Photos and information provided by Edgar & Nancy Bice and Susan (Bice) Bulcken
Thomas Monroe Tullis was born on 15 July 1872 in Alto, Cherokee Co, Texas, a son of James Monroe Tullis (1839-1879) and his wife Mary Elizabeth Singletary (1845-1920). On 29 March 1893, Thomas married Hattie Snow. They had six children: Mary Louise (b. 1896), Winnie Lee (b. 1898), Annie Elizabeth Bunnie (b. 1902 and pictured on the cover), Thomas Herman (b. 1907), William Frederick Billie Fred (b. 1913), and Margaret Snow (b. 1919). Photos of the family and their descendants are presented, as is their Family Bible.
by Carolyn Miller and Patricia Tullys
This is the eighth installment of extracts from the book The Richard Tullis Family of Columbiana County, Ohio by Carolyn Miller and Patricia Tullys (1989). In this installment, we focus on the sixth child of Richard Tullis and Rachel Barrett: Thomas Lewallen Tullis (1828-1880). Thomas married Matilda Dickey on Sept. 2, 1852. They had ten children: Franklin Harvey (b. 1853), William Elmer (b. 1855), Thomas Alvin (b. 1858), Elsworth Emmit (b. 1860), Mary Luella (b. 1862), Margaret F. (b. 1865), John William (b. 1868), Ira (b. 1871), Ida Lenora (b. 1874), and Charles (b. 1878). Includes their Family Bible, photos, obituaries, and a listing of known descendants.
Tullis Trees is a family-history newsletter published quarterly by Thomas S. Tullis, 68 Meetinghouse Lane, South Easton, MA 02375. It is available both in print and online. Subscriptions to the printed version are $15 per calendar year. Subscriptions to the online version, sent as a link in an email message, are free. Issues are posted at http://www.tullistrees.org. A form to subscribe to either the print or online version can also be found there. Submissions of articles, photos, documents, etc., are strongly encouraged. Please email to TomTullis@aol.com or fax to 508-256-0527.