I"ve found a David V. Loy born in 1836 in Effignham, Il. His parents were Thomas Loy (b. 1811/1812; d. 22 mar 1968) and Sussannah Wright.They were married in 1835.Thomas' parents were John Loy (b. 6 Jan 1784; d. 4 May 1868) and Mary Hodges.There parents were Henry Loy (b. 1745 Orange Co. NC; d. Feb 1798 Orange, NC) and Margaret.Their parents were Martin Loy (Leeye/ley) (b. 1710 Heidelburg Germany; d. Apr 1779 Orange, NC) and Anna Margareth Fetcher (1st wife) (b. Jul 1706 Assenheim Germany); 2nd wife Catherina Faust (b. 1722 Orange Co, NC; d. aft 1750 Orange Co, NC).Martin and Catherina were married in 1745.His father was Johannes Laye who was born in 1679 in Germany.
I am descended through Johan Heinrich Loy Sr, who was the brother of Martin.