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  The view in the photo below continues the view (toward the right) of the last photo. It, too, is from land that once belonged to Monroe & Lucy (BOWLING) ELLIS [photo date 23 Sep 2003]. Across the way is part of Johnson's Bend. The Ellis family owned land on that side of the river, too, and a second ELLIS Family Cemetery is located in that area (see the map in this album | here |). 
From the 1886 Goodspeed history of Roane County, Tennessee comes the following information:
W.M. ELLIS, an old and prominent farmer of Roane County, was born at the mouth of
Pond Creek, in that part now in Loudon County, May 4, 1818. His father, Francis ELLIS,
was born in South Carolina, where he married Sarah BREEDLOVE, and, about 1815,
located where our subject was born, and the next year after the latter's birth, he purchased
and moved upon the farm where our subject lives, but living on the opposite side of the
river. He was a most successful farmer. Stoves, however, were a rare commodity in his
household. He died October 24, 1839, and his wife, surviving him many ears, died at the
age of one hundred. Our subject is the third son and fifth child, and remained at home until
his marriage, except two years during the removal of the Cherokee Indians. March 26,
1839, he married Lucy BOWLIN, a native of Roane County. After his father's death our
subject purchased the portion of the estate lying south of the Tennessee River, containing
400 acres, and has made this his residence ever since. Three sons of ten sons and three
daughters are deceased. The two eldest sons, William and John, enlisted in the Second
Confederate Tennessee Cavalry, the former being killed in February, 1862, the other
serving until the close. The family are members of the Methodist Church.

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