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

Find all Ellises in:
 • Lower Coulter Cemetery
 • Casey County
 • Kentucky
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Richard Ellis
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: 1770
Norfolk
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
 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  John Ellis (1796 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
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
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service