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Elijah Marion Ellis
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1823
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 26, 1865
Murray County
Georgia, USA

The July 26, 1860 Census Coosawattee Post Office Calhoun Gordon County,GA list Elijah M. Ellis age 37 farmer wife Elizabeth (Tucker) Ellis age 27 domestic daughter Rosa E. age 7 sons James age 5 Elijah M. age 5 months living in household #1111 personal estate 100.

Resaca Ga July 6th 1864
Capt. S. B. Moe }
A.A.G. Dis. of the Etowah }
Capt.
I do hereby respectfully pray that I be excepted under Gen. Order No. 2, HdQrs. Dis of the Etowah, Chattanooga, Tenn, June 28th 1864, on the following grounds

1st I am and ever have been strictly loyal to the government of the United States and have opposed secession in all its forms at all times and places.

2nd I have been robbed by the rebel troops because I was a Union man,

3rd I have given valuable information to the Federal troops with regard to to roads & c,

My residence is about two (2) miles from the railroad and (3) miles from Resaca Ga. between that place & Tilton Ga.
I am Capt.
Respectfull E. M. Ellis

{Subscribed & sworn to before me at
Resaca Ga, this 6th day of July 1864 }
James E. Graham Lieut. & Prv. Mar.

[TRANSCRIBER NOTE: Transcribed by dkp from a digital attachment sent by Lynda Gibbs, pulled from fold3.com. The attachment was a facsimile image of the handwritten document.] 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James E Ellis (1791 - 1849)
  Nancy McClure Ellis (1790 - 1871)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Elizabeth Tucker Ellis (1828 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Rosamond Evelyn Ellis Roberts (1853 - 1935)*
  James Callaway Ellis (1855 - 1930)*
  Elijah Marion Ellis (1859 - 1949)*
  Nancy Elizabeth Ellis Cash (1862 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Washington Ellis (1812 - 1849)*
  Thomas Jefferson Ellis (1815 - 1891)*
  James Madison Ellis (1816 - 1909)*
  Elijah Marion Ellis (1823 - 1865)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery
Chatsworth
Murray County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
Record added: May 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19326365
Elijah Marion Ellis
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Elijah Marion Ellis
Added by: Tonia Kendrick
 
 
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RIP 2nd Great Grand Uncle
- Gary Ellis
 Added: Sep. 3, 2014
My Great Great Grandfather, may he rest in peace.
- Lynda Ellis Gibbs
 Added: Apr. 27, 2012
God Bless
- kari
 Added: Feb. 18, 2009
 
 
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