Esther Tomlinson

Esther Tomlinson

Birth
Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Death 14 Jul 1936 (aged 94)
Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Westfield, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA
Plot Row 8 Gs 6
Memorial ID 14336596 · View Source
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DEATH OF MISS TOMLINSON AT THE AGE OF 95
Passed Away at Her Home in Vicinity of Westfield
FUNERAL RITES THURSDAY, 10 A. M.
Member of Widely Known Family of Washington Township
Miss Esther Tomlinson, aged ninety-five one of he oldest women in the western part of the county and a member of the widely known Tomlinson family in the Westfield community, died at 3 o'clock, Tuesday afternoon at her home two and a half miles northwest of Westfield. Death was due to the many complications the result of the infirmities of age. The end is said to have been hastened by intense heat of the last few days. The funeral will be held at the family residence at 10
Photo (Caption: Miss Esther Tomlinson)
o'clock, Thursday morning, and the internment will take place in the Chester cemetery on the Range Line road, two miles north of Westfield.
For some time Charles McGuire and family have been living in the home of Miss Tomlinson and caring for her. She was always a resident of he community north of Westfield. The nearest relatives who survive are four nephews an two nieces. They are Robert Tomlinson of Sheridan; Asher Tomlinson of Westfield; Findley Tomlinson of Westfield; Dr. C. H. Tomlinson of Cicero; Mrs Wallace Babar of Washington Township, and Mrs Seth Hinshaw of Sheridan
The Tomlinson family of this county traces its ancestry back to William Tomlinson, a native of Ireland who emigrate to this country the latter part of the eighteenth century and settled in Guilford county, North Carolina, while the Indians were still living there in large numbers. He married Martha Kopick, a native of North Carolina and reared a large family, four sons growing to maturity. Of these four children Robert became the progenitor of the branch of the family represented in Hamilton county by E. B. Tomlinson. Robert was the father of Esther. Among the brothers and sisters of he deceased, all of whom were active in the affairs of Washington township many years ago, were Milton, Martha, Noah, Allan, Jessie, Asenath, Jane and Levi. All of them had birthrights in the Friends church and they made up one of the most highly respected families in the county.
(Source: Noblesville Ledger, 15 July 1936, page 6)


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Esther
Tomlinson
1841 --- 1936
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Jane T. Doan
1835 --- 1928

Gravesite Details Jane T. Doan also on the stone is Esther's sister

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  • Maintained by: RobbHaas
  • Originally Created by: SunCacher
  • Added: 20 May 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14336596
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Esther Tomlinson (3 Oct 1841–14 Jul 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14336596, citing Chester Friends Cemetery, Westfield, Hamilton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by RobbHaas (contributor 47499592) .