DESCENDANTS OF THOMAS JOLLIFFE

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                              Don Norman

 

    The earliest ancestor of the Jolliffe family spelled his name

"Jollie".  It is not clear when the present day spelling came into

use.

 

1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Thomas Jollie was born at Crofton Hall, County Stafford England

about 1617 and died in VA in 1693.  He was an adherent of King Charles

I of England and accompanied the king to his execution.  After the

execution, Thomas lost all his property and privileges and emigrated

to VA about 1651.  He married Margaret Skinner. Margaret died January 6,

1647.

 

Known children of Thomas and Margaret (Skinner) Jollie.

 

  2.  (1). William                                 d.age 18

 

  3.  (2). Thomas                                  d.age 17

 

  4.  (3). John                    b.       1642

         m.Mary Rigglesworth

 

  5.  (4). Benjamin

 

  6.  (5). Anne

         m.Alexander Felton

         m.Filson Bruin

 

 

4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    John Jolliffe, a son of Thomas and Margaret (Skinner) Jollie, was

born at Crofton Hall, County Stafford England in 1642.  He came to VA

in 1651 and married Mary Rigglesworth in Norfolk County VA in 1662.

Mary was a daughter of Peter Rigglesworth.

 

Children of John and Mary (Rigglesworth) Jolliffe.

 

  7.  (1). Joseph                  b.       1663

         m.Ruth Bishop 1694

 

  8.  (2). John                    b.c.     1665   d.       1736

         m.Susanna -----

         m.Martha

 

  9.  (3). Thomas

         m.Mary Bishop

 

 10.  (4). Peter                   b.c.     1680

         m.Ann -----

 

 11.  (5). Sarah                   b.c.     1675   d.Apr    1743

         m.Henry Lowe

 

 12.  (6). Elizabeth

 

 13.  (7). Mary

         m.Richard Bacon

 

 

7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Joseph Jolliffe, a son of John and Mary (Rigglesworth) Jolliffe,

was born in Norfolk County VA in 1663.  He married Ruth Bishop in

1694.

 

Known child of Joseph and Ruth (Bishop) Jolliffe.

 

 14.  (1). William                 b.c.     1700   d.       1765

         m.Phoebe ------

 

 

14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE

1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    William Jolliffe, a son of Joseph and Ruth (Bishop) Jolliffe, was

born in Norfolk County VA about 1700.  He married Phoebe ------.  The

couple moved to present day Marion County WV and William died there in

1765.

 

Known children of William and Phoebe Jolliffe.

 

 15.  (1). James                   b.c.     1735   d.       1771

         m.Hannah Springer 1760

 

 

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE     14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE

4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    James Jolliffe, a son of William and Phoebe Jolliffe, was born

about 1735 and died in present day Marion County WV in 1771. James' will

is recorded at Winchester VA and is dated  August 17, 1771.  He

married Hannah Springer in 1760.  Hannah, a daughter of Dennis and Ann

(prickett) Springer, was born in Burlington County NJ September 3, 1739

and died in KY in 1820.

    Traditional family history states that James and his parents were

Quakers and that he was "kicked out" of the meeting for marrying

Hannah, a non Quaker.  James and Hannah then moved to PA.

   The family moved to what is now Fayette, PA about 1763 and to present

day Marion County WV before 1771.

   Hannah married Charles Harryman in 1773 and the family moved to KY,

where she died about 1820.

 

Children of James and Hannah (Springer) Jolliffe.

 

 16.  (1). William                 b.May 30 1761   d.May  4 1827

         m.Catherine Collins

 

 17.  (2). Ann                     b.Aug 15 1762

         m.Samuel Woodbridge

 

 18.  (3). Drew                    b.Sep  2 1764

         m.Elizabeth Davis

 

 19.  (4). Elizabeth               b.Jun 16 1766

 

 20.  (5). Margaret                b.Oct 23 1770   d.Aug  3 1823

         m.James Morgan

 

 21.  (6). John                    b.Jul  6 1768   d.Sep 13 1850

         m.Eleanor Hoult Apr 8 1788

 

16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES JOLLIFFE     14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

   William Jolliffe, a son of James and Hannah (Springer) Jolliffe,

was born in Frederick County VA May 30, 1761 and died in Monongalia

County VA May 4, 1827.  He moved with his family to present day

Fayette County PA about 1763.

    In 1782, William enlisted in the Colonial forces under the

command of Colonel Crawford.  He was at Upper Sandusky, Ohio where

Crawford's force was defeated and Crawford captured and burned at the

stake.

    William married Catherine Collins in PA August 1, 1779.  Catharine

was born in PA in 1761 and died in present day Marion County WV in

1804.

