James Tolin

1881–1951 (Age 70)
Estill, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James

When James Tolin was born on 22 January 1881, in Estill, Kentucky, United States, his father, Thomas Strawder Tolin, was 21 and his mother, Cynthia Ann Adams, was 25. He married Mary Alice Lattner on 2 July 1903, in Buchanan, Missouri, United States. He lived in Washington Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 15 April 1951, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Denver, Colorado, United States.

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James Tolin
Mary Alice Lattner
Marriage: 2 July 1903

Spouse & Children

  • Male1881–1951Male

  • Mary Alice Lattner


2 July 1903
Buchanan, Missouri, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Strawder Tolin


  • Cynthia Ann Adams




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

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.
1882 · The Big One

Age 1

On Nov 7 1882, Denver was hit with a 6.6 magnitude earthquake. It was the largest earthquake to hit in the history of Colorado.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

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

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 (3)

  • James W Tolin in household of Thomas S Tolin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James W Tolin in household of Thomas Tolin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James W Tolin in household of Thomas Tolin, "United States Census, 1900"

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