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Ellis family papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-950-066
This collection includes letters, deeds, surveyors' maps, wills, accounts, other; mainly the papers of William Cox Ellis (1787-1871) and Charles Ellis (1800-1874), pertaining to administration of family affairs.

Dates

  • circa 1798-1884

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.44 Linear Feet

Biographical note

William Cox Ellis (May 5, 1787-December 13, 1871) was born in Fort Muncy, Pennsylvania. He was a lawyer who served the United States House of Representatives from March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1825. Charles Ellis (1800-1874) was a founding member of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, and served as its fourth president.

Acquisition

Gift of Nancy Morris Wood, May 1965.

Processing Information

Processed by Mary A. Crauderueff; completed February 2016.

Creator

Title
Ellis family papers, circa 1798-1884
Author
Mary A. Crauderueff
Date
February 2016
Description rules
dacs

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