Ella Lucinda “Ellie” <I>Barker</I> Phillips

Ella Lucinda “Ellie” Barker Phillips

Birth
Alarka, Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Death 18 Feb 1940 (aged 53)
Alarka, Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Bryson City, Swain County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 30085931 · View Source
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Ella Lucinda Barker was the daughter of Merriman Micaja "Mack" Barker and Dulcenia S "Dulcie" Upton. She was born on Baines Mountain in the Alarka Community of Swain County.

"Ellie", as she was commonly known, married John Worth Cochran on 18 Mar 1909 in Swain Co, NC. Their marriage was performed by: William Joseph McClanahan, Justice of the Peace at his home. Witnesses were: William Anderson McClanahan, Western W. Woody and T. Oliver.

Five children would be born to this union:
1) Nettie Cochran (1909-aft 1910 census)
2) Ethel Purgie Cochran (1910-1994)
3) Ernest Coleman Cochran (1912-1994)
4) Lewis Daniel Cochran (1914-1992)
5) Fred Cochran (1916-aft 1920 census)

John Worth Cochran preceded Ella in death on 21 Aug 1920 at their home in the East Alarka Community from Tuberculosis.

After the death of John, Ella would marry Cairs Marvin "Pink" Phillips on 17 Mar 1924 in Swain County. Their marriage was performed by: M.F. Brendle, Baptist Minister at M.F. Brendle's house on Alarka. Millard Brendle, Mrs. M.J. Brendle, witnesses.

Three children would be born to this union:
1.) Elizabeth
2.) Paul
3.) Lois (1930-2008)

Bio by: Trails of History


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  • Maintained by: Trails of History
  • Originally Created by: Kristen
  • Added: 26 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30085931
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ella Lucinda “Ellie” Barker Phillips (13 Jun 1886–18 Feb 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30085931, citing Brendle Hill Cemetery, Bryson City, Swain County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Trails of History (contributor 47272808) .