Sometimes spelled Elis,
Hosted by John E. Ellis, Mobile, Alabama
In memory of Dixie McCrary without whose
work we would all be lost.
This site focuses on the Ellis family
England or Wales to Jamestown, Virginia (1636-1642)
(Surrey or Sussex counties) migrating
through Warren County (on Hawtree Creek), North
and to Nashville (on
Creek), Davidson County, Tennessee (1795-1819).
If you're in this line we want to hear
Common given names are Edward, Benjamin,
Jeremiah, John, Joshua, Littleton, Albert & Alfred Hardy
charts of this family line
photos of 1770 home in Warren County, North Carolina and Hawtree Creek
of Ellis family cemetery in Davidson County, Tennessee
We only have information for the above
your Ellis line is not in the above family then try ECN below:
We will also provide some various links
others who specialize in researching
the ELLIS family name in the US and UK.
The main research group for this family
ELLIS COUSINS NEWSLETTER in Grand Prarie, Texas.
Their internet homepage is: http://www.worthey.net/ellis
We are ECN members and totally supportive
of their efforts and recommend you subscribe.
are some interesting Ellis things:
*4 Miles west of
West Point, Mississippi
on north side of Hwy 50 off US Hwy 45
Roster of Confederate Soldiers named Ellis Click
Additional family names I'm
in Alabama and as noted:
Carley, Owen, Patrick, John &
James (circa 1850 from New Orleans, Louisiana);
Petithory, James (circa 1850
through ?? through Ohio to Mobile);
Singleton, Joseph (Joe) T.
Richard, Sr.)& Robins, Delilah (Clarke County,
Sawyer, Dionysious (father Wiley)
& Daniel, Elizabeth (Monroe County, Ala);
(Click Here for list of
Alexander, Benjamin and son Obediah
Morgan, Rachael (circa 1821 from North Carolina);
Grimsley, William Dixon (circa
1821 originating in Springfield, Washington County, Kentucky)
Found this but don't know of any
Some interesting links to visit:
One of the greatest sources of information
on the web: Places,
rivers, cemeteries, etc. with the name of Ellis
descendants of Edward Ellis of Virginia (from 1636) hosted by Sharon L.
Other contributors are:
Douglas-Lenk of Richmond, WA; Ethel Ellis of Hollow Rock, TN;
Steve Flowers of Pinto, MD; Lynda
Campos of Jacksonville, NC
Much of this info is also in
McCrary's 1978 book on the Surry-Sussex, Virginia Lines.
Group-- check it out
County Texas: http://www.rootsweb.com/~txellis/
Kansas Local Homepage
County Oklahoma--Yahoo search
County Kansas--Yahoo search
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