Joseph James Tolin

1882–1957 (Age 75)
Altoona, Blair, Pennsylvania, USA

The Life of Joseph James

When Joseph James Tolin was born on 11 March 1882, his father, Bernard Tolin, was 38 and his mother, Lydia Ann Donahue, was 28. He had at least 2 sons with Catherine Regina Tobin. He died on 7 November 1957, in Bellefonte, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Joseph James Tolin
Catherine Regina Tobin
Paul Thomas Tolin
James Bernard Tolin

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Bernard Tolin


  • Lydia Ann Donahue




World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 20

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

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 (2)

  • Joseph J Tolin in entry for Paul Thomas Tolin, "Ohio, Crawford County Obituaries, 1860-2004"
  • Mr Joseph J Tolin in entry for Mr Paul Thomas Tolin, "Ohio, Crawford County Obituaries, 1860-2004"

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