Amy Ellis

1867–1919 (Age 52)
Logan, Logan, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Amy

When Amy Ellis was born in 1867, in Logan, Logan, West Virginia, United States, her father, Philip Ellis Jr, was 35 and her mother, Martha Mahon, was 36. She married John H Lacy on 9 December 1883, in Logan, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Aracoma, Logan, West Virginia, United States in 1900. She died in 1919, in Logan, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 52.

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John H Lacy
Amy Ellis
Marriage: 9 December 1883
Cilia Lacy
Sela Lacy
Russell Lee Lacy
Stella Lacy
Poley Lacy
Foce Lacy
Luther Lacy
Sarah F Lacy
Tracy Lacy
Boone Lacy
Ambrose Lacy
Memery Lacy

Spouse and Children

    John H Lacy



9 December 1883
Logan, West Virginia, United States


    Cilia Lacy


    Sela Lacy



    Stella Lacy


    Poley Lacy


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 14

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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)

  • Amy Ellis in household of Phillip Ellis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amy Lacy in household of John Lacy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Amy Lacy in household of John Lacy, "United States Census, 1910"

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