Edward Thomas Tullis

8 May 1897–14 October 1966 (Age 69)
Daugherty Township, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Edward Thomas

When Edward Thomas Tullis was born on 8 May 1897, in Daugherty Township, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John William Tullis, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Bell Black, was 22. He married Anna Minnie Sell on 24 May 1918, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Pulaski, Pulaski Township, Beaver, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Salem, Columbiana, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 14 October 1966, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Edward Thomas Tullis
1897–1966
Anna Minnie Sell
1896–1985
Marriage: 24 May 1918
Warren Edward Tullis
1921–1945
Gene Elton Tullis
1927–1997

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 May 1918
Columbiana, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

    Warren Edward Tullis

    Male1921–1945Male

    Gene Elton Tullis

    Male1927–1997Male

Parents and Siblings

    John William Tullis

    Male1868–1933Male

    Female1875–1916Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 8

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas E Tillus in household of John Tillus, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edward T Tullis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas E Tulis in household of John Tulis, "United States Census, 1900"

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