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Bryant Ellis1,2,3,4

M, #7851, b. 18 November 1856, d. 27 October 1940
Last Edited6 August 2018

Parents

FatherElias Ellis b. between June 1802 and June 1803, d. 18 September 1881
MotherMatilda Crayden b. between June 1816 and June 1817, d. 4 July 1895

Family: Nancy Hannah Gibson b. January 1854, d. after 25 June 1880

SonBert Ellis b. 4 November 1880, d. 24 May 1972
SonCharles Robert Ellis b. 5 November 1880
SonClaude Adelbert Ellis b. 15 April 1885
SonBeryl Edmund Ellis b. February 1890

Biography

BirthBryant Ellis was born on 18 November 1856 in Indiana.G5,6,7,8,2,4
MarriageHe and Nancy Hannah Gibson were married on 27 February 1876 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO1,5,9,10,11,12
DeathBryant Ellis died on 27 October 1940, at age 83, in St. Joseph Hospital, Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.GO9,4
BurialHe was buried on 28 October 1940 in Oakland Cemetery, Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa.G4
NameBryant Ellis was also known as Briant Briant.13
ObituaryObituary.9,14
1870 Census Household residentElias was [-EventRole] to the 1870 Census of Elias Ellis 25 July 1870 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.15
Alt. NameAlt. Name: 25 June 1880, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.12
1880 CensusBryant was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of Bryant Ellis 25 June 1880 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.12
FANs ParticipantElias was [-EventRole] to the fANs of Elias Ellis 25 June 1880 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.16
HeirElias was [-EventRole] to the probate - Estate Heirs of Elias Ellis 30 September 1881 Appanoose County, IowaGO, Administrators Petition and Bond.17
Estate Petition Bond Oath and Letters of Administration (includes list of heirs)
1895 Iowa State Census1895 Iowa State Census: 1895, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.18
1900 CensusBryant and Nancy was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Bryant Ellis 25 June 1900 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.19
Census NeighborCensus Neighbor: 25 June 1900, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.19,14
OccupationHe worked as a a farmer on 25 June 1900 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.19,14
ReadWriteReadWrite: 25 June 1900, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.19
1925 Iowa State CensusBryant was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Bryant Ellis 1 January 1925 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.3
Death CertificateDeath Certificate: 28 October 1940, in St. Joseph Hospital, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaGO.4
FuneralHis funeral was held on 28 October 1940 in Johnson Funeral Home, Centerville, Appanoose County, IowaG.9,14

Citations

  1. [S48] 1885 Iowa State Census of Appanoose County, Page 76, sheet 35, Dwelling # 200, Family # 205.
  2. [S800] Indiana, Harrison, 1860 U.S. census, i ancestryi0, Digital images, M653
  3. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, line 121 and 122, Bryant Ellis Household; (ancestry.com); citing Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
  4. [S1204] Iowa. Van Buren, Ancestry, Digital Images of Death Certificates Ancestry, Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940 ." Death Certificate no. 19-40-215 (1940), Bryant Ellis.
  5. [S225] Index to Early Marriage Records Appanoose County, Iowa 1847 - 1900, Record Number: R929.37778 E12 1986
  6. [S348] Compiler: Osee Johnson Knouf, Appanoose Co. Records, This book appears to be created manually by the compiler, Page 48; a typed copy of his obituary. His place of birth is shown as Hamilton Co., Indiana. I believe this to be in error as all other records for this faimly in Indiana are from Harrison Co.
  7. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Bryant Ellis born Nov., 1856, age 43 and born in Indiana.
  8. [S544] Family: No. 2, 1895 Iowa Census, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell, Dwelling: No. 2, Page: 62, Bryant Ellis age 38 and born in Iowa.
  9. [S348] Compiler: Osee Johnson Knouf, Appanoose Co. Records, Page 48; a typed copy of his obituary.
  10. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Number of years of present marriage is 24.
  11. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, Bryant Ellis Marriage 27 Feb 1876 Appanoose, Iowa, United States Age:19 Estimated birth year:1857 Nancy H. Gibson Age:22 Estimated birth year:1854 Digital folder number:004309904 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  12. [S1160] 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, roll 326, Caldwell Township, enumeration district (ED) 21, p. 585D, dwelling 40, family 40, Bryant Ellis household
  13. [S1158] Ancestry, "Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999," database, Ancestry, i Ancestryi0, accessed 27 Jan 2018), [Bert] Ellis; Original data: "Iowa Births and Christenings, 1830–1950." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.
  14. [S797] Indiana. Harrison, Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, marriage register, Ellis-Cayden, 1851; accessed 8 May 2016.
  15. [S767] Iowa, Appanoose, 1870 U.S. census, i ancestry.comi0, Digital images, M593, roll M 593_375, Caldwell Township, p. 376 A, dwelling 209, family 209, Elias Ellis head of household, accessed 9 May 2016
  16. [S1171] Iowa, Appanoose, 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, roll 326, Caldwell Township, enumeration district (ED) 021, dwelling 38, family 38
  17. [S865] Iowa. Appanoose, Administrators, Executors, and Guardians Bonds, volume E-F, 1869-1883. Digital images, ADMINISTRATORS PETITION AND BOND, 30 September 1881; accessed 11 Jul 2016
  18. [S544] Family: No. 2, 1895 Iowa Census, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell, Dwelling: No. 2, Page: 62
  19. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A)

