Joel T. Coney(4Nov 1839-24JAN1888)married Martha Bowen:
children Wm. Drew Coney(1876-1878)adopted child, Omer
Joel Coney. His gdau. is Mrs. Wm. Sparks, Macon, Ga.
Joel arrived in Laurens co., Ga along with Jeremiah,John,
Aquilla,and William who moved on to Miss. in 1819-1829.
Note the 1850 Laurens Co.,Ga. census lists Joel Coney, age
64(born 1786) this was Joel T.'s gfather. father of Mahala
who married J.R. Stanley; and Wm.D. father of Joel T
I have some more info if you will contact me at Dekeconey@AOLCOM or 336-454-0487 (Gso, N.C).