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Information in this genealogy has been cobbled from many sources over many years. Special thanks go to:

Ruth Ellis Edwards of Chattanooga, Tennessee

Lois B. Shults of Erwin, Tennessee

and

Ellis, Margaret. Joseph Ellis and Charlotte Redwine. n.p.: The Author, 1996.



JOSEPH ELLIS

Born: 1762, Randolph County, NC
Died: 1848, Grainger County, TN
Buried: ?
Military Service: Soldier, American Revolution
Married: 1. circa 1780 to Charlotte Redwine (Russ Rhotwein fought under Frederick III of Prussia and was knighted and
                given a castle on the Rhine. Three sons of Russ - William, Frederick, and John - came to America. Frederick [b.
                Germany 14 August 1699, d. Pittsburgh, PA, 23 January 1761] had sons Michael, John, Lewis, and Jacob. John
                [b. Pittsburgh 29 October 1739, d. Montgomery County, NC 11 October 1818] married Sarah Skinner, and
                they were Charlotte Redwine's parents)
 
              2. Elizabeth (Tanner?) ca. 1829

Children: (With Charlotte Redwine)
              1. Solomon, Died: After 1840, Cass County, GA
                                    Married: 15 October 1819, Carter Co., TN, to Lavinia Nave
                                    Child: Landon C. Ellis, ca. 1830 - 11 April 1884. Landon married Mary Jane Lipps; their son Jacob
                                             Godfrey married Emily Cawood; their son Herman H. Ellis married Della Daniels; their daughter
                                               Ruth married J.P.Edwards

              2. William, Born: ca. 1797

              3. John, Born: 1 January, 1800
                           Died: After 1860, Watauga County, NC
                           Married: 1. _____ Testor
                                           2. 14 February 1828 in Carter Co., TN to Jane Shipwrath Murray
                                             Child: James Riley Ellis, whose family moved from Randolph County, North Carolina 
                                                          and eventually settled near Elizabethton, TN.

              4. Wiley 

              5. Radford, Born: 15 January 1804, Burke Co., NC (?)
                                 Died: 25 November 1887
                                 Buried: Daniels-Ellis Cemetery
                                 Married: 20 March 1827, to Louisa Peters Lowery (1802-1882) in Carter Co., TN
                                 Children: 1. Rhoda (1828-1892), m. Isaac Williams, 1846; Robert Bunch, 1867
                                                  2. Deborah (1829-1864), m. Landon Carter, 1846
                                                  3. John, b.1832, m. 1859; 1869 to Sarafine Sellers; lived in Bristol TN
                                                  4. Solomon, b. 1834, m. Sarah Davis, 1856
                                                  5. Thomas Arnold (1834-1917), m. Margaret Forster, 1856
                                                  6. Joseph Powell (1836-1902), m. Margaret Ritchie, 1861
                                                  7. Mary Ann (1838-1881), m. David Holly, 1856
                                                  8. Landon Carter Haynes (1842-1914), m. Sarah Miller, 1868
                                                  9. James I.T. (“Tipton,” 1845-1924), m. Jarriet Jobe, 1860.
                                                 10. Alfred Jackson (1847-1893) m. Elizabeth Ann Miller 

              6. Rachel, Married: 2 January 1819 in Carter Co., TN to William Perry

              7. Nancy, Married: 20 July, 1826 in Carter County, TN to Thomas Perry

              8. Sarah, Married: 15 April 1802 in Carter Co., TN to Amos Gibson
                             Moved to Jackson County, AL 
            
              9. (With Elizabeth [Tanner?]) Margaret, Born: ca. 1825


WILEY ELLIS

Born: 1803, Burke County, NC 
Died: Carter County, TN 
Buried: 
Married: 26 June 1824 to Barbara Crown, Born: 1800?, Virginia; Died: 1875?, Carter County, TN 
Children: 1. _____________, went to Greene County, TN, then Idaho