Nancy Hannah Gibson1,2,3,4

F, #7852, b. January 1854, d. after 25 June 1880
Last Edited24 September 2017

Family: Bryant Ellis b. 18 November 1856, d. 27 October 1940

SonBert Ellis b. 4 November 1880, d. 24 May 1972
SonCharles Robert Ellis b. 5 November 1880
SonClaude Adelbert Ellis b. 15 April 1885
SonBeryl Edmund Ellis b. February 1890

Biography

BirthNancy Hannah Gibson was born in January 1854 in New York.G2,5,6,4
MarriageShe and Bryant Ellis were married on 27 February 1876 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO2,7,8,9,10,4
DeathNancy Hannah Gibson died after 25 June 1880.4
1880 Census WifeBryant was [-EventRole] to the 1880 Census of Bryant Ellis 25 June 1880 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.4
1895 Iowa State Census1895 Iowa State Census: 1895, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.11
1900 CensusBryant and Nancy was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of Bryant Ellis 25 June 1900 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.12
ReadWriteReadWrite: 25 June 1900, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.12

Citations

  1. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53
  2. [S48] 1885 Iowa State Census of Appanoose County, Page 76, sheet 35, Dwelling # 200, Family # 205.
  3. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:Beyrl Edmund Ellis event:Marriage event date:12 Sep 1913 event place:Exline, Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:23 estimated birth year:1890 father:Bryant Ellis mother:Nancy Hannah Gibson spouse:Lucile Loretta Powers spouse's age:17 spouse's estimated birth year:1896 spouse's father:Emmett Almond Powers spouse's mother:Myra Eliza Jennings digital folder number:004320753 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  4. [S1160] 1880 U.S. census, i Ancestryi0, Digital images, T9, roll 326, Caldwell Township, enumeration district (ED) 21, p. 585D, dwelling 40, family 40, Bryant Ellis household
  5. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Nancy H. Ellis born Jan., 1854, age 46 and born in New York.
  6. [S544] Family: No. 2, 1895 Iowa Census, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell, Dwelling: No. 2, Page: 62, Nancy H. Ellis age 38 and bor in NY.
  7. [S225] Index to Early Marriage Records Appanoose County, Iowa 1847 - 1900, Record Number: R929.37778 E12 1986
  8. [S348] Compiler: Osee Johnson Knouf, Appanoose Co. Records, This book appears to be created manually by the compiler, Page 48; a typed copy of his obituary.
  9. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Number of years of present marriage is 24.
  10. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, Bryant Ellis Marriage 27 Feb 1876 Appanoose, Iowa, United States Age:19 Estimated birth year:1857 Nancy H. Gibson Age:22 Estimated birth year:1854 Digital folder number:004309904 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  11. [S544] Family: No. 2, 1895 Iowa Census, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell, Dwelling: No. 2, Page: 62
  12. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A)

Charles Robert Ellis1,2

M, #7853, b. 5 November 1880
Last Edited25 May 2018

Parents

FatherBryant Ellis b. 18 November 1856, d. 27 October 1940
MotherNancy Hannah Gibson b. January 1854, d. after 25 June 1880

Biography

BirthCharles Robert Ellis was born on 5 November 1880 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO3,4,5
MarriageHe and Daisy Kincade were married on 27 August 1905 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO6
MarriageCharles Robert Ellis and Bertha Ann Bales were married on 5 November 1921 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO7
ReadWriteReadWrite: 25 June 1900, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.8
OccupationHe worked as a a farm laborer on 25 June 1900 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.8

