Artilda Turcie Dunman

10 March 1861–10 March 1938 (Age 77)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Artilda Turcie

When Artilda Turcie Dunman was born on 10 March 1861, in Alabama, United States, her father, John Carlton Dunman, was 39 and her mother, Mary Jane Cranford, was 25. She married James R Whaley on 10 July 1879, in Blount, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Cullman, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Boone Township, Columbia, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 March 1938, in Columbia, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

James R Whaley
Artilda Turcie Dunman
Marriage: 10 July 1879
Mary Jane Whaley
Drueziller Whaley
James D Whaley
Oscar Grover Whaley
Ollie F Whaley
Luther Ira Whaley
Nellie Jewel Whaley

Spouse and Children

10 July 1879
Blount, Alabama, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Carlton Dunman


    Mary Jane Cranford




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Pea Ridge

Age 1

By the time the Battle of Pea Ridge happened the Union forces had pushed Confederates through Missouri and Arkansas. This battle was important in securing Missouri for the Union and opening Arkansas for the Union.

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 21

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Southern English: variant of Downman, a topographic name for a downland dweller. Compare Downer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Tursia Whaley in household of Fred Bailey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Artilley Whaley in household of R James Whaley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Tersey A Whaley in household of James R Whaley, "United States Census, 1900"

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