                  According to the 3 November 1892 issue of the National Tribune (v. 12, #4), Wiley and Barbara's son, Captain Daniel Ellis
                  below, had a brother James, two years his senior. The two served together in the Mexican War, but James died before the Civil War
                  (Ellis, Daniel. "Capt. Dan Ellis's Story: The Adventurous Career of a Loyal East Tennessean," p. 2). Daniel and James are listed in the
                  roster of the Fifth Infantry, Tennessee Volunteers, found on p. 120 of R. M. Edwards’ “Down the Tennessee”: The Mexican War
                 Reminiscences of an East Tennessee Volunteer ...
(edited by Stewart Lilliard). Charlotte, NC: S. Lillard, 1997.

 

               2. Mary, Married: 30 June 1849 to Abraham Bowers (b. 1830?)
                             Children: Elizabeth, Vina, Minerva
               

               3. Daniel
               

               4. Elizabeth, Married: 30 April 1852 to Edgecomb Merritt (b. 1832?)
                                  Child: William (b. 1862)

               5. John W., Born: 1834 or 1835 in Carter County, TN
                                  Died: 12 May 1891 in Colfax, WA
                                  Military Service, Civil War: Captain, Co. L, 13th Regiment, TN Volunteer Cavalry, USA 
                                  Married: 1. Ann M. Angel, Born: 15 September 1838, Died: 4 June 1865
                                                                                  Buried: Green Hill Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN
                                                  2. Elizabeth (Bettie) E. Moore, Born: 1842, Died: 13 April 1913
                                  Children (With Ann Angel):
                                      1. Nat T. (b. 1862)
                                      2. Samuel A. (b. 1858)
                                      3. W.R. (b.1860)
                                 (With Elizabeth Moore):
                                      4. Ellen Eugenia, b. 14 June 1877
                                      5. Nancy Blanche, b. 12 January 1880 
   
               6. Viney (Vina), Born: 1837; unmarried; listed as "idiot" in census; Died c. 1853)
       
               7. Radford, Born: ca. 1838-9
                                  Married in 1869: Permelia (or Amelia) Hathaway
                                  Children: Charles, b. 1876
                                                 Addie, b. 1876
                                                 Caleb, b. 1884
                                                 Ora Bell, b. 1886

               8. Minerva, Born: 1840
                                 Married: David Chambers, 1866 or 1869
                                 Children: Sarah J.
                                                William
                                                Mary Elizabeth 
                                                David, b. 1874

               9. Isaac, Born: 8 December 1845, Carter Co., TN
                             Died: 15 January 1918, Takoma, WA
                             Buried: Colfax, WA
                             Military Service, Civil War: Corporal, Company B, 4th TN Infantry, USA
                             Married: 24 November 1868 to Mary Emily Byrd, b.1840, d. 18 October 1922)
                             Children: 1. William Sidney, b. 19 September 1869
                                            2. Seburn Jerome, b. 8 March 1872
                                            3. Vesta Ellen, b. 22 November 1874, d. 14 November 1876
                                            4. Leslie B., b. 16 May 1877
                                            5. Walter B., b. 16 January 1880
                                            6. & 7. Twins Carl O. and Clyde A., b. 26 September 1884
                                            8. Isaac E. 3 March 1888, d. 21 November 1890
                                            9. Pearl L., b. 4 March 1892 

DANIEL ELLIS

Born: 30 December 1827, Carter County, TN 
Died: 6 January, 1908 
Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN 
Military Service, Mexican War: Private, Company K, 5th Regiment, Tennessee Infantry
                          Civil War: Captain, Company A, 13th Regiment, TN Volunteer Cavalry, USA 
Married: 25 November 1850 to Martha Allen May
                                                 Born: 15 December 1833, in Lee County, VA to John May of Sussex County, 
                                                            VA, and Elizabeth Underwood
                                                 Died: 11 December 1924
                                                 Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery (according to death certificate - unmarked)

