1850 census, Morgan Co., KY, # 0545, Aug 31, 1850 Straley is 45, VA---illiterate Anodicia is 44, KY----illiterate Elisha, 18, KY Preston is 16, KY Piatte, 14, KY William, 12, KY Straley Jr., 8, KY Spencer, 7, KY
50 Acre Land Grant in 1837 on Devil's Creek, Morgan Co., KY
I think they teacher you were referring to is probably John Stegall.
My only known connection is a marriage with Mary Ann Polly Adkins to Isaac Brown, 1839, Morgan Co., KY.They are my GG's.I cannot place Polly into her Adkins line, so I am doomed to check into every one I find...alas.:(
But....blessings to you and happy hunting, Beverly