Thomas R Collingsworth

Male20 December 1861–14 August 1936

Brief Life History of Thomas R

When Thomas R Collingsworth was born on 20 December 1861, in Floyd, Kentucky, United States, his father, Thomas Collingsworth, was 36 and his mother, Artimissa F. Burchett, was 35. He married Matilda Lowder in 1884, in Greenup, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Vernon Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Porter, Scioto, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 14 August 1936, in Wheelersburg, Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Granny Thomas Cemetery, Tygarts Valley, Greenup, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas R Collingsworth
Matilda Lowder
Marriage: 1884
Bertha Collingsworth
Myrtle Collingsworth
Albert Collinsworth
Rhuhama Collingsworth
Rozetta Collingsworth
Artie Collinsworth
Charles Walter Collingsworth
Elizabeth Collinsworth
Lillie Collingsworth
Delila Collingsworth
Harrison Collingsworth
Bessie Collingsworth
LeRoy Collingsworth

Sources (19)

  • Thomas Collensworth in household of Henry Collensworth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Collinsworth - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Thomas Collinsworth
  • Thomas Collinsworth, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1884Greenup, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Perryville

    Age 1

    On October 8, 1862, the Battle of Perryville took place between the Army of Ohio and the Army of Mississippi. It was the bloodiest battle on Kentucky soil. The Union lost around four thousand people and the Confederates lost around three thousand people. This was about one fifth of those that fought.


    Age 2

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

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 20

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Collingwood 3. This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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