1808–1884 (Age 76)
Richfield Springs, Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States
When Christopher Elya was born in 1808, in Richfield Springs, Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States, his father, Christian Elya, was 29 and his mother, Mary Clark, was 26. He married Cynthia Ann George on 20 February 1848, in Angola, Steuben, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Greenfield Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Indiana, United States in 1870. He died in 1884, in Wexford Township, Wexford, Michigan, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Mesick, Wexford, Michigan, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.