Ellis Family Tree

Artrhur Ellis (sen) 1938

[Hercules] Arthur EllisAge: 91 years18491941

[Hercules] Arthur Ellis
Given names
[Hercules] Arthur
Birth 23 August 1849 43 35
Christening 23 September 1849 (Age 31 days)
Christening of a sisterSophia Antoniette Ellis
17 August 1851 (Age 23 months)
Christening of a brotherGeorge Ellis
10 December 1853 (Age 4 years)
Christening of a brotherFrederick Wade Ellis
11 May 1856 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherArthur (Hercules?) Ellis
26 January 1861 (Age 11 years)
Death of a fatherPhilip Brabazon Ellis
5 July 1861 (Age 11 years)
Burial of a fatherPhilip Brabazon Ellis
10 July 1861 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherJane Brabazon
22 August 1864 (Age 14 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Ellis
1872 (Age 22 years)
Cause: Accidentally killed on the railway at Lymm.
Death of a brotherBrabazon Wood Ellis
18 January 1875 (Age 25 years)
Cause: "Effusion of blood on the brain"
Death of a motherMary Nimmo
4 October 1876 (Age 27 years)

MarriageEleanor Victoria ‘Nelly’ TennantView this family
21 July 1880 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
Frances Letitia ‘’Aunt Fanny‘’ Ellis
22 May 1881 (Age 31 years)
Christening of a daughterFrances Letitia ‘’Aunt Fanny‘’ Ellis
15 June 1881 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
Philip Fredrick Ellis
9 February 1884 (Age 34 years)
Christening of a sonPhilip Fredrick Ellis
22 May 1884 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a daughter
Agnes Jessie Ellis
1886 (Age 36 years)
Christening of a daughterAgnes Jessie Ellis
26 May 1886 (Age 36 years)
Death of a brotherHugh Stowell Ellis
21 August 1886 (Age 36 years)
Cause: Mining cave in.
Burial of a brotherHugh Stowell Ellis
23 August 1886 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
Arthur Ellis
1887 (Age 37 years)
Christening of a sonArthur Ellis
30 December 1887 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
Robert Ellis
14 August 1889 (Age 39 years)
Christening of a sonRobert Ellis
5 October 1889 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
Henry Carthew Ellis
9 April 1891 (Age 41 years)
Christening of a sonHenry Carthew Ellis
5 June 1891 (Age 41 years)
Death of a brotherJohn James Robinson Dent Bell Ellis
4 April 1906 (Age 56 years)
Burial of a brotherJohn James Robinson Dent Bell Ellis
5 April 1906 (Age 56 years)
Marriage of a childPhilip Fredrick EllisCatherine BrattView this family
16 July 1911 (Age 61 years)

Death of a sisterMary Nimmo Ellis
1914 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sonArthur Ellis
13 October 1915 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherAlexander Nimmo Ellis
1916 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherFrederick Wade Ellis
1 August 1919 (Age 69 years)
Death of a sisterSophia Antoniette Ellis
29 December 1924 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherHyacinth d'Arcy Ellis
4 June 1938 (Age 88 years)
Cremation of a brotherHyacinth d'Arcy Ellis
1938 (Age 88 years)
Death of a wifeEleanor Victoria ‘Nelly’ Tennant
6 July 1940 (Age 90 years)
Death 31 March 1941 (Age 91 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: 19 April 1831Oughterard, Kilcummin, Co Galway, Ireland
6 years
elder sister
Mary Frances Ellis
Birth: 1836 29 22Turlough, Co Mayo, Ireland
Death: 1836Turlough, Co Mayo, Ireland
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
22 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
16 months
elder sister
Agnes Ellis
Christening: 9 May 1848 42 34St Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire, England
Burial: 16 June 1849St Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire, England
15 months
2 years
younger sister
Sophia Antoniette Ellis
Christening: 17 August 1851 45 37St Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire, England
Death: 29 December 1924Rozel, Sandycove Rd, Kingstown, Dublin, Ireland
2 years
younger brother
George Ellis
Christening: 10 December 1853 47 39St Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire, England
Death: 1872Lymm, Cheshire, England
2 years
younger brother
Family with Eleanor Victoria ‘Nelly’ Tennant - View this family
Marriage: 21 July 1880St Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire, England
10 months
3 years
3 years
2 years
Arthur Ellis (Jun) 1915Arthur Ellis
Birth: 1887 37 27Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England
Death: 13 October 1915France
3 years
Robert Ellis MC, MDRobert Ellis
Birth: 14 August 1889 39 30The Grove, Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England
Death: 17 April 197841 Manor Road, Taunton, Somerset, England
20 months


Viewed May 2009. Birth date written on Baptism record.


Probate Llandudno 30 May 1941


Educated at King William's College, Isle of Man and Liverpool College.

Admitted as a Solicitor in 1875, and appointed Town Clerk of Burslem in 1891 (until 1910), an d Clerk to the Justices for Burslem and Tunstall in 1901. Retired from his practice in 1923 , being succeeded by his son Henry Carthew. Then moved to 23, Brean Down Avenue, Weston-super -mare, Somerset. (Source: The Family of Ellis)

1851 Census : Lived at Newcastle Street, Longport, Stoke on Trent. with Father. Listed as 'H ' 1871 Census : Articled Clerk. Lived at 76 Waterloo Rd Burslem. (with brother Brabazon W). Lis ted as 'Hercules A'. All records after 1871 show he has dropped the 'Hercules' name. (Except one!) 1880 Kelly's directory : "Ellis, Hercules A, Solicitor, 20, Market Place, Burslem". 1881 census : Lived in Vale view, Wolstanton, Occupation : Solicitor 1891 census : lived in Pitt Green, Wolstanton. Occupation : Solicitor. 1901 census : lived in Marsh Parade, Wolstanton. Occupation : Solicitor 1911 census : Lived at Farfield, Alsager, Staffs. Occupation : Solicitor 1939 register: Lived at 23, Brean Down Avenue, Weston-super-mare, Somerset.

1896 + 1903 + 1908 phone book: Solicitor, and town clerk, 20 Market Place, Burslem.

Lived in Alsager 1908 - 1924.

Knew Rudyard Kipling's father well when he was master at the Burslem School of Art. Enoch Ben nett - father of Arnold Bennett - held a post of trust as Clerk in the family Solicitors firm .

Clerkship to the Governors of Tunstall Endowed School. on his brother's (Brabazon Wood) deat h in April 1875. [Source: Staffordshire Sentinal]

Probate granted to sons Robert and Henry Carthew: Effects £28171 0s 4d. [Source : Probate Cal endar]

2 February 1932: Order of the Court of the Irish Land Commission in the matter of the estat e of Randal James Slacke and Annabella Eva Frances Graham, wife of John Campbell Graham, owne rs, county Cavan; and of the estate of Arthur Ellis, Hyacinth Darcy Ellis, Sophia Antoinett e Russell, Hercules Charles Nelson and James Lovelace Nelson, owners, county Cavan. Order rel ates to the apportionment of rent arising from indenture of fee farm grant dated 3 December 1 872 from Lord Charles William dela Poer Beresford to Matilda Emily Slacke, Susanna Flynn Slac ke, Dorcas Rebecca Slacke, Reverend William James Slacke and Anne Catherine Slacke. Rent amou nts to £49.19.2 and indenture affects the lands of Ballymagauran, Killywilly (Killywillin), D erryragh and Gortaclogher, all situated in the barony of Tullyhaw, county Cavan. [Source: Cav an Library]. See also Arthur Ellis 1705-1780 for the origin of this agreement.

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