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NameJohn Jolly
DenominationDissenter - Presbyterian
Livedb. ca. 1660-01-01 - d. ca. 1725-06-29 (old)
Linked Manuscripts
Linked SermonsSermon on Jeremiah 50:5 -- preacher (autograph: no)Sermon on Jeremiah 8:7 -- preacher (autograph: no)
Linked Reports
Associated PlacesNewton-in-Bowland -- ParishWymondhouses -- ParishRichard Frankland's Academy, Attercliffe -- Place of Study
Source of DataCatherine Evans
Biographical Sources ConsultedODNB (Article: 14974 [Article for his father, also named John Jollie / Jolly [ca. 1640-1682); SI (ID: 15865)
Other NoteStudied at Richard Frankland's Academy beginning in 1687. Sources differ on when he was ordained: it was either 1696 or 1698. After his ordination, he preached at Newton-in-Bowland, Lancashire. He was assistant at Wymondhouses in Altham, Lancashire and later became minister there in 1702, upon the death of his uncle, Thomas Jollie, who held the position before him. John Jolly died on 29 June 1725.
GEMMS record createdFebruary 19, 2018
GEMMS record last editedJune 12, 2022