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Pvt Joseph Scholl
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Birth: 1755
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: 1828
Clark County
Kentucky, USA

Born at "Page [Page County]" {LDS Records}
Married 1785 Clark County Ky
Must have died by 1828 as court ordered appraisal for probate as early as 1828; also, appraisal conducted Feb 4 1830; completed and presented to court 20 Feb 1830

He was a veteran of the Revolutionary War (DAR Ancestor #A100971)
"Service: VIRGINIA
Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: (CIRCA) 1755 SHENANDOAH VALLEY VIRGINIA
Death: (ANTE) 1- -1830 CLARK CO KENTUCKY
Service Source: REGISTER OF THE KY HIST SOC, VOL 47, PP 247-8
Service Description: AT THE BATTLE OF BLUE LICKS"

"Joseph Scholl was born in 1755, son of William and Leah Morgan Scholl, in Page County, Shenandoah Valley, Virginia1.

The Scholls arrived at Boonesborough on December 25, 1779 and moved on to Boone's Station that same day. Joseph was with his father, brothers (Peter and Abraham) and Daniel Boone at the Battle of the Blue Licks (August 1782).

He, with his family, settled at Boone's Station along with the Daniel, Samuel, and Edward Boone families, and the William Hays family. In the fall of 1784, Daniel Boone and his sons-in-law, William Hays and Joseph Scholl moved from Boone's Station and settled about five miles away on Marble Creek north of the Kentucky River3.

Prior to the fall of 1784 while still in Clark County, Joseph had married Levina Boone, daughter of the famous pioneer, Daniel and Rebecca Bryan Boone. They had the following children4,5:

*Septimus, born November 21, 1789, died 1849, who married Sally Miller
*Jesse Boone Scholl, born October 17, 1791, died August 1, 1841, who married Elizabeth Miller [believe Jesse born in 1788]
*Marcia, Nov 1791-1814, who married James Holliday
*Leah, 1795-1877, who married John Newman/Newnam
Marcus, 1798-1868, married Mary Ann Haggard
*Selah (Celia, Cely), 1795- [1794-1835], who married [Richard] Evans
Daniel Boone, 1799-
*Joseph Scholl II, born June 15, 1800, died May 10, 1884, who married Rebecca Van Meter Miller and Eliza Ann Broughton"

REF: Trumbold families
*Identified in findagrave

The Pike County History6, gives the following account of Joseph's home in Clark County:
"In 1792 (the year that Kentucky became a state), Joseph and his brothers (Peter and Abraham) established themselves on a 1400-acre tract that had been preempted by Daniel Boone about ten miles east of present Winchester in present Clark County, Kentucky, and about 15 northeast of Boonesborough. Here the three Scholls established the station of Schollsville, site of the present railroad station of Hedges, which stands near the center of the old Boone-Scholl tract. This land was settled and preempted by Daniel Boone, who afterward assigned it to William Scholl. William intended it for his three sons, Peter, Abraham and Joseph, but made no legal transfer and died without a will, and the rest of his children brought suit for an equal partitioning of this land and won. The land was divided among the heirs of William Scholl by an order of the court. Abraham, Peter and Joseph then bought out the other heirs and continued in possession of Schollsville."

"Schollsville Station was never attacked but was threatened in 1793. The Scholls were warned and all the men nearby came into the fort to defend it. The Indians suddenly turned east and attacked Morgan's Station and captured or killed all the inmates excepting an old Negro who saw a crow light on the barn and regarded it as an evil omen and he made his way out of the fort and escaped."


RE: Will and probate -
1830 Jan Clark County, Kentucky, USA
"appraisers appointed to appraise Joseph Scholl estate, Jan Court 1830".

1828 Joseph Scholl (inventory) Book 7 page 232


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Scholl (1731 - 1797)
  Leah Morgan Scholl (1731 - 1798)
 
 Spouse:
  Levina Boone Scholl (1766 - 1802)*
 
 Children:
  Selah Scholl Evans (1784 - 1835)*
  Septimus Boone Scholl (1789 - 1849)*
  Jesse Boone Scholl (1791 - 1841)*
  Marcia Scholl Holliday (1791 - 1814)*
  Leah Scholl Newnam (1795 - 1877)*
  Joseph Scholl (1800 - 1884)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter Scholl (1754 - 1821)*
  Joseph Scholl (1755 - 1828)
  Abraham Scholl (1765 - 1851)*
  Rachel Scholl Denton (1773 - 1846)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Scholl Graveyard
Schollsville
Clark County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: janicet
Originally Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48784916
 

Rest in peace husband of my 2nd cousin 7x removed.
- Patricia Williams Curry
 Added: Jun. 20, 2014

- Evette Dingle-Smith
 Added: Mar. 19, 2014
In honor of my 5th great grandfather and his service in the Revolutionary War
- janicet
 Added: Nov. 30, 2013
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