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July 13, 2005

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JOHN MADOLE was born between 1764-1771 in Northern Ireland. He came to the colonies as a young boy with his father (apparently between 1772-1782). The port of entry and his whereabouts during 1772-1792 are still unknown. He was married about 1792 in Pendleton Co., South Carolina to MARGARET "Peggy" BAKER born about 1772 in Rowan County, North Carolina.

I'm searching for information about the parents and siblings of John. Peggy's ancestry is mostly known (also from Northern Ireland) and will be posted later. John and Peggy Madole were in Pendleton County, South Carolina during 1793-1809 and then moved to Logan County, Kentucky where he died in the spring of 1816 and she died in the summer of 1826.

John and Peggy's children were:

1. WILLIAM MADOLE born about 1794 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, married about 1819 in Logan County, Kentucky to MARTHA JANE "Patsy" CLAYTON bornin 1795 in North Carolina .

William and Patsy's children were:

1a. MAHALA MADOLE born in 1819 in Logan County, Kentucky, died after 1860. She married CASWELL H. GREEN born about 1815, died before 1850.

1b. MARTHA MADOLE born about 1821 in Logan County, Kentucky.

1c. MINERVA JANE MADOLE born about 1823 in Logan County, Kentucky, died in Saline County, Illinois. She was married on 09 December 1852 in Logan County, Kentucky to MUNFORD S. CAMPBELL born on 11 January 1821 in Kentucky, died on 10 August 1864 in Saline County, Illinois.

1d. RICHARD B. MADOLE born on 01 June 1824 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 19 July 1890 apparently in Robertson County, Tennessee. He was married on 01 February 1858 in Robertson County, Tennessee to MARTHA A. CONNER born on 16 April 1836, died on 20 April 1899 apparently in Robertson County, Tennessee.

1e. JOHN MADOLE born about 1826 in Kentucky.

1f. ELIZABETH MADOLE born about 1834 in Kentucky. She was married on 25 May 1857 in Logan County, Kentucky to GREEN JONES born about 1830.

1g. NANCY C. MADOLE born in 1838 in Kentucky.

2. JANE MADOLE born about 1796 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died after 1850 in Macon County, Illinois. She was married about 1813 in Logan County, Kentucky to JOHN WARD, JR. born in 1790 in South Carolina, died about 1831 in Macon County, Illinois. They moved to Macon County, Illinois with his parents, the John "Jack" Ward family in 1820s.

Jane and John's children were:

2a. MARGARET "Peggy" WARD born on 11 January 1814 in Tennessee, died on 30 June 1862 in Macon County, Illinois. She married JOSHUA GARDNER PURDUE born on 01 March 1811 Montgomery County, Tennessee, died 07 September 1889 in Macon County, Illinois.

2b. JOHN WARD III born about 1815, died in Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois.

2c. MARY WARD born about 1816, died in Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois. She married ?_____ MILLER.

2d. LUCINDA WARD born about 1817. She married on 23 August 1835 in Macon County, Illinois to ISAAC MILLER born about 1812.

2e. AARON WARD born about 1818 in Macon County, Illinois, died in Vandalia, Fayette County, Illinois.

2f. JOSEPH WARD born about 1818 in Macon County, Illinois. He was married on 12 December 1839 in Macon County, Illinois to ELIZABETH PAISLEY born about 1822.

2g. NANCY WARD born about 1821 in Macon County, Illinois. She was married on 14 May 1839 in Macon County, Illinois to SOLOMON MURPHY born about 1815.

2h. MARTHA WARD born about 1823 in Macon County, Illinois, died about 1832 in Macon Co, Illinois.

2i. LEWIS WARD born about 1824 in Macon County, Illinois.

2j. HARRIET WARD born about 1825 in Macon County, Illinois. She was married on 28 January 1842 in Macon County, Illinois to ROBERT MILLER born about 1820.

2k. SARAH "Sallie" WARD born about 1826 in Macon County, Illinois. She was married on 16 November 1844 in Macon County, Illinois to MOSES TURNER born about 1822.

2l. JAMES WARD born about 1827 in Macon County, Illinois.

