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Silas Edward Timmons (1832 - 1894)

Silas Edward Timmons
Born in Ohio, United Statesmap
Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married 12 Dec 1856 in Starke, Indiana, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 62 in Jefferson, Indiana, United Statesmap
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Silas was born about 1832.[1]

He married Julia Ann Short in Starke County, Indiana on 12 Dec 1856[2]

They had at least 2 children: Silas Leonard Timmons (about 1865) and Jessie Timmons (about 1860)

After the death of Julia, Silas married Eveline Meeks Sloop and they had children: [3]


  1. Margaret, born about 1874 in Indiana[3]
  2. Martha, born about 1878 in Indiana[3]
  3. Ida E Timmons, born about 1881 in Indiana[4]

He passed away in 1894.[5]


  1. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 June 2019), Indiana > Carroll > Adams > image 5 of 32; citing NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  2. "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 21 January 2016), Starke > 1850-1869 Volume A > image 23 of 99; Indiana Commission on Public Records, Indianapolis.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 January 2022), Evaline Timmons in household of Silas Timmons, Adams Township, Carroll, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district , sheet , NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm .
  4. "United States Census, 1900", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 30 November 2021), Evaline Timmons, 1900.
  5. Obituary from Logansport Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, Indiana) 27 Dec 1894, page 20. (Viewed on 9 Jan 2022)

See Also:

  • Find A Grave: Memorial #65907354 [Includes a tombstone photograph with clear, consistent and full dates of birth and death; a brief biography; along with links to the memorials of 2 wives Evaline Meeks Timmons and Eveline Timmons.]

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