Wiley Rigsby Genealogy

Record modified: 2015-08-09

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Wiley Taylor Rigsby |
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 \ Margaret Johnson |
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Born: 1809-01-07 Georgia USA
Died: 1895-03-20 Cairo, Grady Co, Georgia USA
Marriages:
1. 1830-00-00 Jane R Blair

Children of Wiley Rigsby and Jane Blair:
Mary Ann Margaret Rigsby b. 1832-06-11
Lewis Johnson Rigsby b. 1834-01-09
James Roberson Rigsby b. 1835-05-02
Andrew Jackson Rigsby b. 1837-07-15 d. 1862-02-23
Eliza Jane Rigsby b. 1839-03-29
Amos Vatin Rigsby b. 1841-04-07 d. 1851-00-00
Samuel David Rigsby b. 1843-11-01
Thomas Wiley Rigsby b. 1845-08-15
John Allen Rigsby b. 1847-08-20
William Jefferson Rigsby b. 1851-11-29


Notes:

[R35.7]

He also married 1868-03-10 Mary Ann (unknown, widow of Draffin) 1820-08-04 Mecklenburg NC d 1869-11-01 Decatur Co GA.
He also married in Thomas Co GA 1870-10-19 Sarah A P Ramsey c1820 GA.
buried in Long Branch cemetery, Grady Co GA

He was a farmer.

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Georgia, Property Tax Digests, 1793-1893

1848
Randolph Co, Randolph
Wiley T Rigsby 1 poll, tax 77 cents

1849
Randolph Co, Randolph
Wiley T Rigsby 1 poll, pine 202 1/2 acres, tax 58 1/10 cents

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1880 census Thomas Co GA p383a
Wiley T Rigsby 71 GA/NC/NC
wife Sarah A P 60 GA/GA/GA
gnie Lula Whitfield 11 GA/GA/GA

1870 census Decatur Co GA p69
Willey T Rigsby 52 GA [should be 61]
Samuel D 27 GA
Josephine 21 GA
William J 18 GA
John A 23 GA
Thomas W 25 GA

[Josephine is Samuel's wife.]

1860 census Decatur Co GA p149
Wiley Rigsby 50
Jane 45
James 24
Andrew 22
Samuel 16
Thomas 14
John 12
Jefferson 10

1850 Randolph Co GA p376b/377a
Wiley Rigsby 40 GA
Jane 38 SC
M A (f) 17 GA [Mary Ann]
L J (m) 15 GA [Lewis Johnson]
J R (m) 14 GA [James Roberson]
Allen J 13 GA [Andrew Jackson]
Eliza 11 GA [Eliza Jane]
Ave? 9 GA [Amos Vatin]
S D (m) 7 GA [Samuel David]
T W (m) 5 GA [Thomas Wiley]
J A (m) 3 GA [John Allen]

1840 census Randolph Co AL p208
William T Rigsby 2 M <5, 1 M 5-10, 1 M 40-50, 1 F <5, 1 F 5-10, 1 F 30-40
[Andrew 3, James 5, Lewis 6, Wiley 31, Eliza 1, Mary 7, Jane c28]
[This has to be Wiley. His age must be marked wrong.]

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