Ellis, Ernest E.

Birth Name Ellis, Ernest E.
Gender male
Age at Death 27 years, 11 months


In 1895, Ernest went to the States, where he joined his brother George. He was night foreman of the Burlington freight house switch engine crew when he was killed when two trains collided. The newspaper article said that he was well spoken of in railway circles. (Omaha daily bee., November 02, 1904, Image 1)


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth February 1876 Lot 12, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death 1904 Nebraska, United States    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ellis, William TottenDecember 10, 18291896
Mother Tanton, Marianne WoodAugust 1832November 9, 1889
    Sister     Ellis, Annie April 1852 January 10, 1918
    Sister     Ellis, Caroline Ann January 15, 1860 March 13, 1870
    Sister     Ellis, Mary Julia November 17, 1862
    Brother     Ellis, George Davis December 3, 1864 1921
    Sister     Ellis, Jemima Ellen August 7, 1867
    Sister     Ellis, Caroline Ann Carrie August 1, 1868 before 1921
    Sister     Ellis, Sarah November 8, 1871 January 3, 1895
         Ellis, Ernest E. February 1876 1904