Benjamin Ely

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Benjamin Ely, son of Moses Ely and Rebekah Cook, was born at Livingston, Essex Co., New Jersey, 3 December 1792.1 He died at Carrolton, Carol Co., Missouri, 19 February 1860.2

Benjamin married (1) Eliza Bell, daughter of Clement Bell and Margaret Steele, in 1822;1 he married (2), as her 2nd husband, Martha Washington Allen, daughter of Richard Allen and Pamelia McCracken, in 1837.1

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Eliza Bell d. 10 Jun 1833
This person was last edited on17 Dec 2017


  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. [S981] Beach, Ely, and Vanderpoel, The Ely Ancestry, 119, 217.