James " Jim" Hiram Gulledge

about 1864–about 1924 (Age 60)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of James " Jim" Hiram

When James " Jim" Hiram Gulledge was born about 1864, his father, James Roger Gulledge, was 38 and his mother, Visey Gibson, was 42. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Arnezzie "Inez" Waters. He lived in Civil District 12, Decatur, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died about 1924, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in James, Tennessee, United States.

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James " Jim" Hiram Gulledge
Arnezzie "Inez" Waters
Irwlin Gulledge
Ollie Gulledge
William Ernest Gulledge
Meda Gulledge

Spouse and Children





    William Ernest Gulledge


    Meda Gulledge


Parents and Siblings



    Dorenda A. Gulledge


    Martha Elizabeth Gulledge


    Cynthia A. Gulledge


    S. A. Gulledge



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Sultana Tragedy

Age 1

In April of 1865, the steamboat the Sultana exploded. The Civil War had been over for awhile so this was considered the worst maritime disaster in US history. Compared to the Titanic where 1,512 people were killed, 1,8000 soldiers were killed on the Sultana. Confederate soldiers that weeks earlier had been fighting with Union soldiers were now fighting to save their lives.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 17

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 Probably an Americanized spelling of German Gullich or Guhlich ( see Gullick ).2 Possibly English, a variant of Colledge or Coolidge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jim H Gulledge in household of William W Gulledge, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James H Gulledge in household of Vicy Gulledge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Rodger Gulledge in household of James Gulledge, "United States Census, 1870"

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