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John Michael Tomey
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Birth: Apr. 17, 1834
Augusta County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1919
Morgan County
Indiana, USA

Monroe County Biographical Sketch -
John Michael Tomey, a farmer was born in Augusta county,VA., on April 17, 1834, and is the sixth of twelve children born to Michael and Mary (Lockridge) Tomey,natives of Virginia and of Scottish and German desent.The family came to Indiana in 1835, and settled in Henry county.Three years later they moved to Brown county, and in 1870 came to Marion Twp.,Monroe county ,Indiana and bought the farm on section 15, Where and his family now live.Mr. Tomey remained on the farm until his marriage, March 30, 1856, to Catharine Prickett of Brown county ,Indiana. A native of Ohio.She died July 13,1873 the mother of five children - Josephus, Richard J., Elizabeth E., Mary H., and Julia A., and a member of the Christian church. He married Mary C. Mann on November 16, 1874 of Brown county and a native of Ohio.In July of 1861 he enlisted in Company G, 27th Indiana Volunteer Infantry and was engaged at Winchester,Chancellorsville,Antietam,Gettysburg,second Bull Run, Cedar Mountain,Peachtree Creek and the entire Atlanta campaign including Resaca, where the 27th Indiana captured the colonel and colors of the 38th Alabama.He was mustered out the evening of the fall of Atlanta,GA., September 1864 as Corporal.He has served as a Justice of the peace, is a republican, a Granger,a member of the G.A.R., and the owner of 216 acres of good farm land. 
Family links: 
  Michael Tomey (1801 - 1875)
  Mary Polly Lockridge Tomey (1806 - 1875)
  Mary C. Tomey (1853 - 1926)
  Catherine Mariah Prickett Tomey (1833 - 1873)
  Josephus Tomey (1858 - 1930)*
  Richard Jackson Tomey (1860 - 1933)*
  Elizabeth Ellen Tomey Hartsock (1866 - 1938)*
  Mary Hannah Tomey Johnston (1868 - 1942)*
  Julia Angeline Tomey Whitaker (1870 - 1912)*
  Samuel Lockridge Tomey (1825 - 1916)*
  Sarah Estaline Tomey David (1831 - 1882)*
  John Michael Tomey (1834 - 1919)
  Rachel S. Tomey Thomas (1838 - 1920)*
  Indiana Tomey Hubbard (1842 - 1872)*
  Virginia Tomey Davis (1844 - 1926)*
*Calculated relationship
New South Park Cemetery
Morgan County
Indiana, USA
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Originally Created by: Sharon
Record added: Aug 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74303077
John Michael Tomey
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John Michael Tomey
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In memory of my gg-grandfather John Michael Tomey.
- Janice Bolinger
 Added: Jul. 31, 2014

- Mary Kinney
 Added: Oct. 28, 2011

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