George Toyne

1835–1911 (Age 76)
Willoughton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Toyne was born on 3 June 1835, in Willoughton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Toyne, was 34 and his mother, Ann Robinson, was 31. He married Rebecca Jane Bolton on 28 March 1861, in Cedar, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sugar Creek Township, Cedar, Iowa, United States in 1870 and Jasper Township, Carroll, Iowa, United States in 1885. He registered for military service in 1861. He died on 25 June 1911, in Carroll, Iowa, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in West Lawn Cemetery, Glidden Township, Carroll, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Toyne
1835–1911
Rebecca Jane Bolton
1842–1871
Marriage: 28 March 1861
Myra Ann Toyne
1862–1945
George William Toyne
1866–1946
Thomas Franklin Toyne
1867–1939
Mary Jane Toyne
1869–1955
Eva Luthera Toyne
1870–1935
Rebecca E Toyne
1871–1871
George William Toyne
1878–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 March 1861
Cedar, Iowa, United States
children

(7)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

  • Elijah Toyne

    Male1826–1860Male

  • Robinson Toyne

    Male1828–1900Male

  • John Toyne

    Male1831–1913Male

  • Rebecca Toyne

    Female1833–1917Female

  • Male1835–1911Male

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 11

Iowa is the 29th state.
1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 22

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • George Toyne, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Toyne, "Iowa State Census, 1885"
  • George Toyne, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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