Polly Jenkins

1861–1889 (Age 28)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Polly

When Polly Jenkins was born about 1861, in Indiana, United States, her father, Thomas J Jenkins, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth A. Engler, was 21. She married Henry Kolle on 27 September 1882, in Warrick, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Campbell Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States for about 2 years. She died on 3 March 1889, at the age of 28, and was buried in Warrick, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Kolle
1855–1933
Polly Jenkins
1861–1889
Marriage: 27 September 1882
George Kolley
1882–1947
Clayton Kolley
Mamie Kolle
Mary Kolle
1885–
Louise Kelley
1887–1980
Anne Jane Kolle
1888–1889
Anna G Kolle
1888–1889
Louisa Kolle
1888–
Edward Kolle
1894–

Spouse and Children

    Henry Kolle

    Male1855–1933Male

    Female1861–1889Female

MARRIAGE
27 September 1882
Warrick, Indiana, United States
children

(9)

    Male1882–1947Male

    Mary Kolle

    Female1885–Female

    Female1887–1980Female

    Anne Jane Kolle

    Female1888–1889Female

    Anna G Kolle

    Female1888–1889Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Female1861–1889Female

    Rachael Jenkins

    Female1864–Female

    Male1865–Male

    Male1866–1960Male

    Elizabeth Jenkins

    Female1869–1948Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 2

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 9

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Polly Jenkins in household of Thomas Jenkins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Polly Jinkens in household of Thomas Jinkens, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Polly Jenkins in entry for Chas Grimwood and Louisa Kollie, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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