William "Tip" Harrison Herring was my great granduncle, the sixth child and third son of George Washington and Lucy Simco Herring.
William "Tip" Harrison Herring was born January 6, 1840 in Callaway County Missouri.
Zelda Skinner Herring died Oct. 13, 1887 and is buried in the Herring (1) Family cemetery, south of Fulton.
William "Tip" Harrison Herring was on the 1900 Callaway Co., Mo. census, living as a border with a Austin Harris family in Fulton Twp., occupation farmer. In 1920, he was living on the corner of Court and E. Court St. in Fulton Missouri. He is listed as head of house.
He died on Feb. 15, 1923 in Jefferson City, Cole, Missouri. He may also be buried in Herring (1) Family cemetery, but his headstone is no longer there.