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Peter Ellis
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1804
Berkeley County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1884
Anderson
Madison County
Indiana, USA

The son of Abraham Ellis Jr. (b. 1778, d. 1840) and Elizabeth (Riner) Ellis (b. 1781-82, d. abt 1823).
His siblings were: John Ellis (b. abt 1802, d. 1837), Henry Ellis (b. abt 1804, d. aft 1837), Catherine Ellis (b. abt 1806, d. aft 1837), Elizabeth Ellis (b. abt 1810, d. aft 1837), Mary Ellis (b. abt 1812, d. aft 1837), Anna Ellis (b. abt 1814, d. aft 1837), Margaret Ellis (b. abt 1814, d. aft 1837) and Sarah "Sally" (Whitecotton) Ellis (b. 1818, d. 1908).
Peter was first married to a Sarah Stephens in 1833 in Ohio.
After the death of Sarah Stephens he was married to a widower named Mary (McCallister) Morris (b. 1823, d.1904) on June 23, 1845.
Together Peter and Mary had the following children: Francena (Guston) Ellis (b. 1846, d. 1925), William Hugh Ellis (b. 1848, d. 1920), John Hugh Ellis (b.1851, d. 1926), Clementine (Humphrey) Ellis (b. 1852, d. 1907) & Lementine (Reason) Ellis (b. 1852, d. 1930) (twins), George Washington Ellis (b. 1855, d. 1910), Elizabeth R. (Lawson) Ellis (b. 1858, d. 1940), Hugh Mc Ellis (b. 1860, d. 1939).
Peter was a farmer in Stony Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana. Peter and Mary were separated in the year 1877 but they never divorced.
Legand has it that Peter was killed when his farm house burned and his remains were buried on the farm.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Abraham Ellis (1778 - 1848)
  Elizabeth Riner Ellis (1782 - 1823)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary McCallister Ellis (1823 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Francena Ellis Gustin (1846 - 1925)*
  William Hugh Ellis (1848 - 1920)*
  John Hugh Ellis (1851 - 1926)*
  Sarah Clementine Ellis Humphrey (1852 - 1907)*
  Lementine Ellis Reason (1852 - 1930)*
  George Washington Ellis (1855 - 1910)*
  Elizabeth Ruanna Ellis Olcott (1858 - 1940)*
  Hugh McCallister Ellis (1860 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Ellis (1802 - 1837)*
  Peter Ellis (1804 - 1884)
  Catherine Ellis Wyatt (1809 - 1883)*
  Sarah Ellis Whitecotton (1818 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Presumably he was burried on his family farm Stony Creek, Madison County, Indiana.
 
Created by: Dave Jones
Record added: Jan 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23887681
Peter Ellis
Added by: Dave Jones
 
 
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Great, Great, Grandfather (2GGF) - Rest In Peace
- S Sill
 Added: Oct. 31, 2014
To my Great, Great Grandfather.
- Dave Jones
 Added: Jul. 12, 2008
 
 
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