Posted By:Kathleen H.
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Subject:Re: Raley Riley - Lewis
Post Date:May 06, 2008 at 06:25:22
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Forum:Clay County, IL Genealogy Forum
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Hi Betty,

I hope this information gives you some leads.

Good luck!

Kathleen


Check documents ....

Elvira's 1st marriage:
(verified by Civil War Pension's list of children)

Name: Elvira TATMAN
Spouse Name: Leander A. LEWIS
Marriage Date: Aug 09, 1860
Marriage County: Clay
Clay County Court Record


1870 U.S. Federal Census - IL
Clay County
Flora, 2nd Ward

-Leander LEWIS, age 42; Occupation: Making brick, b. KY

-Elvira Lewis, age 26; Keeping House, b. MO

-Edward S. Lewis, age 5, b. IL

-John G. Lewis, age 17; Occupation: works on railroad, b. IL

-Rolla L. Lewis, age 3, b. IL

-Samuel Richard, age 17; Occupation: Works in Brick yard, b. IL

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Elias F. RILEY
Elvira LEWIS
Date of Marriage: 1877-02-01
Volume and Page Number: D / 180
County: Clay

1880 Census - Flora, IL
www.familysearch.org

Elias RILEY, age 39
Elvira Riley, age 39

George Riley, Son, age 10
Charles Riley, Son, age 7
William Riley, Son, age 2
Edward Lewis, Step-son, age 14
Leander Lewis, Step-son, age 10

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1900 U.S. Federal Census - IL
Clay County
Flora / Harter Twp.

Enumeration Date: June 15, 1900

-Elias RILEY, Head of Household, b. March 1841, age 59; Married 23 years; b. VA, Father b. VA, Mother b. NY; Occupation: Carpenter; unemployed six mos.; rents home

-Almira [sic] Riley, b. March 1837, age 63, Married 23 years; Mother of 2 children / 2 children survive; b. MO, Parents b. KY

-Edward Lewis, Step-son, b. March 1866, age 34, Married; unknown years of marriage; b. IL, Father b. IN, Mother b. MO

-Harry Riley, Son, b. August 1880, age 19, Single, b. IL, Father b. IN, Mother b. MO; Occupation: Hotel Porter

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1840 U.S. Federal Census - VA
Tyler County

Turner RILEY
1 male age 20 to 30
2 females under 5 yrs. old
1 female 10 to 15 yrs. old
1 female 20 to 30 years old

Source:
Microfilm Series and Roll No: M704_579, page 11
Bureau of the Census
National Archives and Records Administration
Washington, D.C.

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1850 U.S. Federal Census - VA
County: Tyler
61st District

-Emily RILEY, age 36, b. VA

-Catharine Riley, age 14, b. VA

-Errilla Riley, age 12, b. VA

-Elias Riley, age 9, b. VA

-William Riley, age 7, b. VA

-Elizabeth Riley, age 4, b. VA

-Robert Riley, age 4, b. VA

Source:
Microfilm Series and Roll: M432_979; Page: 382 and 383
NARA, Washington, D.C.

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1860 U.S. Federal Census - VA
County: Tyler
Post Office: Sistersville

-Emily RILEY, age 42, Personal Estate Value: $300.00; b. VA (?)

-Catharine Riley, age 23, b. VA

-Orrilla Riley, age 21, b. VA

-Elias F. Riley, age 19; Occupation: Farm hand, b. VA

-William Riley, age 17; Occupation: Farm hand, b. VA

-Robert Riley, age 15

-Elisabeth Riley, age 15

Source:
Microfilm Series and Roll: M653_1382; Page: 135
NARA, Washington, D.C.

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1870 U.S. Federal Census - IL
Clay County
Stan(d)ford Twp.
Post Office: Flora


-E. P. RILY, age 29; Occupation: Farmer, Real Estate Value: $600.00; Personal Estate value: $300.00; b. VA

-Sarah Rily, age 33; Keeping House, b. IN

-George Rily, age 5 mos. old; b. April (1870)

-Emly Rily, age 55; b. NY