Courty Family Genealogy

Ellis Family

This page is dedicated to the Ellis family.   My grandmother was Pearl Della Ellis.   I also have pictures of the Ellis tavern.   The family tree I have so far, much of which is unverified, is:

1 James ELLIS b. 3/20/1749 in NC d. 8/23/1827 Ellisville, Nicholas, KY. Farmer and innkeeper. Owner of the Ellis tavern.
+ Mary PEYTON b. 12/19/1758 Gloucester County, VA d. 8/26/1833 Nicholas County, KY
James and Mary were married abt. 1774 in VA
2 Mary Ann ELLIS b. 1777 Nicholas County, KY
+ John SMITH
2 Isabella Elizabeth ELLIS b. 3/12/1786 Nicholas County, KY d. KY
+ Abner BOONE b. abt. 1773
2 Elinor ELLIS b. abt. 1779
+ Joab BOONE b. abt. 1750 d. abt. 1852
Elinor and Joab were married on 9/2/1807 in Nicholas County, KY. Source: Kentucky County Marriages, 1797-1954
2 Rachel ELLIS b. 2/26/1786 Nicholas County, KY
+ Samuel SMART
2 Benjamin ELLIS b. 7/11/1790 Nicholas County, KY d. bef. 9/1834
+ Abigail WIGGINS
2 Jane ELLIS b. 1781
+ John DOUGHTY
2 James Mason ELLIS b. 11/8/1784 Nicholas County, KY d. 3/5/1871 Loogootee, Martin, IN
James is buried in Wood Cemetery, Martin County, IN
+ Francis "Fanny" DOUGHTY b. 9/28/1786 VA d. 9/1/1872
James and Francis are buried in Wood Cemetery, Martin County, IN
2 Peyton ELLIS b. 11/21/1798 Nicholas County, KY
2 Samuel ELLIS b. 11/1796 Nicholas County, KY
2 John M ELLIS b. 6/7/1774 PA or KY d. 1/5/1854 Martin County, IN
+ Lucretia WELLS b. 7/16/1775 d. 3/16/1847
John and Lucretia were married in Nicholas County, KY on 6/20/1805. Source: Entry in Nicholas County Marriage Register, Kentucky County Marriages, 1797-1954
John and Lucretia are buried in Wood Cemetery, Martin County, IN
3 William ELLIS b. abt. 1812
3 Elizabeth ELLIS b. abt. 1814
+ David MCCAMERON b. 1/30/1809 d. 9/2/1834
Elizabeth and David were married on 2/2/1833 in Martin County, IN
David is buried in Wood Cemetery, Martin County, IN
4 William MCCAMERON b. abt. 1834
3 Mary ELLIS b. abt. 1818
3 John ELLIS b. abt. 1816
3 James B ELLIS b. 6/15/1806 Bardstown, Nelson, KY d. 9/1/1879 Brown Twp, Martin, IN
+ Jane CLEMENTS b. 2/2/1813 Bardstown, Nelson, KY d. 12/12/1900 Brown Twp, Martin, IN. Source: IN Certificate and Record of Death
James and Jane were married on 10/29/1829 in Loogootee, Martin, IN. Source: Martin County Rootsweb List Archives, cited source Family Tree Maker CD #2. Marriage date also listed on Ancestry.com, Indiana Marriages to 1850
James and Jane are buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
4 John Robert ELLIS b. 2/20/1831 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 10/27/1891 Martin County, IN
+ Louisa POINDEXTER b. 6/24/1832 Claiborne County, TN d. 8/3/1885 Brown Twp, Martin, IN
John and Louisa were married on 12/25/1853 in Martin County, IN. Source: Martin County WPA Marriage Index, 1850-1920 Database. Info found in Book 1, Page 175. Index transcribed on Martin County Rootsweb web page, https://sites.rootsweb.com/~inmartin
John and Louisa are buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
5 Turley Jarilla ELLIS b. abt. 1855 Martin County, IN
5 William Fletcher ELLIS b. 6/1857 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 5/29/1935 Martin County, IN
William is buried in St Joseph's Cemetery, Bramble, Martin, IN
5 Lindsey ELLIS b. 4/7/1859 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 6/2/1899 West Shoals, Martin, IN
5 Elizabeth ELLIS b. abt. 1861 Martin County, IN d. 7/23/1863 Martin County, IN
Elizabeth is buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
5 Samuel Jefferson ELLIS b. 6/1863 IN d. 1/28/1951 Spokane County, WA
Samuel is buried in Goodwill Cemetery, Loogootee, Martin, IN
5 James M ELLIS b. 5/30/1864 Martin County, IN d. 7/11/1865 Martin County, IN
James is buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
