NameBenjamin Ellis
Birth28 Jul 1722, Sandwich, Barnstable, Ma
Birth23 Sep 1722, bapt.
Death1806, Sandwich, Barnstable, Ma.
FatherJosiah Ellis (~1682-1744)
MotherSarah Blackwell (1690-1751)
Misc. Notes
Benjamin Ellis, son of Josiah Ellis/Sara Blackwell, b. 1721, Barnstable, MA., IGI pg. 12029. [Note this differs from other date of birth on 28 July 1722].
Benjamin Ellis married his first cousin, Elizabeth Tupper, daughter of Samuel and Rebecca
(Ellis) Tupper. He was admitted to the Sandwich Church in Dec 1755. He is not listed in the
1790 census as he was probably living with one of his children.

Other References
The Register, Jul 1966, pp. 195-196.
Col. Harry H. Ellis, Dallas, Tx.

Individual Record

Vital Records of Sandwich, Massachusetts to 1885, Volume I, page171 indicates missing
names, due to worn condition of original records. There are 6 listings but only one is complete,
it is: "Mordecai Ellis the Son of Benj. Ellis and Elizabeth his wife born th 17th day of June 1759."
The other 5 listings are as follows: "[worn] *ghter of Benjamin Ellis & Elizabeth his [wife was born ye] 8kth day of August Anno Domini 1746".
"[worn] *Benjamin Ellis and Elizabeth his wife [was born] ye 16 day Anna Domini 1750."
"[worn] *hter of Benjamin Ellis and Elizabeth his [wife was born] Day of September Anno Domini 1752".
"[worn] * of Benjamin Ellis and Elizabeth his [wife was] born the 10th Day of January Anno Domini 1757".
"[worn] * Son of Benjamin Ellis and Elizabeth his [wife was born] the 22d Day of February Anno Domini 1757".
Birth22 Oct 1722, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.
Deathaft 12 May 1772, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.
FatherSamuel Elisha Tupper (1691-1772)
MotherRebecca Ellis (1690-<1726)
Marriage10 Oct 1745, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.
ChildrenRebecca (1746-)
 Philip (1750-1831)
 Mr. (1754-)
 Micah (1755-<1820)
 Benjamin (1757->1811)
 Mordecai (1759-1850)
 Phebe (1764-1796)
 Heman (~1766-)
Last Modified 1 May 2008Created 14 Jul 2013