Maxwell R. Ellison

1899–1974 (Age 74)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Maxwell R.

When Maxwell R. Ellison was born on 4 May 1899, in Alabama, United States, his father, Richard Henry Ellison, was 35 and his mother, Eugenia Ann Turner (Adams), was 38. He married Ada Mae Settles on 3 January 1944, in Florida, United States. He lived in Holt, Okaloosa, Florida, United States in 1920 and Niceville, Okaloosa, Florida, United States in 1930. He died on 15 March 1974, in Crestview, Okaloosa, Florida, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Baker, Okaloosa, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maxwell R. Ellison
Ada Mae Settles
Marriage: 3 January 1944

Spouse & Children

3 January 1944
Florida, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Richard Henry Ellison


  • Eugenia Ann Turner (Adams)




  • John Will Ellison


  • Lewis Ellison


  • Carl Ellison


  • Male1899–1974Male

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 13

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 20

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Richmond M Ellison in household of Richard H Ellison, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richmond M Ellison in household of Richard H Ellison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maxwell R Ellison in household of Henry Ellison, "United States Census, 1900"

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