Bell Anthology - Carroll Family

The Raymond M. Bell Anthology



The Carroll Family of Washington County, Penna.
The history of the Carroll family was published in the January 1977 KEYHOLE. A search of 
court and census records gives additional information. The earliest record is 1774, when Edward 
Carroll improved his land according to his Virginia certificate. A warrant was granted in 1785. He 
is listed in Ohio Co, Va (now Washington Co, Pa) in 1779. His will written 1809 was probated in 
1824. In the 1790 census he has 1 2 4; in 1800 01001 00110.
	Edward Carroll had brothers:	 (all of Finley Twp)
Robert improved his land in 1776, warranted 1785; taxed Ohio Co 1778; 1790 census 1 7 1;
	1800 02301 20001
Richard land grant 1795; will written 1821, probated 1828; 1800 census 10001 21210
	The COMMEMORATIVE BIOGRAPHICAL RECORD OF WASHINGTON COUNTY 
(Chicago 1893) on page 546 tells of the Indian attack on the Carrolls, 1781. Robertís wife 
and children fled and his brothers Hamilton and John were killed. Robert was away at the time.
	The family record is:

I. Robert Carroll b c1752 d 1831 m c1776 Mary Bell c1757-1811
	A. James 1777-1849 m 1797 Margaret Marshall 1774-1848
		1. William 1798-1851 m c1830 Jane Thompson 1811-1886
		2. Robert 1800- m c1825 Margaret Gregory - Indiana
		3. Hamilton 1804-1890 m 1832 Jane Marshall 1807-1895
		4. James 1806- m c1830 Lucy Ritchie - West Virginia
		5. John 1808-1877 m 1836 Rebecca Donley 1814-
		6. Hugh M 1810-1879 m c1835 Elizabeth McCaslin
		7. Mary 1812-?1853 m c1832 James Hawthorn 1808-
		8. Jane 1814- m c1834 William Elliott 1816-
		9. Joseph M 1816-1899 	ml 1850 Cascinda Mitchell
					m2 1856 Charlotte Crow
		10. Thomas 1818-1870 	ml 1841 Sarah Donley 1822-1845 
					m2 1846 Jane Ruth 1919-1846 
					m3 1847 Margaret Kimble 1827-

	B. Robert 1780-1815 m Mary Craig - daughter Mary d 1830
	C. William 1783- 1860 Washington Co m 1805 Priscilla Israel 1783-
		1. Mary 1806-
		2. Israel 1808- - California
		3. Matilda 1810- m c1830 Robert Horner - West Virginia
		4. Robert 1812-1813
		5. John 1813- - Tennessee
		6. William 1815- - Mississippi
		7. James 1818-
		8. George Washington 1824-1892 - Missouri - ml c1848 Elizabeth Henderson 1827-1858; 
		   m2 Ruth Ray 1821-1887; m3 
	D. Thomas c1786-1855 	ml 1809 Margaret ?Craig 1792-1822 
				m2 1824 Elizabeth Ann Marshall 1801-
		1. Jane 1810- m c1830 Hugh Marshall 1805-1875 
		2. Joseph D 1812- m 1839 Mary Marshall 1816-
		3. William 1814- m 1834 Elizabeth 1815-
		4. Margaret 1816- m c1836 Jacob Elliott - Illinois
		5. Mary Ann 1818-
		6. Elizabeth 1820- dead 1850
		7. Sarah Jane 1822 - dead 1855
		8. John H 1825- m 1852 Catharine Gunn 1830- - Illinois
		9. Martha 1827-
		10. Robert 1831- m 1850 Sarah Ackley

	E. Joseph c1789- m c1821 Louisa Jordan - Illinois
		1. Lucinda 1822-
		2. Harrison 1824- m 1850 Melissa Baldwin 1830-
		3. Sarah A 1826-
		4. Margaret 1831-
		5. Josiah 1836-

	F. Mary 1792- m 1815 James Carroll 1786-1831
	G. Martha 1797-1869 m c1820 John Burns 1798-1871

II. Edward Carroll b c1754 d 1824 m c1777 Agnes ?Smith
	A. Mary 1778- m c1798 Samuel Jordan
	B. Agnes 1780-1838 m c1800 James Jordan 1777-1841
	C. Elizabeth 1782- m c1802 Barnabas Chase 1785-1870
	D. Simon 1784-bef 1800
	E. James 1786-183l m 1815 Mary Carroll 1792-
		1. Martha 1816- m c1836 James Bell 1816-
		2. Nancy 1818-d yg
		3. Simon Smith 1820-1890 m 1847 Mary J Gunn 1823-1897 - Iowa
		4. Mary 1822- m c1842 Murry - Iowa
		5. Josiah 1824- m 1847 Elizabeth Helt - Missouri
		6. John 1826- West Virginia
		7. Eliza Jane 1828- - Missouri
		8. Margaret 1830- m c1850 Robert Holmes

III. Jane Carroll 1760-1838 m 1785 Alexander Burns 1739-1826
IV. Hamilton Carroll c1764-1781
V. John Carroll c1764-1781
VI. Richard Carroll b c1766 d 1828 m c1791
	A. Rebecca 1792- m 1810 Archibald Auld - Ohio
	B. Elizabeth 1794-
	C. Jane 1796-
	D. James 1798- - Ohio
	E. Thomas 1800- m 1831 Irena ?Porter 1811-
		1. John S 1832-		2. Rachel 1834-	3. Louisa 1838-
		4. Richard 1841-	5. Porter 1843-	6. Elinor 1845-
		7. Benton 1848-
	F. Ann 1802-

This article was transcribed by Neil Morton of [TBD] in September 1998.


Raymond M. Bell Anthology     Genealogy in Washington Co., PA

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