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James Melton Ellis
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1833
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1910
Dry Fork
Barren County
Kentucky, USA

James Melton Ellis is the son of George Ellis and Kittiniah B. Gillock Ellis. He married Sarah Jane Greer January 24, 1862 in Barren co., Ky. They had at least nine children.

"James M. Ellis owned a farm on Ellis Mill Road in Barren county, Kentucky in 1867-68 from Peters Creek to Ware House Road. By 1869 he had sold it to Nathan Poynter." SOURCE: ( Barren County, Kentucky Roads Rook 2" compiled by Sandra K. Gorin, Gorin Genealogical Publishing, August 1994.)

James and Sarah Greer Ellis are buried in the Ellis Cemetery on the old John and Elizabeth Chapman Ellis farm. By the latter part of the 1900s, thirty tombstones were able to be found and read, and the farm was owned by Kenneth Mattingly. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Ellis (1796 - 1851)
  Kittiniah B. Gillock Ellis (1805 - 1868)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Jane Greer Ellis (1840 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Korah Ellis (1861 - 1862)*
  Annie Morgan Ellis (1863 - 1886)*
  George Bryant Ellis (1865 - 1946)*
  Nettie Florence Ellis Davis (1869 - 1936)*
  Woodard Dougal Ellis (1871 - 1891)*
  James Dee Ellis (1874 - 1903)*
  Quintus D. Ellis (1879 - 1880)*
  Roy Page Ellis (1886 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Verlindia Jane Ellis Childress (1826 - 1897)*
  Harriett C. Ellis (1831 - 1843)*
  James Melton Ellis (1833 - 1910)
  Eliza J. Ellis Bradshaw (1839 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ellis Cemetery #2
Tracy
Barren County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: D&PNutt
Record added: Jan 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83409008
 


- Connie (Cross) Krueger
 Added: Jul. 15, 2012
 
 
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