Citations

  1. [S42] Compiled by Kathryn Owen, Old Graveyards of Clark County, Kentucky, Record Number: R929.376954 O97o, Page 53
  2. [S48] 1885 Iowa State Census of Appanoose County, Page 76, sheet 35, Dwelling # 200, Family # 205.
  3. [S347] Appanoose County Iowa Old Age Assistance, Record Type: Compiled list of County Old Age Assistance records, Volume: (the OAA list does not include the date of the record), Page 108, record for Charles Ellis
  4. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Charles R. Ellis born Nov., 1880, age 19 and born in Iowa.
  5. [S544] Family: No. 2, 1895 Iowa Census, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell, Dwelling: No. 2, Page: 62, Charles R. Ellis, age 13 and born in Iowa Appa.
  6. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:C. R. Ellis event:Marriage event date:27 Aug 1905 event place:Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:24 estimated birth year:1881 father:Bryant Ellis mother:Nan Gibson spouse:Daisy Kincade spouse's age:20 spouse's estimated birth year:1885 spouse's father:Chas Kincade spouse's mother:Hulda Moberly digital folder number:004309932 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  7. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, name:Charles Robert Ellis event:Marriage event date:05 Nov 1921 event place:Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, United States age:40 estimated birth year:1881 father:Bryant Ellis mother:Nancy Gibson spouse:Bertha Ann Bales Boden spouse's age:40 spouse's estimated birth year:1881 spouse's father:Pleas M. Bales spouse's mother:Nancy Ann Underwood digital folder number:004320755 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  8. [S535] Family: No. 243, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: Bryant Ellis, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 243, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A)

Rosa Belle Grimes1,2

F, #7854, b. 17 December 1858, d. 25 December 1951
Last Edited26 March 2018

Parents

Family: Jesse M. Ellis b. 7 August 1854, d. 24 September 1929

DaughterMaude E. Ellis b. 9 February 1881
DaughterPearl G. Ellis b. 25 January 1883, d. 1 March 1963
DaughterNellie D. Ellis b. 23 January 1886, d. 16 July 1903
SonJohn Ellis b. May 1888, d. July 1899
SonLonnie V. Ellis b. October 1890
DaughterHazel Ellis b. May 1893
SonWard S. Ellis b. February 1895
DaughterHygiene ("Jean") Ellis b. 1 July 1900, d. after 1 September 1925

Biography

BirthRosa Belle Grimes was born on 17 December 1858 in Iowa.GO3,4
MarriageShe and Jesse M. Ellis were married on 11 April 1880 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, had an eigth unidentifed child.1,5,6,2,7
DeathRosa Belle Grimes died on 25 December 1951, at age 93, in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO3
Alt. BirthShe has conflicting birth information.2
1925 Iowa State Census WifeJesse was [-EventRole] to the 1925 Iowa State Census of Jesse M. Ellis 1 January 1925 Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.2

Citations

  1. [S51] Ellis Cousins Newsletter, Winter 1982, page 12.
  2. [S1162] Iowa, 1925 Iowa State Census, population schedule, line 22 through 25, Jesse M. Ellis household; (ancestry.com)
  3. [S77] Compiler: Appanoose Couty Genealogy Society, Appanoose County Iowa Cemeteries, Record Number: R929.37778 A646 1983
  4. [S347] Appanoose County Iowa Old Age Assistance, Record Type: Compiled list of County Old Age Assistance records, Volume: (the OAA list does not include the date of the record), Page 108
  5. [S299] Centerville Daily Iowegian & Citizen: Jesse M. Ellis Taken By Death, Location: Centerville, IA, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  6. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, Jesse M. Ellis Marriage 11 Apr 1880 APPANOOSE, IOWA Spouse: Rosa Belle Grimer Digital folder number:004309905 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  7. [S1226] Iowa. Family Search, Digital Images of Death Certificates Family Search, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940." Death Certificate (1929), Jessie M. Ellis.

William Clint Toney1

M, #7855, b. 27 November 1855, d. 12 February 1921
Last Edited20 May 2017

Family: Laura Etta Ellis b. 21 September 1865, d. 1941

DaughterNora L. Toney b. April 1883
DaughterOlive Mae Toney b. 22 February 1886, d. 21 April 1945
DaughterEtta I. Toney b. April 1887
SonWilliam Toney b. March 1889
DaughterPansy Toney b. estimated 1890
DaughterHazel Toney b. estimated 1892
SonArthur Toney b. about 1893
SonLawrence Toney b. December 1894
DaughterIva A. Toney b. July 1895
DaughterCeicle Toney b. 1897

Biography

BirthWilliam Clint Toney was born on 27 November 1855 in Illinois.G2,3
MarriageHe and Laura Etta Ellis were married on 14 January 1883 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO1,4,5,6
DeathWilliam Clint Toney died on 12 February 1921, at age 65, in Adair, Missouri, USA.GO2
NameWilliam Clint Toney was also known as William Tony.
NoteNAME: _DATE 14 JAN 1883.7
OccupationHe worked as a a farmer on 25 June 1900 in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.8
ReadWriteReadWrite: 25 June 1900, in Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.9
1900 CensusWilliam and Laura was [-EventRole] to the 1900 Census of William Clint Toney 25 June 1900 Caldwell Township, Appanoose County, IowaGO.9
ResidenceHe had a residence on 25 March 1902 in Kirksville, Adair County, MissouriG.4
Death CertificateDeath Certificate: March 1921.2

