James Roger Gulledge

MaleApril 1826–

Brief Life History of James Roger

When James Roger Gulledge was born in April 1826, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Henry Gulledge Jr, was 44 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Potter, was 29. He married Visey Gibson about 1850, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Decatur, Tennessee, United States in 1900.

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James Roger Gulledge
Visey Gibson
Marriage: about 1850
Dorenda A Gulledge
Cynthia A Gulledge
Martha Elizabeth Gulledge
Dilly C Gulledge
James Roger Gulledge, Jr.
John Henry Gulledge
William Wade Gulledge
Mary Detia Gulledge
James Hiram Gulledge

Sources (8)

  • Gullidge, "United States Census, 1900"
  • B. Gulledge in entry for Jim Hiram Gulledge, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • James Gulledge, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1850Tennessee, United States
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 4

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built

    Age 9

    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh

    Age 36

    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

    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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