5 Christian ELLIS b. 9/16/1869 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 3/3/1932 Jasonville, Greene, IN. Sources: Marriage License, Records of Deaths in the County of Greene
+ Lorena RICH b. 2/6/1879 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 11/30/1913 Greene County, IN. Source: Records of Deaths in the County of Greene
Christian and Lorena were married on 4/27/1898 in Brown Twp, Martin, IN. Sources: Marriage License, Records of Deaths in the County of Greene for 1913
Christian and Lorena are buried in Lebanon Cemetery, Midland, Greene, IN
6 Beulah Maude ELLIS b. 11/22/1898 IN d. 11/30/1953 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN
6 Madge E ELLIS b. 8/13/1904 IN d. 1/17/1981 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN
6 Pearl Della ELLIS b. 7/14/1908 Gilmore, Greene, IN d. 5/7/1992 Johnstown, Cambria, PA. Sources: Ancestry.com, Greene County, IN Index to Birth Records, 1885-1902; Social Security Application.
+ Henry COURTY b. 4/17/1902 Martindale, Cambria, PA d. 5/3/1969 Penn Hills, Allegheny, PA
Pearl and Henry were married on February 9, 1924 in Terre Haute, Vigo, IN.   Source: Original Marriage License.
They are buried in Deer Creek Cemetery, Cheswick, Allegheny, PA
6 Dennis O ELLIS b. 2/5/1911 Jasonville, Greene, IN d. 6/14/1911 Jasonville, Greene, IN (twin of Dorothy)
6 Dorothy Olive ELLIS b. 2/5/1911 Jasonville, Greene, IN d. 10/23/1985 Terre Haute, Vigo, IN
6 Thelma Ellis WOODS b. 11/8/1913 Greene County, IN d. 7/5/1933 (adopted by Woods family)
5 John Robert ELLIS b. 11/14/1873 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 3/22/1939 Martin County, IN
John is buried in Goodwill Cemetery, Loogootee, Martin, IN
+ Laura Mary HAINES
5 Wilson E ELLIS b. 1913 IN d. 12//5/2002 Loogootee, Martin, IN
+ Ruby I LEWIS b. 1912 IL d. 3/31/2012 Loogootee, Martin, IN
4 Mary Margaret Jennie ELLIS b. abt. 1832 Brown Twp, Martin County, IN
+ Benedict G MILES
4 Lucretia ELLIS b. 3/1/1836 Martin County, IN d. 3/23/1909 Martin County, IN
Lucretia is buried in St Joseph's Cemetery, Bramble, Martin, IN
+ Vincent Greenberry MILES
4 Sarah ELLIS b. abt. 1837 Martin County, IN d. 1875 IN
+ Sylvester KIDWELL
4 Basil ELLIS b. 10/9/1839 Martin County, IN d. 2/21/1858 Martin County, IN
4 Nancy ELLIS b. 10/7/1839 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 1928
4 Elizabeth ELLIS b. abt. 1842 Martin County, IN d. 7/1/1861 Martin County, IN
Elizabeth is buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
4 Jane ELLIS b. 3/1842 Brown Twp, Martin, IN d. 1920 Brown Twp, Martin, IN
+ William Jefferson STRANGE
+ Edward KIDWELL
4 Frances ELLIS 5/31/1843 Martin County, IN d. 7/23/1890 Martin County, IN
Frances is buried in Williams Cemetery, NSWC Crane, Martin, IN
4 William ELLIS b. 1/29/1846 near Burns CIty, Martin, IN d. 7/30/1922 Perry Twp, Martin, IN
+ Mary Elizabeth FISH
+ Nancy Jane STUCKEY
William is buried in Fish Cemetery
4 Mariah ELLIS b. abt. 1846 IN d. 6/15/1887
+ John KIDWELL
4 Permilia Malinda ELLIS b. abt. 1849 IN d. abt 1880 Martin County, IN
+ Patrick Joseph KIDWELL
4 James ELLIS b. 10/19/1849 Greene County, IN
+ Evaline WILLIAMS
+ Pheba J FISHER
4 Patrick ELLIS b. abt. 1853 IN d. 3/2/1936 Evansville, Vanderburgh, IN
+ Sarah Emeline WALKER
2 William ELLIS b. 4/3/1788 d. abt. 1833
+ Freelove FITZPATRICK d. abt. 1861
2 Richard ELLIS b. 10/1/1792 Nicholas County, KY d. 8/31/1839
+ Elizabeth Jane JONES
2 Hannah ELLIS b. 6/6/1795 Nicholas County, KY d. 6/1880 Adair, Nicholas, KY
+ Caleb MASTIN b. abt. 1800 d. aft. 1870
2 Susannah ELLIS b. 4/3/1800 Nicholas County, KY d. abt. 1832 Bourbon County, KY
+ William HOOK

Photographs of the Ellis family, and others
Ellis gravestones, and others

Bill Ellis's Ellis Family Website

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Courty Family Genealogy, Ellis Family, Christine M Courty (ccourty@infionline.net), 14 Sep 2018