William Kelcie Ellis

1917–1997 (Age 79)
Maxeys, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States

The Life of William Kelcie

When William Kelcie Ellis was born on 12 November 1917, in Maxeys, Oglethorpe, Georgia, United States, his father, William Ellington Ellis, was 39 and his mother, Fannie Bell Killian, was 33. He lived in Greene, Georgia, United States in 1920 and Capron, Southampton, Virginia, United States in 1930. He died on 15 March 1997, in Crescent City, Putnam, Florida, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Crescent City, Putnam, Florida, United States.

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1926 · Incorporation

Age 9

Capron incorporated in 1926.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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 (3)

  • Kelcie Ellis in household of William E Ellis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kelsy Ellis in household of Wm E Ellis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Kelcie Ellis - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: William Kelcie Ellis

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