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Christopher ELLIS and Mary Brashears

First Generation

1. Christopher ELLIS was born about 1663 in Of Prince Georges, Maryland. He died about 1732.

Early Families of Southern Maryland, Vol. 4, Brashear, Page 191 - In March 1697 there is mention of a Christopher Ellis. A deed in 1705 was witnessed by Christpher Ellis.

Was in Prince Geo. MD as early as 1688 - court records

Christopher married Mary BRASHEARS daughter of Benjamin (Benois) BRASSIEUR and Mary (Marie) RICHFORD about 1673 in Prince Georges Co, Maryland. Mary was born about 1660 in Calvert Co,MD. She died on 23 Jan 1702 in Prince Georges Co, Maryland.

Early Families of Southern Maryland, Vol. 4, Brashear, Page 191
Mary Brashears b. after 1647, found in immigration records and her mother's will but in the document filed by her mother and Thomas Sterling in 1663. Family history states Mary Brashears m. 1st 7 Mar 1669 to Nathaniel Robbins, and m/2 to Christopher Ellis of Prince Georges County. Although nothing was located for Nathaniel Robbins, a Christopher Ellis was located in Prince Georges County as early as 1689 when the following children's births were registered in Queen Anne's Parish for Christopher Ellis and Mary his wife:

1. Elizabeth b. Jun 15 1689
2. Agniss b. Aug 29 1697
3. Christopher Ellis b. Jun 29 1698; m. Elizabeth

Christopher and Mary had the following children:

+ 2 F i Vanessa ELLIS
  3 F ii Elizabeth ELLIS was born on 15 Jun 1689 in Queen Anne's Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland .
  4 F iii Agnis ELLIS was born on 29 Aug 1697 in Queen Anne's Parish, Prince Georges Co. Maryland .
+ 5 M iv Christopher ELLIS

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