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Ellis, MrRef 226-8
[18??-19??] Around 1892 he married Ada [1867-19??] from Bradford.


In 1911, Ada was head of the household and described herself as a grass widow, but this was changed to married. She gave her occupation as landlady of boarding house
 

Children:

  1. child who died young [before 1911]
  2. child
  3. child
  4. Arthur Vaughan [b 1893] who was a stockkeeper (worsted spinners) [1911]
  5. Daniel Edwin [b 1900]
  6. Gwynneth May [b 1902]
  7. Bernard Cecil [b 1904]

The family lived at 1 Trinity Place, Halifax [1911].

Living with them [in 1911] was boarder Thomas Foulkes [aged 24] (tailor's shop assistant) 

Ellis, AbramRef 226-26
[1808-1845] Of Southowram.

He married Ruth [1806-1841].

Ruth died 26th October 1841 (aged 35).

Abram died 2nd March 1845 (aged 37).

Members of the family were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: F-N22]

Ellis, AlbertRef 226-324
[19??-19??] Director and Chief Engineer of A. & J. R. Davison Limited [1958]

Ellis, ArthurRef 226-662
[18??-19??] Engineer and maker of washing machines, wringing machine dealer and retailer of
The Ewbank Easy lift the Mangle

He was at 24 Horton Street, Halifax [1937]

Ellis, ArthurRef 226-98
[1914-1999] Son of William Ellis.

Born in Pellon.

He became a national and international football referee. In 1952, at the age of 37, he refereed the FA Cup Final between Arsenal and Newcastle; the youngest Cup Final referee, at the time.

He ended his career in league football in 1963.

He was referee of BBC TV's It's a knockout game show from [1966-1982].

He worked as a representative for Ramsden's Brewery [1952-1982]. He published 2 books of memoirs: Refereeing round the world [1954] and The final whistle [1962].

On 7th August 1937, he married Kathleen Robertshaw [1914-1986].

Children:

  1. son
  2. son

The family lived at Brighouse

Ellis, Arthur HenryRef 226-27
[1875-1941] Recorded in 1922, when he was a hatter, hosier, and dealer in raincoats, sports coats, and overalls for all trades, at 52 Crown Street, Halifax

Ellis, AustinRef 226-234
[1883-1918] DCM.

Son of Harriet Ann & William Ellis of King Cross, Halifax.

He was a salesman for J. Barron / a member of Pellon Ward Liberal Club.

In [Q2] 1908, he married Edith Ellen Arundale in Halifax.

Children:

  1. child

They lived at 10 Audley Street, Hanson Lane, Halifax.

During World War I, he enlisted [July 1916], and served as a Lance Corporal with the 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment.

He was killed by a sniper [18th September 1918] (aged 35).

He is remembered on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, France [Grave Ref 4], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance.

He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal

Ellis, Charles GerrardRef 226-685
[18??-18??] Gent of Halifax.

Recorded in July 1863, when he was foreman of the grand jury at the West Riding Midsummer Quarter Sessions

Ellis, Charles HenryRef 226-65
[1875-1???] Born in Norland.

He was a labourer [1899].

On 7th Oct 1899, he married Mary Dyson at St Stephen's Church, Copley.


Mary was the daughter of
Joseph Dyson
 

Children:

  1. Elsie [b 1900]
  2. Frank [b 1907]

Ellis, CharleyRef 226-28
[1869-1948]

Hannah Maria died 17th November 1937 (aged 71).

Charley died 13th February 1948 (aged 79).

The couple were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland with Hannah Maria's parents

Ellis, Rev David CravenRef 226-287
[1934-19??] He served as curate of Great Crosby, Liverpool [1961-1965], chaplain of the Diocesan Boy's School, and curate of Christ Church, Kowloon Diocese of Hong Kong [1965-1969]

He returned to the UK as curate-in-charge and Diocesan Youth officer at Sawrey, Carlisle [1969-1974] before becoming Vicar of St Augustine's Church, Pellon [1974]

Ellis, DemasRef 226-19
[1823-1???] Illegitimate son of Nancy Ellis of Norwood Green.

Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe [26th April 1823]

Ellis, DouglasRef 226-268
[1919-1945] He was a member of Lee Mount Baptist Church, Ovenden / employed by Haw & Barker at Bull Green, Halifax.

He married Annie.

Children:

  1. son
  2. son

They lived at 2 Buckfield Place, Holmfield. Halifax.

