Hayden Ellis

Brief Life History of Hayden

When Hayden Ellis was born in January 1800, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Jezreel Ellis, was 46 and his mother, Elizabeth Cynthia Honey, was 43.

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Family Time Line

Jezreel Ellis
1753–1812
Elizabeth Cynthia Honey
1757–1840
Sarah Ellis
1774–1833
James Ellis
1777–1821
Elijah Ellis
1780–
William Ellis
1781–1820
Mary “Polly” Ellis
1785–1823
Frances Ellis
1801–
Stephen Ellis
1783–1823
John Ellis
1785–1843
Mildred Ellis
1792–1841
Susannah Ellis
1795–1823
Hayden Ellis
1800–
William Laban Ellis
1801–1884

Sources (3)

  • Pendleton County, Kentucky, Order book C, May 1817, End Hayden Ellis Indenture.
  • Pendleton County, Kentucky, Order book C, June 1815, Hayden Ellis to Apprentice
  • Hayden Ellis Family Trees

World Events (3)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.

1803

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Elis, an Old French vernacular form of Elias, the Latin and New Testament Greek form of Hebrew Eliyahu; see Elijah and compare Elias , Lias , Ely .

English: possibly in some instances from the Middle English female personal name Elice, a pet form of Elizabeth .

Welsh: from Elis, a shortened form of the Welsh personal name Elisse (earlier Elisedd, a derivative of elus ‘kindly, benevolent’). As usual in Welsh, the stress in Elisse is on the penultimate syllable -li-, which shifts to initial El- when the name is shortened to Elis. It later became confused with Ellis in 1 above.

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

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