The Leeds Family of New Jersey:Information about Joel Woolverton
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Joel Woolverton (b. 31 Mar 1715, d. 1795)Joel Woolverton (son of Charles Woolverton and Mary Chadwick) was born 31 Mar 1715 in Probably Hunterdon Co., NJ as the family had moved to Amwell by then(1714), and died 1795 in Will proved at Trenton, NJ. 2/25/1795 Book 36, page 151..
Notes for Joel Woolverton:
Birthdate taken from the family Bible of Charles Woolverton the 1st.
Joel was given a farm by his father dated 6/13/1737 for 186+ acres.
married Elizabeth Robins, daughter of John Robins and Eleanor (--?--), in 1735 at Hunterdon Co., New Jersey. He died after 29 June 1790
The nine known children of Joel Wolvertonand Elizabeth Robinswere as follows:
Charles WOLVERTON married Effie Nailer.
Gabriel WOLVERTON was born in 1739-m Elizabeth ?.One child-May or Mary b 1780, d 1841 who m Jon Peter Aller, s/o John and Coziah Aller.
Joel WOLVERTON Jr. was born in 1741.
John WOLVERTON was born in 1745.
Andrew WOLVERTON, born 1750; married Sarah Ann Stone.
Jane WOLVERTON was born in 1754. m a Duckworth per Joel's Will
Mary WOLVERTON was born in 1756. M a Duckworth per Joel's Will
Job WOLVERTON, born 1757 at Amwell, Hunterdon Co., New Jersey; married Martha Wood.
Amy WOLVERTONwas born in 1759. m a Severns per Will
His Will proved 2/25/1795 gives to wife Elizabeth l00 lbs and a room in the house during her widowhood.To son Job 100 acres and is to provide for his mother.To son Gabriel the northernmost part of the Plantation containing 80 acres.To John a lot of land on which he now lives in Alexandria Twp..To grandson Joel 10 shillings.To son Andrew 50 lbs in gold and silver.To son Charles 20 lbs. to son John 30 lbs.To daughter Jane Duckworth 50 lbs.To daughter Mary Duckworth 50 lbs. to daughter Amy Severns 50 lbs and one negro, Dinah.
Sons Gabriel and Joel both Yoemen, executors.