3. SAMUEL MADOLE born 27 February 1798 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died on 13 April 1866 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 10 January 1821 in Logan County, Kentucky to SARAH "Sally" ROSS born on 10 January1798 in Greenville County, South Carolina, died on 18 January 1886 in Morgan County, Missouri. They moved to Morgan County, Missouri in 1838-1839.

A book containing more information about the first four generations of Sarah "Sally"Ross' ancestors and other relatives in this country is:

Chappell, Ross. 2005. The Ross Family Beginning 1734 in Hanover County, Virginia. Bluebird Books. 353 pgs. Available at http://rossbook.com.

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Samuel and Sally's children were:

3a. JOHN S. MADOLE born on14 September 1821 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 19 September 1905 in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma. He was married 1) on 19 May 1842 in Morgan County, Missouri to ISABELLE "Ibby" KELSAY born on 24 October 1818 in Barren County, Kentucky, died on 19 December 1879 in Morgan County, Missouri and then he was married 2) after 1879 in Oklahoma to Mrs. CYNTHA TAYLOR nee LANGFORD born on 10 March 1823 in Tennessee, died on 10 January 1914 in Seminole County, Oklahoma.

3b. MARY CAROLINE "Polly" MADOLE born on 09 January 1823 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 12 August 1863 in Versailles, Morgan County, Missouri. She was married on 09 July 1842 in Morgan County, Missouri to WILLIAM KIDWELL born on 10 February 1811 in Grainger County, Tennessee, died on 12 December 1878 in Versailles, Morgan County, Missouri.

3c. BENJAMIN DUDLEY MADOLE born on 06 October 1825 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 03 December 1860 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 12 October 1856 in Morgan County, Missouri to Mrs. DELILA BABB nee ROUTON born in 1824 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 05 December 1911 in Morgan County, Missouri. No children.

3d. ALBERT WILSON MADOLE born on 26 March 1827 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 16 June 1905 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 28 January 1866 in Morgan County, Missouri to NANCY ANNA "Annie" McDOW born on 04 February 1842 in Missouri, died on 08 January 1922 in Morgan County, Missouri.

3e. HIRAM MARSHALL "Hy" MADOLE born on 21 November 1828 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 04 April 1912 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married 1) on 17 February 1852 in Morgan County, Missouri to NANCY JANE "Jennie" KELSAY born on 16 July 1825 in Barren County, Kentucky, died on 28 November 1895 in Morgan County, Missouri and then he was married 2) on 14 November 1902 in Morgan County, Missouri to Mrs. CATHERINE H. WENDLECAN born on 05 January 1845 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 13 June 1909 in Morgan County, Missouri.

3f. MARGARET JANE "Peggy" MADOLE born 12 February 1830 in Logan County, Kentucky died on 31 May 1907 in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma. She was married on 31 October 1850 in Morgan County, Missouri to WILLIAM LAMM born on 11 August 1829 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 18 November 1904 in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma.

3g. FRANCIS ROSS "Frank/Franklin" MADOLE born 23 May 1831 in Logan County, Missouri, died on 25 March 1914 in Cottonwood, Madison County, Texas. He was married 1) on 13 November 1859 in Morgan County, Missouri to SOPHIA JANE HARLOW born in 1839 in Kentucky, died on 26 July 1860 in Morgan County, Missouri and then he was married 2) on 10 January 1866 in Lauderdale County, Mississippi to NANCY ANN ROSS born on 01 December 1848 in Lauderdale County, Mississippi, died on 04 January 1916 in Cottonwood, Madison County, Texas. After moving to Texas, Frank was known as Franklin Ross Madole.

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3h. MARTHA ELIZABETH MADOLE born on 08 January 1833 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 27 September 1914 in Pendleton, Umatilla Co, Oregon. She was married on 11 March 1853 in Morgan County, Missouri to WILLIAM BOYD KIDWELL born on 16 March 1831 in Grainger County, Tennessee, died on 15 April 1870 oin Warsaw, Benton County, Missouri.

