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Lilly J Merrell Ensley
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Birth: Dec., 1867
Madison County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1927
Burke County
North Carolina, USA

Lilly is the daughter of Marion Haley Merrell and Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" West. (Per online family trees.) She was born in Bull Creek, Madison county, NC and is a sister to Augusta, Laura and Zebulon Ransom Merrell.

Their mother died in 1878 and their father then married Orra unknown and had a son, Thomas Johnson Merrell.

Her father would die in 1883.

Lilly married Alfred Ensley and they are the parents of Reuben Ensley. The 1910 census shows both Alfred and Reuben working as weavers in a cotton mill.

Lilly was admitted to the asylum in the Spring of 1913 and died here 14 years later of pellagra. 
Broughton Hospital Cemetery
Burke County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: r27 g35
Maintained by: Suzannah McCuen
Originally Created by: J. Gretchen Lowman
Record added: Mar 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25301885
Lilly J <i>Merrell</i> Ensley
Added by: Suzannah McCuen
Lilly J <i>Merrell</i> Ensley
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 Added: May. 7, 2012

- Suzannah McCuen
 Added: Mar. 16, 2012

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