Nettie Jean Ellis

25 June 1870–29 December 1959 (Age 89)
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States

The Life of Nettie Jean

When Nettie Jean Ellis was born on 25 June 1870, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, her father, William C. Ellis, was 41 and her mother, Abigail R. Munday, was 27. She died on 29 December 1959, in Florida, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Manasota Memorial Park, Bradenton, Manatee, Florida, United States.

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William C. Ellis
Abigail R. Munday
Laura B. Ellis
Mary Ann Ellis
Nettie Jean Ellis
Ella Blanche Ellis
Rosa M. Ellis
Jeannette B. Ellis
Elmer Ellsworth Ellis

Parents and Siblings

    William C. Ellis





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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 8

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nettie J Ellis in household of Alonzo Neutzenholzer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Nettie J Ellis in household of William S Ellis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Nettie Ellis in household of William C Ellis, "United States Census, 1880"

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