    After William returned to PA from the expedition to Ohio, the

family moved to present day Marion County WV.  After Catharine died,

William married Charity (Taylor) Prickett, the widow of Josiah

Prickett.

    William served in the War of 1812 and received disabling wounds.

 

Children of William and Catharine (Collins) Jolliffe.

 

 22.  (1). James                   b.Jul 17 1780   d.Feb 10 1831

         m.Drusilla Prickett Feb 28 1783

 

 23.  (2). William                 b.Dec 25 1781

         m.Sarah Marker 1806

 

 24.  (3). John                    b.Jul 20 1783   d.Mar  4 1858

         m.Nancy Anna Miller 1810

 

 25.  (4). Thomas                  b.Nov 15 1785

         m.Jemima Windsor 1807

 

 26.  (5). Hannah                  b.Jul  5 1787   d.       1829

 

 27.  (6). Aaron                   b.Sep 15 1789

         m.Mary Griffith

 

 28.  (7). Amos                    b.Jul 6 1791

         m.Amelia Miller 1816

 

 29.  (8). Levi                    b.Sep  3 1793

 

 30.  (9). Elizabeth               b.May 20 1796

         m.Benjamin Hayhurst

 

 31. (10). Joseph                  b.May 20 1798

         m.Harriet Baker 1822

 

 32. (11). Job                     b.Jul 15 1800

         m.Dorcas Miller

 

 33. (12). Nathan                  b.May  3 1802   d.Mar 10 1883

         m.Dorcas Miller Sep 20 1820

 

 

21.JOHN JOLLIFFE    15.JAMES JOLLIFFE     14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE    4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    John Jolliffe, a son of James and Hannah (Springer) Jolliffe, was

born in Fayette County PA July 6, 1768 and died in Johnson County IN

September 13, 1850. He married Eleanor Hoult in Monongalia County VA

April 8, 1788. Eleanor, a daughter of John and Elizabeth (Shercliff)

Hoult, was born about 1772.

 

Known children of John and Eleanor (Hoult) Jolliffe.

 

 34.  (1). Elizabeth "Betsy"       b.Feb 21 1791   d.Apr 24 1867

         m.Richard Prickett  1810

 

 35.  (2). Enoch                   b.Dec 20 1795

 

 

22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES JOLLIFFE

14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE

1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    James Jolliffe, a son of William and Catharine (Collins) Jolliffe,

was born in Fayette County PA July 17, 1780 and died in Wetzel County VA

February 10, 1831. He married Drusilla Prickett December 14, 1811.

Drusilla, a daughter of Josiah and Charity (Taylor) Prickett, was born

in Monongalia County VA Feb 28 1783 and died in Wetzel County WV may 26,

1870.

 

Children of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe.

 

 36.  (1). Jemima

         m.Jesse Hartley Mar 18 1833

 

 37.  (2). Collins                 b.Feb  8 1802

         m.Jemima Hoult Jan 22 1832

 

 38.  (3). Zadock                  b.Mar 15 1803   d.Jun 29 1849

         m.Elizabeth Morgan Mar 30 1826

 

 39.  (4). Rebecca                 b.Oct 10 1804

         m.Benjamin Martin 1827

 

 40.  (5). Hezekiah                b.Jul 24 1806   d.Feb 27 1890

         m.Nancy Buchanan Jun 20 1830

 

 41.  (6). Ary                     b.May  3 1808   d.May 14 1852

         m.Job Harryman Morgan

 

 42.  (7). Maria                   b.Jan 23 1814   d.Jul  8 1903

         m.Levi M. Lowe Jan 7 1841

 

 43.  (8). Job                     b.Jul 25 1815   d.Aug 11 1859

 

 44.  (9). Ira                     b.Jul 24 1823   d.Mar 25 1902

         m.Nancy Hammon Mar 2 1845

         m.Mary Ice Aug 30 1874

 

 

24.JOHN JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES JOLLIFFE     14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    John Jolliffe, a son of William and Catherine (Collins) Jolliffe,

was born in Fayette County PA July 20, 1783 and died in Monongalia

County VA (WV) March 4, 1858.  He married Nancy Anna Miller in 1810.

 

Children of John and Nancy Anna (Miller) Jolliffe.

 

 45.  (1). Mary                    b.Mar 10 1811

         m.Samuel Johnson

 

 46. (2). Alpheus                 b.Apr  3 1813

         m.Sarah Austin

 

 47.  (3). Rebecca                 b.Jun 23 1815

         m.William Wilson

 

 48.  (4). Amelia                  b.Apr  1 1817

         m.Alpheus Hall

 

 49.  (5). John                    b.Mar 10 1819

         m.------ Austin

 

 

34.NATHAN JOLLIFFE    16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES JOLLIFFE

14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE   7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS

JOLLIE

 

    Nathan Jolliffe, a son of William and Catharine (Collins) Jolliffe,

was born May 3, 1802 and died March 10, 1883. He married Dorcas Miller

September 20, 1820. Dorcas was born in 1801 and died in Monongalia

County VA July 30, 1865.

