1876 Elmer James Pulis

Born: Jan. 29, 1876 at Honesdale, Wayne County, PA Died: Nov. 12, 1957 at Wilsall, Park County, Montana Wilsall is about 30 miles due north of Livingston, Montana. His father was James Mortimer Pulis. His mother was Jane Brown. He was the twin brother of Emery Brown Pulis. Elmer was married to Huldah Marie Johnson on Apr. 12, 1906. The photo shows Elmer and Huldah, presumably with their three sons; It was taken about 1944 at Grigsby's Studio in Livingston, Montana. The Grigsby Studio operated in Livingston, MT from 1910 to 1945. I have the original of this photograph. Shown in the photo are - back row, left to right: 1908 Ivan T. Pulis - born in South Dakota 1910 Milton Pulis - born in South Dakota 1918 Harley M. Pulis - born in Montana front row, left to right: 1876 Elmer James Pulis 1879 Huldah Marie Johnson Pulis Elmer was a successful sheep rancher for years in Montana and later a successful cattle rancher. Elmer is listed in the 1906 index of property owners for Walworth County , South Dakota for property listed under No. 123:76:30 source: index for Walworth County , South Dakota,Property owners complied by Roger W. Ehrich. The 1940 census for Wilsall, Park County, Montana (as of April 1) lists: Elmer J. Pulis age 64, Head of Household Huldah age 61, wife Milton age 30, son born about 1910 in South Dakota Harley age 21, son born Feb. 17, 1918 in Montana Ivan T. age 32, son born Apr. 17, 1908 in South Dakota Bessie age 27, daughter-in-law Dwight Pulis age 1, grandson (born 1939 in Montana) Information from: Charles Bryce Woodruff Gary Pulis James Alan Sherman Genealogy HOME Search Tool