James Rhiley

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James Rhiley

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Connecticut, United States
Death: 1917 (68) (Pneumonia which he had for 3 weeks)
Place of Burial: Oshkosh Cemetery, NE, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of James Reily Rhiley and Matilda Rhiley
Husband of Nancy Margaret Rhiley
Father of Tommy Rhiley; King Robert Rhiley; Grace D Greta and Florence M Merritt

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About James Rhiley

Family word of mouth says:

He ran away from home when he was 11.

Lived near Minden, Nebr. or Holdrege, NE

Moved to Kearney, NE

Deed Record #492 filed 4 Dec 1881 County of Kearney, State of Nebraska, James Rhiley bought 160 acres for three thousand dollars from Homer L Healsey and Wife Josephine B. Healsey. North East 1/4 of section 18 Town(ship) 6 Range 13 West in Kearney county and State of Nebraska containing 160 acres by government survey. More info on document but some words are hard to transcribe.

On 9 April 1889 State of Nebraska, Kearney County Deed Record Page 19

that James Rhiley and Wife (Nancy M Rhiley) sold it to Andrew J. Douglass from county of Mercer and State of Illinois for $2500. Real Estate situated in May Township in Kearney County, State of Nebraska.

The North East Quarter of Section No Eighteen (18) Township No (#) (6) North Range Thirteen (13) West of the 6th PM in Kearney County Nebraska and Containgin 160 acres more or less. Signed on 5 April 1889.

Subject honors (*) to an indebtedness on said land by Mortgages, Taxes and costs amounting in the aggregate to the sum of 1800 which said grantee A. J. Douglass assume and agrees to pay to that amount.

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James Rhiley's Timeline

Connecticut, United States
Age 30
March 10, 1885
Age 36
Minden Holdrege, Nebraska, United States
February 13, 1888
Age 39
January 4, 1893
Age 44
Nebraska, United States
Age 68
Oshkosh Cemetery, NE, United States