iT'S o.k. IF YOUR LATE in answereing.I forgot I wrote to you I've been so busy.Thank you for your info regarding your ancestor Ann Rebecca (Ellefritz) McAllen Tracy.I do not know of a connection for her to our family.My great grandfather was Solomon A. Ellifrits, b. Feb. 1825 in Eastern Virginia, actualy I think this was in Tyler Co. West VA,, the son of George and Permelia () Ellifrits,; d. 29 Dec. l894, Pilot Grove Twp., Hancock Co., Illinois; m. by Rev. W. B. Atkinson, Hancock Co., Illinois on May l, l867 (MB "B", p. 37) to Mrs. Mary (Botts) Coke the widow of William Coke who died in Hancock Co., Ill. Nov. 7, l864 of typhoid fever; Solomon Ellifrits, d. testate, Pilot Grove Twp., Hancock Co., Ill. Dec. 29, l894.His children were l. Eugenia Inez, b. Feb. l3, l868; d. Nov. 3, l956 in Los Angeles, CA. 2. Thaddeus Jeremiah, b. April 9, l869; d. Oct 23, l952, Peoria, Ill.; m. Fanny M. Pearce April 6, l892 dau. of Sophia Elizabeth (Daily) and John Thomas Pearce of Baltimore, Md. 3. Howard Percival, b. Aug. 18, l870, d. Dec 29, 1938, Carthage, Ill.; m. Sept. 25, 1895 to May Wilson dau. of William and Lydia (Duel) Wilson. 4. Carlos Gary, b. Jan 20, 1872; d. March 29, 1938, Carthage, Ill.; m. May 29, l895 to Lucy E. Mort, dau. of Joseph and Letha (Brewer) Mort. 5. Mary Olitopa or Olliphant, b. Oct. 21, 1873,; d. Dec. 16, 1878, Hancock Co., Illinois. 6. Bristow Edward, b. Nov. 13, 1875; d. Sioux City, Iowa; m. lst May 26, 1895 to Iva E Kimbrough; m. 2nd to Dula Hester Mayer, Dec. 10, 1908.There is more for Bristow but I do not have it at hand at the moment. 7. Martha Elma, b. jan. 12, 1878; d. Feb. 12, 1878, Hancock Co., Ill.