Citations

  1. [S51] Ellis Cousins Newsletter, Winter 1982, page 12.
  2. [S536] Certificate of Death of William Clinton Toney, Record Type: Missouri State Certificate of Death, Name Of Person: William Clinton Toney, Number: 5834, Copy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  3. [S538] Family: No. 244, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: William C. Toney, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 244, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), William C. Toney, born 1865, age 45 and born in Illinois.
  4. [S68] Centerville Iowegian: Prominent Citizen of Caldwell Township Passes Away Saturday, Location: Centerville, IA, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams, The obituary referred to her as Laura Toney of Kirksville.
  5. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Original data: Appanoose County, Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Centerville, Iowa or Family History Library #1007081-1007179
  6. [S538] Family: No. 244, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: William C. Toney, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 244, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Number of years of present marriage is 18.
  7. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, WILLIAM TONY LAURA ELLIS 14 Jan 1883 Appanoose IA Original data: Appanoose County, Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Centerville, Iowa or Family History Library #1007081-1007179.
  8. [S538] Family: No. 244, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: William C. Toney, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 244, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A), Born Sep., 1865, age 34 and born in Iowa.
  9. [S538] Family: No. 244, 1900 U. S. Census, Enumeration District: 13, Household: William C. Toney, County: Appanoose, State: Iowa, Township: Caldwell Twp, Dwelling: No. 244, Page: 12 (Stamped 29 A)

Frances Emma Greene1,2

F, #7856, b. 16 December 1872, d. May 1946
Last Edited23 April 2017

Family: William McCollister b. March 1867, d. 8 April 1901

DaughterLaura B. McCollister b. October 1895
DaughterIna Mary McCollister b. January 1899
DaughterSarah McCollister b. between 1902 and 1903

Biography

BirthFrances Emma Greene was born on 16 December 1872 in Alleghany County, Pennsylvania.G3
MarriageShe and William McCollister were married on 23 November 1892 The 1900 Census shows they had been married 7 years.4
MarriageFrances Emma Greene and George Ellis were married on 5 July 1904 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO, celebrated George's 80th birthday with a large gathering of Civil War veterans.1,5,6,7,8,2,9
Marriage George Ellis
Marriage of George Ellis and Emma Green
DeathFrances Emma Greene died in May 1946, at age 73.
SpouseGeorge was [-EventRole] to the 1910 Census of George Ellis 21 April 1910 Vermillion Township, Appanoose County, IowaG.10
LivingGeorge and Frances was living in 1919 in Portland, Multnomah County, OregonG.6
SpouseGeorge was [-EventRole] to the 1920 Census of George Ellis 14 January 1920 Portland, Multnomah County, OregonG.11

Citations

  1. [S54] Monica Ellis, Compiler: Monica Ellis, Email from Monica Ellis, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  2. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, George Ellis Marriage 05 Jul 1904 Appanoose, Iowa, United States Age:55 Estimated birth year:1849 Father:Elias Ellis Mother:Griten Spouse:Emma Mccollister Age:31 Spouse's estimated birth year:1873 Spouse's father:Richard Greene Spouse's mother:Sarah Irvin digital folder number:004309932 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  3. [S198] VA Pension File of George Ellis, Record Type: Veterans Pension, Name Of Person: George Ellis, File Number: CSS# 2 6 40 647, Copy of pension file in possession of Robert L. Adams, Declaration For Widow's Pension, filed by Emma Ellis 31 March 1931.
  4. [S79] Compiler: Heritage Quest, Family Quest Archives, T624-390 1920 Iowa, Subject: Appanoose County Iowa, Heritage Quest Digital Microfile T623\416\PART2\69B; Enumeration District 16 Sheet 8 (B412); Location 164/169
  5. [S79] Compiler: Heritage Quest, Family Quest Archives, T624-390 1920 Iowa, Subject: Appanoose County Iowa
  6. [S156] George Ellis Narrative, Record Type: Family record, Subject: George Ellis, The original of this document was obtained from Mildred Kuchan. The author and date written is unknown. However, the last sentence on page two indicates it was written prior to George's death on 24 Mar 1931
  7. [S198] VA Pension File of George Ellis, Record Type: Veterans Pension, Name Of Person: George Ellis, File Number: CSS# 2 6 40 647, Extracted from Declaration For Widow's Pension Act of May 1, 1920 filed 31 March 1931. Ethel Adams signed as a witness to the Declartion.
  8. [S198] VA Pension File of George Ellis, Record Type: Veterans Pension, Name Of Person: George Ellis, File Number: CSS# 2 6 40 647, Photocopy of Clerk's Certificate As To Marriage Record is included in the pension file. Marriage performed by J. W. Vannoy, Pastor.
  9. [S1250] Iowa. ancestry, Digital Images of Marriage Certificates Ancestry, marriage certificate no. 5879 (1904), George Ellis-Emma McCollister's.
  10. [S79] Compiler: Heritage Quest, Family Quest Archives, T624-390 1920 Iowa, Subject: Appanoose County Iowa, Heritage Quest Digital Microfile T624\391\PART1\65A; Enumeration District 27 Sheet 6A (stamped 65); Location 93/94
  11. [S974] 1920 U.S. census, Digital images, T625, roll T625_1503, Portland, enumeration district (ED) 170, sheet 11 A, p. handwritten 1717, dwelling 54, family 55, George Ellis, accessed 21 Feb 2015

