Matthias Ellis Lt.
- Born: 2 Jun 1657, Sandwich, Massachusetts 334
- Marriage: Mercy Nye on 4 Apr 1652 in Sandwich, Massachusetts
- Died: 13 Nov 1744-4 Oct 1748, Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts at age 87 334
Another name for Matthias was Matthyas Ellis.
Noted events in his life and other information:
• Dates & Events: 84,334
Matthias, along with his brothers Freeman and Manoah, took the Oath of Allegiance in 1681 (Freeman, op. cit., vol.2, p73). He served on a grand jury 2 June1685 (Plymouth Colonial Records, vol6, page 166). He and his brother Mordecai are listed as Sandwich freemen in 1702 (Freeman, op. cit., vol.2, p85). In 1705 he was named to a committee to act as agents for the settlement of the bounds between Marshpee and Sandwich (ibid, p.86).
• He signed a will. 334
Dated 13 Nov 1744 and proved 4 Oct 1748
Matthias married Mercy Nye, daughter of Benjamin Nye and Katherin Tupper, on 4 Apr 1652 in Sandwich, Massachusetts. (Mercy Nye was born on 4 Apr 1652 in Sandwich, Massachusetts 84,90,334 and died after 13 Nov 1744-7 Nov 1749 in Sandwich, Massachusetts 334.)