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ELLIS James Bolling

Male Cal 1834 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name ELLIS James Bolling 
    Born Cal 1834 
    Gender Male 
    Will 24 Sep 1872  Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Father's Will 
    • In it he left property to his wife then Henrietta for her lifetime, son James Bolling Ellis after Henrietta's death, Ann R. Harrison was bequeathed land formerly belonging to Benjamin Ellis and to son John T. Ellis. Mill and Mill seat also bequeathed to John T. Does it make sense that the property belonged to the Velvin's before the Ellis's?
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    • Sarah Johnson wrote that "James Bolling Ellis married Jennie Briggs of Petersburg. They had 2 children who died young. They lived at old Harrison place. James Bolling died suddenly in the barn while shucking corn there."
    Person ID I12467  Booth Family
    Last Modified 30 Apr 2015 

    Father ELLIS Bolling,   b. Est 1797,   d. 1872, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Mother VELVIN Elizabeth Ann,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Dec 1819  Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witness was John Velvin

      Minister was Beverly Booth

      Marriage date shows 22 Nov 1819 in other records

      Boling Ellis mentioned in the record of Boling Ellis and Elizabeth Ann Velvin
      Name:      Boling Ellis
      Event Type:      Marriage
      Event Date:      22 Nov 1819
      Event Place:      Surry, Virginia, United States
      Spouse's Name:      Elizabeth Ann Velvin
      Digital Folder Number: 004129185 , Image Number: 00068
      Virginia, Surry County Marriage Records, 1735-1950
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      "Virginia, Surry County Marriage Records, 1735-1950," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KCHW-LMW : accessed 25 April 2015), Boling Ellis and Elizabeth Ann Velvin, 22 Nov 1819; citing Surry, Virginia, United States, Register of Deeds, Surry.
    Family ID F3264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BRIGGS Jennie Wyche,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1 Dec 1881  Surry County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 

    • Jas. Bolling Ellis in the Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
      Name:Jas. Bolling Ellis nbsp;   
      Gender:Male nbsp;   
      Marital Status:Single nbsp;   
      Age:47 nbsp;   
      Birth Date:1834 nbsp;   
      Birth Place:Surry nbsp;   
      Marriage Date:1 Dec 1881 nbsp;   
      Marriage Place:Surry, Virginia nbsp;   
      Father:Bolling Ellis nbsp;   
      Mother:Elizabeth Ellis nbsp;   
      Spouse:Jennie Wyche Briggs nbsp;   
      FHL Film Number:34153 nbsp;   
      Reference ID:P. 25 #39 nbsp;   
      Source Information
      Ancestry.com . Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
      [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014.
      Original data: Virginia, Marriages, 1785-1940. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.
      This collection includes marriage records from Virginia. Learn more...
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F4169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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