Ellen P Maddox

Brief Life History of Ellen P

When Ellen P Maddox was born in 1851, in Montgomery, Virginia, United States, her father, James Duncan Maddox, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Jane Richardson, was 27. She married Samuel Wesley Garnett on 29 December 1868, in Montgomery, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Alleghany District, Montgomery, Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Clear Fork District, Tazewell, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 May 1928, at the age of 77, and was buried in Bluefield, Tazewell, Virginia, United States.

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Samuel Wesley Garnett
Ellen P Maddox
Marriage: 29 December 1868
C White Garnett
Charles William Garnett
Henry Garnett
Eddie Garnett
Mary Magdeline Garnett
Corah Garnett
Eoline Garnett

Sources (16)

  • Ellen P Garnet in household of S W Garnet, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ellen, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Birth Records, 1853-1896"
  • Ellen P. Maddox Garnett, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English (of Welsh origin): from the Welsh personal name Madog (see Maddock ). Variant of Maddocks .

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

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