1819-1899

November 26, 1819, Droylsden, Lancashire, England.

September 27, 1899, Newburgh, New York, at his son’s home.

Bloomfield, New Jersey.

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Ellor trained as a hat maker, but by age 18 was leading the Wesleyan chapel choir. He later began working for the railroad being built between Godley Junction and Manchester. He emigrated to America in 1843 and resumed the hat making trade.

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