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William Ellis.

United States. Congress. House

William Ellis.

by United States. Congress. House

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIncrease of pension for William Ellis
    SeriesH.rp.651
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Invalid Pensions
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16070865M

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    William Ellis “Bill” Buckner passed away on Wednesday, Ap , at the age of 91, at Legacy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Tallulah, La. after a long illness. Born in Tallulah on. William Wade Ellis () A few years ago Cliff Thornton transcribed the will of Samuel Gibson, the marine who accompanied James Cook on all three Pacific voyages. 1 One of the witnesses to the will was William Ellis, who had sailed on the Third Voyage as Surgeon’s Mate in HMS Discovery.

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