.            Reuben Dalton, c1790 - c1845, s/o William Dalton
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

6    Reuben Dalton,5                                                                                                                                                      (William,4)
.          b ca 1790 Va; d ca 1845, bur Monroe Dalton's farm, Carroll Co, Va.
.          m Catherine Worrell (Katie), b ca 1797-1801 Va, d Sep 1860 Carroll Co, d/o Amos Worrell and Ellen Roberts.

.          1815, 14 Mar: Grayson Co, Va tax list, Reuben Dalton.
.          1820 Grayson Co census, p 247, Ruben Dalton, 200100-00100.
.          1830 Grayson Co census, p 255, Ruben Dalton, 222001-100001.
.          1840 Grayson Co census, Eastern Dist, p 293, Reuben Dalton, 1112001-0000.
.          1850 Carroll Co census, Dist 11, p 329, #168/168, Catherine Dalton,49 Va, Nancy,18 Va, Charles,14 Va, Hetty,12 Va, Eliza E.,10
.                   Va.
.          1860 Carroll Co census, Dugspur, p 59, #382/385, Katherine Dalton,63 Va, day laborer, --, $50, Nancy,24 Va, day laborer, Eliza,19
.                   Va, day laborer.
.          1870 census, Catherine not located.

.          issue:

1.   Martin Jennings Dalton, b 25 Oct 1818 Va, m Nancy V. Cochran.

2.   Amos Dalton, b 4 Oct 1819 Va, m Rachel Williams.

3.   Ransom Dalton, b 6 Feb 1820 Va, m(1) Hester Durnel (Hetty), m(2) Mary G. Smith Mitchell (Polly).

4.   Robert Dalton, b ca 1824 Va, m Elizabeth Dalton.

5.   Nancy Dalton, b ca 1832-39 Va (b May 1840 acc to 1900 census), prob d ca 1900-10, m 17 Apr 1861 Carroll Co to Isaac Jen-
.                nings (#2242), b Jun 1841 Va, d 8 Dec 1918 Carroll Co, s/o Clifton Jennings and her 1st cousin Catherine Dalton (d/o John Bass
.                Dalton (#2) and Eleanor Edwards).

6.   Charles Marion Dalton (Marion), b ca 1834-36 Va, m Eleanor Worrell (Nelly).

7.   Hester J. Dalton (Hetty), b ca 1837-38 Va, m(1) 3 May 1860 Carroll Co to Thomas Henry Kemp, b ca 1837 Franklin Co, Va,
.                d 1862, s/o William Kemp and Catherine Housman.  Thomas joined Co G, 54th Va Regmt and d in Civil War.  Wid, Hester m(2)
.                30 Nov 1893 Carroll Co to Thomas Turpin, wid, b Oct 1832 Va, s/o Thomas and Nellie Turpin.  Thomas had m(1) 4 Oct 1858
.                Carroll Co to Margaret Jennings, b ca 1843 Va, d/o
Andrew Jennings (Andy) (#222) and Jane Virginia Collier.  Thomas m(2)
.                Millie Dalton (unable to identify her).

