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Harrison ELLER

Harrison ELLER[1, 2, 3]

Male 1819 - 1884  (65 years)

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  • Name Harrison ELLER 
    Born 23 May 1819  Liberty, Casey County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Dec 1884  Bonham, Fannin, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I945  Christian Eller
    Links To This person is also Harrison ELLER (I14) in the J.W. Eller's 1918 Booklet tree on this site  
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2020 

    Father George ELLER, Jr.,   b. 20 Mar 1777, Wythe County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1851, Jabez, Wayne County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mary "Polly" OAKS,   b. 6 May 1787,   d. 19 Dec 1871, Collin County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F313  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Jane "Peggy" Allen,   b. 9 Mar 1821, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1886, Frisco, Collin County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1843 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Francis Eller,   b. 6 Oct 1845, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1936, Frisco, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +2. Julia Ann Eller,   b. 21 Apr 1847, Wayne County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1892, Collin County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    +3. Nancy Jane Eller,   b. 24 Jan 1849, Wayne County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1969  (Age 120 years)
     4. George Washington Eller,   b. 17 Sep 1850, Barren County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1919, Bonham, Fannin, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Malinda Norfleet "Linnie" Eller,   b. 10 Dec 1852, Wayne County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1935, Vernon, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +6. Florence G. Eller,   b. 15 Sep 1854, Barren, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1920  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 7 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F5328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Eller, Harrison (1819-1884)
    Eller, Harrison (1819-1884)

    EFA Research - People
    'Descendants of Harrison Eller'
    "Descendants of Harrison Eller"
    Research By Donn Koenig - 8007 Cameryn Place, Unit 301, Pasadena, MD 21122: (donnkoenig@aol.com)

  • Notes 
    • Harrison Eller (May 23, 1819-December 6, 1885) was born in KY and died in Bonham, Fannin Co., TX. He and his descendants lived in Fannin Co., TX.
      Harrison came to Texas in 1859 according to Fannin Co. Historical Society records.
      In 1868 he secured a patent for making Bois D'Arc fences.
      Both Harrison and his brother Washington were on the census of Wayne County, Kentucky, in 1850. In the 1860 census, Harrison is in Collin County, TX. In the 1870 census, both Harrison and Washington are in Collin County, TX. 1870 Census Series: M593, Roll: 1579, p. 340 McKinney, Collin Co., TX Harrison Eller age 51 born KY Farmer Real Estate Value 1200, Personal Estate Value 750 (He has one male child over age 21[voting age]), wife Margaret Eller age 49 Keeping House born KY, son George Eller age 19 Farm Laborer born KY, daughter Melinda Eller age 17 At Home born KY, daughter Florence Eller age 15 At Home born KY. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S323] Ancestry: "Eads Family Tree" , Pamela Price, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/12404360/person/-1742428/facts.

    2. [S325] Bishop, Judy.

    3. [S369] Koenig, Donn - "Descendants of Harrison Eller", Donn Koenig, (Eller Family Assn. ), http://www.ellerfamilyassociation.com/research/Descendants_Harrison_Eller.pdf.

    4. [S351] Eller, Helen; "Notes on George Eller, Jr." 21 Dec 2002, http://www.ellerfamilyassociation.com/media/George_Eller_Jr.pdf#page=2.