Towler-Toler

Joseph “Big Daddy” TowlerAge: 76 years17431819

Name
Joseph “Big Daddy” Towler
Given names
Joseph
Nickname
Big Daddy
Surname
Towler
Birth September 15, 1743 25
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Joseph, b. 15 Sept. 1743; d. 10 Nov. 1819.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a son
#1
Benjamin Towler
yes

Birth of a brotherJoshua Toler
about 1745 (Age 15 months)
Birth of a sisterLucy Toler
about 1747 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterFrances Toler
about 1749 (Age 5 years)
MarriageFrances DixonView this family
about 1770 (Age 26 years)

Birth of a son
#2
Absalom Toler
about 1772 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Henry Toler
about 1774 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Elizabeth Toler
July 19, 1778 (Age 34 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Elizabeth, dau. of Joseph, (married John Shockley), born 19 July 1778.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a daughter
#5
Sally Toler
about 1780 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Elijah Toler
about 1782 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Morning Francis Toler
about 1784 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Mary Endora Toler
about 1786 (Age 42 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Nancy Toler
about 1788 (Age 44 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Jenny Toler
about 1790 (Age 46 years)
Death of a brotherJoshua Toler
before 1791 (Age 47 years)

Birth of a son
#11
James Toler
April 25, 1794 (Age 50 years)
Note: Birth date Calculated from Death date on certificate.
Marriage of a childWilliam Henry TolerAgnes TowlerView this family
December 26, 1794 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1
Robert Toler
before 1796 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Caleb Toler
September 10, 1796 (Age 52 years)
Note: May also be Bedford County, Virginia, USA
Death of a fatherWilliam Toler
about June 18, 1799 (Age 55 years)
Marriage of a childJoshua GoadSally TolerView this family
December 9, 1799 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#3
Henry Toler
December 6, 1801 (Age 58 years)

Citation details: Page 21
Date of entry in original source: 2000
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Catherine Towler
1802 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Elijah Toler
1806 (Age 62 years)
Marriage of a childJohn ShockleyElizabeth TolerView this family
August 4, 1807 (Age 63 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Elizabeth, dau. of Joseph, (married John Shockley), born 19 July 1778.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childElijah TolerMary Polly RorherView this family
October 13, 1807 (Age 64 years)

Birth of a granddaughter
#6
Elizabeth Toler
September 19, 1808 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Elizabeth, dau. of Elijah & Polly, born 19 Sept. 1808.
Birth of a grandson
#7
Shadrack Shockley
November 3, 1808 (Age 65 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
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Text:
Shockley, Shadrack, son of John & Elizabeth, born 3 Nov. 1808.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#8
Frances Shockley
April 27, 1810 (Age 66 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
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Text:
Shockley, Frances, dau. of John & Elizabeth, born 27 Apr. 1810.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#9
Frances Toler
June 7, 1811 (Age 67 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
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Toler, Frances, dau. of Elijah & Polly, born 7 June 1811
Birth of a grandson
#10
William Toler
August 1812 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sonBenjamin Towler
April 3, 1813 (Age 69 years)

Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 138
Text:
Toler, Benjamin, son of Joseph, died 3 Apr. 1813.
Birth of a grandson
#11
Benjamin Franklin Towler
March 16, 1814 (Age 70 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
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Toler, Benjamin, son of Elijah & Polly, born 16 Mar. 1814.
Marriage of a childThomas ThompsonJenny TolerView this family
April 15, 1815 (Age 71 years)

Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
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Toler, Jenny, dau. of Joseph, married Thomas Thompson 15 Apr. 1815.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Marriage of a childJames TolerSarah Sally HurtView this family
December 25, 1817 (Age 74 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
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Toler, James, & Sally Hurt, married 25 Dec. 1817.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Birth of a granddaughter
#12
Polly Shockley
November 25, 1818 (Age 75 years)
Citation details: Page 43
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Shockley, Polly, dau. of John & Elizabeth, born 25 Nov. 1818
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death November 10, 1819 (Age 76 years)
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Joseph, b. 15 Sept. 1743; d. 10 Nov. 1819.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
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BirthWinston Dalton's Register
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
Text:
Toler, Joseph, b. 15 Sept. 1743; d. 10 Nov. 1819.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
DeathWinston Dalton's Register
Publication: Winston Dalton's Register Author(s): A. M. Prichard Source: The William and Mary Quarterly, Second Series, Vol. 14, No. 1 (Jan., 1934), pp. 36-45 Published by: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/1916378
Citation details: Page 43
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Toler, Joseph, b. 15 Sept. 1743; d. 10 Nov. 1819.
Quality of data: secondary evidence
SourceVirginia reports: Jefferson--33 Grattan, 1730-1880, Volumes 1-2
Publication: The Michie Co., 1902
Citation details: Pages 968-983
Date of entry in original source: 1902
Quality of data: questionable evidence
SourceGenealogy: From the fruit of the garden
Publication: Self Published Juby Earl Towler 1968
Citation details: This is more of a place holder
Date of entry in original source: 1968
Text:
Joseph is mentioned through out the book....
Quality of data: unreliable evidence
Note
It appears that Joseph may have signed a Legislative Petition against division of Bedford County- May 24, 1779 on page 2 we see Joseph Toller. Bedford County Legislative Petitions Virginia State Library, Box 48, PP Ai-1 thru Ai-21 A1668 May 24 1779 Petition Against Division of Bedford County (Countypetition) Need to look at the original
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Joseph Toler / Towler served in the Revolutionary War, and is accepted by both the DAR and SAR as a Patriot.
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Oct 1782 Joseph was part of "Captian Benjamin Biggs Company of the 7th Virginia Rgt., Commanded by Col. John Gibson. Later on Nov 4th they were at Fort Pitt 04 Nov 1782 (where the Oct Muster was taken
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May 1783 Joseph was part of " Captain Benjamin Biggs detachment of the 7th regiment, Virginia Line.
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In a manuscript volume on file in the Virginia State Library referred to as "Aud. Acct. 18, page 683" is the following entry: "Richmond Virginia 19 May 1784 Sundry Accounts Dr. to J. A. T. Cond Militia Warrant to Joseph Toler for his services in the militia of this State. oe12: 13s: 4d." TOWLER, Joseph. Soldier, Continental Line. Citation for six years service. Enlisted 1777, Capt. David Steele’s Co., 13th Va. Reg. Bounty of 4555 acres.