Born: Nov. 12,1800, Died: Feb. 28,1883, Cherokee Nation Father: Samuel Riley, Mother: Gu-Lu-Sti-Yi Of the Long Hair Cherokee Clan Married: 1818 Georgia, Rachel Stuart, B: Dec. 21,1800, D: April 15, 1883, Cherokee Nation Children: Eliza Riley, B: ca.1820, M: George Harlan, Belinda George Riley, B: ca. 1822, M: Richard Coody, Samuel King Riley, B: Nov. 30,1824, D: March 31,1875 John Riley, B: 1827, D: 1890, M: Menerva Porter, Mary Jane Riley, B: ca. 1829, M: Watson Walker, Rufus Riley, B: ca. 1831, Lucy Riley, B: ca. 1833, M: Andrew Jackson Greenway, Sallie Riley, B: ca. 1835, M: Samuel Coody, Ellen Riley, B: ca. 1837, M: William Roach, Randolph Riley, B: ca. 1839, M: (1) Eliza Coody, Mo., (2) Ellen Harlow
1. Left Tennessee Nov. 18,1829 by Watercourse(boat). 2. Data supplied by Mrs. Wilber Green, Enid,Ok. in the late 1960's. 3. "Old Cherokee Families Notes of Emmet Starr" note F606 gives the birth and death dates for Looney and Rachel.