Abram Halsey Ely

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Abram Halsey Ely, son of Moses Ely and Rebekah Cook, was born at Livingston, Essex Co., New Jersey, 28 May 1787.1 He died 6 June 1849,1 and was buried at Ely Cemetery, Livingston, Essex Co., New Jersey, where his stone is inscribed:
memory of
Abram Halsey Ely
who died
Jan. 6, 1849
Aged 61 years 7 months
& 18 days.2

Abram married Emma Samo, daughter of Isaac Samo and Sarah Wilson, in 1816.1


Emma Samo b. 19 Nov 1799, d. 29 Mar 1874


  1. [S981] Moses S. Beach, Rev. William Ely and Geo. B. Vanderpoel (ed.), The Ely Ancestry: Lineage of Richard Ely of Plymouth, England, who came to Boston, Mass., about 1655, & settled at Lyme, Conn, in 1660 (New York: The Calumet Press, 1902), 119, further cited as Beach, Ely, and Vanderpoel, The Ely Ancestry.
  2. [S1546] Barbara Schaffer, Find A Grave memorial #31782560, added 28 Nov 2008, online http://www.findagrave.com, accessed May 2015, further cited as Find A Grave.
This person was last edited on9 Jun 2015