8.   Eliza Elizabeth Dalton, b Apr 1840 Carroll Co, d 9 Mar 1920 Marion, Smyth Co, Va, bur Oakwood Cem, Pulaski, Pulaski Co,
.                m 9 May 1867 Carroll Co to James Arthur Matherly, b 2 Feb 1848 Carroll Co, d 9 May 1913 Raleigh Co, WVa, bur Little Vine
.                Primitive Baptist Church Cem, Beaver, Raleigh Co, s/o S. and L. Matherly.  Eliza's tombstone gives her death date as Feb 1919.
.                1870 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 37, #249/256, Jas Matherley,22 Va, miner, Eliza L.,28 Va, Wm. S.,4 Va, America A.,2 Va.
.                1880 Carroll Co census, Pine Creek, p 61C, #82/87, James Matherly,31 Va, farming, Elize E.,40 Va, Wm. Landers,14 Va, farm
.                          hand, America A.,11 Va, Samuel F.,9 Va, Menoah Em.,7 Va, James Mat.,5 Va, Sarah C.E.,3 Va, Micky Aldora,1 Va.
.                1900 Mercer Co, WVa census, East River Dist, ED 81, sheet 5B, #75/78, Eliza Matherly, Apr 1849 Va (8 ch, 8 living, mother-in-
.                         law, wd), living with Obediah G. and Mickey A. Burnett.
.                1900 Mercer Co, WVa census, Jumping Branch Dist, ED 83, sheet 11A, #178/181, Eliza E. Matherly, Apr 1840 (D, 9 ch, 9 liv-
.                         ing, mother), living with James M. and Lillie E. Matherly.
.                issue:
a.   William Sanders Matherly, b 30 Jul 1866 Carroll Co, d 2 Aug 1943 Roanoke Co, "s/o William Matherly and Eliza Dalton",
.                      bur Westview Cem, Blacksburg, m 30 Dec 1887 Carroll Co to Mary Ann Hester Victoria Dalton ( Esther), b 28 Dec 1867
.                      Carroll Co, d 26 Jan 1936 Montgomery Co, d/o
Wesley Jefferson Dalton (Wess) (#341) and Julina Ann Strange.
b.   America Anne Matherly, b 26 Jul 1868 Carroll Co, d 28 Mar 1922 Pulaski Co, "d/o Jas A. Matherly and Eliza E. Dalton",
.                      bur Oakwood Cem, Pulaski, m 23 Apr 1885 Carroll Co to Elisha Monroe Vaughn, b 23 Sep 1868 Carroll Co, d 24 Oct 1936,
.                      bur Oakwood Cem, s/o Rufus M. and Olive Vaughn
c.   Samuel F. Matherly, b 2 Jul 1869 Carroll Co (but not in 1870 census), d 8 Oct 1945 Mercer Co, m(1) ____.  Samuel m(2)
.                      12 Mar 1931 Mercer Co to Eliza J. Griffitts (Liza), b ca 1873 Va.
d.   Menoah Em. Matherly, b ca 1873 Va.
e.   James Matthew Matherly, b 12 Oct 1874 Carroll Co, d 13 Mar 1953 Raleigh Co, "s/o James A. Matherly Sr", bur Tom
.                      Lilly Cem, Ghent, Raleigh Co, m Lilly Euery Slaughter (Eura), b 19 Nov 1876 Floyd Co (b Oct 1878 acc to 1900 census), d
.                      24 May 1961 Raleigh Co, but Tom Lilly Cem, d/o William Martin Slaughter and Sabra Ann Barringer.
f.   Sarah C. E. Matherly, b ca 1877 Va.  Poss Sarah Lucretia Matherly (Cretia) who m William J. Blakely and lived in Sullivan
.                      Co, Tenn, although the census records say she was born in Tenn.
g.   Mickey Aldora Matherly, b Oct 1877 Va, m ca 1894 to Obediah G. Burnett, b Feb 1870 Va, d 2 Feb 1953 Raleigh Co.
h.   Eliza Cassie Matherly, b 16 May 1883 Floyd Co, d 26 May 1947 Blacksburg, Montgomery Co, "d/o James A. Matherly
.                      and Eliza Dalton", m James Arthur Martin.

.           Ref:  1.   Essie Spence Goad's notes.
.                    2.   William Crouch's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: docaduck@aol.com   
.                    3.   Sharon Hill's
.                    4.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Rock Talker; Patty Greene.
.                    5.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Denise Drake Horton, orig in "Pulaski SW Times", 11 Mar 1920:
.                          The body of Mrs. Eliza Matherly, aged 82 years, who died Tuesday night at Marion, was brought to Pulaski yesterday
.                          afternoon and removed to the home of her daughter, Mrs. E. M. Vaughan. Funeral service was held this afternoon at 2
.                          o'clock from the residence followed by interment in Oakwood cemetery. The Rev. L. C. Dickerson, of the Baptist church
.                          officiating. Mrs. Matherly was born and reared in Carroll County but lived for a number of years at Blacksburg. She had
.                          for years been a member of the Primitive Baptist church to which profession she remained consistent. Seven children
.                          survive: Mrs. Vaughan of Pulaski; Mrs. E. C. Martin and W. S. Matherly of Blacksburg; Mrs. M. A. Burnett, S. F. and J.
.                          A. Matherly of West Virginia; Mrs. C. R. Brooks of Texas.