Seeking information on Joseph Josiah William "Joe" Ellis.Born abt. 1831 in KY.Married Araminta Matilda Belzer 22 June 1867 in Mahaska Co., IA.Parents was James D. Ellis and Nancy (Myers ?). Died abt 1873 in Mahaska Co., IA.
Believe James D.'s father was a John Ellis, born around 1776 in KY, died after 1856 in Mahaska Co. IA(?).A special Iowa census shows him living with James in 1856. John's spouse is unknown.
Any information on any of these individuals...and others further back if possible...would be appreciated.Thank you.