Thomas Newton Milburn

Male12 April 1814–12 April 1887

Brief Life History of Thomas Newton

When Thomas Newton Milburn was born on 12 April 1814, in Gibson, Indiana, United States, his father, Robert Milburn, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Agnes Archer, was 23. He married Adelia Murphey on 6 May 1841, in Floyd, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Patoka, White River Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Princeton, Patoka Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States in 1880. He died on 12 April 1887, in Wyandotte Township, Wyandotte, Kansas, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Warnock Cemetery, Princeton, Patoka Township, Gibson, Indiana, United States.

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Thomas Newton Milburn
Adelia Murphey
Marriage: 6 May 1841
William L Milburn
John Samuel Milburn
Elizabeth Charlotte Milburn
James Milburn
Laura Milburn

Sources (16)

  • T N Milburn, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Newton Milburn - Individual or family possessions: birth: 12 April 1814; Gibson, Indiana, United States
  • Thos N Milburn, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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  • Marriage
    6 May 1841Floyd, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Indiana is the 19th state.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 5

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 22

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northumberland, Cumberland and Durham): habitational name from any of the places in Westmorland, Northumberland, Somerset, Dorset or Wiltshire, all derived from Old English myln ‘mill’ + burna ‘spring, stream’. There has been some confusion with Melbourne .

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

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