James Hiram Gulledge

Male6 June 1870–28 July 1928

Brief Life History of James Hiram

When James Hiram Gulledge was born on 6 June 1870, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States, his father, James Roger Gulledge, was 44 and his mother, Visey Gibson, was 44. He married Arnezzie "Inez" Waters in 1892, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 4 Dyer Hill, Livingston, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Civil District 12, Decatur, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 28 July 1928, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Gulledge Cemetery, Decatur, Tennessee, United States.

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James Hiram Gulledge
Arnezzie "Inez" Waters
Marriage: 1892
Ervin Richard Gulledge
Mary V "Ollie" Gulledge
William Ernest Gulledge
Meda Gulledge

Sources (8)

  • Jim Gulledge in household of Ervin Gulledge, "Kentucky, Livingston County, Colored School Censuses, 1898-1913"
  • Jim Hiram Gulledge, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • James Gulledge in entry for William G Thompson and Meda Gulledge, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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    1892Tennessee, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 2

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

    Age 8

    When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.


    Age 16

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Golledge, itself probably a variant of Colledge .

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

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