Elizabeth Tillman

19 December 1860–29 October 1925 (Age 64)
Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Tillman was born on 19 December 1860, in Alabama, United States, her father, Alfred Tillman, was 31 and her mother, Eliza Griffin, was 26. She married Henry Harrison Galloway on 22 August 1886, in Pike, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 8 Grimes, Pike, Alabama, United States for about 30 years. She died on 29 October 1925, at the age of 64, and was buried in Saint John Cemetery, Tarentum, Pike, Alabama, United States.

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Henry Harrison Galloway
Elizabeth Tillman
Marriage: 22 August 1886
Ada Lee Galloway
Robert Alvie Galloway
Sarah Josephine Galloway
Beunah Elizabeth Galloway
Maude Galloway
Annie Lou Galloway
Davis Wheeler Galloway
Melvin Colbert Galloway

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World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union
Age 1
Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
Age 3
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 21
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Tilman .2 Americanized spelling of German Tillmann .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (16)

  • Elizabeth Gallaway in household of Henry H Gallaway, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizeabeth Tillman in household of Alford Tillman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lizzie Galloway in household of Henry H Galloway, "United States Census, 1910"

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