Priscilla E Roberts

11 May 1853–31 December 1921 (Age 68)
Madison, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Priscilla E

When Priscilla E Roberts was born on 11 May 1853, in Madison, North Carolina, United States, her father, Rev Evan Roberts, was 38 and her mother, Isabella C Goforth, was 26. She married James A. Worley in 1873, in Madison, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Hot Springs Township, Madison, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Township 12 Big Pine Creek, Madison, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 31 December 1921, in Big Pine, Madison, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Ailer Worley Cemetery, Big Pine, Madison, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James A. Worley
1854–1935
Priscilla E Roberts
1853–1921
Marriage: 1873
Harriet Isabell Worley
1874–1952
Mary J. Worley
1877–
Julina Priscilla Worley
1879–1916
William H. Worley
1881–1902
George Jackson Worley
1883–1960
John Cleveland Worley
1885–1965
Arthur Elmore Worley
1889–1932
Stephen Hartford Worley
1890–1961
Pearl A Worley
1899–1958

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1873
Madison, North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Female1874–1952Female

    Mary J. Worley

    Female1877–Female

    Julina Priscilla Worley

    Female1879–1916Female

    William H. Worley

    Male1881–1902Male

    Male1883–1960Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Rev Evan Roberts

    Male1815–1902Male

    Female1827–1891Female

siblings

(7)

    Amos J. Roberts

    Male1842–1907Male

    John Evan Roberts

    Male1849–1927Male

    Female1851–1916Female

    Female1853–1921Female

    Nancy Lucinda Roberts

    Female1864–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 9

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 19

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Prissilla Warley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Priscilla Worley in household of James A Worley, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Priscilla Worley in household of James A Worley, "United States Census, 1920"

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