Kentucky, United States
James Jacob Tison was born in May 1856, in Kentucky, United States as the son of W. H. Tison and L. E. Moore. He married Emma Keasler on 2 October 1887, in Gallatin, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Norris City, Indian Creek Township, White, Illinois Territory, United States in 1900 and Indian Creek Township, White, Illinois, United States in 1910.
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