NameCapt. Josiah Ellis
Birthabt 1775, p n/k
Death21 Jan 1826, p n/k
FatherJosiah Ellis (1744-1821)
MotherMary Swift (1746-1805)
Misc. Notes
Sources & Information:
Item 1.As master of the schooner "Almira" Capt. Josiah Ellis was frozen to death in a
sudden ice storm in Barnstable Bay and his son, Josiah, was permanently crippled
by frostbitten hands and feet. Four children baptized in the Sandwich church.
The names of these children have not been made available.
Item 2. The NEHGS Register, Oct 1967, p. 262.
Item 3.Individual Record: Name, Birth, Parents.
Item 4.E-Bay item 3589504926 - Book, "1935 Sea Captains of Cape Cod."
Lists a Captain Josiah Ellis of Sandwich. Note above regarding schooner Almira &
Capt. Josiah Ellis. The e-Bay item also lists the ships by name and under Schooners
is the ALMIRA. Looks like this is our man.
Item 5.Josiah Ellis is a 4th Cousin 4 times removed from Edward Dale Ellis.
Birthabt 1780, p n/k
Death7 Nov 1810, p n/k
Marriage16 Nov 1800, Wareham, MA.
Birthabt 1775, p n/k
Death10 Jun 1814, p n/k
Marriage7 Mar 1811, Sandwich, Barnstable, MA.
Last Modified NewCreated 14 Jul 2013