Emory Walker Ellison

15 November 1895–3 January 1969 (Age 73)
Fayette, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Emory Walker

When Emory Walker Ellison was born on 15 November 1895, in Fayette, West Virginia, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Ellison, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Ellen Stone, was 20. He married Myrtle Baxter on 9 January 1919. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Boone, West Virginia, United States in 1935 and Sherman District, Boone, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 3 January 1969, in Sylvester, Boone, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Rock Creek, Raleigh, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emory Walker Ellison
1895–1969
Myrtle Baxter
1903–1984
Marriage: 9 January 1919
Macyl Ellison Yates
1923–2006
Bertha Tuttle
1926–
Pauline Anderson
1929–

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 3
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 21
Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

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

Possible Related Names

Ellis
Ellerson
Ellson
Ellyson

Sources (5)

  • Emory Ellison, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emory Ellison in household of Ephram Malcolm, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emera W Ellison in household of Frank Ellison, "United States Census, 1900"

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