Nellie Millie Parcel1

F, #7857, b. 18 October 1890, d. 23 May 1956
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

Family: Clarence Ernest Ellis b. 7 March 1888, d. 6 February 1967

DaughterVirginia Emma Ellis b. 26 July 1910, d. 15 September 2002
SonJohn George Ellis+ b. 20 November 1911, d. 19 January 1966
Child(Infant) Ellis b. 7 January 1913, d. 13 January 1913
DaughterHattie Grace Ellis+ b. 4 March 1914, d. 16 October 1987
SonHerbert Ellis b. 24 December 1915, d. 23 March 1999
DaughterClara Margaret Ellis b. 1 October 1917, d. 18 October 2003
SonClyde Milton Ellis+ b. 2 June 1919, d. 7 May 2009
ChildRoy Ellis b. 5 February 1921, d. 9 February 1921
SonHarold Ellis b. 4 July 1922, d. 12 February 1924
SonRobert Eugene Ellis+ b. 20 January 1924, d. 5 January 2008
SonMax Earl Ellis b. 29 August 1927, d. 24 October 2012
SonArthur Lawrence Ellis b. 13 February 1931, d. 25 May 2010
DaughterDorothy May Ellis b. 26 September 1933, d. 6 November 2009

Biography

BirthNellie Millie Parcel was born on 18 October 1890 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO1,2,3,4
MarriageShe and Clarence Ernest Ellis were married on 15 January 1910 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO2,5,6,7
Marriage Affidavit for Clarence E. Ellis and Nellie Millie Parcel
Marriage LicenseNellie Millie Parcel and Clarence Ernest Ellis were licensed to wed on 15 January 1910 in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USA.GO2
Marriage License and Affidavit for C. E. Ellis and Nellie M. Parcel
DeathNellie Millie Parcel died on 23 May 1956, at age 65, in St. Olaf Hospital, Mower County, Minnesota.GO4,8,9
Obituary for Nellie M. Ellis
Ell7857Dth
Deceased SpouseClarence was [-EventRole] to the obituary of Clarence Ernest Ellis 10 February 1967 Austin, Mower County, MinnesotaG.6,10,11,12
Clarence Ernest Ellis Obituary

Citations

  1. [S54] Monica Ellis, Compiler: Monica Ellis, Email from Monica Ellis, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  2. [S312] Marriage License and Certificate of C. E. Ellis and Nellie M. Parcel, Record Type: Marriage Certificate, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams
  3. [S600] Austin Daily Herald: 1890 Mrs. Clarence Ellis 1956, Location: Austin, Minnesota, Page: Page 6, Nellie M. Parcel was born to Mr. and Mrs. John Parcel, Centerville, Iowa, Oct. 18, 1890.
  4. [S366] Compiler: Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002, certid# 1956-MN-009913 ELLIS, NELLIE MILLIE Date of Birth: 18 Oct 1890 Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE Mother Maiden Name: FRIE
  5. [S600] Austin Daily Herald: 1890 Mrs. Clarence Ellis 1956, Location: Austin, Minnesota, Page: Page 6, She was united in marriage with Clarence E. Ellis on Jan. 15, 1909.
  6. [S591] Austin Herald: 1888 Clarence Ellis 1967, Location: Austin, Minnesota, Page: Page 7
  7. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 19 May 2017, Clarence Ernest Ellis, 25565023.
  8. [S643] Austin Daily Herald: Mrs. Clarence Ellis, Location: Austin, Minnesota
  9. [S600] Austin Daily Herald: 1890 Mrs. Clarence Ellis 1956, Location: Austin, Minnesota, Page: Page 6, Mrs. Clarence Ellis passed away at 5 p.m. May 23, at St. Olaf Hospital.
  10. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 29 Jul 2017, Grace Hattie Ellis Weiss, 25549102.
  11. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 1 Aug 2017, Clara Margret Ellis Curtin, 28410831.
  12. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 2 Aug 2017, Clyde Milton Ellis, 36892975.

