Joseph Tomlinson

12 September 1703–1 April 1785 (Age 81)
Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Tomlinson was born on 12 September 1703, in Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Richard Tomlinson, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Buzby, was 25. He had at least 3 sons and 4 daughters with Mary Merrick. He died on 1 April 1785, in Makefield, Lower Makefield Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Tomlinson
1703–1785
Mary Merrick
1705–1760
Mary Tomlinson
1724–1785
Joseph Tomlinson
1726–1751
Sarah Tomlinson
1726–1754
Ellenor Tomlinson
1727–1814
John Amos Tomlinson
1730–1782
Richard Tomlinson
1734–1802
Hannah Tomlinson
1741–1765

Spouse and Children

    Male1703–1785Male

    Mary Merrick

    Female1705–1760Female

children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Tomlinson

    Male1670–1716Male

    Sarah Buzby

    Female1678–1745Female

siblings

(8)

    Richard Tomlinson

    Male1698–1745Male

    William Tomlinson

    Male1700–Male

    Male1703–1785Male

    Female1705–1753Female

    James Tomlinson

    Male1707–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (2)

1776

Age 73

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 73

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Tomlinson Will 1 April 1785

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