Alma Kirklin

about 1900–10 September 1964 (Age 64)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Alma

Alma Kirklin was born about 1900, in Alabama, United States as the daughter of Jasper Parish and Dacia Atkins. She married Oliver Bruner Tillery about 1920, in Jefferson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Covington, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Loango, Covington, Alabama, United States in 1910. She died on 10 September 1964, in Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Forest Hills Memorial Park, Snowdoun, Montgomery, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Bruner Tillery
Alma Kirklin
Marriage: about 1920
Roland Tillery
John R Tillery
Earl Reese Tillery

Spouse and Children

about 1920
Jefferson, Alabama, United States


    Roland Tillery


    John R Tillery


    Earl Reese Tillery


Parents and Siblings

    Jasper Parish


    Dacia Atkins




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 0

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 12

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.

Age 17

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain.1. Perhaps a variant of English Kirkland . 2. Alternatively, a respelling of German Kerkeling , a Low German form of Kirchner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alma Kirkland in household of Arnassa Brook, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alma Tillery in household of Oliver B Tillery, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alma Tillery in household of Oliver B Tillery, "United States Census, 1930"

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