During World War II, he enlisted [October 1939], and served as a Lance Corporal with the 1st Battalion Green Howards (Yorkshire Regiment).

He took part in the Dunkirk evacuation.

He was killed in Germany [30th April 1945] (aged 26).

He was buried at Hamburg Cemetery, Germany. [Grave Ref 1A A1 13]

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Lee Mount Baptist Church, Ovenden

Ellis, EdgarRef 226-4
[18??-191?] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Memorial at Saint Matthew's Church, Northowram

Ellis, Rev EdwardRef 226-558
[17??-18??] MA.

He attended Heath Grammar School.

He became Second Master of Westminster School [1814]

Ellis, Dr EdwardRef 226-24
[1859-19??] Born in Ossett.

He was a medical practitioner in Halifax [1891, 1895].

In [Q3] 1881, he married Ruth Douglas [1856-19??] in Leeds.


Ruth came from Acomb, York
 

Children:

  1. George Douglas (Ellis) [b 1884]
  2. Claude Douglas (Ellis) [b 1886]
  3. Harold Douglas (Ellis) [b 1886]
  4. Edward Douglas
  5. Dorothy [b 1895]

The family lived at

Ellis, Dr Edward DouglasRef 226-17
[1884-1943] LRCP, LRCS, LRFPS.

Son of Edward Ellis.

Physician & surgeon.

He lived at Craven House, Halifax [1936]

Ellis, EphraimRef 226-158
[18??-189?] Of Buttershaw. He was a cashier at the Low Moor Iron Company, Norwood Green. He was connected to Norwood Green School. In 1897, his widow and daughters erected Ellis Jubilee Clock Tower in his memory

Ellis, FrankRef 226-181
[1892-1916] He worked at Brookfoot Dye Works.

He married Unknown.

They lived at 53 Brookfoot Lane, Southowram.

During World War I, he enlisted [August 1914], and served as a Lance Corporal with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was killed in a failed attack on Schwaben Redoubt [3rd September 1916] (aged 24).

He was buried at Mill Road Cemetery, Thiepval, France. [Grave Ref I H 13].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, on Brighouse War Memorial, on Southowram War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Saint Anne's Church, Southowram

Ellis, FrankRef 226-7
[1914-1942] He was educated at the Parish Church School / employed at Dean Clough Mills.

He lived at 10 Wards End, Halifax / 45 Wakefield Road, Sowerby Bridge.

He enlisted [1926], and served 12 years in India.

During World War II, he served as a Private with the 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was reported missing in Burma, and assumed to have died between the 18th & 23rd February 1942 (aged 28).

He is remembered on the Rangoon Memorial, Burma [Grave Ref 13], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Ellis, FredRef 226-20
[1867-1???] Illegitimate son of Martha Ellis of Low Moor.

Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe [29th September 1867]

Ellis, FredRef 226-5
[1889-1918] MSM.

He lived with his sister at 19 Dale Street, Brighouse.

He was a silk dresser in Leek, Staffordshire / a reservist.

During World War I, he enlisted [August 1914], and served as a Sergeant with the 10th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He fought at Mons. He was twice wounded.

He was awarded the Meritorius Service Medal

He was killed at Cambrai [19th September 1918] (aged 29).

He is remembered on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, France [Grave Ref 4], on Brighouse War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Park Methodist Chapel, Brighouse

Ellis, FredRef 226-140
[1900-1979] He worked as a travelling salesman for James Farrar (Brushes) Limited.

He was an Alderman and Mayor of Halifax [1966-1967]

Ellis, Frederick VincentRef 226-326
[1892-1961] Born in Halifax [5th February 1892].

He became a well-known artist and art teacher in New Zealand. He studied at Halifax Technical College School of Art [1909-1913], and then at the Royal College of Art, London [1914].

He served in World War I, and, his health having been affected by gas, he was advised to travel to New Zealand [1922]. He taught at King Edward Technical College School of Art in Dunedin.

In 1926, he married Elizabeth Bunbury. The couple moved to Wellington.

He died in New Zealand

Ellis, GeorgeRef 226-6
[18??-1916] Born in Easthorpe.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He died 3rd September 1916.

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, France [Grave Ref 6A & 6B], and in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Ellis, GeorgeRef 226-145
[1892-1915]

He married Flora.

They lived at 11 Weir Street, Shade.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 1st/6th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

He died 7th May 1915 (aged 23).

