Four Ellisville Boys —- May 1957

Four Ellisville Boys —- May 1957





Photograph and brief bio of George Ellis, for which Ellisville was named.


A photograph of the Thomas Tye house near Ellisville, Ontario circa 1885. Pictured in front are Thomas Tye (seated) with his son Thomas and daughter-in-law Patience on either side with various grandchildren.


A photograph of the 1909 class of the Ellisville Public School. Pictured in the back row are: Ethel Imerson (Teacher,) Clifford Bracken, George Snider, Mina Pritchard, and Viola Sly. In the middle row are: Edwin Argue, Donald Bracken, Leonard McConnell, Susie Snider, Jennie Bevens, Elva Dillon, Jessie Cross, and Johnnie McKeggan. In the front row are: Orville Bevens, Ada Leadbeater, Frances Lee, Geraldine Tye, and Jim Cross.


Come and visit the Lanark County Genealogical Society Facebook page– what’s there? Cool old photos–and lots of things interesting to read. Also check out The Tales of Carleton Place and The Tales of Almonte

  1. relatedreading


House of Industry Athens Farmersville

The Story of Caroline La Rose– Charleston Lake

Farmersville 1859 County Directory (Athens)

Charleston Lake Village 1800s Directory

More Lake Monsters–Moose or Monster?

The Killarney of Canada in Lanark County

Communities near Ellisville …

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it’s a ‘straight-line’ distance from Ellisville and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community 2006<3>
Direction Distance
Alexandria Bay (NY)   [Map]   SE 15 miles [24.1 km]
Alexandria (NY)   [Map]   SE 18 miles [29 km]
Clayton (NY)   [Map]   S 17 miles [27.4 km]
Dulcemaine   [Map]   SE 5 miles [8 km]
Gananoque   [Map] 5,285   S 10 miles [16.1 km]
Jones Falls   [Map]   NW 5 miles [8 km]

About lindaseccaspina

Before she laid her fingers to a keyboard, Linda was a fashion designer, and then owned the eclectic store Flash Cadilac and Savannah Devilles in Ottawa on Rideau Street from 1976-1996. She also did clothing for various media and worked on “You Can’t do that on Television”. After writing for years about things that she cared about or pissed her off on American media she finally found her calling. She is a weekly columnist for the Sherbrooke Record and documents history every single day and has over 6500 blogs about Lanark County and Ottawa and an enormous weekly readership. Linda has published six books and is in her 4th year as a town councillor for Carleton Place. She believes in community and promoting business owners because she believes she can, so she does.

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