Joseph D Tillery

Male29 November 1866–3 April 1951

Brief Life History of Joseph D

When Joseph D Tillery was born on 29 November 1866, in Bertie, North Carolina, United States, his father, Eppurnitus Peterson Tillery, was 27 and his mother, Ann Elizabeth Dunning, was 19. He married Emma J Harrell in January 1885, in North Carolina, United States. He lived in Woodville, Bertie, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Lewiston Woodville, Bertie, North Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 3 April 1951, in Bertie, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Lewiston Woodville, Bertie, North Carolina, United States.

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Joseph D Tillery
Nancy Lurenda Hall
Marriage: 16 December 1892
Rennie Elizabeth Tillery

Sources (11)

  • J D Tillery, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph D Tillery, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Joseph D Tillery, "United States Census, 1910"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1892Roxobel, Bertie, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (1)

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    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 1

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1877 · Last Troops Leave

    Age 11

    In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 24

    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

    Scottish: habitational name from Upper Tillyrie in Orwell (Kinross-shire). The placename derives from former royal land named in Gaelic tulach ‘hillock’ + rìgh ‘king’ (or possibly ruighe ‘slope’). The name is also scattered in England from the 17th century onward.

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

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