Rev Austin Howell Jolly

14 December 1852–20 November 1939 (Age 86)
Rockland, Venango, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Austin Howell

When Rev Austin Howell Jolly was born on 14 December 1852, in Rockland, Venango, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Thomas Jolly, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Jane Young, was 21. He married Ella Bell Hays in 1880, in Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Trafford, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Edgewood, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930. He died on 20 November 1939, in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Highwood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev Austin Howell Jolly
1852–1939
Ella Bell Hays
1856–1933
Marriage: 1880
William Hays Jolly
1882–1919
Lena Mary Jolly
1883–
Francis McAteer Jolly DDS
1886–1934
Austin Howell Jolly Jr
1888–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1880
Lawrence, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(4)

    William Hays Jolly

    Male1882–1919Male

    Lena Mary Jolly

    Female1883–Female

    Francis McAteer Jolly DDS

    Male1886–1934Male

    Male1888–1956Male

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jolly

    Male1822–1869Male

    Sarah Jane Young

    Female1831–1873Female

siblings

(7)

    Newton Chambers Jolly

    Male1850–1918Male

    Male1852–1939Male

    Willis A Jolly

    Male1854–1895Male

    Francis D Jolly

    Female1857–Female

    Jennie Jolly

    Female1864–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 9

Florida has had 6 Constitutions since it became a state. The first Constitution was drafted in Saint Joseph, now known as Port St. Joe. Presently Florida is governed by the Constitution of 1968.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 23

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and French: nickname for someone of a cheerful or attractive disposition, from Middle English, Old French joli(f) ‘merry’, ‘happy’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

THE JOLLY FAMILY OF PENNSYLVANIA By Reverend Austin H. Jolly

Source: "The Jolley Family Book" published by Brigham Young University Press 1966, written by Bryant Manning Jolley and his committee. THE JOLLY FAMILY OF PENNSYLVANIA By Reverend Austin H. Jolly 403 …

Sources (3)

  • A H Jolly in household of C S Mcclelland, "United States Census, 1880"
  • A H Jolly, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Austin H Jolly in household of Thos Jolly, "United States Census, 1860"

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