John Tomlinson

about 1802–after 1834 (Age 32)
Montgomery, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John

When John Tomlinson was born about 1802, in Montgomery, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Eppes Tomlinson, was 35 and his mother, Mary Davis, was 31. He married Mary or Mrs. John Tomlinson about 1820, in United States. He died after 1834, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 33.

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John Tomlinson
Mary or Mrs. John Tomlinson
Marriage: about 1820

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    Mary or Mrs. John Tomlinson


about 1820
United States

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World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

Age 10

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

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

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