Wilmor Austin Curtin1,2

M, #7860, b. 12 August 1915, d. 9 November 2003
Last Edited25 May 2018

Biography

BirthWilmor Austin Curtin was born on 12 August 1915.3
MarriageHe and Clara Margaret Ellis were married on 21 August 1937 in Austin, Mower County, Minnesota.G4,1,5,6,3
DeathWilmor Austin Curtin died on 9 November 2003, at age 88, in Dodge Center, Dodge County, Minnesota.G3
BurialHe was buried.3
NameWilmor Austin Curtin was also known as Wilmor A. "Pat" Curtin.3
ResidenceHe had a residence in Austin, Mower County, MinnesotaG.
ResidenceHe had a residence in Dodge Center, Dodge County, MinnesotaG.
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 20 July 2008, in Riverside Cemetery, Dodge Center, Dodge County, MinnesotaG.3

Citations

  1. [S54] Monica Ellis, Compiler: Monica Ellis, Email from Monica Ellis, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  2. [S365] Compiler: Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002, Name: Patricia Lee Curtin Birth Date: 28 Dec 1950 Birth County: Mower Birth State: Minnesota Father: Wilmor Austin Curtin Mother: Clara Margaret Ellis File Number: 1950-MN-053411
  3. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 2 Aug 2017, Wilmor Austin "Pat" Curtin, 28410944.
  4. [S1278] "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 07 Sep 2017), Marriage of Clara M. Ellis and Wilmor A. Curtin.
  5. [S365] Compiler: Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002, Name: Richard Thomas Curtin Birth Date: 15 Sep 1941 Birth County: Mower Birth State: Minnesota Father: Wilmar A Curtin Mother: Clara Ellis File Number: 1941-MN-003849
  6. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 1 Aug 2017, Clara Margret Ellis Curtin, 28410831.

Louise Marguerite Gorman1,2,3

F, #7861, b. 9 December 1922, d. 20 January 2001
Last Edited7 September 2017

Family: Clyde Milton Ellis b. 2 June 1919, d. 7 May 2009

SonGary Dean Ellis b. 11 September 1941, d. 1 September 1972
SonBaby boy Ellis b. 20 February 1956, d. 21 February 1956

Biography

BirthLouise Marguerite Gorman was born on 9 December 1922 in Austin, Mower County, Minnesota.G4,5,3
MarriageShe and Clyde Milton Ellis were married on 20 June 1941 in Mower, Minnesota, United States.G2,6,7,3
MarriageLouise Marguerite Gorman and Clyde Milton Ellis were married on 20 June 1941 in Mower, Minnesota, United StatesG, Name Clyde M Ellis Gender«tab»Male Event Type«tab»Marriage Event Date«tab»20 Jun 1941
Event Place«tab»Mower, Minnesota, United States
Spouse's Name«tab»Louise M Gorman
Spouse's Gender Female.
Clyde M. Ellis and Louise M. Gorman Marriage Register
DeathLouise Marguerite Gorman died on 20 January 2001, at age 78, in Austin, Mower County, Minnesota.G4,5,8,3
BurialShe was buried on 25 October 2008 in Grandview Cemetery, Austin, Mower County, Minnesota.GO4,3
Find A GraveFind A Grave: 15 August 2005, in Grandview Cemetery, Austin, Mower County, MinnesotaGO.3

Citations

  1. [S365] Compiler: Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002, Name: Brian Clarence Ellis Birth Date: 20 Feb 1956 Birth County: Mower Birth State: Minnesota Father: Clyde Milton Ellis Mother: Louise Marguerite Gorman File Number: 1956-MN-064340
  2. [S54] Monica Ellis, Compiler: Monica Ellis, Email from Monica Ellis, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  3. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 2 Aug 2017, Louise M. Gorman Ellis, 11541027.
  4. [S426] Mower Co., Minnesota GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~mnmower
  5. [S683] Social Security Administration Death Index, LOUISE ELLIS
  6. [S590] Austin Daily Herald: Clyde M. Ellis, Location: Austin, Minnesota
  7. [S1233] i Find A Gravei0, digital images, accessed 2 Aug 2017, Clyde Milton Ellis, 36892975.
  8. [S590] Austin Daily Herald: Clyde M. Ellis, Location: Austin, Minnesota, He is preceded in death by his wife, Louise on Jan. 20, 2001.

Ruth Magdelene Wesendorf1,2

F, #7862, d. after 26 April 2008
Last Edited8 September 2017

Family: Robert Eugene Ellis b. 20 January 1924, d. 5 January 2008

SonStephen Ernest Ellis b. 19 August 1951, d. 11 December 2003

Biography

MarriageRuth Magdelene Wesendorf and Robert Eugene Ellis were married on 11 June 1949 in Mower County, Minnesota.G1,2
Robert E. and Ruth M. Wesendorg Marriage Register
MarriageRuth Magdelene Wesendorf and Robert Eugene Ellis were married on 11 June 1949 in Mower County, MinnesotaG, Name Robert E. Ellis Gender Male Event Type Marriage Event Date 11 Jun 1949
Event Place Mower, Minnesota, United States
Spouse's Name Ruth M. Wesendorf Spouse's Gender Female
Page25.3
Robert E. Ellis and Ruth M. Wesendorf Marriage Register
DeathRuth Magdelene Wesendorf died after 26 April 2008.

