Elizabeth Ellis

1732–
Gloucester, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Ellis was born on 14 May 1732, in Gloucester, Virginia, United States, her father, John Ellis, was 20 and her mother, Mary Magdalene Smith, was 18. She had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Joseph Warren.

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Family Time Line

Elizabeth Ellis
1732–
Joseph Warren
1730–
Melissa Ellis
1752–
Jane Ellis
1754–
Sophia Ellis
1756–
David Ellis
1759–
Thomas Ellis
1762–

Spouse & Children

  • Female1732–Female

  • Joseph Warren

    Male1730–Male

children

(5)

  • Melissa Ellis

    Female1752–Female

  • Jane Ellis

    Female1754–Female

  • Sophia Ellis

    Female1756–Female

  • David Ellis

    Male1759–Male

  • Thomas Ellis

    Male1762–Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 26

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 44

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 48

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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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