Ella Jane Falls1

b. circa 1859, d. 1940
Last Edited=3 Jun 2016
     Ella Jane Falls was born circa 1859 at Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Jermiah Falls and Mary Noble.1

Ella Jane Falls married Benj Thompson, son of James Thompson and Phebe A Soper, on 2 May 1881 at Toledo, Tama County, Iowa.1

On 18 June 1900 Ella Jane Falls was enumerated in the household of Benj Thompson on the 1900 U. S. census for Marion, Polk County, Missouri as Ella J Thompson, 40 years old, Wife, married for 19 years, gave birth to 4 children, number of children still living 4, Born Jan 1860 in Illinois, Could read, Could write, Could speak English. Father born in Virginia. Mother born in Illinois. Also enumerated in the household were Lillith Thompson, William H Thompson, Barnny A Thompson, Phebe A Thompson and Barnabas Rector.2

Ella Jane Falls died in 1940.3

Ella Jane Falls was buried at Sodville Cemetery, Ford County, Kansas, FG .3

Children of Ella Jane Falls and Benj Thompson


  1. Iowa State Board of Health, Return of Marriages, Tama County: 305 (Palo Alto - Taylor) year ending 1 Oct 1881, 987, Benjamin Thompson and Ella Jane Falls; database and images, "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937", Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 01 Jun 2016); citing Iowa Department of Public Health. Iowa Marriage Records, 1880–1922. Textual Records. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.
  2. 1900 U. S. census, Polk County, Missouri, Marion, Enumeration District 132, p. 180 B (stamped) p. 10 (written) and , p. 181 A (stamped) p. 11 (written), dwelling 209, family 212, Beng W Thompson; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 22 May 2016); citing NARA microfilm publication T623, Roll 883.
  3. Find A Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com: 22 May 2016), memorial page for Ella J. Thomson, Find A Grave Memorial no. 24833649, Creator:Larry E. Barnes, Photo Diane & John, accessed 22 May 2016, citing Sodville Cemetery, Ford County, Kansas.