This is my line from Thomas Adney Sr. and Elizabeth Dunn.
I have not got any farther yet because I've been trying to get other lines back to this date.
1. Charles Adney Spouse: unk
Birth: -abt 1720
2. ADNEY, Thomas Sr.
Birth:About 1740 Kings Square,Clarkenwell Parish, , London, England
Marriage:abt 1776, Near Cape Fear, North Carolina
Death:1805 or 1810 ?,Adney Gap,VA
Her Father: Daniel Dunn
Birth: abt 1755 Place: Dublin, Ireland
Death:aft 1826 Place: Indiana
3. ADNEY, William Alexander Dunn
Birth: About 1779, Franklin, Virginia
Death: About 1852, Plattevile,Grant,Wisconsin (!?)
Marriage:About 1810, Rhea,Tennessee,USA
Wife: DUNN, Mary Ann(looks like a first cousin)
Birth:1789, Rhea,TennesseeDied: unk
Her Father: James M. Dunnson of Daniel Dunn
Born:Raleigh, Wake Co. NC or TN
Died:20 Feb 1856
Her Mother:Elizabeth H. Fowler
Birth: Place:Raleigh, Wake Co. NC
Death:13 Oct 1876 Place:Blount Co. AL
4. ADNEY,James Dunn
Birth:3 Jul 1811 :Virginia or Rhea,Tennessee
Death:1 Jan 1875:Ola, Yell County, AR
Marriage:abt 1833 ,Blount, AL
Spouse:JONES, Mary Duncan
BornDecember 17, 1815, Blount, Alabama
DiedNovember 04, 1875, Yell, Arkansas
5. ADNEY, William Alexander Dunn(WA Adney)
Father: James Dunn Adney
Mother: Mary Duncan Jones
Birth:28 FEB 1835, Blount, Alabama
Death:19 JAN 1877, Ola, Yell, Arkansas
Marriage:10 JAN 1861,Yell, Arkansas or Blount, Alabama
Spouse: Elizabeth Jones (another cousin?)
Birth:August 09, 1835,Blount, Alabama
Death:January 08, 1927San Angelo, TX
These folks were my great great grandparents through their son William Alexander Wilford Adney.
My paternal grandmother Julia Gladys Adney Lytle corresponded with Tappan Adney about family history.
She said he was quite friendly and helpful even though they were only distantly related.