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William Joseph Nelson b 1780 SC and his wife Mary Jane Polly

William Joseph Nelson b 1780 SC and his wife Mary Jane Polly

Posted: 8 Jun 2007 12:27AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Nelson, Polly, Palmer, Cotton, Jewell, Edge, Hunstman, Evans, Schroader, Russell
Can someone help with this William Joseph Nelson b. 1780 in South Carolina and his wife, Mary Jane Polly. I only have one child – Hugh Nelson. Did he have more children? Anything, no matter how small will be appreciated. Thanks for your time.

Barry Ashby

***** Generation No. 1 *****

1. WILLIAM JOSEPH1 NELSON was born 1780 in Union County, South Carolina, and died 1832 in Daviess County, Kentucky. He married MARY JANE JOLLY in Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky, daughter of JOHN POLLY and SARAH PALMER. She was born 1776 in Union County, South Carolina, and died 03 Jul 1839 in Daviess County, Kentucky.

Child of WILLIAM NELSON and MARY JOLLY is:
2. i. HUGH2 NELSON, b. 1807, Daviess County, Kentucky.

***** Generation No. 2 *****

2. HUGH2 NELSON (WILLIAM JOSEPH1) was born 1807 in Daviess County, Kentucky. He married DELPHIA COTTON. She was born 1811 in Tennessee.

Notes for HUGH NELSON:
!Name, date of birth, place of birth, parents, spouse, and children from RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project: "Ohio County Kentucky Lines 2007" database by Joseph Taylor posted 6 Jun 2007.
!1840 Census of Mississippi, Tippah County, Northern District, page 177. Head of household is H. Nelson, b. Bet. 1801 - 1810. With H. Nelson is his wife b. Bet. 1811 - 1820, and three children - two males and one female.
!1850 Census of Mississippi, Tishomingo County, District 4 - Northern Division, page 48, stop 654.
!1860 Census of Kentucky, Ohio County, Bells District, page 178, stop 1250.

Children of HUGH NELSON and DELPHIA COTTON are:
3. i. REV. JOSHUA PALMER3 NELSON, b. Abt. 1831, Indiana; d. 1910, Ohio County, Kentucky.
ii. WILLIAM HENRY NELSON, b. Abt. 1833, Tennessee.
iii. SARAH ANN NELSON, b. Abt. 1835, Kentucky.
iv. MARY JANE NELSON, b. Abt. 1840, Mississippi.
4. v. JAMES M. NELSON, b. Abt. 1842, Mississippi.
vi. LOUISA ELIZABETH NELSON, b. Abt. 1844, Mississippi; d. 1931, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. JOHN H. JEWELL, 1866, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. 1841, Kentucky; d. 1925, Ohio County, Kentucky.
vii. MARTHA NELSON, b. Abt. 1847, Mississippi.

***** Generation No. 3 *****

3. REV. JOSHUA PALMER3 NELSON (HUGH2, WILLIAM JOSEPH1) was born Abt. 1831 in Indiana, and died 1910 in Ohio County, Kentucky. He married SARAH JANE EDGE 1859 in Ohio County, Kentucky, daughter of ROBERT EDGE and ELIZABETH HUNTSMAN. She was born Jun 1837 in Estill County, Kentucky, and died 1906 in Ohio County, Kentucky.

Children of JOSHUA NELSON and SARAH EDGE are:
i. ELIZABERTH JANE4 NELSON, b. 1860, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1940, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. FELIX MONTGOMERY EVANS, 1878, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. 1857, Ohio County, Kentucky.
ii. DELPHIA NELSON, b. 1861, Ohio County, Kentucky.
iii. ROBERT LEVI NELSON, b. 1862, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. LUCY D. PATTON.
iv. MARY DELILAH NELSON, b. 1865, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. CICERO MAXWELL EVANS.
v. JOSEPH HARRISON NELSON, b. 1867, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1951, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. NEOMA "OMA" JANE SCHROADER; b. Dec 1872, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1949, Ohio County, Kentucky.
vi. JOHN WILLIAM NELSON, b. 1869, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. EVA JANE SCHROADER, 08 Oct 1896, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. Oct 1876, Ohio County, Kentucky.
vii. JAMES DAVID NELSON, b. 1871, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1928, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. ROSA FRANCIS SCHROADER, 1898; b. 1878, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1923, Ohio County, Kentucky.
viii. THOMAS HENRY NELSON, b. 1871, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. VITULA RUSSELL.
ix. SUSAN FRANCES NELSON, b. 1874, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1945, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. JOHN F. "CREEK" SCHROADER, 1895; b. 1867, Grayson County, Kentucky; d. 1945.
x. MARTHA ELVINA NELSON, b. 1876, Ohio County, Kentucky; d. 1877, Ohio County, Kentucky.
xi. SARAH R. "SALLIE" NELSON, b. 1878, Ohio County, Kentucky; m. IRA RUSSELL, 1900, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. 1872.

4. JAMES M.3 NELSON (HUGH2, WILLIAM JOSEPH1) was born Abt. 1842 in Mississippi. He married MARY E. LNU. She was born Abt. 1854.

