Elijah Foley was born about 1800 in the state of Virginia. He married Phebe ___ and Elizabeth of Kentucky. His ten children were born in Kentucky. Elijah settled in Garrard county, Kentucky and was a constable by occupation. Elijah died between 1850 and 1854 and John Foley became guardian of the children. [Marriage Bond for Willis F. Lane ,Lincoln, Kentucky, p. 96]
1.1860 census, Madison, Kentucky, p. 70 film #803384.
2.Marriage License p. 444 ,Labette, Kansas]. Mary was 23 years old and John was 27.
3.Birth certificate of Fred Pepperdine, Montgomery, Illinois registered #3028.
4.1900 census, Labette, Kansas, p.4 film #1240485.
5.1920 census, Labette, Kansas, p. 2B film #1820536.