Alice Gertrude Ann Jolly was born on 12 July 1909, in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia as the daughter of Alfred Ernest Jolly and Christiana Mary Reynolds. She married Lionel Thomas Cockburn Sr. on 20 February 1930, in Clare, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 8 November 1985, at the age of 76.
English, Scottish, and French: nickname for someone of a cheerful or attractive disposition, from Middle English, Old French jolif, joli ‘cheerful, lively, pretty’. In North America, this surname is also an altered form of the most common French variant Joly .