Children of JAMES NELSON and MARY LNU are:
i. WILLIAM A.4 NELSON, b. Abt. 1869, Kentucky.
ii. DELPHIA NELSON, b. Apr 1870, Kentucky.

Re: William Joseph Nelson b 1780 SC and his wife Mary Jane Jolly

Posted: 15 Jun 2007 2:50AM GMT
Classification: Query
This family group came from a book by Emma Dunn Mastin available in the Ky Room of the Owensboro Ky Library. This book was put together from her research which I think dates from the 1930s . Some of it was not entirely correct but this may give you a start. My husband is a descendant of Lutitia Nelson & Joel Stinnett. I also have a little on Mary Jane Jolly

Descendants of WILLIAM NELSON
1 WILLIAM NELSON b: Dec 07, 1770 d: Nov 22, 1832 in Daviess Co. Ky. Burial: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Daviess Co Ky

.. +MARY JANE JOLLY b: Jan 15, 1776 in Union Co S.C. d: Mar 13, 1846 in Daviess Co. Ky. m: Abt. 1800 Father: JOHN JOLLY Mother: SARAH PALMER Burial: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Daviess Co Ky

2 LUTITIA NELSON b: Apr 18, 1806 in Ky d: May 14, 1873 in Daviess County Ky Burial: Stinnett-Dunn Cem. Daviess Co Ky

.... +JOEL (PETE) STINNETT b: Aug 03, 1810 in Green Co. Ky src: The History of Daviess County Ky (1883 ed ) d: May 28, 1884 in Daviess County Ky m: Mar 04, 1830 in Daviess Co. Ky Father: JOEL STINNETT Mother: Cealie Bryant Burial: Stinnett-Dunn Cem. Daviess Co Ky

2 Betsey Nelson

.... +Henry Lane m: May 27, 1830

2 Peggy Nelson

2 James Nelson

.... +Susanna Crews m: Feb 15, 1820 in Daviess Co. Ky.

2 John Nelson

.... +Molly Crews m: Jul 26, 1822 in Daviess Co. Ky.

2 Ben Nelson

.... +Ann Tanner m: Jun 10, 1834 in Daviess Co. Ky.

2 Hugh Nelson

.... +--------- Cotton

2 William Nelson

.... +Betsey Westerfield m: Sep 25, 1826 in Ohio Co. Ky

2 Joseph Nelson

.... +Margaret Westerfield m: Jan 30, 1831 in Daviess Co. Ky.

2 Joshua Nelson b: in Daviess Co. Ky. d: Jul 01, 1853

.... +Missouri Fuqua m: Aug 09, 1840 in Daviess Co. Ky.

2 Sallie Nelson


Descendants of JOSEPH JOLLY

from research by Thelma Prince & Mary Henke

JOSEPH JOLLY b: Abt. 1718 d: Bef. Mar 05, 1788 in 96th District, SC Union Co

2 Joseph Jolly b: Abt. 1740 d: Bef. Jul 17, 1783 in 96th District, SC Union Co

2 William Jolly b: Abt. 1741 d: Bet. May 06 - Aug 01, 1831 in Pickens Co SC

.... +Frances Herring

2 Jane Jolly b: Abt. 1745

.... +John Still

2 Benjamin Jolly b: Abt. 1748 d: Bef. Mar 05, 1788 in 96th District, SC Union Co

2 JOHN JOLLY b: Abt. 1750 d: Mar 1781 in Killed by Tories at "Layton" near Fair Forest Creek

.... +SARAH PALMER b: Abt. 1750 d: Oct 08, 1830 in Union Co S.C. m: 1773 in Union Co S.C.

... 3 Benjamin Jolly b: Jun 06, 1773

....... +Mary Ann Ritchie

... 3 Joseph Jolly b: 1774 d: Jun 1835 in Cooper Co Mo

....... +Elizabeth ------

... 3 MARY JANE JOLLY b: Jan 15, 1776 in Union Co S.C. d: Mar 13, 1846 in Daviess Co. Ky. Burial: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Daviess Co Ky

....... +WILLIAM NELSON b: Dec 07, 1770 d: Nov 22, 1832 in Daviess Co. Ky. m: Abt. 1800 Burial: Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church Daviess Co Ky

... 3 Lettice Jolly b: 1778

....... +Humphrey Posey

2 James Jolly b: Abt. 1752 d: Bef. Feb 1788 in 96th District, SC Union Co



Re: William Joseph Nelson b 1780 SC and his wife Mary Jane Jolly

Posted: 16 Jun 2007 4:36AM GMT
Classification: Query
Carol,

Thanks for the touch-ups. Here’s an update. I just combined your information with 1850 census records.

Barry Ashby

******** Generation No. 1 ********

1. WILLIAM JOSEPH1 NELSON was born 07 Dec 1770 in Union County, South Carolina, and died 1832 in Daviess County, Kentucky. He married MARY JANE JOLLY Abt. 1800 in Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky, daughter of JOHN JOLLY and SARAH PALMER. She was born 1776 in Union County, South Carolina, and died 03 Jul 1839 in Daviess County, Kentucky.

