William Clyde Ellis

1885–1968 (Age 82)
Cartmell, Newton, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Clyde

When William Clyde Ellis was born on 11 July 1885, in Cartmell, Newton, Missouri, United States, his father, Frank Davis Ellis, was 24 and his mother, Rosa Belle Tuder, was 21. He married Laura Bell Moore on 18 March 1906, in Newton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Benton Township, Newton, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 15 January 1968, in Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Park Grove Cemetery, Broken Arrow, Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Clyde Ellis
Laura Bell Moore
Marriage: 18 March 1906
Lora Irene Ellis
Lucille Fern Ellis
Glen Hobert Ellis
Ivan Melville Ellis
Rosa Neal Ellis
Barbara Ann Ellis

Spouse & Children

18 March 1906
Newton, Missouri, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • Frank Davis Ellis


  • Female1863–1948Female



  • Male1885–1968Male

  • Mary Inez Ellis


  • Price Ellis


  • Female1889–1958Female

  • Charles Decatur Ellis


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 19

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Age 22

Oklahoma is the 46th 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’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Clyde Ellis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Clide Ellis in household of Frank D Ellis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • William Clyde Ellis, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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