Person:Thomas Rockwell (10)

Thomas Tolbert ROCKWELL, Jr
b.25 AUG 1790 Harford Co, MD
d.05 APR 1875 Morgan Co., WV, USA
  1. Jesse ROCKHOLD1781 - AFT 1859
  2. John ROCKWELLABT 1782 -
  3. William ROCKWELLABT 1783 -
  4. Thomas Tolbert ROCKWELL, Jr1790 - 1875
  5. Mary ROCKHOLDABT 1807 -
  • HThomas Tolbert ROCKWELL, Jr1790 - 1875
  • WMONICLE? - ABT 1813
  1. John J. ROCKWELL1812 - 1893
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Tolbert ROCKWELL, Jr
Alt Name Top
Gender Male
Birth? 25 AUG 1790 Harford Co, MD
Occupation? 1875 Morgan Co., WV, USAFarmer
Death? 05 APR 1875 Morgan Co., WV, USACause: Dropsy

Enlisted at Hagerstown, MD in war of 1812, July 27, 1814 - October 13, 1814, and in Company 1 Reg. Ragan's MD Militia War of 1812. Service commenced October 4, 1814 and ended Jan. 10, 1815.

Searched unsuccessfully for Rockwell/Monicle (etc) in

Washington County, MD Marriages An Index: 1799-1860

Compiled by Dale Walton Morrow and Deborah Jensen Morrow, 1982

Family Line Publications

(Note Hn. Bowman married Sr. C. Rockwell 5/3/51)

Will of Tolbert Rockwell, son of Thomas and Sarah Clowson[sic] Rockwell I Tolbert Rockwell of the County of Morgan and State of West Va. after bequeathing my spirit to the God who gave to me, and my body to the grave, do hereby make this my last will and testament in the manor and form following Viz: It is my will and desire that all the perishable part of my estate after my disceased shall be passed and owned by my wife, Sarah Rockwell and after the death of my wife to be equally divided among my five girls namely Rhoda Michael,_Maryann Gruletta Grove_ Elizasbeth Michael_Phebe Ann Rider _and Matilda Kems, except one bed and bedding is reserved for Minna Rockwell, daughter of Edward Rockwell, and all the farming impliments to Edward Rockwell. 2nd. I will and bequeath to my two sons namely Ellias Rockwell and Edward Rockwell the land upon which I now live, the two tracts together containing about 156 acres upon the following conditions. Viz. by the said Elias Rockwell and Edward Rockwell paying after the death of my wife to my son John Rockwell the sum of $50.00 and to William Rockwell $50.00 and after all expenses are paid the balance should there be any, equally divided among all my children. And do hereby appoint my son Elias Rockwell as my executor to settle my estate. Given under my hand and seal this 7 day of March 1874 his Tolbert X Rockwell mark Signed and sealed in presents of Mathias and William Widmyer

  1.   Papers in file in Morgan CO. WV Hist. Society, Berkeley Springs, WV.
  2.   1850 VA Census, Morgan Co., District 42.
  3.   1820 VA Census, Morgan Co.

    Tolbert Rockhole 2 Males under 10, 1 Male between 26 and 45, 1 Female under 10, 1 Female 16 and under 26

  4.   1830 VA Census, Morgan Co.

    Tolbert Rockholt 1 Male of 5 and under 10, 1 Male of 10 and under 15, 1 Male of 30 and under 40, 2 Females under 5, 1 Female of 5 and under 10, 1 Female of 15 and under 20, 1 Female of 20 and under 30.

  5.   1840 VA Census, Morgan Co.

    Tolbert Rockwell 1 Male 0 thru 4, 1 Male 5 thru 9, 2 Males 20 thru 29, 1 Male 40 thru 49, 2 Females 5 thru 9, 2 Females 15 thru19, 1 Female 30 thru 39.

  6.   1860 VA Census, Morgan Co., Berkeley Springs.
  7.   1870 WV Census, Allen Twp., Morgan Co.
  8.   WV Death Record. (, Indexed as "Gilbert".
  9.   F. Marie Waltman. Nine Families From The Sideling Hill Area In Western Maryland. (2000 Heritage Books Bowie, MD).
  10.   Edward Rockwell's Letter to Walter.
  11.   Marriage License, Thomas Rockwell, Sarah Clawson, Berkeley Co., VA, USA, 10 OCT 1787.
  12.   Site admin. Pauly, Rockwell, Cleveland, Boncquet and allied families. (,