Son of Charles Ellis,brother of Mrs.Elizabeth T.Munford(George Wyther Munford).Boyhood companion of Edgar Allan Poe.
President of the Bank of Chicago;was associated in an advisory capacity with the Auditor's Office of the Treasury Department in Washington,D.C.
Graduated from the University of Virginia.
Secretary of the American legation in Mexico.
Worked in the family business,Ellis & Allan Tobacco Company and was president of the James River & Kanawha Canal Company.
Bio By Paula Lucy Delosh
Euphania Clairborne Taylor Ellis