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Looking for info on Benjamin Floyd, c1790, son is Wiley Floyd, wife is Mary Roberts.

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on 2016-09-09 10:16:28

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by markav on 2016-09-09 12:58:55

please can you give us a country and places they may have lived

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-09 13:06:13

I know he died in South Carolina but don't know where he was born or and children

by markav on 2016-09-09 13:45:47

found this
Name Benjamin Floyd
Home in 1820 (City, County, State) Edgefield, South Carolina
Enumeration Date August 7, 1820
Free White Persons - Males - Under 10 2
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15 2
Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 10 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15 1
Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over 1
Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture 2
Free White Persons - Under 16 6
Free White Persons - Over 25 2
Total Free White Persons 8
Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other 8

Name Wiley Flayd
Age 25
Birth Year abt 1825
Birthplace South Carolina
Home in 1850 The District, Edgefield, South Carolina, USA
Gender Male
Family Number 1855
Household Members
Name Age
Mary Flayd 60
Wiley Flayd 25
Caroline Flayd 20
Benj F Flayd 1

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-09 15:06:03

Thanks , do u happen to know father/mother or any ancestors ?

by markav on 2016-09-10 03:58:21

did you want names etc of wiley floyd's brothers and sisters or just info on his parents benjamin and mary and back?

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-10 10:16:06

Any info you can give me please, I'm stumped at this point

by markav on 2016-09-10 13:20:07

will post bits as i find them
Wiley Floyd
in the U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Wiley Floyd
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: South Carolina
Regiment: 5th Regiment, South Carolina Reserves (90 days 1862-63)
Company: D
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M381 roll 11

children of benjamin and mary but there may be more
James Floyd 1803–
Nancy Floyd 1813–1883 married a hastings holley and had at least 9 children
Lewis Floyd 1817–
Wiley Floyd 1825–
Hazel Floyd 1832–

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-10 14:15:24

Thanks, appreciate any info you can share with me.

by markav on 2016-09-10 14:31:25

children of Wiley and first wife Caroline McClendon

Benjamin F. Floyd 1849–1912
Harriet Floyd 1852–
John Floyd 1854–
Marcellus Floyd 1856–
Mary Floyd 1858–
Lucy Wiley Floyd 1860–
Caroline Floyd 1862–
Rosa Floyd 1864–
Wiley Franklin Floyd Jr. 1865–1932
Alice Floyd 1867–1930
Joel P. Floyd 1869–
Eldred Floyd 1871–
Lily Floyd 1874–

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-10 16:55:08

Thanks , are you a Floyd? Wiley is my great grandfather on my mothers side

by markav on 2016-09-11 02:47:03

no i'm no relation I just enjoy researching.
this is Wiley's 2nd wife and family, was she Caroline's younger sister or a relative? they have the same surname.
Elizabeth (Lizzie) McClendon
1836–
Sherman McClendon 1865–1913
John Lincoln McClendon 1867–1939
Ella McClendon 1870–1953
Nellie ElizabetH McClendon 1877–1929
Isabel 'Babe' McCLENDON FLOYD 1878–1949

let me know what/who you would like me to research and i will concentrate on that

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-11 08:08:28

Thanks, I would like to know more about Benjamin Floyd if you will please

by markav on 2016-09-14 04:01:33

I have been unable to find anything on him. On a tree on Ancestry i found this,
parents of benjamin

Enoch Floyd
1775–1773
BIRTH ABT 1775 • South Carolina, not sure what the correct date is, think typing error
DEATH ABT FEB 1773 • Spartanburg County, SC

Margaret Jane White
1756–
BIRTH ABT 1756 • Probably Ireland
DEATH Probably Spartanburg Co

also
1770 census of Spartanburg there is an Enuch + 2 free white males over 16, 2 f w males under 16 and 1 f white female + 3 slaves
and a johnathan+ family, ebinezer+ family and a John + family all in the same place so i would imagine they are related
BIRTH ABT 1756 • Probably Ireland
DEATH Probably Spartanburg Co
I will keep looking

by Ralphweathers on 2016-09-14 08:36:39

Wow, thanks. You are good at this. I was able to track my father's surname back to 1400 in England but have been stuck on my mother's side.

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