William John Ellis

1918–1982 (Age 64)
Yea, Victoria, Australia

The Life of William John

When William John Ellis was born in 1918, in Yea, Victoria, Australia, his father, Joseph William John Ellis, was 38 and his mother, Cora Malvena Harris, was 33. He died in 1982, at the age of 64.

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Joseph William John Ellis
Cora Malvena Harris
Joseph William John Ellis
Dorothy Alice Ellis
Claude Thomas Ellis
Cora Malvena Ellis
William John Ellis

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World Events (7)


Age 0

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Age 0

Battle on the Somme. Australian forces capture Mont St. Quentin.

Age 21

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

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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