Ellis, John Willis, 1820-1861

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Birth 1820-11-23
Death 1861-07-07

Biographical notes:

John W. Ellis was Governor of North Carolina, from 1859-1861. This broadside was issued to call the North Carolina legislature into special session on April 17, 1861. The session was called as a result of Abraham Lincoln's call to arms "for the invasion of the peaceful homes of the South ..."

From the description of Proclamation, 1861. (University of North Carolina, Wilmington). WorldCat record id: 49916174

John Willis Ellis was a Salisbury, N.C., lawyer, Democratic Party leader, and governor of North Carolina, 1858-1861.

From the description of John Willis Ellis papers, 1844-1958 (bulk 1844-1865) [manuscript]. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 22611976

John Willis Ellis (1820-1861) was a Salisbury, N.C., lawyer, Democratic Party leader, and governor of North Carolina, 1858-1861.

From the guide to the John Willis Ellis Papers, ., 1844-1958, (bulk 1844-1865), (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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Subjects:

  • Governor
  • Civil war
  • Political Campaigns
  • Diaries (Blank-books)
  • Secession

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  • North Carolina (as recorded)
  • North Carolina (as recorded)
  • Ecuador (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)
  • United States (as recorded)