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William Patterson Aliff, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1836
Death: Oct. 23, 1900

Son of James & Mary Freeman Aliff; he was named after James' father. William was a 5th generation Aliff:
James (4th), Thomas E. (3rd), Thomas (2nd) and Thomas, the first to come to America the New World.

The 1850 US Census found him at age 17 living with his parents in Roanoke: 1850 US Census
William married Sirilda Reynolds 1859 in Virginia. They had several children:
Virginia "Jennie" Aliff-Clay (1857)
Delitha Aliff-Brunty (1860)
Pauline Jane Aliff-Clay (1862)
Levina V. "Penina" (1864)
Robert Aliff (1866)
George Aliff (1867)
Mary M. Aliff-Cline (1868)
William Patterson Aliff (1871)
Martha Aliff-Morgan (1877)
Andrew Aliff (1878) and
Ottie F. Cline (1885)
The 1860 US Census has him listed as Wm Ailiff [name misspelled]. Wm and Sirilda are living at Rock Creek, with their daughter Delitha: 1860 Census
The 1870 US Census [also mis-spelled his name as Wm Alif] lists William and Serilda as living at Marsh Fork with children Delitha, Penina, Robert, Mary, and William Patterson Aliff. Wm Sr's parents, James and Mary Aliff were living next door: 1870 Census
William & Serilda's son William Patterson Aliff married Mahala Artie Beckelheimer in Jan 1896, Dora Alsie Clay in Aug 1898 and Lula Pearl Parker in Apr 1913.

Family links: 
  Sarilda Jane Reynolds (1842 - 1921)
  Virginia Aliff Clay (1857 - ____)*
  Robert H Aliff (1865 - 1939)*
  William Patterson Aliff (1870 - 1958)*
  Surilda Aliff Toler (1874 - 1904)*
  Franklin O. Aliff (1886 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Tabor Cemetery
Mount Tabor
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Penny Harris
Originally Created by: Terry Collins
Record added: Nov 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61564125
William Patterson Aliff, Sr
Added by: Penny Harris
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