Person:Andrew Kerley (2)

Andrew J. Kerley
b.14 January 1818 Tennessee
d.16 February 1874 Johnson County, Illinois
m. 13 September 1852
  1. Patrick H. Kerley1853 - 1854
  2. Andrew Kerley1855 - 1865
  3. Martha P. Kerley1856 -
  4. Francis Kerley1868 - 1928
Facts and Events
Name Andrew J. Kerley
Gender Male
Birth[1] 14 January 1818 Tennessee
Marriage 13 September 1852 Johnson County, Illinoisto Sarah Ann Harrell
Death[1] 16 February 1874 Johnson County, Illinois


Possible clue to Andrew Kerley's parentage from Bledsoe County, TN Petition in 1843: Petition of Andrew Lowe asking to change his name to be changed to Andrew Kerley.

Tennessee Petitions 1843

  1. 1.0 1.1 Find A Grave.

    Andrew J Kerley
    BIRTH 1818
    Tennessee, USA
    DEATH 1874 (aged 55–56)
    Illinois, USA
    BURIAL: Kerley Cemetery #2
    Bloomfield, Johnson County, Illinois, USA

  2. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).
  3.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M653).

    Name: S S Kerley
    [A J Kerley]
    Age: 42
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Gender: Male
    Birth Place: Tennessee
    Home in 1860: Township 12 S Range 3 E, Johnson, Illinois
    Post Office: Vienna
    Dwelling Number: 914
    Family Number: 827
    Occupation: Far
    Real Estate Value: 1200
    Personal Estate Value: 400
    Attended School: Yes
    Household Members: Name Age
    S S Kerley 42
    Sarah Kerley 26
    Andrew Kerley 5
    Martha Kerley 4
    Mary Kerley 2
    John Kerley 6/12

  4.   United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132).

    Name: Andy Kerly
    Age in 1870: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: Tennessee
    Dwelling Number: 187
    Home in 1870: Township 12 Range 3, Johnson, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Vienna
    Occupation: Farmer
    Cannot Read: Y
    Cannot Write: Y
    Male Citizen over 21: Y
    Personal Estate Value: 350
    Real Estate Value: 1000
    Inferred Spouse: Sarah Kerly
    Inferred Children: Andrew Kerly
    Mary Kerly
    John Kerly
    William Kerly
    Frances Kerly
    James Kerly
    Household Members: Name Age
    Andy Kerly 52
    Sarah Kerly 35
    Andrew Kerly 15
    Mary Kerly 12
    John Kerly 10
    William Kerly 4
    Frances Kerly 2
    James Kerly 6/12

  5.   United States. U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907. (Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2008).

    Name: Andrew J Kerley
    Issue Date: 1 Jun 1857
    Place: Johnson, Illinois, USA
    Land Office: Shawneetown
    Meridian: 3rd PM
    Township: 12-S
    Range: 3-E
    Section: 15
    Accession Number: IL2020__.111
    Document Number: 22085