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From: "Leslie and Jesse Ellis" <LESJES@a... </group/genealogyuk/post?postID=9GUYUl-OZJuAH1YpoSc3-rMlNdgXPV8i6DOG_6rlQwXZiGLkngvIF1Nb0H13Ig1aUk-skGKGOw>> Date: Sat Oct 26, 2002 2:19 pm Subject: Ellis Family Tavistock/Lamerton DevonI am looking for two remaining siblings of an ancestor and am hopingsomeone here can help:They are:John Ellis born; 1849 Scrubton Lamerton DevonandGeorge Ellis born; 1869 Lamerton DevonThe family lore is that John may have come to America (Perhaps aroundPennsylvania, but this is nothing but a big "maybe")George, according to the same "lore", stayed in England and became aminister. He married a woman named "Jane".Any matches or suggestions would be very much appreciated.Leslie Ellissearching lines of : Ellis, Burridge, Judd, Fox, in EnglandEverett, Furlow/Furlough, Stapp, Settles inAmerica.
From: "Leslie and Jesse Ellis" <LESJES@a... </group/genealogyuk/post?postID=4eA36D3g1i_5D-yLfrhjkq7GxCJcmzu5g-tyQKN6e2rpqqHw7uvAxLgghf6B54GuBkCBKF4>> Date: Tue Oct 29, 2002 1:19 am Subject: Re: Ellis Family Tavistock/Lamerton DevonBirmingham AL USA library does not have the Crockford's or the AlumniOxoniensis. Not a huge surprise.SO if someone on the list who has access to this information would beso kind, I am seeking a George Ellis who was supposed to have becomea minister. Here is all that I know:George Ellisb August 26, 1869 in Lamerton DevonSon of Samuel Ellis and Hannah BurridgeI would be most grateful if someone would reference this in the above-mentioned books. And thank you Stuart, for your helpful reply!Leslie Ellis
Name James assumed from the entry in the 1881 census coupled with the email from Leslie Ellis