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Rev. Frances Asbury "Frank" ELLER

Rev. Frances Asbury "Frank" ELLER[1, 2]

Male 1830 - 1905  (75 years)

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  • Name Frances Asbury "Frank" ELLER 
    Prefix Rev.  
    Born 6 Mar 1830  Wayne County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 8 Aug 1905  Bloomington, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Rose Hill Cemetary, Bloomington, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I754  Christian Eller
    Links To This person is also Rev. Francis A. ELLER (I28) in the J.W. Eller's 1918 Booklet tree on this site  
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2021 

    Father John ELLER, Sr.,   b. 26 Oct 1786, Wythe (later Grayson) County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1840, Bloomington, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Susan SMITH,   b. 14 Oct 1788, Louisa County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1867, Monroe Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1807 
    Family ID F245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth B. (A.) PAULEY,   b. 23 Feb 1822,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 20 Apr 1848  Monroe Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary E. (Mollie) ELLER,   b. 5 Mar 1849, near Bloomington, In Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1932, Monroe, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. John Giles (Gee) ELLER,   b. 25 Jun 1850, Monroe Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1933, Monroe Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. William Jasper "JaP" ELLER,   b. 15 Jan 1852, Monroe County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1918, Bloomington, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Henrietta (Etta) ELLER,   b. 13 Jan 1854, west of Bloomington, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1913, Bedford, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Carrie B. ELLER,   b. 25 Jun 1856,   d. 22 Jul 1863  (Age 7 years)
     6. Martha Emma "Mattie" ELLER,   b. 26 Apr 1858, west of Bloomington, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1927  (Age 69 years)
     7. Zaring H. ELLER,   b. 19 Jun 1860,   d. 16 Sep 1863  (Age 3 years)
     8. Hillary "Hill" ELLER **,   b. After 1860
     9. Ida M. ELLER,   b. 16 Jul 1862,   d. 30 Aug 1862  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Eller, Francis Asbury (1830-1905)
    Eller, Francis Asbury Family
    Eller, Frances A.
    Eller, Frank Asbury (1830-1905)

    Documents
    Golden Wedding Anniversary of Rev. & Mrs. F.A. Eller
    Golden Wedding Anniversary of Rev. & Mrs. F.A. Eller
    Bloomington Telephone Newspaper - 22 Apr 1898
    Family Photo included
    'Eller Reunion' (June 1901)
    "Eller Reunion" (June 1901)
    Annual Meeting and Brief Review of Leading Family"

    Headstones
    Eller, Rev. Frank Asbury (1830-1905)
    Eller, Rev. Frank Asbury (1830-1905)
    A well known minister in Indiana. He entered the Methodist Ministry in 1859, was made a deacon in 1864 and was ordained an Elder in 1872. His ancestors and at least one of his children are burred in the Eller Family Cemetery nearby also in Monroe County.
    Plot: Sec C, Lot 91

    Obituaries
    Eller, Rev. F.A. (1830-1905)
    Eller, Rev. F.A. (1830-1905)

  • Notes 
    • Frank entered the ministry of the Methodist Church in 1859. was ordained Deacon in 1864 and Elder in 1872. He was a member of the Indiana Conference and served the following charges: White Hall Circuit, 1867-1868; Newark, one year; Stanford, three years; Erie, three years; Paoli, one year; Harrodsburg, one year; Bloomfield, one year; Gosport, two years; Monrovia, one year; Morgantown, two years; Campbellsburg, three years; Hortonville one year, and Orleans, part of a year, after the death of the pastor. He was known over these charges as a faithful preacher and an efficient evangelist, and many testify of being led to Christ by him. He died at his home in Bloomington, Indiana, August 8th, 1905. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S463] "A History of the Eller Family" (1918), J.W. Eller , https://www.ellerfamilyassociation.com/media/J.W.Eller_Book.pdf#page=34.

    2. [S475] Ancestry: "Johnson Family Tree", Craig Johnson, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/86522773/person/36543227021/facts.