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William Zollman
Birth: 1786
Botetourt County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 9, 1834
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA

William Zollman was the son of Henrich William Zollman (1761-1794) and to Mary (nee Bousman) Zollman. His father Henrich was the son of Johann Adam & Maria Barabara Zollman.
His siblings were:
(1) Elizabeth Zollman Cunningham
(2) Adam Zollman
William Zollman married Mary Anne Ripley (1788-1870) on Dec. 19, 1809.
They were the parents of
1) John {b. 1811}
2) Henry {b. 1813}
3) William {b. 1815}
4) Eliza Jane {b. 1817}
5) Patsy Ann {b. 1819}
6) Alexander {b. 1821}
7) Adam {b. 1823}
8) Charles Beale {b. 1825}
9) James {b. 1828}
10) Margaret Catherine {b. 1830}
11) Madison {b. 1832}

William's grandfather Johann Adam Zollman along with Adam's father Johann Anton Zollmann immigrated to America in 1754 from Mensfelden, German. Grandfather Adam Zollman was the founding father of many Zollmann/Zollman/Zolman descendants with a few starting there own Zollman/Zolman Cemeteries. View the grandfather's listing on Findagrave at Johann Adam Zollman and view the home page of this Zollman Cemetery in Frederick County, Maryland for more links to other Zollman/Zolman Cemeteries.

Info from Virginia Zollman Historian, Wilbur B. Zollman:
"The Zollman cemetery is on a substantial hill in the northwest corner of lands which belonged to William Zollman and his wife, Mary Ann Ripley. In the 1800's the land was purchased from his sister, Elizabeth Zollman, and her husband William Cunningham. William Zollman reserved that high land for the burial of the Zollman family and their slaves." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henrich William Zollman (1766 - 1794)
  Mary Bousman Dagger (1762 - 1835)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Anne Ripley Zollman (1788 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  Henry A Zollman (1813 - 1896)*
  Alexander Zollman (1821 - 1882)*
  Adam Zollman (1823 - 1906)*
  Charles Beale D Zollman (1825 - 1883)*
  Madison Zollman (1832 - 1865)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Zollman (1786 - 1834)
  Elizabeth Zolman Cunningham (1790 - 1881)*
  Adam Zollman (1793 - 1853)*
  James Dagger (1805 - 1877)**
  Phebe Dagger McClure (1808 - 1880)**
  Madison Dagger (1809 - 1907)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Zollman Cemetery
Rockbridge County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Marc Geissler
Originally Created by: Jessie Barbour
Record added: Aug 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40602228
William Zollman
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William Zollman
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- Deborah Sigrist
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013
William Zollman was a noted gunsmith in Rockbridge. Photos of his rifles are found in the Rockbridge County Artistans and Craftmen book. This book is available in bookstores in nearby Lexington, Va. He also farmed and ran a mill.
- Diane
 Added: Jul. 9, 2010
 
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