Tenth Generation


648. Lt. John Ellis242 was born on 14 September 1623 in St. Butolph, Bishop's Gate, London, England.126,242,336 He died on 2 April 1697 at the age of 73 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).126 The following excerpt from the "Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine", George Thomas Little, A. M., Litt. D., Lewis Historical Publishing Company, New York 1909 vol. 2, pg. 928...

"John Ellis, immigrant ancestor, was born in England and came to Sandwich, Plymouth county, at an early date. He was on the list of men reported able to bear arms in 1643, and was a lieutenant in the military company of his town. He died in the spring of 1677 and the inventory filed soon afterward was dated May 23, 1677, presented by his widow Elizabeth." Elizabeth Freeman and Lt. John Ellis were married 20 AUG 1644/5 in Barnstable, Massachusetts (Barnstable).301,337 4 Jun 1645 another source for marriage...Sandwich, Mass

649. Elizabeth Freeman was born on 11 April 1624 in Billingsham, Sussex, England.242,338 She died after 24 June 1692 at the age of 68 in Rochester, Massachusetts (Plymouth).338

Children were:

i.

John Ellis was born.300

ii.

Elizabeth Ellis338 was born on 30 April 1645 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).242 She died on 2 November 1688 at the age of 43.242

iii.

Bennett Ellis298 was born on 27 February 1648 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).300,301,339

iv.

Lt. Mordecai Ellis 1st298 was born on 24 March 1650 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).294,299,300,301,340 He was made a Freeman by marriage or majority in 1681 .301 He died in 1715 at the age of 65.301 +Rebecca ELLIS
+Josiah ELLIS
+William ELLIS
John ELLIS
+Sarah ELLIS
Mary ELLIS
Mordecai ELLIS
Eleazer ELLIS
Benjamin ELLIS
Samuel ELLIS

v.

Deborah Ellis338 was born about 1652 in prob. Middleboro, Massachusetts (Plymouth).294

vi.

Joel Ellis298 was born on 20 March 1654 in Barnstable, Massachusetts (Barnstable).294,299,300,301 He died on 3 December 1717 at the age of 63 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).341

vii.

Samuel Ellis was born about 1656 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).242,300

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viii.

Matthias Ellis-39376.

320

ix.

Manoah Ellis-54198.

x.

Freeman Ellis298,342 was born in 1661.242,342 He died on 20 June 1728 at the age of 67.242

xi.

Gideon Ellis was born about 1663 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).294,343 He died after 15 June 1702 at the age of 39.343

xii.

William Ellis was born about 1665 in Sandwich, Massachusetts (Barnstable).294,343 He died in 1716 at the age of 51 in Middleboro, Massachusetts (Plymouth).343