William John Raymond Ellis

1907–1970 (Age 63)
Creswick, Victoria, Australia

The Life of William John Raymond

William John Raymond Ellis was born on 31 May 1907, in Creswick, Victoria, Australia as the son of William Ellis and Elizabeth Ann Rowlands. He died on 23 October 1970, at the age of 63.

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William Ellis
Elizabeth Ann Rowlands
William John Raymond Ellis

Parents & Siblings

  • William Ellis


  • Elizabeth Ann Rowlands




World Events (3)


Age 4

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

Age 7

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

Age 11

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

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.

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