Tobey Family


Catherine (Tobey) Clinton


I believe the above photo is of Catherine Tobey, the second wife of Eli Clinton. Both Eli and Catherine died in Hobart, Indiana, where this photo was taken.

The back of the photograph has "Grandma Clinton" in pencil. The photo album is labeled in ink, "Grandma Deborah Tobey Clinton". Deborah died in 1846 at Battle Creek, Michigan. She was 28 years old.

Misc. Items

Toby's listed in History of Calhoun County, Michigan

Tobey Births and Deaths from Mayflower Membership Papers W 8829

Elder Zaccheus Tobey and Ruhamah Samson Headstones

Tobey Family Hair Weave Book

Lawler Cemetery, Kalamazoo Co, Michigan

Michigan Censuses for 1837, 1850, 1860, and 1870

Secret Expedition to Rhode Island by Sandra Ball and Jamie ???

Zacheus K. Tobey's Land Patent Kalmazoo Co, Michigan

Letter written in 16 Feb 1845 by Levi Tobey (2nd cousin to Zacheus K. Tobey) shortly after he arrived in Michigan

Thank You to Sandra Ball for all the help on the Tobey family.

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