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 James Jackson Bellis

James Jackson Bellis

Birth
Orrick, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Death 23 Sep 1922 (aged 75)
Orrick, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Burial Orrick, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 19927900 · View Source
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James Jackson Bellis was the son of Sarah Ann Owen and Samuel Bellis, both of Kentucky, then early residents to Ray County, MO. J. J. Bellis resided in the vicinity of his birth for the greater part of his life. His siblings were: Isabell Margaret (Leake), Mary Charlotte (Parrott) and William McCrosky Bellis.

He married Mary Etta Tarwater on March 13, 1870. They had 11 children: first and second children died at birth and were not named, Johnnie (died young), Willie (died young), Sally (Dugan), Alonzo, Maudie Jane (Dugan), Ed, Nora (Dugan), Charley J. and Mary Charlotte (Durbin).

"Mr. Bellis lived a useful life, and his passing is regretted by many friends throughout Ray County" (Orrick Newspaper, 3/20/1847)

Source: John Gordon and Mary Rountree Family Record compiled by Eilene B. Pennisten, 1959; Samuel Bellis Family Bible



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  • Maintained by: Nancy Hagood
  • Originally Created by: Tiffsgenealogyadventure
  • Added: 16 Jun 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19927900
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Jackson Bellis (20 Mar 1847–23 Sep 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19927900, citing Lewis Cemetery, Orrick, Ray County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Nancy Hagood (contributor 47381031) .