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James Tilton

  • Born: 1815, Jefferson Ohio
  • Marriage: Jemima Higgins on 18 Sep 1838 in Jefferson Ohio
  • Died: Unknown

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James Tilton
mentioned in the record of James Tilton and Jemima Higgins
NameJames Tilton
Spouse's NameJemima Higgins
Event Date18 Sep 1838
Event PlaceJefferson, Ohio

"Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 December 2014), James Tilton and Jemima Higgins, 18 Sep 1838; citing Jefferson, Ohio, reference p 268 cn 1316; FHL microfilm 900,072.
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Indexing Project (Batch) NumberM01870-2
System OriginOhio-EASy
GS Film number900072
Reference IDp 268 cn 1316

Edward Tilson
United States Census, 1850
NameEdward Tilson
Event TypeCensus
Event Year1850
Event PlaceDover, Athens, Ohio, United States
Birth Year (Estimated)1847
House Number1989





James TilsonM34Ohio
Jemima TilsonF26Ohio
Joseph TilsonM10Ohio
Nancy TilsonF8Ohio
Edward TilsonM3Ohio

"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 November 2014), Edward Tilson in household of James Tilson, Dover, Athens, Ohio, United States; citing family 2008, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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Household ID2008
Line Number17
Affiliate NameThe U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication NumberM432
Affiliate Film Number660
GS Film Number20208
Digital Folder Number004191052
Image Number00288
Jemima (Higgins) Tilton's Profile Family Tree & Genealogy Tools
Jemima Tilton formerly Higgins
Born 1824 in Ohiomap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of James Tilton '97 married 18 Sep 1838 in Jefferson, Ohiomap
Mother of Joseph Tilton, Nancy Tilton andEdward Tilton
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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James Tilton Born: 1815 - Jefferson Co, Ohio Marr: 18 Sep 1838 - Ohio Died: - Father: Thomas Tilton Mother: Rosanna Hindman Other Spouses: Wife Jemima HIGGINS Born: ABT 1824 - Ohio Died: - Father: Mother: Other Spouses: Children
Thomas Tilton, the second son of John & Susannah Jones Tilton, was born in 1768 near the present city of Washington, PA. He married first Sarah (surname unknown) and had a daughter, Rose Ann, born in 1803. Rose Ann married James Aken on August 7, 1819 and died between 1844 & 1850. Thomas also had a son, John, born in (1807) who married Sarah Rud on January 18, 1837. Sarah Rud Tilton died on October 14, 1875. Sarah Tilton, the first wife of Thomas Tilton, died before1810. Thomas Tilton's second marriage was to Rosanna Hindman on December 4, 1810. They had three children: Drusilla was born in 1811 and married Rezin Wheeler on June 29, 1837; James was born in 1815 and married Jemima Higgins; and Thomas was born in 1817 and married Mary Jane Pennel, and died in a Confederate prison on February 17, 1865.

The Mound Cemetery is located in the center of Tiltonsville on Arn Avenue. We know that John & Susannah Tilton and their children: Thomas, John, Jr., and Susan are buried there.


James married Jemima Higgins on 18 Sep 1838 in Jefferson Ohio. (Jemima Higgins was born about 1824 in Ohio and died on an unknown date.)

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