Citations

  1. [S54] Monica Ellis, Compiler: Monica Ellis, Email from Monica Ellis, Recipient: Robert L. Adams
  2. [S365] Compiler: Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002, Name: Timothy Scott Ellis Birth Date: 26 May 1955 Birth County: Mower Birth State: Minnesota Father: Robert Eugene Ellis Mother: Ruth Magdelene Wesendorf File Number: 1955-MN-063435
  3. [S1278] "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949," database, Family Search, i Family Searchi0, accessed 08 Sep 2017), Marriage of Robert E. Ellis and Ruth M. Wesendorf; Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949.

Harrison Columbus Benefiel1

M, #7864, b. 8 September 1869, d. 19 July 1957
Last Edited14 January 2018

Family: Cora Della Ellis b. 29 July 1871, d. 30 March 1961

SonOtis H. Benefiel b. 29 September 1890, d. 2 April 1949
DaughterBlanche Nellie Benefiel b. 5 March 1896, d. 7 October 1990
DaughterMargaret Elsie Benefiel b. 9 January 1904
SonWilliam C. Benefiel b. 17 July 1907, d. 27 December 1980
Back Row: Otis Benefiel & wife Mable (Million) Benefiel, Issac Gravie & wife Blanch (Benefiel) Garvie. Front Row: Margaret Benefiel, Harry Benefiel, William "Bill" Benefiel & Cora Della (Ellis) Benefiel. Photo courtesy of Scott Wolf

Biography

BirthHarrison Columbus Benefiel was born on 8 September 1869 in Iowa.GO2
MarriageHe and Cora Della Ellis were married on 27 November 1889 in Appanoose County, Iowa.GO3,4,5,2,6
DeathHarrison Columbus Benefiel died on 19 July 1957, at age 87, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.G2,7
BurialHe was buried in Harbor Rest Memorial, Costa Mesa, Orange County, California.G8
NameHarrison Columbus Benefiel was also known as Harry Benefiel.5
NameHe was also known as Harry Benefield.4
NameHe was also known as Harry Bennefield.
ResidenceHe had a residence in OklahomaG.3
Alt. MarriageThey has conflicting marriage information.9,3

Citations

  1. [S71] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project, Url: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Wolf Family Tree Entries: 319 Updated: 2004-07-19 03:45:32 UTC (Mon) Contact: STEVEN WOLF Downloaded 24 Jul 2004 aka Harry C. Benefiel Later in his life.
  2. [S71] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project, Url: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Wolf Family Tree Entries: 319 Updated: 2004-07-19 03:45:32 UTC (Mon) Contact: STEVEN WOLF Downloaded 24 Jul 2004 Harrison Columbus BENEFIEL was born 8 Sept, 1869 in Iowa, and died 19 July, 1957 in Los Angeles, California. He married Cora Della ELLIS 27 Nov, 1889 in Appanoose Co. Iowa, daughter of William Morrison ELLIS and Margaret Ann ELLIS. She was born July 1871 in Iowa.
  3. [S68] Centerville Iowegian: Prominent Citizen of Caldwell Township Passes Away Saturday, Location: Centerville, IA, Photocopy in possession of Robert L. Adams, The obituary referred to her as Della Bennefield of Oklahoma.
  4. [S245] Compiler: S. Thompson Lewis, Biographical and Genealogical History of Appanoose and Monroe Counties, Iowa
  5. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Name: HARRY BENEFIEL Spouse: DELL ELLIS Marriage Date: 27 Nov 1889 County: Appanoose State: IA
  6. [S662] IA County Marriages 1838 - 1934, Url: https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1805551, Harry Benefiel Marriage 27 Nov 1889 Appanoose, Iowa, United States Age:20 Estimated birth year:1869 Dell Ellis 18 Estimated birth year:1871 Digital folder number:004309907 "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934." Index. FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org : accessed 2012. Citing Iowa Court Clerks. County Marriage Records. County Courthouses in Iowa.
  7. [S158] MyFamily.com, Inc., Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original electronic data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, 19--. Name: BENEFIEL, HARRY C Social Security #: 0 Sex: MALE Birth Date: 8 Sep 1869 Birthplace: IOWA Death Date: 19 Jul 1957 Death Place: LOS ANGELES Mother's Maiden Name: SHAW Father's Surname: BENEFIEL
  8. [S71] RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project, Url: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Wolf Family Tree Entries: 319 Updated: 2004-07-19 03:45:32 UTC (Mon) Contact: STEVEN WOLF Downloaded 24 Jul 2004 Buried at Harbor Rest Memorial in Costa Mesa Cal. In an unmarked grave.
  9. [S51] Ellis Cousins Newsletter, Winter 1982, page 12.

