Ellen Aliena Ely

1861–
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States

The Life 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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Family Time Line

Galen Wesley Gaddis
1859–
Ellen Aliena Ely
1861–
Marriage: 23 October 1879
Isabell Gaddis
1880–1923
William Micheal Gaddis
1882–1922
James Sylvester Gaddis
1884–1953
Lydia Catherine Kete Gaddis
1886–1944
Galen Wesley Gaddis
1892–1962

Spouse and Children

    Galen Wesley Gaddis

    Male1859–Male

    Female1861–Female

MARRIAGE
23 October 1879
Lincoln, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

    Isabell Gaddis

    Female1880–1923Female

    William Micheal Gaddis

    Male1882–1922Male

    Male1884–1953Male

    Lydia Catherine Kete Gaddis

    Female1886–1944Female

    Male1892–1962Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Nancy Catherine Ealy

    Female1855–1930Female

    Sarah Kate Ealy

    Female1855–1930Female

    Jonas F Ely

    Male1859–1870Male

    Female1861–Female

    Mary Margaret Ealy

    Female1866–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 0

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

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 (3)

  • 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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