Mary E. Hulse

January 1870–
Washington, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary E.

When Mary E. Hulse was born in January 1870, in Washington, Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas M Hulse, was 22 and her mother, Mary A McGee, was 25. She married James R Shipley on 5 December 1885, in Washington, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Civil District 12, Washington, Tennessee, United States in 1920 and Johnson City, Washington, Tennessee, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

James R Shipley
Mary E. Hulse
Marriage: 5 December 1885
Walter G. Shipley
Essie M. Shipley
Emblem Elizabeth Shipley
Ralph Shipley
Edward Shipley

Spouse and Children

    James R Shipley



5 December 1885
Washington, Tennessee, United States


    Walter G. Shipley


    Essie M. Shipley



    Ralph Shipley



Parents and Siblings

    Thomas M Hulse


    Mary A McGee




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 0

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 0

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 31

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German (Hülse): topographic name for someone who lived where holly grew, Middle Low German huls, hüls.2 English (mainly Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Cheshire, recorded in the mid 13th century in the forms Holes, Holis, and Holys. This probably represents a Middle English plural of Old English holh ‘hollow’, ‘depression’ ( see Hole ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Hulse in household of Thomas Hulse, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Shipley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Hale in household of J B Hale, "United States Census, 1910"

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