Samuel Tomlinson Cadwallader

12 February 1878–1953 (Age 74)
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Samuel Tomlinson

When Samuel Tomlinson Cadwallader was born on 12 February 1878, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Charles Fell Cadwallader, was 33 and his mother, Adeline Scott Tomlinson, was 30. He lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910. He died in 1953, at the age of 75, and was buried in Doylestown Cemetery, Doylestown, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Charles Fell Cadwallader
Adeline Scott Tomlinson
Warren H. Cadwallader
Adella M. Cadwallader
Samuel Tomlinson Cadwallader
Estella F Cadwallader

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Fell Cadwallader


    Adeline Scott Tomlinson




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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 20

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from a personal name composed of the elements cad ‘battle’ + gwaladr ‘leader’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel T Cadwallader in household of Adaline Cadwallader, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Samuel T Cadwallader in household of Adeline S Cadwallader, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Samuel Tomlinson Cadwallader, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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