Children: 1. Barbara Ellen Ellis ("Sis"), Born: 14 April 1852, Washington County, TN
                                                    Died: 3 April 1936
                                                    Buried: Bowers Cemetery, Siam Community, Carter County, TN
                                                    Married: 23 March 1873 to Valentine B. Bowers (son of William Bowers and 
                                                                    Rebecca Waldren) d. 1916, age 68)
                                                    Children: 1. Lucy Bowers
                                                                     2. William
                                                                     3. Rebecca
                                                                     4. Anna
                                                                     5. Robert
                                                                     (Rebecca or Anna was Mrs. H.H. Smith)


              2. Daniel, Junior


              3. William Rhea Ellis, Born: 17 April 1856, Washington County, TN
                                        Died: 8 May 1898
                                        Married: 1887 to Mollie ("Mary") Treadway (1868-1936)
                                                                      Parents: Jacob Brownlow Treadway (1836 - 1910)
                                                                                Catharine Collins (1847 - 1896)
                                        Both buried in the Ellis Family Cemetery
                                        Children: 1. Frank L. (1888-1943) 
                                                             Married: 25 September 1916 to Rena Johnson, 1896-1939
                                                             Both buried in Ellis Family Cemetery 
                                                             Child: Dorothy Nadine Ellis, married: J. G. DeLoach
                                                                       Children: Kenneth, married Diane ____?
                                                                       Victor, married Judy Carver 
                                                                       Dorothy, married Dennis Whitson
                                                                       Burlus, never married
                                                                       Juanita Mae, married David Hicks

                                                      2. Bessie Mae (1889-1964)
                                                          Married, 25 October 1909: Joseph C. Heaton, 1866-1963
                                                          Both buried in Ellis Family Cemetery 
                                                          Children: J. Kyle, married Dorothy Hardin
                                                                          Granville Ray, married Geneva Little
                                                                          Aileen, married Kay Franklin
                                                                          Children: Judy
                                                                          Floyd Wayne, married Julia Fain 
                                                                          Stillborn female, 2 November 1919

                                                      3. Annie T. (Allie) (12 August 1892-24 August 1964)
                                                          Married: 15 June 1912 to Herman Lovelace, 1892-1936
                                                          Both buried in Ellis Family Cemetery 
                                                          Children: Reynolds (never married)
                                                                          Clyde H., 16 March 1916 - 21 March 1943, married Ruby Jenkins
                                                                          Charles W., 7 April 1920 - 12 October 1950, Sgt., AAF Flying GP, WWII
                                                                          Mary, married Lloyd Carver
                                                                          Louise, married Burley Edens
                                                                          Betty Joyce, married Jerry Randolph
                                                                          Virginia, stillborn, 16 April 1923
                                                                          Stillborn son, 16 October, 1924 

                                                      4. Emma S. (1894-1981)
                                                          Married: 30 October 1915 to Kelly S. Garrison (1887-1963)
                                                          Child: Howard, married Vera Johnson

                                                      5. John Wesley (1897-1962)
                                                          Married: 24 December 1919 to Hattie Minton, 1897-1976
                                                          Children: John W., 1924 - 1928 (with parents, buried in the Ellis Family Cemetery)
                                                          Elizabeth, married Charles Sturgill
                                                          Carolyn, married James Robisson


              4. Wiley Ellis, Born: 20 July 1858, Washington County, TN
                              Died: 27 June 1899
                              Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery? 
                              Married: 22 September 1891 to Amelia "Millie" Ellis, b.10 September 1970, daughter of William 
                                                                                    and Dicie (Buchanan) Ellis of Elk Park, NC
                                                                                    Second marriage: George Emmert; divorced
                                                                                    Died: 11 June 1922
                             Children: 1. Robert J., Born: Oct 1892
                                                  Married: Cora ____? lived in Knoxville, no children

