Robert Theron Ellzey Sr

Brief Life History of Robert Theron

When Robert Theron Ellzey Sr was born on 1 March 1893, in Oak Vale, Lawrence, Mississippi, United States, his father, Charles Grandison Ellzey, was 36 and his mother, Mattie Eudora Haynes, was 33. He had at least 1 son with Flora Pearl Harper. He lived in El Dorado Township, Union, Arkansas, United States in 1950 and El Dorado, San Martín, Peru in 1986. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 16 January 1986, in El Dorado, Union, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in El Dorado, Union, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Theron Ellzey Sr
1893–1986
Flora Pearl Harper
1896–1981
Robert Theron Ellzey Jr
1933–2020

Sources (11)

  • Robert T Ellzey, "United States Census, 1950"
  • Robert Theron Ellzey, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Robert Ellzey, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

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.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered form of Elsey .

Possibly an altered form of Alzey, a habitational name from a town so named in Hesse.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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