He is remembered on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli [Grave Ref 58-72 / 218-219], and in the Todmorden Garden of Remembrance

Ellis, GledhillRef 226-3
[1892-1916] Son of Sarah Jane (née Gledhill) [1868-1953] & Ben Ellis [1867-1945].

Born in Elland.

During World War I, he served as a Lance Corporal with the 11th Battalion Manchester Regiment.

He died 3rd August 1916.

He was buried at Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval, France [Grave Ref XXX F 10]

Ellis, Henry JohnRef 226-769
[1837-1861] Son of gardener Matthew Ellis of Roundhay.

He served in the Crimean War; the Indian Mutiny.

He was a Sergeant in the 33rd Regiment of Foot when he died in Halifax [2nd May 1861]

Ellis, IrvinRef 226-12
[1876-1965] Born in Greetland.

He was a cotton carder [1901, 1911] / landlord of the Star Inn, Sowerby [1928-1945].

In 1895, he married Maria Alice Smith [1877-1944] in Halifax.


Maria Alice was born in Greetland
 

Children:

  1. John Arnott
  2. Ada [b 1897] who was a cotton reeler [1911]
  3. Jackson
  4. Harry [b 1901]
  5. Leslie [b 1905]
  6. Norman [b 1907]
  7. Marion [b 1909]
  8. Amy [b 1911]
  9. Willie [b 1913]
  10. Albert [b 1914]
  11. Wilfred [b 1917]
  12. Vernie

The family lived at

  • 2 Swift Street, Halifax [1901]
  • Height Farm, Ripponden, Barkisland [1911]

Sons John Arnott & Jackson died in World War I and Vernie died in World War 2

Ellis, JacksonRef 226-13
[1899-1918] Son of Irvin Ellis.

He was employed by Mitchell Brothers in Sowerby Bridge. He lived at 12 Egremont Terrace, Sowerby Bridge.

During World War I, he served as a Private with the 15th/17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own).

He died of wounds [29th September 1918].

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [9th November 1918].

He was buried at Dranoutre Military Cemetery, Belgium [Grave Ref III A 13].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Saint George's Church, Sowerby and on the Roll of Honour at Sowerby Wesleyan Sunday School.

His brother John Arnott also died in the War, and brother Vernie died in World War 2

Ellis, JamesRef 226-684
[1???-1834] Around 2:30 pm on Sunday, 5th January 1834, Ellis was
fresh in liquor

at the Punch Bowl, Bailiff Bridge when 2 others – Jonathan Beaumont and Thomas Bramham – came in and called for a noggin of rum.

The landlady refused to serve them.

Ellis got up and asked Bramham to shake hands, but Bramham refused to

shake hands with any such cursed rogue as he

Beaumont then punched Ellis, knocking him to the floor, and then kicked him and jumped on his body with both feet. Others in the bar intervened and Ellis was carried home on a cart. He died on the following Tuesday morning.

The Coroner's jury returned a verdict of manslaughter against Beaumont who subsequently absconded

Ellis, JamesRef 226-729
[18??-1904] Landlord of the New Road Tavern, Halifax [1904].

In 1890, he married Elizabeth Ann Bethel in Halifax.

He is mentioned in the List of Local Wills: 1904

Ellis, JamesRef 226-272
[1804-1867] Card maker at Halifax.

He was prominent in music and in local Sunday Schools.

He married Susannah Green [1806-1886].

Children:

  1. Sarah

James and Susannah were buried at Lister Lane Cemetery [Plot Number 947]

Ellis, JamesRef 226-293
[1910-1973] Of Brighouse.

In 1973, his neighbour, Douglas Morton, was charged with Ellis's murder

Ellis, James ThomasRef 226-196
[1880-1918] Son of William Ellis.

Born in Halifax.

He was a member of St Augustine's Church, Pellon / a member of Square Church PSA / a manager at the King Cross, Halifax Branch of the Economic Stores / a manager at the Girlington, Bradford Branch of the Economic Stores [1911] / employed by his brother Arthur Henry [1915].

During World War I, he enlisted [1916], and served as a Private with the 1st Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry.

He served in Serbia & Macedonia. He had been home on 2 weeks' leave, returning to France on 11th September 1918.

He died of wounds in the Casualty Clearing Station [4th October 1918].

His photograph appears with a report of his death in the Halifax Courier [19th October 1918].

