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Joseph Reese Scholl
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1850
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 10, 1931
New Bloomfield
Callaway County
Missouri, USA

Husband of Arabella "Belle" Tharp.

Son of Joseph Scholl Jr. and Eliza Ann Broughton.

Father of Roberta Belle, Mary Elizabeth, Catherine M. "Kittie," Ethel L. "Ethie," John Boone, Olba Reese, and Grace Lee "Gracie."

"Joseph, son of Joseph Scholl, Sr., married Rebecca V. G. Miller, and settled in Callaway county in 1820, where his wife died in 1829. Their children were -- Oliver, P., Cyrus R. M., and James R. Mr. Scholl was married the second time to Eliza A. Broughton, of Kentucky, by whom he had -- Rebecca, Elizabeth, Catharine, Louisa, Eliza, Celia, Septimus, Jesse B., Joseph R., Nelson and Sarah.

Mr. Scholl was a Justice of the Peace in Callaway county for twenty-two years, and early days was a great bear and deer hunter. His second wife, who is still living, often hunted with him, and has killed several deer. Mr. S. would frequently go into caves after bears, and was present when Robert Graham had the fight with the wolf in Loutre creek. He is now in his 76th year, and his eye sight is so good that he can see to read fine print through an awl hole in a
pair of leather spectacles.

From "Pioneer Families of Missouri with numerous sketches, anecdotes, adventures, etc., relating to Early Days in Missouri", Callaway County, By Wm. S Bryan and Robert Rose, Originally published 1876, pg 373


J. R. Scholl, Dead

J. R. Scholl, 82 years old, well-known resident of the New Bloomfield community, died at 9:30 o'clock Friday morning after a lingering illness, at the home of his daughter, Mrs. T. H. Criswell (sic), of New Bloomfield.

A funeral service was conducted at 2:30 o'clock Saturday afternoon at the Methodist church in New Bloomfield, and burial was in the cemetery of that church with final rites by the Masons.

Mr. Scholl lived practically all of his life at New Bloomfield. He had been a member of the Masonic lodge there for fifty-one years.

Besides the daughter with whom he lived, Mr. Scholl is survived by the following children: Mrs. W. P. Holt, Jefferson City; Mrs. Elmer Wren, Stephens; the Rev.
J. B. Scholl, Linneaus; Mrs. S. Sanders, Boonville; and Mrs. E. L. Bowman, of Wyoming -- Sun Gazette.

Mr. Scholl was well known to New Florence people, having lived with his son, Rev. John Scholl while he was pastor at this place. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Scholl (1800 - 1884)
  Eliza Ann Broughton Scholl (1812 - 1886)
  Arabella Tharp Scholl (1855 - 1907)*
  William M. Scholl (1877 - 1879)*
  Ethel L. Scholl Holt (1885 - 1978)*
  John Boone Scholl (1888 - 1963)*
  Grace Lee Scholl Wren (1893 - 1956)*
  Cyrus Rector Scholl (1824 - 1872)**
  Celia Ann Scholl Crump (1834 - 1911)*
  Jesse Boone Scholl (1844 - 1919)*
  Joseph Reese Scholl (1850 - 1931)
*Calculated relationship
New Bloomfield Cemetery
New Bloomfield
Callaway County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Tina
Record added: Oct 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30283710
Joseph Reese Scholl
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Great grandson of Daniel Boone
- janicet
 Added: Jan. 7, 2013
Joseph's mother was Eliza Ann Broughton and his father Joseph B. Scholl, Jr. I have seen his wife's name also spelled Anabelle and surname Thorp.
- Sandy & Aimee Harrison
 Added: Apr. 6, 2009

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