William Joseph Ellis

1861–1947 (Age 86)
Madison, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Joseph

When William Joseph Ellis was born on 18 March 1861, in Madison, Missouri, United States, his father, Moses James Ellis, was 27 and his mother, Mary Tresa Clair Duchouquette, was 21. He had at least 1 son. He died on 4 October 1947, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Moses James Ellis
Mary Tresa Clair Duchouquette
William Joseph Ellis
Mary Euphemia Ellis
Felix Charles Ellis
Laura Ann Ellis
Emma Victoria Ellis
Valle Moses Ellis

Parents & Siblings

  • Moses James Ellis


  • Mary Tresa Clair Duchouquette




+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 4

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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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