He was buried at Tincourt New British Cemetery, France [Grave Ref VI F 18].

He is remembered on the family grave at Christ Church, Pellon,

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Saint Augustine's Church, Pellon.

Ellis, JohnRef 226-569
[1???-1834] A married man of Brighouse.

On 5th January 1834, he was

fresh in liquor

at the Punch Bowl, Bailiff Bridge when 2 other men, Jonathan Beaumont and Thomas Bramham, also tipsy, came in. Ellis asked Bramham to shake hands but he refused. Beaumont then hit Ellis, knocking him over, and then jumped on him and stamped on him. Ellis died 2 days later.

At the inquest, the jury returned a verdict of manslaughter against Beaumont who had absconded

Ellis, Rev JohnRef 226-332
[18??-18??] Minister at Christ's Chapel, Elland [1868-1871].

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. John

Ellis, Rev JohnRef 226-333
[18??-18??] Son of Rev John Ellis.

He was Minister at Christ's Chapel, Elland [1902, 1905].

He lived at Lightcliffe and was a missioner for the district

Ellis, JohnRef 226-553
[1930-] Politician. Educated at Rastrick Grammar School.

He was Labour MP for Bristol North-West [1966-1970] and for Brigg & Scunthorpe [1974-1979]

Ellis, John ArnottRef 226-9
[1895-1918] MM.

Son of Irvin Ellis.

He was a cotton piecer [1911].

During World War I, he served as a Private / Corporal with the 1st/4th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment).

He was awarded the Military Medal.

He was killed in action in France / Flanders [13th April 1918].

He was buried at Mont Noir Military Cemetery, St. Jans-Cappel, France [Grave Ref I B 4].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance, and on the Memorial at Halifax Bowling Club.

His brother Jackson also died in the War, and brother Vernie died in World War 2

Ellis, JosephRef 226-581
[18??-18??] Innkeeper at the Delvers' Arms, Shibden.

On 24th December 1858, he was fined 30/- for

having company in his house at 3 o'clock on the previous Sunday afternoon

Ellis, JubalRef 226-22
[1828-1863] Born in Lightcliffe.

He was a wool comber [1851] / a cotton dyer [1861].

In 1850, he married Hannah Taylor [1827-1901].


Hannah was born in Rastrick [4th April 1827]
 

Children:

  1. John [1851-1911]
  2. Tom [1858-1863]

The family lived at

  • Bonegate, Brighouse [1851]
  • Water Loo, Hipperholme-cum-Brighouse [1861]

Jubal died Q2 1863.

On 21st February 1868, Hannah married Jonas Empsall at Halifax Parish Church

Ellis, LawRef 226-21
[1878-1???] Illegitimate son of Mary Ann Ellis of Norwood Green.

Baptised at St Matthew's Church, Lightcliffe [5th May 1878]

Ellis, Maria AnnRef 226-43
[1875-1???] Daughter of William Ellis.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

She was a dress maker [1891] / a milliner [1901, 1911].

In 1905, the Sowerby Bridge Chronicle carried an advertisement for her millinery business – Miss Ellis – at 23 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge

Ellis, MaryRef 226-178
[1???-1???] Youngest daughter of Stephen Ellis from whom she inherited Langley Hall.

She married Edward Langley

Ellis, RichardRef 226-25
[1855-1881]

In [Q2] 1878, he married Emma Alderson in Halifax.


Emma was the daughter of
Thomas Alderson
 

Richard died 26th October 1881 (aged 26).

He was buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: R-E1D] with Emma's parents

Ellis, RobertRef 226-136
[1898-1918] MM.

He was a baker for Crabtree & Ashworth / a weaver.

He lived at 7 Bridge Buildings, Shade, Todmorden.

During World War I, he enlisted [1916], and served as a Rifleman with the 9th Battalion Cameronian (Scottish Rifles).

He was awarded the Military Medal [May 1918].

He died of wounds [24th October 1918].

He was buried at Foreste Communal Cemetery, France [Grave Ref B 47].

He is remembered on Todmorden War Memorial, and on the Memorial at Saint Mary's Parish Church, Todmorden

Ellis, SamuelRef 226-338
[1776-1???] Born in Halifax. He was an organist. He was a pupil of Thomas Stopford

Ellis, SamuelRef 226-3800
[1798-1858] Of Shelf.

He married Nancy [1806-1861].

