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Lee DeMott Ellis, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 26, 1892
Kenton County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1945
Wayne County
Michigan, USA

Lee was first married to Virgie Miller, on January 31, 1914, in Detroit, MI. They had Margretta and Lee, then Lee was widowed. He then married Lillian D. St. Aubin on August 23, 1926. They had a daughter, then Bruce, and another daughter who was born a few months after he died. The oldest, a daughter, and the younger daughter are still living, as of early 2016. He was hit and killed by a car, while walking in the rain on Woodward Avenue in Detroit. The driver fled the scene. He was a tall well built man, with a strong personality, who was also strong physically. He was an electrician, and foreman for Detroit Edison. Some family members said that he was an executive there. He was skilled in woodworking, hunting, and kept hunting dogs. He smoked cigars, and also read books by the author Rudyard Kipling. He was 53 when he passed away. 
Family links: 
  Elial Sylvester Ellis (1865 - 1954)
  Mary Ida Lloyd Ellis (1870 - 1932)
  Virginia Leah Miller Ellis (1890 - 1923)
  Lillian Delia St. Aubin Pressel (1907 - 1968)*
  Margretta Lea Ellis LeRoy (1916 - 1999)*
  Lee DeMott Ellis (1918 - 1956)*
  Bruce William Ellis (1931 - 1990)*
  Lee DeMott Ellis (1892 - 1945)
  Beatrice May Ellis Ewoldt (1908 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Otsego County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Curious
Record added: Aug 02, 2011
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Lee DeMott Ellis, Sr
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Merry Christmas in Heaven, grandpa.
- Curious
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013

 Added: Feb. 8, 2013
Though I never met you, Grandpa, I wish that I could have. May you find eternal peace, and be in the loving arms of the Lord.
- Curious
 Added: Oct. 14, 2012

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