Ella Jane (Butler) Bland (1865-1947)

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Ella Jane Bland (Butler)

Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Death: Died in Bulloch County, Georgia, United States
Place of Burial: Brooklet, Bulloch County, Georgia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John William Butler (1830-1895) and Martha Jane Butler
Wife of James Bland (1844-1925)
Mother of Kidron (Bland) Alderman (1896-1982); James Bland, Jr. (1903-1948) and Gibsey (Bland) Daves (1906-1979)

Managed by: Jim Semple, Jr
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About Ella Jane (Butler) Bland (1865-1947)

SEE "Timeline" for chronological order of life events including any photos and documents as available; SEE "Media" for any documents and photos included from "Timeline" as available.

MEMORIAL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65814162

Ella Jane Butler was born on Oct 15, 1865. She married James Bland. James was a Civil War confederate veteran. Their children are Kidron (1896), James, Jr. (1903) and Gibsey (1906) Bland. In 1925, her husband, James, passed away.

By 1947, her family had grown to include grandchildren, Robert Alderman, Mrs. J. A. Wynn, Laval and Randall Bland and Lawana Daves.

On Sat., July 26, 1947, Ella J. (Butler) Bland, age 81, died with burial in Brooklet Cemetery, Brooklet, Bulloch County, GA.

References: U.S. Census; Bulloch Times, GA, July 1947 issue; SEE Documents as available under “Media” or “Timeline” events


Note: Biography Overview arranged by family researcher Jim Semple, Jr., subject to additions and corrections.

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Ella Jane (Butler) Bland (1865-1947)'s Timeline

October 15, 1865
Georgia, United States
December 19, 1894
Age 29
Bryan County, Georgia, United States

Source: SEE "Documents" included copy of Marriage License for this event

Marriage License, State of Georgia, County of Bryan, James Bland and Ella Butler joined in marriage on 19 Dec 1894

January 17, 1896
Age 30
October 16, 1903
Age 38
March 17, 1906
Age 40
Bulloch County, Georgia, United States
Age 54
Brooklet, Bulloch County, Georgia, United States

1920 United States Census, James Bland Household, Brooklet, Bulloch County, Georgia

Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
James Bland Head M 75 Georgia
Ella J Bland Wife F 54 Georgia
James Bland Jr. Son M 16 Georgia
Gibsy Bland Daughter F 12 Georgia

REFERENCE: United States Census, 1920, James Bland, Brooklet, Bulloch, Georgia, United States; citing District: 18, Sheet Number and Letter: 2B, Household ID: 38, Line Number: 83, Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Affiliate Publication Number: T625, GS Film number: 1820238, Digital Folder Number: 004295806, Image Number: 00981

July 26, 1947
Age 81
Bulloch County, Georgia, United States
July 1947
Age 81
Brooklet, Bulloch County, Georgia, United States