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Ali and Bill Chellis

Ancestors and Desendants of William and Alice Chellis


Charles Ray NORRIS [Parents] was born 7 Sep 1933. He married Pat.

Pat married Charles Ray NORRIS.


Julius Vaughn COOPER "Vaughn" was born 11 Jan 1838 in Alabama. He died 26 Feb 1899 in Driftwood, Rawlins, Kansas and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Vaughn married Martha Ann MAKINGS on 26 Feb 1883 in Missouri.

Martha Ann MAKINGS [Parents] "Mat" was born 8 Feb 1850 in Knox, Illinois. She died 6 Mar 1924 in Hitchcock, Nebraska and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Mat married Julius Vaughn COOPER on 26 Feb 1883 in Missouri.

They had the following children:

  M i Charles Blaine COOPER was born 23 Dec 1884 and died 13 Feb 1967.
  F ii Maybelle Elaine COOPER was born 18 Mar 1887 and died 11 Feb 1944.

Ebbert Marion JOHNSON [Parents] was born 26 Oct 1861 in Sand Springs, Iowa. He died 1945 in Nebraska and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Ebbert married Lucinda Jane MAKINGS on 20 Dec 1888 in Rawlins County, Kansas.

Lucinda Jane MAKINGS [Parents] "Jane" was born 7 Sep 1854 in Peoria County, Illinois. She died 4 Jun 1936 in Rawlins County, Kansas from Cancer and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Jane married Ebbert Marion JOHNSON on 20 Dec 1888 in Rawlins County, Kansas.

They had the following children:

  F i Etta Amelia JOHNSON was born 8 Dec 1889 and died 1970.
  M ii Orval Lesley JOHNSON was born 9 Feb 1893 and died 2 Sep 1982.

Charles Obadiah MAKINGS [Parents] was born 17 Mar 1859 in Peoria County, Illinois. He died 19 Dec 1926 in Trinton, Hitchcock County, Nebraska and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Charles married Anzella JUDAY on 20 Dec 1883 in Girard, Kansas.

Anzella JUDAY was born 9 Sep 1865 in Fulton, Illinois. She died 4 Mar 1945 in Trenton, Hitchcock, Nebraska and was buried in Cornell Cemetery, Hitchcock County, Nebraska (on county line). Anzella married Charles Obadiah MAKINGS on 20 Dec 1883 in Girard, Kansas.

They had the following children:

  M i Joseph Franklin MAKINGS was born 22 Mar 1885 and died 6 May 1956.
  F ii Infant MAKINGS was born 20 Jan 1887 in Driftwood, Rawlins, Kansas. She died 6 Feb 1887 in Driftwood, Rawlins, Kansas.
  F iii Bertha Mae MAKINGS was born 2 Jan 1888 and died 19 Apr 1957.
  F iv Ada Ruth MAKINGS was born 13 Apr 1891 and died 9 Sep 1967.
  M v Weaver Charles MAKINGS was born 8 May 1893 and died 28 Feb 1950.
  M vi Louie Merle MAKINGS was born 31 Oct 1895 and died 9 Sep 1964.
  F vii Grace Iona MAKINGS was born 28 Feb 1898 and died 19 Feb 1975.
  M viii John Oren MAKINGS was born 28 Jan 1901 and died 12 Dec 1954.
  M ix Ray MAKINGS was born 2 Apr 1903 and died 31 Mar 1957.
  F x Velma MAKINGS was born 13 May 1907 and died 23 Jun 1993.

George ROSENQUIST married Minnie MAKINGS on c 1932-33.

Minnie MAKINGS [Parents] was born Sep 10 1896 (7?) in Kansas. She died 17 Oct 1944 and was buried in Mount Hope Cem. Neosho Rapids, KS. Minnie married George ROSENQUIST on c 1932-33.


DUGGEN married Lillie Anna MAKINGS.

Lillie Anna MAKINGS [Parents] "Annie" was born 10 Feb 1894. She married DUGGEN.

