Tullis Trees

A Family History Newsletter

Volume 5, Number 2

2nd Half 2006


From the Editor
by Thomas S. Tullis
Announces the end of the printed version of this newsletter, although the online version will continue to be published to the web.

Walter Hercules Tullis (1871 - 1936)
by Donald and Linda (Tullis) Moran
Presents the autobiography of Walter Hercules Tullis (1871-1936), son of Thomas Summerset Tullis (1835-1912) and Henrietta Clay Ogle (1844-1929). Walter married Ninnie Jeanette McKee (1868-1932) on 30 Oct 1894 in Humphreys, Missouri. They had four children who lived to adulthood: Martha Leila, Mary Jane, Susan McKee, and John Lee. Includes photos and a family group sheet.

Family Bible of Moses Tullis & Mary Summerset
Provided by Donald and Linda (Tullis) Moran
Provides scanned images as well as a transcription of the family-history pages of the Family Bible of Moses Grooms Tullis (1804-1879) and his wife Mary Summerset (1803-1880). The birth of Thomas Summerset Tullis, father of Walter Hercules Tullis profiled in the previous article, is recorded in it.

The Richard Tullis Family of Columbiana County, Ohio
Part 12: Charles Edwin Dingy Tullis

by Carolyn Miller and Patricia Tullys
This is the twelfth 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 tenth child of Richard Tullis and Rachel Barrett: Charles Edwin Dingy Tullis.

The Descendants of Jasper S. Tullis (1824-1890)
Information and Photos Provided by Betty Tullis Lanzendorfer
Jasper Simeon Tullis was one of the children of William Brandiff Tullis (abt 1800 - 1863) and his wife Sarah Pope (abt 1805 - 1856). This article starts with the family of Jasper S. Tullis, then moves to the family of his son Lawrence E.G. Tullis, and then the family of Lawrence’s son, Jasper G. “Jack” Tullis.

Tullis Trees is a family-history newsletter that has been published biannually by Thomas S. Tullis, 68 Meetinghouse Lane, South Easton, MA 02375. However, this is the last issue of the printed version. Online articles will continue to be published, and will be posted at http://www.tullistrees.org. A form to subscribe to the online version can be found there. Submissions of articles, photos, documents, etc., are strongly encouraged. Please email to TomTullis @ aol.com or fax to 508-256-0527.

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