• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr
Friendship Cemetery, Berkeley Springs, WV
• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr  ‎(I10940)‎
Prefix:
Given Names: Thomas Tolbert
Surname: Rockwell
Suffix: Jr
Nickname: Top

Gender: MaleMale
      

Surname: Rockhold

Birth: 25 August 1790 34 Harford Co., MD, USA
Death: 5 April 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 25 August 1790 34 Harford Co., MD, USA

Marriage • ‎(unknown)‎ Monicle? -

MarriageCivil Marriage
Sarah "Sally" Meeks - 8 September 1816 ‎(Age 26)‎ Little Cove, Franklin Co., PA


Note: Married before Benjamin William, Esq., of the Judges for Franklin Co., PA
Death 5 April 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA

Cause of death: Dropsy
Occupation 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Farmer Morgan Co., WV, USA

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Parents Family  (F2663)
• Thomas Tolbert Rockwell
1756 - 1833
Jesse Rockhold
1781 - 1859
John Rockhold
1782 -
William Rockwell
1783 -
• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr
1790 - 1875
Mary Rockhold
1807 -

Immediate Family  (F396)
• ‎(unknown)‎ Monicle?
- 1813
• John J. Rockwell
1812 - 1893

Immediate Family  (F2664)
Sarah "Sally" Meeks
1800 - 1891
William Rockwell
1818 - 1875
John Thomas Rockwell
1819 - 1895
Rhoda Bell Rockwell
1822 - 1901
Mary Ann Gruetta Rockwell
1824 - 1910
Elizabeth "Betty" Rockwell
1828 - 1915
Phoebe Ann Rockwell
1832 - 1913
Elias Rockwell
1834 - 1903
Edward Johnson Rockwell
1837 - 1910
Matilda F "Tillie" Rockwell
1841 - 1918
Charles Rockwell
1844 - 1857


Notes

Note
Enlisted at Hagerstown, MD in war of 1812, July 27, 1814 - October 13, 1814, and in Company 1 Reg. Ragan's MD Militia War of 1812. Service commenced October 4, 1814 and ended Jan. 10, 1815.


Source: Papers in file in Morgan CO. WV Hist. Society, Berkeley Springs, WV


Note
Searched unsuccessfully for Rockwell/Monicle ‎(etc)‎ in


Washington County, MD Marriages An Index: 1799-1860

Compiled by Dale Walton Morrow and Deborah Jensen Morrow, 1982

Family Line Publications

‎(Note Hn. Bowman married Sr. C. Rockwell 5/3/51)‎

Note
Will of Tolbert Rockwell Jr.

I Tolbert Rockwell of the County of Morgan and State of West Va. after bequeathing my
spirit to the God who gave to me, and my body to the grave, do hereby make this my last
will and testament in the manor and form following Viz: It is my will and desire that all
the perishable part of my estate after my disceased shall be passed and owned by my
wife, Sarah Rockwell and after the death of my wife to be equally divided among my five
girls namely Rhoda Michael,_Maryann Gruletta Grove_ Elizasbeth Michael_Phebe
Ann Rider _and Matilda Kems, except one bed and bedding is reserved for Minna
Rockwell, daughter of Edward Rockwell, and all the farming impliments to Edward
Rockwell. 2nd. I will and bequeath to my two sons namely Ellias Rockwell and Edward
Rockwell the land upon which I now live, the two tracts together containing about 156
acres upon the following conditions. Viz. by the said Elias Rockwell and Edward
Rockwell paying after the death of my wife to my son John Rockwell the sum of $50.00
and to William Rockwell $50.00 and after all expenses are paid the balance should there
be any, equally divided among all my children.
And do hereby appoint my son Elias Rockwell as my executor to settle my estate.
Given under my hand and seal this 7 day of March 1874 his
Tolbert X Rockwell
mark
Signed and sealed in presents of Mathias and William Widmyer
Marriage Married before Benjamin William, Esq., of the Judges for Franklin Co., PA
Marriage Married before Benjamin William, Esq., of the Judges for Franklin Co., PA

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Sources

Source
1850 VA Census
Citation Details:  Morgan Co., District 42

Source
1820 VA Census
Citation Details:  Morgan Co.
  Text: Tolbert Rockhole 2 Males under 10, 1 Male between 26 and 45, 1 Female under 10, 1 Female 16 and under 26

Source
1830 VA Census
Citation Details:  Morgan Co.
  Text: Tolbert Rockholt 1 Male of 5 and under 10, 1 Male of 10 and under 15, 1 Male of 30 and under 40, 2 Females under 5, 1 Female of 5 and under 10, 1 Female of 15 and under 20, 1 Female of 20 and under 30.