Children of WILLIAM NELSON and MARY JOLLY are:
i. JAMES2 NELSON, b. Abt. 1796, South Carolina; m. SUSANNAH CREWS, 1820, Daviess County, Kentucky; b. Abt. 1795, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Indiana, Vigo County, Honey Creek Township, page 133, stop 57.)
ii. SARAH NELSON, b. Abt. 1799, South Carolina. (See 1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 389, stop 634.)
iii. JOHN JOLLY NELSON, b. Abt. 1802, Kentucky; d. 1864, Sullivan County, Indiana; m. AMELIA "MILLY" CREWS, 1822, Daviess County, Kentucky; b. Abt. 1801, Kentucky; d. 1896, Sullivan County, Indiana. (See 1850 Census of Indiana, Sullivan County, Curry Township - District 6, page 270, stop 35.)
2. iv. HUGH NELSON, b. 1804, Kentucky; d. 1871.
v. LETITIA "LETTY" NELSON, b. 18 Apr 1806, Kentucky; d. 14 May 1873, Daviess County, Kentucky; m. JOEL "PETE" STINNETT, 04 Mar 1830, Daviess County, Kentucky; b. 03 Aug 1810, Green County, Kentucky; d. 28 May 1884, Daviess County, Kentucky.
vi. BENJAMIN NELSON, b. Abt. 1810, Kentucky; m. ANN TANNER, 1834, Daviess County, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Indiana, Vigo County, Honey Creek Township, page 140, stop 170.)
vii. ELIZABETH "BETSY" NELSON, b. Abt. 1810, Kentucky; m. HENRY LANE, 1830; b. Abt. 1806, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 389, stop 636.)
viii. MARGARET "PEGGY" NELSON, b. Abt. 1810, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 389, stop 634.)
3. ix. WILLIAM NELSON, b. 1812, Kentucky; d. 1874, Daviess County, Kentucky.
x. JOSHUA P. NELSON, b. Abt. 1817, Kentucky; d. 1853; m. MISSOURI FUQUA, 1840; b. Abt. 1823, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 362, stop 248.)
xi. SALLIE NELSON, b. Abt. 1820, Kentucky. Notes for SALLIE NELSON: !Sallie might have married a "McDaniel". (See1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 389, stop 634.)
xii. JOSEPH A. NELSON, b. Abt. 1823, Kentucky; m. MARGARET WESTERFIELD, 1831, Daviess County, Kentucky. (See 1850 Census of Kentucky, Daviess County, District 1, page 389, stop 634.)

******** Generation No. 2 ********

2. HUGH2 NELSON (WILLIAM JOSEPH1) was born 1804 in Kentucky, and died 1871. He married DELPHIA COTTON. She was born 1811 in Tennessee, and died 1879 in Ohio County, Kentucky. (See my original post for further details.)

3. WILLIAM2 NELSON (WILLIAM JOSEPH1) was born 1812 in Kentucky, and died 1874 in Daviess County, Kentucky. He married ELIZABETH WESTERFIELD 11 Oct 1836 in Ohio County, Kentucky, daughter of CORNELIUS WESTERFIELD and ELIZABETH BRUCE. She was born 1817 in Whitesville, Daviess County, Kentucky.

Notes for WILLIAM NELSON:
!Name, date of birth, place of birth, spouse, and children from RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project: "Lingenfelser, Moore & Allied Families" by Catherine Theresa Lingenfelser posted 15 May 2007.
!Parents from Ancestry.com message board for Daviess County, Kentucky, by Carol Arrington in her 15 Jun 2007 post, subject: " Re: William Joseph Nelson b 1780 SC and his wife Mary Jane Jolly".
!1850 Census of Kentucky, Ohio County, District 2, page 102, stop 714.
!1860 Census of Kentucky, Ohio County, Ellis District - Fordsville, page 27, stop 191.
!1870 Census of Kentucky, Ohio County, Bartletts District - Buford PO, page 11 (stamped 320), stop 79.

Children of WILLIAM NELSON and ELIZABETH WESTERFIELD are:
i. JOSHUA P.3 NELSON, b. Abt. 1837, Kentucky.
ii. MARY A. NELSON, b. Abt. 1839, Kentucky.
iii. JAMES PRESTON NELSON, b. Abt. 1841, Kentucky; m. GEORGANNA MEGAN, 1867, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. Abt. 1846, Virginia.
iv. CORDELIA NELSON, b. Abt. 1843, Kentucky.
v. ISAAC W. NELSON, b. Abt. 1847, Kentucky; m. AMANDA CROW; b. Abt. 1854, Kentucky.
vi. ELIZABETH J. NELSON, b. Abt. 1852, Ohio County, Kentucky.
vii. LAURA O. NELSON, b. 09 Sep 1855, Whitesville, Daviess County, Kentucky; m. JAMES L. WESTERFIELD, 1873, Ohio County, Kentucky; b. 1855, Daviess County, Kentucky; d. 1919.

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