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Alton Jackson TUMLINSON

Alton Jackson TUMLINSON

Male 1921 - 1942  (21 years)

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  • Name Alton Jackson TUMLINSON 
    Born 18 Dec 1921  Llano County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Apr 1930  Llano County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Justice Precinct 1, Pecan Belt Highway
    Military Alton served in the U.S. Navy with the rank Fireman 1st Class. He was killed in action and lost at sea. He as a headstone in Kingsland Cemetery in Kingsland, Texas.  [4, 5
    Died 19 Dec 1942  [2, 4
    Buried At Sea Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I26645  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 24 Dec 2007 

    Father Joseph Ellis TUMLINSON,   b. 12 May 1888, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1964, Kingsland, Llano, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Lula Savannah LEVERETT,   b. 23 Nov 1893, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1992, Llano County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1914  Llano County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • by A. H. Willbern, County Judge
    Family ID F254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Dec 1921 - Llano County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Apr 1930 - Llano County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Alton Jackson Tumlinson in uniform, abt 1941
    Alton Jackson Tumlinson in uniform, abt 1941

    Headstones
    Tumlinson, Alton Jackson
    Tumlinson, Alton Jackson
    Military marker:
    IN MEMORY OF
    ALTON JACKSON TUMLINSON
    F1 US NAVY
    WORLD WAR II
    DEC 18 1921 DEC 19 1942
    BELOVED SON AND BROTHER

    Note: Alton was lost and buried at sea. This marker was placed in Kingsland Cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S431] An Index to Birth Records: Texas 1917, Certificate #78639; Roll 1917_0016.

    2. [S77] Headstone survey, conducted by Robert C. Barritt, 18 Dec 2007.

    3. [S15] Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Llano County, Texas, ED 2, p. 1A, line 23.

    4. [S668] U.S. WW II Military Personnel Missing In Action or Lost At Sea, 1941-1946, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007).

    5. [S33] National Gravesite Locator, National Cemetery Administration, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    6. [S403] Marriage Records, Vol. 3, p. 148.


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