In the book, McElyea's in Transit, it states that George T. McElyea was the son of Thomas James McElyea and Margaret E.C. Noland. Thomas was the son of George W. McElyea and Sabra Morefield. George W. was the son of Larkin McElyea and Mary ??. Larkin was the son of Patrick Henry McElyea, Jr. Patrick Henry Jr. was the son of Patrick Henry Sr. Patrick Henry Sr. was son of Laughlin McElyea and Mary Powers.
It also says that He married Belle Williams March 4, 1905.