Roxa Anna "Roxie" Neely

18 September 1853–19 November 1910 (Age 57)
Cobb, Georgia, United States

The Life of Roxa Anna "Roxie"

When Roxa Anna "Roxie" Neely was born on 18 September 1853, in Cobb, Georgia, United States, her father, William Adrian Neely, was 53 and her mother, Mary Polly Parks, was 38. She married Davis Corbin Wagley on 12 February 1874, in Red River, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Campbell, Georgia, United States in 1860 and Justice Precinct 4, Motley, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 19 November 1910, in Motley, Texas, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Dumont Cemetery, Dumont, King, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Davis Corbin Wagley
Roxa Anna "Roxie" Neely
Marriage: 12 February 1874
John Sidney Wagley
Oscar Wagley
Mary A. Wagley
Walter Wagley
Lula Wagley

Spouse and Children

12 February 1874
Red River, Texas, United States



    Oscar Wagley


    Mary A. Wagley


    Walter Wagley


    Lula Wagley


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 8

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 17

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McNeely .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Ricksay A Nealy in household of Mary Nealy, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Roxie Wagley in household of Sidney Wagley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rosa A Wagley in household of Davis C Wagley, "United States Census, 1900"

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