Genealogy Projects tagged with Ellis County on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Ellis County, Kansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ellis County, Kansas.= Official Website =Ellis County was founded on February 26, 1867. It is named for George Ellis, first lieutenant of the Twelfth Kansas Infantry. Ellis County is the official German Capital of Kansas. German immigrants settled in Hays, Ellis, Victoria, and nearby villages in the 1870s and 1880s. In 1942, the Walke...

  • Northwood University

    Wikipedia =Northwood University (NU) is a private university in the United States located in Midland, Michigan (opened in 1961). A location in West Palm Beach, Florida (opened in 1984) was sold in July 2015 as part of a restructuring. In 2014, Northwood University ceased operations and closed down the Cedar Hill, Texas campus (opened in 1966). Also, the university has four international joint p...

  • Ellis County, Texas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ellis County, Texas.= Official Website =The county was founded in 1849 and organized the next year. It is named for Richard Ellis, president of the convention that produced the Texas Declaration of Independence. Adjacent Counties * Dallas County * Kaufman County * Tarrant County * Johnson County * Henderson County * Navarro County * ...

  • Ellis County, Oklahoma

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ellis County, Oklahoma. History This area was used by indigenous tribes that included the Comanche, Kiowa, Apache, Cheyenne, and Arapaho. In 1820, an expedition led by Stephen Long passed through the area while exploring the Canadian River all the way to Fort Smith, Arkansas. Conflicts broke out between the Native Americans and the wh...