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If you have Ellis County source material, or have access to it, and are willing to do lookups, please notify the County Coordinator, Sylvia Smith.


Kevin Graves

Families in St. Joseph Cemeteries, Ennis, Texas

[Please allow a little time for lookups.]

Gloria Tune Saunders

Burials: Shiloh Cemetery and Ovilla Cemetery, Ovilla, Texas
Waxahachie City Cemetery Books 5 & 6, as published by ECGS
and Vol. 2 ECGS Cemetery Records, which includes:
Bardwell [Elm Branch], Glennwood, Graves, Hamrock, Hillcrest, Krantz Farm, Mabry Family,
Maypearl, Mountain Peak, Newton, Ozro, Pace, Quinn Farm, Richardson Family, Sevier, Shiloh and Smith Cemeteries.

Jean M. McCluskey

A Memorial and Biographical History of Ellis County, Texas 1972, Ellis County Historical Museum & Art Gallery, Inc. Waxahachie, Tex. Historical Publishers, Fort Worth and Arlington, Tex. [A reprint of the original 1892 book, minus the Presidents' Section with additional biographies.]

[The name of the Museum has since changed to Ellis County Museum, Inc.  They are located at 201 S. College St., Waxahachie, TX. (mailing address: P O Box 706, Waxahachie TX 75168)]

Laurie McDonald

Ellis Co. Cemetery Records, Vols. 8, 9 and 10 (St. Joseph and Myrtle Cemeteries)
Ellis Co. Naturalization Records

Peggy Brannon

1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880 Ellis County Census

Dian Haynes

Census Records and Family Records at local Family History Center

Linda Moore

1880 Ellis County Census

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