10 June 1690–17 October 1751
Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
When James Joseph Wiley was christened on 10 June 1690, in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England, his father, Allen Newby Wiley, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Adams, was 12. He married Abigail Lightfoot on 16 January 1715, in Moate, County Westmeath, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 17 October 1751, in Fawn Grove, York, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, at the age of 61, and was buried in Centre Presbyterian Cemetery, New Park, Fawn Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States.