                                             2. William Edward (9 September 1895-February 1960)
                                                 Buried: Tabor Cemetery, Greene County, TN.
                                                 Married: Vesta Reaves 
                                                 Children: 5; two died young the others:
                                                                  1. Donnie Ellis (female), Born: 19 December 1917, married Elisha Shelton
                                                             Children: Robert Shelton, married Wanda Devoti; children: Russell, Robert Jr.,Karen
                                                                                       Carl Shelton, married Marie Johnson; children: Todd, Stephany
                                                                                       Judy Shelton, married John Darnell; children: Jeff & John Paul
                                                                                          Darnell
                                                                                       Peggy Shelton, married Wayne Brooks; children: Mark, Shawn,
                                                                                          Jason
                                                                  2. Emma Ruth Ellis, Born: 1928, married: Orville Jones
                                                                       Children: Doyle (died young)
                                                                                        Sharlene Jones, married E.R. Gregg; children: Chad (d. Nov
                                                                                          1997), Michael Gregg 
                                                                                       June Jones
                                                                                       Brenda Jones, married 1. Charles Randolph, 2. Mike Lane
                                                                                           Children: Derrick Randolph
                                                                                       Billy Joe Jones, married  1. Kay Hall, 2. Betty Russell
                                                                                           Children: Joshua & Jeremy 

                                                               3. Flora Mildred Ellis, "Polly," Born: 1931, married M.M. Harrison
                                                                    Children: Jackie Harrison, married: 1. Scott Spilman, 2. Don Morrison, 3.
                                                                                      Edward Horton
                                                                                     Tina Harrison, married: Eric Vance; children: Joshua & Justin Vance 
                                                                                     Doyle Harrison, married Teresa Lamons; children: Tony and Jamie
                                                                                        Harrison

                                           3. Clarence H., July 1897 (Elk Park, NC) -  3 January 1977 
                                                Married: 1. Inez ____ in NC 2. Ethel ____ 
                                                Children: Clarence H. Ellis, Jr., b.  of Washington, DC, WWII veteran.
                                                                  Born: 23 December 1917; married, twin sons

                                           4. Euresa Emma, June 1899 - April 1959, buried: Monte Vista Cemetery, Johnson City, TN. 
                                                Married: Chester A. Johnson 
                                                Children: Chester S. Johnson, Jr., married: Elaine ____ ; lived in Oak Ridge, TN.
                                                                Samuel L. Johnson, married: Elizabeth ____; children: Victor Johnson


              5. Minerva Elizabeth Ellis (photo and information on children courtesy of Robert M. Shepherd, Jr., e-mail:
                                                      rmshepard@worldnet.att.net),         
                                                            Born: 16 January 1861, Washington County, TN 
                                                            Died: 3 July 1934
                                                            Buried: Highland Cemetery, moved to Happy Valley Cemetery, Elizabethton TN
                                                            Married: John William Hathaway, 3 June 1849-6 July 1902
                                                            Children: 1. Myrtle Bowers
                                                                             2. Dora Vibra Oaks (lived in Ft. Leavenworth, KS)
                                                                             3. Mary Catherine Frear (lived in Miami, FL)
                                                                             4. Ruby Irene Missimer
                                                                             5. Sarah Ann Desch (lived in Harrisburg, PA)
                                                                             6. Hazel M. Headen (lived in Williamson, WV)
                                                                             7. Glen H. Hathaway
                                                                             8. Stanley L. Hathaway
                                                Step Children:    9. Caleb R. Hathaway [mother - Molly Emms Smith]
                                                                           10. Edgar E. Hathaway [mother - Molly Emms Smith]
                                                                           11. Oscar C. Hathaway (lived in Shreveport, LA) [mother - Molly Emms Smith]
                                                                           12. Walter C. Hathaway [mother - Julia Mededith]

 

              6. Joseph Hooker Ellis, M.D., Born: 7 May 1863
                                                     Died: 17 February 1914
                                                     Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery
                                                     Married: 1 July 1885 to Emma Simerly, 1868-1962
                                                     Child: Bruce, 1888-1932
                                                     Emma and Bruce are buried in the Simerly Cemetery at Rittertown


