John Logan Tolin

1886–1966 (Age 80)
Soldier, Soldier Township, Jackson, Kansas, United States

The Life of John Logan

When John Logan Tolin was born on 2 February 1886, in Soldier, Soldier Township, Jackson, Kansas, United States, his father, James Thomas Tolin, was 29 and his mother, Ella Myrinda Henry, was 25. He married Ethel Anna Jackman on 2 March 1910, in Circleville, Jackson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Jackson, Decatur, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Kansas, United States in 1905. He died on 2 August 1966, in Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Soldier Cemetery, Soldier, Soldier Township, Jackson, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Logan Tolin
Ethel Anna Jackman
Marriage: 2 March 1910
Lyle Layton Tolin
James Worth Tolin

Spouse & Children

2 March 1910
Circleville, Jackson, Kansas, United States


  • Lyle Layton Tolin


  • James Worth Tolin


Parents & Siblings

  • James Thomas Tolin


  • Ella Myrinda Henry




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 21

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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)

  • Logan Tolin, "Kansas State Census, 1905"
  • John L Tolin, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Logan Tolin in household of James Tolin, "Kansas State Census, 1895"

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