Philip Tonkin

1731–
Paul, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Philip

When Philip Tonkin was born in 1731, in Paul, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, Philip Tonkin, was 32 and his mother, Patience Paul, was 13. He married Eleanor on 8 January 1767, in Paul, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Philip Tonkin
1731–
Eleanor
1734–1775
Marriage: 8 January 1767
Philip Tonkin
1758–1773
John Tonkin
1770–
John Tonkin
1769–
Samuel Tonkin
1773–
Patience Tonkin
1775–

Spouse and Children

    Male1731–Male

    Eleanor

    Female1734–1775Female

MARRIAGE
8 January 1767
Paul, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Philip Tonkin

    Male1758–1773Male

    John Tonkin

    Male1769–Male

    John Tonkin

    Male1770–Male

    Samuel Tonkin

    Male1773–Male

    Patience Tonkin

    Female1775–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Philip Tonkin

    Male1699–1781Male

    Patience Paul

    Female1718–1767Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1731–Male

    Richard Tonkin

    Male1733–Male

    Mary Paul Tonkin

    Female1735–Female

    Margaret Tonkin

    Female1737–Female

    Frank Tonkin

    Male1740–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 70

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 84

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 92

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Philip Tonkin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Phillip Tonkin in entry for Philip Tonkin, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Philip Tonkin in entry for John Tonkin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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