Ellis, William Marshall

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William Marshall Ellis Soundex Code E420

William Marshall Ellis, building management;

born in: Garnett, Kansas, on Tuesday, August 1, 1871;

son of: Charles Gilbert Ellis and Julia F. Ellis, nee: Julia F. Hosley;

education: student Ottawa University, Ottawa, Kansas, 1893-6;

University of Chicago, 1899-1901;

married: Marie Ellis, nee: Marie Hoover, of Greencastle, Indiana, on Monday, September 2, 1901.

Teacher, Lake Charles College, Lake Charles, Louisiana, 1896-8,

Evansville High School, 1898-1903;

came to Chicago, June, 1903, as secretary of Building Owners and Managers Association of Chicago, continuing 6 yrs.;

resigned, 1909, to become member of Thomas A. Hall & Company, real estate;

reorganized firm, 1916, under title of Hall & Ellis Real Estate, successors to Bryan Lathrop and Thomas A. Hall & Company, managers of office building. and central business property.



Clubs: Union League Club, City Club, Birchwood Country Club.

Recreations: tennis, baseball.

Office: 1675 Old Colony Building

Home: 1431 W. Jarvis Avenue.

Source: Book of Chicagoans, 1917; Rogers Park Directory, 1919, page 24.