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Riley Family of Beaufort & Jasper Counties, SC

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Riley Family of Beaufort & Jasper Counties, SC

Dawn Owings (View posts)
Posted: 14 Sep 2004 9:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Riley, Morgandollar, Bailey, Venning, Maner, Royall
I'm looking for other descendants of John Riley, Sr. and Frances Morgandollar.

John Riley (possibly the son of Miles Riley and Mary Parker) was born between 1765 and 1777 in SC. He died between 1813 and 1825 in Robertsville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC. In 1797 he married Frances "Fanny" Morgandollar, daughter of John and Elizabeth Morgandollar, of Coosawhatchie. Fanny was born on her parents' plabntation in Coosawhatchie in Dec 1780. She died in SC in 1843.

They had at least six children:

1. Susannah Elizabeth "Susan" Riley b. abt 1799 in SC d.1871/9 Prob. in Hampton (now Jasper) Co., SC. m. abt 1820 William E. Bailey b. in VA or SC 1793/4 d.aft 1880

2. John Riley, Jr. b. abt 1800 in SC d.1838-49 m. Susan Ann Bailey, sister of William E. Bailey, ca. 1834 in SC. (Susan later remarried to Joseph Williams in 1853)

3.Mary Ann Riley b.Riley Plantation, Coosawhatchie, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC 1802/3 d.aft 1870 m. 1822 William Royall, the son of William Royall and Elizabeth Crosskeys. William Royall b. James Isl., Charleston Co., SC 1797 d.Ga 1863

4.William Morgandollar Riley b.Riley Plantation, Coosawhatchie, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC Aug. 17, 1805 d.Waynesville, Glynn (now Brantly) Co., GA 1859 m. 1829 Elizabeth Ann Maner b.Robertsville, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC 1812 d.LaGrange, GA 1889

5.Dr. Edward S. Riley b.Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC 1809/10 d.aft 1860 (1)m. Cornelia Emily Robert, daughter of John Robert and Anna Maner. Cornelia Robert b.1815 d.1839. (2)m. abt 1840 Rebecca A. b.GA 1820/1 d.aft 1860

6.Samuel Riley b.Riley Plantation, Coosawhatchie, Beaufort (now Jasper) Co., SC Sept 1, 1815 d.Mt. Pleasant, Charleston Co., SC 1884. m. abt 1842 Sarah Whilden Venning. Sarah Whilden Venning b.Charleston Co., SC 1816 d.Mt. Pleasant, Charleston Co., SC 1893

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