Thomas James and Charlotte (Tofflemoyer) Sillivan

Thomas was born on Dec. 13, 1856* in Haroldsburg, Indiana the second of ten children born to Manoah and Frances Sillivan. He was a farmer.

He married Charlotte Elizabeth Tofflemoyer in Sargent. Charlotte was born on June 25, 1861 in Illinois .

Charlotte died on 27 May 1931 in Council Bluffs, Iowa at the age of 70.

* [Changed from 13 Nov. 1856 per Jellison Genealogy.]

Charlotte Tofflemoyer's Ancestry

Charlotte's father, Soloman Tofflemoyer (maybe originally spelled Toffelmoir) was born on April 10, 1833. He married Nancy Jane Roseberry about 1860 in Ohio. [Film Number: 1985481] Nancy was born in 1842.

Soloman died on Feb. 1, 1908 at the age of 74. Nancy died in 1917, at the age of 75. Both were buried in Sargent.

Soloman's parents, David Tofflemoyer and Charlotte Markley were married on Nov. 21, 1832 in Champion county, Ohio.


Thomas and Charlotte had 6 children:

  • Everett
  • Arley Ernest
  • Estelle (Stella)
  • Ora Dell
  • Thomas Floyd
  • James Ralph

The boys are pictured here.


Thomas died on April 24, 1925 in Sargent, at the age of 68.