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James Ollie Tinney (1882 - 1945)

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James Ollie Tinney
Born in Georgiamap
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Husband of — married in Waxahachie, Ellis, Texasmap
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Died in Georgiamap
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Categories: United States Military History | World War I.



James Ollie Tinney[1] was born in 1883 in Georgia, the child of Amariah Tinney and Susan Ridgeway. He married Pluma Harless on June 14th, 1903 in Waxahachie, Ellis, Texas[2].He died on December 10, 1945[3], in Chattooga, Georgia, at the age of 62, and was buried in Trion, Georgia[4].


Date: 1930[5]
Place: Chattooga, Georgia, United States


World War I
Draft Registration: 1917-1918
Place: Grandy County, Oklahoma, United States[6]


  1. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 May 2017), James O Tinney, San Jon, Quay, New Mexico, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 144, sheet 4A, family 85, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 916; FHL microfilm 1,374,929.
  2. "Texas Marriages, 1837-1973," database, FamilySearch ( : 5 December 2014), J. O. Tinney and Pluma Horliss, 14 Jun 1903; citing Waxahachie, Ellis, Texas, , reference Page 343; FHL microfilm 1,034,621.
  3. "Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998," database, FamilySearch ( : 24 December 2014), James O Tinney, 10 Dec 1945; from "Georgia Deaths, 1919-98," database, Ancestry ( : 2001); citing Chatoga, Georgia, certificate number 28211, Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, Atlanta.
  4. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2015), James O Tinney, 1945; Burial, Trion, Chattooga, Georgia, United States of America, Trion Cemetery; citing record ID 72211762, Find a Grave,
  5. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 May 2017), J Ollie Tinney in household of Nick H Floyd, Militia District 0870, Chattooga, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1, sheet 1B, line 89, family 14, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 345; FHL microfilm 2,340,080.
  6. "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2014), James O Tinney, 1917-1918; citing Grandy County no 1, Oklahoma, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,851,777.

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