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Jeremiah Bolling Sr. (1782-1852 ) was the son of Benjamin Bolling. Records show that he accompanied Benjamin from Esserville across the mountain to the South Fork of the Pound River to cut a brush pile or two, which was to serve as his improvement, or claim on the land.
Jeremiah was born in the Hillsboro District of Randolph County, N. C. In the 1790 Census Benjamin lived in this area of Randolph Co. with 3 boys under 16 and 5 females.
When Benjamin settled in Wise County about 1791 after he had made this claim about two years earlier, his second wife Charity Larrimore and his son Jeremiah was with him.
Jeremiah returned to North Carolina, where he grew to manhood and married before he returned to his claim on the South Fork of the Pound River. His wife was Sally Ward who is said to have come from the Waxhaws District of South Carolina the same area where Andrew Jackson was born.
Jeremiah gave his children portions of his land. Jeremiah Jr. lived in his old home, later his son , Reuben Bolling occupied the spot where his forefathers had settled.
Family of Jeremiah Bolling Sr. ( 1782-1852 ) and Sally Ward.
Jeremiah Bolling bd. 1782 dd. 1852 | Jonathan Bolling | bd. 1807 | | Daniel Bolling | | bd. 1834 | | Polly Bolling | | bd. 1838 | | John Bolling | | bd. 1842 | | Calib Bolling | | bd. 1842 | | Lavinia Bolling | | bd. 1849 | Jeremiah Jr. Bolling | bd. 26 Dec 1809 | | John D. Bolling | | bd. 1838 | | dd. 1906 | | Alex L. Bolling | | bd. 9 May 1836 | | dd. 4 Mar 1912 | | Reuben Bolling | | bd. 28 Feb 1849 | | dd. 22 Mar 1933 | | Elizabeth Bolling | | bd. 1839 | | Polly Bolling | | bd. 1830 | | dd. 1864 | Ezekiel Bolling | bd. 1815 | dd. 1907 | Hosea Bolling | bd. 25 Nov 1815 | dd. 15 Oct 1910 | Amos Bolling | bd. 18 Jul 1819 | dd. 1889 | James Bolling | bd. 20 Mar 1821 | Sarah Bolling | bd. 1823 | Delaney Bolling | bd. 1825 | Jesse Bolling | bd. 11 Mar 1826 | dd. 21 Mar 1901 | | Dianah Bolling | | bd. 27 Jan 1850 | | dd. 9 Feb 1926 | | Daniel Bolling | | bd. 9 Apr 1851 | | dd. 17 Oct 1921 | | Lucinda Bolling | | bd. 23 Mar 1854 | | dd. 19 Jan 1941 | | Jeremiah Bolling | | bd. 9 Oct 1855 | | dd. 29 Jan 1932 | | William Bolling | | bd. 2 Feb 1857 | | dd. 20 Mar 1953 | | Joseph Bolling | | bd. 24 Nov 1858 | | dd. 5 May 1932 | | Dicy Bolling | | bd. 25 Oct 1860 | | dd. 31 Jul 1898 | | Boyd J Bolling | | bd. 12 Apr 1866 | | dd. 20 Apr 1957 | | James H Bolling | | bd. 1872 | | dd. 1944 | | Samuel Bolling | | bd. 27 Sep 1869 | | dd. 27 Sep 1869 | Edmond Bolling | bd. 1828 | Polly Bolling | bd. 1831 | dd. 1859 | Wesley Bolling | Elizabeth Bolling
Genealogy Source: Bollings by Hattie Bolling