Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ellises in:
 • Stewart Cemetery
 • Cookeville
 • Putnam County
 • Tennessee
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Mary Leftwich Ellis
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 9, 1889
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1973
Baxter
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

Died at age 83. Mary shares a headstone with her husband, Haskell.

Married Haskell W. Ellis on June 20, 1915 in Putnam County, Tennessee. Their child:
Kenneth Ellis (1916-1929). Died at age 13. See below.

1900 United States Federal Census shows Mary living with her parents in Civil District 11, Putnam, Tennessee. Mary was 10 years old.
1920 United States Federal Census shows Mary living in Civil District 16, Putnam, Tennessee. Mary was 30 years old and married to Haskell Ellis, age 29.
1940 United States Federal Census shows Mary living in Putnam, Tennessee. Mary was 50 years old and married to Haskell W. Ellis, age 49.

She was born to George and Anna Frances Haggard Leftwich in Boma, TN. She had three sisters and four brothers. Mary was the second child born to George and Anna. She lost her older sister Virginia when she was 15 years old and her father George a year later. After her father died she had to work in the family farm fields to help support the family. Her mother later sent her to Pleasant Hill Academy near Crossville, TN. for higher education. She later married a man named Haskel Ellis and they produced 1 son (Kenneth). Kenneth died at the beginning of the Great Depression (1929) and her husband died in 1958. She remained a widow till her dying day. After her husband died she went to live with one of her youngest brothers (Sam Leftwich). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Madison Leftwich (1861 - 1906)
  Anna Frances Haggard Leftwich (1870 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Haskell Ellis (1890 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth Ellis (1916 - 1929)*
 
 Siblings:
  Virginia E Leftwich (1887 - 1905)*
  Mary Leftwich Ellis (1889 - 1973)
  Lewis Cass Leftwich (1892 - 1961)*
  Etta E Leftwich (1894 - 1954)*
  Joe Marshall Leftwich (1897 - 1954)*
  Martha Ellen Leftwich (1899 - 1957)*
  William Samuel Leftwich (1902 - 1987)*
  Dallas Carr Leftwich (1904 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Stewart Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: Sherry Goolsby, Genealog...
Originally Created by: adalel
Record added: Jan 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47146709
Mary <i>Leftwich</i> Ellis
Added by: adalel
 
Mary <i>Leftwich</i> Ellis
Added by: adalel
 
Mary <i>Leftwich</i> Ellis
Added by: adalel
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Peace Be Unto You
- Jackson Zeigler
 Added: Nov. 14, 2014

- Christina
 Added: Nov. 5, 2014

- Maggieღ
 Added: Nov. 2, 2014
There are 130 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service