Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson

F, #29, b. 12 October 1831, d. 19 December 1910
Father*Joseph D Tomlinson (IV) b. 29 Dec 1799, d. 17 Sep 1848
Mother*Indiana K McClure b. 19 Oct 1806, d. 20 Feb 1893
ChartsPedigree - grandmother Estella Mae "Peggy" Ferrell
Ferrell (maternal side) - Robert S Ferrell Sr (Captain)
Reference2G Grm
Birth*12 October 1831 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson was born on 12 October 1831 at West Virginia Birthdate confirmed by death record.1 
(InHomeOf) Census18501850 She appeared on the 1850 census in the household of Indiana K McClure, pg 51 #692-692, 64th District, Wetzel Co., West Virginia. Her info on the census included - Tomlinson (indexed Tumbleson), Elizabeth 19 b.VA $166 (each sibling has that amount for land because father recently died). 
Marriage*31 October 1850 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson married Josiah Hays Ferrell, son of Elisha T Ferrell and Susanna Hay(e)s, on 31 October 1850 at West Virginia. 
(InHomeOf) Census18601860 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1860 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, pg 46 #316-317, Pine Grove, Wetzel Co., West Virginia. Her info on the census included - Ferrell, Elizabeth 28 b.VA. 
Residence*1865  In 1865 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson resided at Montrose, Wright Co., Minnesota. Moved to Montrose - have photo of the barn he built. 
(InHomeOf) Census18701870 She appeared on the 1870 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, pg 12 #84-84, Woodland Township, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferrill, Elizabeth 39 b.VA. 
(Witness) Census1875 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1875 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, pg 533 Household 126, Woodland Township, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferrell, Elizabeth 46 b.VA at pg 533 Household 126, Woodland Township, Wright Co., Minnesota; Ferrell, J H 47 b.VA. 
(InHomeOf) Census18801880 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1880 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, ED 14 sht 14 pg 493a #149-154, Woodland Township, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferrell, Elizabeth 49 b.VA keeping house. 
(Witness) Census1885 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1885 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, pg 24 Household 164, Woodland Township, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferrell, Elizabeth 53 b.VA; Ferrell, J H 56 b.VA. 
(InHomeOf) Census19001900 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1900 census in the household of Josiah Hays Ferrell, ED 234 sht 20a (pg 219) #23-28, Montrose, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferrell, Elizabeth 69 b.WV Oct 1831 marr 49 years 6 children 3 living. 
Event-Misc20 May 1909  On 20 May 1909 at Waverly & Montrose, Wright Co., Minnesota, had the following misc event: Mrs Elizabeth Ferrell of Waverly was visiting Montrose friends the past few days. [Note this visit corresponds with the death of her husband, so it is probably related to his death]2 
Event-Misc*27 May 1909  On 27 May 1909 at Waverly & Montrose, Wright Co., Minnesota, had the following misc event: Mrs Elizabeth Ferrell of Waverly spent last week with Montrose relatives.3 
(InHomeOf) Census19101910 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson appeared on the 1910 census in the household of Sanford 'Sant' Snodgrass, ED 220 sht 5a #90-107 Pacific Ave, Waverly Village, Wright Co., Minnesota. Her info on the census included - Ferell, Elizabeth H 78 b.WV motherinlaw 6 children 3 living. 
Death*19 December 1910 Elizabeth Hartness "Lib" Tomlinson died on 19 December 1910 at Wright Co., Minnesota, at age 79 Cause of death Catarrh of pharynx and Bronchi Lagrphe duration 15 years 7 days. Widow, born 12 Oct 1831 age 79 housewife. Born VA, father Jophes [Joseph] Tomlinson born VA, mother Indiana McClure born PA. Physiian E P Hawkins of Montrose, undertaker J H Kennedy.4 
Burial* She was buried at Kreidler Cemetery, Montrose (Marysville Twnshp), Wright Co., Minnesota, Tombstone Photo

Family

Josiah Hays Ferrell b. 20 Dec 1828, d. 19 May 1909
Marriage*31 October 1850 She married Josiah Hays Ferrell, son of Elisha T Ferrell and Susanna Hay(e)s, on 31 October 1850 at West Virginia. 
Children
Last Edited12 Jun 2005

Citations

  1. [S83] Handwritten notes by Estella Ferrell (code 7) and Indiana Ferrell (code 28.4) Evd #83.
  2. [S1111] The Howard Lake Herald newspaper copy provided by Wright County MN Historian - Thursday 20 May 1909. Column titled "Correspondance" Montrose Evd #1111.
  3. [S1110] The Buffalo Journal newspaper copy provided by Wright County MN Historian - Thursday 27 May 1909 - column titled Montrose Evd #1110.
  4. [S434] Certified transcript of death record from Wright Co MN Evd #434.