- Born: Cir 1839, Pike Co., Kentucky
- Marriage: Euel Ellis on 10 Dec 1868 in Pike Co., Kentucky
- Died: 1878, Pike Co., Kentucky at age 39
Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953 records Leanah Ellis died of Consumption at age 39 in 1878. Her father is named as what looks to be Thomas Colly born in Pike Co., KY but is most likely Thomas McCoy ...
The 1850 Federal Census for Pike Co., KY records on page 481A Thos (50 - VA) and Nancy (42 - KY) McCoy with children Wm (23), Lockey (20) Saml (19), Elijah (16), Elizabeth (14), Nancy (12), Leannah (10), Rebecca (7), and John (4). Thos is a Turner.
The 1870 Federal Census for Pike Co., KY, District 5, page 643B, dated June 14, 1880 records Euel Ellis (23 - NC) with his wife Leanna (32 - KY). Also in the household is Nancy McCoy (64 - KY).
Leanah married Euel Ellis, son of Unknown and Unknown, on 10 Dec 1868 in Pike Co., Kentucky. (Euel Ellis was born in Oct 1846 in North Carolina and died circa 1905 in Burning Fork, Pike Co., Kentucky.)
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Name: Uel Ellis (sic)
Spouse: Leantha McCOY
Spouse Gender: Female
Marriage Date: 10 Dec 1868