Towler-Toler

Headstone Henry-Maggie-Rose-Towler

Maggie Cena “Magazine” HoffmanAge: 74 years18771952

Name
Maggie Cena “Magazine” Hoffman
Given names
Maggie Cena
Surname
Hoffman
Nickname
Magazine
Text:
Listed as Maggie Cena Hoffman on John Henry Towler's Death Certificate
Birth November 1877 47 40
Birth of a brotherWilliam Hoffman
April 1880 (Age 2 years)
Census 1880 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Fugit, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T9_273; Family History Film: 1254273; Page: 349.3000; Enumeration District: 58; Image: 0521.
Date of entry in original source: June 18, 1880
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a fatherFrederick “Fred, Fritz” Hoffman
February 20, 1889 (Age 11 years)
Cause: Apoplexy
Citation details: Greensburg Standard, 10 April, 1903, Page 8
Citation details: Greensburg Standard, 01 May, 1889, Page 1
Publication: Title: Coroner's inquests, 1873-1934 Authors: Decatur County (Indiana). Coroner, (Main Author) Format: Manuscript/On Film Language: English Publications: Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1989 Physical: on 2 microfilm reels, 35 mm.
Citation details: Page 154-155
Date of entry in original source: February 25, 1889
Text:
See attached transcription
Quality of data: primary evidence
MarriageHerman RobbinsView this family
October 20, 1900 (Age 22 years)
Publication: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Citation details: Source Citation: Title: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Text:
Name: Herman Robbins Spouse Name: Maggie Hoffman Marriage Date: 20 Oct 1900 Marriage County: Decatur Source Title 1: Decatur County, Indiana Source Title 2: Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P Source Title 3: Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II Book: P OS Page: 95
Census 1900 (Age 22 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Fugit, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T623 366; Page: 8B;
Date of entry in original source: June 12, 1900
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: This is an important document for the Hoffman's. It shows a few things.
Birth of a son
#1
Fredrick John Robbins
April 13, 1901 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Number: 275-05-0590; Issue State: Ohio; Issue Date: Before 1951.
Text:
Name: Frederick J. Robbins SSN: 275-05-0590 Last Residence: 45440 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States of America Born: 13 Apr 1901 Died: 27 Jul 1990 State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951)
Death of a motherMary Elva “Nancy” Wolf
April 4, 1903 (Age 25 years)
Cause: Lingering Illness of Paralysis
Citation details: Greensburg Standard, April 10, 1903, Page 8
Death of a sisterRose Huffman
October 3, 1905 (Age 27 years)
Cause: Arsenic Poisioning
Citation details: Adams, Decatur County Indiana State Board of Health Death Certificate, Board Number 25
MarriageJohn Henry TowlerView this family
August 2, 1906 (Age 28 years)
Publication: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Citation details: Indiana marriages 1811 -1959
Text:
Groom's name: John H Fowler Groom's race or color: W Groom's birthdate: Groom's birthplace: , , Kentucky Groom's residence: Adams, , Indiana Groom's number of marriages: 2 Father of groom's name: Caleb Fowler Mother of groom's name: Mary Dailey Bride's name: Maggie Huffman Or Robbins Bride's race or color: W Bride's birthdate: Bride's birthplace: , Decatur, Indiana Bride's residence: Adams, , Indiana Bride's number of marriages: 2 Father of bride's name: Fredrick Hufman Mother of bride's name: Mary Wolf Informant's name: Marriage license date: Marriage county: Marriage date: 02 Aug 1906 Marriage place: Greensburg, , Indiana Official's name: H Morrow Record number: 8483 Film number: 1516778 Digital GS number: 4170986 Image number: 00857 Number of images: 3 Collection: Indiana Marriages 1811-1959
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: found on pilot.familysearch.org
Birth of a daughter
#2
Clara L Towler
August 27, 1907 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Lucy E Towler
1910 (Age 32 years)
Census 1910 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Adams, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T624_345; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 508.
Date of entry in original source: April 27, 1910
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Note: Fred Robbins is also listed in the household as a stepson, age 9, born in Indiana.
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mary Ab Towler
1913 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Henry Preston “Lefty” Towler
November 30, 1917 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: Tillman County, Oklahoma, Certificate Number D23921
Census 1920 (Age 42 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Haskell, Tillman, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1488; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 170; Image: 1109.
Date of entry in original source: February 2, 1920
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920. T625,2,076 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Residence 1920 (Age 42 years)
Census 1930 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Noble, Shelby, Indiana; Roll: 628; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 16; Image: 949.0.
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1930
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a brotherAdam Hoffman
August 6, 1932 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Hoffman
March 13, 1937 (Age 59 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Margaret “marge” Towler
March 23, 1939 (Age 61 years)

