James was born 8/17/1847. He was married 3 times - first to Julia Eliza Whitley 8/14/1867, then to Sarah Elizabeth "Sallie" Adams 4/7/1869 and third to Susan Elizabeth Weisinger 6/11/1885.
He is listed in the family of Godfrey T. Ellisor in the 1860 U.S. Census of Waverly, Walker County, Texas. Those listed include Godfrey T. “Ellissor”(37), “Emeline” (32), Mathew D. (16), James Y. (12), John R. (10), Henry N. (6), Mary F. (4), Godfrey C. (2) and Ann E.J. (7/12). Mathew, James and John’s birthplace is listed as Alabama. Henry, Mary Godfrey C. and Ann were born in Texas. This would indicate the family came to Texas between 1850-54.
James (22) is again listed in the 1870 Census of Walker County, Texas. Others listed in the household include Sarah (25), N.F. (40) (m), farmer, Martha (23), Harriett (13), Tho. C. (11), Isaak (10), Louisa (9), Wm. M. (6), Lucinda (4) and T.L.F. (1). Not sure of the relationship with those listed with James and Sarah at this time period.
They are listed again as James Y. (32), Sarah E. (32), Travis L. (9), Nancy (7), Josie J. (4), Julia (2) and Samuel L. (1/12) in the 1880 Census Enumeration District #1, San Jacinto County, Texas.
The family is found in the 1900 Census of Maynard, San Jacinto County, Texas. Those listed include James T. Ellisor (52), Susan E. (47), Luther S. (19), Susan E. (17), Chester T. (13), Marvin (12), Ernest M. (11), Laura E. (7), and Annie E. (5).
They are again found in the 1910 Census of San Jacinto County, Texas, Precinct 3 (Dwelling #82, Family #82, Sheet 3-A). Family members include James T. (62), Susan E. (57), Luther S. (29), Susan E. (27), Chester T. (23), Marvin (23), Earnest M. (21), Laura (17) and Annie (15).
He passed away 8/29/1910.
James Thomas Young Ellisor
BIRTH 17 Aug 1847, Alabama, USA
DEATH 29 Aug 1910 (aged 63), Maynard, San Jacinto County, Texas, USA
BURIAL Evergreen Cemetery, Evergreen, San Jacinto County, Texas, USA
MEMORIAL ID 46087603
Godfrey Thomas Ellisor 1822–1887
Emaline Francis Ellisor Ellisor 1827–1873
Julia Elizabeth Whitely Ellisor 1852–1868 (m. 1867)
Sarah Elizabeth Adams Ellisor 1846–1884 (m. 1869)
Susan Elizabeth Weisinger Ellisor 1853–1936 (m. 1885)
Elizabeth D Ellisor 1840–1874
Matthew Dewitt Ellisor 1844–1906
Nathan Felix Ellisor 1845–1846
John Rainey Ellisor 1850–1928
Henry Newton Ellisor 1853–1902
Alice Ellisor 1855 – unknown
Mary Frances Ellisor Winters 1856–1878
Godfrey Calvin Ellisor 1857–1925
Ann Elizabeth Jane Ellisor Weisinger 1859 – unknown
Walter Brooks Ellisor 1862–1922
Emaline Alice Ellisor 1865-1891
Fanny Elizabeth Ellisor Parker 1876–1963
Benjamin Campbell Ellisor 1886–1962
1. James Thomas Young Ellisor (1847–1910) and Julia Elizabeth Whitley (1851-1868) Marriage: 14 Aug 1867, Walker County, Texas, United States
2. James Thomas Young Ellisor (1847–1910) and Sarah Elizabeth Adams (1846-1884) married about 1868, San Jacinto County, Texas, United States
Children of Sarah Elizabeth Adams and James Thomas Young Ellisor.
Travis Louen Ellisor 1870–1925
Nancy Elizabeth "Nan" Ellisor 1872–1939
Luther Samuel Ellisor 1880–1934
Susan Ethel Ellisor 1883–1966
3. James Thomas Young Ellisor (1847–1910) and Susan Elizabeth Weisinger (1853-1936) Married 11 June 1885, Montgomery County, Texas, United States
Children of Susan Elizabeth Weisinger and James Thomas Young Ellisor.
1870 U.S. Federal Population Census of Walker County, Texas, Precinct No. 4, Dwelling #137, Family #137, pp. 18-19. Household includes Jas (22), Sarah (25), W.T.?(40), Martha (23), Harriet (15?), Tho A. (11), Isaah (10), Laura (9), Wm. M. (6), Lucricaa? (4) and James F. (1).
1880 U.S. Federal Population Census of San Jacinto County, District #1, Dwelling #512, Family #512, pg. 51.
1900 U.S. Federal Population Census of Maynard, San Jacinto County, Texas, Precinct 3, Dwelling #7, Family #7, Sheet 3-A.
1910 U.S. Federal Population Census of San Jacinto County, Texas, Precinct 3, Dwelling #82, Family #82, Sheet 3-A. Members of household include James T. Ellisor (62), Susan E. (57), Luther S. (29), Susan E. (27), Chester T. (23), Marvin (23), "Earnest" M. (21), Laura (17) and Annie (15).
Texas, Marriage Index, 1824-2014. Marriage of James Thomas Young (Ellisor), Marriage Date 14 Aug 1867, Marriage Place, Walker, Texas, USA, Spouse Julia Eliza Whitley, Members in Household, Julia Eliza Whitley.
Texas, Marriage Index, 1824-2014. Marriage of J. T. Ellisor, Marriage Date 7 Apr. 1869, Marriage Place, Walker, Texas, USA, Spouse - Sallie Adam, Members in Household Sallie Adam.
Collection Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015 Ancestry.com. Texas, Select County Marriage Records, 1837-2015 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Marriage of James Thoas Ellisor (James Thomas Ellisor), Gender - Male, License Date 18 May 1885, License Place - Montgomery, Texas, USA, Marriage Place - Montgomery, Texas, USA, Spouse - Susan Elizabeth Weisinger, Members in Household - Susan Elizabeth Weisinger.
Find A Grave: Memorial #46087603. Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 21 October 2020), memorial page for James Thomas Young Ellisor (17 Aug 1847–29 Aug 1910), Find a Grave Memorial no. 46087603, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Evergreen, San Jacinto County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Judy Ellisor Hunter-Schreiner (contributor 47322402). The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Find-A-Grave.
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