Enoch William Talley (1851-1939) was born 10 August 1851 in St. Tammany Parish to Enoch N. Talley (1810-1889) and Avarilla Mizell (1814-1871) and died 9 December 1939 in Dodson of unspecified causes. He married Sylviana Eliza Cooper (1848-1909) 3 December 1907 in St. Taamany Parish. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from the United States, England, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Italy.
St. Tammany Parish
This is to certify that by virtue of the (illegible) in License and an application of the parties I did celebrate the rites of matrimony between Mr. E. Talley and Sylvania Cooper both of this state and prnounced them man and wife according the Laws of the State of Louisiana. I have caused said parties to sign this marriage (illegible) on the third day of Dec. 1870 in my presence of the undersigned witnesses of lawful age. In witness thereof I have (illegible) signed my name officially day & dated above. Written E. W. Moore, Minister (illegible)
Witnesses J. W. Ernest E. A. Ernest J. J. O'Marham (?)
I certify the above to be a true copy in words & figures. E. Warren Clk