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George Delbert Ellis, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1898
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1982
Morgan County
Indiana, USA

George Delbert Ellis was the son of William David Ellis and Mary Elizabeth Hankins-Ellis born the 7th of October 1898 in Jennings Co., Indiana the youngest of five children.

He married Dorothy Cholo daughter of Andrew and Anna Barbara Cholo of Michigan, to that marriage was born four children Virginia Mae "Jean",Robert O. ,George Jr. and Leonard Lee. "The marriage ended in divorce."

George married Effie Estel Shetterly-Johnston mother of three daughters Betty, Juanita and Fern Johnston.
Together George and Effie had two daughters Ruth Evelyn and Marcia Loretta. Effie died in 1954.

In later life George married Dessie Pollard.

George's brothers are Wm. Absolm "Abby" and Reuben Ellis and his sisters are Stella Mae (Ellis)Crowser-Wells-Hittle and Minnie Jane (Ellis)Coy-Sparks-Lee-Martin-Kile

George died on the 9th of March 1982 in Monrovia, Morgan County, Indiana.
Family links: 
  William David Ellis (1858 - 1934)
  Mary Elizabeth Hankins Ellis (1861 - 1923)
  Effie Estal Shetterly Ellis (1900 - 1954)
  Dorothy Cholo Phillips (1907 - 1964)*
*Calculated relationship
Jefferson Cemetery
Grant County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec H
Maintained by: Wm. B Cornwell
Originally Created by: Lynn Stoops Chapel
Record added: Sep 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97648664
George Delbert Ellis, Sr
Added by: Wm. B Cornwell
George Delbert Ellis, Sr
Added by: Wm. B Cornwell
George Delbert Ellis, Sr
Added by: LYoung
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He was the grandson of Absolem Hankins and Elizabeth McNew Hankins.He was the great-grandson of Zedekiah McNew and Elizabeth Rodgers McNew.He was the great-grandson of Richard William McNew and Elizabeth Hoke McNew.He was the brother of W.A. Ellis, Stella...(Read more)
 Added: Apr. 2, 2016

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