"Captain C.B. McKinney, The Law In South Texas" (Parsons & Fitterer)
Tumlinson, Alta (group family photo)
Tumlinson, Bell (group family photo, a boy?)
Tumlinson, Benjamin Thomas (group family photo)
Tumlinson, Joseph "Captain Joe"
Tumlinson, Joseph, Dimmit County Sheriff ... several mentions, an enemy of Reynolds
Tumlinson, John G. "Pegleg" (solo photo)
Tumlinson, Joseph "Jody" (group family photo)
Tumlinson, "Little Pete"
Tumlinson, Morelda English (group family photo)
John "Pegleg" (1848-Jan 31, 1920), son of Captain Joe
The 1880 Dimmit County census shows him as a 40 year old stock raiser, born in Texas
His address Carrizo Springs Village
Tumlinson had served briefly under Captain Oglesby in the rangers
Master Roll Sept 1 - Nov 30, discharged due to his being elected sheriff
The first sheriff of Dimmit County, elected Nov 2, 1880, re-elected Nov 7, 1882
Re-elected Nov 1884, Nov 1886, Nov 1888, serving until November 1890
Sheriff of La Salle County 1892-1893
As to where Reynolds was in this period ...
N.O. Reynolds joined the rangers May, 1874 until his honorable discharge Oct 7, 1875
Ringo arrested on the disturbing the peace charge, December 1875
Ringo indicted for threatening Sheriff and Deputy, February 1, 1876
Ringo and Cooley surrendered to Burnet authorities in March 1876 and brought to Lampasas County
John Ringo was tried and convicted in Lampasas County, March 1876,
N.O. Reynolds remustered Apr 13, 1876
May 1876, several men freed John Ringo and Scott Cooley from the Lampasas jail
Sharon, Pam has all of that information we gathered on Reynolds.
What I need from WACO is all information on JOSEPH L. TUMLINSON (AKA: TOMLINSON)
Please note that there is a father, 2 brothers, and... more
Thanks you for the information. Our next step is to attempt to convince the Fredericksburg Range folks.
Joseph Tumlinson was also head of a DeWitt Co TX Militia unit during the 1861-65 war. "Capt Jo... more
Is there not enough here?
There are 2 TX Ranger groups. The one in Fredericksburg, TX supplies the Texas "Cross" markers. Their "historian" who is confused because of other Tumlinsons that were also Rangers, stated that Capt J... more