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Elijah Sellers (b. March 10, 1883, d. April 03, 1964)Elijah Sellers (son of Cephus Pascal Sellers and Mary Frances Reynolds) was born March 10, 1883 in Greene County, Union,Alabama, and died April 03, 1964 in Greene County, Union,Alabama.He married Mary Annie Pearce in Greene County Alabama, daughter of Bryant Pearce and Martha Ann Baker.
Notes for Elijah Sellers:
Elijah Sellers was a Justice of the Peace for Unionand lived in the Snoddy Community.He had the reputation of being an outstanding citizen,a low-keyed temperament and grew in stature in the community as years passed.Lore has him with a very high temper as a young man.
Once, early in his marriage to Mary Annie Pearce, Elijah was plowing a field with a mule that belonged to her.The mule, being stubborn as most mules are, would not follow commands of Elijah.After several attempts to get the mule's attention without success, Elijah struck the mule with his fist on the nose and literally knocked it unconscious.After pouring water on the mule, it got on it's feet and was most obedient to Elijah from that day forward.
More About Elijah Sellers:
Burial: April 06, 1964, Beulah Cemetery, Greene County, Alabama.
More About Elijah Sellers and Mary Annie Pearce:
Marriage: Greene County Alabama.
Children of Elijah Sellers and Mary Annie Pearce are:
- +Sidney Earl Sellers, b. August 18, 1907, Greene County, Snoddy, Alabama, d. April 10, 1974, Montgomery, Alabama.
- +Irvin Elmer Sellers, b. July 23, 1910, Greene County Union,Alabama, d. December 17, 1956, Boligee, Alabama.
- +Lola Mae Sellers, b. September 03, 1915, Greene County, Union, Alabama, d. April 25, 1991, DCH, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
- +Herman Morgan Sellers, b. November 27, 1912, Greene County, Union, Alabama, d. September 16, 1970, DCH, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
- +Ruby Lee Sellers, b. September 03, 1917, Greene County, Union, Alabama, d. July 07, 1995, Eutaw Hospital, Eutaw, Alabama.
- William Brady Sellers, b. August 18, 1921, Greene CountyUnion,Alabama, d. December 09, 1927, Greene CountyUnion,Alabama.