Ella R Scarborough

Brief Life History of Ella R

When Ella R Scarborough was born on 1 March 1877, in Virginia, United States, her father, Mitchell Thoroughgood Scarborough, was 42 and her mother, Mary Hannah Young, was 39. She lived in Pungoteague District, Accomack, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Pungoteague, Accomack, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 June 1961, in Nassawadox, Northampton, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Belle Haven, Accomack, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mitchell Thoroughgood Scarborough
1834–1912
Mary Hannah Young
1838–1910
Mary Adelia Scarborough
1859–1940
Henry Americus Scarborough
1860–1922
John Johnson Scarborough
1862–1939
Edmund Bagwell Scarborough
1864–1940
Katherine Rebecca Scarborough
1867–1943
Ella R Scarborough
1877–1961

Sources (5)

  • Ella R Scarbrough in household of Mitchel Scarbrough, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ella Scarborough, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"
  • Eller R Scarborough in household of Mitchell Scarborough, "United States Census, 1880"

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1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

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Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire and Yorkshire): habitational name from Scarborough (North Yorkshire), from the Old Norse personal name Skarthi + Old Norse borg ‘fortress, fortified town’.

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

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