A Family History Newsletter
Volume 2, Number 1
1st Quarter 2003
From the Editor
An introduction to this, the first issue in the second volume of Tullis
Tullis Gravestones in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Troy, Ohio
Photos by Ruth Sims
Presents photos of some of the Tullis gravestones in the Rose Hill Cemetery in
Troy, Ohio, including those for Aaron Tullis (1753-1840), his sons Stephen B.
Tullis (1783-1850), David R. Tullis (1791-1867), Joel Tullis (1793-1854),
William Tullis (1787-1868), Williamís wife Sarah Barbee (1793-1857), and
their children Eliza, William A, Silas A., Saphrona, and William B.
The Family of James H. & Lavina D. (Meredith) Tullis
by Jeff Tullis
Presents extensive information on the family of James Harvey Tullis
(1838-1914) and his wife Lavina Dorothy Meredith (1845-1914). The family
settled in Kansas in 1868. Includes numerous photos of the family, copies of
their Family Bible, and obituaries.
David L. Tullis (1808-1876): "A Tale of Two Portraits"
Photos and information supplied by Phillip A. Little
Presents information about David L. Tullis (1808-1876) of Mechanicsburg, Ohio
(shown on the cover) and his family. Includes his biography from The
History of Champaign County, Ohio (1881) and the story of the two
portraits painted of him.
Gravestones in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, OH: David L. Tullis
Photos by Phillip A. Little
Includes photos of the gravestones in the Maple Grove Cemetery in
Mechanicsburg, Ohio, of David L. Tullis and his family, including his parents
Ezra Tullis (1783-1842) and Mary Blue (1777-1843), his wife Nancy Cartmell
(1812-1898), his daughter Helen Mahr (Tullis) Little (1842-1883), his son John
C. Tullis (1846-1932), and Johnís wife Anna R. Thomas (1848-1911).
The Ancestors and Descendants of Bertram Thomas Tullis (1871-1930)
Part 1: Jonathan and Ezra Tullis
Compiled in 1983 by John Louis Tullis, M.D. (1911 - 1993)
This is Part 1 in a series of excerpts from a manuscript written in 1983 by
Dr. John Louis Tullis about his fatherís Tullis family tree. This part
includes information about Jonathan Tullis (abt 1755-1826) and his son Ezra
Tullis Questions, Queries, etc.
Includes Tullis queries and a photo of the gravestone of a Harvey Tullis (abt