The couple were buried at Mount Zion Chapel, Lightcliffe

Ellis, SarahRef 226-628
[1831-1914] Daughter of James Ellis.

Born in Back Foundry Street, Halifax.

She married Thomas Wayman.

She died at Banbury, Oxfordshire

Ellis, SidneyRef 226-283
[1807-1876] Schoolmaster of Lightcliffe.

On 18th June 1858, he was walking from Lightcliffe Station to his home when 3 men threw him to the ground, rifled his pockets and stole his watch, 5 sovereigns, a half-sovereign, 4 half-crowns and other money, and a basket of groceries which he had been carrying.

At the December Assizes at Leeds, Daniel Hanson [34] was charged with the offence. Ellis was unsure about identifying Hanson, and witnesses gave Hanson an alibi at the time of the assault. Hanson was acquitted

Ellis, StephenRef 226-177
[1???-16??] Came from the Craven district of Yorkshire. In 1655, he bought Langley Hall, Hipperholme. He was active in persecuting local nonconformists after the restoration of Charles II. He was said to have been an enemy of Rev Oliver Heywood. He was involved in establishing Hipperholme Grammar School and was one of its first trustees.

He married Unknown.

Children:

  1. a daughter who married Thomas Highley of whom Ellis disapproved
  2. Mary

Langley Hall passed to Mary

Ellis, ThomasRef 226-2
[1795-18??] He served with the 2nd Battalion 84th Foot York & Lancaster Regiment in the Peninsular War

Ellis, Thomas CharlesRef 226-119
[1846-1886] He lived at Ryburn Cottage, Ripponden

Ellis, TomRef 226-18
[1874-1931] Son of Martin Ellis, labourer.

He was a labourer of Clayton Place, Brookfoot [1900].

On 8th December 1900, he married Edith Midgley [1878-1962] at Elland Parish Church.


Edith lived at Schofield's Yard, Commercial Street, Brighouse.

No father was named for Edith on the marriage record

 

Tom died 20th December 1931 (aged 57).

Edith died 3rd April 1962 (aged 84).

The couple were buried at St Anne's Church, Southowram [Grave Ref: NR-B15]

Ellis, V.Ref 226-10
[19??-19??] He served in World War II.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Memorial at Halifax Bowling Club

Ellis, VernonRef 226-15
[1918-1945] Aka Vernie.

Son of Irvin Ellis.

He was a member of Providence Primitive Methodist Chapel, Sowerby or Providence United Methodist Chapel, Sowerby / a member of Sowerby St Peter's Cricket Club / employed by James Clay & Sons Limited / a reservist.

During World War II, he was called-up [October 1939], and served as a Sergeant with the Royal Army Service Corps.

He died of head injuries in the Middle East [3rd March 1945].

He was buried at Ramleh War Cemetery, Palestine & Israel [Grave Ref 3 N 4].

He is remembered on the Memorial at Saint Peter's Church, Sowerby

Ellis, W.Ref 226-14
[18??-19??] Of Industrial Road, Sowerby Bridge.

He was injured – side, back and neck – in the Pye Nest Tram Disaster of 15th October 1907, but was treated at home

Ellis, WalterRef 226-29
[1873-1955] He was landlord of the West Bottom Tavern, Norland [1911-1919] / landlord of the New Inn, Sowerby Bridge [1919-1922].

In [Q2] 1900, he married Mary Holroyd in Halifax.


Mary was the daughter of Major Holroyd
 

Ellis, WilfredRef 226-11
[1888-1918] His family lived at 20 Norman Street, Halifax.

During World War I, he served as a Corporal with the Australian Infantry (Australian Imperial Forces).

He died at East Fremantle [8th July 1918] (aged 30).

He was buried at Fremantle Cemetery, Western Australia [Cong D 405].

He is remembered in the Halifax Town Hall Books of Remembrance

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-126
[17??-1???] Halifax attorney.

On 2nd October 1794, he was attacked by 2 men.

On 6th October 1794, John Chadwick and John Robertshaw published a notice confessing to attacking Ellis – and also John Hirst – and begging pardon in return for leniency

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-171
[17??-18??] Money-scrivener at Halifax.

In August 1803, he was declared bankrupt

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-31
[18??-18??] Of Huddersfield.

He married Rebecca.

