Rosannah Ellis

30 July 1793–7 April 1857 (Age 63)
Winchester, Upshur, Virginia, United States

The Life of Rosannah

When Rosannah Ellis was born on 30 July 1793, in Winchester, Upshur, Virginia, United States, her father, LT. Abraham Alles, was 42 and her mother, Catherine Joel, was 29. She married Rev. James Carman on 1 February 1816, in Clinton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 7 April 1857, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in New Antioch, Clinton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rev. James Carman
1796–1862
Rosannah Ellis
1793–1857
Marriage: 1 February 1816
Joshua Carman
1816–1822
Benjamin Carman
1818–
Catharine Ann Carman
1819–1903
Dr. John Carman
1821–1894
Sarah Jane Carman
1824–1839
Samantha Margaret Carman
1827–1871
William Henry Carman
1831–1877
Maria Rosannah Carman
1835–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 February 1816
Clinton, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    LT. Abraham Alles

    Male1750–1837Male

    Catherine Joel

    Female1764–1840Female

siblings

(8)

    Henry Ellis

    Male1782–1857Male

    Ann Alles Or Ellis

    Female1785–1863Female

    Joel Ellis

    Male1788–1865Male

    Katherine Ellis

    Female1791–Female

    Female1793–1857Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1803

Age 10

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 17

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Rosanna Ellis Carman, "Find A Grave Index"

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