Cornelia Adelia Schmidt

1 September 1861–27 April 1914 (Age 52)
Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb, Illinois, United States

The Life of Cornelia Adelia

When Cornelia Adelia Schmidt was born on 1 September 1861, in Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb, Illinois, United States, her father, Alexander Otto Robert Schmidt, was 30 and her mother, Franziska Augusta Keen, was 21. She married James Edward Tomlin on 1 March 1886, in Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 27 April 1914, in Magna, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Edward Tomlin
1860–1919
Cornelia Adelia Schmidt
1861–1914
Marriage: 1 March 1886
Raymond Tomlin
1886–1887
Mabel Tomlin
1887–1887
Baby Tomlin
1888–1888
Baby Tomlin
1888–1888
Herbert Faye Tomlin
1888–1938
James Edward Tomlin
1891–1960

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 March 1886
Sandwich, DeKalb, Illinois, United States
children

(6)

    Raymond Tomlin

    Male1886–1887Male

    Mabel Tomlin

    Female1887–1887Female

    Baby Tomlin

    Female1888–1888Female

    Baby Tomlin

    Female1888–1888Female

    Herbert Faye Tomlin

    Male1888–1938Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1871

Age 10

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 15

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German smit, German Schmied ‘blacksmith’. The German surname is found in many other parts of Europe, from Slovenia to Sweden.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Robinson in household of Frank Robinson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nellie Robinson in household of Frank H Robinson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nellie Robinson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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