Timothy Toney sources have been added. He was the son of Edmond Toney. His Ancestry Records are recorded for Elizabeth Freeman Link. The Link Surname is also associated with Lyons & Stover & Toney, among several others. The Toney Surname came from the de Toeni (various spellings) from Devon England & Normandy France. The first known ancestor was said to be a Viking.
"Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRRC-373 : 5 December 2014), Edmd. Toney in entry for Timothy Toney, 01 Apr 1725; citing ST PETER'S PARISH,NEW KENT,VIRGINIA, reference ; FHL microfilm 6,048,679.
"United States Census, 1790," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XHKN-3T6 : accessed 4 January 2018), Timothy Toney, Greenville, South Carolina, United States; citing p. 83, NARA microfilm publication M637, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 11; FHL microfilm 568,151.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Timothy by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Timothy: