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Rev Andrew Morris "Andy" Toler
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1835
Maple Meadow
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 1902
Mingo County
West Virginia, USA

As the story goes: Reverend Andy Toler was one of the first settlers in this remote mountainous part of WVa, which was originally Virginia. Andy would ride his horse to church and take a giant swig of moonshine from a jug in his saddle bags. They say he would preach so loud, that you could hear him in the next county. He was not only a preacher, but a doctor, lawyer, judge, timber man, & farmer. He would take his pay, or fees, in cattle, hogs, sheep, moonshine whiskey or any form of supplies.

Also served in the Civil War as 1st Sergeant, Confederate.
Enlisted in Company B, Virginia 45th Infantry Battalion on 01 May 1863.

He married Martha Hatfield on Sep 20, 1858 when he was 23 years old. They had 6 children.

After Mattie's death, Andy married Nettie Brookshire on Dec 15, 1892. They had 5 children. Rev Toler had another daughter with Nettie, his second wife... Lula who married Rev Herb Riddle. She is the only burial location I've yet to find.

Stone says birth year 1835. Civil War records transcribed as 1836. Marriage record confirms 1835. Family docs also note 1835.
Family links: 
  Martha Hatfield Toler (1833 - 1891)
  Nettie Brookshire Hatfield (1865 - 1952)
  James Monteville Patterson Toler (1859 - 1940)*
  John Crimington Brackenridge Toler (1861 - 1951)*
  Anderson Howard Toler (1865 - 1945)*
  Laura Zettie Toler Livingstone (1869 - 1962)*
  Mary Bell Toler Preece (1872 - 1932)*
  Julius Caesar Toler (1873 - 1948)*
  John Goff Toler (1896 - 1950)*
  Dewey Admiral Toler (1898 - 1977)*
  General Otis Toler (1899 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
Toler Cemetery
Mingo County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: CarrieMR
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
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Rev Andrew Morris Andy Toler
Added by: CarrieMR
Rev Andrew Morris Andy Toler
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