Mary PARKER[1, 2]

Female 1756 - Aft 1840  (85 years)


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  • Name Mary PARKER 
    Born 1756  , Caswell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • She was age 84 in 1840, which confirms her birth year as 1756.
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1827  Millers District, Jackson County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    listed as resident 
    Census 1840  , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Elijah Ellis was enumerated as head of household. The household includes one male under five (likely Madison,4), two males 5 to 10 (likely Walter, 6 and Josiah, 8), one male 30 to 40 (Elijah, 40), one female under five (likely Berthenia, 2), one female 5 to 10 (possibly Mary Ann, 11), one female 30 to 40 (likely Lavica Santer), and one female 80 to 90 (Mary Ellis, 84 - enumerated as a Revolutionary War Pensioner).
    Military 13 Mar 1840  , Gilmer, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • "she was allowed pension on her application [W.4431] executed March 13, 1840, while a resident of Gilmer County, Georgia, aged eighty-four years." - from U. S. Genweb.

      The pension was granted at the rate of $20 per annum and commenced on 04 Mar 1831, with $180 paid in arrears. - from pension application
    Died Aft 1840 
    • Mary "died in Elijay, Ga., and was/is supposedly buried in a small cemetary there that I think is owned by Conagra. Not sure at the moment just who owns that site."
    Notes 
    • "It appears that Mary's maiden name was Parker, and Moses Parker was her brother. Moses lived next to Walter and Mary in NC and moved to Georgia when they did. Walter was appointed Guardian to Moses's daughter, Mary, after Moses died."

      http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~lynda77/we2.htm
    Person ID I2103  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2010 

    Family Walter ELLIS,   b. 1750, , , North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1821, , Jackson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 8 May 1776  [1, 2
    • "Soldier married May 8, 1776, Mary ---."
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth ELLIS,   b. 3 Oct 1778, , Caswell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1805  (Age 26 years)
     2. Ann ELLIS,   b. 8 Mar 1781, , Caswell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1782  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Stephen ELLIS,   b. 27 Aug 1783, , Caswell, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1867, , Gwinnett, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Mary ELLIS,   b. 13 Feb 1786, , Greene, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. 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)
    +6. Isaac Henry ELLIS,   b. 20 Jan 1798, , Greene, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1864, , Gwinnett, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +7. Elijah ELLIS,   b. 9 Dec 1800, , Greene, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1863, Toccoa, Fannin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F180  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1756 - , Caswell, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S124] iArchives, "Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files," database and images, Footnote.com (www.footnote.com : NARA).
      Pension file of Mary Ellis, widow of Walter Ellis, Pension Number W.4331, National Archives, Washington, D.C.; digital images, "Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application," iArchives, Footnote.com (http://www.footnote.com: accessed 19 October 2008).

    2. [S111] Gilmer County Georgia USGenWeb Archives.
      Commissioner. "Military Record." Letter to Rev. John E. Ellis. 10 Nov. 1923. Atlanta, Georgia. Gilmer-Jackson County GaArchives Military Records.....Ellis, Walter 1923 Revwar - Pension. 26 May 2007. Gilmer County Georgia USGenWeb Archives. 18 Mar. 2008 (http://files.usgwarchives.net/ga/gilmer/military/revwar/pensions/ellis352gmt.txt).

    3. [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: , Gilmer, Georgia; Roll: 42; Page: 13. (Reliability: 3).
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1840usfedcenancestry&h=1746396&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

    4. [S84] Lynda Gibbs, Ellis and Keener Connections (Rootsweb Personal Website).
      Canup, Eylene. "Walter Ellis Synopsis." Ellis and Keener Connections Website. 18 Oct. 2008 (http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lynda77/we1.htm).