Tillman Williamson "Tip" Graham Jr.

9 August 1849–30 November 1907 (Age 58)
Cass, Texas, United States

The Life of Tillman Williamson "Tip"

When Tillman Williamson "Tip" Graham Jr. was born on 9 August 1849, in Cass, Texas, United States, his father, Tillman Williamson Graham, was 32 and his mother, Jane Jency Williams, was 27. He married Elizabeth West "Lizzie" Wood on 10 June 1872, in Bailey, Grady, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 30 November 1907, in Hope Township, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Bailey Cemetery, Bailey, Grady, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Tillman Williamson "Tip" Graham Jr.
1849–1907
Elizabeth West "Lizzie" Wood
1857–1950
Marriage: 10 June 1872
Archie Mildred Graham
1873–1938
Thomas Marion Graham
1876–1938
Jess Granville Graham
1877–1966
Buck Graham
1879–
Vivan Carlson Graham
1880–
Benjamin Charles Graham
1881–1940
Tot William Graham
1883–1976
Tod Graham
1883–
Cass McNatt Graham
1885–
Jimmy Clyde Graham
1888–
John Claude Graham
1888–
Clyde Graham
1888–
Mable Clara Graham
1892–1892

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 June 1872
Bailey, Grady, Oklahoma, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1850 · Compromise of 1850

Age 1

The United States Congress passed a package of five separate bills in an attempt to decrease tensions between the slave states and free states. The compromise itself was received gratefully, but both sides disapproved of certain components contained in the laws. Texas was impacted in several ways; mainly, the state surrendered its claim to New Mexico (and other claims north of 36°30′) but retained the Texas Panhandle. The federal government also took over the public debt for Texas.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Gaelic: From the Gaelic words "gruama," meaning surly, stern, morose, dark, gloomy; "gruamach," meaning surly, stern, frowning, grim; or "gruaimean," meaning a surly man, a man with a frowning visage

Sources (3)

  • Tip Graham, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Tillman William Graham in entry for Benjamin Charles Graham, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Tillman Wiliamson Graham, "Find A Grave Index"

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