Last Update 01/14/2007

Wiley Hamby was the son of Martin Hamby and Elizabeth Wells, born 1833. He died in 1901 in Dubois, PA.

According to letter written to John Calvin Mays by Nancy Day wife of Morgan Mays.
"He went to war in 61 and few days before the war Stopped he went over to the federal army and has never come back."

Co A 22nd Regiment, Enlisted at age 26, March 19, 1862. Mustered in as Private and was promoted to Corporal in May, 1862 - August 1864. Deserted to the enemy on or about March 7 1865. Confined at Washington DC until released on or about March 10 1865, after taking oath of Allegiance. Roll of honor indicates he was wounded slightly in an unspecified battle.



1860 Fort DEFIANCE P O, Caldwell Co, NC
W A Hamby 24 M Farmer NC
Jane 19 F NC
Lucinda 1 F NC

Wiley married1 Martha Jane MAYS daughter of Morgan M MAYS and Nancy DAY on 22 May 1856 in Caldwell Co, NC. Martha was born2 in Jun 1840 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died on 11 Feb 1922 in Belmont, Gaston Co, NC.

Lived at Blueridge Twp, Watauga Co, NC - 1900
Martha Hamby Widow
Milard Grandson of Martha
Martha E Granddaughter of Martha
Nancy Mays Mother F W March 1818 82 Wd 5 children and 5 living.

Wiley and Martha had the following children:

+ 2 M i. James HAMBY was born in Oct 1861.

3 F ii. Lucinda HAMBY was born in 1859. She died Died Young.

Sources
1. Caldwell Co, NC (register of deeds), Book 1 Page 119. Married by James M Coltrell JP.
2. 1900 Census, Watauga Co, Blueridge Twp, NC.


2. James HAMBY (Wiley A) was born in Oct 1861 in Caldwell Co, NC.

1900 Blueridge Twp, Watauga Co, NC. # 45/45

James married Ellen in 1879 in NC. Ellen was born1 in Dec 1861 in NC.

They had the following children:

+ 4 M i. Granvill Asbury HAMBY was born in Dec 1881.

+ 5 M ii. George Thomas HAMBY was born in Jun 1885.

6 F iii. Bessie M HAMBY was born in May 1889 in NC.

7 M iv. Wiley A HAMBY was born in May 1892. Wiley married2 Ivey Lee Francum SUMPTER in 1916 in Caldwell Co, NC.

8 M v. John L HAMBY was born in Jan 1899 in NC. He died on 23 Oct 1938.

Name: John L Hamby
Death Date: 23 Oct 1938
Death County:
Death State:
North Carolina
Death Age: 38
Birth Date: 1900
Race: White
Source: NC State Archives. North Carolina Deaths, 1908-67


Sources

1. 1900 Census,Blueridge Twp, Watauga Co, NC.
2. Register of Deeds, BK 26 Page 59.

4. Granvill Asbury HAMBY (James, Wiley A) was born in Dec 1881 in NC.

Granvill married Neila STORY. Neila was born in 1884 in WATAUGA. She died1 in 1940 in Caldwell Co, NC.

They had the following children:

+ 9 M i. Lawrence Albert HAMBY was born in 1904. He died in 1972.

+ 10 M ii. Romie Earley HAMBY was born in 1906. He died in 1977.

11 F iii. Easter Lou Alice HAMBY was born in 1909 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died2 in 1999 in Caldwell Co, NC. Easter married3 Isaac MILLER in 1925 in Caldwell Co, NC.

12 F iv. Mamie HAMBY was born in 1910 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died4 in 1996 in Caldwell Co, NC. Married a Suddreth.

+ 13 F v. Irene HAMBY was born in 1912. She died in 1996.
14 M vi. James Clyde HAMBY was born5 in 1914 in Caldwell Co, NC. He died on 13 Oct 1999 in Guilford Co, NC.
BOOK: 0276 PAGE: 1040

15 F vii. Ruby Faye HAMBY was born6 in 1919 in Caldwell Co, NC. Ruby married Paul Fred KING.

16 F viii. Mary HAMBY was born in 1920 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died7 in 2000 in Caldwell Co, NC. Married a Greene.

17 M ix. Atwell J HAMBY was born8 in 1923 in Caldwell Co, NC.

5. George Thomas HAMBY (James, Wiley A) was born in Jun 1885 in NC. George married Loriana E FRANCUM.

They had the following children:

+ 18 M i. Jesse James HAMBY was born on 24 Mar 1928.


