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1866 Grave of Rev. John Maw Joll CDV Photo, Wainfleet, Lincolnshire UK

#732 Reverend John Joll Genealogy:

The Rev. John Maw Joll was a beloved Wesleyan Methodist Minister in Wainfleet, England. This is a beautiful and rare old memorial photo of his fairly new gravestone, taken soon after his death in 1866. Photo type: Original Vintage Victorian CDV carte de visite Photograph. Photographer: Robinson Photographer, Wainfleet, Lincolnshire County, England. (known as Frederick William Robinson, listed in old directories as a photographer, sign painter, house decorator, and carriage painter, coach painter and builder)

The Gravestone inscription reads:
"In Memoriam. The Rev. John Maw Joll, Wesleyan Minister, Resigned his Commission on earth and went to Heaven February 15, 1866 in the Sixtieth year of his age. and the thirty-fifth of his ministry, in the full triumph of faith, sound in judgement, pure in principal, faithful in the discharge of duty, and content in the love to God and Man. He asked life of thee, and thou gavest it him, even length of days for ever and ever. Psalm 21:4"

Th stone carver artist's name in lower left is inscribed as "Smith of Spilsby." Spilsby is in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, England.

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Rev John Maw Joll 1806-1866 was born in Thetford, Norfolk County, England. He died in Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, England.
His father: Digory Joll 1770-1850
His Mother: Martha Maw 1773-1824
His siblings: 
Elizabeth Joll 1803-1866
Samuel Moll 1806-1881
Matilda Maw Joll 1808-1889
Ann Maw Joll 1812-1871
Mildred Maw Joll 1816-1841
Martha Joll 1818-1882 Ontario, Canada
Richard Joll 1819-1819 died at one month old

His 1st wife:
Catherine Louisa Cliffe 1808-1843, married in 1828 in Newark, Nottinghamshire
Their Children:
John Cliffe Joll 1836–1863
Samuel Joll 1838–1926
Watson Joll 1839–1918
William Henry Joll 1841–1846

His 2nd wife:
Mary Jane Richardson Joll 1820-1895, born in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England and died in Sowerby, Thirsk, Yorkshire County, England, married in 1845.
Her parents were:
George Richardson 1787-1867
Mary Wilson Richardson 1781-1856
Their children:
1. Lucy Jane Joll (1846-1919)
2. Martha Maw Joll (1848-1917)
3. George Richardson Joll (1850-1893) Died in New Zealand
4. Mary Catherine Louisa Joll (1852-1924)
5. Elizabeth Matilda Joll (1854-1922)
6. Annie Wilson Joll (1856-1935)
7. Alfred Edward Joll (1858-1942)
8. Alberta Georgiana Joll (1861-1948) known as Bertha Joll

John Maw Joll England and Wales Census, 1861
County: Lincolnshire
Event Place: Wainfleet All Saints, Lincolnshire, England
Registration District: Spilsby, St John Street
Age: 55
Occupation: Wesleyan Methodist Minister
Household Age Birthplace:
John Maw Joll, Head M age 55, Shelford, Norfolk
Mary Jane Joll, Wife F age 41, Spilsby, Lincolnshire
Lucy Jane Joll, Daughter F age 14, Snaith, Yorkshire
Martha Maw Joll, Daughter F age 13, Barton On Humber, Lincolnshire
Mary Catherine Louisa Joll, Daughter F age 8, Pickering, Yorkshire
Elizabeth Matilda Joll, Daughter F age 7, Guisbrough, Yorkshire
Ann Wilson Joll, Daughter F age 4, Wolsingham, Durham
Alfred Edward Joll, Son M age 2, Spalding, Lincolnshire
Matilda Clark, Teacher F age 22, Norwell, Nottinghamshire
Mary Burnett Servant F age 18, Friskney, Lincolnshire

This surname is also spelled as Jolles, Jolle and Jolley in census records. Reverend Joll was trained as a doctor, surgeon, but can be seen listed in the ministry as early as 1831, when he was age 25. This is a rare, original and beautiful piece. The family and/or congregation would have commissioned this gravesite CDV photo, to be distributed to those that cared for this beloved reverend. It was found in Broadstairs, Kent County, England. 

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy      Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US/UK flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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