Anderson Tinker


Brief Life History of Anderson

When Anderson Tinker was born in 1848, in Crawford, Missouri, United States, his father, Harrison Tinker, was 27 and his mother, Mary Harper Turnbough, was 18. He married Christiana Capps about 1873, in Osage Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States. He lived in Osage Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Breton Township, Washington, Missouri, United States in 1870.

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Anderson Tinker
Christiana Capps
Marriage: about 1873

Sources (5)

  • Anderson Tinker, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David Anderson Tinker, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Anderson Tinker in household of Harrison Tinker, "United States Census, 1860"

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  • Marriage
    about 1873Osage Township, Crawford, Missouri, United States
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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 15

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

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 15

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 33

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Yorkshire): occupational name for a mender of potsand pans, Middle English tink(l)er (of uncertainetymology).

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

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