George Washington & Ella Burris Mills

George Washington & Ella Burris Mills

Photo taken around 1900.

George Washington Mills
Born on Dec. 19, 1866 in Graham County, North Carolina.
Died on Oct. 11, 1933 in Monroe County, Tennessee.
Son of Henry Jones & Susan Jane Brawner Mills.

Married on April 7, 1898 in Monroe County, Tennessee to

Ella Burris Mills
Born on May 14, 1873 in Monroe County, Tennessee.
Died on April 16, 1950 in Monroe County, Tennessee.
Daughter of William Jefferson & Lucinda Divine Burris.

Both George and Ella are buried in the
Old Madisonville City Cemetery, Monroe County, Tennessee.

George & Ella had four children:
Mary Lucinda Mills Coleman Reed, Nelle Lee Mills Sharpe,
Minnie Grace Mills Gamble, & Aaron Holmes "Big A" Mills.

After George and Ella married, they moved from Monroe County to
Sunset, Washington and back about three times before they settled
in Monroe County. Their daughters Mary, Nelle, and Minnie, were all
born in Sunset, WA. Their son Aaron was born in Monroe County, Tennessee.

Submitted by:
Great Grandson of George Washington & Ella Burris Mills
& Grandson of Aaron Holmes "Big A" Mills.

This page created by Cory D. Mills