John J. ELLINGTON
Review, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 10 November 1921
John J. ELLINGTON Civil War Veteran Died Last Night
Was Born In Kentucky 78 Years Ago - Had Conducted Grocery in the
John J. ELLINGTON died last night at 10:30 o'clock at his home,
Street, after a period of declining health covering several years
complication of diseases.
Mr. ELLINGTON was born in Kentucky and was 78 years of age. By trade
he was a carpenter but in recent years had conducted a grocery in
part of the city and was well known and highly respected citizen.
ELLINGTON was a member of the Fifty-first Regiment Volunteers and
under and was a member of Col. A.A. Spragues Company.
Deceased is survived by his widow, two sons, Guy and Claude, and
daughter, Mrs. Delpha CHOWNING, of Indianapolis; one brother, Richard
Bainbridge, and two sisters, Miss Ella ELLINGTON of North Salem and
Ellis MURRAY of Indianapolis.
Funeral services will be held Friday afternoon at the home at 2
o'clock and will be in charge of Rev. James C. BURKHARDT, pastor
First Christian Church. Internment will take place in Masonic Cemetery.