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Lavina Dorothy Meredith Tullis
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1845
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1914
Labette County
Kansas, USA

Obituary - Mrs. J. H. Tullis - Lavina D. Meredith was born in Mahoning County, Ohio, June 15, 1845 and departed this life Sept. 16, 1914 aged 69 years, 3 months and 1 day, only 16 days after her husband, J.H. Tullis had passed away. She moved with her parents to Kosciusko County Indiana in March, 1850 and there grew to womanhood. She was united in marriage to J. H. Tullis, September 10, 1865 and from this union still survives the following children: Fernando, John, Leroy and Bruce Tullis and Mrs. Emma Sanderson, Mrs. Edna Crane and Mrs. Blanche Graue. There also survives two brothers and three half brothers John C. Meredith, Mahlon W. Meredith, and Willis Meredith of Akron, Ind., Harry Meredith of Claypool, Ind., and Harvey Meredith of Silver Lake, Indiana, 23 grandchildren all of whom mourn the loss of a kind mother and sister. She is also survived by many other relatives and a host of friends. Funeral services were held Friday afternoon at the Presbyterian Church conducted by Rev. J.C. Morgan and J.H. Summer and interment was in Lake Creek Cemetery beside her husband.

Chetopa Clipper, Chetopa, KS, Sept. 21, 1914.

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Home of James H. and Lavina (Meredith) Tullis, Bartlett, Kansas, 1900. Lavina is shown with their youngest daughter, Blanche. House shown here was replaced by a two-story home on the same site in 1902. Photo donated by Robert Peterson of Rochester, IN.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Simon C Meredith (1819 - 1882)
  Mary Ann Middleton Meredith (1824 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  James Harvey Tullis (1838 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Fernando Study Tullis (1866 - 1956)*
  Mary Tullis (1867 - 1871)*
  Harry Tullis (1872 - 1873)*
  Edna B. Tullis Crane (1873 - 1968)*
  Leroy Tullis (1875 - 1953)*
  Arthur Tullis (1877 - 1880)*
  Homer Tullis (1879 - 1886)*
  Julia Tullis (1882 - 1882)*
  Blanche Della Tullis Graue (1889 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lavina Dorothy Meredith Tullis (1845 - 1914)
  Sarah Jane Meredith Leininger (1847 - 1874)*
  Enoch S Meredith (1849 - 1852)*
  John Comley Meredith (1852 - 1929)*
  Alfred I Meredith (1859 - 1864)*
  Flora E Meredith (1861 - 1862)*
  Eliza A Meredith (1863 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lake Creek Union Cemetery
Bartlett
Labette County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section 7, Lot 102, Grave 3
 
Maintained by: Jeff T.
Originally Created by: Betty
Record added: Jul 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28141801
Lavina Dorothy <i>Meredith</i> Tullis
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Lavina Dorothy <i>Meredith</i> Tullis
Added by: Betty
 
Lavina Dorothy <i>Meredith</i> Tullis
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