Tressie TULEY

Person Chart


Father Date of Birth Mother Date of Birth
William Jefferson TULEY 1866 Mattie Frances MCKENNAN 05 Feb 1869


Partner Date of Birth Children
Herman ROBERTS 26 Jan 1896 Francis ROBERTS

Person Events

Event Type Date Place Description
Birth 26 Jan 1895 Ovilla, Ellis County, Texas
Marriage 17 Dec 1921 Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas


This is from Ovilla Family Histories-page 194
Teressa "Tressie" Tuley was born to Will and Mattie McKennon Tuley on J anuary 26 1895 in Ovilla, Texas. In 1921 on December 17th she married H erman Roberts of Ovilla. He was born in 1896. Herman's mother died wh en he was very young and he was raisedby his uncle Matt and Susie Robe rts Tuley. Herman and Tressie lived in and around Ovilla all their liv es. Herman was a big farmer, he raised all the crops that other farme rs in the area raised, wheat, oats, corn, etc. They lived several years o n Cockrell Hill Road just a little north of Ovilla. They had one daugh ter who died at birth. Tressie died October 12 1955 and Herman sold hi s farm and moved to Cedar Hill where he died in 1963. They are both bur ied in Shiloh Cemetery.