Elijah Marion ELLIS

Male 1823 - 1865  (41 years)


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  • Name Elijah Marion ELLIS 
    Born 13 Nov 1823  Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Military Nov 1837  East Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Fort Hetzel 
    Census 1840  Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1850  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Between 1853 and 1857  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Holley Springs Postmaster 
    Illness Abt 1857 
    lost sight due to Typhoid fever at age 32 
    Census 1860  Coosawattee, Gordon, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 26 Jun 1865  Spring Place, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Aft 26 Jun 1865  New Prospect Cemetery, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Household residents in 1860 census: Elijah M b. NC, Elizabeth 27 F b. NC, Rose E 7 F b. GA, James 5 M b. GA, Elijah M 8 mos b. GA

      (Medical):lost sight due to Typhoid fever at age 32 Date:abt 1857
    Person ID I2100  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 31 Oct 2010 

    Father James E. ELLIS,   b. 1791, , Greene, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1849, , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Nancy MCCLURE,   b. 20 Oct 1790, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1871, , Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 23 May 1812  , Haywood, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth McKinney TUCKER,   b. 21 Oct 1828, , Surry, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1907, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 21 Mar 1852  Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
    +1. Rosa Evelyn ELLIS,   b. 28 Mar 1853, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1936, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. James Churcell ELLIS,   b. Jul 1855, Murray County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1930, , Baker, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     3. Elijah M. ELLIS,   b. 27 Dec 1859, Spring Place, Murray, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1949, Camilla, Mitchell, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Nancy Elizabeth ELLIS,   b. 18 Aug 1862, , , Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1941, Rodentown, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Nov 1823 - Buncombe County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Address:
    Fort Hetzel - Nov 1837 - East Ellijay, Gilmer, Georgia
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    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1840 - Georgia Militia District 825, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Murray County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Mar 1852 - Murray County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Holley Springs Postmaster - Between 1853 and 1857 - Murray County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Coosawattee, Gordon, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jun 1865 - Spring Place, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 26 Jun 1865 - New Prospect Cemetery, Murray, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    James and Elijah Ellis Indian Removal
    James and Elijah Ellis Indian Removal

    Death Records
    James C. Ellis Death Certificate
    James C. Ellis Death Certificate

  • Sources 
    1. [S228] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1), Year: 1860; Census Place: Coosawattee, Gordon, Georgia; Roll: M653_124; Page: 409; Image: 410. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Elizah M Ellis
      Birth Date: abt 1823
      Birth Place: North Carolina
      Residence Date: 1860
      Residence Place: Coosawattee, Gordon, Georgia
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1860usfedcenancestry&h=11175623&ti=0&indiv=try

    2. [S217] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Seventh Census of the United States, 1850. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850. M432,), Year: 1850; Census Place: , Murray, Georgia; Roll: M432_78; Page: 216; Image: 436. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: Elijah Ellis
      Birth Date: abt 1825
      Birth Place: North Carolina
      Residence Date: 1850
      Residence Place: Murray, Georgia
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1850usfedcenancestry&h=18834202&ti=0&indiv=try

    3. [S177] New Prospect Church Cemetery.
      New Prospect Church Cemetery (Murray County, Georgia), E. M. Ellis headstone, personally photographed, 01 Nov 2008.

    4. [S585] Ancestry.com, 1840 United States Federal Census (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1840. M704, 58), Year: 1840; Census Place: , Murray, Georgia; Roll: 47; Page: 262. (Reliability: 3).
      Name: J E Ellis
      Residence Date: 1 June 1840
      Residence Place: District 825, Murray, Georgia, USA
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=1812973&ti=0&indiv=try

    5. [S614] Lynda Gibbs, comp., Ellis and Keener Connections at WorldConnect (http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ : 27 Jun 2008), http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=reg&db=lynda77&id=i00656 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S266] Murray County, Georgia, , ; Probate Court's Office, Chatsworth., Marriage Book 1847-1852; 84; Ellis-Tucker, 1852, recorded license and return (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S437] Murray County History Committee, Murray County Heritage (Roswell, Ga: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1987), p. 84 (Reliability: 3).
      Ellis, Elijah M. m. Tucker, Elizabeth M. - 31 Mar 1851