Julia A TATUM Mini tree diagram

Edgar James FULLINGIM1,2,3

29th Dec 18911,2,3 - 14th Jun 19713

Life History

29th Dec 1891

Born in Ardmore, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory.1,2,3

14th Jun 1971

Died in Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma.3

after 14th Jun 1971

Buried in Rosedale Cemetery, Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma.3

Other facts

 

Married Julia A TATUM

Notes

  • 1920 Federal Census, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, 8 May, ChickasawTownship, District 171, page 2A,  Hse #23, Fam #26
    Fullingim, Edger [sic] J  Head  Rents  M W 28 Married OK MS AL StockFarm Laborer
    Fullingim, Julia A Wife F W 23 Married OK TX TX
    Fullingim, Henry Brother M W 25 Single OK AL MS Stock Farm Laborer
    Tatum, Joe B Boarder M W 21 Single OK TX TX Stock Farm Laborer

    Joe B Tatum is Julia's brother.  Joe was also enumerated that year inhis parents' household in the same township.

    1930 Federal Census, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, 3 April, Ada, District4, page 3A, 330 5th St, Hse #40, Fam #42
    Fullingim, Edgar A Head Rents No Radio M W 38 Married at age 25 OK NYOK Cement Plant Laborer
    Fullingim, Julia Wife F W 34 Married at age 20 OK AR AR
    Fullingim, Joffre Son M W 10 Single OK OK OK
    Fullingim, Floyd Son M W 8 Single OK OK OK
    Fullingim, Lloyd Son M W 8 Single OK OK OK
    Fullingim, J B Son M W 3yrs1mo Single OK OK OK
    Fullingim, Eugene Son M W 1yr9mos Single OK OK OK

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    Edgar James Fullingim
    Birth Dec. 29, 1891 Ardmore, Carter County, Oklahoma, USA
    Death Jun. 14, 1971 Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, USA

    Edgar James Fullingim was born on Dec 29, 1891, at Ardmore, IndianTerritory, the fourth of eight children born to Isaac Foster andMartha Ann "Mattie" (Golden) Fullingim. He had just turned two yearsold when his next older brother, Horris Lee, died at age three fromsmoke inhalation and burns he received when his night clothes caughton fire. Edgar was only six years old when his mother died from"childbirth fever" a few days after she had given birth to her eightchild (fifth son).

    MILITARY RECORD: Edgar James Fullingim enlisted on 7 June 1917 at Ft.Sill, Oklahoma; received an Honorable Discharge from the United StatesArmy on 14 May 1919; A.S. C. No. 1489687, Pvt. 1st Class, Unassigned(Last assigned) Co. "I", 165th Infantry.
    Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions:
    St. Mihiel Offensive, Sept 12-16, 1918
    Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Oct 11- Nov 9, 1918
    Pannes Essey Sector Sept 17-30 , 1918
    Army of Occupation Nov 12, 1918, to Mar 5, 1919
    A.E.F. July 31, 1918 - April 26, 1919

    Shortly after his discharge Edgar was married to Julia M. Tatum on 24May 1919 at Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma. Together they had eightchildren, Joffrey (1920), twins Floyd and Lloyd (1921), twin daughterswho were stillborn, Joe Bob "J.B." (1927), Eugene (1928), and daughterMintha (1931).

    OBITUARY
    EDGAR JAMES FULLINGIM
    Funeral services for Edgar James Fullingim, 504 E. 7th, were at 2 p.m.Wednesday in the Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Mr. Fullingim died Monday,14 June 1971, in a local hospital. He was 79.

    He was a retired fireman for Ideal Cement Plant. He was a member ofthe American Legion and was a veteran of World War I.

    At the time of his death Edgar was survived by his wife, Julia, of thehome; five sons, J.J., and Lloyd, Ada; Eugene, Oklahoma City; J.B.,Covina, California; and Floyd, Tulsa; one daughter, Mrs. Buell Jones,Ada; two brothers, J.E. [Joe Ernest] and Henry, Antlers, Oklahoma;nineteen grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.

    Vance Wyley was in charge of the services and interment was inRosedale Cemetery. Mr. Fullingim's grandsons were the casket bearers.

    PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS:
    John Fletcher Fullingim, Sr.
    Talitha Cumi "Mollie" (Sikes) Fullingim

    Parents:
    Isaac Foster Fullingim (1854 - 1920)
    Martha Ann Golden Fullingim (1868 - 1897)

    Spouse Julia M. Tatum Fullingim (1896 - 1982)

    Children:
    Lloyd Fullingim (1921 - 1994)
    Floyd Fullingim (1921 - 1982)
    Joe B. Fullingim (1927 - 1991)
    Eugene Fullingim (1928 - 1992)

    Burial Rosedale Cemetery, Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma, USA

    Maintained by J. Michael Fullingim; Created by Shelley Sep 15, 2004
    --  Find A Grave Memorial# 9464554,http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=9464554EdgarJames Fullingim
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Sources

  • 1. 1920 Federal Census, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma
    • 8 May, Chickasaw Township, District 171, page 2A,  Hse #23, Fam #26
  • 2. 1930 Federal Census, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma
    • 3 April, Ada, District 4, page 3A, 330 5th St, Hse #40, Fam #42
  • 3. Find a Grave Memorial Registry

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