Ely Family

First (Known) Generation

REVEREND Nathaniel ELY was born in 1572 and died in 1607. Nathaniel married Susan DOWLE.

Their children included:

  1. Nathaniel ELY was born in 1605 and died 25 Dec 1675

Second Generation

Nathaniel ELY (Nathaniel ELY) was born in Tenterden, England. He died in Springfield, MA. Nathaniel married Martha. Martha died 23 Oct 1688 in Springfield, MA.

They had the following children:

  1. Ruth ELY
  2. Samuel ELY died 17 Mar 1692

Third Generation

Samuel ELY (Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) died in Springfield, MA. He married Mary DAY daughter of Robert DAY and Edith STEBBINS on 28 Oct 1659. Mary was born in 1641. She died in 1725.

They had the following children:

  1. Samuel ELY was born in 1662
  2. Joseph ELY was born in 1663
  3. Samuel(2) ELY was born 9 May 1668 and died 23 Aug 1732
  4. Nathaniel ELY was born 18 Jan 1670
  5. Jonathan ELY was born 1 Jul 1672
  6. Nathaniel(2) ELY was born 25 Aug 1674
  7. Jonathan(2) ELY was born 24 Jan 1676
  8. Martha ELY was born 28 Oct 1677
  9. John ELY was born 18 Jan 1679
  10. Mary ELY was born 20 Jun 1681
  11. Deacon Jonathan ELY was born 21 Jan 1683 and died 15 Jan 1758
  12. Mary ELY (2) was born 29 Feb 1684
  13. Ruth ELY was born in 1688

Fourth Generation

John ELY (Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) was born on 18 Jan 1679 in Springfield, MA. John married Mercy BLISS daughter of Samuel BLISS and Mary on 30 Dec 1703.

They had the following children:

  1. Abel ELY was born 18 Nov 1706
  2. John ELY was born 3 Dec 1707 and died 22 May 1754
  3. Reuben ELY was born 12 Jan 1710 and died 22 Feb 1799
  4. Abner ELY was born 26 Sep 1711
  5. Mercy ELY was born 22 Jan 1713
  6. Caleb ELY was born 25 Nov 1714
  7. Rachel ELY was born 11 Nov 1716
  8. Noah ELY was born 4 Jul 1721.

Fifth Generation

Reuben ELY (John ELY, Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) was born in West Springfield, MA and died in Hancock, Berkshire Co., MA. Reuben married (1) Sarah KIBBE. Sarah was born 2 Oct 1726 in Springfield, MA. She died 2 May 1822 in Hebron, Washington Co., NY. Reuben married (2) Lucretia Minor.

Reuben and Sarah had the following child:

  1. Israel ELY was born 3 Jul 1765 and died 7 Jan 1826

Sixth Generation

Israel ELY (Reuben ELY, John ELY, Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) was born in Hancock, MA and died in Hebron, Washington Co., NY. He was buried in North Hebron, Washington Co., NY. Israel married Olive CARPENTER daughter of Henry CARPENTER and Phebe BROOKE in 1784 in Hancock, MA. Olive was born 4 May 1765 in Windham, Connecticut. She died 24 Nov 1827 in Hebron, Washington Co., NY. She was buried in North Hebron, Washington Co., NY.

They had the following children:

  1. John ELY
  2. Reuben ELY
  3. Elizabeth ELY was born 6 May 1806 in Hebron, NY
  4. Roxy ELY
  5. Samuel ELY was born 23 Sep 1786 and died 16 Feb 1886

Seventh Generation

Samuel ELY (Israel ELY, Reuben ELY, John ELY, Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) was born in Hancock, MA. He died in Levant, Town of Gerry, Chautauqua Co., NY. He was buried in Levant, Town of Gerry, Chautauqua Co., NY. Samuel married (1) Rebecca DUELL. Samuel married (2) Artless CLARK daughter of Joseph CLARK and Olive PARKER. Artless was born 28 May 1808 in Hartford, Washington Co., NY. She died in 1903 in Jamestown, Town of Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., NY.

Samuel was father of the following children:

  1. German ELY
  2. Rebecca ELY
  3. Mary ELY
  4. Ruth ELY
  5. Perry ELY
  6. Samuel ELY
  7. John H. ELY
  8. Eleanor ELY
  9. Emeline Jane ELY
  10. Sophia ELY
  11. Betsy ELY
  12. Clark Benjamin ELY was born 22 Oct 1837 (to Artless CLARK) and died in 1926

Eighth Generation

Clark Benjamin ELY (Samuel ELY, Israel ELY, Reuben ELY, John ELY, Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) was born in Hebron, Washington Co., NY. He died in Jamestown, Town of Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., NY. He was buried in Maple Grove Cem., Frewsburg, NY. Clark married Cornelia Adele MATTOCKS daughter of James MATTOCKS and Elizabeth RUGG on 4 Jan 1859 in Sinclairville, Chautauqua Co., NY. Cornelia was born on 4 Dec 1837. She died in 1912 in Frewsburg, Town of Carroll, Chautauqua Co., NY. She was buried in Maple Grove Cem., Frewsburg, NY.

They had the following child:

  1. Lilly Victoria ELY was born on 2 Jul 1865. She died on 7 Oct 1946

Ninth Generation

Lilly Victoria ELY (Clark Benjamin ELY, Samuel ELY, Israel ELY, Reuben ELY, John ELY, Samuel ELY, Nathaniel ELY, Nathaniel ELY) died in Frewsburg, Town of Carroll, Chautauqua Co., NY. Lilly married Addison William LITTLE son of William LITTLE and Sarah A. SIMPSON 25 Nov 1885 in Ellington, Chautauqua Co., NY. Addison was born 4 Apr 1857 in NY. He died in May 1927 in Frewsburg, Town of Carroll, Chautauqua Co., NY.

They had eight children: