Quincy Oakley Genealogy

Narratives about the genealogy of the Oakley family of Quincy, Illinois
By Burks Oakley II
e-mail:  burkso2 [at] gmail [dot] com

1 - Introduction - a short introduction to my research about my father’s
ancestors

2 - Oakley Family History - highlights of our Oakley family ancestry

3 - Miller Family History - highlights of our Miller family ancestry

4 - Darling Family History -
narrative about my Darling ancestors, who came to America from Scotland in 1650
 
5 - Wells Family History -
using DNA to break through a brick wall on our Miller-Wells line

6 - Burks Family History - highlights of our Burks family ancestry

7 -
Crawford Family History - highlights of our Crawford family ancestry

8 -
Griffey Family History - using DNA to break through a brick wall on Amy Griffey's line

9 - Lester Family History - highlights of our Lester family ancestry

10 - How the Oakley Family Got to Quincy - a summary of the events that brought the first members of the Oakley family to Quincy, Illinois

11 - The Oakley-Botsford Family Relationship - a narrative about how the Oakleys and the Botsfords are related

12 - Eaton Family Relationship - a narrative about how the Oakleys and the Eatons are related
 
13 - Homesteading in Chadron, Nebraska - a narrative about the Aaron Burr Oakley family's adventure (1885-1891)


14 - Deep Triangulation Confirms Our Oakley Lineage - narrative about DNA and our Oakley-Gardner ancestry  (expanded chart showing different family lines)

15 - Our Spencer-Whitbread Ancestors - narrative about DNA and our Spencer-Whitbread ancestry

16 - More Genetic Genealogy involving my Case-Spencer Ancestors - narrative about DNA and our Case-Spencer ancestry

17 - The Y-DNA of the “Quincy Oakley” Males - narrative about my Y-DNA match with other Oakley males

18 - Hannah Louise Tripp and the Mayflower Branch -
more about the Tripp family line going back to the Mayflower

19 - More about our Tripp Family Heritage -
tracing our Tripp family line back to Rhode Island and to the Mayflower

20 - Our Mayflower Ancestors -
narrative about being descended from Francis Cooke, who came to America on the Mayflower

21 - Our Warren Ancestors - going back to the King of Jerusalem during the Crusades
 
22 - Descendants of Allen Miller and Hannah Louise Tripp - narrative about DNA and our Miller-Tripp ancestry

23 - Descendants of Joseph Mosher and Lydia Taber - narrative about DNA and our Mosher-Taber ancestry

24 - Tracing Abigail Mallory's Ancestors - narrative about Abigail Mallory's ancestors

25 -
DNA and Burks Family Relatives - narrative about Ancestry DNA and my Burks family relatives

26 - Our Beers Family Ancestry - narrative about our Beers family ancestors

27 -
Our Lyon Family Ancestry - narrative about Lyon family ancestors on my Oakley-Darling-Lyon line

28 -
The Warner Branch - narrative about Warner family ancestors on my Burks family line

29 -
Our Woodruff and Woodford Ancestors - our Woodruff and Woodford ancestors on on Miller family line

30 -
Sarah Rust – tracing our ancestry back to Henry Rust (1613-1684) 

31 -
Burr Family Genealogy - tracing our Burr family ancestry
 
32 -
The Sermon Preached at the Funeral of Hannah Case Miller - the original document from 1819, plus discussion

33 -
David Oakley Jr. and Eunice Oakley - narrative about double first cousins in the Oakley family who married each other

34 - Wind Up in Traer - narrative about Elisabeth Oakley Smith and her husband Gordon Smith

35 - LaVerne C. Miller - musings about Cousin Dick

36 - DNA Triangulation on our Woodruff-Woodford Ancestors - narrative about DNA and our
Woodruff-Woodford ancestors


Updated 22 October 2017