Posted By:Annie Carlile
Subject:Re: Katherine Ellis - Fred Whitten
Post Date:May 17, 2012 at 07:38:35
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Hi. I'm not related to this family. This might be Catherine in 1910:

1910 United States Federal Census about Catherine E Ellis
Name:        Catherine E Ellis
Age in 1910:        11
Birth Year:        1899
Birthplace:        Maine
Home in 1910:        Augusta Ward 8, Kennebec, Maine
Race:        White
Gender:        Female
Relation to Head of House:        Daughter
Marital Status:        Single
Father's Name:        Herbert M Ellis
Father's Birthplace:        Maine
Mother's Name:        Emma A Ellis
Mother's Birthplace:        Maine
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Herbert M Ellis        33 b. 1877 Maine, par b. Maine; Blacksmith, Machine Shop
Emma A Ellis         34 -wife- b. 1876 Maine, par b. Maine; married 16 years; 5 children/5 surviving
Bella M Ellis         13 -dau- b. 1897 Maine
Catherine E Ellis        11 -dau- b. 1899 Maine **
Herbert L Ellis        10 -son- b. 1900 Maine
William M Ellis        5 -son- b. 1905 Maine

This might be a WWI draft card for Herbert:

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about Herbert Martin Ellis
Name:        Herbert Martin Ellis
County:        Kennebec
State:        Maine
Birth Date:        4 Oct 1876
Race:        White
FHL Roll Number:        1653908
DraftBoard:        1
Age: 41
Occupation: Blacksmith, Harvey & Harvey, Augusta, Maine
Nearest Relative: Emma Ellis

This might be a birth record for daughter, Katherine:

Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922 about Katharine Elizabeth Ellis
Name:        Katharine Elizabeth Ellis
Gender:        Female, 3rd child
Birth Date:        4 May 1899
Birth Place:        Augusta
Registration Place:        Augusta, Kennebec
Father:        Herbert M Ellis, Machinest, b. Augusta
Mother:        Abbie E Goldsmith, b. No. Vassalboro

And son, Herbert:

Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922 about Herbert Lester Ellis
Name:        Herbert Lester Ellis
Gender:        Male
Birth Date:        1 Jun 1900
Birth Place:        Augusta
Registration Place:        Augusta, Kennebec
Father:        Herbert Martin Ellis, Tool Maker, b. Augusta
Mother:        Abbie E Goldsmith, b. North Vassalboro, Me.

And son, William:

Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922 about William Merle Ellis
Name:        William Merle Ellis
Gender:        Male
Birth Date:        3 Oct 1904
Birth Place:        Augusta
Registration Place:        Augusta, Kennebec
Father:        Herbert M Ellis, paper maker, b. Augusta
Mother:        Emma Goldsmith, b. No. Vassalboro, Me.

Here is Katherine's marriage to Fred:

Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922 about Katherine Elizabetyh Ellis
Name:        Katherine Elizabeth Ellis, age 16, b. 1899 Augusta, Me.; occ-Pulp Mill
Spouse: Fred Harrison Whitten, age 18, b. 1897 Augusta, Me; occ-Log Driver
Marriage Date:        25 Dec 1915
Marriage Place:        Augusta
Registration Place:        Augusta, Kennebec
Birth Date:        abt 1899
Age:        16
Spouse Age:        18
Gender:        Female
Father:        Herbert Martin Ellis, Blacksmith, b. Augusta, Me.
Mother:        Emma Goldsmith, b. Augusta, Me.
Spouse Father:        Harrison Whitten, deceased, b. Augusta, Me.
Spouse Mother:        Etta Rebecca Busilico, b. Augusta, Me.

I did not find a marriage for Katherine's parents, however there is a Pedigree Resource File on Herbert:

name:        Herbert Martin Ellis
gender:        Male
AFN:        37JD-H0G
father:        Thomas J Ellis (AFN: 37JD-8G5 )
mother:        Sarah E Fox (AFN: 37JD-9R6 )
submitter:        gpete2708968
submission date:        19 Jul 1999
submission id:        MM9R-B3L
person count:        2,067


Hope this helps. Annie