Starting Sept. 30, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: Illinois: Clay County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Riley, Barnes, Britton, Burton, others
Posted by: Garland G. Riley Date: May 09, 2001 at 11:42:29
  of 507

Surnames of Riley, Barnes, Myers, Britton, Burton, Brooks, Graham, Stonecipher, Rayl, Richards, Beal

I am descended from persons bearing the above surnames who lived in Clay County, IL during part or all of their lives. I am interested in sharing information about the respective persons, as well as future efforts in learning more about them. If interested, please contact me through the forum or by direct e-mail at

More specific information:

Jonathan Riley, b. abt 1820, IN m. Sarah Myers, b. abt 1820, IL. Came to Clay late 1830's (or before).
Henry Barnes, b. 1824, KY m. Sarah Graham, b. 1830, IN. Came to Clay before 1860.
James Britton, b. 1816, KY m. Desdomona Rayl, b. 1815. Came to Clay about 1862.
Hardin Burton, b. abt 1817 m. Elizabeth Ann Richards, b. 1823, IN. Came in covered wagon, 9/11/1864.
Micajah Brooks, b. 1754-1774, NC m Rachel _____, b. 1750- 1774. Came to Clay abt 1827.
Mary E. Stonecipher, b. abt 1852, TN. Came to Clay bef 1870 with parents, Wayne and Melvina (Morgan) Stonecipher. Married in Clay Co. 11/21/1878 Jonathan Riley, b. 1851, IL

Glenn Riley


Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network