Source
1840 VA Census
Citation Details:  Morgan Co.
  Text: Tolbert Rockwell 1 Male 0 thru 4, 1 Male 5 thru 9, 2 Males 20 thru 29, 1 Male 40 thru 49, 2 Females 5 thru 9, 2 Females 15 thru19, 1 Female 30 thru 39.

Source
1860 VA Census
Citation Details:  Morgan Co., Berkeley Springs

Source
1870 WV Census
Citation Details:  Allen Twp., Morgan Co.

Source
WV Death Record
Publication: http://www.wvculture.org/vrr
Citation Details:  Indexed as "Gilbert"

Source
Nine Families From The Sideling Hill Area In Western Maryland
Publication: 2000 Heritage Books Bowie, MD

Source
Edward Rockwell's Letter to Walter
Transcription of Edward Rockwell's letter to WalterTranscription of Edward Rockwell's letter to Walter

Type: Other


Source
Papers in file in Morgan CO. WV Hist. Society, Berkeley Springs, WV

Source
Marriage License
Citation Details:  Thomas Rockwell, Sarah Clawson, Berkeley Co., VA, USA
  Date of entry in original source: 10 October 1787

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Family with Parents
Father
• Thomas Tolbert Rockwell
Birth 12 March 1756 47 34 Harford Co., MD
Death 22 October 1833 ‎(Age 77)‎ Morgan Co., VA, USA
#1
Brother
Jesse Rockhold
Birth 6 October 1781 25 Harford Co., MD
Death after 1859 ‎(Age 77)‎
3 months
#2
Brother
John Rockhold
Birth about 1782 25 PA, USA
Death Date Unknown
1 year
#3
Brother
William Rockwell
Birth about 1783 26
Death Date Unknown
8 years
#4
• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr
Birth 25 August 1790 34 Harford Co., MD, USA
Death 5 April 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
16 years
#5
Sister
Mary Rockhold
Birth about 1807 50 PA, USA
Death Date Unknown
Family with • ‎(unknown)‎ Monicle?
• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr
Birth 25 August 1790 34 Harford Co., MD, USA
Death 5 April 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
Wife
• ‎(unknown)‎ Monicle?
Death about 1813 Sleepy Creek, Berkeley Co., VA, USA

Marriage: Yes
#1
Son
• John J. Rockwell
Birth 20 January 1812 21 Sleepy Creek, Berkeley Co., VA, USA
Death 19 May 1893 ‎(Age 81)‎ Ludlow, Champaign Co., IL, USA
Family with Sarah "Sally" Meeks
• Thomas Tolbert "Top" Rockwell Jr
Birth 25 August 1790 34 Harford Co., MD, USA
Death 5 April 1875 ‎(Age 84)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
9 years
Wife
 
Sarah "Sally" Meeks
Birth 15 January 1800 Berkeley, Berkeley, VA, USA
Death 21 December 1891 ‎(Age 91)‎ Near Bath, Morgan Co., WV, USA

Civil Marriage: 8 September 1816 -- Little Cove, Franklin Co., PA
16 months
#1
Son
William Rockwell
Birth 11 January 1818 27 17 VA, USA
Death 24 May 1875 ‎(Age 57)‎ Great Cacapon, Morgan Co., WV, USA
17 months
#2
Son
John Thomas Rockwell
Birth 16 June 1819 28 19 VA, USA
Death 28 September 1895 ‎(Age 76)‎ WV, USA
3 years
#3
Daughter
Rhoda Bell Rockwell
Birth 31 August 1822 32 22 Frederick Co., VA, USA
Death 3 February 1901 ‎(Age 78)‎ Ridersville, Morgan Co., WV, USA
2 years
#4
Daughter
Mary Ann Gruetta Rockwell
Birth 16 June 1824 33 24 Morgan Co., VA, USA
Death 16 October 1910 ‎(Age 86)‎ East Bath, Morgan Co., WV, USA
4 years
#5
Daughter
Elizabeth "Betty" Rockwell
Birth 1 August 1828 37 28
Death 18 October 1915 ‎(Age 87)‎
4 years
#6
Daughter
Phoebe Ann Rockwell
Birth 12 October 1832 42 32
Death 10 March 1913 ‎(Age 80)‎
2 years
#7
Son
Elias Rockwell
Birth 19 December 1834 44 34 Morgan Co., VA, USA
Death 17 March 1903 ‎(Age 68)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
2 years
#8
Son
Edward Johnson Rockwell
Birth 1837 46 36 Morgan Co., VA, USA
Death 4 February 1910 ‎(Age 73)‎ Berkeley Springs, Morgan Co., WV, USA
4 years
#9
Daughter
Matilda F "Tillie" Rockwell
Birth 13 March 1841 50 41 VA, USA
Death 29 June 1918 ‎(Age 77)‎ Morgan Co., WV, USA
4 years
#10
Son
Charles Rockwell
Birth 21 December 1844 54 44
Death 6 August 1857 ‎(Age 12)‎