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Richard Ellis
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Birth: 1770
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep., 1827
Casey County
Kentucky, USA

Born in Norfolk, Virginia, Richard ELLIS was an adventurer. At the age of 17, he settled in Casey County, Kentucky where he FOUNDED the TOWN of ELLISBURG.

In Harrison, Kentucky on February 7, 1795 Richard ELLIS took Elizabeth "Kitty" JOHNS to be his wife. To this union were born Seven Children:

1 - John Ellis born 1796
2 - Patsey Paulene Ellis born 1804
3 - Druzilla/Drusilla Ellis born 1805
4 - James B. Ellis born 1806
5 - Burrell/Burl Ellis born 1811
6 - Nancy Ann Ellen Ellis born 1813
7 - William Ellis

SOURCE: The Men, Women, Events, Institutions & Lore of Casey County, Kentucky by W. M. Watkins 1939
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  John Ellis (1796 - 1879)*
*Calculated relationship
Lower Coulter Cemetery
Casey County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Carole Whittemore
Record added: Feb 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47503509

Blessings to my Gr-Gr-Gr-Great Grandfather Richard Ellis and our Ellis families!
- Carole Whittemore
 Added: Feb. 3, 2010

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