Homer Price Tillman

1928–1996 (Age 68)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Homer Price

When Homer Price Tillman was born on 5 March 1928, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Francis Raymond Tillman, was 36 and his mother, Olivia Shannon, was 33. He died on 31 December 1996, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 68.

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Homer Price Tillman
Elizabeth A Lovelady

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  • Elizabeth A Lovelady


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World Events (8)

1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 3

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1939 · First Oil Well in Mississippi Located in Yazoo County

Age 11

Fredric F. Mellen was a geologist that was surveyed a clay and minerals project. While doing this he instead struck oil and started the oil industry in Mississippi.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 19

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Tilman .2 Americanized spelling of German Tillmann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Homer P Tillman in household of Francis R Tillman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Homer Tillman in household of Raymond Tillman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Homer Tillman, "Mississippi Enumeration of Educable Children, 1850-1892; 1908-1957"

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