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Elizabeth Jolly (Speed)

Birthplace: Pendleton District, Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Stewartsville, Posey, Indiana, USA
Place of Burial: Posey, Indiana, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Wages Speed, Sr. and Sarah Speed
Wife of James Lewis Jolly
Mother of Frances Rachel West and John N. Jolly
Sister of William Wages Speed and James Monroe Speed, Sr.

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Elizabeth Jolly

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Birth: Nov. 5, 1805 Anderson Anderson County South Carolina, USA

Death: Mar. 14, 1855 Stewartsville Posey County Indiana, USA

Elizabeth may have been named after her paternal grandmother Elizabeth Martin Speed of South Carolina.

Elizabeth married James Lewis Jolly, Jr. about 1823 in Anderson County, South Carolina.

They moved with some of her siblings to Covington County, Mississippi where some of their nine children were born and settled. Elizabeth, James, and some of their children moved to Indiana after 1832.

Elizabeth shares a headstone with her son, John Newton Jolly.

Family links:

  • William Wages Speed (1783 - 1833)
  • Sarah Lawrence Speed (1783 - 1847)
  • John N Jolly (____ - 1855)*
  • Frances Rachel Jolly West (1828 - 1899)*

Inscription: Wife of J L Jolly. Ages 49 yrs. 4 mos. 9 das.

Burial: Jolly Cemetery Posey County Indiana, USA

Maintained by: Melissa Speed Originally Created by: Jane Record added: May 06, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 69434682

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Elizabeth Jolly's Timeline

November 5, 1805
Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
Age 17
Anderson, South Carolina, USA
May 12, 1828
Age 22
Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
March 14, 1855
Age 49
Stewartsville, Posey, Indiana, USA
Posey, Indiana, USA