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Joseph Tomlinson

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Oct 12, 1745

Joseph Tomlinson was born in Cumberland, Maryland

1770

Joseph Tomlinson and brother Samuel Tomlinson settled in the Ohio Valley frontier

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1772

Joseph Tomlinson discovered the Grave Creek Mound

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1775

Joseph Tomlinson married Elizabeth Hartness

Aug 27, 1777

Samuel Tomlinson was killed by Indians

1783

The Tomlinson family returned to the Grave Creek area

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1784

The Wyandot warriors plundered the Tomlinson cabin sparing the lives and the building

1795

Joseph Tomlinson laid out a town called Elizabethtown

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May 30, 1825

Joseph Tomlinson died in Elizabethtown

1841

Elizabeth Tomlinson died

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