Eliza Jane Sexton1

#327, (26 January 1870 - 20 February 1944)
Father*Joel Sexton1 (1844 - 1928)
Mother*Martha Kay1 (1852 - )


Williamson Conley b. 1865, d. 1937
Children 1.Minnie Conley+ (1889 - 1938)
 2.Alice Conley+5 (1891 - 1932)
Her married name was Conley. 
Birth*26 January 1870She was born on 26 January 1870 at Pike Co., IllinoisG.2 
23 June 1880She appeared on the census of 23 June 1880 in the household of Joel Sexton and Martha Kay at Monroe Prec., Pope Co., IllinoisG, age 8, b. IL; nei. Wm (36) and Mary (36) Sexton with son John T and other children.3 
Marriage*26 January 1888She married Williamson Conley, son of John Conley and Susan Ward, on 26 January 1888 at Pope Co., IllinoisG.4 
13 June 1900She and Williamson Conley appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at Webster Pct., Pope Co., IllinoisG; (also servants John Sexton (27, single, b. Feb 1873) and Hannah Sexton (24, wid., b. May 1876), both b. IL, parents b. TN.)5 
22 April 1910She and Williamson Conley appeared on the census of 22 April 1910 at Lynn Twp., Posey Co., IndianaG; also farm hand Titus Etheridge (25.)6 
Death*20 February 1944She died on 20 February 1944 at 422 Pearl, Mount Vernon, Posey Co., IndianaG, at age 74.2 


  1. [S48] Gerald Ray Lewis Family Tree, Gerald Ray Lewis, owner, online Ancestry.com, Eliza Jane Sexton, dau. of Joel H Sexton and Martha Kay.
  2. [S1672] Indiana Death Certificates 1899-2011/2017, Indiana State Board of Health, Death Certificates, 1900–2011, Local No. 6430, Reg. No. 100-85, 1944 Roll 3, img. 432/3013. Liza Conley, housekeeper, wid., res. 422 Pearl, Mt. Vernon, Posey Co. IN, b. Pike Co. IL 26 Jan 1870, dau. of Joel Sexton, b. unk., and Martha Kay, b. AR; d. at res. 20 Feb 1944, myocardial degeneration; inf. Titus Ethridge, res. Mt. Vernon IN; bur. Bellefontaine, Mt. Vernon, online Ancestry.com.
  3. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Joel (30), farmer, b. and parents b. TN; Martha (25), b. and parents b. Alabama.
  4. [S1516] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online Ancestry.com, Eliza Sexton and Williamson Conley, marr. Pope Co. 26 Jan 1888.
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Williamson (35), b. IL Jan 1865, parents b. OH, farmer; Liza (28), b. IL Jan 1872, parents b. TN, 2 children, both living; marr. 12 yrs.
  6. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Williamson (44), b. IL, father b. unk., mother b. OH, no occ.; Eliza (37), b. IL, father b. TN, mother b. AL, 8 children, 5 living; marr. 24 yrs.