The following is a part of the estate settlement of heirs for Joel Hurley married to Emily Williams.After his death Emily married Luke Pryor. "Died on June 29, 1853 Estate Settlement, Pike County, Alabama, Book 20 Pages 388-414. Adm:James P. Nall and H. H. Goode.... Heirs:Emily Hurley, the widow, who married Luke Pryor, and 4 sons and 5 daughters, viz., Lorenzo M. (Mack) Hurley, Texas; Nathan Hurley, Arkansas; Robert L. Hurley, Pike County, Alabama; and Joel Hurley, minor, Pike County, Alabam; Rutha R. Hurley, Nancy C. Hurley, and Emily Hurley all of Pike County Alabama; Harriett, wife of Virgil A. Tillery, Macon County, Alabama; and Sarah, wife of John Jennings, Arkansas.These were the heirs as named on December 6, 1856."
The family moved to Louisiana before 1860.Part of them appear on the census in Carroll Parish at the Oak Grove Post Office.