FAMILY GROUP SHEET
Bosque County, Texas
Submitter:   Larry W. JOHNSON
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Husband's Name: Moses Looney (Jr.)
        Born:  18 Jan 1818              Place:  Maury Co., Tenn.
        Married:  28 Apr 1841        Place:  Lawrence Co., Ala.
        Died:  1870                         Place: Waco, Texas
        Buried:                                Place:
        Father:   Moses Looney Sr.
        Mother:  Mary "Polly" Guest
        Other Spouses:
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Wife's Name: Susan Devault
        Born:  27 Jan 1814              Place:  Madison Co., Ala
        Died:  10 Jun 1870              Place:  Bosque Co., Tx
        Buried:  Looney-Spencer Cemetery   Place:  Bosque Co., Tx
        Father:  David Devault
        Mother:
        Other Spouses:
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CHILDREN
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1. Name:  Francis Asbury Looney
        Born:  20 Mar 1842            Place:  Morgan Co., Ala.
        Married: (1) 28 Jun 1868    Place:  Bosque Co., Tx
        Married: (2) 1871               Place: Kountze, Hardin Co., Tx
        Died:  17 Jan 1914              Place: Rosebud, Tx
        Buried: Powers Chapel Cemetery     Place: Rosebud, Tx
        Spouse: (1) Mary Frances Lee   Born/Died:
        Spouse: (2) Margaret Elizabeth (Hart) Cravey  Born/Died:  1844 - 22 Nov 1896
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2. Name:  George Martin Looney
        Born:  4 Jan 1844                Place: Lawrence Co., Ala.
        Married: 26 May 1872        Place: Bosque Co., Tx
        Died: 20 Jul 1938                Place: Hamilton, Hamilton Co., Tx
        Buried: Rock House Cemetery     Place: Hamilton Co., Tx
        Spouse(s):  Louisa Emiline Fields  Born/Died: 27 Jul 1850 - 12 May 1918
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3. Name:  Simeon Anthony Looney
        Born:  18 Jan 1846             Place: Morgan Co., Ala
        Married:                              Place:
        Died:   23 Dec 1871            Place: Bosque Co., Tx
        Buried:                                Place:
        Spouse(s):                           Born/Died:
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4. Name: Robert Dancy Looney
        Born:  14 Apr 1848             Place:  Lawrence Co., Ala.
        Married: 28 Feb 1875         Place:  Bosque Co., Tx
        Died:  15 Apr 1928             Place:  Strawn, Palo Pinto Co., Tx
        Buried:                                Place:
        Spouse(s):  Eliza Jane Phillips     Born/Died: unk - Jun 1928
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5. Name:  Mary Elizabeth Looney
        Born:  14 Oct 1850             Place: Lawrence Co., Ala.
        Married: 15 Jul 1875           Place:  Bosque Co., Tx
        Died:  29 Dec 1926            Place:  Harold, Tx
        Buried:                                Place:
        Spouse(s): John R. H. Spencer   Born/Died:
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6. Name: John Wesley Looney
        Born:  18 Mar 1853            Place: Lawrence Co., Ala.
        Married: 18 May 1881        Place: Bosque Co., Tx
        Died: 14 Dec 1889             Place: Ellis Co., Tx
        Buried:                                Place:
        Spouse(s): Elizabeth Jane Scott    Born/Died: 4 Feb 1859 - 10 Jan 1942
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NOTES:
Moses and his family moved to Bosque County after the end of the Civil War.  He entered a land claim about 7 miles west of Meridian, Texas in the Cove Springs area.  His son George entered a land claim adjacent to his.  The Looney-Spencer Cemetery there is named for this family.
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SOURCES:
More data on the Looney family can be found on my web page at:
http://home.flash.net/~johnsonl/