James Samuel Ellis1

M, #734, b. 21 December 1823, d. circa 1862
Last Edited=26 Jun 2014
     James Samuel Ellis, son of Lennon Brigers Ellis and Margaret Theresa Moffett, was born on 21 December 1823 at Perry County, Mississippi.2 James Samuel Ellis was the son of Lennon Brigers Ellis and Margaret Theresa Moffett.2

James Samuel Ellis married Penelope Cooley, daughter of William C. Cooley Jr. and Mary Polly Davis, in 1850.3,2

James Samuel Ellis died circa 1862 at Paulding, Jasper County, Mississippi.2 and was buried at Shady Grove First Baptist Church Cemetery, Heidelberg, Jasper County, Mississippi.4

Child of James Samuel Ellis and Penelope Cooley


  1. [S10] Unknown author, "Family Group Sheets, Heidleberg Library Archives" (unknown compiler address). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Heidleberg Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S213] Patrick E. Roper, "E-Mail Correspondence with Patrick E. Roper," E-Mail message from (author E-Mail address private) at (unknown address) to this researcher, 3 Nov 2005. Hereinafter cited as "Correspondence - Patrick E. Roper."
  3. [S19] Lucille Dickinson Ainsworth, Our Ainsworth Heritage 1758 - 1988, Lucille Dickinson Ainsworth (Mississippi: Self Published, 1988). Hereinafter cited as Our Ainsworth Heritage.
  4. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Marshall Parker, Record added: Sep 02, 2009, Find A Grave Memorial# 41471277., Findagrave.com.