Surname Saturday: Ellis


My Ellis family line starts with Rosa Evelyn, my 2nd great-grandmother. She was born 28 March 1853 in Murray County, Georgia, where she lived almost her whole life. She married Martin LaFayette Roberts on 27 January 1872, in Murray County. They had eight children in 18 years. She died on 25 March 1936, in Murray […]

On this date. . .the 23rd of May

Births Nancy Elizabeth (Forrester) Marshall was born in 1848 in Fannin County, Georgia. Deaths Sarah Malinda (Hemphill) Porter died in 1907. Marriages James E. Ellis and Nancy McClure were married in 1812 in Haywood County, North Carolina (my 4th great-grandparents). Magdalin Elrod and James Meady Roberts were married in 1914 in Murray County, Georgia. Click […]

On this date. . .the 2nd of March

Births William McDonald Hemphill was born in 1820. Sentha M. Searcy was born in 1829 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Dewey Hobson Pendley was born in 1898 in Spring Place, Georgia. Deaths William Green died in 1837 in Haywood County, North Carolina. Keziah (Stroud) Green died in Haywood County, North Carolina. Leander Perkins Lytle died […]