Eller Family Association

We seek to draw all Ellers and allied families into a cooperative effort.

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Headstones

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Eller, John L. (1929-2015) and wife Helen Ford
Eller, John L. (1929-2015) and wife Helen Ford
 
Great Conewago Presbyterian Church Cemetery Located    17 Jan 2022
Eller, Earl E. (1895-1963) and wife Pearl
Eller, Earl E. (1895-1963) and wife Pearl
 
Ebenezer United Methodist Church Cemetery Located    17 Jan 2022
Eller, William Henry (1844-1919)
Eller, William Henry (1844-1919)
 
Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery Located    15 Jan 2022
Eller, Royal (1925-1947)
Eller, Royal (1925-1947)
 
     15 Jan 2022
Odom, Martha 'Mattie' (1874-1939)
Odom, Martha "Mattie" (1874-1939)
 
Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery Located    15 Jan 2022

Books

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'The Kosher Capones: A History of Chicago's Jewish Gangsters'
"The Kosher Capones: A History of Chicago's Jewish Gangsters"
The Kosher Capones tells the fascinating story of Chicago's Jewish gangsters from Prohibition into the 1980s. Included is the story of Morris Eller, who was the "boss" of Chicago's 20th Ward. That part of the book linked below.
The full book is not available online. There is a link to the first 10 or 20 pages and a way to order it.  
  29 Dec 2021

EFA Research - Other

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Journey To The Absalom Eller Family Cemetery
Journey To The Absalom Eller Family Cemetery
By Dan Liggett 
  16 Jan 2022
'Roanoke Eller Connection Confirmed'
"Roanoke Eller Connection Confirmed"
Howard Eller and presumably all the descendants of the Jacob Eller line of Roanoke, VA match up with other DNA results from the George Michael Eller line. The exact relationship is yet to be determined, but they are definitely part of the George Michael Eller line. 
  23 Dec 2021

EFA Research - People

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Ellers of Wilkes County, NC
Ellers of Wilkes County, NC
An article from the February 1993 Eller "Chronicles" 
  17 Jan 2022
'Boyhood Reminiscences of the Jacob H. Eller Family of Nebraska'
By Raymond Eller
"Boyhood Reminiscences of the Jacob H. Eller Family of Nebraska" By Raymond Eller
 
  12 Jan 2022
Morris Eller: A Chicago Gangster
Morris Eller: A Chicago Gangster
A profile by Harvey Powers for the Eller Family Association 
  30 Dec 2021
“The Kosher Capones: A History of Chicago’s Jewish Gangsters.”
“The Kosher Capones: A History of Chicago’s Jewish Gangsters.”
A brief excerpt of the section dealing with Morris Eller.  
  29 Dec 2021
'Karl Eller Story: Seizing Opportunity and Giving Back'
"Karl Eller Story: Seizing Opportunity and Giving Back"
 
  27 Dec 2021

Newspaper Clippings

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'Child, 2, Dies After Fall in Toilet Vault'
"Child, 2, Dies After Fall in Toilet Vault"
 
  11 Jan 2022
'Morris Eller Supplied Guns to 'Bloody 20th' Ward Gangsters'
"Morris Eller Supplied Guns to 'Bloody 20th' Ward Gangsters"
"Promised Protection, Witnesses tell Jury" 
  30 Dec 2021
'Precinct Bosses Loyal to Eller, He Got 'Em Jobs'
"Precinct Bosses Loyal to Eller, He Got 'Em Jobs"
"So They Give No Help in Vote Fraud Quiz" 
  30 Dec 2021
'Vote For Emanuel Eller for Municipal Judge'
"Vote For Emanuel Eller for Municipal Judge"
 
  30 Dec 2021
'Acquit 13 Eller Henchmen'
"Acquit 13 Eller Henchmen"
"Jury Frees All in 20 Trial For Vote Terrorism" 
  29 Dec 2021


Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Tree | Branch   Last Modified 
I13835 
Wheeler, Mark Edward 
   George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
I3905 
Eller, Wade Edward Sr. 
b. 6 Nov 1889  Ashe County, NC  George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
I12068 
Eller, Wade Edward Jr. 
b. 14 Apr 1923  Roanoke, VA  George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
I240 
Eller, James Madison 
b. 17 Jun 1840  NC  George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
I702 
Eller, John Grover 
b. 04 Jan 1886  Wilkes County, NC  George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022

Families
     
 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Mother's Name   Married   Tree | Branch   Last Modified 
 F4914 
 I13835  Mark Edward Wheeler        George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
 F4801 
 I13542  Stanley Burke Wheeler  I12067  Elizabeth Caroline "Betty" Eller  27 May 1959  George Michael Eller 17 Jan 2022
 F6343 
           Jacob Eller 17 Jan 2022
 F189 
 I431  Earl Edward ELLER  I555  Pearl Steppe  8 Dec 1915  Jacob Eller 17 Jan 2022
 F6342 
 I18565  [Unknown] Biggs  I18562  Nicole ELLER    Jacob Eller 17 Jan 2022