Archealous Craft Webb
and Nancy Craft
Archaelous Craft Webb b 1844 Letcher Co KY d 22 Jun 1895 Floyd Co KY; buried Bottom Fork, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; s/o Jason Lewis Webb and Elizabeth Craft. Archaelous Craft Webb m. 28 Nov 1865 Letcher Co KY to Nancy Craft b 27 Feb 1848 Letcher Co KY d 19 Feb 1915 Letcher Co KY; buried Bottom Fork, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; d/o Henry Craft and Elizabeth Betsy Williams. Children of Archaelous Craft Webb and Nancy Craft;
1. Jason L Webb b 21 Oct 1866 d 10 Mar 1951; age 84; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; m. Elizabeth Kincer b 26 Nov 1872 Letcher Co KY d 30 Aug 1943; age 70; Haymond, Letcher Co KY; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; d/o Robert Kincer and Mary Webb.
2. Elizabeth Webb b 8 Apr 1869 d 7 Apr 1934; age 64; buried Mt Zion Cemetery, Pound, Wise Co VA; m. James Robert Short b 31 Oct 1868 d 22 Mar 1948; age 79; buried Mt Zion Cemetery, Pound, Wise Co VA.
3. Shadrick Shady Webb b 31 May 1872 d 2 Mar 1948; age 75; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; m. Louisa Kincer b 12 Sept 1876 d 8 Jun 1966; age 89; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; d/o William Kincer and Elizabeth Adams.
4. John Henry James Webb b 13 Apr 1878 Letcher Co KY d 21 Sept 1949; age 71; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; m. Purthiah Jane Webb b 29 Apr 1876 Letcher Co KY d 14 Jun 1957; age 81; Mayking, Letcher Co KY; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; d/o Benjamin R Webb and Eleanor Pace. Purthiah Jane Webb m. 12 Sept 1893 Letcher Co KY to Archelius Cheed Bolling b 6 Feb 1872 VA d 25 Dec 1897 Wise Co VA; age 25; buried Jeremiah Bolling Cemetery, Pound, Wise Co VA; s/o John Daniel Bolling and Melvina Jane Craft.
5. Archie C Webb b 18 Mar 1884 d 18 Mar 1970; age 86; buried Maple Hill Cemetery, Portland, Sumner Co TN; m. Mattie Kincer b 21 Oct 1886 d 6 Aug 1953; age 66; buried Maple Hill Cemetery, Portland, Sumner Co TN
6. Ellen Webb b 18 Mar 1884 d 25 May 1967 Norton, Wise Co VA; age 83; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY; m. Robert Bob Polly b 15 Apr 1884 d 4 Nov 1932; age 48; buried Webb Cemetery, Mayking, Letcher Co KY..
Obituary: Ellen Webb Polly
18 Mar 1884 - 25 May 1967
The obituary of Ellen (Webb) Polly as published in the June 1, 1967, issue of The Mountain Eagle: Mrs. Ellen Webb Polly Succumbs. Funeral services for Mrs. Ellen Webb Polly, 83, widow of Bob Polly, were held May 28 at the Thornton Regular Baptist Church in Mayking. Ministers were Elders Bill Sparks, Ismay Sparks, Basil Hall and Ray Collins.
Burial was in the Webb Cemetery at Mayking.
Mrs. Polly died May 25 at the Norton Community Hospital in Norton, Va., after a long illness.
She was a daughter of the late Archie and Nannie Craft Webb. She was a member of the Thornton Regular Baptist Church.
Surviving are four sons, Carl Polly, Brooklyn, N. Y.; Add Polly and Curtis Polly, both of Mayking, and Wiley Polly, Payne Gap; four daughters, Mrs. Nannie Cook, Kona; Mrs. Ida Belle Llndley, Brooklyn, N. Y.; Mrs. Ritter Cook, Norton, Va., and Mrs. Ruth Brown, Whitesburg; a brother, Archie Webb, Portland, Tenn,; a sister, Liza Jane Sexton, Detroit, Mich.; 37 grandchildren and 49 great-grandchildren.
Blair Funeral Home had charge of funeral arrangements.
More: Archelius Cheed Bolling
6 Feb 1872 - 25 Dec 1897
Archelius Cheed Bolling, the son of John Daniel Bolling and Melvina Jane (Craft) Bolling, married Purthiah Jane Webb, daughter of Benjamin B. Webb, on 12 September 1893 in Letcher County, Kentucky. They had the following children: Oliver and Alvin Bolling.
This is an excerpt from Family Burying Grounds in Wise County, Virginia, by James Taylor Adams, p. 36:
"Cheed Bolling was a son of Needlehead John and Melvina (Craft) Bolling. He was shot and killed by W. Wright on Christmas night, 1897, in the road opposite the mouth of Critical Creek on the Beaver Dam Fork of Guests River."