7. Ulysses S. Grant Ellis ("Uncle Grant"), Born: 20 July 1866, Carter County, TN
                                                       Died: 16 October 1956
                                                       Married: 21 September 1890 to Mary J. Holly, 
                                                                                                         Born: 24 November. 1871 
                                                                                                         Died: 28 August 1940
                                                       Both buried in the Ellis Family Cemetery 
                                                       Children: 1. Herbert L., 16 October 1891 - May 1975 (lived in Atlanta, GA)
                                                                             Married: Lillie Collins
                                                                             Children: Herbert, Jr.
                                                                      2. Anna Lou Chambers, 3 Dec. 1892 - 31 Oct. 1986
                                                                              Married: Eugene Chambers 3 February 1913
                                                                      3. Ethel M. Allen, 15 August 1894 - 29 April 1989
                                                                              Married Franklin H. Allen, 30 October 1915
                                                                              Children: Frances
                                                                                            Ben, married Dottie Anderson, children: Andy, Mike, Carol
                                                                                            Mary Helen, married Ralph Rotenberry
                                                                                            Nancy, married Jack Woodward
                                                                                            Jane, married Walter Reed
                                                                      4. Robert Paul, 23 February 1897 - 23 April 1986 (lived in Akron, OH)
                                                                              Married: Helen Bennett, children: Paula Sue
                                                                      5. Wiley Ray, 4 October 1899 - 10 January 1990 (lived in Akron, OH)
                                                                              Married: Mabel Crouch
                                                                      6. Hazel Edith, 27 August 1903 - 18 April 1987
                                                                      7. Myrtle Ruth Nave, 16 August 1911 - March 1988
                                                                              Married: Clyde Nave
                                                                              Children: Linda (never married)
                                                                                             Patricia, married Buddy DeLoach 
                                                                      8. Mary Marcella, 23 July 1913 - 26 April 2000
                                                                              Married 1."Coach" E. Niles Brown; 2. James Perry
                                                                              Children: Mary Lou. married: Dr. Willard Gatewood
                                                                                            Children: Willard III, Elizabeth



DANIEL ELLIS, JR. ("Bud")

Born: 9 February 1854, Washington County, TN 
Died: 27 August 1934, Etowah, TN 
Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery 
Married: 3 September 1876 to Eliza C. Collins, Born: 1862 or April 1865
                                                Died: of heart disease,1919, buried in the Ellis Family Cemetery 
                                                Parents: Watson Collins, 1834-1870
                                                             Evaline Williams, 1825-1880 
Children: 1. Arthur Milburn 

              2. Amma B.Ellis, 1878-1881

              3. Daniel M. Ellis, Born: April (?) 1886, Carter County, TN
                                   Military Service: World War I, major: 59th Brigade, 117th Infantry, 3rd Battalion.
                                   Married: In 28 March 1906 to Carrie B. Hicks
                                   Lived in Columbia, SC, retired as Colonel about 1940 to Avon Park, Florida
                                   Died in Tennessee
                                   Children: Martine Ellis Lucas
                                                    Mary Caroline Slayden
                                                    Jerome Pershing Ellis, 7 December 1917 – 11 August 2000
                                                    See an obituary at http://www.nwfdailynews.com/archive/obituaries/001119briefs5.html
                                                    (Northwest Florida Daily News, 19 November 2000, p. B2)

              4. Martha E. Ellis, Born: March, 1888
                                   Married: 17 February 1907 to David Maxwell ("Mack") Chambers
                                   Children: Loretta, 1908? -
                                                    Myrtle 1910? -
                                                    Dr. David. M. Chambers, Jr., 1925? - 10 July, 1993 (age 68)
                                                    Vorita C. Isaacs
                                                    Florence C. "Jack" Smith 
                                                    Katharyn C. Noble
                                                  