Earnest Ellis1

M, #7865, b. 30 May 1884
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherMillard Ellis b. between June 1861 and June 1862, d. after 25 June 1880
MotherEllen Ellis b. between June 1860 and June 1861, d. after 25 June 1880

Biography

BirthEarnest Ellis was born on 30 May 1884 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, His date of birth is shown as 5/1884 in the 1900 Census.1,2,3
MarriageHe and Lela Blanche were married.2
WWI Draft RegistrationWWI Draft Registration: 12 September 1918, in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, USAGO.4
EllD0043 Earnest Ellis WWI Dra

Citations

  1. [S70] 1900 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Entry 167/172
  2. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, Registration of Earnest Ellis
  3. [S347] Appanoose County Iowa Old Age Assistance, Record Type: Compiled list of County Old Age Assistance records, Volume: (the OAA list does not include the date of the record), Page 108, record for E. C. Ellis
  4. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, Earnest Ellis

Clyde Warren Ellis1,2,3

M, #7866, b. 15 December 1886, d. 11 November 1966
Last Edited27 January 2018

Parents

FatherMillard Ellis b. between June 1861 and June 1862, d. after 25 June 1880
MotherEllen Ellis b. between June 1860 and June 1861, d. after 25 June 1880

Family: Mina Packard b. 22 May 1887, d. 23 October 1971

DaughterLola Wynema Ellis b. 10 June 1908
SonHarry Warren Ellis b. 31 January 1910, d. 3 October 1985

Biography

BirthClyde Warren Ellis was born on 15 December 1886 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, His date of birth is shown as 12/1886 in the 1900 Census.4,5,3
MarriageHe and Mina Packard were married about 1907.6
DeathClyde Warren Ellis died on 11 November 1966, at age 79.5
WWI Draft RegistrationWWI Draft Registration: January 1917, in Clinton County, MissouriG.3

Citations

  1. [S51] Ellis Cousins Newsletter, Winter 1990, page 14.
  2. [S70] 1900 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Entry 167/172
  3. [S338] Compiler: Inc, MyFamily.com, WWI Draft Registrations, Url: http://www.ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18 [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002. National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,277 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, Clyde Warren Ellis born 15 Dec 1886 in Centerville, Iowa
  4. [S70] 1900 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Entry 167/172 His date of birth is shown as 12/1886 in the 1900 Census.
  5. [S444] Grundy Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~mogrundy/cemetery/masonice.html, Trenton Masonic Cemetery, Grundy County, MO ELLIS, Clyde 15 Dec 1886 - 11 Nov 1966 son of Millard & Ellen (SWINFORD). h/o Mina (PACKARD)
  6. [S444] Grundy Co., Missouri GenWeb, Url: http://www.rootsweb.com/~mogrundy/cemetery/masonice.html, Trenton Masonic Cemetery, Grundy County, MO ELLIS, Mina (PACKARD) 22 May 1887 - 23 Oct 1971 dau of John & Sarah (JONES) PACKARD. wife of Clyde ELLIS

Vernie L. Ellis1

F, #7867, b. September 1889
Last Edited19 April 2017

Parents

FatherMillard Ellis b. between June 1861 and June 1862, d. after 25 June 1880
MotherEllen Ellis b. between June 1860 and June 1861, d. after 25 June 1880

Biography

BirthVernie L. Ellis was born in September 1889 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, Date of birth shown as 9/1889 in the 1900 Census.1

Citations

  1. [S70] 1900 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Entry 167/172

Shirley Ellis1

F, #7868, b. March 1892
Last Edited20 May 2017

Parents

FatherMillard Ellis b. between June 1861 and June 1862, d. after 25 June 1880
MotherEllen Ellis b. between June 1860 and June 1861, d. after 25 June 1880

Biography

BirthShirley Ellis was born in March 1892 in Appanoose County, IowaGO, Her date of birth is shown as 3/1892 in the 1900 Census.1

Citations

  1. [S70] 1900 US Census of Appanoose County, Iowa, Record Type: US Census Population Schedule, Location: Appanoose Co., IA, Entry 167/172

Leelover1

F, #7870
Last Edited6 September 2017

Biography

MarriageLeelover and William Ellis Gravitt were married.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 11

James Stookesberry1,2

M, #7871
Last Edited25 May 2018

Family: Livisa Gravitt b. 23 July 1851, d. 11 July 1906

DaughterNora May Stookesberry b. 1 March 1886
SonJake Stookesberry b. 8 October 1888

Biography

MarriageJames Stookesberry and Livisa Gravitt were married on 19 November 1874.2

Citations

  1. [S51] Ellis Cousins Newsletter, Winter 1990, page 14.
  2. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 5

Peter Jarvis1

M, #7872
Last Edited22 April 1998

Biography

MarriagePeter Jarvis and Mary Elanor Gravitt were married on 9 July 1874.1

Citations

  1. [S739] Elaine Bukove, Compiler: Elaine Bukove, Gravitt Descendents, Unpublished genealogical report, without sources, prepared by Elaine Bukove for Robert L. Adams, Page 5