Frank Norman Ellis

21 January 1900–9 April 1971 (Age 71)
Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Frank Norman

When Frank Norman Ellis was born on 21 January 1900, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Charles Everett Ellis, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Snedden, was 41. He married Alice Billings on 6 February 1926, in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 5 years and San Gabriel, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 9 April 1971, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, East Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Norman Ellis
1900–1971
Alice Billings
1905–1991
Marriage: 6 February 1926
Keith Billings Ellis
1927–1983
Robert Gary Ellis
1933–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1926
Layton, Davis, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 2

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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)

  • Frank N Ellis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Frank N Ellis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Frank N Ellis in household of Charles E Ellis, "United States Census, 1910"

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