Matilda May Toney

1878–1951 (Age 73)
Andover, Harrison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Matilda May

When Matilda May Toney was born on 4 July 1878, in Andover, Harrison, Missouri, United States, her father, William Anderson Toney, was 27 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Seymour, was 25. She married James William M Barth on 5 October 1901, in Lamoni, Decatur, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Monroe Township, Andrew, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Rochester Township, Andrew, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 29 November 1951, in Center Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Andrew, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Matilda May Toney
James William M Barth
Marriage: 5 October 1901
Pearl Barth
Nina Barth
Rosa Barth
Mark Barth
Park Barth
Wayne Barth
Vivian Lucille Barth

Spouse & Children

  • Female1878–1951Female

  • James William M Barth


5 October 1901
Lamoni, Decatur, Iowa, United States


  • Pearl Barth


  • Nina Barth


  • Rosa Barth


  • Male1909–1974Male

  • Park Barth


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Anderson Toney


  • Mary Elizabeth Seymour




  • Susannah Toney


  • Female1878–1951Female

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: from the medieval personal name Ton(e)y, a reduced form of Anthony .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Tilda Barth in household of Park Barth, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Tilda Toney in household of Isaiah Seymour, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Matilda Toney in household of Wm R, "United States Census, 1880"

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