Colonel Frank Wolford Cullip

15 April 1863–24 January 1946 (Age 82)
Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Colonel Frank Wolford

When Colonel Frank Wolford Cullip was born on 15 April 1863, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, his father, Wiliam Cullip, was 44 and his mother, Mary Margaret McClure, was 43. He married Nellie Belle Booth about 1891, in Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 24 January 1946, in Kenesaw, Adams, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Kenesaw, Adams, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Colonel Frank Wolford Cullip
Nellie Belle Booth
Marriage: about 1891
Emma Cullip
Clara Marie Cullip
Clarence Samuel Cullip
Mildred June Cullip
Wayne Floyd Cullip
Mabel Bernice Cullip
Lyle Franklin Cullip
Viola Arlene Cullip
Beulah Marie Cullip

Spouse and Children

about 1891
Nebraska, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Wiliam Cullip


    Mary Margaret McClure




    Melvina Sophia Jane Cullip


    Sarah Catherine Cullip


    John F. Cullip


    William W Cullip


    Green P. Cullip


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English colhope, col(l)hop ‘fried eggs and ham or bacon’, which Reaney believes to have been applied as a metonymic occupational name for the keeper of a cook house.

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

Sources (3)

  • Colonel F Cullip in household of William Cullip, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Colonel Cullip in household of Wayne Cullip, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Colonel Cullip, "United States Census, 1900"

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