3i. ANDREW THOMAS "Andy" MADOLE born on 13 March 1834 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 30 August 1914 in Tribbey, Pottawatomie Co, Oklahoma. He was married on 28 December 1862 in Morgan County, Missouri to MARY ELIZABETH ROUTON born on 12 August 1847 in Warren Ccounty, Kentucky, died on 28 July 1925 in Hollene, Curry Co, New Mexico.

3j. SAMUEL NEWTON "Newt" MADOLE born on 28 October 1835 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 16 April 1915 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married in 1860 in Morgan County, Missouri to MARY CATHERINE JONES born on 07 November 1843 in Cooper County, Missouri, died on 24 March 1907 in Morgan County, Missouri.

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3k. SARAH ANN "Sallie" MADOLE born on 05 May 1837 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 12 January 1910 in Morgan County, Missouri. She was married on 02 December 1861 in Morgan County, Missouri to EPHRAIM F. GUNN born on 02 November 1838 in Cumberland County, Tennessee, died on 01 January 1889 in Morgan County, Missouri.

3l. NANCY MALISSA MADOLE born on 26 August 1839 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 02 November 1918 near Schoolton, Seminole Co, Oklahoma. She was married 1) on 29 December 1859 in Morgan County, Missouri to JOHN ROBERT JONES born on 29 December 1839 in Cooper County, Missouri, died 1864 -1865 in Morgan County, Missouri and then she was married 2) on 25 July 1871 in Oklahoma to OSCAR FITZALLEN GUNN born on 12 January 1849 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 19 January 1929 in Oklahoma.

GO to my JONES family page

4. ROBERT BAKER MADOLE born about 1800-1801 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died before1840 in Logan County, Kentucky. He married to MARTHA ?_____born about 1805 in North Carolina. No known children.

5. MARY CAROLINE "Polly" MADOLE born on 14 December 1802 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, diedon 25 January 1874 in Miller County, Missouri. She was married 1) on 18 December 1823 in Logan County, Kentucky to ASA CLAYTON born about 1793, died in Logan County in before January 1826 and then she was married 2) on 25 August 1857 in Logan County, Kentucky to JOSEPH SAMUEL ADCCOCK, SR. born on 03 December 1798 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 26 October 1863. Joseph took Polly back to his home in Miller County, Missouri. No children from either of her marriages.

6. THOMAS MADOLE born about 1804 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died before 28 November 1836 in Logan County, Kentucky. He was married about 1828 to SARAH ?_____. No known children.

7. SARAH "Sary/Sally" MADOLE born about 1807 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died in 1829 in Logan County, Kentucky. Never married.

8. JOHN WILSON MADOLE born about 1809 in Pendleton County, South Carolina, died after 1860 in Robertson County, Tennessee. He was married about 1833 in Robertson County, Tennessee to MARGY WILSON born in 1816 in Robertson County, Tennessee, died after 1860 in Robertson County, Tennessee. They were still in Robertson County, Tennessee in 1850.

John and Margy's children were:

8a. JAMES WILSON "Jim" MADOLE born on 28 October 1834 in Robertson County, Tennessee, died in Cairo, Illinois. He was married on 17 February 1856 in Robertson County, Tennessee to NANCY E. DAVIS born on 01 January 1833, died 13 February 1889 in Ballard County, Kentucky.

8b. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN "Frank" MADOLE born in 1837 in Robertson County, Tennessee.

8c. REBECCA ARIANNA MADOLE born in 1839 in Robertson County, Tennessee. She was married 1) about 1858 to ZEKE WILSON born about 1835 and then she married 2) to ?______ POOLE.

8d. MARGARET MISSOURI A. MADOLE born in 1844 in Robertson County, Tennessee. She was married about 1861 to WILL HENRY LEE born about 1840.

8e. AUGUSTA J. MADOLE born in November 1849. She was married about 1866 to PAUL ACRE born about 1845.

9. HIRAM MADOLE bornin1811 in Logan County, Kentucky, died after 1880 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 10 February 1835 in Logan County, Kentucky to CATHERINE M. CAMPBELL born in 1811 in Tennessee after1880. They moved to Morgan County, Missouri during the 1840s.

Hiram and Catherine's children were:

9a. SUSAN T. MADOLE born in 1842 in Logan County, Kentucky, died in 1909 in Aurora, Lawrence County, Missouri. Never married.

