8 December 1901–29 October 1983 (Age 81)
Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States
When Merlin Stephen Ellis was born on 8 December 1901, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, John Henry Ellis, was 29 and his mother, Mary Allilias Howard, was 26. He married Echo Mercy Barber on 20 December 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Manchester, Manchester, Ontario, New York, United States in 1940 and Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 29 October 1983, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in West Valley City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
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