|. Reuben Dalton, c1790 - c1845, s/o William Dalton
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.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
. 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.
61 1. Martin Jennings Dalton, b 25 Oct 1818 Va, m Nancy V. Cochran.
62 2. Amos Dalton, b 4 Oct 1819 Va, m Rachel Williams.
63 3. Ransom Dalton, b 6 Feb 1820 Va, m(1) Hester Durnel (Hetty), m(2) Mary G. Smith Mitchell (Polly).
64 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).
65 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.
. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 3. Sharon Hill's website.
. 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.