I stumbled upon your genealogy web site while doing a Google search on myself for possible negative information.I didn't find any, but I did find you.I don't see my particular branch in here, so, I thought I'd contribute some of it.Ready for a boatload? I'd really like to participate.
My Father is Edward Gershamm Tillman (1925- ), Arkansas (possibly Cove or Dyas(sp?) - trouble locating birth records)He now lives in Pine Valley, California. Joined USMC at age 16 during WWII, was discharged upon discovery of his age. Entered the US Army in 1947, transferred to the US Air Force upon its creation, and retired from the USAF an E-6 in 1972. My siblings are Wendy Dawn Tillman (ne: Hacke) (1957- ), of San Jose, CA; and Jay El Tillman (nm) (1958- ), Pine Valley, CA. My mother is Lila Lorrane James (ne: Tillman), (1933-2005), of Edna Mae Coates (ne: James)and John Lester James (Missouri).
I am Edward James Tillman (1953- ), Mather AFB, Sacramento, CA.Now living in San Antonio, Texas. I attended Kubasaki High School, Okinawa, Japan; Klamath Union High School, Klamath Falls, OR; and graduated from Casa Roble HS in Orangevale, CA. Entered U.S. Air Force, 1972. Left USAF 1982 to attend University of Texas at San Antonio (1982-86, BA Political Science) returned to commissioned service in the USAF (1986-1991). Currently teaching applied computer sciences for a local junior college.
My children (by Brenda Ann Hauser [1945 - ], of Outer Banks, NC) include: Stefan Marshall Tillman, (1973- ), born Travis AFB, CA. Currently serving US Navy in Washington state; Geoffrey Scott Tillman, 1975, born Travis AFB, CA. Currently resides in Vallejo, CA. My children (by Margaret Diana Meier [1954- ] of Monroe, MI) include Amanda Jean Tillman (1983 - ), San Antonio, Tx, currently pursuing MA in English at St. Mary's University; and Kimberly Anne Tillman (1985-1998) deceased by medullar carcinoma. One daughter by adoption, Mandi Lynn Tillman (was Mandi Rypinski)(Topeka, KS, 1983- ), Married Leonard Earl Maye (of Mobile, AL) 2006 - one daughter, Winona Avolon Maye (2007- ), born San Antonio, Tx.
Hope this helps, and that I haven't been too presumptuous by jumping in.