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Ellett Ancestry






First Generation
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1. Mary. Born About 1800 in KY. Died After 1850. 


Children:

	2	i.	Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT
	3	ii.	James H. ELLIOTT/ELLETT
	4	iii.	William ELLIOTT/ELLETT
	5	iv.	John S. ELLIOTT/ELLETT
		v.	Elizabeth; Born About 1831 in KY. 

Second Generation
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2. Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT. Son of Mary. Born 2 March 1816 in KY. Died 1 September
1875 in farm 3 miles southwest of Spencer, Owen Co., IN. Buried in Barnes Cem., Franklin
Twp.,  Owen Co., IN. Occupation farmer and carpenter. 

Owen County Journal -- 2 Sep 1875

At his residence 3 miles southwest of Spencer, on Wed. morning, Sep 1st of flux, Thomas
Ellett, aged about 60 years.

Mr. Ellett was one of the pioneers of this county and was highly respected by all who knew
him.

Owen County Journal -- 16 Sep 1875
Obituary

At a meeting of Sugar Grove Grange No. 993, Patrons of Husbandry of Owen county,
Indiana, a committee was appointed to draft resolutions upon the death of Thomas Ellett,
which reported as follows:

WHEREAS, It has pleased Almighty God to remove from our midst by death, Thomas Ellett,
a worthy member of this Grange, a model man of piety and virtue, and an affectionate
husband and loving father, and one loved and esteemed by all who knew him, whose good
name is better than precious ointment, and whose loss we mourn, not as those having no
hope; our loss is his eternal gain;

WHEREAS, We deem it fitting on this melancholy occassion that we should give expression
of unfeigned sorrow at the loss which the community and this Grange have sustained by
his death and to testify to our appreciation of him as a citizen and member of this order;
therefore

RESOLVED,That we extend to his bereaved family our sincere sympathy in this sad hour of
their affliction; that though his life has gone out, his name, linked with so many virtues,
will live forever.

RESOLVED, That as a further mark of respect, these proceedings be entered on our
records, and a copy be transmitted to the family.

Research: At the time of the 1850 Owen Co., IN census, Thomas was living with Thomas &
Katherine Wells in Washington Twp.

In 1860, he as living with Harland and Sarah Richards and working as a farmer.

By 1870, he had married and was living in Washington Twp., Owen Co., IN.

He married Margaret BARNES, daughter of Isaac BARNES & Susannah PRICE. Born 15 April
1834 in Owen Co., IN. Died 4 January 1911 in Owen Co., IN. Buried in Barnes Cem.,
Franklin Twp., Owen Co., IN. 
They had the following children:

		i.	David ELLETT; Born About 1862. 
	6	ii.	Hester A. ELLETT
		iii.	Belle ELLETT; 

			She married Willard BARNES. 

	7	iv.	Sarah ELLETT
	8	v.	Daniel ELLETT
	9	vi.	Susannah ELLETT
		vii.	William "Bill" ELLETT; Born About 1868/1869. 

3. James H. ELLIOTT/ELLETT. Son of Mary. Born About 1820 in KY. Occupation farmer. 

He married Julia A. E.. Born About 1826 in GA. 
They had the following children:

		i.	Martha ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1841 in IN. 
		ii.	John W. ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1845 in IN. 
		iii.	Louisa ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1849 in IN. 

4. William ELLIOTT/ELLETT. Son of Mary. Born About 1824 in KY. Occupation farmer. 

He married Sarah. Born About 1824 in NC. 
They had the following children:

		i.	Mary A. ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1845 in IN. 
		ii.	Nancy J. ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1847 in IN. 
		iii.	Henry ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born April 1850 in IN. 

5. John S. ELLIOTT/ELLETT. Son of Mary. Born About 1826 in KY. Occupation farmer. 

He married Thirsey J.. Born About 1829 in IN. 
They had the following children:

		i.	William H. ELLIOTT/ELLETT; Born About 1848 in IN. 

Third Generation
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6. Hester A. ELLETT. Daughter of Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT & Margaret BARNES. Born 30
December 1863 in Owen Co., IN. Died 9 March 1911 in Owen Co., IN. Buried in Galimore
Cem., Lafayette Twp., Owen Co., IN. 

Hester died of pulmonary consumption.

She married William B. GALIMORE, son of Silas GALLIMORE & Kiziah Ann DAVIS. Born 20
February 1849. Died 16 October 1919 in Washington Twp., Owen Co., IN. 
They had the following children:

(see Galimore page)

		i.	Celesta Belle GALIMORE
		ii.	Claude Thomas GALIMORE (d. young); Born 16 March 1892. Died 26
February 1894. 
		iii.	Iris Oliver GALIMORE
		iv.	Hester Gertrude "Gertie" GALIMORE
		v.	Bura Margaret GALIMORE (d. young); Born 19 July 1899 in Owen Co.,
IN. Died 12 October 1901 in Washington Twp., Owen Co., IN. 
		vi.	Olive Leona GALIMORE
		vii.	Sara Thelma GALIMORE
		viii.	Howard Fenwick GALIMORE

7. Sarah ELLETT. Daughter of Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT & Margaret BARNES. 

She married George WILLARD. 
They had the following children:

		i.	Byron WILLARD; 

			Byron died in Arizona when he was a young man.
			
		ii.	Ward WILLARD; 

8. Daniel ELLETT. Son of Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT & Margaret BARNES. 

He married Dora TAYLOR. 
They had the following children:

		i.	Bertha ELLETT; 

			She married Claude HASTINGS. 

		ii.	Grace ELLETT; 
		iii.	Mamie ELLETT; 

			She married Bill ENNIS. 

		iv.	Maggie ELLETT; 

9. Susannah ELLETT. Daughter of Thomas ELLETT/ELLIOTT & Margaret BARNES. Born
About 1865/1866. 

She married William TROTH. 
They had the following children:

		i.	Stella TROTH
			Stella died at age 20.

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