Concerning the David Alley that was the son of James Alley, Sr. - David K. Alley, according to the census records, was born 1768-70, a son of James Alley, Senr.He died before 14 Nov 1838 in Franklin Co., Ind.He was married ca 1795 to Jane Unknown, born 1777 and died before 26 Oct 1874 in Franklin County.David K. Alley was a surveyor.His father deeded him 150 acres of his 1782 patent for a nominal sum and, in return, David was to "maintain his father in comfort, peace, and plenty."After James Alley, Sr.'s death, the entire tract was to go to David Alley.In 1810 they sold this land and moved to Franklin Co., Indiana.David and his family were members of the Methodist Church.
Children of David K. Alley and Jane are Elizabeth bn 1796, Sarah bn 1798, John bn ca 1800, Hosea bn 1802-04, David bn ca 1804-06, Fanny bn 1810, Mary bn ca 1812, Nancy bn 1814, Jane bn 1816, and James M. bn 1818.
Source:"Alley Highlights, Yesterday for Tomorrow" by Virigina Miller Carey and Garnet Alley-Hampton. Copyright 1983