Tag Archives: Anson Ellis

the Pocasset murder (1879)

    ‘The Pocasset murder’     See attached, downloadable Word document (above). Plus, see text below (which includes a summary/abstract). See also https://rogersgleanings.com/2016/08/28/newspaper-accounts-of-the-pocasset-murder-edith-burgess-ellis-d-1879/     *********************************************************       Abstract:   Five year old Edith Burgess Freeman (b. July … Continue reading

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My mother’s Ellis ancestors (Cape Cod)

    Below is a downloadable Word file which comprises a report on my Ellis ancestors from Cape Cod. They include the first immigrant, Lt. John Ellis of Sandwich, Massachusetts (b. ca. 1620); his wife Elizabeth (Freeman) Ellis (b. 1625): … Continue reading

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