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Doctor Ellis
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Birth: May 4, 1810
Smith County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1898
Guthrie
Logan County
Oklahoma, USA

Doctor Ellis was born in Smith County Tennessee to Benjamin and Sarah Ellis. In 1813 they moved to Montgomery Co. Missouri and were among the first families to settle there. On Aug 20, 1834 Doctor married Josephine Timberlake, daughter of Andrew Broaddus and Susan Timberlake. Doctor and Josephine spent a year in Montgomery together, then moved on to Lafayette county for a couple of years before heading on to Platte county in 1837 where they settled on their homestead which grew to 236 acres with 8 living springs and 2000 apple trees. Doctor and Josephine were blessed with 10 children through the years. While on a visit to Oklahoma Territory to visit his daughter, Mary Jane Waldron, near Guthrie in Logan County, Doctor passed away, Jul 7, 1898. His body was shipped back to Platte Co. Missouri for burial in the Ellis Cemetery which he had established,donating some land from his farm. He was laid to rest next to his wife Josephine who passed away in 1887. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Ellis (1763 - 1851)
  Sarah Copeland Ellis (1770 - 1851)
 
 Spouses:
  Josephine Timberlake Ellis (1815 - 1887)
  Josephine Cynthia Timberlake Ellis (1815 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  Susana Ellis Morrow (1835 - 1870)*
  Susannah Ellis Morrow (1835 - 1870)*
  Sarah Ann Ellis Cavaner (1836 - 1908)*
  Benjamin F. Ellis (1842 - 1915)*
  Sophia Ellis Brink (1844 - 1925)*
  William Irvin Ellis (1847 - 1924)*
  Robert Ellis (1849 - 1917)*
  Mary Jane Ellis Waldron (1850 - 1917)*
  John Wesley Ellis (1853 - 1942)*
  Daughter Ellis (1861 - 1863)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Willis Ellis (1795 - 1863)*
  Doctor Ellis (1810 - 1898)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ellis Cemetery
Waldron
Platte County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: msn
Originally Created by: Deb
Record added: May 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37186450
Doctor Ellis
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Doctor Ellis
Added by: D&PNutt
 
Doctor Ellis
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Added by: Ed n Edna Lane
 
 
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In memory of my Cousin, Doctor Ellis.
- D&PNutt
 Added: Jan. 16, 2013
 
 
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