Raised in Englewood, NJ; Teaneck, NJ and New York City, NY... Graduated from Dwight Morrow H.S in Englewood, NJ 1981. Attended William Paterson University in the 80s. Served in the US Navy in the 80s through the 90s as a Cryptological Technician... Upon completion of military service Gene has settled in the Washington, DC metro area where he works in the communication industry....
Interested in where the Surnames (Ellison, Walton, Harris, Seawright) of my family came from.... My forefathers did not bring those names from Africa to the Americas...
my Genetic breakdown is as follows...
Africa 83.2% |West Africa 74.1% - Nigerian 50.6% / - West African 23.5% |East Africa 5.5% - Kenyan 4.2% / - Maasai 1.3% |Central Africa 3.6%
Europe 11.8%|East Europe 8.8% - East European 8.8% |South Europe 3.0% - Italian 3.0%
America 3.1%|Central America 3.1% - Central American 3.1%
Asia 1.9% | East Asia 1.9% - Mongolian 1.9%
Birth Registration Certificate Office of Registrar of Vital Statistic Teaneck, Bergen County, New Jersey, Name: Eugene Ellison | Sex: Male| Place of Birth: Holy Name Hospital Teaneck, N.J.| Date of Birth: March 13, 1963| Time: 11:21AM|Father: Walter Ellison| Maiden Name of Mother: Mary Harris|Registration Date: March 19, 1963
DD214 - Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty | Name: Eugene NMN Ellison| Department, Component and Branch: NAVY - USN| Grade, Rate or Rank: CRT1| Pay Grade: E6| DOB: 630313| Place of Entry into Active Duty: Newark, NJ|Home of Record: Englewood NJ| Last Duty Assignment and Major Command: NAVSECGRUACT, Edzell UK| Station where separate: NAVSECGRUACT, Edzell UK|Command to which transferred: Naval Reserve Personnel Center, New Orleans, LA 70149| Primary Specialty: CTT-9148 - Intermediate Non-Morse Operator/9155 - Collection and Forwarding System (CFS) Analyst| Decorations, medals, badges, citations and campaign ribbons awarded or authorized: National Defense Service Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon (6th Award), Meritorious Unit Commendation, Good Conduct Medal|Type of Separation: Discharged| Character of Service: Honorable| Separations Date: Feb 13, 1993
New Jersey State Department of Health Certificate of Marriage | Date: May 10, 1984|Place of Marriage: Englewood, Bergen, New Jersey|Groom: Eugene Ellison| Age: 21| Place of Birth: New Jersey|Groom Father: Walter Eugene Ellison| Groom Father Place of Birth: Georgia|Groom Mother: Mary Harris| Groom Mother Place of Birth: S. Carolina|Bride: Heather Barr Holland| Age: 25| Place of Birth: England| Bride Father: David Barr Holland| Bride Father Place of Birth: Scotland| Bride Mother: Doris Jane Hamilton Mitchell| Bride Mother Place of Birth: Scotland
Arizona Certificate of Marriage| Date: February 9, 2013|Place: Glibert, Maricopa, Arizona| |Groom: Eugene Ellison| Age: 49| Place of Birth: New Jersey|Groom Father: Walter Eugene Ellison| Groom Father Place of Birth: Georgia|Groom Mother: Mary Harris| Groom Mother Place of Birth: S. Carolina|Bride: Melonae D. Schaa| Age: 48| Place of Birth: New York| Bride Father: Jon Denton Schaa| Bride Father Place of Birth: South Dakota| Bride Mother: Joann Hines| Bride Mother Place of Birth: New York
Name Eugene Ellison | Nationality: United States of America|Sex: Male| Birth Place: New Jersey, United States of America| Issue Date: Dec 4, 1986| Expires Date: Dec 3, 1996| Issuing Authority: Passport Agency Washington, DC
Name Eugene Ellison | Nationality: United States of America|Sex: Male| Birth Place: New Jersey, United States of America| Issue Date: Oct 14, 1997| Expires Date: Oct 13, 2007| Issuing Authority: Passport Agency Washington, DC
Name Eugene Ellison | Nationality: United States of America|Sex: Male| Birth Place: New Jersey, United States of America| Issue Date: Oct 22, 2007| Expires Date: Oct 21, 2017| Issuing Authority: United States Department of State
Name Eugene Ellison | Nationality: United States of America|Sex: Male| Birth Place: New Jersey, United States of America| Issue Date: Mar 20, 2017| Expires Date: Mar 19, 2027| Issuing Authority: United States Department of State
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On 10 Aug 2017 at 23:48 GMT Gene Ellison wrote:
William Ellison (1790–1861), an American slave, then a slave owner.
Some mixed-race persons in the South became slave owners, and many who were accepted in the society supported the Confederacy during the Civil War. For example, William Ellison owned 60 slaves.
On 10 Jul 2017 at 03:12 GMT Doug Lockwood wrote:
You may be correct about the Berrian connection. Without a marriage or death certificate for her or one of the children showing her maiden name, it is hard to be sure.
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