Histories of the Martin, Wilson, Bloom, & Ahola Families

Nellis, James

Male 1824 - 1905  (81 years)


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  • Name Nellis, James 
    Born 24 Sep 1824  Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1852  Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Farmer. Living with his wife Elizabeth and son James A. 
    Residence 1870  Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farmer. Living with his wife Elizabeth D., three children (James A., Henrietta M. and Carrie M.) and his parents Andrew and Matilda Nellis.  
    Residence 1880  Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Farming 99 acres. Living with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Carrie and his father Andrew Nellis.  
    Residence 1900  Maple Valley, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Living in his grandson Franklin Buchanan's household with Franklin's wife Delia and brother Elsworth. His daughter Henrietta was living next door. 
    Died 7 Oct 1905  Maple Valley, Montcalm, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 10 Oct 1905  North Ensley Cemetery, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • His death certificate said Ensley Cemetery.
    Person ID I990  Martin-Bloom
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2011 

    Father Nellis, Andrew,   b. 1784, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Mother Martin, Martha Matilda,   b. 21 Sep 1792, Rensselaerville, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1874, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth D.,   b. Abt 1826, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1891, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Children 
     1. Nellis, James A,   b. 19 Jan 1850, Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1872, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +2. Nellis, Henrietta Matilda,   b. 8 Mar 1858, Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1914  (Age 56 years)
     3. Nellis, Carrie Maria,   b. Mar 1867, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 1954, North Ensley Cemetery, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2011 
    Family ID F368  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Farmer. Living with his wife Elizabeth and son James A. - 1852 - Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Oct 1905 - North Ensley Cemetery, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S39] Death Certificate, (image in file) Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995, familysearch.org [database on-line].

    2. [S56] 1851 Canada Census (taken in 1852), Brantford, Brant County, Canada West (Ontario). Schedule: A. Roll: C_11713, Page: 25, Line: 24.

    3. [S60] 1870 US Census, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan; Roll: M593_693; Page: 77A; Image: 157; Family History Library Film: 552192.

    4. [S61] 1880 US Census, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan; Roll: 598; Family History Film: 1254598; Page: 446C; Enumeration District: 206; Image: 0423.

    5. [S61] 1880 US Census, Ensley, Newaygo, Michigan; Archive Collection Number: T1164; Roll: 51; Page: 8; Line: 1; Schedule Type: Agriculture.

    6. [S59] 1900 US Census, Maple Valley, Montcalm, Michigan; Roll: T623_733; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 134.