 

Children of Nathan and Dorcas (Miller) Jolliffe.

 

 50.  (1). Anderson                b.Sep 16 1821

 

 51.  (2). John M.                 b.Jun 12 1824

 

 52.  (3). Thomas                  b.Feb 23 1826   d.Nov 15 1864

 

 53.  (4). Amos                    b.Jan 25 1828

 

 54.  (5). James                   b.Feb 19 1830

 

 55.  (6). Fleming                 b.Apr 10 1832

 

 56.  (7). Maria                   b.May 24 1834

 

 57.  (8). George W.               b.Jan  4 1837

         m.Delia Austin  Oct 13 1857

 

 58.  (9). Rawley                  b.Jul 12 1839   d.Nov 15 1864

 

 59. (10). Mary                    b.May 10 1842

 

 60. (11). William R.              b.May  6 1844

 

 

36.JEMIMA JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE    14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE

4.JOHN JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Jemima Jolliffe was a daughter of James and Drusilla (Prickett)

Jolliffe.  She married Jesse Hartley March 18, 1833.  Jesse

was a son of Elijah and Ann (Miller) Hartley.

 

Known children of Jesse and Jemima (Jolliffe) Hartley.

 

 61.  (1). Elijah O.               b.May 11 1835   d.Jan  1 1903

         m.Sarah Jane Cornell Sep 20 1857

 

 

37.COLLINS JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE    14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Collins Jolliffe, a son of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe,

was born February 8, 1802. He married Jemima Hoult January 22, 1832.

Jemima was born January 22, 1810 and died in IA March 27, 1870.

 

Children of Collins and Jemima (Hoult) Jolliffe.

 

 62.  (1). Melissa

 

 63.  (2). Alcinda

 

 64.  (3). James

 

 66.  (4). Shircliff M

 

 67.  (5). Albert

 

 67.  (6). Lavina

 

 68.  (70. Elisha H.

 

 

38.ZADOCK JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE   14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Zadock Jolliffe, a son of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe,

was born March 15, 1803 and died June 29, 1849. He married Elizabeth

Morgan in Tyler County VA March 20, 1826. Elizabeth was born about 1808.

 

Children of Zadock and Elizabeth (Morgan) Jolliffe.

 

 69.  (1). Marie

 

 70.  (2). Morgan

 

 71.  (3). Mary

 

 72.  (4). Malinda

 

 73.  (5). Sarah Ann

 

 74.  (6). Eliza Jane

 

 75.  (7). James E.

 

 76.  (8). Nancy E.

 

 

39.REBECCA JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE   14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Rebecca Jolliffe, a daughter of James and Drusilla (Prickett)

Jolliffe, was born October 10, 1804. She married Benjamin Martin in

1827. Benjamin was born about 1802.

 

Children of Benjamin and Rebecca (Jolliffe) Martin.

 

 77.  (1). John

 

 78.  (2). Benjamin F.

 

 79.  (3). Amelia B.

 

 80.  (4). Rebecca

 

 81.  (5). Presley

 

 82.  (6). Dorenda

 

 83.  (7). Margaret

 

 

40.HEZEKIAH JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE    14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Hezekiah Jolliffe, a son of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe,

was born in Monongalia County VA July 24, 1806 and died in Wetzel County

WV February 27, 1890. He married Nancy Buchanan in Tyler County VA June

20, 1830. Nancy a daughter of John and Mary (Lockwood) Buchanan, was

born in Ohio County VA in March 1805 and died in Wetzel County WV June

12, 1878.

 

Children of Hezekiah and Nancy (Buchanan) Jolliffe.

 

 84.  (1). David M.                b.Apr 13 1832   d.Aug 11 1851

 

 85.  (2). Amy                     b.Jul  2 1834

         m.Charles Swisher

 

 86.  (3). James                   b.Apr 14 1836   d.Feb 19 1927

         m.Ruth Long Dec 21 1856

 

 87.  (4). Mary Lockwood           b.Aug 19 1838   d.Dec 23 1914

         m.Richard Lee Eckelberry Apr 10 1859

 

 88.  (5). Julia                   b.Feb 27 1842   d.Mar 21 1915

         m.Jezeniah May Mar 24 1859

 

 89.  (6). Susanna                 b.Nov 18 1843   d.Feb  9 1910

         m.John C. Poe Mar 25 1865

 

 90.  (7). Eliza                   b.Aug 26 1846

         m.Alfred May Oct 25 1864

 

 91.  (8). John C.                 b.Feb 14 1849

         m.Ellen Snodgrass

 

 

41.ARY JOLLIFFE   22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES

JOLLIFFE   14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE

1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Ary Jolliffe, a daughter of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe,

was born May 3, 1808 and died May 14, 1852. She married Job Harryman

Morgan in Tyler County VA February 23, 1832. Job was born October 4,

1811.

