Henry Jolley

26 August 1789–20 December 1850 (Age 61)
Bethel Township, Pitt, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Jolley was born on 26 August 1789, in Bethel Township, Pitt, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Jolley Sr, was 28 and his mother, Louisa Bryan, was 30. He married Frances Manning on 23 January 1806, in Bethel, Pitt, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Nauvoo Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1843 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1848. He registered for military service in 1814. He died on 20 December 1850, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Jolley
Frances Manning
Marriage: 23 January 1806
Patsy Martha Jolley
Reuben Manning Jolley
Temperance Jolley
Henry Bryant Manning Jolley
Diana Louisa Jolley
Orna Jessie Jolley
Frances Rilla Jolley
Lina Maniza Jolley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 January 1806Bethel, Pitt, North Carolina, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1792 · Capital City Moved
    Age 3
    New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.
    Age 19
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Jolly .

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

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    Life Sketch of Henry Jolley

    LIFE SKETCH OF HENRY JOLLEY Born 26 August 1789--Died 20 December 1850 It was a warm August evening, according to my parents, John and Lovisa Bryan Jolley, that a plump, healthy baby boy born. I w …

    Sources (26)

    • Henry Jolly, "United States Census, 1830"
    • Henry Jolley, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Henry Jolly, "United States Census, 1840"

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