Children:

  1. Martha [1835-18th December 1857]
  2. James [1837-15th July 1855]
  3. Elizabeth [1845-26th May 1855]
  4. Edwin who died in infancy

The children () were buried at Providence Congregational Church, Stainland

Ellis, Dr WilliamRef 226-231
[18??-1875] Surgeon of Morley, Leeds.

On 5th August 1868, he married Maria Freeman in Bradford.


Maria was the daughter of
James Freeman
 

They had no children.

William died in 1875.

In 1891, Maria married Junius Hardwick

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-23
[1817-1886] Born in Halifax.

He was a farmer of 20 acres employing labourers [1861] / a farmer of 20 acres [1871] / a farmer of 16 acres [1881].

In [Q4] 1847, he married Hannah Gledhill [1822-1884] in Halifax.


Hannah was born in Rastrick [21st March 1822]
 

Children:

  1. John [b 1849] who was a farm labourer [1861]
  2. Mary Hannah [b 1850]
  3. Thomas [b 1851]
  4. William Edward [b 1853] who was an apprentice cartwright [1871]
  5. David [b 1854] who was a drayman [1881]
  6. Benjamin [b 1856] who was a factory hand woollen [1871], a butcher [1881]
  7. George Henry [b 1858] who was a factory hand woollen [1871]
  8. Rachel [b 1861]
  9. Fred [b 1863] who was a factory hand woollen [1871], a butcher [1881]
  10. Arthur [b 1865] who was a farm labourer (indoors) [1881]

The children were born in Halifax.

The family lived at

William died 19th June 1886 (aged 69).

Hannah died 24th April 1884.

William & Hannah were buried at Greetland Methodist Church [Grave Ref: I8]

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-228
[1830-1874] Born in Ovenden.

He was a stone delver [1871] / a beer seller at the Chatburn & Jennings, Luddendenfoot [1871] / a beerhouse keeper at Luddendenfoot [1874]

On 31st January 1867, he married Elizabeth Shaw [1839-1893] at Halifax Parish Church.


Elizabeth was born in Midgley
 

Children:

  1. Hannah [b 1866]
  2. Jesse [1868-1948]
  3. Thomas [1870-1938]

William died 12th August 1874.

Probate records show that he left effects valued at under £20.

Administration was granted to his widow Elizabeth

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-688
[1842-1903] Born in Northallerton.

He was a tailor [1869].

On 6th November 1869, he married Jane Martin [1839-1914] in Bradford.


Jane was born in Masham
 

Children:

  1. Walter William [1870-1929]
  2. Herbert Martin [1873-1939]
  3. Arthur Henry [1875-1941] who was a hosier at 43 Crown Street, Halifax [1918]
  4. Albert Edward [1877-1881]
  5. James Thomas

The family lived at 96 Haigh Street, Halifax [1903].

In 1911, the widowed Jane was living with sons Walter and James in Bradford.

Members of the family were buried at Christ Church, Pellon

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-30
[1851-1???] Son of James Ellis, farmer.

Born in Sowerby Bridge.

He was a cab driver of Warley [1873] / a cart driver [1881] / a carrier [1891] / a general carrier [1901, 1911].

In 1873, he married Harriet Woodhead [1850-1???] at Halifax Parish Church.


Harriet, of Warley, was the daughter of John Woodhead, farmer
 

Children:

  1. Maria Ann
  2. Eliza [b 1876]
  3. Alice [b 1880]
  4. Herbert [b 1884] who was a machine tool maker [1901], a carrier general [1911]

The family lived at

  • Hollings Mill Lane Cottages, Sowerby Bridge [1881]
  • 25 Hollings Mill Lane, Warley, Sowerby Bridge [1891]
  • 23 Wharf Street, Sowerby Bridge [1901, 1911]

In 1891, daughter Eliza [aged 15] was a visitor with the Hardman family at Holme House Sowerby Bridge

Ellis, WilliamRef 226-564
[1890-1963] Picture frame maker at Halifax.

He married Zylpha, daughter of Edward Binns.

Children:

  1. Arthur
  2. son

Ellis, WillieRef 226-16
[18??-191?] He served in World War I.

He died in the conflict.

He is remembered on the Memorial at Shelf Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

 

Ellis surnameRef 226-1
There are over 50 entries on the Calderdale Companion for people with the surname Ellis, as discussed in this SideTrack. This count does not include other forms of the surname.

Unattached BMDs for Ellis:


Marriages 1901, 1902, 1907; Deaths 1808, 1899, 1907
 



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