Census April 23, 1940 (Age 62 years) Age: 62
Citation details: Year: 1940; Census Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana; Roll: T627_1073; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 48-37., Line 65
Date of entry in original source: April 23, 2012
Text:
Year: 1940; Census Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana; Roll: T627_1073; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 48-37. Line 65 Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a husbandJohn Henry Towler
January 8, 1945 (Age 67 years)
Cause: Car Crash
Death March 3, 1952 (Age 74 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Mt. Hebron Cemetery
Reference number
24
yes

Reference numberJohn Henry TowlerView this family
27
yes

Last change August 21, 201223:12:56

by: Ian Towler
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: February 8, 1859Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
23 months
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
15 months
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
18 months
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
17 months
elder sister
Headstone Henry-Maggie-Rose-TowlerRose Huffman
Birth: October 20, 1872 42 35Decatur County, Indiana, USA
Death: October 3, 1905Adams, Adams Township, Decatur County, Indiana, USA
1 year
elder sister
13 months
elder brother
3 years
herself
3 years
younger brother
Family with Herman Robbins - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: October 20, 1900Decatur County, Indiana, USA
6 months
son
Fredrick John Robbins
Birth: April 13, 1901 21 23Indiana, USA
Death: July 27, 1990Beavercreek, Greene County, Ohio, USA
Family with John Henry Towler - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 2, 1906Greensburg, Decatur County, Indiana, USA
13 months
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
5 years
son
Henry Preston Towler in 1955Henry Preston “Lefty” Towler
Birth: November 30, 1917 45 40Hollister, Tillman County, Oklahoma, USA
Death: August 15, 1964Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, USA
John Henry Towler + Rose Huffman - View this family
husband
elder sister
Headstone Henry-Maggie-Rose-TowlerRose Huffman
Birth: October 20, 1872 42 35Decatur County, Indiana, USA
Death: October 3, 1905Adams, Adams Township, Decatur County, Indiana, USA
Marriage: about 1895
2 years
niece
23 months
niece

