Individual Details

Robert Tomlinson

(6 Mar 1793 - 4 Dec 1875)

Robert W. Tomlinson: [1] [4, p 903] [7b, 7c]
- Name: Robert Tomlinson [2] [3] [4, p 866] [5] [6] [7a] [8]

[1] Quaker Record, Bk2932, page 903
[2] Quaker, Ency, Vol. 5, page 434, Tomlinson, Newberry mm, Ohio, Doc5074.pdf
[3] Quaker Ency, Vol. 7, Part 6, Westfield mm, Doc5093.pdf, page 309
[4] Springfield mm, Ency, Vol. 1, Doc5105.pdf, page 866, 903
[5] News Article, Tomlinson Reunion, 100th Anniv, Doc5184.pdf
[6] 1820 US Census, Doc5187.pdf
[7] Quaker Record, Springfield mm, Doc5189.pdf
- a. PDF Page 26, Record Page 434
- b. PDF Page 24, Record Page 427 (Img 110/340)
- c. PDF Page 29, Img 122/340)
[8] Fairfield mm, Marriage Birth and Deaths, White Lick 7 Jan 1827, Doc5215.pdf

Events

Birth6 Mar 1793North Carolina, United States
Marriage27 Sep 1819Randolph County, North Carolina, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)17 Nov 1819Disowned - married out of unity - Springfield MM, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States - Lydia Kellum
Residence (family)Abt 1820Ohio, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)7 Jun 1820Requested to be a Friend - Springfield MM, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)28 Jun 1820rocf Springfield MM, N. C., dtd 1821, 3, 7 - Newberry mm, Clinton County, Ohio, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion5 Jul 1820recrq: received by request - Springfield MM, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States
Census (family)7 Aug 1820Guilford County, North Carolina, United States - Lydia Kellum
Residence (family)Abt 1821on 160 acres bought from the government - Hendricks County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion7 Mar 1821transferred from Springfield, NC to Newberry mm, Ohio - Ohio, United States
Migration (Fam)1822from North Carolina to Hendricks County, Indiana - Lydia Kellum
Religion21 Feb 1822transferred from Newberry to Westgrove (Robert & fam gct West Grove MM, Ind.
Religion (Fam)Mar 1822Robert & w Lydia & s Milton rocf Springfield mm, NC & end by Newberry MM, Ohio - West Grove mm, Wayne County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion14 Oct 1823transferred from Westgrove to White Lick - Morgan County, Indiana, United States
Religion8 Nov 1823Robert & s Milton rocf West Grove mm (rocf: received on certificate form) - White Lick mm - White Lick mm, Morgan County, Indiana, United States
Religion (Fam)From Jul 1826 to 6 Mar 1837Members of - Fairfield mm, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Census (family)1830Hendricks County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Residence (family)1836and left - North Carolina, United States - Lydia Kellum
ResidenceFeb 1837Farm 2 miles NW of Westfield - Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States
Religion (Fam)6 Mar 1837Received certificate to Westfield mm - Fairfield mm, Hendricks County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)6 Apr 1837rocf Fairfield mm - Westfield mm, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Census (family)1840Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)1843Anti-Slavery Controversary - Westfield mm, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Probate-sharedFrom 19 Oct 1843 to 22 Jul 1845(Noah Kellum) Hendricks County, Indiana, United States
Misc.1844Underground Railroad Activity - hid John Rhodes and family in his haystack - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Religion (Fam)11 Apr 1844Robert and Lydia disowned - Westfield mm, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Residence (family)22 Jul 1845Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Signature22 Jul 1845Robert Tomlinson - Hendricks County, Indiana, United States
Misc.1847 or 1849Built a steam sawmill 3 miles north of Westfield. - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Misc.1847built a frame barn - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
OccupationBet 1850 and 1870farmer - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Census (family)1850Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)1850back - Westfield mm, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Religion31 Mar 1859Signed petition forming Chester Friends Church - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Religion26 Oct 1859head of the Chester Meeting along with wife Lydia - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Census (family)1860Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Property (Fam)1866Sec 24, 25, 80 acres - Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Will28 Aug 1867Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Census (family)1870Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Property (Fam)1870Real Estate Value $3000 - Personal $300 - Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Widowed20 Dec 1874Lydia - Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Death4 Dec 1875Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
BurialAft 4 Dec 1875Row 18, Stone 7 - Chester Friends Cemetery, Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Probate3 Jan 1876Hamilton County, Indiana, United States
Research (Fam)23 Apr 1886Robert Tomlinson Homestead burned - Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States - Lydia Kellum
Misc.-shared10 Sep 1927(Esther Tomlinson) Tomlinson Family History Pageant - Esther Tomlinson Homestead, Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States
Misc.30 Jul 1939Tomlinson Family Reunion - home of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Horney, Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States
Web Page (fam)Robert and Lydia Kellum Tomlinson Family Page - Lydia Kellum
Religion (Fam)Monthly Meetings the Family Belonged to - Lydia Kellum
Children (Family)Lydia Kellum
Reference NoID0060
Biography
MilitaryDid not agree with militarism and capital punishment
Misc.station on Underground Railroad - Washington Township, Hamilton, Indiana, United States
Politicswas a Repulican
Politicswas a member of the Anti-Slavery Party
Occupationvarious endeavors
Religiona lifelong member of the Society of Friends
ParentsWilliam Allen Tomlinson and Martha Coppock
FSFT#K2TZ-FWV
Religion-shared(William Tomlinson) Quaker - Springfield MM, Guilford County, North Carolina, United States

Families

SpouseLydia Kellum (1798 - 1874)
ChildMilton Tomlinson (1820 - 1899)
ChildMartha Tomlinson (1823 - 1852)
ChildNoah Tomlinson (1824 - 1918)
ChildAllen Tomlinson (1827 - 1899)
ChildJesse Tomlinson (1829 - 1843)
ChildAsenath Tomlinson (1831 - 1909)
ChildJane Tomlinson (1835 - 1928)
ChildLevi B. Tomlinson (1837 - 1885)
ChildEsther Tomlinson (1841 - 1936)
FatherWilliam Tomlinson (1749 - 1813)
MotherMartha Coppock (1755 - 1844)
SiblingJoseph Tomlinson (1772 - 1820)
SiblingJosiah Tomlinson (1776 - 1779)
SiblingWilliam Tomlinson (1778 - 1780)
SiblingJosiah Tomlinson (1781 - 1843)
SiblingMoses Tomlinson (1783 - 1827)
SiblingElizabeth Tomlinson (1785 - 1860)
SiblingWilliam Tomlinson Jr (1788 - 1808)
SiblingMartha Tomlinson (1790 - 1843)
SiblingZachariah Tomlinson (1795 - 1833)
SiblingAllen Unthank Tomlinson (1802 - 1879)

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