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  • Adeline Wooley (1874 - 1953)
    Birth: Oct. 11, 1874 Death: Jul. 15, 1953Family links: Parents: John H. Woolley (1849 - 1928) Ophelia Frances Norsworthy Woolley (1853 - 1907) Spouse: William Robert Vestal (1874 - 1930)* Children: B...
  • Barbara Wooley (1722 - 1796)
    Barbara “Barbary” Wooley BIRTH 1722 Botetourt County, Virginia, USA DEATH 1796 (aged 73–74) Garrard County, Kentucky, USA BURIAL Boone Cemetery Lincoln County, Kentucky, USA MEMORIAL ID 64653716 · Vie...
  • Barbara Rebecca Sullivan (1789 - 1891)
    Barbara Wooley Sullivan BIRTH 1789 Botetourt County, Virginia, USA DEATH 22 Mar 1891 (aged 101–102) Graves County, Kentucky, USA BURIAL Saint John Cemetery Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ...
  • Carl Osmond Wooley (1903 - 1974)
    Carl O Wooley , United States Census, 1930 * Household Role Sex Age Birthplace* Carl O Wooley Head M 26 Illinois* Mary Wooley Wife F 25 Illinois* Carl O Wooley Jr. Son M 6 Illinois* Robert E Wooley Son...
  • Sir Leonard Woolley (1880 - 1960)
    Sir Leonard Woolley (17 April 1880 – 20 February 1960) was a British archaeologist best known for his excavations at Ur in Mesopotamia. He is considered to have been one of the first "modern" archaeolo...

About the Wooley surname

My grandmother's maiden name was Wooley. She married my grandfather when she was 17 - 18. Grandpa was in his 30's, I think. It was her first marriage, his second. Both lied in order to marry. She lied up, he lied down. He didn't want her father to know exactly how old he was.He had been through a divorce before he met her. After they divorced, he married a third time. His actual birthday, I'm not sure, but his name was John Edward Larcom.