Ellen Aliena Ely

Lincoln, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Ellen Aliena

When Ellen Aliena Ely was born in 1861, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, her father, Michael Ealy, was 27 and her mother, Lydia Margaret Austin, was 24. She married Galen Wesley Gaddis on 23 October 1879, in Lincoln, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Stanford, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died in Kentucky, United States.

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Galen Wesley Gaddis
Ellen Aliena Ely
Marriage: 23 October 1879
Isabell Gaddis
William Micheal Gaddis
James Sylvester Gaddis
Lydia Catherine Kete Gaddis
Galen Wesley Gaddis

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  • Marriage
    23 October 1879Lincoln, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 0
    Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
    Age 2
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1892 · The Radio is invented
    Age 31
    Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

    Name Meaning

    1 English: habitational name from the cathedral city on an island in the fens north of Cambridge. It is so named from Old English ǣl ‘eel’ + ‘district’.2 Probably also an Americanized form of German Eley .

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Ellen A Ely in household of Michael Ely, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ellen A Gaddis in household of Galan W Gaddis, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Ellen Ealy, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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