Family: Johann Jacob "John, Jake" Folk/ (F2082449755)

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  • Father | Male
    Johann Jacob "John, Jake" Folk, Sr, Jr

    Born  24 Dec 1772  Pomaria, Newberry Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Nov 1845  Colleton Dist, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Wesley Chapel United Meth Ch Cem, Ehrhardt, Colleton Co, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  1797  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14]  Barnwell Dist, South Carolina, USA  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Johann Jacob "John" Folk | F2082449756 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Elizabeth Catharina "Catherine" Epting | F2082449756 Group Sheet 

  • Notes  Children:
    • 12 Below Plus: Henry, Anna Kath, Eva Marg, Susannah, Wm, Eve
    • 12 Children.
      1) "Mary Elizabeth was married to Jacob Folk, b. 1772, by whom she had twelve children." Source: Henry Wm C Folk - by Folk - Anonymous #1.
      2) "In 1800 he had 2 children and 3 slaves." Source: Folk, Johann Jacob Desc by David Peeples.
      3) "...Jake & Lizzie had 12 children." Source: Peeples Input by Rev Dr Robert E H Peeples Ltr 5 May 2001.
      4) "Jacob and Mary elizabeth had...twelve children" Source: "Descendants of Jacob Folk" Sep 2001 by Frank, Perry, Mike & James Folk.
      5) "Mary Elizabeth ... m 1797, Jacob Folk..., and became the other of twelve Folk children". Source, "Hiers Family Genealogy".
      6) "Issue:12, Below Plus: Henry, Anna Kath, Eva Marg, Susannah, Wm, Eve". Source: Rentz by Pike Thomas Gedcom Import 10Jun03.

    Alt Marriage:
    • 1) "Married Mary Elizabeth Howard in 1797." Source:
      2) Source: Ancestors of Laura Catherine Folk - by Pike Thomas states:
      a) "He married Mary Elizabeth Howard 1797 and cites in issue: 12: Jacob/Levi (Source: Dee Ann L Price (comp), Barnwell Co Marriages Early to 1911, (Kennewick WA, 1992, p31).
      b) "She marriedJacob/John Adam Folk 1797 in issue:12:Jacob/Levi."
      3) "1797." Sources:
      a) Peeples, Rev Dr Robert E H Ltr 7 Jul 2001.
      b) Cath Eliz Epting & Johann Peter Stockman.
      c) Folk, Johann Jacob Desc by David Peeples.
      4) "In 1797 he married Mary elizabeth Howard (4/11/1780 - 2/18/1839), daughter of Samuel Howard who came from Maryland/Virginia to Barnwell/Colleton County, S.C..." Source: "Descendants of Jacob Folk" Sep 2001 by Frank, Perry, Mike & James Folk.
      5) "Mary Elizabeth ... m 1797, Jacob Folk (b 24 December, 1772, and d 10 November, 1844; son of Jacob and Catherine Epting Folk)". "Hiers Family Genealogy".

    Land, Property:
    • 1) "Jacob Folk and wife, Mary, of Orangeburg Dist. sold land on Cannons Cr. in 1798 (Nby Deeds F-143)." Source: Folk, Laura Catherine Anc by Pike Thomas.

      2) "Jacob [and Mary Elizabeth] settled on his father-in-law's land near where present day Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell and colleton counties join on the Salkehatchie River." Source: Folk, Johann Jacob Desc by David Peeples.

  • Sources 
    1. [S583281336] Barnwell Co Marriages Early to 1911, Dee Ann L Price (comp), (Kennewick WA, 1992), p31 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S583282338] "Folks in America 1740-1967" by Bamburg Press, Author Unlisted (reportedly Joseph Earl Steadman), (Bamberg Herald Print (no publication date, no author listed, no copyright date).).

    3. [S583280562] Rentz by Pike Thomas Gedcom Import 10Jun03, (Pike Thomas, email: pthomas @shreve.net , url: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SRCH&db=:2528800&surname=A).

    4. [S583282364] Epting Family by Rick Epting, Rick Epting, epting_family@yahoo.com, (by Rick Epting, epting_family@yahoo.com, Title: Epting Family, Descendents and Ancestry of Johann Adam Epting, Based on Epting and Epton Families of South Carolina by Ted Epton. url: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=epting).
      Date of Import: Jan 25, 2001

    5. [S583282364] Epting Family by Rick Epting, Rick Epting, epting_family@yahoo.com, (by Rick Epting, epting_family@yahoo.com, Title: Epting Family, Descendents and Ancestry of Johann Adam Epting, Based on Epting and Epton Families of South Carolina by Ted Epton. url: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=epting).

    6. [S583282365] Peeples, Rev Dr Robert E H Ltr 7 Jul 2001, Rev Dr Robert E H Peeples, 8 Moon Shell Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928-5444, (Original letter dated 7 Jul 2001 on hand with Family Tree Compiler, George Stephen Mears, 6014 N Jornada Rd, Las Cruces, NM 88012, smears@zianet.com).

    7. [S583282369] Ramsey Family Connections by Carolyn R Ramsey, (moe@lowcountry.com Rootsweb World Connect Project: http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=carolyn4548&id=I10496).

    8. [S583282366] Epting, Catherine Elizabeth & Johann P Stockman by Stockman Fam Newsletter, (http://www.zianet.com/stockman_allen/PeteSC.html).

    9. [S583282367] Folk, Henry William Capers Desc by Folk-Anonymous #1, Prefers to Remain Anonymous.

    10. [S583282348] Folk, Johann Jacob Desc by David Peeples, David Peeples, DavidPeeples@aol.com, (Copy, received Aug 2001, on hand with Family Tree Compiler).

    11. [S583282337] "Desc of Jacob Folk" by Frank/Perry/Mike/James Folk, Perry Folk, 6 Inglewood Drive, Greenville, SC 29609, earle234@aol.com, (Published Sep 2001 (if some entries are dated before Sep 2001, I received an advance draft of several "Mears" pages from the book a few months before it was published - Steve Mears, Family Tree Compiler)).

    12. [S583282361] "Hiers Family Genealogy".

    13. [S583282370] Howard, John family by Sheree Robinette, (HOWARD FAMILY ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER #225 November 6, 1998 url: http://www.howard-concepts.com/HFEN/225.html Sheree Robinette < srobine1@tampabay.rr.com > Also Email: From: Sheree Robinette [mailto:srobine1@tampabay.rr.com] Sent: Saturday, April 19, 2003 9:19 AM To: 'Mears Genealogy' Subject: RE: Howard, John b1738 line Howard, John b1738 line).

    14. [S583282638] "A Hist of Epting & Epton Families of SC" by Theodore Epton, ("The Epting-Epton Family" Dec 1990, Second Revision. 1st Edit copyright 1977, 1st distributed Dec 1979, 1st Rev Aug 1982, 2nd Rev Dec 1990.).