Elias Tingle

Brief Life History of Elias

When Elias Tingle was born in November 1857, in Bridgewater Township, Williams, Ohio, United States, his father, Robert Tingle, was 32 and his mother, Catherine Kime, was 33. He married Wilda Jane Spake on 2 January 1876, in Williams, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died on 14 November 1914, in Superior Township, Williams, Ohio, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Montpelier, Williams, Ohio, United States.

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Elias Tingle
Alice R. Myers
Marriage: 12 September 1886
John Ray Tingle
Getus James Tingle
Lewis Alfred Tingle
Olive O. Tingle
Vivian Laurel Tingle
Mildred Tingle

Sources (42)

  • Elias Tingle, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elias E Teigle, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
  • Elias Tingle, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.


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

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): metonymic occupational name for a maker of nails or pins, or a nickname for a small, thin man, from Middle English tingel, a kind of very small nail (a word of North German origin).

Americanized form of German Dingel or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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