Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Wellington Johnathan Ellis

Male 1857 - 1908  (51 years)


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  • Name Wellington Johnathan Ellis 
    Born 6 Aug 1857  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Name Wellington Jefferson Ellis  [6
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Methodist 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    W. Methodist 
    Occupation 1882  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    farmer 
    Occupation 1888  Strong Township, Parry Sound District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    farmer 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-134028 
    Died 20 Dec 1908  Gilbert Plains, , Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried Riverside Cem., Dauphin, Manitoba Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I134028  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2022 

    Father William E. Ellis,   b. 10 Feb 1819, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1891, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Nancy Andrews Nelles,   b. 4 Aug 1830, South Dumfries Twp., Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1908, Brantford Township, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Family ID F33082  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ann Eagle,   b. 29 Mar 1861, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Mar 1882  Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Leslie Ervine "Irvin" Ellis,   b. 4 Jul 1883, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William Elijah Ellis,   b. 6 Aug 1888, Strong Township, Parry Sound District, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Gordon Ellis,   b. 17 Jul 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1964, New Westminster, , British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Violet Ellis,   b. 31 Aug 1898, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2022 
    Family ID F61188  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ELLIS, WELLINGTON J.

      The many friends of Mr. Ellis, for many years a resident of this vicinity (Hespeler), will be sorry to learn of his death at Gilbert Plains, MN, on the 20th December 1908. He, his wife and sons went to Manitoba a few years ago to engage in farming. Mr. Ellis was married to Sarah Eagle, daughter of the late Elijah Eagle. Interment took place at Dauphin, MN.

      -Information from the marriage certificate of Sarah Ann Eagle: Born c. 1861, daughter of Elijah and Louisa Eagle married Wellington J. Ellis, born c. 1858, son of William and Nancy Ellis on Mar. 29, 1882.

      A Celebration of Lives Obituaries of Puslinch Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Vol 1, Anna Jackson & Marjorie Clark
      Used with kind permission of Marjorie Clark

  • Sources 
    1. [S86] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1901, Waterloo (South/Sud) G-4 Page 14.

    2. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 1.

    3. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Waterloo S. Twp. 1881 Div 2 Page 12.

    4. [S894] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1861, Sect. 11 Page 75.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Wellington J Ellis
      Sex: Male
      Age: 24
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1858 Ontario,
      Occ: farmer - Waterloo Twp
      Father's Name: William Ellis
      Mother's Name: Nancy Ellis
      Spouse's Name: Sarah Ann Eagle
      Spouse's Sex: Female
      Spouse's Age: 21
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1861 Ontario
      Res: Puslinch Twp
      Spouse's Father's Name: Elijah Eagle
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Louisa Eagle
      Marriage Date: 29 Mar 1882
      Marriage Place: Puslinch, Ontario, Canada

    6. [S1888] Canada, British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993.
      Name: Gordon Ellis
      Sex: Male
      Age: 70
      Death Date: 13 May 1964
      Death Place: New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
      Birth Date: 12 Feb 1894
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1894
      Birthplace: Ontario,
      Marital Status: Married
      Father's Name: Jefferson Wellington Ellis
      Mother's Name: Sarah Ann Eagle
      Spouse's Name: Marguerita Gray

    7. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: Leslie Ervine Ellis
      Sex: Male
      Birth Date: 4 Jul 1883
      Birthplace: Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Birthplace (Original): Waterloo Township, Waterloo, Ontario
      Father's Name: Wellington J. Ellis - farmer
      Father's Sex: Male
      Mother's Name: Sarah Eagle

    8. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name: William Elijah Ellis
      Sex: Male
      Birth Date: 6 Aug 1888
      Birthplace: , Muskoka
      Father's Name: Wellington Ellis - farmer - Strong Tp.
      Father's Sex: Male
      Mother's Name: Sarah Eagle

    9. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/237062340/wellington-j-ellis.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Aug 1857 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Methodist - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - W. Methodist - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1882 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1882 - Puslinch Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ? - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - ? - 1901 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Dec 1908 - Gilbert Plains, , Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cem., Dauphin, Manitoba Link to Google Earth
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