  Jean C. Williams

              5. Rev. Nathaniel Watson Ellis ("Watt"), Born: 14 June 1893, Carter County, TN (image from Soldiers of the Great War ...  
                                                                                     Haulsee & Doyle, comp., 1920)
                                                                            Died: 19 January 1945, of angina pectoris, in Tellico Plains, Monroe County, TN. 
                                                                                     An obituary can be seen at http://www.tngenweb.org/monroe/obitindex/file8.txt.
                                                                                     Thanks to Glenn Teffeteller for the transcription!
                                                                            Military service: World War I, first lieutenant in 30th Division, 59th Brigade, 
                                                                                                     117th Infantry, 3rd Battalion, Company M.
                                                                                                     Earned Distinguished Service Cross "For extraordinary heroism 
                                                                                                     in action near Montbrehain, France, October 7, 1918. When his 
                                                                                                     company was held up by sweeping machine gun fire, Lieut. Ellis 
                                                                                                     rushed forward alone, in the face of direct machine gun fire, to an 
                                                                                                     enemy machine gun nest 60 yards in advance of his platoon, and by 
                                                                                                     the effective use of his pistol killed 5 of the enemy and captured 26 
                                                                                                     prisoners, together with the machine gun. Although he had been 
                                                                                                     seriously wounded in two places while advancing, he held the position 
                                                                                                     until his platoon came up (Murphy, Elmer A., and Robert S. Thomas. 
                                                                                                     The Thirtieth Division in the World War
. Lepanto. Arkansas: Old 
                                                                                                     Hickory Publishing Co., 1936. p. 248).
                                                                            Married: Fannie Brunner Land, 6 Dec 1896 - June 1973
                                                                                          Parents: John R. Land, Margaret Irene Ghormley
                                                                            Children: Irene Cameron Ellis
                                                                                           Born: 13 Aug 1916 
                                                                                           Died: March 1995, Tellico Plains, Monroe County, TN
                                                                                           Married: James Johnson
                                                                 
              6. Benjamin Ellis, Born: 1901? (Listed in brother Arthur Milburn's 1929 obituary as a major at Fort Monroe, NC. 
                                                           He not listed as a survivor in Dan Ellis Jr.'s 1934 obituary. I believe the former is an
                                                           erroneous listing of brother Daniel M. Ellis, and that there was no Benjamin Ellis. 
                                                           If I am wrong, please advise.)





ARTHUR MILBURN ELLIS

Born: 25 December 1877 
Died: 18 November 1929, of "acute indigestion," in Minneapolis, North Carolina 
Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery
Military Service: Spanish-American War: Private, Company H, 7th U.S. Infantry
                         Philippine Insurrection: Sergeant, Co. M, Casual Detachment of the 1st U.S. Infantry
                         World War 1: Sergeant, Co. A, 4th Battalion, U.S. Guards
Married: 24 May 1908 to Elizabeth May Crowe ("Aunt Lizzie") 
                                        Born: 20 November 1888
                                        Died: 2 September 1987
                                        Buried: Happy Valley Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN
                                        Parents: Thomas and Sallie Pierce Crowe
Children: 1. Beatrice Eliza ("Bea"), Born: 23 June 1909
                                                     Died: 25 August 1985
                                                     Buried: Williams Cemetery, Chambers Hollow, Elizabethton, TN
                                                     Married: George Emmert Williams, 9 December 1930
                                                     Children: Caroline Elizabeth, Born: 20 December 1931
                                                                    Jerry Mack, Born: 3 August 1934
                                                                    Shelby Eugene, Born: 26 January 1937
                                                                    Glenn Edward, Born: 20 November 1940

               2. Daniel Milburn ("Bub"), Born: 18 March 1912
                                                       Died: 16 April 1968
                                                       Buried: Ellis Family Cemetery
                                                       Married: Pauline Laws, 30 August, 1935
                                                       Children: Barbara Jean Ellis Horton, Born: 30 July 1936
                                                                      Donald Milburn, Born: 22 January 1939
                                                                      Dianna Gayle Ellis McInturff, Born: 10 February 1944
                                                                      Terry Caney, Born: 17 September 1945

