| A Woolley family of Mottram.
John Woley had a son, Joseph Woolley, who was baptised on 1 July 1627 in Mottram in Longdendale. He also had a son named Joseph Woolley who was baptised on 7 April 1661 in Mottram in Longdendale. The younger Joseph married Hannah Winterbottom on 23 November 1687 in Mottram in Longdendale and they had two daughters:
Mary Woolley was born on 22 March 1699 in Staley, Mottram. She married James Platt (son of Joshua and Dorothy Platt) on 29 June 1721 at Mottram in Longdendale parish church.
Martha Woolley was born on 17 March 1702 and baptised the same day at Mottram in Longdendale parish church. She married Joshua Platt (son of Joshua & Dorothy Platt) on 14 December 1724 at Mottram in Longdendale parish church.