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ELLIS *John W.

Male 1839 - 1901


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  • Name  ELLIS *John W. 
    Born  23 Feb 1839  Harrison County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    _UID  113924885C2F654BAC8AE38D9B19BE0E57AB 
    Died  2 Jan 1901  Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Trimble Cemetary, NE Township, Orange, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I323  Ancestors of Catherine Yvonne King | The Ancestors of Catherine King from the Virginia King Family of Stafford and Louisa County, Virginia
    Last Modified  6 Jul 2006 

    Father  ELLIS *Edward,   b. 12 May 1805, Virginia/Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1862, Morgan Township, Harrison County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  HOLTZCLAW *Martha, (Holsclaw),   b. 21 Aug 1805, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1881, Morgan Township, Harrison County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Mar 1824  Harrison County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F138  Group Sheet

    Family  POTTER *Martha J.,   b. 18 Sep 1845, Paoli, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1922, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  13 Oct 1862  Paoli, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Index to Marriage Record 1826-1920 Inclusive, Volume 1, Letters A-K Inclusive.
      Orange County, Indiana
      Original Record Location: County Clerk's Office Paoli, W.P.A. Compiled by Indiana Work
      Progress Administration
      Book # C-2, Original Source Page # 120
    Children 
     1. ELLIS Minnie E,   b. 17 Oct 1866, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. ELLIS Anna B,   b. 22 May 1868, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1870, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. ELLIS Ida M.,   b. 21 Jul 1870, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1883, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. ELLIS *Mary Alice,   b. 4 Oct 1872, Orleans, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1943, Lake Worth, Palm Beach, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. ELLIS Charles S.,   b. 19 Feb 1875, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. ELLIS Edward E,   b. 16 Jan 1877, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. ELLIS Estrella,   b. 29 Apr 1879, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. ELLIS Arthur,   b. 26 May 1881, Orange County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. ELLIS Ethel,   b. 28 Nov 1884, Paoli, Orange, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F134  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Trimble Cemetery by Gary and Robert E. Lane
      Location: Northeast Township, Orange County, Indiana. SE 1/4 section 7 T2N R2E, 1-1/2 miles west
      of Washington County line.

      Goodspeeds History of Orange County, Indiana ( 1884 )
      Goodspeed Publishing Company 1886, page # 634
      John W. Ellis is a native of Harrison County, Indiana, his birth occuring February 23, 1839, and he is the
      eighth born of a large family of children, the parents being Edward and Martha ( Holtzclaw ) Ellis. These
      parents were both natives of Kentucky, and their respective briths were May 12, 1805 and 1806, and their deaths were in 1862 and April 7, 1881. John W. came to Orange County in 1861, where he rented and farmed one year, and in 1862 enlisted in Company C, Sixty-sixth Indiana Volunteer Infantry, serving until
      the close of the war and participating in all the battles of this regiment, including the memorable march
      to the sea and the Grand Review at Washington, D.C. He then returned to Orange County and resumed
      agricultural pursuits. He here owns 388 acres of well improved land, which is the fruit of his own industry.
      Mr. Ellis is a staunch Republican in politics and from 1878 to 1882 served his township with credit as
      Trustee. October 13,1862, he wedded Martha J., daughter of Isacc and Martha ( Doak ) Potter, who was born in Orange County, September 18, 1844. The following children have blessed their union: Minnie E.,
      born October 17,1866; Annie B. , May 22, 1868, died December 10,1870; Ida M. , July 21, 1870, died June 6, 1883; Mary A., October 4, 1872; Charles S., February 19,1875; Edward E.; January 16,1877; Estrella, April 29,1879, and Arthur, May 26, 1881.
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      John W. Ellis, Residence: Orange County Indiana.
      Enlistment Date: 31 July 1861
      Distinquished Service
      State Served: Indiana
      Unit #: 574
      Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 31 July 1861
      Enlisted in Company B, 24th Infantry Regiment Indiana.