Census1880 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Fugit, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T9_273; Family History Film: 1254273; Page: 349.3000; Enumeration District: 58; Image: 0521.
Date of entry in original source: June 18, 1880
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880. T9, 1,454 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageDecatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II;
Publication: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Citation details: Source Citation: Title: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Text:
Name: Herman Robbins Spouse Name: Maggie Hoffman Marriage Date: 20 Oct 1900 Marriage County: Decatur Source Title 1: Decatur County, Indiana Source Title 2: Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P Source Title 3: Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II Book: P OS Page: 95
Census1900 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Fugit, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T623 366; Page: 8B;
Date of entry in original source: June 12, 1900
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
MarriageDecatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II;
Publication: Decatur County, Indiana, Marriage Records 1878 - 1905 Books L thru P, Compiled by Ruth M. Slevin Part I - Grooms Part II; Book: P;Page: 95.
Citation details: Indiana marriages 1811 -1959
Text:
Groom's name: John H Fowler Groom's race or color: W Groom's birthdate: Groom's birthplace: , , Kentucky Groom's residence: Adams, , Indiana Groom's number of marriages: 2 Father of groom's name: Caleb Fowler Mother of groom's name: Mary Dailey Bride's name: Maggie Huffman Or Robbins Bride's race or color: W Bride's birthdate: Bride's birthplace: , Decatur, Indiana Bride's residence: Adams, , Indiana Bride's number of marriages: 2 Father of bride's name: Fredrick Hufman Mother of bride's name: Mary Wolf Informant's name: Marriage license date: Marriage county: Marriage date: 02 Aug 1906 Marriage place: Greensburg, , Indiana Official's name: H Morrow Record number: 8483 Film number: 1516778 Digital GS number: 4170986 Image number: 00857 Number of images: 3 Collection: Indiana Marriages 1811-1959
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Census1910 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Adams, Decatur, Indiana; Roll: T624_345; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 508.
Date of entry in original source: April 27, 1910
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. T624, 1,178 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Census1920 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Haskell, Tillman, Oklahoma; Roll: T625_1488; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 170; Image: 1109.
Date of entry in original source: February 2, 1920
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920. T625,2,076 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Census1930 United States Census
Citation details: Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Noble, Shelby, Indiana; Roll: 628; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 16; Image: 949.0.
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1930
Text:
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Census1940 United States Census
Citation details: Year: 1940; Census Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana; Roll: T627_1073; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 48-37., Line 65
Date of entry in original source: April 23, 2012
Text:
Year: 1940; Census Place: Anderson, Madison, Indiana; Roll: T627_1073; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 48-37. Line 65 Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
NameDeath Certificate
Text:
Listed as Maggie Cena Hoffman on John Henry Towler's Death Certificate
SourceNewspaper Obituaries
Citation details: Anderson Daily Bulletin, page 6, Tuesday March 4, 1952. Anderson, Indiana
Text:
Mrs. Maggie C. Towler Rites for Mrs. Maggie C. Towler, 74, who died yesterday at St. John?s Hospital, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Sardinia Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Hebron Cemetery at Adams, Ind. Mrs. Towler resided on Cross St. Rd. She was born in Kingston, Decatur County, and had resided here since 1938. She had been ill for several weeks. Surviving are two sons; Fred Robbins of Dayton, Ind., and Henry P. Towler, Anderson: Five daughters, Mrs. Mable Bridgeford and Ethel Proctor, both of Hamilton, Oh., Mrs. Clara Surface, Anderson; Mrs. Lucy Lewis, Westport, Ind., and Mrs. Mary Raft,Newport Richey, Fla.; one brother, William Huffman, Madison; 17 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
SourceDeath Certificate
Citation details: Indiana State Board of Health Medical Certificate of Death, State Number 28772
Text:
Maggie C Hoffman Is listed as Mother on Henry Preston Towler's Death Certificate
Census
This is an important document for the Hoffman's. It shows a few things. 1. It shows Mary Hoffman's immigration date, that matches that calculated from the obit. 2. It shows Mary as a widow, after frederick's death 3. It shows Maggie and Rose in the same house as daughters of Mary. 4. It shows 2 grandsons, listed right after Maggie. Notice that the Hoffman's are living around a lot of germans.
Marriage
found on pilot.familysearch.org also found this record Groom's name: John H Towler Groom's race or color: Groom's birthdate: Groom's birthplace: Groom's residence: Groom's number of marriages: Father of groom's name: Mother of groom's name: Bride's name: Maggie C Robbins Bride's race or color: Bride's birthdate: Bride's birthplace: Bride's residence: Bride's number of marriages: Father of bride's name: Mother of bride's name: Informant's name: Marriage license date: 22 Aug 1906 Marriage county: Decatur Marriage date: 22 Aug 1906 Marriage place: , Decatur, Official's name: Record number: 804 Film number: 1516620 Digital GS number: 4170589 Image number: 00248 Number of images: 1 Collection: Indiana Marriages 1811-1959
Census
Fred Robbins is also listed in the household as a stepson, age 9, born in Indiana.
Note
Obituary appeared in the ANDERSON DAILY BULLETIN, 3/4/1952
Census1880 US Census Frederick Hoffman1880 US Census Frederick Hoffman
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Census1900 US Census Mary Hoffman and Family1900 US Census Mary Hoffman and Family
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Census1910 US Census John Henry Towler1910 US Census John Henry Towler
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Census1920 US Census John Henry Towler1920 US Census John Henry Towler
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Census1930 US Census John Henry Towler1930 US Census John Henry Towler
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Census1940 US Census John Henry Towler and Family1940 US Census John Henry Towler and Family
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