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George Washington Eller
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1856
Belmont County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1905
Shirley
Tyler County
West Virginia, USA

Per his marriage license, George was born in Belmont County, Ohio. The delayed birth certificates of two of his children state that he was born in Temperanceville. His county of birth on his death certificate was Washington, but the informant was the undertaker. The names of his parents are unknown, however family lore says his mother was a DeLong. It was also said that his parents died when he was 7 and he was then raised by the DeLongs.

George married Charlotte Miller, the daughter of John Miller and his wife, Sarah Strosnider, on July 17, 1878. They married in Tyler County, WV at the home of the bride's father, Rev. Samuel Warner officiating.

By the 1880 census, George, Charlotte and Pearley were living in the Meade District of Tyler County and George was a farmer.

In the 1900 census, the family was living in the McElroy District of Tyler County.

George and Charlotte had eleven children:
Daisy B., 1878-1879
Peter (Pearley), 1880-1956
George Wilson, 1882-1883
William Clinton, 1884-1966
Lillian Dory, 1884-1957
James Homer, 1886-1912
Ora Della, 1889-1956
Emery Elmer, 1891-1968
Ada Blanche, 1895-1968
Mary Louise, 1897-1930
Loris Glenn, 1903-1955

George spelled his name Eller - Charlotte and most of their children began spelling the surname Ellers later in life.

George died of consumption. His son Peter is buried next to him. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte Miller Ellers (1856 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  Peter Eller (1880 - 1956)*
  Lillian Dory Ellers Hunt (1884 - 1957)*
  William Clinton Ellers (1884 - 1966)*
  James Homer Ellers (1886 - 1912)*
  Della Ellers Greene (1889 - 1956)*
  Emery Elmer Ellers (1891 - 1968)*
  Ada Blanche Ellers Bolyard (1895 - 1968)*
  Mary Louise Ellers Bunner (1897 - 1930)*
  Loris Glen Ellers (1903 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
George W. / Eller / Born / Jan. 7, 1856 / Died / Feb. 12, 1905 / Another link is broken / In our household band, / But a chain is forming / In a better land
 
Burial:
Shirley United Methodist Church Cemetery
Shirley
Tyler County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: EliseLB
Originally Created by: Bonnie (Orr) Ball (inact...
Record added: Feb 05, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13232647
George Washington Eller
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George Washington Eller
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George Washington Eller
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- Bonnie (Orr) Ball (inactive)
 Added: Feb. 20, 2006
 
 
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