|Father||Date of Birth||Mother||Date of Birth|
|Richard Henry TOOLEY||25 Nov 1828||Mary Elizabeth POWELL||25 Nov 1830|
|Census||1870||Barnesville, Pike County, Georgia|
|He was known to the family as the "eccentric one". He described
himself as as a "huckster". He sold Bible tracts and "bluing, which
he made" for a living. He would read only the Bible and was considered
an authority. He was associated with the "Free Methodists". He would
not take pay for his preaching.
There is a William Tooley in 1880 in Gainesville, Cooke Co., TX. He
is also on the 1900 Dallas Co., TX census as a boarder with J. H.