Christine C Ellis

1938–1997 (Age 59)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Christine C

When Christine C Ellis was born on 26 March 1938, in Louisiana, United States, her father, Wiley Midus Ellis, was 29 and her mother, Grethel Lee Baggs, was 23. She died on 24 March 1997, in Monroe, Ouachita, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Jones, Morehouse, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wiley Midus Ellis
1908–1961
Grethel Lee Baggs
1914–2007
Wiley Midus Ellis Jr
1935–1965
Christine C Ellis
1938–1997

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1941

Age 3

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1941 · The Four Freedoms

Age 3

President Roosevelt spoke in front of Congress and gave a speech on what Freedoms everyone should be granted. First being the Freedom of Speech. Second, the freedom of Religion, Third, The Freedom from Want, and Fourth, the Freedom from Fear. Being a big deal, FDR didn't just say that all people should have these freedoms because Americans already expected these freedoms.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 17

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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 (2)

  • Christine Ellis Marsh, "Find A Grave Index"
  • U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current

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