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This is William A. Lyles' signature on a receipt for Robert Martin Lyles' army earning of $119. The date is Dec. 17,1864.

This is the way William A. Lyles signed his petition in the Pickens District to be considered the legal heir of Obadiah Lyles on Nov. 29, 1862. Most of the capital A of his middle initial is missing, except for the little curl on the left foot of the A.

Joseph Liles' signature on his will of 1869.

Joseph Liles, Jr., was for a while the clerk of Rock Springs Baptist Church. This is his hand and signature late in his life.

James Robert Lyles' signature in the book "The Weaver" given to Mary Nancy Hammond during their courtship.