
+ 1116C Samuel5 Hardesty

1117. Caswell4 BOXLEY (George3, Thomas2, Joseph1), born 1816 in Virginia; died 1891. He married (1) on 21 Dec 1848 in , Hamilton, Indiana, Cordelia (DAVIS) Boxley. He married (2) on 6 Dec 1859, Sarah Ann (KERCHEVAL) Boxley, born Feb 1839 in , , Ohio; died 1904.

Children of Caswell BOXLEY and Cordelia DAVIS were as follows:
11171 Hannah5 Boxley, born 1842 in , , Indiana. She married on 10 Dec 1872, ShannonSpencer.
+ 11172 Caswell5 Boxley
+ 11173 Elijah H.5 Boxley
11174 Clara C.5 Boxley, born 1859 in , Hamilton, Indiana.

Children of Caswell BOXLEY and Sarah Ann KERCHEVAL were as follows:
11175 Mary Anna5 Boxley, born Jun 1864 in , Hamilton, Indiana; died 1935; buried in Crown View Cemetery. She married in 1908, Charles L. Martin.

1273. Jane E.4 BOXLEY (Pallison3, Joseph2, Joseph1) married Robert N. NUCKOLS.

Children of Jane E. BOXLEY and Robert N. NUCKOLS were as follows:
12731 Ellen M.5 Nuckols married Stuart.
12732 Robert N.5 Nuckols

1274. Catherine Spiller4 BOXLEY (Pallison3, Joseph2, Joseph1), born 22 Jun 1797 in , Virginia; died 2 Jul 1858 in , Virginia. She married (1) on 30 Nov 1815 in , Louisa, Virginia, John KIMBROUGH. She married (2) on 4 Mar 1831 in , Louisa, Virginia, Jeremiah White GRAVES.

Children of Catherine Spiller BOXLEY and Jeremiah White GRAVES were as follows:
12741 Katherine Spiller5 Graves, born 1834 in , Orange, Virginia; died 1914 in , Pittsylvania, Virginia. She married Moses.
+ 12742 Jacob Pallison5 Graves
12743 Edmund Boxley5 Graves

1275. Susanna Dickenson4 BOXLEY (Pallison3, Joseph2, Joseph1), buried in Frederick's Hall, Virginia. She married on 29 Oct 1838 in , Virginia, Andrew L. MILLS.

Children of Susanna Dickenson BOXLEY and Andrew L. MILLS were as follows:
12751 Elizabeth5 Mills, born abt. 1840 in , Virginia.
12752 Pallison Boxley5 Mills, born abt. 1842 in , Virginia. He married Evilina(Hansrough) Mills.
12753 Andrew S.5 Mills, born abt. 1844 in , Virginia.
12754 Edmund5 Mills, born abt. 1847 in , Virginia.



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