St. Mary's County People and Places
Rose Etta (Mattingly) Ellis
Photo courtesy of Joann Ellis Humphries



Rose Etta (Mattingly) Ellis (1888-1931) and her children, James Arthur Ellis (1912-1997)is sitting on her lap and her oldest son, Joseph Irving Ellis (1910-1972),is standing on the right. The girl in the background is Clara M. (Dingee) Horner (1902-1995), the daughter of Lewis Edward Dingee and Mary Virginia Phelps.