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Name:John Hanckel Ellerson
Affiliation:Class of 1903
Biography & Genealogy:John Hanckel Ellerson, Class of 1903: Born- Jan. 18, 1882 in Hanover Co. Va. Father- Andrew Roy Ellerson of Chesterfield, Co. Va.; Mother- Rebecca Lewis Storrs of Henrico Co. Va. Pat. Grandfather- Dr. John Hanckel Ellerson of Philadelphia, Pa.; Pat. Grandmother- Laura Roy of Gloucester Co. Va. Mat. Grandfather- Algernon Sidney Storrs of Henrico Co. Va.; Mat. Grandmother- Rebecca Lewis Trueheart of Hanover Co. Va. Married- Julidta M. Lavelle, daughter of Jeoffrey Lavelle. Children- Julidta Lavelle Ellerson; Jeoffrey D. Ellerson. Entered VMI- Sept. 1, 1899; Graduated June 23, 1903 standing 27th in a class of 100. World War I Service- Major in Infantry U.S.A. Careers- Lieut. in U.S. Army after the War.; Teacher. Died- June 14, 1925 in Los Angeles, CA.
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