Provey DorseyAge: 56 years1775–1831
- Provey Dorsey
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- Provey Wiley
|Birth|| about 1775|
|Kentucky County, Virginia Formed|| December 31, 1776 (Age 23 months)|
Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
|Articles of Confederation|| November 17, 1777 (Age 2 years)|
Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished|| June 30, 1780 (Age 5 years)|
Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
|Kentucky Becomes 15th State|| June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)|
|Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed|| June 25, 1792 (Age 17 years)|
Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
|George Washington Relected|| December 5, 1792 (Age 17 years)|
Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
|Knox County, Kentucky Formed|| December 19, 1799 (Age 24 years)|
Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
|Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed|| January 8, 1810 (Age 35 years)|
Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
|New Madrid Earthquake|| December 16, 1811 (Age 36 years)|
Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
|Harlan County, Kentucky Formed|| January 28, 1819 (Age 44 years)|
Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
|Marriage||Benjamin Wiley — View this family|
December 20, 1824 (Age 49 years)
|Death|| about 1831 (Age 56 years)|
|Last change|| February 1, 2014 – 23:16:47|
|Family with Benjamin Wiley|
Birth: about 1775
Death: about 1831
Marriage: December 20, 1824 — Henry County, Kentucky, USA
|Benjamin Wiley + Elizabeth Collette|
Birth: December 18, 1754 36 29 — Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
Death: February 17, 1816 — Henry County, Kentucky, USA
Marriage: between 1793 and 1794 — Kentucky, USA
Birth: about 1787 13 32
Birth: about 1791 17 36
Death: about 1871
Martha A. Wiley
Birth: about 1791 17 36
Death: about 1852
Benjamin L. Wiley Jr.
Birth: about 1793 19 38
Death: about 1859
Birth: about 1794 20 39 — DeFoe (Sweethome), Henry County, Kentucky, USA
Death: about 1828 — New Castle, Henry County, Kentucky, USA