Henry Keeling Ellyson

Henry Keeling Ellyson

Birth
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Death 27 Nov 1890 (aged 67)
Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 15 - plot 105
Memorial ID 23797435 · View Source
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The son of Onan and Mary Jane Huot Ellyson. In 1865 he became a partner in the "Richmond Daily Dispatch." He was a leading citizen of Richmond in business, civic and political life. He was a Deacon of Second Baptist Church and Secretary of the State Mission Board of Virginia. He published at his own expense the "Southern Baptist Missionary Journal." He was Sherrif of the City of Richmond from 1857 to 1865. He was Mayor of Richmond in 1870.


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  • Created by: George Seitz
  • Added: 6 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23797435
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Keeling Ellyson (11 Jul 1823–27 Nov 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23797435, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by George Seitz (contributor 40539541) .