Ella Caledonia Lee

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Ella Caledonia Lee

Also Known As: "Ella /Lee/", "Ella C /Mauck/", "Ella /Mauk/", "Ella P /Mauk/", "/Mrs/"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Arkansas
Death: Died in Sumter, Georgia
Cause of death: illness
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Elam Lee and Sarah "Sallie" Beckworth
Wife of John Jesse Mauk
Mother of Elam Lee Mauk; Claud Mauk; Ella Mauk; Inez Mauk; Pearl Mauck and 2 others
Half sister of James Carter Dixon

Managed by: Jacqueli Charlene Finley
Last Updated:
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About Ella Caledonia Lee

Ella was the daughter of Elam Lee and Sally Beckworth. Her father Elam Lee was killed in the Civil War right after her birth,so he never got to see her. Ella is my GG Grandmother....

Ella (Ellen) Caledonia Lee Mauk Obit -

Ella Lee Mauk -Newspaper Obit: Death Claims Mrs. J. J. Mauk

Date: Apr 16 1937

Funeral to be Held Tomorrow P.M.

Mrs. Ella Lee mauk, 74, prominent Americus woman, died of a long illness in her home this morning at 4:20 o'clock.

Funeral services will be conducted from the residence Saturday afternoon at 3:30 o'clock with the Rev. John R. Joyner, pastor of Central Baptist Church, and the Rev. M. P. Cain, pastor of Americus Presbyterian Church officiating. Burial will be in oak Grove cemetery.

Mr. and Mrs. Mauk observed their 59th wedding anniversary on January 10.

Surviving are her husband, J. J. Mauk; three daughters, Mrs. A.W. Marshall, Macon; Mrs. C. H. Quarterman, Charleston, S.C: Mrs. Inez Reeves, Americus; one son, John mauk, Americus; one brother, J.C. Dixion, Americus, besides several grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be: W.B. McCorkle, T.E. Bolton, James W. Smith, J. N. Morgan, Sam McDaniel, Evan Mathis, John Quarterman and J. I. Peole.

Local Seaboard Air Line railway employees will serve as honorary pallbearers.

Americus Undertaking company will be in charge of arrangements.

Nicknames and how she got her name:

How she got her name:: According to a letter written by Elam Lee to his wife Sarah- She asked him to name their baby girl. Elam chose ELLEN and the baby's Uncle Till chose CALEDONIA because he liked the name. Even thought she was given her mother's middle name of Ellen, she went by "ELLA". Sometimes she used the nickname of "Callie".

Her parents are Elam Lee and Sarah Beckwith/Beckworth, Maternal grandparents- Hansel Beckworth and Caroline Carter.



            
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Ella Caledonia Lee's Timeline

1862
June 15, 1862
Arkansas
1870
1870
Age 7
1870
Age 7
Schley, Georgia
1870
Age 7
Schley, Georgia
1870
Age 7
1879
1879
Age 16
Georgia
1883
September 30, 1883
Age 21
Georgia, United States
1888
1888
Age 25
Georgia
1888
Age 25
Georgia
1891
May 1891
Age 28
Georgia