Roy Lonzo Tomlinson

1878–1955 (Age 77)
Jay, Indiana, United States

The Life of Roy Lonzo

When Roy Lonzo Tomlinson was born on 18 May 1878, in Jay, Indiana, United States, his father, Nathan Wilson Tomlinson, was 32 and his mother, Lovina Jane Tuttle, was 28. He married Elizabeth Ellen Henizer on 31 December 1899, in Jay, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Noble, Jay, Indiana, United States in 1930 and Noble Township, Jay, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 7 July 1955, in Jay, Indiana, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Tomlinson Cemetery, Monroe Township, Delaware, Indiana, United States.

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Roy Lonzo Tomlinson
Elizabeth Ellen Henizer
Marriage: 31 December 1899
Edna Susannah TOMLINSON
Clarence Orville TOMLINSON
Florence Esther TOMLINSON
Harry F Tomlison
Laurence E Tomlinson
Nellie May Tomlinson
Harold Glen Tomlinson

Spouse & Children

31 December 1899
Jay, Indiana, United States


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Mary Samantha Tomlinson


  • Male1870–1944Male

  • Marion Sanford Tomlinson


  • Martha Ann Tomlinson


  • John Elzie TOMLINSON


+6 More Children

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.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Roy L Tomilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Roy L Tomlinson in household of Susana Henizer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Roy L Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1930"

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