Herbert Cleveland Tolliver Sr

26 January 1886–23 May 1935 (Age 49)
Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States

The Life of Herbert Cleveland

When Herbert Cleveland Tolliver Sr was born on 26 January 1886, in Pittsburg, Crawford, Kansas, United States, his father, John Isom Toliver, was 24 and his mother, Mary Ann Anderson, was 25. He married Catherine Elizabeth Grumish on 1 July 1905, in Crawford, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 23 May 1935, in Henryetta, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in West Lawn Cemetery, Henryetta, Okmulgee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Cleveland Tolliver Sr
1886–1935
Catherine Elizabeth Grumish
1886–1956
Marriage: 1 July 1905
Herbert Cleveland Tolliver Jr
1906–1911
Edward John Tolliver Sr
1910–1991
Wilbert Woodrow Tolliver
1912–1985
Frances Marie Tolliver
1916–2008

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1905
Crawford, Kansas, United States
children

(4)

    Herbert Cleveland Tolliver Jr

    Male1906–1911Male

    Edward John Tolliver Sr

    Male1910–1991Male

    Wilbert Woodrow Tolliver

    Male1912–1985Male

    Frances Marie Tolliver

    Female1916–2008Female

Parents and Siblings

    John Isom Toliver

    Male1861–1931Male

    Female1860–1945Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 14

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Telfer .2 Americanized form of the Italian family name Taliaferro (cognate with 1), from tagliare ‘to cut’ + ferro ‘iron’, probably applied as a nickname for a metal worker or a fierce fighter (see genealogical note).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • H C Tolliver, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Cleve Tolliver, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Herbert C Tolliver, "United States Census, 1920"

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