Person:William Ooley (1)

William Wooley
  1. Henry Wooleyabt 1742 - 1822
  2. John Wooleyabt 1746 - bef 1804
  3. Mary Wooley1756 - 1828
  4. Michael Ooley1757 - 1797
  5. David Ooley1758 - aft 1832
  6. Margaret Wooleyabt 1760 - aft 1804
Facts and Events
Name William Wooley
Alt Name William Olley
Alt Name William Wooley
Gender Male
Birth? 1721
Census[1] 1785 Fraziers District, Botetourt County, Virginia
Death[2][3][4] 1804 Garrard County, Kentucky

William Ooley was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Page 418.--18tb November, 1760. Jacob Cunningham's appraisement, by Jno. McCown, Jno. Willey, Andrew Hays--The following notes against Daniel and Samuel Lyle, Edward Fearis, Wm. Davis, Jno. Delap, James Brains, Francis McCown, Robert Moore, Francis Randall, Neaiell McClister, Robert McKeney, David Tallford, James and John Gilmer, Jno. Dunlap, French McKown, Wm. Olley, Richd. Brush, Samuel Horad, Alex. Dell, Edward Bovill, 1 neager fellow.
  • Page 435.--21st October, 1765. Sale bill recorded of William Culberts, by Wm. Gilmore, administrator, to, viz: Mary Brown, Margaret McCown, Patrick Denny, Andw. Fitzpatrick, Mary Boyls, Mary Ann Crawford, Jas. Logan, Wm. McCanless, David Guin, Jane Scot, Wm. Ooley, Jno. Selone, Jas. McCampbell, Richard McGee, Jean Muldrach, Alex. Dale, Chas. Boyles. Paid William Naper, Jannet Gilmore, Samuel Norwood, Blakeley Brush, Isabell Summers, Elizabeth Woods, Mary McCown, Sarah Davis, John Hays, Cryer of Vendue; James McNabb.
  • Page 496.--17th March, 1767. Vendue recorded of Francis McCown's estate to, viz: Wm. Naper, David Dredan (vid Dryden), James Bets, Richd. Bush, Pat. McCampbell, Wm. Taylor, David Gum, Wm. Napen (Naper?), David Quin, William Wooley, Wm. Culbert. Settlement of above estate--Paid Jno. McNabb, Francis Randalls, Robt. McKeney, Saml. Gest, James Telford.

    Virginia Census, 1607-1890
    Name: William Wooley
    State: VA
    County: Botetourt County
    Township: Frazers Dist
    Year: 1785
    Record Type: Tax List
    Page: NPN
    Database: VA Early Census Index

  2. Garrad County Will Book A, in McAdams, Mrs. Harry Kennett. Kentucky pioneer and court records: abstracts of early wills, deeds and marriages from court houses and records of old bibles, churches, grave yards, and cemeteries. Copied by American war mothers. Genealogical material collected from authentic sources. Records from Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Clark, Estill, Fayette, Garrard, Harrison, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Mercer, Montgomery, Nicholas and Woodford counties. (Lexington, Kentucky: The Keystone Printery, 1929), 41, Secondary quality.

    William Wooley - Will Book A, p 192 - children: William, Chrisley, Henry, Peter, Mary Hambleton, Michael Wooley's heirs, John Wooley's heirs, David Wooley & daughter, Margaret Wooley. Exec: Crisley Wooley, Henry Wooley and William Hambleton. Written 6 Mar 1797. Probated Sep Court, 1804. Witnesses: Alex Cains, James Guthrie and William Wooley.