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William G. Copley Jr. (1829 - 1876)

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William G. Copley Jr.
Born in Lawrence, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 30 Jun 1847 in Wayne, Wayne, WV, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Drag Creek, Wayne, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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Contents

Biography

WILLIAM and JULINA COPLEY

During the 1850 US Census:

William Coply, age 21, was living in Wayne, Virginia, with his wife, Julina Coply, age 19, and

Mary Coply, daughter, age 2

Dwelling #706 Family #744, race: white. All family members were born in Virginia. William's occupation is Farmer and he cannot read and write.

During the 1860 US Census:

William Copley, age 30, was living in Wayne, Virginia, with his wife, Julianna Copley, age 29, and their children

Mary Copley, daughter, age 12

Ira Copley, son, age 9

Wayne Copley, son, age 7

William Copley, son, age 6

Aly Copley, son, age 1

Dwelling #741 Family #736, race: white. William Sr was born in Kentucky and all other family members in Virginia. William's occupation is Farmer and his personal estate is valued at $50. William and Julianna cannot read and write. None of the children attended school during the year.

During the 1870 US Census:

William Copley, age 41, was living in Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia, with his wife, Julia Copley, age 39, and their children

Mary Copley, daughter, age 22

Ira Copley, son, age 19

Wayne Copley, son, age 18

William Copley, son, age 16

Ali Copley, son, age 11

Martha Copley, daughter, age 9

Sarah E Copley, daughter, age 7

Milroy Copley, son, age 4

Linsey Copley, son, age 1

Dwelling #163 Family #159, race: white. Youngest, Milroy and Linsey were born in West Virginia and all other family members in Virginia. William's occupation is Farmer, Julia is house keeper. Ira can read and write, Wayne and William can read but cannot write. None of the children attended school during the year.

Name

Name: William G. /COPLEY/[1][2][3][4][5]

Birth

Birth:
Date: 1829
Place: Lawrence County, KY, USA[6][7][8]

Death

Death:
Date: 14 JAN 1876
Place: Drag Creek, Wayne, WV, USA[9]

Residence

Residence:
Date: 1870
Place: Lincoln, Wayne, WV, USA[10]
Residence:
Date: 1860
Place: Wayne, VA, USA[11]

Marriage

Husband: William Henry Copley
Wife: Nancy Williamson
Child: James Dickey Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: William G. Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Sarah Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Thomas Benton Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Ali Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Child: Nicholas Copley
Relationship to Father: Natural
Relationship to Mother: Natural
Marriage:
Date: 30 Jul 1822
Place: Louisa, Lawrence, KY, USA[12]

Sources

  • 1850 US Census: "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8DY-41H : 12 April 2016), Julina Coply in household of William Coply, Wayne county, part of, Wayne, Virginia, United States; citing family 744, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • WikiTree profile Copley-240 created through the import of My Tree.ged on Aug 10, 2012 by Jennifer Justice. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Jennifer and others.
  • Source: S-2083944473 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903 Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.Original data - Card Records of Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, ca. 1879-ca. 1903; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M1845, 22 rolls); Records of the O Note: APID: 1,1195::0
  • Repository: R-2142803482 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com Note:
  • Source: S-2083946819 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 Author: National Archives and Records Administration Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.Original data - General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T288, 544 rolls.Original data: General Index to Pension Files, Note: APID: 1,4654::0
  • Source: S-2096736708 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=11795205&pid=548
  • Source: S-2096738895 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: 1870 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnes Note: APID: 1,7163::0
  • Source: S-2096738903 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: 1860 United States Federal Census Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1 Note: APID: 1,7667::0
  • Source: S-2096946822 Repository: #R-2142803482 Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Author: Yates Publishing Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was deriv Note: APID: 1,7836::0
  1. Source: #S-2096946822 Page: Source number: 330.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JED. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=worldmarr_ga&h=275754&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 1829 Birth place: APID: 1,7836::275754
  2. Source: #S-2083946819 Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=civilwarpension&h=1921287&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: APID: 1,4654::1921287
  3. Source: #S-2083944473 Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=civilwarheadstones&h=28335&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Death date: 14 Jan 1876 Death place: Kentucky, United States APID: 1,1195::28335
  4. Source: #S-2096738903 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wayne, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: 835; Image: 477. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34426123&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1830 Birth place: Kentucky Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wayne, Virginia, United States APID: 1,7667::34426123
  5. Source: #S-2096738895 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=11253552&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1829 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia, United States APID: 1,7163::11253552
  6. Source: #S-2096946822 Page: Source number: 330.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JED. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=worldmarr_ga&h=275754&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 1829 Birth place: APID: 1,7836::275754
  7. Source: #S-2096738903 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wayne, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: 835; Image: 477. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34426123&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1830 Birth place: Kentucky Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wayne, Virginia, United States APID: 1,7667::34426123
  8. Source: #S-2096738895 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=11253552&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1829 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia, United States APID: 1,7163::11253552
  9. Source: #S-2083944473 Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=civilwarheadstones&h=28335&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Death date: 14 Jan 1876 Death place: Kentucky, United States APID: 1,1195::28335
  10. Source: #S-2096738895 Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: M593_; Page: ; Image: . Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1870usfedcen&h=11253552&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1829 Birth place: Virginia Residence date: 1870 Residence place: Lincoln, Wayne, West Virginia, United States APID: 1,7163::11253552
  11. Source: #S-2096738903 Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: , Wayne, Virginia; Roll: ; Page: 835; Image: 477. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=34426123&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: abt 1830 Birth place: Kentucky Residence date: 1860 Residence place: Wayne, Virginia, United States APID: 1,7667::34426123
  12. Source: #S-2096946822 Page: Source number: 157.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: JED. Note: http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=worldmarr_ga&h=275756&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Note: Data: Text: Birth date: 1790 Birth place: VA Marriage date: 1822 Marriage place: APID: 1,7836::275756




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