Ellen Carline Stokes

Brief Life History of Ellen Carline

When Ellen Carline Stokes was born in 1836, in Mississippi, United States, her father, Allen Stokes, was 36 and her mother, Susan Goodwin, was 32. She married Andrew Lafayette Gammill on 30 October 1855, in Drew, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Spring Hill Township, Drew, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died about 15 October 1903, at the age of 67, and was buried in Holly Springs Cemetery, Harrisburg, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States.

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Andrew Lafayette Gammill
Ellen Carline Stokes
Marriage: 30 October 1855
James L Gammill

Sources (5)

  • Ellen Gammel, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ellen C Stokes, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Ellen Caroline Stokes Gammill, "Find A Grave Index"

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1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


Historical Boundaries: 1838: Poinsett, Arkansas, United States


Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire and Warwickshire): variant of Stoke with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s. This name has been established in Ireland since the 14th century.

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

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