After fanding Schooley link to our ancestry in Preble County Ohio, put togetrher the following on ancestry of William Schooley
The following is ancestry of William Schooley, father of Elizabeth Schooley, who married William W Coons. Information based on the Marvin Miller New England genealogy page(outstanding), Schooley Family Genealogy Forum page postings by Constance Thaxton, 1999, Trent Hampton, 2002, Neil Schooley, 2001, Linda Tasker, 2000, and Cheryl LNU, 2001:
12.1 Robert Scholey, Sr. [one "o"]. b. 1648 Hemsworth, Eng. d. 1689 Trenton, Burlington Co., NJ [came to America 1678 aboard "The Shield."] md. Sarah Bingham 1678 "at home of John Hootens at Skegby in Notts. Eng". [Sarah 2nd marriage 10 Dec 1696 to Caleb Wheaty l-Chesterfield, NJ].
Children of Robert and Sarah Scholey:
Alice, b 1678, England
William, b 20 Oct 1679, Burlington NJ
Mary, b 6 Jan 1681, NJ
Sarah, b 26 Mar 1684, NJ
Elizabeth, b 26 Dec 1686, NJ
Robert, b 10 Jan 1687, NJ
12.2 Robert Schooley, Jr. b 1687 NJ, d. 1732 Burlington Co., NJ(near Delaware river Falls), md. Catherine [who remarried Thomas Williams].
Children of Robert Jr and Catherine Schooley:
Samuel, b ~1707, NJ
12.3 Samuel Schooley, b. ~1707, NJ; d.May 1769, Loudoun County, VA; m. ca1729, NJ, Sarah LNU
Children of Samuel & Sarah Schooley;
John, b. ~1727, NJ, md Mary Wright?
Samuel, b ~1729, NJ
Mary b. ~1731, NJ, md Jonathan Myers ca. 1750 in Hunterdon County NJ
Phoebe b. ~1737, NJ
William b. ~1739, NJ
Ann b. ~1737, NJ,
Samuel Schooley and Jonathan Meyers were Quakers at Kingwood M.M. NJ. Both families migrated to Loudoun Co., VA in 1761.
12.4 William Schooley, b ~1739, NJ, md Ann Matthews(b ~ 1840)
Children of William and Ann:
Hannah, b ~1762
Mahlon, b ~1762, Loudoun Co VA, md Elizabeth Brown (1795-1840) in 1820?
Samuel, b 1766, Loudoun Co VA
William Jr, b 15 Mar 1767, Loudoun Co VA
John, b 9 Aug 1769, VA
Issac, b 13 Feb 1771, Loudoun Co Va
12.5 William Schooley Jr, b 1767, VA, md Sarah Bowen(b 19 Jun 1782) on 17 Dec 1799 in Ross Co OH.
Children of William and Sarah:
Thomas, b ~1800
Sena, b 1802/3
Samuel, b 31 Mar 1806, Ross Co OH
Elizabeth, b 21 Sept 1808, OH, md William Wilson Coons, daughter Sarah
Emma, b 7 April, 1811, OH
William, b 25 May 1813, OH
Sarah, b 6 Jun 1815, OH
Hannah Ann, b 1820, OH
Harriett, b 21 July 1821, OH
John, b 12 Dec 1822, Liberty, Ross County OH
12.6 Elizabeth Schooley married William W Coons(Koontz), 20 Sept 1826. Their daughter, Sarah(Sallie) married Annuel Gifford. Elizabeth Schooley Coons died 7 May 1890.