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Orlando Aaron Ellis
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1831
Tioga County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1911
Marion Center
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA

At age 4, abt 1834/5, Orlando and the Asaph Ellis family moved to Allegany Co, NY from Tioga County, PA. They lived there about a year, then sometime in 1835, they moved by raft down the Allegany River to Sharpsburg, PA, a few miles north of Pittsburgh. A few months later, they settled in Bell Twp, Clearfield Co, PA (Nov 5, 1835)

Orlando enlisted in the Civil War 1861; Co A, 61st Reg PA Vol.
He was wounded 3 times and was in the battles of Fair Oaks, Chantilly, Antietam, Williamsport, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg and the Wilderness. He lost his right arm from a gun shot wound.

Orlando was town constable for 14 years and deputy sheriff for 6 years in Indiana Co, PA.

For one term he was assistant sergeant-at-arms of the house of representatives at Harrisburg, the state capital.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Asaph Chilson Ellis (1785 - 1853)
  Amanda Spencer Ellis (____ - 1844)
 
 Spouse:
  Elmira T Ellis (1840 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Jane Ellis Pierce (1868 - 1906)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Ellis (1815 - 1893)*
  Richard Spencer Ellis (1819 - 1901)*
  Moses Ellis (1823 - 1845)*
  Harriet Amanda Ellis Sunderland (1826 - 1899)*
  Lucy Eliza Ellis Kingsbury (1828 - 1892)*
  Orlando Aaron Ellis (1831 - 1911)
  Hannah Barker (1836 - 1911)*
  Asaph Ellis (1841 - 1851)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marion Center Memorial Cemetery
Marion Center
Indiana County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Dee
Record added: Jan 16, 2013
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Orlando Aaron Ellis
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Orlando Aaron Ellis
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Orlando Aaron Ellis
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Co A, 61st Reg PA Vol.; Battles of Fair Oaks, Chantilly, Antietam, Williamsport, Fredericksburg, Gettysburg and the Wilderness. Wounded 3 times.
- Dee
 Added: Jul. 3, 2014

- Civil War veteran
 Added: Jan. 16, 2013
 
 
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