Thomas Harry Ellis Sr

1884–1954 (Age 70)
Jackson Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Thomas Harry

When Thomas Harry Ellis Sr was born on 2 May 1884, in Jackson Township, Vinton, Ohio, United States, his father, James Finley Ellis, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann Bishop, was 23. He married Elizabeth Ann Nichols on 2 May 1908, in Logan, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. He lived in Galion, Galion, Crawford, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Blooming Grove, North Bloomfield Township, Morrow, Ohio, United States in 1940. He died on 16 August 1954, in Galion, Crawford, Ohio, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Iberia Cemetery, Iberia, Morrow, Ohio, United States.

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Thomas Harry Ellis Sr
Elizabeth Ann Nichols
Marriage: 2 May 1908
Annabelle Ellis
Gertrude E Ellis
Mary Margaret Ellis
Thomas Harry Ellis Jr
Winifred Ellis
Catherine Marie Ellis
Ruth Mae Ellis

Spouse & Children

2 May 1908
Logan, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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.

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Ellis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas Ellis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas H Ellis, "United States Census, 1920"

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