Clara Amelia Tullis

24 March 1869–24 November 1946 (Age 77)
Fairfield, Wayne, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Clara Amelia

When Clara Amelia Tullis was born on 24 March 1869, in Fairfield, Wayne, Illinois, United States, her father, John Wilson Tullis, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Irene Allen, was 26. She married Henry Bryant Hill on 23 June 1927. She lived in Norris City, White, Illinois, United States for about 5 years and Denison Township, Lawrence, Illinois, United States in 1940. She died on 24 November 1946, in Fairfield, Wayne, Illinois, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Grover Township, Wayne, Illinois, United States.

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Henry Bryant Hill
Clara Amelia Tullis
Marriage: 23 June 1927

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  • Marriage
    23 June 1927
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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1871: White, Illinois, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 21
    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.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 1506;2007: 2941; 2010: 4304)Scottish (mainly Fife): probably a habitational name from the lands of Tullois (Fife). The placename appears to be from a Scots plural form of a word borrowed from Gaelic tulach ‘hillock’; compare Tulloch , Tullie .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Clara Amelia Hill, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
    • Clara Tallis in household of John W Tallis, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Clara Allen Tullis, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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