Media Ellison

1912–1975 (Age 63)
Beaver, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Media

When Media Ellison was born in 1912, in Beaver, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States, her father, Benjamin Franklin Ellison, was 48 and her mother, Nancy Margaret Tincher, was 21. She married Dewey Phillips on 21 February 1934. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1975, in Craigsville, Nicholas, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Media Ellison
1912–1975
Dewey Phillips
1904–1966
Marriage: 21 February 1934
Delbert Franklin Ellison
1932–1932
Beulah Kathleen Van Meter
1942–2000

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 February 1934
Nicholas County, West Virginia
children

(2)

  • Delbert Franklin Ellison

    Male1932–1932Male

  • Beulah Kathleen Van Meter

    Female1942–2000Female

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 0

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1929

Age 17

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Meda M Elison in household of Benjiman F Elison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Media Myrtle Ellison in entry for Beulah Kathleen Van Meter, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • Media Ellison, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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