The Wolfcales are believed to have migrated from Baden Baden and settled in Loudon County, Virginia, near Hillsboro, shortly before the Revolution. In 1804 John and Agnes (Kunders) Wolfcale relocated to Mahoning County (then part of Trumbull County) Ohio near Austintown and are buried there in the Cornersburg Cemetery.

John (the immigrant) (ca. 1754-1855) m. Agnes Kunders (ca. 1781-1826)
John (d. March 12, 1851) m. 1) Belinda Ashton; 2) Susan Miller