Aug. 25, 1873 Chelsea Jefferson County Indiana, USA
Nov. 30, 1946 Chelsea Jefferson County Indiana, USA
Ella was the only child of Andrew and Martha Jane (Stallsworth) Getty. She obtained a certificate to teach, but remained on the family farm and helped her parents. On January 6, 1898, she married Franklin Benjamin Bruce.
They had seven children: William Gail Bruce; Getty Alexander Bruce; Helen Martha (Bruce) Bell; Franklin Clarence Bruce; Ruby May (Bruce) Hooker; James Andrew Bruce; and Elizabeth Ann (Bruce) Ellis.