Samuel Ellis

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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Samuel Ellis
Anne Evenden
Marriage: 26 February 1746
Samuel Ellis
Elizabeth Ellis
Charity Ellis
Ann Ellis
John Ellis
Mary Ellis
Henry Ellis
Jane Ellis

Spouse and Children

26 February 1746
Crowhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom


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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.

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

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