I am researching my husband's family from Illinois. So far, I have identified the following:
Samuel Doty b 20 July 1770, d 1833 in Edwards Co, IL, and James b 1768 were the sons of Jeremiah Doty about 1740 in VA.
Samuel married Mary (Polly) Lamb. Their children were Jeremiah b 1794, John b 1797, Daniel b 1800, Joseph, Preston, Prudence, Fetherstone, Nancy and Masten.
James married Deborah Harlan and had Steven b 21 June 1800, Harvey b 1802-1804 moved to MO after 1830, James Jr b 21 July 1808 in Warren Co KY, Elizabeth b 17 June 1810 marreid John Grounds in KY moved to Il in 1833-34. Sarah b 1812 married John Warmouth.
James Jr married Elizabeth Brown. Children were Mary b 1831 married to David S Knowles, Nancy b 1833 married Durham S Reid, Marshall b 1837 married Frances Rodgers and Margaret Jane Byford, Daniel b Jan 1836 married Martha Horseman and Sara Isabelle Marx,Stephen b 3 Feb 1840 married Luiza Byford, James J b 29 March 1843 married Millie Caroline Byford, sister of Luiza.
Stephen and Luiza had Daniel Doty b 1864 m to Maria Greathouse, Jacob Harland Doty b 6 Nov 1867 married Eva Whitaker, Mary Doty b 1876d Sept 1878, Nancy died in infancy, Henrietta died in infancy, William b 25 Feb 1880 m Minnie Fuson, Willis b March 1883, Elmer Wilbur b July 1886 m Josie Seibert.
Jacob Harland and Eva Whitaker Doty had Archie b 23 June 1891 m Elsie May Gabbert, Bessie, Elijah, Velda, Elsie Doty, Tressie, Austin and Arthur. Archie was my husband's great grandfather.
I would love to exchange info with any of our Doty family out there. Thanks so much!