Hancock County ILGenweb
Transcribed by Marcia Siegfried
David Ellis, physician and surgeon, was born in Kentucky in 1826; came to this county in 1852
and settled in Augusta. In 1847 he commenced the study of medicine, and graduated in 1852; he was married in Kentucky in 1855 to
Elizabeth T. Fisher, who was born in Kentucky in 1833, and they have 6 children, James P., Mary (wife of Richard Valentine, of Ky.)
John, David and an infant. One is deceased. The Doctor owns 160 acres of fine farm land, and one lot with dwelling. He is liberal
in his religious views.
Title: 1880 History of Hancock County, Illinois
Author: By TH. Gregg
Published by: Chas. C. Chapman & Co.
Copyright 2007 Susan Cheney; all rights reserved.