WOOLLEY

Information from "Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of the Cowne, Gough & Associated Families, Volume 2", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith 1998.

William Woolley

William Woolley , b. abt. 1785, Woodensen, Stafford, England; d. 30 Apr 1873, Bountiful, Davis Co., Utah; m. Jane Fleman  or Fernman , b. abt 1783, Abbotts  Bramley, Stafford, England; d. 27 Jun 1860, Bountiful, Davis Co., Utah.  William & Jane (Fleman or Fernman) Woolley  had four (4) children, all born Dunstill, Stafford , England :

1.      Henry , b. 14 Nov  1821; d. 10 Oct 1898; m. 12 Mar 1845 to Mary (Stretton) Blood  [widow].
2.     
Ann , b. abt 1824; d. bef. 1830??
3.     
William , b. 1826 ; d. 26 Apr 1878.
4.     
Ann ,  b. 14 Feb 1830; d. 2 Aug 1910; m. William Jackson .

Henry Woolley

1.  Henry Woolley , son of William & Jane (Fleman) Woolley, b. 27 May 1820, Dunstill, Stafford, England; d. 10 Oct 1898, Kaysville, Utah; m. 12 May 1845 to Mary (Stretton) Blood , [widow of William Blood ], daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth (Deakin) Stretton , b. 25 Jul 1811, Yoxall, Stafford, England; d. 13 Mar 1891, Kaysville, Utah.

Henry Woolley  sailed for America on 23 Jan 1844, aboard the ship " Fanny ".  They arrived on 7 Mar 1844 in New Orleans , Louisiana .  From there they proceeded to Nauvoo , Illinois , it was there he met is future bride, Mary Stretton   Blood .  She was building a home when Henry inquired as to employment in the construction of her home.  He was employed and a romance sprung up.  They were married 12 May 1845.

Henry & Mary (Stretton)  Woolley  had three (3) children:

1.1.    Elizabeth , b. 10 Jan  1848, Kannesville, Illinois; d. 23 Nov 1918; m. 21 Nov 1867 to James L. Taylor .
1.2.    
Joseph Henry , b. 28 May  1850, Kaysville, Davis Co., Utah; d. 28 Dec 1910; m. 16 Sept 1878 to Lucy Prince  or Prience .
1.3.    
Ellen Maria , b. 23 May 1853, Kaysville, Davis Co., Utah; d. 1 Jun 1926; m. 24 Oct 1879 to Edward Edmonds .

Ellen Maria Woolley

1.3.  Ellen Maria Woolley , daughter of Henry & Mary (Stretton)  Woolley , b. 23 May 1853, Kaysville, Utah; d. 1 Jun 1926, Kaysville, Utah; m. 24 Oct 1879 to Edward Edmonds .

For Further Information See Edmonds & Stretton