Person:James Tolle (1)

m. 15 Mar 1855
  1. James Alexander Tolle1855 - 1914
  2. Mary Ann Tolle1857 - 1858
  3. Amanda Ellen Tolle1859 - 1944
  4. Robert S. Tolle1862 - 1915
  5. Susan J. Tolle1864 - 1870
  6. Lucinda Angeline Tolle1869 - 1947
  7. Jasper Newton Tolle1875 - 1960
  8. Edna Olive Tolle1877 - 1964
  9. Lena Maud Tolle1881 - 1887
  • HJames Alexander Tolle1855 - 1914
  • WLovie J. TolleAbt 1864 - 1956
m. 2 Apr 1884
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3] James Alexander Tolle
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][5] 21 Dec 1855 Barren co., Kentucky, United StatesJames Alexander was born to William A. Tolle and Frances A. Matthews of Barren Co.
Census[4] 1 Jun 1870 Solomon twp., Saline co., Kansas, United States(in the Salina postal area)
James Towle was residing with [his father] William A. Towle (occ. farmer), [mother] Frances A. Towle, [siblings] Amanda E. Towle, Robert S. Towle, Lucinda A. Towle, [uncle] James P. Towle (occ. farm labourer), and [aunt] Lucinda O. “Mathers” [actually “Matthews”] (occ. domestic servant). (No relationships are recorded in this census.) It was recorded that James attended school.
Marriage License 31 Mar 1884 McPherson co., Kansas, United StatesA license was issued by Probate Judge C. O. Spencer for James A. Tolle, age 28, and Lovie J. Tolle, age 20, both of McPherson Co. (They were second cousins.)
to Lovie J. Tolle
Marriage 2 Apr 1884 McPherson co., Kansas, United StatesJames and Lovie were joined in marriage by N. A. Porter, preacher of the Methodist Episcopal Church.
to Lovie J. Tolle
Death[5] 31 May 1914 Gypsum Creek twp., McPherson co., Kansas, United States
Obituary[5] 1 Jun 1914 and 9 Jun 1914, in Daily Republican (no page ref.); and 12 Jun 1914, in Democrat-Opinion (no page ref.)
Burial[3] Eureka Cemetery, Gypsum Creek twp., McPherson co., Kansas, United StatesThe grave marker was inscribed, “JAMES A. TOLLE 1855-1914”.
  1. 1.0 1.1 Barren County (Kentucky). Clerk of the County Court. Births, marriages, deaths. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1960, 1975), FHL #216816 [item 2]. From record indexed in “Kentucky Births and Christenings, 1839-1960,” database, FamilySearch. The original source has not been verified.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Kentucky Birth Records, 1852-1910. (Online: Operations Inc, 2007), Barren Co., 1855.
  3. 3.0 3.1James A. Tolle”, in Find A Grave, memorial 48213054. Viewed digital image of grave marker.
  4. Solomon twp., Saline, Kansas, in United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132), roll 442 (FHL # 545941), f 41, p 8, dwelling 92, family 78, William A. Towle household, enumerated 14 July 1870.

    (See transcript)

  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Tolle, James Alexander, in McPherson Public Library obituary index. (Online: McPherson Public Library).

    Note: spouse Lovie J. Tolle.