 

Children of Job Harryman and Ary (Jolliffe) Morgan.

 

 92.  (1). Drusilla

 

 93.  (2). Mariah J.

 

 94.  (3). Randolph

 

 95.  (4). Virginia B.

 

 96.  (5). Levi L.

 

 97.  (6). Mary

 

 98.  (7). Susan M.

 

 

42.MARIA JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE    14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Maria Jolliffe, a daughter of James and Drusilla (Prickett)

Jolliffe, was born January 23, 1814 and died in Wetzel County WV July 8,

1903. She married Levi M. Lowe January 7, 1841. Levi was born December

20, 1815.

 

Children of Levi M. and Maria (Jolliffe) Lowe.

 

 99.  (1). Hulda

 

100.  (2). James P.

 

101.  (3). Ary

 

102.  (4). John M.

 

103.  (5). Amos J.

 

104.  (6). Charles

 

105.  (7). Mary

 

106.  (8). Arah

 

 

44.IRA JOLLIFFE    22.JAMES JOLLIFFE     16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE   14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE    7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE    1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    Ira Jolliffe, a son of James and Drusilla (Prickett) Jolliffe, was

born July 24, 1823 and died in Wetzel County WV march 25, 1902. He

married Nancy Hammon March 2, 1845. Nancy was born about 1822 and died

in 1873.

    Ira married Mary Ice August 30 1874.

 

Children of Ira and Nancy (Hammon) Jolliffe.

 

107.  (1). James A.

 

108.  (2). Amos J.

 

109.  (3). Emma

 

110.  (4). Jane

 

111.  (5). Levi L.

 

112.  (6). Elmus

 

113.  (7). Drusilla

 

46.ALPHEUS JOLLIFFE    24.JOHN JOLLIFFE     15.JAMES JOLLIFFE     14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE   7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

      Alpheus Jolliffe, a son of John and Nancy Anna (Miller) Jolliffe, was born Momomgailia County VA April 3, 1813 and died between 1870 and 1880. He married Sarah S. Austin with a marriage bond dated August 15, 1842. Sarah was born in Monongalia County February 1, 1815 and died there November 5, 1906.

 

Children of Alpheus and Sarah S. (Austin) Jolliffe.

 

114.  (1). Charles                  b.Jul 27 1841     d.Feb 15 1883

 

115.  (2). John Morgan              b.       1843     d.       1926

 

116.  (3). James                    b.c.     1849

 

117.  (4). Alpheus                  b. Oct 17 1853    d.May 17 1929

 

118.  (5). Louisa A.                b.c.      1855

 

119.  (6). Thomas D.                b.c.      1859    d. Jul 12 1923

 

120.  (7). Hiram E.                 b.Nov  9 1863     d.Nov 21 1926

 

57.GEORGE W. JOLLIFFE    34.NATHAN JOLLIFFE    16.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE

15.JAMES JOLLIFFE    14.WILLIAM JOLLIFFE   7.JOSEPH JOLLIFFE     4.JOHN

JOLLIFFE     1.THOMAS JOLLIE

 

    George W. Jolliffe, a son of Nathan and Dorcas (Miller) Jolliffe,

was born January 4, 1837. He married Delia Austin October 13, 1857.

 

Children of George W. and Delia (Austin) Jolliffe.

 

121.  (1). William F.              b.Aug 25 1859

 

122.  (2). Selena Bell             b.May 25 1861

 

123.  (3). Lizzie A.               b.Dec 18 1864

 

124.  (4). Jennie E.               b.Jan  5 1867

 

125.  (5). Francis L.              b.Nov 21 1870

 

126.  (6). John W.                 b.Nov  1 1872

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Hall, Kenneth and Ruth, "Descendants of Col. Morgan Morgan"

Hall, Kenneth and Ruth, "Descendants of William Jolliffe"

"History of Calhoun County WV 1989" p.186

Johnson, Jean Gross, additions and corrections

Lewis, Susan Joy, e-mail to HCPD Oct 13 2003

“Now and Then" Spring 1992 pp.6,7 Clay County WV Landmarks Commission

and Historical Society

Radcliff, Devona J., family group sheets

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