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R. E. Ellis

Booneville, Prentiss County, Mississippi, USA
Death 23 Jul 1949 (aged 68)
Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 180560519 · View Source
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Census records show his name as Reuben but the Death Certificate is "Ruben".

Occupation: County Agent, retired
Father: John Ellis
Mother: Ida Norwood
Informant: Mrs. R.E. Ellis
Cause: Coronary Thrombosis
Burial: Sunset Cemetery
Bowlin & Riggs Mortuary
Source: TN Death Certificate

Census records list his wife as Jeanette T. Ellis.

Reuben's parents appear in the 1880 Census for Booneville, Mississippi. His father is John S. Ellis, age 30, occupation is postmaster and born in Mississippi. His mother is Ida S. Ellis, age 24, born in Tennessee. They have a son named Bertram, aged 8 months.

1900 Census Alcorn Mississippi
John Ellis, Head, born March 1850, age 50,
Ida Ellis, wife, born Feb 1856, age 44
Norwood Ellis, son, born Oct 1879, age 21
Reuben Ellis, son, born May 1881, age 18
Edd Ellis, son, born Dec 1885, age 14
Annie Lou Ellis, daughter, born June 1887, age 13

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  • Created by: Mary & Kent
  • Added: 20 Jun 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 180560519
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for R. E. Ellis (25 May 1881–23 Jul 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 180560519, citing Sunset Cemetery, Dresden, Weakley County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Mary & Kent (contributor 47170788) .