VanScoy Family Genealogy Forum
Michael was born in March 1829, Marion County, OH to Malinda. Malinda was born in May 1842 in New York State. In 1900 Michael was living in Sauk County, Wisconsin.
Michael is the son of Moses (VanScoyoc) VanSky who was born Feb. 6, 1795, York (Adams) County, PA. He married Rachel Fickle ca 1816 in Virginia. Moses died Oct 28, 1865, Hardin Co., McDonald T., Ohio. Rachel ws b. Feb. 17, 1792 in Virginia and d. Oct. 20, 1865, also in Hardin Co., OH. They had the following children:
Samuel Perry - b. ca 1818, d. Dec 8, 1881
Silas - b. April 1820
Sarah Jane - b. ca 1821
George F. - b. Sep. 29, 1823, d. Jul. 13, 1879
Isaac S. - b. 1825, d. May 10, 1882
Elizabeth Ann - b. 1827
Michael - b. Mar. 1829
Zachariah - b. Apr. 9, 1831
Lucinda - b. 1835, d. Feb. 2, 1877
I have a lot of information on the VanSky (VanScoyoc) family but not on the Riley's. E-mail me if you would like more info.