Ellis Family Tree

Arthur (Hercules?) EllisAge: 90 years17711861

Arthur (Hercules?) Ellis
Given names
Arthur (Hercules?)
Name prefix
Birth 1771 41 33
Birth of a son
James Jacques Ellis

Birth of a brotherDixie Ellis
1777 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherHercules Ellis
about 1780 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherArthur Ellis
9 October 1780 (Age 9 years)

Birth of a brotherHenry James Ellis
1781 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherNicholas Ellis
1783 (Age 12 years)
Death of a fatherHercules Ellis
1783 (Age 12 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Tenison
1785 (Age 14 years)

MarriageJane BrabazonView this family
1799 (Age 28 years)

Christening of a daughterJane Letitia Ellis
15 October 1803 (Age 32 years)
Christening of a sonHercules Arthur Ellis
7 February 1805 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
Philip Brabazon Ellis
8 May 1806 (Age 35 years)
Christening of a daughterCatherine Maria Ellis
23 July 1807 (Age 36 years)
Christening of a daughterMargaret Susanna Ellis
19 July 1808 (Age 37 years)
Death of a brotherHercules Ellis
1809 (Age 38 years)

Cause: Drowned
Christening of a daughterMary Ellis
1809 (Age 38 years)
Christening of a daughterRebecca Ellis
28 August 1810 (Age 39 years)
Death of a motherFrances Coddington
12 September 1810 (Age 39 years)
Christening of a daughterMarianne Ellis
22 March 1812 (Age 41 years)
Christening of a daughterAnna Ellis
23 July 1813 (Age 42 years)
Christening of a sonArthur Ellis
1 August 1815 (Age 44 years)
Christening of a sonJames Jacques Ellis
9 September 1818 (Age 47 years)
Christening of a daughterSophia Antoinette Ellis
23 September 1819 (Age 48 years)
Christening of a sonAlexander Ellis
1820 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sonAlexander Ellis
16 November 1821 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childChas AtkinsonJane Letitia EllisView this family
22 June 1830 (Age 59 years)

Marriage of a childPhilip Brabazon EllisMary NimmoView this family
19 April 1831 (Age 60 years)
Death of a brotherDixie Ellis
23 June 1847 (Age 76 years)
Marriage of a childArthur EllisElizabeth View this family
1848 (Age 77 years)

Marriage of a childArthur EllisEliza Anna LordView this family
December 1848 (Age 77 years)
Death 26 January 1861 (Age 90 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: 1 November 1768St Peter's Church, Drogheda, Ireland
3 years
10 years
younger brother
-2 years
younger brother
5 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Jane Brabazon - View this family
Marriage: 1799
5 years
16 months
15 months
14 months
1 year
17 months
Mary Ellis
Christening: 1809 38 31Ireland
Death: 17 January 1899Kingston, Co Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
20 months
19 months
16 months
2 years
3 years
1 year
15 months
Alexander Ellis
Christening: 1820 49 42Ireland
Death: 16 November 1821Ballymakenny, Co Louth, Ireland


Landed Estates database, National Univ of Ireland, Galway: Rev. Arthur Ellis is recorded as l easing land in the parish of Fenagh, county Leitrim, in 1856. The Ellis family had a house a t Tankerville, Balbriggan, county Dublin and also held land in counties Cavan and Louth. Rev . Ellis had a shooting lodge at Slievenakilla in the parish of Drumreilly which the family us ed throughout the 19th century. It was later the property of John Benison, son-in-law of Rev . Ellis. The building is no longer extant. The Ellis estate in county Leitrim amounted to ove r 3,000 acres in the 19th century. [Source: http://www.landedestates.ie/LandedEstates/jsp/est ate-show.jsp?id=588]

Rector of Ardee, County Meath, Ireland, ordained in 1793. A brass in the chancel of the Arde e Church erected by his son Arthur Ellis JP commemorates him.

T.C.D. B.A. 1793; M.A 1832 Curate Termonfeckin 1804-8 and PC Ballymakenny 1809-26

http://www.jbhall.freeservers.com/1842_county_louth_voters.htm This list contains the names of 1,200 people entitled to vote in the County of Louth for th e year 1842. Only those with a property valuation of £10 and over could vote. This list is tr anscribed from an original source in the National Archives of Ireland, Official Papers ref 18 42/70. It includes:- Ellis Arthur, Grenville-street Dublin, Rentcharger, Ardee, Ardee [Son] Ellis Arthur, Kildemmock, Freeholder, Kildemmock, Ardee [son?] Ellis James, Kildemock, Freeholder, Kildemock, Ardee [son?]

1822 freeholders list:- Ellis Arthur; Termonfechin; Dardisrath; Registered: Ardee 09/01/1809;

1865 voters:- Ellis Arthur, 7 Gt. Denmark street Dublin, -, Ardee Ellis George, Drogheda, -, Ferrard Ellis Robert E. (M.D.), Drogheda, -, Ferrard Ellis Robert F., 29 Upper Gloucester street Dublin, -, Ardee

Born in Donegal in 1770, his father was Hercules Ellis of Cloonhill in that county; his mothe r was Frances Coddington of Oldbridge, Co. Meath. He entered T.C.D. in January 1789, obtaine d his B.A. in 1793 and was ordained in the same year. Noted as curate in Termonfeckin in th e V.B. from March 1796 to 1799 and held the position until 1808. He was the perpetual curat e of Ballymakenny from 1809 to 1826 and also resident there. Susan Burney, the sister of Fra nces Burney, the eighteenth century socialite and novelist, lived in Termonfeckin from 1796 t o 1799 (See article in T.H.S. ‘Review 2005’) and described him while attending one of his ser vices, “…he is a well looking man but a wretched preacher, with a vile pronunciation tho’ n o considerable brogue.” He married Jane Brabazon, daughter of Philip Brabazon of Carstown i n c.1799 and they had fifteen children. He was appointed rector of Ardee in 1826.He died, age d 90, at the rectory in Ardee on 26th January 1861 and was buried in Old St. Mary’s cemeter y in the town. His wife died in August 1864, aged 86. [Source: Termonfeckin Historical Societ y]