Samuel Ellis

1714–
Crowhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

Samuel Ellis was born in 1714, in Crowhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. He married Anne Evenden on 26 February 1746, in Crowhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Ellis
1714–
Anne Evenden
1718–1790
Marriage: 26 February 1746
Samuel Ellis
1748–
Elizabeth Ellis
1749–
Charity Ellis
1752–
Ann Ellis
1754–
John Ellis
1756–
Mary Ellis
1761–
Henry Ellis
1764–
Jane Ellis
1767–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 February 1746
Crowhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
children

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 87

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 94

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 101

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the medieval personal name Elis, a vernacular form of Elijah ( see Elias ). In Wales this surname absorbed forms derived from the Welsh personal name Elisedd, a derivative of elus ‘kindly’, ‘benevolent’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Samuel Ellis, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"
  • Samuel Ellis, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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