Sources
1. Register of Deeds, Bk 27 Page 298. Parents listed as Jerry Story & Alice Carlton.
2. Register of Deeds, BK 86 Page 525. Parents listed as Granville Hamby & Nelia Story.
3. Register of Deeds, BK 33 Page 11.
4. Register of Deeds, BK 83 Page 334. Parents listed as Grand A Hamby & Nellie Ann Storie.
5. Register of Deeds, BK 1 Page 809. Parents listed as Granville Hamby & Nelia Story.
6. Register of Deeds, Bk 6 Page 585. Parents listed as Gran Hamby & Nellie Story.
7. Register of Deeds, BK 87 Page 90. Parents listed as Granville Hamby & Nellia Story.
8. Register of Deeds, BK 10 Page 743. Parents listed as Gran Hamby & Nelia Story.

9. Lawrence Albert HAMBY (Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born in 1904. He died1 in 1972 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Lawrence married2 Ethel Lou BOLICK in 1925 in Caldwell Co, NC. Ethel was born on 11 May 1904. She died on 27 Aug 1994 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Name: Ethel Lou Hamby
Death Date: 27 Aug 1994
Death City: Lenoir Death
County: Caldwell
Death State: North Carolina
Death Age: 90
Burial Location: Burial in state
Birth Date: 11 May 1904
Residence County: Caldwell
Residence State: North Carolina
Father: Bolick
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 240068700
Institution: General Hospital
Attendant: Physician
Source: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1993-96

Name: Ethel B. Hamby SSN: 240-06-8700 Last Residence: 28661 Patterson, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States of America Born: 11 May 1904 Died: 27 Aug 1994 State (Year) SSN issued: North Carolina (1973 )

Lawrence and Ethel had the following children:
+ 19 F i. Iris Joline HAMBY was born in 1928.

20 F ii. Mildred Louise HAMBY was born3 in 1930 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died4 in 1930 in Caldwell Co, NC.

+ 21 M iii. Eugene Wilson HAMBY was born in 1932.

22 M iv. Bruce Berlian HAMBY was born5 in 1935 in Caldwell Co, NC. Bruce married Gladys Lee MENTON in 1957 in Caldwell Co, NC.

+ 23 F v. Wanda Gail HAMBY was born in 1939.

10. Romie Earley HAMBY (Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born in 1906 in NC. He died6 in 1977 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Romie married7 Hattie HOLDER in 1927 in Caldwell Co, NC.

They had the following children:

24 M i. Waybern Thomas HAMBY was born8 in 1928 in Caldwell Co, NC.

25 M ii. William Grady HAMBY was born9 in 1931 in Caldwell Co, NC.

+ 26 F iii. Elsie Joanne HAMBY was born on 13 Nov 1933. She died on 22 Jul 2005.

13. Irene HAMBY (Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born in 1912 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died10 in 1996 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Irene married Joe STORIE.

They had the following children:

27 M i. Harvey Paul STORIE was born in 1937 in Caldwell Co, NC.

28 M ii. Jesse Kenneth STORIE was born in 1932 in Caldwell Co, NC.

18. Jesse James HAMBY (George Thomas, James, Wiley A) was born on 24 Mar 1928 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Name: Jesse James Hamby
Date of Birth: 24 Mar 1928
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth County: Caldwell
Parent1 Name: George T Hamby
Parent2 Name: Loriana E Francum
Roll Number: B_C017_68001
Volume: 14 Page: 72


Jesse married Meredith V GREENE.

They had the following children:

29 M i. James Richard HAMBY was born on 18 Dec 1949 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Name: James Richard Hamby
Date of Birth: 18 Dec 1949
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birth County: Caldwell
Parent1 Name: Jesse Jas Hamby
Parent2 Name: Meredith V Greene
Roll Number: B_C017_66001
Volume: 36 Page: 889

Sources

1. Register of Deeds, BK 59 Page 128. Parents listed as Granville Hamby & Nealie Story.
2. Register of Deeds, BK 33 Page 211.
3. Register of Deeds, BK 17 Page 845. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
4. Register of Deeds, BK 17 Page 294. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
5. Register of Deeds, BK 22 Page 894. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
6. Register of Deeds, BK 64 Page 132. Parents listed as Granville A Hamby & Nelia Story.
7. Register of Deeds, BK 35 Page 140.
8. Register of Deeds, BK 15 Page 776. Parents listed as Hattie Holden & Romey Hamby.
9. Register of Deeds, BK 18 Page 833. Parents listed as Hattie Horder & Romey E Hamby.
10. Register of Deeds, BK 83 Page 413. Parents listed as Granville Hamby & Nelia Storie.

