Frankie Louise Sears
- Born: Cir 1911, Charleston, South Carolina
- Marriage (1): James Shirley Ellis on 23 Dec 1927 in Princege Co., Virginia
- Marriage (2): Earl Matthew Moore on 3 May 1934 in Beaufort Co., N.C.
- Died: 17 Sep 1941, Beaufort Co., N.C. at age 30
- Buried: 19 Sep 1941, Moore Family Cemetery, Chocowinity, Beaufort Co., North Carolina
Cause of her death was Acute Dilitation of Heart / Acute Nephritis / Incomplete abortion 2 months ago.
See general notes on her husband, James Shirley Ellis.
The 1930 Federal Census for Petersburg, Virginia, District 5, page 63B, dated April 14, 1930 records the widow Frankie L. Ellis (19 - SC/NC/NC) with her son James P. Ellis (1 7/12 - VA/VA/SC) living with Frankie's mother, the widow Annie L. Sears (56 - NC/NC/NC) and her sons David Sears (17 - SC) and Edward E. Sears (11 - NC) at 115 [East] Wythe Street. Also in the household are 4 lodgers.
The 1940 Federal Census for Chocowinity, Beaufort Co., North Carolina, District 7-7, page 101B, dated April 16, 1940 records Frankie Moore (28 - NC) with her husband Earl Moore (37 - NC) and children Edward Moore (4 - NC), Joseph Moore (2 - NC), and Annie Laurie Moore (7/12 - NC) living along Moore Lane. Also in the household is James Paul Ellis (11 - VA), Frankie's son by her 1st husband.
North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1976
Name: Frankie Louise Sears Moore [Frankie Louise Sears] (married)
Residence: Chocowinity, Beaufort Co., North Carolina
Birth Date: 1914
Birth Place: Charleston, South Carolina
Death Date: 17 Sep 1941
Death Location: Tayloe Hospital, Washington, Beaufort Co., North Carolina
Burial: Sept 19, 1941 at Moore Family Cemetery, Chocowinity, Beaufort Co., North Carolina
Spouse's Name: Earl Moore [born 1903]
Father's name: Benjamin Franklin Sears born Beaufort Co., NC
Mother's name: Annie Pedrick born Beaufort Co., NC
Frankie married James Shirley Ellis, son of James Walter Ellis and Private, on 23 Dec 1927 in Princege Co., Virginia. (James Shirley Ellis was born on 22 Feb 1904 in Holy Neck, Nansemond Co, VA, died on 8 Sep 1929 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia and was buried in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, VA.) The cause of his death was Accidentily drowned when auto turned over in Hatchers Run.
Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
Name: Frankie Sears
Marital Status: Single
Birth Date: 1909
Birth Place:Charleston, S. C.
Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1927
Marriage Place: Prince George Co., Virginia
Father: B. F.
Mother: Annie L.
Spouse: Shirley Ellis
FHL Film Number: 2048494
Reference ID: p7, Line No. 250
Frankie next married Earl Matthew Moore on 3 May 1934 in Beaufort Co., N.C. (Earl Matthew Moore was born on 30 Dec 1902 in Beaufort Co., N.C, died on 9 Dec 1951 in Beaufort Co., N.C. and was buried on 12 Dec 1951 in Moore Family Cemetery, Chocowinity, Beaufort Co., North Carolina.) The cause of his death was Generalized Carcinomatosis.
North Carolina, Marriage Records, 1741-2011
Name: Earl M Moore
Birth Year: abt 1903
Marriage Date: 3 May 1934
Marriage Place: Beaufort, North Carolina
Spouse: Frankie Louise Ellis
Spouse Gender: Female
Spouse Race: White
Spouse Age: 23
Event Type: Marriage