Eleanor Ellis

2 April 1800–1862 (Age 61)
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Eleanor

When Eleanor Ellis was born on 2 April 1800, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, Mordecai Ellis Jr, was 37 and her mother, Sarah Hastings, was 37. She married Eli Northcutt on 20 January 1823, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Boone, Boone Township, Franklin, Missouri Territory, United States in 1850 and Justice Precinct 5, Travis, Texas, United States in 1880. She died in 1862, in Boone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Carl Cemetery, Carl, Travis, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eli Northcutt
1799–1883
Eleanor Ellis
1800–1862
Marriage: 20 January 1823
Joseph Kennard Ellis Northcutt
1823–1893
Northcutt
1831–
Sarah Northcutt
1840–
Ann Northcutt
1845–
William H Northcutt
1825–1893
Thomas Dillard Northcutt
1827–1914
Henry Clay Northcutt
1829–1893
Mary Ann Northcutt
1831–1901
George W. Northcutt
1835–
Frances J. Northcutt
1836–1850
Nancy E Northcutt
1837–1918
Elizabeth C Northcutt
1841–1863
John Willis Northcutt
1843–1862

Spouse and Children

    Eli Northcutt

    Male1799–1883Male

    Female1800–1862Female

MARRIAGE
20 January 1823
Bourbon, Kentucky, United States
children

(13)

    Joseph Kennard Ellis Northcutt

    Male1823–1893Male

    William H Northcutt

    Male1825–1893Male

    Thomas Dillard Northcutt

    Male1827–1914Male

    Henry Clay Northcutt

    Male1829–1893Male

    Female1831–1901Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 1

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 18

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ellinor Northcutt in household of E C Northcutt, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Ellis in entry for Nancy Ellis Miller, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Elleanor Ellis, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1823"

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