Mary Elizabeth Mikell

24 April 1851–13 May 1926 (Age 75)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Mikell was born on 24 April 1851, in Georgia, United States, her father, George Mikell, was 35 and her mother, Rachel Roberts, was 26. She married Samuel Tomlinson Sr. on 15 February 1872, in Clinch, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lowndes, Georgia, United States in 1860 and District 1219, Clinch, Georgia, United States in 1870. She died on 13 May 1926, in Stockton, Lanier, Georgia, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Wayfare Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Douglas, Coffee, Georgia, United States.

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Samuel Tomlinson Sr.
Mary Elizabeth Mikell
Marriage: 15 February 1872
Lucius D Tomlinson
George Washington Tomlinson
Perlie Tomlinson
John F. Tomlinson
Harris Greeley Tomlinson
Bartow R. Tomlinson
Effie Tomlinson
Coley Leon Tomlinson
Ruby Tomlinson
Samuel Tomlinson Jr.

Spouse and Children

15 February 1872
Clinch, Georgia, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Mikell


    Rachel Roberts




    John A. Mikell


    Sara Mikell



World Events (8)


Age 10

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 21

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Mikel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Mikel in household of Geo Mikel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary E Mikel in household of George Mikel, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elisabeth Tomlinson in household of Samuel Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1880"

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