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William Eddy Files
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Birth: 1784
Pendleton
Anderson County
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1855
Burnt Prairie
White County
Illinois, USA

Will probated 17 September 1855 White Co. Il.


Parents:
Father:John Files, Jr (1760-1834)
Mother: Ann Eddy Files (died 26 Feb 1824)
Married: 10 November 1781 in Rutherford, NC

William Eddy and Dorothy Files moved to Ky in 1804

Spouse:

Dorothy Jones
Married: 30 October 1811 in Warren Co., Ky.

Moved to White Co.,Il. about 1817 from Warren Co. Ky. Listed in 1820 White Co Census.

Children:

Daniel McHenry Files
John E. Files
Elizabeth H. Files Fraizer
Anna Files Maricle
William Franklin Files
James Files
Fereby Files Newby
Peter Jones Files


The Files Cemetery is located on Co R. 20 in White Co. Il. about two miles West of Burnt Prairie, Il. on the North side of road in grove of trees. Nothing much remains of stones. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Files (1760 - 1834)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Jones Files (1793 - 1860)*
 
 Children:
  Daniel McHenry Files (1817 - 1885)*
  John E. Files (1818 - 1895)*
  Anna Adah Files Maricle (1819 - 1880)*
  William Franklin Files (1820 - 1854)*
  Elizabeth H. Files Fraizer (1823 - 1906)*
  James Files (1826 - 1904)*
  Fereby Files Newby (1830 - 1909)*
  Peter Jones Files (1834 - 1914)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Eddy Files (1784 - 1855)
  John "Jack" Files (1787 - 1879)*
  Thomas Hamilton Files (1788 - 1848)*
  Malinda E. Files Day (1793 - ____)*
  Elizabeth E. Files Merritt (1795 - 1864)*
  Margaret Files McCreary (1801 - 1857)*
  Adam Files (1807 - 1862)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Files Cemetery
Burnt Prairie
White County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: roy wethington
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95581256
 

This is my 4th great grandfather.
- CJWoller
 Added: May. 9, 2015
This is my 4th Great-Grandfather
- Vicki Golden Files-Saulsbery
 Added: Jul. 23, 2013

- Prescilla
 Added: Jan. 18, 2013
 
 
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