Valva Morris Tollison

3 September 1907–29 May 1978 (Age 70)
Lequire, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States

The Life Summary of Valva Morris

When Valva Morris Tollison was born on 3 September 1907, in Lequire, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States, his father, James Allen Tollison, was 28 and his mother, Cathern Nancy Lyles, was 27. He married Arzada Julia Scott on 11 December 1929, in Wewoka, Seminole, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Supervisorial District 2, Yuma, Arizona, United States in 1940. He died on 29 May 1978, in Gilroy, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Gavilan Hills Memorial Park, Gilroy, Santa Clara, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Valva Morris Tollison
1907–1978
Arzada Julia Scott
1914–2002
Marriage: 11 December 1929
Noah William Tollison
1932–2012
Catherine Minnie Tollison
1938–1938
Tollison
1940–1940

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 December 1929Wewoka, Seminole, Oklahoma, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 1
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
    1910 · Angel Island Serves Immigrants
    Age 3
    Angel Island served as a western entry point for hundreds of thousands of U.S. immigrants, mainly from China, from 1910 to 1940.
    1927
    Age 20
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English: unexplained. Compare Tolleson .Americanized form of Norwegian Tollisen: rare patronymic from the personal name Tolli, a variant in Agder of Torleiv (see Tollefsen ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Tolleson

    Sources (11)

    • Alva Tollison, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Valva M Tollison, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
    • Valva Morris Tollison, "Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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