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WARNING:  some secondary sources show our subject as the son of Ahart FARMER, but Ahart was our subject's uncle.
Husband:  Wiley FARMER 
Birth:  1858, Grayson Co., VA
Death:  1895-98
Father:  Henry FARMER (1825-1903) brother of Ahart FARMER
Mother:  Nancy ROOP / ROUPE (1830-1926)
Marriage:  16 Apr 1881, Ashe Co., NC
Wife:  Lydia MILLER
Birth:  12 Apr 1859, Ashe Co., NC
Death:  aft. 1902
Other Spouse:  m2. 6 Aug 1898, Ashe Co., NC, Thomas Preston DOLINGER
Father:  Isaac MILLER
Mother:  Bathsheba "Bath" BLEVINS (1825-1862)
Children born in Ashe Co., NC:
Yes, Wiley was born before our couple married.

 1.  Wiley Winfield FARMER, b. 24 Apr 1879; d. 12 Aug 1922, Dandy, Ashe Co., NC
 2.  (Child) FARMER, b. ca. 1881; d. bef. 1900
 3.  Arthur Greenfield FARMER, b. 22 Aug 1883; d. 11 May 1922, McDowell Co., WV
 4.  Alonzo Armfield FARMER, b. 18 Jun 1885; d. 2 Mar 1959; Mercer Co., WF
 5.  Maude Isabell "Maudie / Maudy" FARMER, b. 12 Jan 1887; bur. 15 Nov 1968, NC; m. Mr. MILLER
 6.  Bonnie Catherine FARMER, b. 4 May 1889 or 1890; d. Jun 1979, MacArthur, Raleigh Co., WV
 7.  Bertha "Bertie / Birtie" FARMER, b. 2 Feb 1892; d. 17 Oct 1976, Ashe Co., NC
 8.  Roscoe Suffield FARMER, b. Feb 1893 or 22 Jan 1893; d. 21 Aug 1974, Mercer Co., WV
 9.  Wells Hatfield FARMER, b. Oct 1895; d. 17 Aug 1960, Mercer Co., WV

Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, US, United States, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia

Sources (n.b., Ashe Co., NC, is just across the state line from Grayson Co., VA):

1.  North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979 (online at familysearch.org):
Groom's Name: Wiley Farmer
Bride's Name: Lydia Miller
Bride's Birth | Age | Race: White
Marriage Date: 16 Apr 1881
Marriage Place: Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina
Source Film: 467145

2.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

3.  1900 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #27 of 39):  Horse Creek Twp., Ashe Co., NC, Roll 1182, p. 81B, SN 13, SD 6, ED 12, enumerated 21 Jun 1900, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1900 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1900:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 19 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
220 222 Dolinger Thomas P Head W M Jan 1875 25 M 9     VA VA NC Farmer   Y Y Y O F F 173
    ________ Lydia Wife W F Jun 1860 39 M 9 10 9 NC NC VA Post Mistress   Y Y Y        
    Farmer Wiley S.Son W M Apr 1879 21 S       NC NC NC Farm Laborer   Y Y Y        
    ______ Arthur S.Son W M Aug 1883 16 S       NC VA NC Farm Laborer 0 Y N Y        
    ______ Alonzo S.Son W M Jun 1885 14 S       NC VA NC Farm Laborer 0 Y N Y        
    ______ Maude S.Dau W F Jan 1888 12 S       NC VA NC   0 N N Y        
    ______ Bonnie S.Dau W F May 1890 10 S       NC VA NC   0 N N Y        
    ______ Birtie S.Dau W F Feb 189?  8 S       NC VA NC   0              
    ______ Rosca S.Son W M Feb 1894  6 S       NC VA NC                  
    ______ Wells S.Son W M Oct 1895  5 S       NC VA NC                  
    Dolinger Marvin Son W M Feb 1899 1 S       NC VA NC                  

4.  North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930 or 1931-1994 (online at FamilySearch.org):
Name: Wiley Winfield Farmer Maudie Eziabell Miller
Death Date: 12 Aug 1922
Death Place: Dandey, Ashe, N.C.  
Gender | Race | Age: Male | White | 43y 3m 18d Female | White | 81
Birth Date: 24 Apr 1879 12 Jan 1887
Birthplace: Ashe, N.C. Ashe, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married Widowed
Spouse: Cordelia Aom Farmer  
Father: Wiley Farmer, Sr. Wiley Farmer
Father's Birthplace: Ashe, N.C. Lydia Miller
Mother: Lyda Miller  
Mother's Birthplace: Ashe, N.C.  
Occupation: Farming Domestic
Burial Date: 13 Aug 1922 15 Nov 1968
Burial Place:   North Carolina
Cemetery: Farmer Payne Cemetery
GSU Film Number: 1893087  

5.  Public Member Trees (online at Ancestry.com).

6.  WorldConnect / Ancestry World Trees (online at RootsWeb.com/Ancestry.com).

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