               3. Geneva Roosevelt ("Neve"), Born: 23 January 1914
                                                               Died: 1986
                                                               Buried: Livingston Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN
                                                               Married: 1. Audie Sluder, 2. Fred Lambert
                                                               Children: Emma Jean Sluder Bullock, Born: 21 September 1932
                                                                              Judy Ann Lambert Livingston 3 June 1947

               4. Annie May, Born: 22 January 1917
                                      Married: George Simerly, 1932
                                      Children: Gary Jack 
                                                    Cully Lee
                                                    Mickey
                                                    David   

               5. John Daniel, Born: 8 July 1919, Mobile Alabama
                                           Died: 12 June 1977, Dayton, Ohio
                                           Buried: Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, OH 
                                           Military Service: U.S. Army,  Company A, 117th Infantry (Rifle). Registered 23 September 1941.
                                                                         World War II: U.S. Navy, 24 January 1942 – 8 October 1945
                                                                                                   Motor Machinist's Mate First Class
                                                                                                   Served on LST 455 / USS Achilles (ARL 41)
                                           Married 19 April 1947: Louise Laws Smith, Born: 9 April 1923, Elizabethton, TN
                                                                                   Died: 24 March 2003, Dayton, OH
                                                                                   Buried: Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, OH
                                                                                   Parents: Ransom Dudley Laws, 17 September 1888 - 3 August 1963
                                                                                                  Myrtle Webb, 29 April 1887 - 29 October 1939 
                                           Children: Eric Jonathan, Born: 29 June 1949, Dayton, OH
                                                            Married: 1. Cathleen Elaine Cultice, born 29 May 1950
                                                                            2. 2 May 1974 to Linda Faust, born 24 April 1947
                                                            Children: Jon Ericson Ellis, born 25 October 1970
                                                                               Married: Summer Kozlowski, 6 April 2001
                                                                               Child: Cadence Louise Ellis born 24 July 2004
                                                                            Daniel Lee Ellis, born 15 March 1976
                                                                               Married Emiline Adkins, 31 July 2004
                                                                            Brittany Eileen Ellis, born 15 March 1979
                                                                               Married John Wyatt Dudgeon, 26 June 1999
                                                                               Children: Ethan Wyatt Dudgeon, Born 2002
                                                             Allen William, Born: 29 May 1954, Dayton, OH 
                                                             Married: Teresa Lyn Krohn, Born 13 July 1954 
                                                                             Parents: Kenneth L. Krohn, 28 May 1926 - Died: 23 Mar. 1990 
                                                                                            Ruth Mowry, Born: 1 Jan.1927 
                                                             Children: David Carl Ellis, Born: 10 October 1980

               6. Arthur Pershing ("Dodd"), Born: 17 July 1921, Chandler Springs, Alabama  
                                                                   Died: 1978
                                                                   Buried: Monte Vista Cemetery, Johnson City, TN
                                                                   Children: Charles
                                                                                    Janet

               7. Pauline Yvonne, Born: 29 July 1925
                                                 Died: 12 November 2002
                                                 Buried: Happy Valley Cemetery, Elizabethton, TN
                                                 Married: 1. Ford Van Huss, 22 April 1946
                                                               2. Robert L. Hansen, Sr., 29 December, 1959
                                                 Children: Martha Florence Van Huss Davis, Born: 29 December 1948
                                                 Marjorie Joan Van Huss Williams, Born: 29 October 1952
                                                 Robert L. Hanson, Jr., Born: 16 January 1967

               8. Martha Wiline (or Eveline?) ("Mart"), Born: 11 June 1930
                                                                            Married: Ted Pilkington, 13 May 1950
                                                                            Children: Michael Gregg, Born: 16 April 1951
                                                                            Joseph Craig 21 October, 1954