Posted By:Arielle Crawley
Subject:John Riley born Ireland-Married former slave
Post Date:October 24, 2013 at 15:05:00
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Looking for any info on John Riley, born about 1780 in Ireland. He came to Virginia, where he married a former slave. They had a daughter named Jane Elisabeth Riley, born 1821 in Virginia. Jane was smuggled through the underground railroad, from Va. to Pennsylvania, where she married a man named Orange H. Dorman. I would like to find the name of the slave woman that John married, and any other info on the family.