Mary “Polly” <I>Wolf or Woolf</I> Mayfield

Mary “Polly” Wolf or Woolf Mayfield

Virginia, USA
Death 18 Dec 1848 (aged 77–78)
Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Science Hill, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 53907156 · View Source
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Daughter of Henry Wolf and Elizabeth (Mitchell) Wolf.

She married 1) John Mayfield, who died in 1813. About 28 July 1830, in Pulaski Co., KY, Polly married John's cousin, the widower Isaac Mayfield, Jr. This marriage evidently did not work out, as he deeded Polly's slaves back to her on 26 Nov 1831, and departed for IN, where he died ca. Apr 1849.

The family story is that she died while sitting on her porch eating an apple. She had been a "pioneer doctor", and descendants have some of her instruments.

See separate memorials for her father (94148401) and her mother (94148401).

Family Members



Mary Wolf
His Wife
Born --- 1770
Died --- 1848
(Shares headstone with husband John Mayfield)




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  • Added: 20 Jun 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 53907156
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary “Polly” Wolf or Woolf Mayfield (1770–18 Dec 1848), Find A Grave Memorial no. 53907156, citing Freedom Cemetery, Science Hill, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Doy G (contributor 47055060) .