William Sylvester Ellis

Portrait of William Sylvester Ellis

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Born: Saturday, January 3, 1874 in Union County, Illinois

Died: Thursday, November 21, 1957 in Murphysboro, Jackson County, Illinois

Buried: Fairview Christian Ch. Cemetery, Jackson County, Illinois

Lived: 83 years 10 months 18 days


Parents

Father:Benjamin Curtis Ellis An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1847/IL - 1935/IL)

Mother:Harriett M Edwards (1847/TN - 1895/IL)


Siblings

Brother: Franklin Ellis (1871/IL - )

Sister: Cora Ellen Ellis+ (1878/IL - 1918/IL)

Brother: Daniel Ellis (1880/IL - )

Brother: Ardell Emerson Ellis+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1885/IL - 1970/IL)

Sister: Anna Ellis+ (1889/IL - )


Spouses

Name: Jeanalee Bane ( - )

Name: Rosella Lee Modglin (1880/IL - IL)

  Date: 04/26/1894 (age: 20 years 3 months 23 days) - 11/21/1957 (death, 63 years 6 months 26 days)

  Place: Pomona, Jackson County, Illinois

Name: Regina Dollie Vanover (1881/IL - 1923/IL)

  Date: 11/16/1912 (age: 38 years 10 months 13 days) - 05/29/1923 (death/spouse, 10 years 6 months 13 days)

  Place: Jackson County, Illinois


Children

Daughter: Aphia Hattie Ellis+ (1894/IL - 1978/IL)

Son: Robert W Ellis (1896/IL - 1918/IL)

Son: Dewey Calvin Ellis+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1898/IL - 1965/IL)

Daughter: Ruby Pauline Ellis+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1906/IL - 1993/IL)

Son: Kenneth Ray Ellis+ (1909/IL - 1941/IL)

Daughter: Martha Lucille Ellis+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1914/IL - 2001/IL)

Daughter: Essie Magdalene Ellis+ An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1915/IL - 1997/IL)

Son: Daniel Eugene Ellis An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1918/IL - 2004)

Son: Clarence E. Ellis (1920/IL - 1921/IL)

Son: -unpublished-

Son: -unpublished-

Daughter: -unpublished-

Son: -unpublished-


Official Sources (show all)

William Ellis & Rosella Modglin Record of Marriage, 1894

William Ellis & Rosella Modglin Certificate of Marriage, 1894

William Ellis & Rosella Modglin Marriage License, 1894

Clarence Ellis Certificate of Death, 1921

Kenneth Ray Ellis Certificate of Death, 1941


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