_Jacob SCHOLL _____ _William SCHOLL _______| | |_Jane MORGAN ______ _Peter SCHOLL _| | | ___________________ | |_Leah MORGAN __________| | |___________________ | |--Edward Boone SCHOLL | | _Squire BOONE _____+ | _Edward "Neddy" BOONE _| | | |_Sarah MORGAN _____+ |_Mary BOONE ___| | _Joseph Bryan SR. _+ |_Martha BRYAN _________| |_Hester ___________
"The Boone Family; a Genealogical History"
Hazel Atterbury Spraker
Rutland, VT, 1922
(Reprinted, Genealogical Publishing, Baltimore, MD. 1974)
p137: "Edward B. Scholl (probably). Dr. Draper mentions in his notes that John Scholl was a
brother of E. B. Scholl and son of Peter Scholl and Ed. Boone's dau. (Draper Mss. 2 R 182).
He also mentions Mrs. Norris and Mrs. Mikel as sisters of Ed. B. Boone and granddaughters of
"The Jess M. Thompson Pike County History"
Thompson, Jess M.
Pittsfield, IL; Pike County Historical Society; 1967
Chapters 101-103:"Peter Scholl and Mary Boone had 14 children, namely, William, Martha, John,
Lydia Ann, Joseph, Dudley, Malinda, Jesse Bryan, Peter Morgan, Edward Boone, Dudley (the
second), Mary, Louisa and Charity Scholl. Of these 14 children, 13 grew to maturity. The first
Dudley died in infancy... Most noted historically, of the Scholl family in Pike county was Edward
Boone, known in the early settlement as "Boone" Scholl. This son of Kentucky Peter Scholl and
Mary Boone bore the full name of his grandfather, Edward (Neddie) Boone, who was a brother of
Daniel. He came to Illinois in 1825, settling first in the Sangamo country, in what is now Scott county.
In 1831 he settled at what is now Perry, moving later to the town of Griggsville, where he ended his
days. Boone Scholl was the founder of the present town of Perry... Edward Boone Scholl was born
in Clark county, Kentucky, October 11, 1801, the tenth child and seventh son of Peter Scholl and
Mary Boone. On July 18, 1826 he married Susannah Bentley, who was born in Indiana February 8,
1811, a daughter of Joseph and Sarah Bentley, the former of whom was proprietor of the pioneer
town of Williamsport, on Sandy Creek opposite Meacham's, now Montezuma."
1850 US Federal Census
Township 4 S 3 W, Pike, Illinois
Roll: M432_124; Page: 75; Image: 273.
Edward Boon Scholl, 49; Susannah, 40.
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