They had the following children:

  F i Mildred.
  F ii Iva Pearl.

Orval Leslie WILLIAMS [Parents] married Elizabeth Maryann HAREMZA.

Living individual, details withheld

Elizabeth Maryann HAREMZA [Parents] married Orval Leslie WILLIAMS.

Living individual, details withheld

They had the following children:

  M i Darrell Leslie WILLIAMS was born 24 Apr 1959 and died 17 Apr 1989.
  F ii Connie Denise WILLIAMS.
  M iii Duane Lynn WILLIAMS.

Living individual, details withheld

James Elzie WILLIAMS [Parents] was born 29 Dec 1892 in Saud Ridge, Menard, Illinois. He died 6 Feb 1946 in Santa Fe, Pawnee, Kansas. James married Ethel Ruth JORDAN on 27 Jun 1929 in Brewster, Thomas, Kansas.

Other marriages:
MEADINGER, Clara

James Williams was injured in an automobile accident on January 20, 1940. Went to Larned State Hospital on October 6, 1945, and this is where he jumped from a second story window and factured his skull. From this injuring a blood clot would claim his life in 1946.

Ethel Ruth JORDAN [Parents] was born 19 May 1910 in Linda, Rawlins, Kansas. She died 15 Apr 1989 in Colby, Thomas, Kansas. Ethel married James Elzie WILLIAMS on 27 Jun 1929 in Brewster, Thomas, Kansas.

They had the following children:

  F i Joy Lorraine WILLIAMS.

Living individual, details withheld
  M ii Oliver Jordan WILLIAMS.

Living individual, details withheld
  M iii Clary Aldous WILLIAMS was born 8 Sep 1932 in Osage, Henry, Missouri. He died 13 Sep 1933 in Clinton, Henry, Missouri from Infectious Diarrhea.
  F iv Bethany Grace WILLIAMS.
  M v James Dean WILLIAMS.
  M vi Erban Lester WILLIAMS.
  M vii Orval Leslie WILLIAMS.
  F viii Mary Etta WILLIAMS was born 16 Dec 1937 in Colby, Thomas, Kansas. She died 16 Dec 1937 in Colby, Thomas, Kansas.

Mary Etta was stillborn
  F ix Ruby Ruth WILLIAMS.
  M x Leonard Alonzo WILLIAMS was born 22 Nov 1941 and died 29 May 1997.
  F xi Frances Carol WILLIAMS.
  F xii Edith Idella WILLIAMS.

Benjamin Christopher HAREMZA [Parents] was born 8 Aug 1902 in Howard, Nebraska. He died 25 May 1987 in Colby, Thomas, Kansas. Benjamin married Velma MAKINGS on 25 Oct 1929 in Benklemann, Dundy, Nebraska.

Velma MAKINGS [Parents] was born 13 May 1907 in Driftwood, Rawlins, Kansas. She died 23 Jun 1993 in Colby, Thomas, Kansas. Velma married Benjamin Christopher HAREMZA on 25 Oct 1929 in Benklemann, Dundy, Nebraska.

They had the following children:

  M i Robert Eugene HAREMZA was born 13 Jan 1930 and died 9 Jan 1995.
  M ii Bernard Dean HAREMZA was born 26 Sep 1931 and died 13 Sep 1997.
  M iii John Edward HAREMZA.
  M iv Jimmy Leroy HAREMZA.
  M v Lester Lee HAREMZA.
  F vi Elizabeth Maryann HAREMZA.
  F vii Hulda Mae HAREMZA.
  M viii David Joseph HAREMZA.

Living individual, details withheld
  F ix Juday Catherine HAREMZA.
  M x Raymond Charles HAREMZA.

Darrell Leslie WILLIAMS [Parents] was born 24 Apr 1959 in Goodland, Sherman, Kansas. He died 17 Apr 1989 in Westminster, Jefferson, Colorado. Darrell married Machel Renee MCBRIDE.

Machel Renee MCBRIDE married Darrell Leslie WILLIAMS.

Living individual, details withheld

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