9b. MARY CAROLINE MADOLE born 1845 in Morgan County, Missouri, died after 1880. She was married on 15 November 1863 in Morgan County, Missouri to EDWARD N. JONES born in 1841 in Missouri.

9c. MALVINA MADOLE born in 1847 in Morgan County, Missouri. Never married.

9d. SAMUEL B. MADOLE born on 08 November 1848 in Morgan County, Missouri, died in May 1853 in Morgan County, Missouri. Never married.

9e. GEORGE MADOLE born in 1850 in Morgan County, Missouri.

9f. JAMES HIRAM MADOLE born on 21 June 1851 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 10 February 1942. He was married on 25 January 1870 in Morgan County, Missouri to MELVINA PORTER born on 14 February 1847 in Kentucky, died on 14 December 1926.

9g. SALLY MADOLE born in 1855 in Morgan County, Missouri.

10. ELIZABETH "Betsy" MADOLE born 21 April 1813 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 18 April 1868 in Morgan County, Missouri. She was married on 17 November 1831 in Logan County, Kentucky to JOSIAH BENJAMIN WILLIAMS born on 02 January 1806 in Norfolk County, Virginia, died on 03 February 1882 in Morgan County, Missouri. They moved to Morgan County, Missouri during the 1840s.

Betsy and Josiah's children were:

10a. MARTHA JANE WILLIAMS born on 04 September 1832 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 18 January 1918. He was married on 04 September 1855 in Morgan County, Missouri to FRANCIS M. "Frank" GEORGE born in 1832 in Morgan County, Missouri.

10b. MARY V. WILLIAMS born on 01 February 1834 in Logan County, Missouri, died on 01 June 1868 in Miller County, Missouri. She was married on 21 December 1852 in Morgan County, Missouri to JOSEPH SAMUEL ADCOCK, JR. born on 13 April 1828 in Kentucky, died 22 February 1866 in Miller County, Missouri.

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10c. MARGARET M. WILLIAMS born on 14 March 1836 in Logan County, Missouri, died on 03 March 1912 in Versailles, Morgan County, Missouri. She was married on 08 March 1859 in Morgan County, Missouri to WILLIS FLEMING MORELAND born on 01 August 1828 in Amherst County, Virginia, died on 25 March 1885 in Versailles, Morgan County, Missouri.

10d. ANN ELIZABETH WILLIAMS born on 24 November 1837 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 27 March 1905 in Morgan County, Missouri. She was married on 23 January 1861 in Morgan County, Missouri to JAMES EDWARD SIMS born on 28 February 1839 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 18 July 1919 in Morgan County, Missouri.

10e. RICHARD E. WILLIAMS born on19 June 1840 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 19 May 1864 in the siege of Vicksburg, Warren Co, Mississippi. Never marred.

10f. SAMUEL E. WILLIAMS born on 17 February 1842 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 29 April 1862 in the Battle of Maringe, Mississippi. Never married.

10g. JOSIAH BENJAMIN WILLIAMS, JR. born on 14 August 1844 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 18 February 1904 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 25 April 1872 in Morgan County, Missouri to MARGUERET MARNADA ANN "Yannie" ROUTON born on 02 May 1855 in Kentucky, died after 1900 in Morgan County, Missouri.

10h. JOHN T. "Jack" WILLIAMS born on 25 March 1847 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 25 March 1949 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married on 30 September 1869 in Morgan County, Missouri to LAURA VICTORIA HUNTER born 08 November 1849 in Morgan County, Missouri, died on 26 July 1918 in Morgan County, Missouri.

10i. EDWIN A. "Ed" WILLIAMS born on 04 September 1849 in Logan County, Kentucky, died on 14 April 1918 in Morgan County, Missouri. He was married 1) on 16 March 1871 to MISSOURI ANN "Annie" HAYS born in 1854 in Missouri, died on 30 October 1885 in Morgan County, Missouri and later was married 2) on 10 January 1887 in Morgan County, Missouri to JENNIE FRENCH born about 1855, died after 1920.

A GEDCOM file with the total presently known family members is available to bona fide descendants of this family.


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