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ELLIS Caleb, Jr.

Male - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name ELLIS Caleb  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Gender Male 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • On September 17, 1754 Benjamin bought 130 acres of land on AbramTs Branch adjoining his brother Caleb Jr. 'S land from their father Caleb. By 1768 he bought his brother Stephen's land (inherited from father) and in 1792 he bought his brother Dann's land (inherited from father.)

      Father's Will:
      Will
      Also from the McCrary book, page 28, concerning Caleb's will:
      My son Richard: my Island Land lying in Blackwater Swamp
      My son Stephen: my land and Plantation whereon I now live He allowing his Mother Peascable and Quiet Possession thereof During her Natural Life
      My son Caleb: my Negro Girl Named Beck to him and his Heirs forever he allowing his Mother the Labour thereof During her Natural Life
      My son Benja (the a is in superscript): my Negro Girl Named Tabb to him and his Heirs forever. He likewise allowing her Mother the Labour thereof During her Natural Life
      My loving Wife Amelia: all the Remainder of my Estate after my Just Debts be paid thereof During her Natural Life and at her Deceease I desire it to be Equally Divided amongst my Five Children Vizt (t in superscript) Richard Ellis, Dann Ellis, Stephen Ellis, Mary Cooper, and Amelia Shell and in Case any one of them........
      He names sons Caleb and Benjamin as Executors.
      Witnessed by William Shell, John and Richard Cooper.
      It is dated May 17, 1762.
    Person ID I10090  Booth Family
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2017 

    Father ELLIS Caleb, Sr.,   b. 1701, Albemarle Parish, Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1761, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother SHOCKEY Amelia,   b. 1705, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1788, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1727 
    • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
      about Caleb I. Ellis
      Name:
      Caleb I. Ellis          
      Gender:Male          
      Birth Year:1701          
      Spouse Name:Amelia Shockey          
      Marriage Year:1727          
      Number Pages:14          
    Family ID F3357  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 MCCAUL Sally,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Aug 1796  Goochland County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Virginia Marriages to 1800
      about Ellis, Caleb
      Spouse 1:
      Ellis, Caleb          
      Spouse 2:Mccaul, Sally          
      Marriage Date:15 Aug 1796          
      Marriage Location:Virginia Goochland County          
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F3839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 GILBERT Mary,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 23 Jan 1788  Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Virginia Marriages to 1800
      about Ellis, Caleb
      Spouse 1:
      Ellis, Caleb          
      Spouse 2:Gilbert, Mary          
      Marriage Date:23 Jan 1788          
      Marriage Location:Virginia Sussex County          
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F3840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Jan 1788 - Sussex County, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Aug 1796 - Goochland County, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1120] joann rice, joann rice, (Bishop-Ellis families) (Reliability: 2).