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James Franklin "Frank" Ellis
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1865
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 25, 1941
Sedgewickville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA

Farmer; married Miss Grindstaff May 9, 1886.
Children
Walter Franklin Ellis 1887-1972
Kerry Lee Ellis 1888-1955
Ethel Hannah Bollinger 1890-1963
Nellie Maude Michael 1892-1927
Mary Margaret Bollinger 1895-1967
John William Ellis 1897-1950
Blanche Statler 1899-1993
Katie Ball 1904-1977
Rev. E. C. Ellis 1907-1976

The Southeast Missourian
Cape Girardeau MO
Monday, May 26, 1941
James F. Ellis, 76 years old, who lived for 74 years on the same farm near Sedgewickville, died of a heart ailment at 3 a.m. Sunday at his home. He had been in ill health for several weeks.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at the Flatwoods Methodist Church near the home and burial will be in the church cemetery, with Seabaugh Funeral Home service. The body will remain at the family home until time for the rites.
Mr. Ellis, who had retired from farming, was born Jan. 19, 1865 in Tennessee, but came to Missouri with his parents when two years old. He had been a lifelong member of the Methodist Church.
He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Hannah Ellis, four sons, Rev. J. W. Ellis of near Sedgewickville and formerly pastor of Grace Methodist Church here, Rev. E. C. Ellis, a Methodist minister of Salem, Walter F. Ellis of Stonewall, Ark., and K. L. Ellis of Sedgewickville; four daughters, Mrs. H. J. Bollinger of Millersville, Mrs. E. S. Bollinger of Sedgewickville, Mrs. Lawrence Statler of Jackson, and Mrs. J. L. Ball of Biloxi, Miss.; 40 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Knox Polk Ellis (1840 - 1906)
  Margaret Sample Ellis (1831 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Aleverinda Grindstaff Ellis (1867 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  Kerry Lee Ellis (1888 - 1955)*
  Ethel Hannah Ellis Bollinger (1890 - 1963)*
  John William Ellis (1897 - 1950)*
  Katie Grindstaff Ellis Ball (1904 - 1977)*
  Edward Charles Ellis (1907 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Franklin Ellis (1865 - 1941)
  George Finis Ellis (1866 - 1932)*
  Mary Emma Ellis (1868 - 1881)*
  Ida Margaret Ellis Bollinger (1874 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Flatwoods Cemetery
Sedgewickville
Bollinger County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: brenda joyce
Record added: Jul 02, 2008
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James Franklin Frank Ellis
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James Franklin Frank Ellis
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James Franklin Frank Ellis
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- James Ellis
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- brenda joyce
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