Ida Jane Tolin

1898–1978 (Age 79)
Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Ida Jane

When Ida Jane Tolin was born on 28 December 1898, in Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, Joseph Davis Tolin, was 34 and her mother, Mary Alice Thompson, was 43. She married Samuel Richard Oglesby on 31 March 1916, in Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Peoria, Illinois, United States in 1935 and Rock Island, Rock Island Township, Rock Island, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died about 1978, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Ida Jane Tolin
Samuel Richard Oglesby
Marriage: 31 March 1916
Richard Thomas Oglesby
Betty Jean Oglesby

Spouse & Children

31 March 1916
Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1864–1940Male

  • Mary Alice Thompson




  • Male1889–1954Male

  • Charles Lewis Tolin


  • Mattia Tolin


  • Female1898–1978Female

  • Flora A. Tolin


World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 2

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of a Nordic personal name, Tolimer, composed of a hypocoristic form of compound names in Thor- ( see Thor ) + mar ‘famous’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ida J Tolin in household of Joseph Tolin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ida Oglesby in household of Samuel Oglesby, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ida J Oglesby in household of Joseph D Tolin, "United States Census, 1920"

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