19. Iris Joline HAMBY (Lawrence Albert, Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born1 in 1928 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Name: Iris Joline Hamby
Date of Birth: 1 Apr 1925
Birth County: Caldwell
Parent1 Name: Lawrence Hamby
Roll Number: B_C017_66001
Volume: 15 Page: 757

Iris married J C TRIPLETT.
They had the following children:

30 M i. Michael Bruce TRIPLETT was born in 1947 in Caldwell Co, NC. He died in 1947 in Caldwell Co, NC.

31 F ii. Sharon Lynn TRIPLETT was born in 1949 in Caldwell Co, NC. Sharon married William Hairm TRIPLETT in 1969 in Caldwell Co, NC. The marriage ended in divorce.

21. Eugene Wilson HAMBY (Lawrence Albert, Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born2 in 1932 in Caldwell Co, NC.

Eugene married Sarah Lou SOOTS.

They had the following children:

32 F i. Gwyn Ellen HAMBY was born in 1954 in Caldwell Co, NC.

23. Wanda Gail HAMBY (Lawrence Albert, Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born3 in 1939 in Caldwell Co, NC.
Wanda married Joseph Keith SUDDRETH son of Joseph Atwell SUDDRETH and Elizabeth Ann TUTTLE. Joseph was born in 1938 in Caldwell Co, NC.

They had the following children:

33 M i. Brian Keith SUDDRETH was born in 1958 in Caldwell Co, NC.

34 M ii. Mark Edward SUDDRETH was born in 1960 in Caldwell Co, NC.

35 M iii. Andrew Jason SUDDRETH was born in 1967 in Caldwell Co, NC.

26. Elsie Joanne HAMBY (Romie Earley, Granvill Asbury, James, Wiley A) was born on 13 Nov 1933 in Caldwell Co, NC. She died4 on 22 Jul 2005 in Caldwell Co, NC. She was buried in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.

LENOIR - Joanne H. Kaylor, 71, of Lenoir, died July 22, 2005, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Pendry’s Lenoir Funeral Home and Crematory.

Elsie Joanne Hamby Kaylor, 71, of Greenwood Drive, Lenoir, passed away Friday, July 22, 2005 at her residence. She was born Nov. 13, 1933 in Caldwell County to the late Romie Hamby and Hattie Holder Hamby. Mrs. Kaylor was a loving, caring wife and mother. She was a member of Mountain Grove Baptist Church.

She was retired from Lenoir Mirror. Survivors include her husband, Berry Wesley Kaylor Jr., of the home; one son Ronnie Wesley Kaylor and wife Celia of Marion, NC; a daughter, Debra Rene Kaylor Smith and husband Tim of Atlanta, GA; two brothers, Waybern Hamby of Patterson, NC, Grady Hamby of Laurinburg, NC; four grandchildren; three nieces and one nephew. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Pendry's Chapel with Rev. James Hamby officiating. Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3:00 p. m. today at Pendry's prior to the service. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Kaylor's honor to the Caldwell County Hospice & Palliative Care, 902 Kirkwood St. NW, Lenoir, NC 28645.

Elsie married Berry Wesley KAYLOR Jr . Berry was born5 in 1934 in Caldwell Co, NC.

They had the following children:

36 M i. Ronald "Ronnie" Wesley KAYLOR was born in 1957 in Caldwell Co, NC.

37 F ii. Debra Renae KAYLOR was born in 1959 in Caldwell Co, NC. Debra married Charles Timothy SMITH in 1987 in Caldwell Co, NC.


Sources

1. Register of Deeds, BK 15 Page 757. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
2. Register of Deeds, BK 19 Page 952. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
3. Register of Deeds, BK 26 Page 253. Parents listed as Lawrence Hamby & Ethel Bolick.
4. Register of Deeds, BK 92 Page 371. Parents listed as Romie Hamby & Hattie Holder.
5. Register of Deeds. Parents listed as MCCALL, VIOLA & B W KAYLOR.